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Cubs Beat Nationals, 2-1, Take Lead in Division Series

Cubs Beat Nationals, 2-1, Take Lead in Division Series

The two errors put Murphy on third, and Maddon was booed as he went to the mound to pull Quintana in favor of Pedro Strop. Aaron Judge capped a four-run second inning with a two-run double to put NY in control. 2003-2010 seems like one constant season to me, where the offseason was just as onerous and important as the season itself. It's easy to blame Washington manager Dusty Baker for the Nationals being one loss away from first-round elimination for the fourth time in six years.



Kevin McHale Is Not A Clown

McHale , now a television analyst, got the ball rolling as part of an NBA TV panel when he said, per ESPN, "James can see all the passes and do everything, but James is not a leader ". "I asked a lot of him a year ago", D'Antoni said. I lived through it, believe me everybody in the locker room did this [forehead slap]. Voters had a good reason for overlooking Harden , though, as Houston went just 41-41 and nearly missed the playoffs one season after advancing to the Western Conference ...


Severino, Yankees force Game 5 with Indians after 7-3 victory

Severino, Yankees force Game 5 with Indians after 7-3 victory

The culprit: Indians superstar shortstop Francisco Lindor . " I screwed up . And it's hard", Girardi said . When it comes to challenging umpire's calls, managers generally view their players' pleadings with a skeptic's eye: Trust but verify.


Wales v Republic of Ireland, World Cup 2018 qualifier

Wales v Republic of Ireland, World Cup 2018 qualifier

It's not just a matter of signing a new contract. "I think our approach will be similar to the one that we had against Italy in Lille where we knew before the game that a win was the only thing that mattered for us". Ireland could be paired with the likes of Italy, Croatia , Portugal or Switzerland but manager Martin O'Neil says they are ready for the task.


Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. fractures ankle, will undergo surgery

Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. fractures ankle, will undergo surgery

Beckham was carted off the field just a few plays before the Los Angeles Chargers scored the go-ahead touchdown, sending the Giants to a 27-22 loss on Sunday. Damon Harrison, however, stepped up and earned the highest Pro Football Focus grade of both teams during the loss. And, maybe the most impactful, Gordon got called for a false start with the Chargers inside the red zone - with Rivers throwing an interception one player later.



Updates on injured and available for Liverpool match at Anfield

Whether Martinez selects Lukaku for Belgiums dead rubber game against Cyprus tonight is yet to be seen, however it is boost for Jose Mourinho who's United side travel to Anfield for Saturday's early kick off. They are atop the table alongside Manchester City (they are behind their crosstown rivals on goal differential). "There are revenue differences between Manchester United and Liverpool ", Purslow pointed out.