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Yankees use LeBron James to troll Indians on Twitter

Yankees use LeBron James to troll Indians on Twitter

The Yankees overcame a 3-0 deficit in the first inning of Thursday night's AL wild-card game and won their first postseason game in five years to earn a best-of-five matchup against the defending AL champion Indians - and the team favored to win it all.


Syria hold Socceroos to 1-1 play-off draw

Syria hold Socceroos to 1-1 play-off draw

It could, and perhaps should, have been so much better for the Socceroos, who took the lead after 40 minutes with a superb dribble and pass from Leckie that allowed Kruse to tap home from close range - it was no more than Australia deserved after a dominant first half.


Tamim ruled out of second Test against SA

Tamim ruled out of second Test against SA

Even the South Africa Cricketers Association (Saca) is concerned by the scheduling of the day/night four-day Test. On Monday (Oct 2), captain Faf du Plessis and opening batsman Dean Elgar both expressed their desire for five-day Tests to continue in the wake of South Africa's victory over Bangladesh in the first Test, which was only sewn up on the fifth morning in Potchefstroom, While du Plessis said that removing a day would make the game less challenging, Elgar suggested that ...


Brazil's Olympic Committee President Arrested For Corruption

Brazil's Olympic Committee President Arrested For Corruption

Prosecutors say an arrest warrant for the two individuals was issued after attempts were made to hide evidence after the search warrant issued on Nuzman's residence, according to Brazilian outlet G1. "The IOC's Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer has asked the Brazilian authorities for full information in order to proceed with the IOC's investigation, and has offered the IOC's full cooperation", the spokesperson said.


Want Cleveland Indians postseason gear? Team shop hours listed

Want Cleveland Indians postseason gear? Team shop hours listed

Keep up with the latest as baseball's top teams contend for the title. "I think I was very unlucky a lot of times in the first half, so my advanced numbers and my ERA matched a lot better in the second half", Bauer said. In 2014, '15 and '16, you could count the non-opener crowds of 30,000-plus on one hand each season - three in 2014, two in '15 and four last season. They can hit, hit for power, run, play defense, and just do all the necessary things to win a championship.



Scherzer to face Cubs in NLDS but not decided when — Nats GM

To most outsiders, the Cubs will be slight underdogs - not that the players are really concerned about that. If Scherzer is pushed back to Game 3, that means he can start just once in the series. Scherzer, who tweaked his hamstring in his final regular-season start and had to be pulled midway through, is pitching a bullpen session on Wednesday.