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Sport Tigers trade away Justin Verlander, Upton
Author: 0 Tigers trade away Justin Verlander, Upton

And what it came down to was that the Tigers desired the Astros' package of prospects. Lackey went deep, tying his season high of seven innings as he improved to 11-10 with a 4.74 ERA. He is charismatic and explosive on the mound, and he's arguably the team's best pitcher in its 116 years. Verlander should have already been wearing orange and blue.

Sport Wisconsin TE Zander Neuville Scores Touchdown on First Career Catch
Author: 0 Wisconsin TE Zander Neuville Scores Touchdown on First Career Catch

At least Utah State had a first quarter to remember. Wisconsin faced an even worse team in Utah State and looked to be on upset alert for a good while. Utah State's Myers started off the second half right were he left off the first half, throwing a interception on the Aggies' first drive. He didn't see a ton of playing time, and didn't record a reception.

Sport Cowboys Versus Texans Final Preseason Game Canceled
Author: 0 Cowboys Versus Texans Final Preseason Game Canceled

Usually Houston is watching the Texans , but these days of catastrophic flooding and evacuations, the Texans have been watching Houston . "Every individual is dealing with some different things", O'Brien said. I think we can all mention the things that we've seen on TV from the first responders to people, just neighbors helping neighbors. "These guys have a great opportunity and platform to go back and check on their own families and get involved in the community and rally in a lot of ...

Sport Nadal found timing of Murray's US Open withdrawal 'difficult to understand'
Author: 0 Nadal found timing of Murray's US Open withdrawal 'difficult to understand'

Nadal broke early in the third, and went on to serve out for the remainder of the set to book his place in the second round after two hours and 20 minutes on court. "You don't retire Saturday morning". But of course he has his reason, and for sure the only news, and the negative news, was that he will not be playing here.

Sport Cardinals use 6-run 9th to rally past Giants
Author: 0 Cardinals use 6-run 9th to rally past Giants

While the Giants aren't known for their hitting, I think they will manage to give Bumgarner the run support he needs against Wacha. - Johnny Cueto's first start since June 14: 5 1/3 innings, 4 hits, 2 earned runs, 1 walk, 2 strikeouts. Flaherty went four innings, giving up five runs (all earned) on eight hits. He struck out 147 batters in 148.2 innings with a 1.04 WHIP, allowing only 12 home runs and posted identical 7-2 records in both Springfield and Memphis.

Sport Arsenal Give up Hope of Signing Liverpool Target Lemar
Author: 0 Arsenal Give up Hope of Signing Liverpool Target Lemar

A figure of consistency and a mainstay in attack, the Frenchman grabbed 14 goals and 17 assists in 55 appearances across all competitions. His exploits have helped him become a highly sought-after player in the transfer request, with some of the biggest clubs in the world registering an interest in him in recent months.

Sport US Open Tennis (@usopen) September 1, 2017
Author: 0 US Open Tennis (@usopen) September 1, 2017

Next up for Sharapova is 16th seed Anastasija Sevastova, who beat Donna Vekic 6-2 6-3. Garcia did have some resistance in her. Aiming for her third consecutive Slam second week showing, having broken her duck after 20 attempts at Roland Garros in May, the No.18 seed saved two match points on her serve and held with a spectacular forehand pass.

Sport Man arrested, homes burn in Ponderosa Fire
Author: 0 Man arrested, homes burn in Ponderosa Fire

The 17,500-acre fire is burning near several ranches, threatening six houses, and 12 other structures. Though 110 firefighters had not contained the blaze, Gaffney says there's no immediate threat to the thousands of free spirits who erect a makeshift city and celebrate art and music on the dusty ancient lake bed on the Black Rock Desert about 100 miles (161 kilometers) north of Reno.

Sport Astros returning to Houston Saturday
Author: 0 Astros returning to Houston Saturday

Now, all ticket, concessions and parking revenue from the three-game set will be donated to Harvey relief efforts. "We are grateful to Mayor Turner, to Major League Baseball and to the New York Mets for working with us to make this happen", Astros owner Jim Crane said .

