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Author: 0 Dustin Pedroia Out For Seven Months

Riley Williams III at the Hospital for Special Surgery in NY. It is anticipated that Pedroia would return to games in approximately seven months, the Red Sox said in a press release. Pedroia has four years and $56 million left on his current contract with the Red Sox. The 34-year old had a pretty good season this year batting.293 (with virtually no power), but he could be looking at not returning to baseball until early June next season.

Sports BCCI suspends Pandurang Salgaoncar after he was caught in a sting operation
Author: 0 BCCI suspends Pandurang Salgaoncar after he was caught in a sting operation

Salgaonkar was caught in a sting operation by India Today , where he agreed to tamper with the pitch when undercover reporters posing as bookies approached him. "So MCA will be making a detailed inquiry on what has happened or what has appeared on the television but before we have our urgent meeting", he added.

Sports Joe Girardi Out as Yankees Manager After 10 Years
Author: 0 Joe Girardi Out as Yankees Manager After 10 Years

After the Yankees were eliminated in Game 7 of the ALCS by the Houston Astros , Girardi stopped short of saying he absolutely wanted to return. After that game, Girardi accepted responsibility for not challenging a call that would have ended an inning with his team up five runs rather than load the bases and lead to the Yankees' biggest blown lead in a playoff game since 2002.

Sports Patriots Linebacker Dont'a Hightower out for season, reports say
Author: 0 Patriots Linebacker Dont'a Hightower out for season, reports say

Over the past three games, the Patriots defense is tied for 4th in the National Football League in points allowed and upped its standing in every notable category from the disastrous start to the 2017 campaign. But while the Patriots have a plan, that doesn't mean Hightower's absence won't be felt. Hightower, one of the Patriots' captains, injured his knee during the season opener and missed the next two games.

Sports 1 hopes alive after three-hour WTA Finals epic v Jelena Ostapenko
Author: 0 1 hopes alive after three-hour WTA Finals epic v Jelena Ostapenko

What else can you do but fight to live another day?" If the first encounter of the day was a marathon, the second was a sprint as Czech third seed Karolina Pliskova swatted aside Spaniard Muguruza 6-2 6-2 in just 62 minutes to advance to the last four as pool victor with two victories from as many ties.

Sports Romelu Lukaku On Bench - Manchester United Team vs Swansea Confirmed
Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku On Bench - Manchester United Team vs Swansea Confirmed

Swansea City have struggled in the Premier League thus far, winning just two out of their first nine matches. Managerless Leicester City came from behind to secure a 3-1 win against Leeds United . Since the first minute we felt we were in the game. "I think they both did well, I would say Scott probably very well, because he was really comfortable and strong in midfield".

Sports Martavis Bryant Calls Out Teammate JuJu Smith-Schuster On Instagram
Author: 0 Martavis Bryant Calls Out Teammate JuJu Smith-Schuster On Instagram

He then proceeded to miss a mandatory team meeting on Monday due to an illness - or so it appears. It would be unfair to accuse Bryant of lying before having all of the facts, but the timing certainly raises some red flags. Justin Hunter and Darrius Heyward-Bey are still fast enough to serve as deep-ball threats. But after missing all of a year ago due to violations of the NFL's substance abuse policy, Bryant has just 18 receptions and one touchdown on 36 targets through seven games.

Sports Olivier Giroud's 'scorpion kick' wins FIFA Puskas Award
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud's 'scorpion kick' wins FIFA Puskas Award

Masuluke missed out on becoming the first African to win the prestigious prize at the awards in London on Monday. The Arsenal man won the award with 36.17% of the 792,062 votes cast. "He (usually) never goes forward and he tried an incredible goal , too", he added. "I think it has to be the goalkeeper with the overhead kick. Without them I can not score this goal ".

Sports Ashwin & Jadeja return for India v Sri Lanka Tests
Author: 0 Ashwin & Jadeja return for India v Sri Lanka Tests

Dynamic opener Murali Vijay alongside the prolific spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja has been included in the 16-man squad for the upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka . Kohli has also spoken (recently) about the tough schedule of the Indian team as well. We will let you know at the appropriate time. Prasad, however, said there were no such plans.

Author: 0 Wiggins' heave banks in, leads Timberwolves past Thunder

Andrew Wiggins was suddenly asked if he had called glass upon releasing his shot, which he humbly admitted he didn't, only to get his Timberwolves teammate Karl-Anthony Towns add on to that in the most savage way possible. However, the Thunder came back with a great final quarter of their own as they had 38-27 run throughout. Minnesota led 61-54 at halftime behind 13 points from Towns and 10 from Wiggins.

