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Buck Showalter hopes Orioles can return to normalcy after win

Buck Showalter hopes Orioles can return to normalcy after win

Dustin Pedroia slugged a solo homer to move into sole possession of eighth place on the Red Sox's career hits list with 1,708. Tuesday's incident led to a call Wednesday afternoon with MLB commissioner Rob Manfred, MLB chief baseball officer Joe Torre, the two managers, Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski and Orioles GM Dan Duquette.


Bobby Ryan lifts Senators past Penguins in OT in Game 1

Bobby Ryan lifts Senators past Penguins in OT in Game 1

Ottawa Senators' Dion Phaneuf (2) checks Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) in the crease during the first period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, May 13, 2017, . For Anderson, that means playing more like he did against the Bruins - he posted a.921 SP and one shutout in six games - and putting together a much better performance at 5-on-5 than the.897 SP he turned in against NY.



Nadal, Djokovic to Meet Saturday in ATP Madrid Semifinals

Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic defeated Robin Haase of the Netherlands 7-6 (5), 6-3. Halep with face in-form Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic or Svetlana Kuznetsova in Saturday's final. Nadal won the encounter in the 2009 semi-finals, while Djokovic beat the Spaniard in the finals in 2011. Djokovic holds one of the weakest of his seasons in the last 10 years.


Arsenal defeat Stoke City 4-1 to keep Champions League hope alive

Arsenal defeat Stoke City 4-1 to keep Champions League hope alive

Arsenal is playing all around better football with three of their last four wins ending in clean sheets for Petr Cech and the Arsenal defense. Player ratingsStoke: Jack Butland 6, Glen Johnson 5, Ryan Shawcross 5, Bruno Martins Indi 6, Erik Pieters 5, Geoff Cameron 5, Glenn Whelan 5, Xherdan Shaqiri 5, Joe Allen 5, Marko Arnautovic 6, Mame Diouf 5.



Klopp: Top four pressure is good for Liverpool

He said: 'If we perform in the last three games how we can perform then we will win games and we will play in the Champions League. 'Of course, we knew before the game what happened [on Sunday], with the other results, and it was a big, big step for us'.



Antonio Conte applauds Middlesbrough fans after Chelsea win

West Brom lost at home to Chelsea for the first time in five games in the corresponding fixture last season (D1, L3). Conte, who afterwards admitted "now I'm a bit relaxed" after repeatedly focusing only on the next game, said: "Our worst moment was after the United defeat, because Tottenham won the game and to see your opponent only four points (behind) was very bad".