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Baseball sticks to Cardinals player's chest protector

Baseball sticks to Cardinals player's chest protector

It was definitely Velcro-ed to his chest". As Molina frantically looked for the ball, Szczur headed toward first base. "That's all I can tell you", Matheny said. The World Series champions won two in a row after losing to the Cards on opening night. MINNEAPOLIS - Jason Castro and Jorge Polanco hit consecutive RBI doubles in the seventh inning, and Minnesota dented Kansas City's bullpen again to sweep the season-opening series.


Windies Test series to be Misbah's swansong: PCB chairman

Windies Test series to be Misbah's swansong: PCB chairman

He only played 39 T20 internationals, scoring 788 runs at an average of 37.52. During his stint as captain, Misbah led them to the pole position in the ICC Test Rankings which they surrendered to their arch-rivals India. "Our Test team is quite established, conditions will suit us and our team will do good in the West Indies". But the veteran has always been expected to call time on his illustrious career, with former Pakistan cricket heavyweights demanding he step down in January after a ...


Willy Hernangomez posts a big double-double in Knicks' loss

Willy Hernangomez posts a big double-double in Knicks' loss

Porzingis is hoping to play one of the last two games, especially since he has missed 14 games already and the Knicks are 4-10 when he sits. "I would hate to think where we'd be this year without him", Spoelstra said before the game. "Even when we are own big we still fight to the end. We know they like to flop, the antics they do, we know that". Toronto ended the quarter on a 12-2 run led by DeRozan, building a 26-19 advantage.


Lewis Hamilton: It's painful when you mess up

Lewis Hamilton: It's painful when you mess up

For most of the remainder of the race, Vettel held a commanding lead. The deployment of the safety auto looked set to favour the Mercs, with both Bottas and Hamilton pitting on lap 14, taking advantage of the safety vehicle while the marshalls cleared Stroll's wounded Williams off the track.


Predators route Blackhawks 5-0

Predators route Blackhawks 5-0

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Chicago Blackhawks know one thing with an absolute certainty: They must play better. After a 1-0 victory in Game 1 against the Blackhawks, where Nashville squeaked out a victory and prompted Chicago head coach Joel Quenneville to remark how "easy" of a shutout it was for Pekka Rinne , it wouldn't have been a surprise to see an even series after Game 2 heading back to Nashville.


Arsene Wenger's Arsenal on worst Premier League away run since 1995

Arsene Wenger's Arsenal on worst Premier League away run since 1995

The England global claimed Sam Allardyce's men "wanted it more" and that "you could sense that from the kick-off", while also saying "that wasn't us tonight" after letting the fans down. "This is my third game at home and my third win and I'm very happy". "In the second half, they came out strong, scored the second goal and from then on you could see it was more hard".