Sports Nearly 40 women accuse film director James Toback of sexual harassment
Author: 0 Nearly 40 women accuse film director James Toback of sexual harassment

Then, he'd rub himself against them or masturbate in front of them, ejaculating into his trousers or onto their bodies, then walk away, The Times reported. And I didn't deserve to talk to anyone, " said the american actress, Adrienne LaValley after an episode dating back to 2008, during which James Toback is rubbed with it before cumming, she testified.

Sports Jaguars RB Fournette (ankle) inactive vs. Colts
Author: 0 Jaguars RB Fournette (ankle) inactive vs. Colts

That was the case Sunday, with the Jaguars pulling away for a one-sided victory despite rookie running back Leonard Fournette missing the first game of his National Football League career. Bortles was 18-of-26 passing for 330 yards, one touchdown and a 124.7 rating. Sunday's performance against the Jaguars was bad enough for the Colts, as they were shut out in a regular season game, 27-0, for the first time since December 26, 1993.

Sports Interception in OT seals Cowboys' win over Texas
Author: 0 Interception in OT seals Cowboys' win over Texas

The Longhorns opened the second quarter by forcing the Cowboys to fumble and taking over on their own 14-yard line. The Longhorns defense battled valiantly against arguably the top offense in college football for four quarters, and held Oklahoma State to a field goal in the first overtime to set up a potential game-winning drive.

Sports Golden State Warriors @ Memphis Grizzlies: Top-4 Plays
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors @ Memphis Grizzlies: Top-4 Plays

When your team's down eight points with just 43 seconds in the game, you likely would do anything for the fourth quarter to end. After the game, Curry denied throwing it at the referee intentionally. The Warriors suffered their second loss of the season on Saturday night in Memphis, falling to the Grizzlies 111-101 and dropping to 1-2 on the year.

Sports Mumbai ODI: India win toss, elect to bat against Kiwis
Author: 0 Mumbai ODI: India win toss, elect to bat against Kiwis

Both Kohli and Virat have now 48 global centuries as Virat has hit 31 ODI centuries and 17 test centuries while Dravid had scored 36 test centuries and 12 ODI centuries in his whole career. The New Zealand fielders looked understandably drained on the field initially, because of the scorching heat and energy draining humidity. New Zealand , ranked fifth in the world, have drafted in leg-spinner Ish Sodhi as a replacement for Todd Astle, who has been ruled out of today's match at ...

Sports Raiders Clinch Late Win Over Chiefs As Marshawn Lynch Is Ejected
Author: 0 Raiders Clinch Late Win Over Chiefs As Marshawn Lynch Is Ejected

This game was an intense battle, and it boiled over in one scenario. Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch was ejected during the second quarter of Thursday night's game against the Kansas City Chiefs . Despite having some drops against the Chiefs , he brought in 11 passes for 210 receiving yards. Smith hit Demarcus Robinson on a 33-yard pass on the first play of the drive.

Sports Roy Keane Impressed With Classiness Of Man Utd Players After Final Whistle
Author: 0 Roy Keane Impressed With Classiness Of Man Utd Players After Final Whistle

The Red Devils won the match courtesy of a mistake from Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar - who carried Marcus Rashford's long-range free-kick over the goal line. "OK you don't have to win them, you can go to those places and beat them at home, but I think psychologically it's a big boost when you can go to a Man City, go to a Liverpool, go to a Tottenham and win there".

Sports 4 players to watch: Bears-Panthers
Author: 0 4 players to watch: Bears-Panthers

Despite the games being significantly closer , that hasn't led to wins. Known as the "Windy City", current weather forecasts call for rain to accompany wind throughout the game. "It's two-fold. We've got to be able to get things back on track". Stewart needs only two touchdowns to surpass former Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams for second-most in team history.

Sports Michigan Wolverines at Penn State Nittany Lions
Author: 0 Michigan Wolverines at Penn State Nittany Lions

That is 14 decibels short of hearing pain in your ears. Saturday's game, however, looms as a defensive struggle. Its best wins of the year are over Iowa and Pittsburgh. But, in order to realize those hopes, they'll have to win the rest of their games. According to OddsShark , Penn State is favored by 9.5 points, and the over-under is set at 44.

Sports Everton match turns to chaos as fan punches player
Author: 0 Everton match turns to chaos as fan punches player

Before his header though, Williams inspired a brawl behind the Lyon goal. One fan, who was holding a baby during the incident, was filmed lunging at Lyon's players from the stands. Unless the referee ill-advisedly says he saw everything, sanctions really must follow". Everton were hoping to get their Europa League campaign going against Lyon tonight.

