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Sports Umpires end protest of alleged mistreatment
Author: 0 Umpires end protest of alleged mistreatment

A press release on Saturday from the umpires said the "verbal attack on Angel denigrated the entire Major League Baseball umpiring staff and is unacceptable", and Kinsler received "lenient treatment" in being fined and not suspended. "The office of the Commissioner's lenient treatment to abusive player behavior sends the wrong message to players and managers", the World Umpires Association continued in its statement.

Sports Leicester 2-0 Brighton: Foxes ease past Seagulls
Author: 0 Leicester 2-0 Brighton: Foxes ease past Seagulls

Brighton goalkeeper Mathew Ryan managed to get a hand to it, only for the rebound to fall straight to Okazaki, who calmly slotted home to give Leicester the lead in the opening minute. Jamie Vardy already has two goals to his name and whilst Mahrez remains on Leicester's books, the home team have plenty of creativity and skill to beat Brighton .

Sports Le'Veon Bell to Return to Steelers Before Start of Regular Season
Author: 0 Le'Veon Bell to Return to Steelers Before Start of Regular Season

Even more outrageous? The fact that Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that the Steelers offered Bell a deal worth more than $12 million per year on average. It's pretty much been a given that Bell will sign his tender and report for duty prior to the start of the regular season as the running back stands to lose nearly $715,000 of salary for each week missed come that time.

Sports SEA Games: Malaysia bag first ever rugby gold
Author: 0 SEA Games: Malaysia bag first ever rugby gold

The Malaysian team , parading close to 900 athletes and led by world champion Azizulhasni Awang, Cheong Jun Hoong and Mohd Al-Jufri Jameri, received the loudest cheer from spectators as they entered into the stadium. "Our defence were awesome today". "I have to congratulate them as they continuously frustrated us in our attacks but we managed to keep our composure and strike hard when opportunities arose".

Sports England enforces follow-on, struggling West Indies 76-4
Author: 0 England enforces follow-on, struggling West Indies 76-4

England take the lead in the three-match series, with the second Test beginning at Headingley on Friday. England's all-time leading wicket taker Anderson and Roland-Jones, continuing the excellent start to his test career, then finished the job, with the Middlesex bowler securing the final wicket as Ben Stokes snaffled Alzarri Joseph at slip.

Sports The Lions just took full advantage of newly relaxed TD celebration rules
Author: 0 The Lions just took full advantage of newly relaxed TD celebration rules

If it wasn't (and this seems more likely, as Hackenberg wasn't even looking that way), someone missed an assignment in a big way. However, that's not the case with Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones , who got two teammates to join him in a celebration following a touchdown against the Jets on Saturday.

Sports Tributes pour in for All Blacks great Colin Meads
Author: 0 Tributes pour in for All Blacks great Colin Meads

Today's leaders of New Zealand rugby have also paid tribute to a former great. "I quickly learned the Meads legend was built on physical and mental toughness". 8 before assuming his regular position in the second row. In 1967 he was sent from the field during a test match against Scotland. He was held responsible by many Australians for ending the career of Wallabies scrumhalf Ken Catchpole in 1968 when he wrenched his leg at a ruck, causing a serious injury.

Sports Celtics to Retire Paul Pierce's Number 34 in February
Author: 0 Celtics to Retire Paul Pierce's Number 34 in February

They could also go with January 3 or February 11 when the Cleveland Cavaliers come to down if they want LeBron James to witness the event. He also played for the Brooklyn Nets and the Washington Wizards for one season each and two years with the Los Angeles Clippers .

Sports Armour, Simpson share 2nd-round lead in Wyndham Championship
Author: 0 Armour, Simpson share 2nd-round lead in Wyndham Championship

The 53-year-old Davis Love, seeking to become the oldest PGA Tour victor, shot 67 to trail by three shots. It's no surprise that after 36 holes Simpson is at the top of the leader board once again, tied with Ryan Armour at 13-under 127 after posting a second-round six-under 64 on Friday.

Sports Mane rewards Liverpool perseverance against resilient Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Mane rewards Liverpool perseverance against resilient Crystal Palace

On Saturday, they will play their first game in front of their own fans at Anfield-against a new look Crystal Palace side managed by former Inter Milan and Ajax boss Frank De Boer. Hennessey was also needed at full stretch to push aside Jordan Henderson's shot from similar range, but Palace could just as easily have taken the lead as ex-Reds striker Benteke somehow powered the ball over the bar after being perfectly picked out by Ruben Loftus-Cheek.

