Author: 0 Giants top Dodgers 2-0 despite injuries to Cueto, Crawford

Los Angeles stranded 10 runners in the game and went 0-for-10 with runners in scoring position. Trying to jump over four teams in the crowded AL wild-card race, the Yankees hope to get center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury back from a bruised right knee.

Sports Sale gets 16th win as White Sox top Royals 7-4
Author: 0 Sale gets 16th win as White Sox top Royals 7-4

In his final start September 1 against Round Rock, Vargas allowed two runs on five hits, including a home run, in 5 2/3 innings. "I didn't even know I had 999 hits", Morales said through coach Pedro Grifol as his translator. "He got in a bind there", White Sox manager Robin Ventura said of Gonzalez's fifth inning. He just wasn't locating the way he usually does. "When I started this, I don't know why, I had just two goals".

Author: 0 Steelers-Eagles, Bengals-Broncos Among Best Games

Surprisingly, his star wide receiver Antonio Brown has only caught two of them. Davis can roam from nickelback to safety depending on the situation and the scheme. The Eagles will play without starting cornerback Leodis McKelvin for the second consecutive week and enter the game with only three cornerbacks: Nolan Carroll , Ron Brooks , and rookie Jalen Mills .

Author: 0 More medical issues for Chris Bosh

The Heat , restricted by National Basketball Association rules that limit what teams can say when a player may be facing a potentially career-threatening or life-threatening medical situation, have not divulged any specifics about Bosh's health.

Sports Kevin Garnett plans to retire after 21 seasons
Author: 0 Kevin Garnett plans to retire after 21 seasons

After a 21-year-career, 14 in Minnesota, Garnett has averaged 17.8 points and 10 rebounds a game. Garnett spent the bulk of his career in Minnesota. "His Minnesota fans will always cherish the memories he has provided". Garnett, 40, had one year worth $8 million remaining on his contract with the Timberwolves.

Author: 0 Denny Hamlin's victory at Richmond sets Chase field

He can play the role of spoiler in the final 10 races, however, and should run consistently well throughout the remainder of the season. Sep. "I feel pretty good about our vehicle after practice", McMurray said of his No. "I think things get a little bit tamer in the Chase because people are aware of the Chase cars". In fact, he all but outright mentioned the 2014 incident in which Stewart fatally struck a sprint auto driver.

Sports Sox Sweep Orioles and Now Have Won 8 Straight!
Author: 0 Sox Sweep Orioles and Now Have Won 8 Straight!

Atlanta's Matt Kemp hit two home runs to power the Braves over Miami 6-3. "It really doesn't matter". Ramirez hit his 29th homer in the seventh to make it 5-3 and send the Red Sox to their eighth straight win over an AL East foe, their longest such run since 1990.

Author: 0 Torn Meniscus Muddles Future for Adrian Peterson

Bank Stadium. Many Vikings fans disagreed with the decision to let go of a first round draft pick in 2017 and a compensatory pick in 2018 for Bradford, but if Bradford can keep performing like he did Sunday night, it'll be very clear that the trade was very well worth it.

Sports Vikings WR Diggs named NFC Offensive Player of the Week
Author: 0 Vikings WR Diggs named NFC Offensive Player of the Week

But give (number) 14 credit. Diggs was known for his elusive moves and speed in the open field. Linebacker Eric Kendricks won defensive honors last week. You've got to know where he is every play", McDermott said. The Vikings defence is stacked from the line to the safeties and if they can hold Aaron Rodgers to the worst game of his career, then the sky's the limit.

Author: 0 City confirm Kompany's groin injury - no date for return

City added that the injury was not a recurrence of a calf injury which the 30-year-old centre-back struggled with for much of last season. The latest setback is another blow for Kompany, who has suffered 33 injuries since moving to England from Hamburg in 2008.

Sports Adrian Peterson to undergo surgery, could return in 2016
Author: 0 Adrian Peterson to undergo surgery, could return in 2016

Minnesota coach Mike Zimmer might address Peterson's surgery later Thursday. Zimmer said more will be known after the doctor looks at Peterson's knee during surgery on how long he will be out. "So the opportunity is here, and I just have to step in and do my job". Kalil, the team's starting left tackle in every game the past five seasons, was placed on injured reserve and isn't expected to return this season.

