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WASHINGTON -- Matt Kemp returned to the lineup with a home run and a double in the second inning, then limped off the field in the ninth. Cheap Titans Jerseys Authentic . A too-good-to-be-true day for the Los Angeles Dodgers turned out to be just that. They completed a sweep of the Washington Nationals on Sunday with a 9-2 win that kept them a half-game out of first place in the NL West. The game marked the first time Kemp, Hanley Ramirez and Carl Crawford were in the starting lineup at the same time. It might be a few days before it happens again -- because Kemp hurt his left ankle sliding into home plate on a force play, a needless injury that came from lack of hustle. "Its not bad. I hope its not bad," Kemp said. "The biggest thing will be tomorrow when I wake up and see how it feels." Manager Don Mattingly said the injury appeared to be a sprain, and that no X-rays were planned. Nor did he expect Kemp to return to the disabled list. "Thats what I said last time, too," Mattingly said with a chuckle. Activated from the 15-day DL before the game -- he had left shoulder inflammation following off-season surgery -- Kemp led off the second with a homer that bounced among the cherry trees beyond the left-field stands. He then doubled home Andre Ethier in a seven-run inning against Jordan Zimmermann (12-5), quickly turning a much-anticipated matchup of All-Star aces into a rout. Clayton Kershaw (9-6) allowed two runs and two hits over seven innings with nine strikeouts and no walks, putting his major league-best ERA at 2.01. The Dodgers were 9 1/2 games out of first on the morning of June 22, but theyve since gone on a 20-5 splurge. Sundays win temporarily pulled them even with the Arizona Diamondbacks, who then moved a half-game ahead when they beat San Francisco 3-1 later in the day. While the Dodgers are brimming with confidence, the series was a nadir for the Nationals, who have dropped eight of 10 and lost all semblance of the "Natitude" that produced the best record in the majors a year ago. After losing close games Friday and Saturday because of a collapse in clutch hitting -- 2 for 21 with runners in scoring position -- the Nationals on Sunday looked like a once-promising TV series that has finally jumped the shark. They hit only six balls out of the infield in Kershaws seven innings, including two mostly meaningless homers by Jayson Werth after the game was well out of reach. Manager Davey Johnson experimented again with Bryce Harper batting leadoff; Harper went 0 for 4 with three strikeouts. Adam LaRoche returned after missing two games with the flu and went 0 for 3. Scott Hairston started in place of Denard Span and went 0 for 3. Zimmermann, who has been battling a sore neck, lasted just two innings, the shortest outing of his career. "Theres a good attitude," Johnson said. "Im the one thats frustrated. Im the one that has trouble sleeping." Everyone in the Dodgers starting lineup except Kershaw scored at least one run, and even he had an RBI groundout. Kemp added another hit, an RBI single in the fourth. Ramirez lifted his average to .393 with a three-run homer and a single, and Crawford had three hits and a walk. Kemp also reached base with a walk in the ninth and was on third when Crawford hit a slow roller toward first with two outs. It would have been an infield hit had Kemp hustled home. Instead, he took his time and allowed the Nationals to make a play at the plate. He was hurt sliding into the catcher. "I wasnt running hard," Kemp said. "I took a hit away from CC. CC has every reason to be mad at me because that was my fault, and the results of me not running hard to home plate kind of tweaked my ankle a little bit." NOTES: Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig didnt start after going 0 for 9 with five strikeouts Friday and Saturday. "He seemed a little lost to me the last couple of days, just kind of confused at the plate," Mattingly said. ... It was the first road sweep for Los Angeles against the Nationals franchise since taking three from the Montreal Expos from May 24-26, 1996. ... The Dodgers optioned OF-1B Scott Van Slyke to the minors to make room for Kemp. Wholesale Titans Jerseys . - Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie never doubted he would bring back coach Dennis Allen for a third year despite back-to-back 4-12 records. Cheap Titans Jerseys . - Derek Wolfe says hes finally healthy after suffering a seizure in November that doctors now believe was related to the spinal cord injury he suffered in the preseason. http://www.cheaptitansjerseyselite.com/ . The next step is a better finish. Bae played bogey-free Friday on another gorgeous day at Riviera for a 5-under 66, giving him a one-shot lead over Aaron Baddeley and Robert Garrigus going into the weekend. ISTANBUL -- Substitute Viktor Tsygankov scored a second-half goal for Dynamo Kiev to salvage a 1-1 draw at Besiktas in the Champions League on Wednesday.The 18-year-old midfielder was at the far post in the 65th minute to meet a free kick from Andriy Yarmolenko and net just three minutes after he came off the bench. His goal denied Besiktas a victorious home return to the Champions League after a seven-year absence.Portugal forward Ricardo Quaresma put the hoosts ahead with a perfectly executed free kick from 22 meters in the 29th minute, giving goalkeeper Artur Rudko no chance to save in his Champions League debut. Cheap Titans Jerseys China. Napoli keeps a perfect record with a 4-2 victory over Benfica on Wednesday to lead Group B. Besiktas is second with two points, Dynamo and Benfica have one each. 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John Molina Jr. Cheap Golden State Warriors Jerseys . did not come close to making weight for his junior welterweight world title shot against unified champion Terence Crawford on Friday, and while the fight is still on, Molina cannot win the belts.Though Crawford was inside the 140-pound weight limit, weighing in at 139.6 pounds, Molina was dramatically overweight.He was 144 pounds and, given two hours to lose the excess four pounds, he returned to the scale and was 143.4 for the fight on Saturday (HBO, 9:35 p.m. ET/PT) at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska, Crawfords hometown.Crawford cannot lose the belts even if he loses the fight. Molina agreed to give up an undisclosed five-figure payment of his $400,000 purse to Crawford, who will add it to his $1.5 million purse, to go through with the fight.We are disappointed Molina didnt make weight, Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti told ESPN. Im glad for everyone involved that we were able to get (the side deal) done. This was very unexpected. Molina looked and acted fine all week, but even salt looks like sugar.Top