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Mets celebrate 'homecoming' to CNY, will buy Syracuse Chiefs

Mets celebrate 'homecoming' to CNY, will buy Syracuse Chiefs

A pair of A-ball teams remain outside of the area: High Class-A St. Lucie is in Florida, where all the Mets minor league operations are run, and Low Class-A Columbia is in SC and its player development contract runs only through the 2018 season.


Tom Brady will play Sunday despite shoulder injury

Tom Brady will play Sunday despite shoulder injury

But the injury Brady suffered is not a big deal, as it is to his left (non-throwing) shoulder. Brady was present at the team facility Tuesday but didn't join his teammates at practice. Tight end Rob Gronkowski , who didn't play last week because of a thigh injury that popped up the day before the game, was on the field for the practice.


Arjen Robben left the national team!

Arjen Robben left the national team!

Robben enjoyed a fabulous worldwide career after he burst onto the scene aged 19 in a friendly against Portugal back in April 2003. And it was plenty over a Dutch global career spanning 14 years. The Sweden centre-back hooked a clearance into his own arm, and Robben fortuitously scuffed the spot kick past Robin Olsen with a scuffed panenka.


Bears Pull Off Incredible 2-Point Conversion Trick Play

Bears Pull Off Incredible 2-Point Conversion Trick Play

The Vikings need to be very aware of how they manage their offense because that is how you manage Sam Bradford's pain. "He extended plays for us, made plays downfield, made plays with his legs, put us in position to win that game". Keenum outpassed Bradford in the first drive of the second half, throwing for 68 of the Vikings' 75 yards on the series. He's the quarterback and now the leader of the offense, at least until Bradford gets healthy (if he ever does) or Bridgewater proves he ...


Seemingly unhurt Nick Kyrgios Retires Mid-Match at Shanghai Masters

Seemingly unhurt Nick Kyrgios Retires Mid-Match at Shanghai Masters

The Aussie was forced to undergo psychological counselling at the end of a year ago as part of a deal to reduce his ban and it remains to be seen what action is taking against the volatile player. A member of Kyrgios's coaching team told AFP in Shanghai as the player exited the arena that the world-ranked 21 had injured his shoulder. World number 19 Kyrgios matched Nadal early on, winning his opening two service games but became involved in a debate with umpire Mohamed Lahyani over a close ...


France Football Release 30-Man Shortlist for 2017 Ballon d'Or Award

France Football Release 30-Man Shortlist for 2017 Ballon d'Or Award

The remaining 25 names on the shortlist will be announced at intervals throughout Monday with the final five released at 6.15pm. Ballon d'Or organisers France Football have released the first five names to be included on the shortlist and Neymar is joined by Chelsea's N'Golo Kante, Juventus ' Paulo Dybala and Real Madrid duo Luka Modric and Marcelo .