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Sale had been announced as Boston's starter against Clayton Kershaw on Sunday, but Red Sox manager Alex Cora announced after the game he was switching to David Price and saving Sale for a possible sixth game at Fenway Park on Tuesday.
  • Cowboys acquire Amari Cooper from Raiders for 1st-rounder

    Cowboys acquire Amari Cooper from Raiders for 1st-rounder

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    The Cowboys' trio of offseason additions - Allen Hurns , Deonte Thompson and Tavon Austin - have combined for 32 catches, 391 yards and 3 touchdowns as the receiver snaps have been split relatively evenly these first seven games. Gruden has not blinked through a season in which a 1-5 record has only amplified the criticism he has received for trading away star edge-rusher Khalil Mack before the season.
  • Ronaldo insists he is an ´example´ amid rape allegations

    Ronaldo insists he is an ´example´ amid rape allegations

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    Kathryn Mayorga filed a civil lawsuit last month in Nevada claiming Ronaldo raped her in his Las Vegas hotel room in 2009. Ronaldo, 33, denies the allegations. The Ecuadorian global is back in full training but this game may come too soon so Ashley Young could retain his place at right-back. "I mean, I can remember what it was like when I was here in Manchester and know all about the history".
  • Sokratis Papastathopoulos not spotted in training ahead of Leicester City clash

    Sokratis Papastathopoulos not spotted in training ahead of Leicester City clash

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    Arsenal head coach Unai Emery will resort to his trusted midfield duo of Granit Xhaka and Lucas Torreira, who could play a key role in this encounter given Leicester City's strength in midfield . Ramsey said during the worldwide break that he has no intention of pushing for a move in January, and Emery urged the midfielder to stay focused on the next match.
  • Messi ruled out for three weeks with fractured arm

    Messi ruled out for three weeks with fractured arm

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    Barcelona on Twitter . However, Barcelona defender Gerard Pique is optimistic that the Spanish champions and league toppers can cope without their star man, though psychologically there is a chance of them being slightly impacted by his absence.
  • Skip Bayless takes a jab at LeBron James vs. Coach Luke Walton

    Skip Bayless takes a jab at LeBron James vs. Coach Luke Walton

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    In the two other times James has debuted with a new team, it took a while for him and his new teammates to jell. James has now lost all four National Basketball Association debuts during his career - including his dramatic return to Cleveland in 2014 - but believes his new team just needs time.
  • Trolls push Red Sox all the way to World Series

    Trolls push Red Sox all the way to World Series

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    He struck out a postseason career-high nine batters while walking none and holding the Astros to three hits. Troy Caldwell made headlines yesterday when it was ruled that he interfered with Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts after he attempted to rob a Jose Altuve home run ball.
  • Jose Mourinho on best behaviour for Chelsea vs Man Utd

    Jose Mourinho on best behaviour for Chelsea vs Man Utd

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    The 23-year-old is convinced better times lie ahead, adding: "I think personally it's only a matter of time that the success is going to be coming back". The under-fire manager will be desperate for victory against second-placed Chelsea following a very disappointing start to the season. Being the division's top scorer with 7 goals to his name, Eden Hazard is the obvious game changer for Chelsea.
  • 76ers lack top talent depth to keep up with Celtics

    76ers lack top talent depth to keep up with Celtics

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    The Celtics would be starting with superstars Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward on the floor for the first time since the inaugural game of last season, along with up and coming stars Jaylen Brown and Jason Tatum. Six of his points came on the fastbreak which just underscores how much trouble he had getting clean looks in the halfcourt. As Brown said, the fact that Fultz was at least willing to take the jumpers the Bulls were giving him is important.
  • Nance Jr., Cavs agree to four-year contract extension

    Nance Jr., Cavs agree to four-year contract extension

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    Per insider Chris Haynes, big man Larry Nance Jr . has agreed to a four-year extension worth $45 million. Nance's father played for the Cavaliers for seven of his 14 National Basketball Association seasons, fueling the son's excitement about the extension.
  • 4 questionable Manny Machado plays from his career

    4 questionable Manny Machado plays from his career

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    After a quick turnaround, Game 5 in the best-of-seven series is Wednesday afternoon, with Wade Miley pitching for the Brewers on three days' rest against fellow lefty Clayton Kershaw . With fans on their feet, pinch-hitter Travis Shaw struck out with a runner on third to end the inning. Ryan Braun worked a walk to load the bases with two outs but Kershaw escaped the jam by striking out Jesús Aguilar.
  • This boxer just signed the richest sports contract in history

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    Golovkin, who was also with HBO, has not agreed a deal with a new US TV network yet and his move could signal how likely he is to have a third fight with Alvarez in the near future. "Forget about what the price is, the amount of money that we're making". "I've always liked a challenge, and this is yet another challenger in my career", Alvarez said in a statement.
  • Get the chequebook out! - Mayweather talks up potential Khabib clash

    Get the chequebook out! - Mayweather talks up potential Khabib clash

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    The boxer has now responded, addressing potentially interested parties and pointing them in the direction of Ellerbe's social media channels, where the video was posted . "Let's fight. Let's go". "Of course I am the king because he can not drop McGregor". UFC president Dana White revealed a year ago that he had held talks with Mayweather about the possibility of the American entering the octagon for a future mixed martial arts fight.
  • Dortmund deny claims a price has been set for Jadon Sancho

    Dortmund deny claims a price has been set for Jadon Sancho

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    It'll be more playing time, at a club with a history of nurturing young talents, that allows Sancho to fulfil his masses of potential, develop further and, in the fullness of time, secure a move to a European big-hitter. "That won't faze me at all", he said. I learned so much in Holland. Dembele was only at the German club for a season, having signed for a reported £13.5 million in 2016, and Sancho has had a similar rise to the Barca man.
  • ‘Embarrassing’: Yanks routed by Red Sox 16-1, trail ALDS 2-1

    ‘Embarrassing’: Yanks routed by Red Sox 16-1, trail ALDS 2-1

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    Kimbrel opened the ninth with a four-pitch walk to Aaron Judge , who had already homered off Kimbrel in the ninth inning of Game 1, before allowing a two-strike single to Didi Gregorius . For the second straight night, Yankees rookie manager Aaron Boone hesitated to remove his starting pitcher early. It certainly wouldn't be smart for Yankees starter C.C.