Rank did not have any notion Molina was heavy until Friday morning, which is when Molina promoter Tom Brown of TGB Promotions called Moretti to inform him that Molina probably would not make weight.Ive never been overweight before, Molina said. I tried my best to get it off in the two-hour limit, but I couldnt.Crawford (29-0, 20 KOs), 29, unified titles with a one-sided decision win against Viktor Postol on July 23 in a career-best performance and will be making his fourth defense against Molina.Molina (29-6, 23 KOs), 33, of Covina, California, a big underdog, is coming off a significant victory against former junior welterweight world titleholder Ruslan Provodnikov on June 11, a fight for which Molina did make weight.Lightweights Raymundo Beltran (31-7-1, 19 KOs), 35, a Mexico native based in Phoenix, and Mason Menard (32-1, 24 KOs), 28, of Rayne, Louisiana, both weighed in inside the 135-pound limit for their scheduled 10-round co-feature. Beltran weighed 133.8 pounds and Menard was 134.2. Cheap Warriors Jerseys China . - Chris Tierney snapped a tie with a power-play goal late in the third period as the London Knights rallied from a 3-0 deficit to beat the Erie Otters 5-3 in Ontario Hockey League action on Wednesday. Cheap Swingman Warriors Jerseys . World champions Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia won the gold medal with 237.71 points, Moore-Towers and Moscovitch followed at 208.45 and Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov of Russia were third at 187. http://www.cheapwarriorsjerseysstore.com/ . -- Jonathan Drouin gave Halifax the boost it needed to edge host Sherbrooke Phoenix 3-2 in a shootout in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action. PHOENIX -- The Arizona Diamondbacks have reinstated second baseman Aaron Hill from the 15-day disabled list and optioned left-hander Joe Paterson to Triple-A Reno. Hill hit .306 the first 10 games of the season before breaking his left hand after being hit by a pitch thrown by Pittsburghs James McDonald on April 9. Cheap Warriors Jerseys. He returns to the first-place Diamondbacks after a six-game rehab stint at Reno. Hill hit .302 with 26 homers and 85 RBIs with the Diamondbacks in 2012 after being traded from Toronto. Patterson appeared in two games for Arizona, allowing a run in 2 1-3 innings. Wholeslae Jerseys NFL Jerseys Cheap Wholesale NBA Jerseys Cheap NHL Jerseys Cheap MLB Jerseys Wholesale Soccer Jerseys Cheap College Jerseys Cheap Football Jerseys Cheap Basketball Jerseys Cheap Baseball Jerseys ' ' ' 
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OXFORD, Miss. Wholesale Athletics Jerseys . -- Nick Fitzgerald ran for career-high 258 yards and two touchdowns and also threw three touchdown passes to lead Mississippi State over Mississippi 55-20 in the Egg Bowl on Saturday night.Mississippi State (5-7, 3-5 Southeastern Conference) has won five of eight Egg Bowls under coach Dan Mullen. This rivalry victory -- in front of a 66,038 fans on the Rebels home turf -- was particularly impressive.Every time you win it, its awesome, Mullen said. Every time you lose, its awful. Because it sticks with you. What an unbelievable feeling.The Bulldogs finished with 457 yards rushing and averaged nearly 10 yards per rushing play. Aeris Williams added 191 yards rushing and two touchdowns, but it was Fitzgerald who had the biggest gains, including runs of 70 and 61 yards.Its a phenomenal feeling, Fitzgerald said. Its always great when youre running and no ones around you. To do it in a big time game like this in front of this crowd -- its unreal.Ole Miss (5-7, 2-6) was led by freshman quarterback Shea Patterson, who threw for 320 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions. Akeem Judd led the Rebels with 107 yards rushing.Mississippi State jumped out to a 27-10 lead by midway through the second quarter largely thanks to big running plays for Fitzgerald and Williams. Ole Miss has struggled with its linebacker play all season and the Bulldogs were eager to exploit that weakness in the middle in the field, hitting the Rebels again and again for big gains.Ole Miss rallied late in the second quarter with 10 straight points to pull within 27-20 by halftime, but the Rebels were outscored 28-0 in the second half.It stinks and I hate it for the fans, the university, the seniors and everybody involved with this program, Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze said. Its a very disappointing night.THE TAKEAWAYMississippi State: The Bulldogs earn a satisfying ending to the regular season after several frustrating moments this fall. Whats even better for Mississippi State: Several of the teams star players like Fitzgerald (sophomore), Williams (sophomore) and linebacker Leo Lewis (freshman) should have plenty of football left in Starkville.Ole Miss: Its been a disastrous season for the Rebels, which started as the No. 11-ranked team in the country. A porous defense, combined with season-ending injuries to key players like quarterback Chad Kelly and cornerback Kendarius Webster was too much for Ole Miss to overcome.BREAKING RECORDSFitzgerald ran for a 70-yard gain in the first quarter to break the school record for yards rushing by a quarterback. The previous record was 986 by Dak Prescott during the 2014 season. Fitzgerald entered the game with 985.-----More AP college football: www.collegefootball.ap.org and https://twitter.com/AP-Top25 . 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A trip to Perth is unlikely for Silent Sedition who is instead set to run in the Group Three Summoned Stakes at Sandown.Silent Sedition won two stakes races during her three-year-old season and was second in the Group One Australasian Oaks while so far this spring she has been placed in her two starts in Group company.Silent Sedition ran an eye-catching second to Sheidel first-up at Caulfield before finishing third in a 1400m Group Three race for mares at Flemington as favourite.She holds a nomination for the Railway Stakes in Perth but trainer Andrew Noblet felt the mare needed to be dominant last start to warrant the trip.He said at this stage the plan was to stay home and run in Saturdays Summoned Stakes in which Silent Sedition has the outside barrier in the field of 16.She just got chasing from a fair way out (last start) and probably the hard run first-up might have just taken the edge off her, Noblet said.Shes come through that really well and she goes into a suitable race on Saturday although I would rather it was 1600 metres and not 1500.Silent Seditions stablemate Super Cash is the only mare in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m), her first attempt at weight-for-age. Cheap Tony Phillips Jersey. .Super Cash won at Caulfield and ran fourth in a Group Three straight race at Flemington last Saturday week when she came down the inside section of the track with the three placegetters on the outside.She did all the donkey work on the inside and still beat those horses easily. I thought she went great, Noblet said.Given Super Cashs liking for the straight at Flemington, Noblet said the Newmarket Handicap would be an autumn goal.I know its a hard race but shes a good horse down the straight and she would have no weight on her back, so it might be a viable option for her, he said.The trainer also has debutant two-year-old Another Demon in Saturdays Merson Cooper Stakes.Another Demon is out of Almas Angel and hails from a family close to Noblet.Almas Angel is an unraced half-sister to stakes winners Sistine Angel and Sistine Demon, both trained by Noblet. 