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Sport Cardinals take game one in Chicago
Author: 0 Cardinals take game one in Chicago

After Paul DeJong and Randal Grichuk hit two-out homers off Lester for a 2-0 lead, the Cubs came back. Jon Jay singled and with two outs scored on Ben Zobrist's double. The Cubs won for the seventh time in eight games since the All-Star break, while the Cardinals took their fourth loss in the eighth inning or later in their last nine games.

Sport Good time to back me, McIlroy urges Open punters
Author: 0 Good time to back me, McIlroy urges Open punters

Everybody is asking the question but nobody can answer it. SOUTHPORT , England - The locals along the Lancashire coastline warn to never trust a weather forecast around here, certainly no more than a day out. But I want to win. "I'm still as ambitious now as I was starting off my career, if not more so now because I know what I've achieved and I know what I can achieve".

Sport Braves aim for second straight win over Dodgers
Author: 0 Braves aim for second straight win over Dodgers

Braves manager Brian Snitker saw the same thing from the Atlanta dugout. Garcia capped the scoring with a grand slam - on an 0-2 pitch, no less - to give the Braves a 9-0 lead. However, as Grandal approached the plate, he put his fists to his chin, bracing for a collision, and, as Flowers tagged him on his forearms, jarred the ball loose, giving the Dodgers a 3-2 lead.

Sport Braves end Dodgers' 11-game winning streak with 6-3 victory
Author: 0 Braves end Dodgers' 11-game winning streak with 6-3 victory

Garcia (4-7) had been the center of trade talk ahead of this start that had the left-hander going to Minnesota for a minor leaguer. "That's pretty good. At least one member high up in the organization watched Garcia's previous start with Atlanta. Garcia (4-7) was charged with seven hits and three runs, all earned, in seven innings.

Sport No Excuse! Mumaith Out of Bigg Boss?
Author: 0 No Excuse! Mumaith Out of Bigg Boss?

The SIT officials who could not trace at her residences in Hyderabad and Mumbai contacted the Big Boss organizers to serve the notice. A Times of India report suggested that the SIT officials reached out to the actress through the showrunners and she has agreed to appear for the questioning on July 27.

Sport Stuart Manley misses Open cut at Royal Birkdale
Author: 0 Stuart Manley misses Open cut at Royal Birkdale

Round 1 of The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale in Southport , England, teed off at 3.35 pm. And when he travelled across the Atlantic for the British Open , he played as though he were never gone. Koepka, who won a Challenge Tour event in Scotland, isn't fazed by bad weather, mainly because he's not fazed by anything. Ben Curtis of the United States is the last player to win the Claret Jug on his debut, in 2003 at Royal St George's in southern England.

Sport Man City agree fee in excess of £51m to sign Benjamin Mendy
Author: 0 Man City agree fee in excess of £51m to sign Benjamin Mendy

City have not yet confirmed the deal. Mendy, who has actually spent just a single period at Monaco complying with a ₤ 13m relocation from Marseille last summertime, has actually become one of the best left-backs in the game within the a year ago, and among a variety of Monaco players of rate of interest to various other clubs following their French Ligue 1 accomplishment.

Author: 0 Suffering is back at the British Open, and so is Rory McIlroy

Spieth is at 9 under for the tournament, while Kuchar is 7 under. Kuchar is second at 4 to 1. If ever McIlroy needed to go low, this was the day, particularly as a host of players shot rounds in the sixties throughout the day, the best of them that superb record 62 by South African Branden Grace .

Sport India to take on England in finals tomorrow
Author: 0 India to take on England in finals tomorrow

Her last 21 runs came in mere eight deliveries. This will be Mithali Raj's second world cup final. As India takes on England in World Cup final on Sunday, many brands are lining up to sign deals with captain Mithali Raj , thanks to her popularity touching a new high.

Author: 0 Chelsea resume interest in Inter star with refreshed €23m bid

CHELSEA have made an inquiry to Inter Milan about £23million-rated winger Antonio Candreva . They are now moving to the capital full-time and Conte says that was another factor in staying on. Conte has previous experience working with the stalwart given their time together with Italy, and he knows the technical quality that he possesses along with the work ethic and versatility that could make him a crucial addition to the Chelsea squad.

Author: 0 Branden Grace shoots record-low 62 at British Open

Spieth has already won the Masters and the U.S. Open during his career, with both of those victories coming in 2015. Other short odds to win are Matt Kuchar (+400) and Brooks Koepka (+2200). And that was only going to make it play harder than it was playing this morning. He said he can "absolutely" draw on those memories from the Masters and use them to help him Sunday.