Sports Manchester United beat Swansea City with late scores
Author: 0 Manchester United beat Swansea City with late scores

The 4-0 win is United's second successive league win by that score and leaves the Old Trafford side top of the league with a ideal record so far. "Last season we started three matches, nine points - and finished sixth", he said. The Red Devils dominated the second half as they scored thrice inside four minutes through Romelu Lukaku , Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial . "As a squad, we haven't really talked about specific aims for the season too much so far, but the goal is to win as ...

Sports Kyrgios rips Nadal to reach Cincinnati Masters semis
Author: 0 Kyrgios rips Nadal to reach Cincinnati Masters semis

Several more upsets further depleted the brackets Wednesday. Second-seeded Simona Halep became the tournament's first quarterfinalist with a 6-4, 6-3 win over 15th-seeded Anastasija Sevastova . I think in the end of the match, it was just a few points that made the biggest difference for me. "It's an honor for me to walk out on the same court as her, be able to play against her and share the court with her".

Sports Dak Prescott doesn't need Zeke, already throwing TD bombs to Dez
Author: 0 Dak Prescott doesn't need Zeke, already throwing TD bombs to Dez

Prescott finished the game with a 7-for-8 performance for 106 yards and the one touchdown pass. He finished with one tackle, which stopped the Colts short of the chains on third down. Colts quarterback Stephen Morris threw an 18-yard touchdown pass to receiver Fred Brown to narrow the lead to 24-19 after a failed two-point try with 0:57 in the game .

Sports Titans use turnovers, late score to edge past Panthers
Author: 0 Titans use turnovers, late score to edge past Panthers

On a 3rd-and-2 from the Titans' 41-yard line, McCaffrey took his first handoff straight up the middle for 13 yards. "It was a lot better (than last week)", Mariota said. The Titans face the Bears in preseason game No.3 next Sunday at Nissan Stadium. It appears that Panthers head coach Ron Rivera isn't in any rush to get his superstar quarterback back on the field during the preseason.

Sports Barcelona fail with third bid for Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho?
Author: 0 Barcelona fail with third bid for Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho?

Way to bully a club into keeping a player they don't want to sell by letting them know that you won't try anymore if they hold out for a few more hours. Barcelona have issued a very weird ultimatum to Liverpool regarding their interest in midfielder Philippe Coutinho . They have the conditions, the right age and could adapt to our football .

Sports Eagles' Chris Long wraps arm around Malcolm Jenkins during national anthem
Author: 0 Eagles' Chris Long wraps arm around Malcolm Jenkins during national anthem

The NFL is now in its second week of preseason games. In Thursday night's game against the Buffalo Bills , the gesture was met with a powerful response, as Long draped his arms around Jenkins' shoulders in a show of support. Since Long couldn't help out in Charlottesville , he decided he would show support for Jenkins and the safety's protest during the national anthem.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte wants to lead Chelsea into new Stamford Bridge

Cardoso did not rule out taking legal action against Chelsea to ensure his departure from Stamford Bridge. "My position is to keep him and the club agrees with me, for now he has not given any other signs", a frustrated Spalletti said on Sunday (AEST).

Sports Mark Hughes: Stoke can give Jese Rodriguez platform to perform
Author: 0 Mark Hughes: Stoke can give Jese Rodriguez platform to perform

Former Gunners defender Martin Keown added: 'The likes of Bergkamp, Henry and Vieira gave everything in the game - they put their foot in and could play. Arsenal dominated possession but couldn't match the finishing the team had in its 4-3 win over Leicester in the opening round. Arsenal slipped up in their trip to Stoke on Saturday.

Sports Mets trade Granderson to Dodgers
Author: 0 Mets trade Granderson to Dodgers

Granderson was having a "meh" season for the doomed Mets , batting.228/.334/.481 with decent power numbers over 111 games. Granderson batted just.228 in 111 games with NY this season but has hit 19 home runs and driven in 52 runs. Granderson also gives the Dodgers yet another useful lefty bat, to go along with Bellinger, Cory Seager, Chase Utley, switch-hitting Yasmani Grandal, and (if you feel like being generous) Adrián González and Pederson.