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MIDDLESBROUGH, England -- United States goalkeeper Brad Guzan is staying in the Premier League after joining promoted Middlesbrough from relegated Aston Villa. Mike Love Jersey .The 31-year-old Guzan agreed to a two-year contract with Middlesbrough where he faces competition for a starting place from former Barcelona and Spain goalkeeper Victor Valdes, another summer transfer signing.Guzan, who played for the U.S. in the run to the Copa America semifinals in June, joined Villa in 2008. Tremaine Edmunds Jersey .com) - The Calgary Flames aim to bounce back from their first regulation home loss of the campaign on Friday night when they host a Detroit Red Wings club that they swept in three meetings a season ago. Levi Wallace Jersey .ca looks back at the stories and moments that made the year memorable. http://www.wholesalebillsjerseys.com/?tag=youth-david-sills-jersey . Then the Pacers gave Oladipo and his Orlando teammates the cold shoulder. Paul Georges buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of the third quarter spurred a 21-4 run, finally sending Indiana past the Magic 97-87 in a tougher-than-expected opening night matchup. When Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant announced hed be signing with the Golden State Warriors, NBA players reacted with a mix of shock and jokes about NBA 2K17, but Thunder fans werent in quite as jovial a mood. It wasnt long before the Fourth of July barbecues in Oklahoma City got a new addition to the menu: Durant gear. Cam Phillips Jersey. But one fan decided he just couldnt do it, pulling the fire away and wishing Durant luck in his next home. Wholeslae Jerseys NFL Jerseys Cheap Wholesale NBA Jerseys Cheap NHL Jerseys Cheap MLB Jerseys Wholesale Soccer Jerseys Cheap College Jerseys Cheap Football Jerseys Cheap Basketball Jerseys Cheap Baseball Jerseys ' ' ' 
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Andy Murray could set up another showdown with Novak Djokovic at this weeks Rome Masters, live on Sky Sports. Penny Hardaway Jersey Large. The British No 1 forced Djokovic into a deciding set in Sundays Madrid Open final, but would eventually suffer a 6-2 3-6 6-3 defeat, his fourth in a row against his Serbian rival. Both Murray and Djokovic are part of a strong field in Rome, including Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka, as the top stars continue to work towards the French Open later this month. Roger Federer returns to action in Italy this week The second-seeded Murray starts in the opposite side of the draw from defending champion Djokovic and the Scot will face either Mikhail Kukushkin or exciting youngster Borna Coric in his opening match. Fellow Brit Aljaz Bedene could face Djokovic if he comes through his first match against Frenchman Stephane Robert. Rome Masters: Selected matches Milos Raonic v Marco Cecchinato Fabio Fognini v Guillermo Garcia-Lopez Alexander Zverev v Grigor Dimitrov Richard Gasquet v Julien Bennetau Nick Kyrgios v Salvatore Caruso Thomaz Bellucci v Gael Monfils Nick Kyrgios, Richard Gasquet, Milos Raonic and Gael Monfils are all part of a packed opening day schedule, with Grigor Dimitrov taking on Alexander Zverev in the pick of matches.Watch live action from the Madrid Masters this week, starting on Monday at 10am on Sky Sports 3. Also See: Novak masters Murray in Madrid Murray lost mental battle Murray v Djokovic recap Authentic Custom Suns Jersey.C. United of Major League Soccer. United chose the defender in the second round of the 2013 MLS re-entry draft. Custom Suns Jersey China. MORITZ, Switzerland -- Fog prevented downhill racers from getting their Olympic dress rehearsal. http://www.customsunsjersey.com/. -- Aaron Murray threw for 408 yards and three touchdowns, ran for another score, and led No. RICHMOND, Ky. -- Authorities say an Eastern Kentucky Colonels basketball player has been arrested on a rape charge.Records at Kentuckys Madison County Detention Center show 23-year-old Jaylen Babb-Harrison was arrested Sunday in Richmond and charged with first-degree rape.A statement from Eastern Kentucky says Babb-Harrison, a redshirt senior guard, has been suspended from the team. It says the school is cooperating with police.Local media organizations cited an arrest citatiion in reporting that police were called to a Richmond hospital when a female reported she was at Babb-Harrisons home and that he had sex with her against her will. Cheap Suns Jerseys. WKYT-TV reports Babb-Harrison declined to be interviewed at a jail. His first court appearance is set for Wednesday.Online jail records didnt list an attorney for the player. ' ' ' 
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TSN, CTV, and RDS get revved up for the start of the 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Presented by Mobil 1, as the green flag drops on the first race of the season – the Pintys Presents The Vortex Brake Pads 200. Cheap Converse Shoes China. The race airs live Sunday at 1pm et/10am pt on CTV, with the remaining races from the 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series airing exclusively on TSN and TSN Mobile TV, and in French on RDS. The Pintys Presents The Vortex Brake Pads 200 marks the first major event at Bowmanville, Ontarios newly renovated Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, which now features major track and facility upgrades, including a new event and broadcast centre. Defending series champion D.J. Kennington from St. Thomas, Ontario, hits the track in search of his third NASCAR Canadian Tire Series title, but is in tough against a field that includes Cambridge, Ontarios J.R. Fitzpatrick – the winner of last years season opening race. Featuring Canadas top drivers, the 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series boasts a 12-race championship schedule that has teams competing on tracks in British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia.  