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Author: 0 Cubs Look to Clinch Central Title vs. Cardinals

Chicago made it easy, beating the Cardinals . Addison Russell wiped out a 1-0 deficit with one swing, cracking a three-run homer down the left field line to spoil a good game from Cardinals pitcher Michael Wacha . St. Louis initiated scoring in the bottom of the second inning. It also marks the third-straight year the team has made the playoffs, a first since the team did the same from 1906-1908.

Sport Deshaun Watson gives his first game check to cafeteria workers
Author: 0 Deshaun Watson gives his first game check to cafeteria workers

The three employees Watson helped work in the team cafeteria at NRG Stadium. "I really appreciate y'all", Watson told the employees (via HoustonTexans.com ). Many Texans players continue to donate time and resources to help those impacted by Harvey, most notably J.J. Watt's relief fund, which has raised over $37 million.

Author: 0 Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea

We want to thank him for the last season. Manuel Neuer remains the notable absentee for Bayern as the first-choice goalkeeper and captain of the club has been ruled out until January through injury and is likely to miss the entire Champions League group stage.

Author: 0 Batshuayi strikes late to give Chelsea win at Atletico

As the Premier League champions were gifted room to dictate the first half on a historic night for Los Rojiblancos, playing their first competitive European game at the new Wanda Metropolitano, boss Antonio Conte was animated on the sideline as his side failed to make the hosts pay.

Sport Pat Nevin states his prediction for Chelsea v Man City
Author: 0 Pat Nevin states his prediction for Chelsea v Man City

Henry believes the likes of Lukaku , Kane and Morata will eventually get to Aguero's level. Ramadan Sobhi started his first Premier League game of the season as Chelsea hammered Stoke City 4-0. Free from such issues, the Gunners are finding their groove, with summer recruit Alexandre Lacazette scoring twice in Monday's 2-0 win over West Brom.

Sport Pain halts the pleasure of magnificent Evin Lewis show for West Indies
Author: 0 Pain halts the pleasure of magnificent Evin Lewis show for West Indies

That was good enough to win by six runs on the Duckworth-Lewis method after West Indies had posted 356-5 from 50 overs. Meanwhile, West Indies have now lost 14 of their last 15 completed ODIs against England , with defeat in the series opener at Old Trafford ending their hopes of automatic qualification for the 2019 World Cup in Britain.

Sport Costa Completes Move To Atletico Madrid
Author: 0 Costa Completes Move To Atletico Madrid

A test of two sides with strong defensive cores and great counter attacking sides, Chelsea and Atletico Madrid can both stop and start on a dime. I don't have a problem with Diego Costa, he wanted to leave and we wish him the best in the future.

Sport Egypt's Sisi Meets Netanyahu in NY
Author: 0 Egypt's Sisi Meets Netanyahu in NY

He also said the best way to advance the peace process was through a regional approach involving the Arab states. In the meeting between Sisi and Netanyahu, Egypt's flag and nothing else. The two discussed resuming the talks between Israel and the Palestinians, the Tehran Nuclear Deal and Iran's strengthening capabilities in the Middle East.

Sport Steelers player who stood for national anthem has top-selling jersey
Author: 0 Steelers player who stood for national anthem has top-selling jersey

The former Army Ranger says he is absolutely okay if teammates kneed or sit during the anthem. On Monday, Villanueva said during a press conference that he "made a mistake" by standing during " The Star-Spangled Banner ". Villanueva said the Steelers were internally united but had made a decision to "stay away from the situation" given different opinions - the offensive line wanted to stand for the anthem - on how to handle Trump's remarks from a Friday rally in Alabama, when he said ...

Author: 0 Bayern Munich vs. Paris Saint-Germain: A high stakes culture clash

Paris St. Germain, bankrolled by its Qatari owners, bought Neymar for $260 million and Kylian Mbappe for $195 million (a figure that could rise to $212 million). "I know the club trusts me and I really want to apologise once again". PSG are first in Ligue 1, with 19 points in their first seven games. While both teams won their first Group B matches, under former PSG coach Carlo Ancelotti , the usually dominant Bayern have stumbled slightly in the first six weeks of the ...