Sport Washington Football on upset alert at halftime against Rutgers
Author: 0 Washington Football on upset alert at halftime against Rutgers

Rutgers live stream , start time , betting odds and TV information for Friday night's game between the Huskies and Scarlet Knights. Washington was outgained by Rutgers 148 to 97. That Rutgers team went 2-10. They still have a lot of talent and will get better. They will be a lot more competitive this season. In his first game back from offseason shoulder surgery the Washington quarterback has been nearly a non-factor against Rutgers through the first two quarters of the game.

Sport Federer hangs on for win at US Open
Author: 0 Federer hangs on for win at US Open

Open championships from 2004-08 and also was the runner-up twice, including two years ago. Federer said after the second round game; "I think because you're on a high, you're thrilled that you got through, so you don't look at the negative".

Sport NFL Clears Martavis Bryant to Return from Year-Long Drug Suspension
Author: 0 NFL Clears Martavis Bryant to Return from Year-Long Drug Suspension

Bryant has been suspended twice for violations of the NFL's substance-abuse policy since the Steelers selected him in the fourth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He has scored 15 touchdowns in 21 career games and should fit in nicely in the offense opposite Antonio Brown . Unlike players who are suspended under the performance-enhancing drug policy, players suspended for substance abuse are allowed to be around their team off the field, though they aren't allowed to take part in practices and ...

Sport Houston Officials Crack Down On Looters
Author: 0 Houston Officials Crack Down On Looters

Since midnight 27 August, more than 2,300 calls have poured in to the Houston Fire Department, including 400 calls for rescue on 28 August afternoon, Houston officials said. The release of the water means that more homes and streets will flood, and some homes will be inundated for up to a month , said Jeff Linder of the Harris County Flood Control District.

Sport Lemar focused on Monaco after failed Arsenal deadline day move
Author: 0 Lemar focused on Monaco after failed Arsenal deadline day move

The Gunners are pondering making such a bid, with Alexis Sanchez nearing a move to Manchester City , and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain having already secured his departure for Liverpool . "The player has chosen to stay in Monaco", Wenger told beIN Sports. You have to respect what really happens on the negotiation side. Earlier reports claimed the player was set on moving to a club with Champions League football-or of staying at Monaco, who are now in the Champions League.

Sport Thomas Lemar Shows Arsenal What Could Have Been With Dazzling Goal
Author: 0 Thomas Lemar Shows Arsenal What Could Have Been With Dazzling Goal

The Gunners are pondering making such a bid, with Alexis Sanchez nearing a move to Manchester City , and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain having already secured his departure for Liverpool . "Now I am going to go and have a good season with my club, try to keep progressing and advancing in my career", the 21-year-old winger, scorer of two goals in France's 4-0 World Cup qualifying victory, told Canal Plus.

Sport Arsenal Target Comments On Reported £92m Bid
Author: 0 Arsenal Target Comments On Reported £92m Bid

However, Wenger told BeIN Sports that a deal for the former Barcelona forward was never close to a done deal. Lemar will now weigh up whether he wants to join Arsenal. It was first indicated that Arsenal had bid and were willing to match the asking price that Monaco had set but there is not enough time left. It is also understood that the French core at Arsenal - Olivier Giroud, Laurent Koscielny and Alexandre Lacazette - tried to convince him to make the move, but the 21-year-old's mind ...

Sport Preview of the Seahawks-Raiders 2017 preseason finale Thursday night
Author: 0 Preview of the Seahawks-Raiders 2017 preseason finale Thursday night

Carroll also said receiver Tyler Lockett, guard Luke Joeckel, linebacker Michael Wilhoite and defensive ends Michael Bennett and Cliff Avril were all away from the team for Regenokine anti-inflammatory treatment. It's a primetime game, so don't sleep on this one as both teams search for more momentum before Week 1. "The decisions are really hard and I anticipate that", he said.

Sport Britain's last hope Kyle Edmund limps out of US Open
Author: 0 Britain's last hope Kyle Edmund limps out of US Open

Open on Wednesday, staying poised to beat eighth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-4 6-4 7-6 (3) and advancing to the third round. The lefthander faces Britain's Kyle Edmund , who defeated American Steve Johnson , in the next round. Edmund's withdrawal means Shapovalov is the youngest man to reach the fourth round of a Grand Slam since Marat Safin in the French Open in 1998. " Carreno Busta is an unbelievable player", said Shapovalov.