Throughout the racing season, NASCAR on TSN is driven by NASCAR Canada, a partnership between TSN and NASCAR that is responsible for the growth and commercialization of NASCARs Canadian sponsorship, licensing, and integrated media assets. TSNs complete 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series schedule is as follows:• Sunday, May 19 – PINTYS PRESENTS THE VORTEX BRAKE PADS 200 at 1 p.m. ET on CTV (visit CTV.ca for local listings)• Sunday, June 23 – Delaware Speedway at 1 p.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, June 30 – SPEEDWAY 200 at 1 p.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, July 14 – JIFFY LUBE 100 at 11 a.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, July 21 – A&W 300 at 1:30 p.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, July 28 – VELOCITY PRAIRIE THUNDER PRESENTED BY BAYER CROPSCIENCE at 11 a.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, Aug. 4 –  Autodrome St. Eustache at 11 a.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, Aug. 18 – JULIAWINES.COM 100 at 11 a.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, Aug. 25 – WILSON EQUIPMENT 300 PRESENTED BY KOMATSU at 1 p.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, Sept. 1 – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park at 11 a.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, Sept. 14 – HUDCO 300 at 2 p.m. ET on TSN• Sunday, Oct. 6 – PINTYS 200 at 5:30 p.m. ET on TSN2 Cheap Salomon Shoes China.C. -- Manny Malhotra had two goals and an assist, leading the Carolina Hurricanes to a 6-3 win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday. Clearance Shoes China. The showiest items on Calgarys lot were forwards Mike Cammalleri and Lee Stempniak. Both will be unrestricted free agents this summer. http://www.cheapshoeschinaonline.com/cheap-saucony-shoes-china-283a.html. Nine days before the opening ceremony, organizing committee chief Dmitry Chernyshenko said Wednesday that Sochi is "fully ready" and will deliver safe, friendly and well-run games that defy the grim reports that have overshadowed preparations. MUNICH -- German second division side 1860 Munich has invited all its fans to lunch with its new coach on Monday.The club says former Porto, Olympiakos and Fenerbahce coach Vitor Pereira is to take charge from Jan. 1, but that the 48-year-old will meet fans for a joint-meal at a brewery-restaurant in Munich after his presentation to media.Investor Hasan Ismaik, who has shares in 1860, and club president Peter Cassalette will also be present at the lunch.FFormer midfielder Pereira won two league titles with Porto in his native Portugal and a Greek league and cup double with Olympiakos. Cheap Adidas Shoes China. 1860 is only two points above the second divisions relegation zone after a disappointing first half to the season.The club sacked Pereiras predecessor Kosta Runjaic as coach in November. ' ' ' 
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ALLEN PARK, Mich. Authentic Custom Hawks Jersey. -- Darius Slay took the field for Detroits first practice of training camp with his contract concerns in the past.Slay signed a four-year extension with the Lions worth about $50 million, a deal that lasts through the 2020 season. The 25-year-old cornerback was heading into the fourth and final season of his rookie contract, and now Detroit doesnt have to worry about losing him to free agency in 2017.I know the organization, they love me. I love them, Slay said. They gave me a great opportunity. I put a lot of good tape on film. I was very important to the team, and Im glad to still be here.The Lions announced Slays extension shortly before practice Friday. His contract had been one of the teams biggest unresolved issues during the offseason. Slay has become an important part of the Detroit secondary, and the Lions hope hell be valuable for years to come.Darius earned this extension, and we are happy to reward him accordingly, general manager Bob Quinn said in a statement. We also are pleased to have finalized this now so the team and Darius can focus on the start of training camp and preparation for the upcoming season.The other big bit of news from the Lions on Friday was injury-related. Linebacker DeAndre Levy was put on the active non-football injury list. Neither Levy nor coach Jim Caldwell elaborated on what the problem was.Slay has played in 45 games for the Lions, making 36 starts. He has 149 tackles (119 solo) in his career, with four interceptions and 35 pass defenses.He said he became pretty emotional after the deal was done.I tried to hold my tears in, but I couldnt too long, because of where I came from, he said.Two years ago, the Lions were unable to work out an extension with Ndamukong Suh when he was entering the last season of his contract. They ended up losing him to free agency.Detroit avoided that scenario with Slay, a player who has progressed well since the Lions drafted the Mississippi State standout in the second round in 2013.Thats the plan. You know, build our own through the draft and find good guys and then extend them and keep them here, team president Rod Wood said. Its a lot easier when you know the guy than signing him from free agency when youre hoping that you know him. So were really happy that it worked out this way.The Lions signed Levy to a contract extension around this time last year, then he missed almost the entire season because of hip problems. He stopped to talk to reporters after practice Friday, but the exchange became a bit amusing when he referred questions about his injury to Caldwell -- over and over again.At one point, he was asked how frustrating these injury problems have been.Its just a little stress -- that Caldwell probably could describe better than I could, he said.For his part, Caldwell gave no details about the injury but said Levy is still a big part of the teams plans.If it was something long-term that we deemed as being long-term, you certainly know I would let you know that, Caldwell said. We want to be a little bit prudent in terms of how we deal with it.Safety Don Carey was also put on the active NFI list.