Author: 0 Aggressive Steelers hit all right notes in opening win

That wasn't the only matchup the Redskins lost in, and Kirk Cousins was bad in his first game as a franchise tagged player, but the Norman-Brown spectacle, only due to the trash talking of the cornerback, grabbed the headlines. Washington failed to stretch the field offensively, with DeSean Jackson's 33-yard reception the Redskins' only play of more than 20 yards all evening.

Sports New Orleans Saints, Better Yet
Author: 0 New Orleans Saints, Better Yet "New Orleans Aints"

I didn't understand it. But worry not, says head coach Ben McAdoo. "As tough as it is to lose a game, I'd be lying if I said there isn't a little, little, little piece of me that didn't appreciate what this game meant to this city", Falcons coach Jim Mora, whose father coached the Saints from 1986 to 1996, told reporters after the loss.

Author: 0 Puig, Dodgers taunt Giants with '#DontLookAtMe' shirts

With nobody out in the second inning Moore was removed from the game. Bochy said he spent perhaps 15 minutes chatting with Scully, "though it was probably longer". And to wash down the bitterness with a nice swig of Ipecac, it was Puig the Antagonist who tormented the Giants (80-72) in a result that all but assures that the Dodgers will win their fourth consecutive NL West title.

Sports Poll is Aaron Rodgers seeing a decline in his skills?
Author: 0 Poll is Aaron Rodgers seeing a decline in his skills?

It was a sign of the times . Green Bay opened the regular season with two away games for the first time since 1924. Led by defensive end Ezekiel Ansah , they have some nice talent up front, but they have obvious holes in the secondary and at linebacker.

Sports Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson hit in face with pie at event
Author: 0 Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson hit in face with pie at event

Sean Thompson, 32, approached the mayor, pulled a pie out of the bag and shoving it in his face - setting off a short scuffle, in which Johnson punched Thompson in the face several times, according to witnesses descriptions of the scuffle in local media reports.

Sports Peterson's season in flux after injury
Author: 0 Peterson's season in flux after injury

Vikings RB Adrian Peterson is officially on the road to recovery. "I didn't even know he was hurt", Fackrell said, "until I got up and went back to - not the huddle - but went back and got ready for the next play, and he was still on the ground".

Author: 0 Lewis HamiltonMercedes' driver still in F1 title fight

Hamilton, who chalked up his 99th podium finish, was way off the pace in the first half of the race and when asked what was wrong, he replied: "I was struggling with my brakes, they were way overheating. In Singapore, if you are lacking laps in free practice and lacking direction on where to take the setup, it is a vicious circle and confidence is key around Singapore and, if your teammate gets out of the block in the way Nico did this weekend, it becomes very hard.

Author: 0 Pep Guardiola: 'Bournemouth the best side we've faced this season'

De Bruyne was previously on Chelsea's books but the Belgium worldwide was not afforded a chance to play and subsequently loaned out before being sold. Every time he decides the right decision and we are lucky to have him. "Of course we are so happy but I said before, it's not enough". "You guys in the press don't see it but we know and that's why we are so sharp on the pitch".

Author: 0 EFL Cup: Rooney starts for Man United at Northampton Town

Marcus Rashford of Manchester United gets clear to score his team's third goal during the EFL Cup Third Round match between Northampton Town and Manchester United . City enjoyed the best of the first half, but it took until four minutes into the second half for Gael Clichy to put them ahead with a deflected shot.

Author: 0 Josh Norman: Josh Norman: Left side of field is 'my office'

Beckham said . "He plays with a lot of emotion or passion, whatever you want to call it". "I don't think anything's going to happen, to be honest with you", Redskins coach Jay Gruden said. You got Victor Cruz , who's going to be comeback player of the year. "You have two outstanding competitors at the top of their game". Leading up a good player on defense and a good player on offense going against each other it was...

Author: 0 Your Guide To The 2016 World Cup of Hockey

You may have noticed in the exhibition game on Thursday that each Team Europe player had his country's flag on the left arm of his sweater. With the World Cup being the ultimate pinnacle in worldwide ice hockey, both these teams won't want to give each other an inch in what should be a hugely entertaining game.

Sports WR Julian Edelman prepping to be Patriots' backup QB
Author: 0 WR Julian Edelman prepping to be Patriots' backup QB

The crucial first win more than tripled the odds of going 4-0 without Brady, jumping from eight to 26 percent. Thanks to their outstanding defense, the under is a ideal 4-0 in the Texans' last four games and is 5-1 in their last six games versus AFC opponents.