Sports Marshawn Lynch suspended one game for contact with official
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch suspended one game for contact with official

Now Lynch has to worry about a possible suspension from the National Football League during his comeback season. You were disqualified for your inappropriate and unsportsmanlike actions. NFL Network's Michael Silver reported Lynch watched the rest of the game from the stands after he was ejected. That will be up to the Raiders to address if they choose.

Sports Hayward suffers gruesome injury, Celtics lose opener
Author: 0 Hayward suffers gruesome injury, Celtics lose opener

Hayward came down awkwardly after an alley-oop pass in the first quarter, dislocating his left ankle and fracturing his leg. The Celtics were leading 12-9 when Hayward went down, but soon lost the momentum as Cleveland pushed in front to lead 54-38 at half-time.

Sports Lonzo Ball Struggles In NBA Debut
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Struggles In NBA Debut

Bring his ass out on the court with me and I will tear his ass up", Beverley shouted, according to The Undefeated. "They are going to come after him, it's what people in this league do". Yeah, you shut him down. OK. Right out the gates, Lonzo will have the task of dealing with NBA All-Defensive first-teamer Patrick Beverley . He played all previous year and nobody said nothing about him.

Sports Chelsea comes from behind to beat Watford 4-2
Author: 0 Chelsea comes from behind to beat Watford 4-2

The Hornets are flying high in the Premier League after eight matches and came into their match at Stamford Bridge full of confidence following their come-from-behind win against Arsenal at Vicarage Road last weekend. However, the second was just around the corner as a minute later Pereya was allowed the freedom of the Chelsea penalty area to slot home after Watford had cut the home side's defence to ribbons.

Sports Tigers pick former rival Ron Gardenhire as new manager
Author: 0 Tigers pick former rival Ron Gardenhire as new manager

During the process, Avila interviewed a number of candidates, including Marlins third base coach Fredi Gonzalez , White Sox third base coach Joe McEwing, Giants hitting coach Hensley Meulens, Astros bench coach Alex Cora and Rockies bench coach Mike Redmond.

Sports No deal yet for De Bruyne
Author: 0 No deal yet for De Bruyne

Belgium worldwide De Bruyne , 26, is now on £110,000-a-week but will see that salary rocket to £220,000-a-week under the terms of the new deal. "We had a little discussion at the time, it happens", he said. First, there was a brilliant reverse pass, played while looking the other way, for Leroy Sane to roll across goal and allow Raheem Sterling to tap in City's second goal.

Sports Schmeichel: Ederson could cost City title to Man U or Chelsea
Author: 0 Schmeichel: Ederson could cost City title to Man U or Chelsea

Manchester City playmaker Kevin De Bruyne has insisted that it is shaping up to be a two-team race for the Premier League title between his side and rivals Manchester United . De Bruyne heaped praise on the club's Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson Santana de Moraes and said he has started the season well. "Especially at the moment, we are playing maybe a little bit better, but we're just building on what we did a year ago and, for the moment, everything is going well".

Sports NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says players should stand for anthem
Author: 0 NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says players should stand for anthem

The comment that only "six or seven players" were involved in the protest struck many as curious. "Issues in our communities, to make our communities better". Trump has maintained his offensive against the protesting athletes, on Monday calling for the National Football League to suspend players who continued to kneel.

Sports AB de Villiers joins Gayle, Dhoni in six-hitting club
Author: 0 AB de Villiers joins Gayle, Dhoni in six-hitting club

Although, the 'keeper-batsman contemplated taking the review against the LBW call, better sense took over for him and he chose to walk back on 46. De Villiers walked in to loud cheers from the Paarl crowd but his partner Amla nearly sold him down the river with a stop-start run only for the mid-on fielder to fumble and allow a reprieve.

Sports NFL picks Dallas to host the 2018 NFL Draft
Author: 0 NFL picks Dallas to host the 2018 NFL Draft

Philadelphia had been in contention to again host the draft, while Green Bay and Kansas City were considered long shots. Instead, the city converted space outside of its famous Philadelphia Museum of Art into a massive 250,000 person festival during Draft weekend.

Sports Rojo close to Man Utd return confirms Mourinho
Author: 0 Rojo close to Man Utd return confirms Mourinho

Lukaku closed the exchange with a hearty hug for the young man. But defensively the three-time European champions have also been solid, conceding just six goals in 13 games in all competitions. "That's why we controlled the game because we defended properly and the goal was not against the current of the game, but we end up ending the game and we are nearly qualified so that's it".

Sports Draymond Green strains knee as Warriors lose opener
Author: 0 Draymond Green strains knee as Warriors lose opener

It wasn't all that incendiary, since Golden State and Houston owned the NBA's top two offenses last season, respectively, but Green - as he is wont to do - took it as an affront to both his Defensive Player of the Year status and the Warriors' ranking as the league's second-best defense in 2016-17.