---Online:AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and www.twitter.com/AP-NFL Dominique Wilkins Jersey Large. Third-seeded Murray had the easiest path to victory on New Years Eve, barely breaking a sweat during his 6-0, 6-0 win over 2,129th-ranked Qatari wildcard recipient Mousa Shanan Zayed. Hawks Jerseys China. Any real chance at payback wont come until the playoff. Still, Pittsburgh knows its taut 3-2 win over the Bruins on Wednesday night is a pretty good place to start laying the groundwork. "They are a very good defensive team," Penguins forward Brandon Sutter said. http://www.customhawksjersey.com/. A lawyer for MLB, Matthew Menchel, confirmed Wednesday the league dropped its case against Biogenesis of America, its owner Anthony Bosch and several other individuals. The lawsuit had accused Biogenesis and Bosch of conspiring with players to violate their contracts by providing them with banned performance-enhancing substances. The Blue Jays dominated the Rangers in Thursdays ALDS Game 1. Will they make it a Texas two-step when the two teams meet again Friday afternoon?Go inside the numbers and matchups that will decide Fridays game, and then vote for which team will win at the bottom of the page.Inside the pitching matchupWhen?Happ is on the mound:?One of the least likely 20-game winners in recent memory,?J.A. Happ?signed a three-year, $36 million contract that now looks like the bargain of the offseason. When he was traded from the Mariners to the Pirates last year, Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage had Happ raise his arm slot a bit and take a more direct stride toward home plate.The idea that this increased the velocity on his four-seamer isnt necessarily true. While he now throws 92-93 mph as opposed to 89-90 when he first came up with the Phillies, he was also throwing 92-93 with the Blue Jays in 2014. It has, however, generated more swing-and-misses -- up from 15.9 percent with his fastball in 2014 to 20.5 percent this year -- with better command as well. The raise in arm slot has perhaps added some deception to his delivery.He works away to right-handers with his fastball and goes up or low and away to lefties. He throws both a four-seamer and two-seamer and throws his fastball a lot -- 73 percent of the time. Among qualified starters, only Bartolo Colon and teammate Aaron Sanchez threw a higher rate of fastballs. His secondary pitchers are a slider, curveball and changeup. He throws the curve about only seven times per start but batters hit .137 against it. It could be an effective two-strike option against an aggressive Rangers lineup. -- David SchoenfieldWhen Darvish is on the mound: In his return from Tommy John surgery,?Yu Darvish?was as dominant as before, striking out 132 batters in 100 innings. After returning in late May, he made three starts and then missed five weeks because of neck and shoulder issues, but he was healthy in the second half. In his final outing against the Rays, he fanned 12 in six innings.Darvish has a full arsenal of pitches (including a slider, changeup, curveball, cutter, sinker) but has learned that he can succeed living off a fastball that averaged 93.5 mph -- actually higher average velocity than pre-surgery -- and a deadly slider. He changes speeds effectively with the fastball as he can still dial back and touch 97-98. Batters hit .157 against his slider, right in line with his career mark of .162. Perhaps as a precaution after the surgery, he doesnt throw the slider as much as he did, down from 30 percent to about 20 percent.One thing I dont understand is why he doesnt ditch the cutter. It was an effective pitch for him in 2012, but batters have pounded it ever since -- hitting .333 and slugging .567 against it. Sometimes it seems Darvish simply has too many pitches and likes to use all of them, although he has cut his walk rate from his rookie seasonn. Wholesale Custom Hawks Shirts. The Rangers were pretty careful with his pitch count as he topped 100 only three times (all in August), but improved efficiency allowed him to go six-plus innings in 11 of his final 13 starts. -- SchoenfieldPlayer in the spotlightAdrian Beltre. At 37, Beltre had another tremendous season, hitting .300 with 32 home runs and cementing his status as a first-ballot Hall of Famer. He was also Mr. Clutch, hitting .385/.408/.646 in late and close situations. He has averaged 6.3 WAR per season since joining the Rangers in 2011. What hed love is to get back to the World Series like that first season in Texas -- and win it this time. -- SchoenfieldWhat will decide todays gameJose Bautista has homered in each of the first two games of this postseason, but hes about to face his kryptonite. Hes 1-for-18 with nine strikeouts against Game 2 starter Darvish. On Bautistas career, thats his worst average against any pitcher he has faced at least 15 times.Darvish has succeeded against Bautista by keeping the ball away. He typically throws outside pitches -- those on the outer third of the plate or further outside -- 44 percent of the time against right-handed hitters. Against Bautista, that rate is 60 percent. Bautista hit .175 with a .288 slugging percentage against outside pitches this season. From 2012 to 2015, he hit .250 with a .411 slugging percentage against them.?--?ESPN Stats & InfoChoosing sides: Who will win?When Darvish becomes a free agent after next season, hell be looking for a deal that pays him close to $30 million, if not more. Winning Game 2 of the ALDS against lefty Happ would look real good on an already excellent resume. Darvish will need his best effort to beat Torontos 20-game winner, but the Rangers signed him to win games like this. He gave up one run or fewer in three of his past four starts. Who knows how much the four-day layoff hurt the Rangers, but it wont matter all that much if they go down 2-0. -- Jean-Jacques TaylorThe Blue Jays won big Thursday and have 20-game winner Happ starting. Closer Roberto Osuna also probably will be recovered and ready to go. So the Rangers will need a great outing from Darvish or they will be heading to Toronto with their backs to the wall, their toes on the cliff edge and their spouses one finger tap from booking a mid-October trip to Hawaii. Will that pressure help or hurt Darvish? Well see, but Im looking for a closer game than 10-1.?-- Jim CapleWhere the series standsIts not a must-win game for the Rangers, but it feels like a must-win game, as you dont want to go back to Toronto down 2-0 and facing AL ERA leader Aaron Sanchez in Game 3. Bautista has homered in six of his past 13 games, so Darvish will have to figure out how to avoid seeing another Bautista long ball.?--?Schoenfield ' ' ' 
