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Major League Baseball first-round pick pays family's mortgage for Christmas, captures emotional video

Major League Baseball first-round pick pays family's mortgage for Christmas, captures emotional video

According to ESPN , Smith was picked seventh overall in the amateur baseball draft. Smith tweeted a video of his mother and father crying as his mother read the letter on Monday. Our home is finally all YOURS. The video is just lovely all around, from Smith's mother's tears to her son's proud smile. Last season, he hit.342 with 13 home runs and a school-record 77 RBI in 59 games as a junior at Virginia.


Man Utd vs Burnley preview

Man Utd vs Burnley preview

What happened when we last faced them? "It's one I look forward to, and the fact it's Boxing Day as well, Christmas time, it's going to be a good atmosphere". That's what we've done over the season. Man Utd have won 19 of their 23 Premier League Boxing Day matches, giving them the best win percentage of all clubs on this day in the competition (83%).


Top four bid will be lost if Liverpool don't tighten up: Klavan

Top four bid will be lost if Liverpool don't tighten up: Klavan

The greatest faults in Liverpool's defence came rushing back to the fore in Friday night's madcap 3-3 draw against Arsenal at the Emirates. After Liverpool midfielder James Milner said his team need to be more boring, Klopp demurred when asked if he would be willing to use more conservative tactics in future.


KSA denies Qatari claim on displaying flag in chess tournament

KSA denies Qatari claim on displaying flag in chess tournament

A World Chess Federation official went off-script during the opening of the world speed-chess championships in Saudi Arabia on Monday night to address the exclusion of Israeli players from the tournament. Israel Geller said Sunday that the Saudis never responded to the Israelis' applications. However, the relationship has remained covert, with Riyadh officially disavowing any plans to establish ties before a peace deal with the Palestinians is reached.


The star of the Kapoors Christmas lunch-Taimur Ali Khan

The star of the Kapoors Christmas lunch-Taimur Ali Khan

Speaking about the Kapoors, the presumably "first family" of Bollywood hosted a Christmas lunch to mark the occasion and guess who showed up looking as cute as a button? Several pictures of Taimur were shared on the social media by his Aunt Karisma Kapoor.