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Author: 0 LEADING OFF: 3 games on opening day, capped by Cubs-Cards

The Cardinals extended their lead to what seemed like a safe 3-0 when Grichuk lined a two-run homer into their bullpen in right-center in the bottom of the eighth. His home run had come on an 0-2 pitch. Jon Lester was able to pitch out of the mess however, as he struck out Jhonny Peralta to end the inning. He gave up three runs and became the first Giants pitcher to go deep twice in one game since Jim Gott in 1985.

Sports Trading Timmy Jernigan works for Ravens if young linemen develop
Author: 0 Trading Timmy Jernigan works for Ravens if young linemen develop

Jernigan is entering the final year of his rookie contract. The Ravens move up 25 places in the third round. Jernigan was Baltimore's second-round pick in the 2013 draft. In his three years in the NFL, Jernigan (6-foot-2, 295 pounds) has played in 43 games with 26 starts. In the event that Jernigan plays well in 2017, he may surge out of the Eagles' value go.

Sports Sung Kang closing in on Masters spot at Shell Houston Open
Author: 0 Sung Kang closing in on Masters spot at Shell Houston Open

Henley fell back with a double bogey from the bunker on the par-3 ninth. Sometimes that streaky nature can lead to a run of six missed cuts in seven starts, like he experienced at the beginning of previous year, and sometimes it can lead to three straight rounds of 63, which Henley shot en route to victory in his very first start as a rookie in 2013.

Sports Staley proud to be 2nd African-American coach to win title
Author: 0 Staley proud to be 2nd African-American coach to win title

What does it mean to you, to have been to the Final Four a few times as a player, to finally get the title? It's Mississippi State's first trip to the Final Four and the second for the Gamecocks, who beat frequent Final Four qualifier Stanford in the semifinals.

Author: 0 Signing Neymar Is Impossible Declares Jose Mourinho

DIS received 40 percent of €17.1m when Neymar joined Barcelona , but the company filed a lawsuit in the belief that they should receive 40 percent of the full value. Neymar is reportedly considering approaches from Manchester United and Chelsea as the Premier League giants mull over stunning deals for the Barcelona star.

Sports Cowboys Free Agency Rumors: Latest On Tony Romo & More
Author: 0 Cowboys Free Agency Rumors: Latest On Tony Romo & More

The pastor expressed disappointment that Romo would be released by the Cowboys, but he said that he wants the departing Cowboys quarterback to be " free to pursue what his abilities will allow him to pursue as long as that passion is there".

Author: 0 Trump dreams of Democrats

Health-care savings accounts do too little to encourage savings. The bill would erase the Affordable Care Act effective December 31, 2017. The page includes links to stories announcing various changes the administration has made so far in an attempt to "to stabilize the individual and small group insurance markets".

Sports Gael Clichy backs under-fire Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Gael Clichy backs under-fire Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger

Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi again restored parity eight minutes after the break when he rose above Nicolas Otamendi to head Mesut Ozil's corner past keeper Willy Caballero , but both neither side could find a victor. "We have many games in April, we need to have everyone on board and to work like we did against Manchester City, then we have a chance". "Guardiola said to achieve top four is a trophy".

Sports Tony Romo retiring from NFL to be a broadcaster
Author: 0 Tony Romo retiring from NFL to be a broadcaster

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , Romo plans to retire and pursue a career in TV broadcasting. Offseason speculation centered on Romo joining a new team with QB-needy teams downplaying their interest at last week's owners meetings.

Sports Orlando Magic's offseason plans may have been revealed on Twitter
Author: 0 Orlando Magic's offseason plans may have been revealed on Twitter

A wall-mounted dry-erase board can be seen in the background with several headings that reference trades and free agents. The most interesting takeaway here is the Magic's interest in trading Aaron Gordon to the 76ers for Dario Saric . With perhaps some of the team's offseason plans revealed, the pressure may be on to achieve them, or everyone will know where they failed in their execution.

Sports Padres look to shrug off opening loss to Dodgers
Author: 0 Padres look to shrug off opening loss to Dodgers

He did indeed Monday, giving up just two runs (one earned) and taking a one-hitter into the seventh inning of a 14-3 victory over the San Diego Padres. Pederson's grand slam was the first by a Dodger on opening day since Eric Karros in 2000. Pederson's five RBIs were the most in a Dodgers' opener since Raul Mondesi drove in six on April 5, 1999 against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Sports Sharks lose Joe Thornton to ugly-looking leg injury
Author: 0 Sharks lose Joe Thornton to ugly-looking leg injury

The Sharks' forward then made it 2-0 just under two minutes later when Marc-Edouard Vlasic's point shot hit Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler in front and bounced right to Hertl, who buried his second. Tomas Hertl's two first period goals and Martin Jones' 29 saves led the Sharks to just their second win in their last 10 games. Patrick Marleau added an empty netter.

Sports Eldense player Chiek Saad confirms match-fixing took place
Author: 0 Eldense player Chiek Saad confirms match-fixing took place

The president of La Liga has since come out and said he will open an investigation into these allegations, noting that the game and the odd relationship with the Italian investment group that came to own the club "bear the hallmarks of the possible involvement of an worldwide betting ring with a view to match-fixing".

Author: 0 Brady's jersey stolen again, this time in fun by Gronk

The FBI found two Tom Brady Super Bowl jerseys in the possession of Martin Mauricio Ortega, a member the global media from Mexico. It's opening day for the Red Sox. Houston police had assigned a value of $500,000 to the jersey from Super Bowl LI. Kimmel, clearly well aware of Evans' deep love for his team, asked him to pick who he loves more, the Patriots or Tom Brady .

Author: 0 How De'Aaron Fox Manipulated UCLA's Defense

Although history between the two college powerhouses is well-documented, the showdown centered on point guards Fox ( Kentucky ) and UCLA freshmen phenom Lonza Ball, both projected first-round National Basketball Association lottery picks.

Sports Roger Federer, Microsoft's Gates to play doubles for charity
Author: 0 Roger Federer, Microsoft's Gates to play doubles for charity

This means that he won't be playing most of the upcoming clay court season except for the French open. In the meanwhile, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Andy Murray put themselves on the list of the players who won Masters title after turning 29, which was expected from the beginning knowing how good they were right from the teenage days, and it will be very interesting to see how far they can go in the years to come.

Sports SC wins 1st national title, beats Miss St 67-55
Author: 0 SC wins 1st national title, beats Miss St 67-55

Gonzaga: The Bulldogs had made three Elite Eights without advancing to the Final Four. She also led the Gamecocks to the national semifinals two years ago before losing to Notre Dame . All week, Schaefer and his team had played the role of the humble, aw-shucks have-nots, just lucky to be in the Final Four. SC center Alaina Coates isn't at the Final Four after being lost for the year with an ankle injury.

Author: 0 Liverpool forward Mane could miss rest of season

In that respect, Bournemouth's visit to Anfield could be any more timely. Mané damaged his left knee in Saturday's victory against Everton and the swelling has remained so severe that the club's medical staff have been unable to make a conclusive diagnosis.

Author: 0 West Ham to offer Michail Antonio improved contract this summer

Aaron Ramsey and Alex Oxlaide-Chamberlain face reassessment, being out due to that damned interlull. Slaven Bilic's guys, to another side, are coming off from a four-match losing streak in the Premier League as well as the betting odds of 6/1 on Arsenal can be considered a proper banker in this occasion.