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PHILADELPHIA -- Jets quarterback Bryce Petty threw a 44-yard touchdown pass to Robby Anderson before injuring his shoulder, but a pair of big plays helped the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New York Jets 14-6 Thursday night. Rob Ramage Jersey Large.Paul Turner returned a punt 71 yards for a touchdown and Ed Reynolds took an interception 90 yards for a score to help the Eagles (4-0) complete an undefeated preseason for the first time since 2012, when they finished 4-12 in Andy Reids last season as coach.Petty tossed a perfect strike down the right sideline that Anderson caught in stride after beating JaCorey Shepherd. But the second-year pro took a hard shot on the play and left with a shoulder injury. Petty didnt return even though the Jets said he was probable to come back.Petty said X-rays on his right shoulder were negative and hes scheduled for an MRI on Friday.Pettys injury could solve New Yorks quarterback dilemma. Geno Smith, a former starter, is expected to back up Ryan Fitzpatrick for the second straight season. Rookie Christian Hackenberg is a second-round pick, so his spot should be secure. The Jets (1-3) are considering keeping all four quarterbacks on the roster, but Petty could end up on injured reserve.Petty, a fourth-round pick in 2015, was 4 of 6 for 87 yards.I definitely want to be here, Petty said.Hackenberg followed an up-and-down debut against the Giants last week with an awful performance. He was 11 of 31 for 54 yards and one pick. Hackenberg made a poor throw while being hit by Bryan Braman, and Reynolds reached down to intercept it and ran it back 90 yards.It was a great learning experience for me to get that many reps, Hackenberg said. It was valuable for me.Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford and most starters for both teams didnt play.PICK THISEagles backup QB Chase Daniel threw interceptions to Taiwan Jones and Juston Burris in the first half and finished 14 of 22 for 131 yards.WIN A JOBAnderson, who played on the same field for Temple, had two catches for 61 yards and might have earned a roster spot following an impressive preseason. ... Turner, another undrafted rookie, couldve solidified his spot as Philadelphias fifth receiver. ... Reynolds also helped his cause to make the roster.WAITING GAMEEagles RT Lane Johnson is still waiting to find out about his pending 10-game suspension for violating the NFLs substance abuse policy. Pederson said the uncertainty makes things difficult for continuity. Allen Barbre would either start in Johnsons place or return to left guard.KHIRYS CARRIESJets RB Khiry Robinson played in his first game since he broke his leg with New Orleans last November. Robinson had 13 carries for 25 yards and caught three passes for 18 yards.INJURY UPDATEEagles: Carson Wentz, the No. 2 overall pick slated to be the No. 3 QB, missed his third straight game because of broken ribs. ... WR M.J. McFarland (knee).Jets: Petty was the only announced injury.KICKING BATTLECaleb Sturgis and Cody Parkey each made an extra-point. Sturgis appears to have the inside track to enter the season as Philadelphias kicker after replacing an injured Parkey, a 2014 Pro Bowl pick, last season.QUOTABLEJets: He has a lot of confidence, but still has a lot to learn from a technical standpoint, coach Todd Bowles said of Anderson. He has playmaking ability, but he has to get a better grasp of the offense.Eagles: Hes done everything hes been asked to do, coach Doug Pederson said of Turner. Hes making it hard on us. Authentic Custom Avalanche Jersey. Defencemen Drew Doughty, Shea Weber and forward Ryan Getzlaf also scored for the Canadians, who started their gold-medal defence 2-0. Goalie Roberto Luongo, getting the call in place of Game 1 starter Carey Price, was solid when needed in making 23 saves for the shutout. Cheap Custom Avalanche Jersey.ca NHL Power Rankings for the second straight week, ahead of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Colorado Avalanche. http://www.customavalanchejersey.com/. In Europe, top teams seem to be largely happy with their squads after spending nearly $1 billion in the off-season. And although English league clubs are unlikely to splash cash in January, Arsenal and Chelsea could be tempted to strengthen their squads with new strikers. TROON, Scotland -- Bill Haas struck his drive on the 11th hole, immediately flung his arm to the right, and asked his caddie: Am I gonna find that?Next up was Charl Schwartzel, who leaked his tee shot even further right and onto a rail track adjacent to the fairway. Looking straight ahead, he shook his head and stuck out his right hand in a signal for another ball.Just two of the many players finding it tough at The Railway hole at the British Open on Thursday.At 482 yards, the par-4 No. 11 ranked as the hardest hole at Royal Troon, just like it did in 2004. It averaged 4.7 shots, more than one of Troons three par-5s and almost as much as the other two. Fourteen players made worse than double-bogey, and David Duval, Steven Bowditch, and Kristoffer Broberg walked off with 9s.Lets be honest, said Bubba Watson, who bogeyed No. 11, that hole fits nobodys eye.Looking out from the tee box, theres danger everywhere on the hole at the far end of the links course. First of all, its a blind tee shot with a 218-yard carry over a mass of gorse bushes covering the view of a tight fairway. A rail track runs the length of the hole to the right, with trains to and from nearby Glasgow and Ayr running in both directions about every five minutes. On the other side of the track, horses roam beside a couple of houses.Theres usually a train coming, Kevin Na said to the gallery, having backed away from a shot from the thick rough on hearing a train approach. One goes that way, and one comes back.To the left, theres more heather. And then theres the wind off the nearby Irish Sea to contend with. All in all, its a daunting shot, even for a driver of the quality of Rory McIlroy.You try to make a 4 four times this week, McIlroy said of the 11th. Then youre going to do very well.Paul Casey spent almost a minute with his caddie sizing up his drive, asssessing where to aim in relation to the 20-meter-high TV camera in the distance. Cheap Avalanche Jerseys. His tee shot ended up drifting slightly right, settling in a mound of thick rough on a downhill slope. All he could do was hack out.Matt Fitzpatrick of England was one of 10 players to shoot 7 on No. 11. He thought he struck his tee shot well, only for the wind to push it right and into a wall between the rail track and the heather.All of a sudden, the wind was off the left rather than into, Fitzpatrick said. Reload.As if the drive isnt hard enough, the green also is well protected. Theres a deep bunker on the front left of the green, which Na hit into and was forced to play out backward. Its a narrow line into the putting surface, with the wall five yards to the right of the green.Much of the carnage on No. 11 came early. Of 21 players in the first seven groups of the day, only five posted a par or better. The group containing former champions Sandy Lyle and Duval as well as British amateur champion Scott Gregory took 23 shots between them.Matt Jones of Australia was in a share of the lead on 5 under par until he met the treacherous No. 11. His tee shot landed on the train track and he had a 6.You see nothing but trouble, Jones said.Six players in the 156-man field made a birdie there, with only one -- from Richard Sterne -- coming from the morning starters when the wind was up. When the wind died down in the afternoon, Andrew Johnston and Matt Kuchar both shot 3s in the same group and there were fewer big numbers. Leader Phil Mickelson parred the hole.Expect more trouble for the rest of the week.The 11th hole is one of the toughest holes Ive ever played, Billy Horschel said. Its just a scary tee shot. ' ' ' 