Sport Bills stadium worker quits after protest
Author: 0 Bills stadium worker quits after protest

Mr. Nikischer posted a photo on Facebook of himself leaving the stadium Sunday, saying he was finally "pushed" to his "limit". Erich Nikischer, who worked security for the Bills for almost 30 years, threw his Bills hat on the ground and quit his job immediately when he watched the team kneel during the anthem.

Sport Former Broncos Coach Robert 'Red' Miller Dies at 89
Author: 0 Former Broncos Coach Robert 'Red' Miller Dies at 89

Denver finished 10-6 in 1979 to qualify for the playoffs for a third consecutive year before posting an 8-8 mark in 1980, Miller's final season. Before his career in the AFL/NFL, Miller coached his alma mater, Western Illinois University, working for former Broncos head coach Lou Saban.

Sport I 'Felt Ashamed' After 'Disgraceful' NFL Protests
Author: 0 I 'Felt Ashamed' After 'Disgraceful' NFL Protests

Most teams playing in Sunday's early afternoon games locked arms in solidarity while other players took a knee during the national anthem . In another tweet , Trump once again suggested the NFL should "set a rule that you can't kneel during our National Anthem!" "Out of love for our country and in honor of the sacrifices made on our behalf, we unite to oppose those that would deny our most basic freedoms".

Sport Ray Lewis' anthem kneel starts heated Shannon Sharpe feud
Author: 0 Ray Lewis' anthem kneel starts heated Shannon Sharpe feud

Lewis also seemingly contradicted himself, defending his decision to drop on two knees and pray as his constitutional right, but then noted to "make it right", National Football League owners should give players two options during the anthem.

Sport Hicks robs Ramos of grand slam in return from DL
Author: 0 Hicks robs Ramos of grand slam in return from DL

He wanted the fan removed and spoke to crew chief Jerry Layne, who was patrolling second base. "But you don't know if it's going to be a slider or a fastball and you still have to stick to your plan... Ramos said the spectator's shouts were accurate . The Yankees are still in the race for the AL East division title, but time is running out to catch up to Boston.

Sport Usain Bolt 'Showed Respect for Our National Anthem'
Author: 0 Usain Bolt 'Showed Respect for Our National Anthem'

Jamaica's sprinting sensation, Usain Bolt has found himself dragged into a war of words between U.S. president Donald Trump and professional athletes over the North American country's national anthem. players across the country demonstrated during the national anthem on Sunday in a show of solidarity against President Trump, who scolded the league and players on Twitter this weekend.

Author: 0 Freak injury ends Lewis's blazing century against England

Having been dropped on 122, Lewis was on course for a double century until, in the 47th over, he deflected a delivery from paceman Jake Ball into his ankle and collapsed to the turf. No player has ever got a double hundred in ODI cricket in England - a feat Lewis had firmly in his sights before he sustained his injury, leaving the pitch on a stretcher on the highest score on which a player has ever retired hurt in worldwide cricket.

Sport Brighton's Hemed banned for 3 games for stamping in EPL
Author: 0 Brighton's Hemed banned for 3 games for stamping in EPL

Brighton & Hove Albion striker Tomer Hemed has been handed a three-match ban by the FA for violent conduct. Members of the Tottenham side reacted angrily to a foul by striker Andy Carroll, which resulted in confrontations and the former Newcastle frontman, Winton Reid, Andre Ayew, Eric Dier and Fernando Llorente being cautioned.

Sport Trump again slams anthem protests, but calls Cowboys' display 'big progress'
Author: 0 Trump again slams anthem protests, but calls Cowboys' display 'big progress'

Trump wrote on Twitter. President Donald Trump has praised Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones for brokering a compromise with his players over the "taking the knee" protests. Trump spent his Sunday and Monday effectively ordering NFL players , the majority of whom are Black, to stand for the national anthem, frustrated and angry at those who knelt down to protest police brutality and injustice.