Sport Costa Rica: What's at stake
Author: 0 Costa Rica: What's at stake

The loss snaps the Americans' unbeaten streak of 17 competitive home games vs Costa Rica - their only previos home loss was in a 1985 World Cup qualifier . The top three finishers will advance automatically to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation next summer, while the fourth-place finisher will face an Asian team in a two-legged World Cup playoff in November.

Sport Night curfew declared in hurricane-hit Houston to stop looting
Author: 0 Night curfew declared in hurricane-hit Houston to stop looting

While baseball was coming back, schools in the Houston area were assessing when they could reopen with most looking at Tuesday of next week, according to the Houston Chronicle . "And every day, we ask them to get on our roads and to come to work and to strive to make this city a much better place in which to live". At the time, Harvey was a powerful hurricane hours from landfall about 175 miles (280 kilometers) to the south near Corpus Christi.

Sport Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez is '100%' committed to Arsenal
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez is '100%' committed to Arsenal

The Gunners brought in just Sead Kolasinac and Alexandre Lacazette this summer, with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain turning down a new contract to join Liverpool , while Lucas Perez, Joel Campbell and Kieran Gibbs were also offloaded. Shearer thinks Arsenal have put themselves in a poor situation as they head into the thick of the season with Sanchez and Ozil not having signed new contracts.

Sport US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal survives early scares
Author: 0 US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal survives early scares

And it's showed so far. Roger Federer managed to pull out his second five-set victory in a row at the U.S. Open, coming back to edge 101st-ranked Mikhail Youzhny of Russian Federation 1-6, 7-6 (3), 6-4, 4-6, 6-2. Still, the 19-time major champion's inconsistent play brought up questions of his health for the second time this week. He will face French 18th seed Gael Monfils, a semi-finalist past year, who downed Donald Young of the United States 6-3, 6-7 (3/7), 6-4, 2-6, 7-5.

Sport Federer wins in 5; Nadal tops Daniel
Author: 0 Federer wins in 5; Nadal tops Daniel

Roger Federer will now face World No. 35 Feliciano Lopez in the Round of 32 tie on Saturday. Federer has a flawless record against Lopez is just as solid - 12-0. The 36-year-old Wimbledon champion - a 19-times Grand Slam victor - eventually triumped 6-1 6-7 (3-7) 4-6 6-4 6-2 against the Russian in the second round tie.

Sport Barcelona Still
Author: 0 Barcelona Still "Hoping" Liverpool Decide to Sell Coutinho

Barcelona are reportedly set to sign Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool in a staggering £148 million deal. But they failed to recruit a central defender, with long-term target Virgil van Dijk staying at Southampton who refused to do business.

Sport Browns cut quarterback Brock Osweiler
Author: 0 Browns cut quarterback Brock Osweiler

Osweiler started Cleveland's first two games of the preseason, but did not play at all in the final two games. Osweiler was under a four year, $72 million deal he signed with the Houston Texans in the 2016 offseason. The deal bordered on unprecedented in NFL circles, having more in common with the team-building principles of the Philadelphia 76ers than any pro football outfit.

Sport Saints' Willie Snead suspended for first 3 games of National Football League season
Author: 0 Saints' Willie Snead suspended for first 3 games of National Football League season

Snead will not suit up for that game, or the next two, with his first possible appearance coming during the team's Week 4 game at home against the Miami Dolphins on October 1. In his rookie year, he put caught 69 passes for 984 yards and three touchdowns. Snead's absence should result in an increase in targets for the Saints' other receivers, namely Michael Thomas, Ted Ginn Jr.

Sport Oscar De La Hoya on Mayweather-McGregor Tirade
Author: 0 Oscar De La Hoya on Mayweather-McGregor Tirade

He hasn't fought since the rematch, and Dana White claims he turned down fights, but it's impossible to tell as he gives so few fucks. Very experienced and methodical in his work. Thank you to you all! Mayweather, who moved his record to a historic 50-0 with 27 knockouts, said after the fight he would return to retirement. After the fight, she shared a family photo of the two of them, which also included their son, Conor Jr., and McGregor's sisters, Aoife and Erin, his mother, Margaret, ...