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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. Adrian Dantley Jersey Large. -- Ryan Schraeder had no guarantees when the Atlanta Falcons signed him as an undrafted free agent in 2013.The 6-foot-7, 300-pound right tackle knew hed have to impress the coaching staff almost immediately.When youre undrafted, you come out and have to prove yourself even more to stand out from the guys that were drafted and on the team, he said. For them to see some talent in me and follow through with it, its cool.Schraeders perseverance paid off Monday when the Falcons signed him to a five-year contract extension. A person familiar with the deal says its for $33 million with $12.5 million guaranteed. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because financial terms of the deal were not publicly announced.He has started 35 straight games, but really began to blossom the last two years in offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahans zone-blocking scheme.A big deal about the outside zone is being able to play in space with guys and keep them on the line of scrimmage and not give up penetration, Schraeder said. Youve got to be an athletic guy. Youve got to be big. Youve got to be able to move. Its not an easy offense, but when you have the skill set, you can be successful with it.Schraeders journey to the NFL was somewhat unexpected.He played only baseball and basketball at Maize High School in Wichita, Kansas and was just 5-foot-7 at the start of his senior year. He grew nine inches by the end of the year, but was still skinny. Scholarships werent offered in either sport and he spent the following summer delivering products for a local Wichita meat distributor.His growth spurt wasnt all that surprising. Men on Schraeders fathers side of the family were as tall as 6-6. His mother had a sister who was 6-0.After his body began to fill out, Schraeder was noticed as a potential talent while playing pickup basketball at Kansas State. An assistant football coach watched him play and said he should reconsider the sport.Schraeder returned home and spent one season at Butler Community College, then two at Valdosta State. He earned first-team all-America honors for three straight seasons, but still wasnt considered a top NFL prospect.When the Falcons signed him out of Valdosta State, Schraeders size wasnt that impressive. Lots of offensive tackles are 6-7, 300, but Schraeder stuck around mostly because of his athleticism and smarts.The development hes done over the last three years really set the stage for him to be here for extended time, Falcons head coach Dan Quinn said. Congrats to him. Were so pumped hes going to be part of it for a long time.Schraeders new contract is the third big investment Atlanta has made on the offensive line in the last three years. Left tackle Jake Matthews was the NFLs No. 6 overall draft pick in 2014. The Falcons made Alex Mack the leagues highest paid center in March.Hopefully well all be here together for a long time and win a lot of games, Matthews said. Thats the plan.The Falcons (6-4) host Arizona (4-5-1) on Sunday.Game notes LCB Desmond Trufant (shoulder, pectoral) and RB Tevin Coleman (hamstring) did some work on the field in practice. Quinn wont officially update their injury status until Wednesday. Trufant missed the first game of his four-year career in the Nov. 13 loss at Philadelphia. Coleman has missed the last three games.---For more NFL coverage: http://www.pro32.ap.org and http://www.twitter.com/AP-NFL Custom Jazz Jersey China. On June 12, just as the sun sets on the magnificent historical city of Sao Paulo the inventors, innovators and purveyors of “joga bonitowill” open their campaign. The opponent, Croatia and all its football might and will. As opposites do attract we are set for a corker of an opener. Jazz Jerseys China.Y. -- Marcell Dareus and the Buffalo Bills defence made life miserable for Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco. http://www.customjazzjersey.com/. But what about the officials? Every sport has officials and they also have stories about hard work and sacrifice but their accomplishments are seldom recognized by anyone outside their inner circle. COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina coach Will Muschamp says freshman tight end Robert Tucker III is giving up football due to medical concerns.Muschamp said Tuesday that the 6-foot-3, 238-pound player from Atlanta, Georgia, met with a spinal specialist after having some numbness in his neck. Muschamp says the conclusion after the exam was that Tucker needs to give the game up to keep something more serious from occurring.The coach says Tucker will remain in school and invoolved in the athletic department in some capacity, possibly with the football team. Wholesale Custom Jazz Shirts. .Tucker had not played this season. He caught 16 passes for 385 yards and four touchdowns in eight games as a senior at B.E.S.T. Academy in Atlanta. Tucker signed with South Carolina in February.---More AP college football: www.collegefootball.ap.org ' ' ' 
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A fight for charity is still a great fight to watch. Custom Penguins T-shirts. Two of the top female Counter-Strike teams in the world, Team Secret and Counter Logic Gaming Red, duked it out on Saturday at the Intel Extreme Masters tournament in Oakland, California for the chance to win $10,000 for one of three selected gaming-related charities. The match was hosted by AnyKey, an advocacy organization dedicated to supporting diversity in esports, and the charities involved were AbleGamers, Extra Life, and Online SOS.The event was billed as a lighthearted intermission at IEM Oakland, and both teams were friendly before and after the match, but these two teams have a history with each other. Not long ago, CLG Red seemed unbreakable before Team Secret exploded onto the scene at the Esports World Convention and IEM Katowice this past year, beating CLG with ease in both tournaments. Sure this was an exhibition, but none of these women came to lose.Before the opening knife round, Secrets Julia juliano Kiran and CLGs Stephanie missharvey Harvey met at center-stage for a quick word with the stage host. Despite his best attempts to conjure up animosity, juliano and missharvey pulled each other in for a hug instead of shooting each other intimidating glares. That was as amicable as things would get until the end of the best-of-one match.The map, played on a newly updated Inferno, began in CLGs