Sport New York Knicks: Kyrie Irving coming can show there is still hope
Author: 0 New York Knicks: Kyrie Irving coming can show there is still hope

Of course, the Cavs don'thaveto trade Irving at all. Irving has set forth four potential landing spots. If the trade pushes through, Cleveland will get #Carmelo Anthony and Eric Bledsoe, New York would acquire Irving and Tyson Chandler, while Phoenix would land Love and rookie point guard Frank Ntilikina.

Sport There's no place like Indy for Kyle Busch
Author: 0 There's no place like Indy for Kyle Busch

Well, there you have it. IndyCar driver Takuma Sato was the latest Indy 500 champ to kiss the bricks, and Sunday, the victor of NASCAR's Brickyard 400 will do the same. "Retirement is fast approaching, so I'm looking forward to that", Busch told host Claire B. Lang on Saturday. He finished 34th at Dover in June and climbed from a starting position of 38th to finish 29th at Kentucky in early July, the largest improvement of any driver in that race.

Author: 0 McIlroy wastes fast start, rues 'opportunity lost' at Open

After making the turn in 39, the four-time major victor made his first birdie on the 11th and then added three more over his last four holes, including 17 and 18, the last one coming off a 20-foot putt. Three-time Major champ Spieth drained a 20ft birdie putt on the last to sit on 11 under as Rory McIlroy also melted at Birkdale. Mentally, I wasn't engaged and I was caught between playing the golf shot I needed to and (thinking about) my swing.

Sport The Open: Rory McIlroy delighted with second-day performance
Author: 0 The Open: Rory McIlroy delighted with second-day performance

He chipped in from a pot bunker to eagle the par-five 17th and return to the top of the leaderboard . The reality is that McIlroy has a lot more work to do if he is to get back into the business end of matters. Open) and is taking confidence from winning the Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston in September previous year after being 4 over through three holes.

Sport McIlroy rebounds after poor start
Author: 0 McIlroy rebounds after poor start

Entering the final nine holes, McIlroy ranked tied for 122nd on the leaderboard. Wayward off the tee, uncertain around the greens, by the time he got off the 6th he was five over par, 10 shots off Jordan Spieth's lead , and his chances of winning the Open looked dead already.

Sport Chelsea approach Inter as they look to swoop for £23m star
Author: 0 Chelsea approach Inter as they look to swoop for £23m star

From a tactical point of view, Morata brings to Chelsea a much more versatile attacking style. Morata was poised to join Manchester United until their recruitment of former Blues striker Romelu Lukaku, and has instead ended up with the champions.

Author: 0 Rory McIlroy Trails Clubhouse Leader Kuchar By Three Shots

He shot five under in Round 3 to improve to -11 on the tournament. But there was more magic to come. Mickelson was joined by Mark O'Meara, who earlier announced he will not play in another Open . "I got off to a good start, which I think is important today". Phil Mickelson lipped out for a 62 in the first round of last year's Open at Royal Troon, and eventual victor Henrik Stenson shot a memorable 63 in the final round en route to victory.

Sport Spieth, Kuchar separate themselves from field
Author: 0 Spieth, Kuchar separate themselves from field

Spieth will play in Saturday's final pairing alongside Kuchar, a teammate and fellow "pod" member during the past two Ryder Cups. After a second round that featured 30 miles per hour wind and bursts of heavy showers in the afternoon, Saturday's forecast was more dry conditions and only a mild wind off the Irish Sea.

Author: 0 Rory McIlroy gains early momentum on day two of the Open

He might not be the most consistent golfer on earth, but he moves the needle more than anyone else now playing, and he's the one golfer who can inject adrenaline into any major with a string of birdies. But, yes, he's had to do it a few times and he's never afraid to do that. McIlroy has been struggling on the greens in recent weeks and even resorted to using three different putters during one tournament at the Travelers Championship , but he is a lot more comfortable with the short stick ...

Sport Pablo Sandoval returns to Giants with minor league contract
Author: 0 Pablo Sandoval returns to Giants with minor league contract

That's all fine and well, but what should have Giants fans feeling good that their former World Series MVP is going to be his old self again is the fact that the first thing he did after putting pen to ink was head back to his old stomping grounds: The AT&T Park batting cages next to the Giants dugout.

Author: 0 The Open: Jordan Spieth three clear as Branden Grace fires landmark 62

Japan's world No. 2 Hideki Matsuyama is also four-under after shooting a 66 in his third round. Spieth was 6 under through two rounds after an opening 65 followed by a 69. "That's just what you have to do to try to win The Open Championship ". "That's just what I've always done". "We certainly had a great round of golf", Kuchar said.