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Sports Marlins, rally cat overwhelm Braves in home opener, 8-4
Author: 0 Marlins, rally cat overwhelm Braves in home opener, 8-4

Bartolo Colon starts are supposed to be fun, but this one was anything but, as the Marlins busted out the bats in their home opener to topple the Braves by an 8-4 score. Given the enduring video of a similar cat-on-field incident back in the Seattle Kingdome, it's safe to say we'll be watching the footage of that cat climbing the wall for quite a while.

Author: 0 Tuesday Practice at the 2017 Masters

But with things stable on the home front, he insists he's in a good spot as he goes for his first green jacket. "You never know. I'm not going to sit here and say I expect to win, but a lot of the shots I feel comfortable with on the course".

Sports Rose, Garcia on top at Masters after 3rd round
Author: 0 Rose, Garcia on top at Masters after 3rd round

Lurking menacingly alongside compatriots Hoffman and Ryan Moore on 4-under is Jordan Spieth, who enjoyed an extremely productive "Movers Day". If you are into sentiment, or even karma, then Garcia , the native of Borriol, Spain, is your man.

Author: 0 Fleetwood returns to Masters, this time as a player

On Thursday and Friday, the National Weather Service is predicting winds of at least 20 miles per hour. Woods hasn't competed since February 2, when he shot a grimace-filled 77 in the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic. World No1 Dustin Johnson will understandably tee off at Augusta on Thursday as the favourite to don the Green Jacket but he is by no means the only player harbouring strong claims.

Author: 0 Browns have not yet made up minds on top overall pick

Garrett warned Cleveland this week that passing on him would be a mistake. A story that broke on the morning of April 12 reported an unnamed league source told Schefter the Browns are apparently choosing between Trubisky , the quarterback from Mentor High School and the University of North Carolina , and Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett .

Author: 0 Real Madrid defender Pepe breaks 2 ribs

And at the weekend, L'Equipe reported that a "secret plan" would see Griezmann remain at Atletico for one more year before joining Real next summer. The Catalans, who had Neymar sent off, have also played a game more than Real. Atletico defender Juanfran believes his side are far better prepared to face their neighbours than when they last met.

Author: 0 Cup-hungry Capitals face Leafs at start of contending window

Therefore, the Flyers were just four wins away from another postseason appearance, and upon review of this past season, the team really lost out on 10 points that would have assured them a ticket to the playoffs. Although I don't think they'll be good enough to topple the Capitals . "It's our job to make those demons as hard to deal with as possible". Despite having the Capitals as overwhelming favourites, Clark is a believer in upsets and living proof they can happen.

Author: 0 US, Mexico and Canada Launch Joint Bid to Host 2026 World Cup

Just months removed from the issuing of President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban on those seeking to enter the United States from predominantly Muslim countries, Trump has continued to be involved in a longstanding feud over funding the construction of a wall at the U.S.

Sports Pomeranz, Pedroia propel Red Sox past Orioles
Author: 0 Pomeranz, Pedroia propel Red Sox past Orioles

We played great as a team. "It was just a good win all-around". Christian Vazquez went 4-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored on Tuesday versus the Orioles. Boston's Chris Young hit a grounder to shortstop, and sure-handed J.J. Hardy thought he was going to end the inning with a double play, the Orioles fourth of the game.

Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp hails "absolutely massive" victory over Stoke City

He came to the hotel this morning and said "I'm fine" but we knew he would have not a lot of energy levels. In true Klopp fashion, he didn't congratulate Mignolet - instead, he trolled him for not holding onto Charlie Adam and Saido Berahino's shots.

Author: 0 Lexi Thompson gets 4-stroke penalty, loses late major lead

A similar incident occured in 2011 when Pádraig Harrington was disqualified from the Abu Dhabi Championship for signing an incorrect scorecard when a television viewer noticed he had moved his ball a fraction during play on the seventh green.

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Author: 0 McGregor "Already Training For Mayweather"

But Conor has been a guy who has stepped up in times of need here, in big fights when an opponent fell out, so I want to do this for Conor. Both Mayweather and McGregor are good at promoting fights and at this time it appears that they are succeeding in creating a buzz in both the MMA and boxing circles but to convince the fans to buy the fight is another thing.

Sports One For Arthur wins Grand National for the 'Two Golf Widows'
Author: 0 One For Arthur wins Grand National for the 'Two Golf Widows'

One For Arthur also became just the second Scotland-trained galloper to reign in the race, after Rubstic (John Leadbetter) in 1979, with connections pocketing the £560,000 winner's cheque. Owned by friends Belinda McClung and Debs Thomson, who dub themselves "The Two Golf Widows", it is only the second time a Scottish horse has won the National.

Sports Lindy Ruff Fired by Stars After 4 Seasons as Head Coach
Author: 0 Lindy Ruff Fired by Stars After 4 Seasons as Head Coach

It was not a huge surprise to see the Dallas Stars announce over the weekend that Lindy Ruff would not be back behind the bench next season. "Looking for an experienced guy, looking for a good coach", Nill said. Injuries were an issue early this season for Dallas , a popular preseason pick to challenge for a Stanley Cup title. "In the end we sat down and Lindy was very good yesterday".

Sports Tigers Take Game One From Twins
Author: 0 Tigers Take Game One From Twins

He had given up only one hit all game until the bottom of the fifth inning, and even then, really only made a couple of bad pitches-one that hit Justin Upton , followed by one James McCann hit out of the park. That one exception was Boyd's first start in Chicago last week. Joe Mauer extended the lead with a two-run single up the middle off Tigers right-hander Michael Fulmer with two down in a 40-pitch third.

Sports Calgary Flames to face Anaheim Ducks in 1st round of National Hockey League playoffs
Author: 0 Calgary Flames to face Anaheim Ducks in 1st round of National Hockey League playoffs

Lots of people are excited for this matchup. With that in mind, special teams have probably become a little more important than previously thought, right? The teams would remain deadlocked at two heading into the second intermission. A "Go Kings Go!" chant had just started at Honda Center when Eaves beat Quick with a wrist shot 27 seconds after the opening faceoff. If there is a weakness on the Ducks' playoff roster, it may be in goal.