favor. Secrets Zainab zAAz Turkie and Michaela mimi Lintrup hit a pair of opening kills, but CLGs newest member Klaudia klaudia Beczkiewicz traded kills onto zAAz shortly after, and managed to win the round with a textbook one-tap headshot later on towards the A bombsite.Thanks to some brilliant teamwork, CLG Red opened up a big lead in the first half. CLGs Christine potter Chi led the way through the first four rounds with nine kills and zero deaths. Secret swung the tide in Round 7, when the team stacked three players on top of each other to boost Anna Ant1ka Ananikova over the B bombsite, where she hit a stunning shot with the AWP onto potter. However, CLG recovered immediately and ran away with the match after a second half pistol-round win and a clean shutout in Round 17. CLG Red emerged from the battle victorious, winning the exhibition match 16-6, and defended its prowess as the most accomplished womens CS:GO team in the world.Although the teams brought out the competitive fire in each other, the broadcast brought the focus back to an issue larger than esports. The host presented missharvey with the prize check at center-stage for CLG Reds charity of choice. Weve chosen Online SOS, missharvey told the audience. [Theyre] against cyber bullying, and we think its important [to support this cause] because we are women online, which can be difficult. Fans might cheer for one team over the other in-game, but the potential effects in the real world are something everyone in esports can appreciate. Penguins Jerseys China.C. - The Carolina Hurricanes have placed backup goalie Anton Khudobin on injured reserve with an unspecified lower-body injury. Cheap Custom Penguins Jersey.  Aside from the trilogy main event title fight, there are a number of intriguing matchups in the heavyweight, welterweight and lightweight divisions. http://www.custompenguinsjersey.com/. Wilson hit Schenn from behind during Tuesday nights game in Philadelphia, earning a five-minute major for charging and a game misconduct. He has a phone hearing with the department of player safety, which limits any potential suspension to five or fewer games. LONDON -- With both Serena and Venus Williams through to the last four at the All England Club, the sisters could end up playing each other in a Grand Slam final for the first time since the 2009 edition of The Championships.Tennis fans shouldnt be getting ahead of themselves. With Serena to play Russias Elena Vesnina and Venus to meet Germanys Angelique Kerber in Thursdays semifinals, here are five reasons why that hoped-for all-Williams title match might not materialiseerenas self-doubtFor Serena, every match is a fight against herself -- she has to overcome that emotion as well as her opponent, her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, observed recently.Winning Wimbledon again would put Serena level with Steffi Grafs modern-era record of 22 Grand Slam titles, and the closer she gets to history, the more likely she is to experience nerves or self-doubt on the grass.I cant expect Serena not to be human. Serenas emotions show that she cares. She feels something, and she has to fight through those emotions and find solutions on the court, Mouratoglou said.Serena, whose 21st major came at Wimbledon last year, has faltered at her past three Grand Slams -- in the semifinals of last seasons US Open, and in this years Australian Open and Roland Garros finals. Have those defeats left little rips and tears in Serenas on-court psyche?Kerbers confidenceThis is the first time that Kerber has played this tournament as a Grand Slam champion, after her triumph at Januarys Australian Open, and she has never been as self-assured on grass as she is now.That Melbourne victory made her the first German woman to score a major singles title since Graf at Roland Garros in 1999, and she is the only one of the semifinalists yet to drop a set this tournament. No wonder Kerber has been saying, I have a lot of confidence.She already has defeated one Williams sister at a Grand Slam this season too -- with that Australian success coming against Serena -- so why cant she also beat the other one here in the last four? I know how to play on grass, said Kerber, who is in her second Wimbledon semifinal.Major memories fadeCan Venus still remember how to win a Grand Slam semifinal? Its a long time since she played at this stage of a major, with that last appearance in the final four coming at the 2010 US Open.And its seven years since Venus won a Grand Slam semiifinal -- that was at the 2009 Wimbledon Championships, when she finished as the runner-up to her sister. Custom Paul Martin Jersey. owever, unlike her younger sister, she wont be walking out on to the grass with a racket bag loaded up with pressure and expectation.At the age of 36, and the oldest Grand Slam semifinalist since Martina Navratilova here in 1994, Venus can play a lot more freely than Serena, carrying mostly romantic hopes on her shoulders rather than anything heavier.Fearless VesninaOf the four semifinalists, its the unseeded Russian who has the least to lose on Thursday. She also has resolved to make the most of her contest with Serena (having fun is about the last thing that will be on the younger Williams sisters mind on Centre Court).Thats a dream semifinal, Vesnina said after getting through to the last four. Nothing can be better than playing against Serena in a semifinal on Centre Court at Wimbledon. Its special.Of course, I need to try to win this match. Its not only about you have to show your best tennis. You have to stick to your game, you have to be solid, you have to enjoy yourself on the court. Of course, I will try to win it.And the more freely Vesnina plays, the more Serena might start doubting herself.Record defenceKerber will be looking to protect Grafs record of 22 Grand Slam titles again. Her victory over Serena at the Australian Open prevented the Californian from going level with the German who dominated the womens game. Yeah, I think I helped Steffi right now, Kerber said after that Melbourne victory.Clearly, Kerbers main motivation will be to win a first Wimbledon title, with any thoughts for Graf secondary.But patriotism could still be a factor if her views on the German soccer team, who play their own semifinal against France in the European Championships on Thursday, are anything to go by.I am looking forward to both [semifinals] actually, Kerber said after beating Dominika Cibulkova in her quarterfinal. I will start, then I hope that the German football team will make the final as well.She would be doing her bit for German tennis if she could beat Venus as that probably would give her a final against Serena and the opportunity to once again stop history being made. ' ' ' 
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