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Cubs win 11th straight, Szczur hits 2 HRs to rout Cardinals

Cubs win 11th straight, Szczur hits 2 HRs to rout Cardinals

Addison Russell hit his 14th home run for the NL Central-leading Cubs . The Cubs won 4-3 in 11 innings on Thursday and followed it up with a dominant 13-2 victory Friday. Szczur and Soler hit solo home runs in the sixth off Jerome Williams. Losing the first two of a four game series against the Cards rival drops them 14 games out of first.



Doug Martin Ready for Game Action

Agholor could not get open and the one time he did during the first half, he dropped a high throw from Carson Wentz. He came out. He was in the right frame of mind. As he ran out with his teammates, Wentz raised his arm. The second came on a low snap that squirted 10 yards behind him. Pederson went on to say he will meet with offensive line coach Jeff Stoutland next week and go over the options.



Rams beat Cowboys, 28-24, in return to LA

Rams: "I had to remind them it was a preseason game", Fisher said. "It was as if we had just clinched the playoff as far as they were concerned". No. Mannion also connected with Nelson Spruce for a 7-yard touchdown pass in the fourth period to get the Rams within 24-21. Philip Rivers got the job done in his one series, throwing a touchdown pass to Melvin Gordon.


Nate Ebner adds Olympic appearance to bucket list

Nate Ebner adds Olympic appearance to bucket list

According to the Boston Globe, Patriots special teams captain Matthew Slater wore Ebner's team jersey on the first day of training camp. Isles kept his Olympic aspirations afloat by switching to rugby in 2012 after watching footage of the sport on the Internet.


Olympics-Swimming-United States win women's 4x100 medley gold

Olympics-Swimming-United States win women's 4x100 medley gold

Needing only to land her second vault to win, Biles was near ideal. Simone Biles added gold in the women's vault final Sunday to her haul of Olympic gold medals so far in Rio. And now, finally, an Olympic champion. She won the 100m freestyle in a dead-heat with Canada's Penny Oleksiak on Thursday. At age 35, Anthony Ervin was something of a long shot to win the frenetic 50m freestyle at Rio 2016 , but he did just that, and he did it an incredible 16 years after he first won the same ...


United States wins 1000th Olympic gold medal

United States wins 1000th Olympic gold medal

After becoming the first Black woman to take home the gold in an individual swim event, Simone made a decision to give fans world wide a bit of shock and awe as she also became the first American woman to place in the top two in two different individual swim events and we love it! She stays on pace to win an unprecedented five gold medals, with balance beam Monday the most questionable.