Author: 0 Canadian wheelchair racer and politician Stilwell races to second gold in Rio

Gold medals have been won in 10 sports - athletics, boccia, cycling, canoe, equestrian, rowing, swimming, triathlon, table tennis and wheelchair tennis. "He is just the best horse in the world". My first day did not go as well as had planned it, but I am so proud of [her horse's nickname] JP. "Sometimes I stop in front of my medals and think about what it took to get to that point".

Sports Jose Mourinho Could Make January Transfer Bid For Real Madrid's Isco
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho Could Make January Transfer Bid For Real Madrid's Isco

Manchester United is keeping tabs on the £25m-rated midfielder as they look forward to the second stage of Mourinho's squad revamp. Manchester United are reportedly weighing up a January move for Real Madrid's out-of-favour playmaker Isco , who has been the subject of Tottenham Hotspur's interest in recent months.

Author: 0 Pernell McPhee gets in Jay Cutler's face after interception

Entering the game against the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday night, the Bears only had two quarterbacks on their active roster. "I'm fine with that", Cutler said, via ESPN .com. Cutler has been less than impressive through his first two starts with 373 passing yards, one touchdowns, and two interceptions, but had reportedly suffered ligament damage in his thumb in the team's opener against the Texans, according to Adam Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times .

Sports Kaepernick Plans to Donate $100K Per Month & Said He's Received Death Threats
Author: 0 Kaepernick Plans to Donate $100K Per Month & Said He's Received Death Threats

Edwards said he has spoken to Kaepernick about how discussions across the country would help ensure the quarterback's protest led to change. "And people don't like to address that". POLITICS MEETS SPORTS Missouri State Senator Jamilah Sheed took her seat as the rest of her colleagues stood and recited the Pledge of Allegiance before a new session last week.

Sports Cris Cyborg Still Has 24lbs To Lose Before Friday's UFC Weigh-Ins
Author: 0 Cris Cyborg Still Has 24lbs To Lose Before Friday's UFC Weigh-Ins

The Invicta FC featherweight champ is scheduled to fight Nina Lansberg at UFC Fight Night 95, and the bout is contracted at a catch-weight of 140. The argument against the addition of a 145-pound women's division has been a painfully thin roster of fighters who can compete at that weight class, but "Cyborg" argues that right now even the women's bantamweight division isn't exactly deep.

Sports Brissett now needs to prepare for Texans on Thursday
Author: 0 Brissett now needs to prepare for Texans on Thursday

While the Patriots are making the noise, suspended Brady continues to express his thoughts on his team. And while coach Bill Belichick won't rule Garoppolo out for Thursday's get-together with the Texans , it's looking like Brissett will make his first National Football League start.

Author: 0 No. 1 Alabama denies another upset from No. 17 Ole Miss

Ole Miss was awarded a touchdown on a play that should have been negated by a penalty the refs missed and couldn't overturn. The Tide settled for a 32-yard field goal from Griffith to make it 7-3 with 5:54 left in the first quarter. "They have to do what I've asked them to do to be reinstated". The punt return brought the Tide to within seven and was a key piece of the UA comeback from its early 21-point deficit.

Author: 0 Liverpool cast Derby aside in another show of strength

In other Liverpool team news Loris Karius is set to make his debut in the League Cup against Derby County tonight. Joel Matip has stepped up in the Frenchman's absence and Klopp has been delighted with the start to his Liverpool career.

Sports Rick Porcello goes distance as Boston Red Sox top Baltimore Orioles
Author: 0 Rick Porcello goes distance as Boston Red Sox top Baltimore Orioles

Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts watches his two-run home run in the third inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore , Monday, Sept. But the New York Mets' wild card hopes were rocked by a 7-3 home loss to the NL-worst Atlanta Braves. That's the eighth dong Betts has slapped at Camden this season, and the ninth he's hit in his 16 games against the Orioles.

Author: 0 Cam Newton not anxious about long-term health from hits to head

His father, however, has his concerns. He clarified his comments, saying it is his job to win football games not to call hits. I'm not here to worry about retirement plans. "We're dwelling on something that I don't want to dwell on", Newton said Wednesday at Bank of America Stadium after a few questions on the topic.