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Detroit's Castellanos leaves game with hand fracture

THREE STARSNeil Walker - His home run off Rodriguez (1-2) in the ninth proved to be the difference, turning a tie game into a two-run lead for the Mets. "We really haven't seen enough of him - he might be faster than anybody on our team for all I know". "There's no blame here". "If the situation comes where we need to pinch-hit, it's easier to pinch-hit for the DH and if he's catching you got to hit for him and you got to put the DH in the game", Collins said.



Andy Murray shrugs off Zika, Rio absentees

Speaking on the announcement Murray said: "I am very proud to be selected as the Team GB Flagbearer for the Opening Ceremony on Friday". The funding agency UK Sport has set Team GB a target of beating its total of 48 medals in Beijing 2008, which would represent its best performance at an away Games.


Rematch in Rio: Phelps, Le Clos Face off in 200 Fly

Rematch in Rio: Phelps, Le Clos Face off in 200 Fly

Did they get that? "The call room is what it is and it's a hard place and a lot of tension, especially before a final, so we'll see". The call room, where swimmers wait before being summoned onto the pool deck for competition, is also known as the psyche room.


No Bale or Ronaldo in Super Cup squad

No Bale or Ronaldo in Super Cup squad

Marco Asensio scored a brilliant strike from distance for Real Madrid in the first half of the UEFA Super Cup. Making it into the Super Cup competition, but without some of its significant players-the forward pair, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale; midfielder, Toni Kroos; and defender, Pepe-Real Madrid is facing off with Sevilla at Trondheim , Norway reported by the Daily Mail .


New Zealand's Sonny Bill Williams injured, out for rest of Olympics

New Zealand's Sonny Bill Williams injured, out for rest of Olympics

Following a patient start at Deodoro Stadium, Goto opened the scoring in the third minute, only for New Zealand to hit back through Scott Curry, Gillies Kaka's conversion making it 7-7 at the break. "It means any team can win on any day in sevens". But he now faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines as New Zealand look to regroup following a miserable opening result.



Team USA Takes Olympic Gymnastics Gold in Women's All-Around Finals

Team all-around competition starts at 3 p.m. "They were not only physically prepared, but mentally prepared, and that's a nice place to be because you don't have to snap anybody into place", US Olympic coach Aimee Boorman said , according to the USA Gymnastics website.