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Cardinals Sign Greg Holland to 1-Year Deal

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If the Cardinals complete the deal, they will forfeit their second-highest draft pick in June, now No. 43, and $500,000 of global signing-bonus allocation for the 2018-19 signing period. He said then that he didn't intend to offend then-Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish when he pulled on the corners of his eyes after homering against the pitcher from Japan. Read More »

Rangers' Opening Day was ideal … except for the score

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Jake Marisnick also homered for the Astros , whose 57th year as a franchise began with them as reigning World Series champs for the first time. The defending World Series champions tested this strategy against Rangers first baseman Joey Gallo . Read More »

India adds another feather in its cap, ISRO launches GSAT-6A satellite

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A beaming Dr K Sivan, who tasted his first success after taking over as chairman of ISRO, said the successful launch would herald a new era for the nation's space programme. ISRO on Thursday achieved another milestone by successfully placing the GSAT-6A in the designated orbit . According to the space agency ISRO, GSAT-6A mission will last upto 10 years. Read More »

Crystal Palace vs Liverpool | Team News | Expected Line-Up's | Prediction

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Can took to Instagram this week to deny reports that he had demanded £200,000 a week to stay at Anfield and at Melwood today Klopp was asked the same question. With Fulham and West Bromwich Albion, all hope seemed lost, especially with the Cottagers, and with that experience comes a certain degree of poise - which we have already been seeing from Hodgson over the last few weeks. Read More »

Le'Veon Bell vents on social media about being portrayed a villain

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Coming off a season with an NFL-high 321 carries, Bell is slated to make $14.5m for the 2018 season unless the two sides can agree on a long-term contract to replace the terms of the franchise tag. The 26-year-old has been arguably the NFL's most complete running back since being drafted by the Steelers in the second round in 2013. Like Cousins, Bell would benefit from the National Football League rule that makes a third franchise tag so expensive as to be nearly impossible: Washington was ... Read More »

The Radian Group Inc (RDN) Shares Sold by Teachers Advisors LLC

After $0.51 actual earnings per share reported by Radian Group Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 15.69% EPS growth. Having a look in a broader way analysts from brokerage firms on the street with an extensive view have high price target of Radian Group Inc (NYSE: RDN ) at $31 and with a conformist view have low price target of $22 while the stock's latest closing price was $18.99. Read More »

Raiders sign vet CB Leon Hall — Free agency roundup

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Hall was one of the better cornerbacks in the National Football League early in his career, intercepting 18 passes in his first four seasons. He registered 16 combined tackles and a pass defensed with the 49ers. He earned consensus All-American honors as a senior in 2006, leaving as the school's record holder with 43 passes defensed. Hall, 33, is entering his 12th season in the National Football League after finishing last season with the San Francisco 49ers. Read More »

Todd Gurley: Rams would be happy to add Odell Beckham Jr

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The report referenced a New York Daily News report that Beckham told "a couple" Rams players he "wants in". The Rams are not hiding their Odell Beckham desire. "There's always enough snaps", Gurley said with a broad grin. "There's always enough snaps. I'd be happy, Goff will be happy, coach McVay will be happy, [owner Stan] Kroenke, the whole team would be". Read More »

5 potential trade destinations for Rob Gronkowski

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After all, this is Bill Belichick. The latest rumor is that the Patriots are exploring the possibility of trading Gronkowski . As Bedard mentioned, a source believes the chances of a trade increase the longer "Gronk" goes without making a serious decision. Read More »

Deontay Wilder rips Anthony Joshua, promoter, says camp 'fears' him

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Wilder says he decided not to make the trip after being told that Joshua and his promoter, Eddie Hearn, didn't want him in the ring after the bout to challenge the victor to a fight for the undisputed title. Price will take on Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin, and Hearn said: 'What a heavyweight fight we have between David Price and Povetkin. Whyte, who last week in scored a brutal sixth round knockout of Lucas Browne at the O2 Arena in London, is now the number one ranked contender to ... Read More »

In face of taunts, scandal-tainted Australia finds its fight

Captain Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner were banned long-term and sent home in disgrace, as was batsman Cameron Bancroft, for their roles in tampering with the ball with sandpaper in the third test. Sayers took the catch to see off Elgar. The extraordinary elevation of wicketkeeper Tim Paine as the team's 46th test captain is a remarkable tale, even considering the circumstances, having a year ago considered quitting the game after finding himself out of the Tasmania side. Read More »

Sam Allardyce credits '£350 million' behind Manchester City's improvement this season

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The Toffees are also looking for a third consecutive win and manager Sam Allardyce said: "We've got to master our game plan throughout the 90 minutes to get a result against the team that's riding high". " The Premier League is tough, you can lose two or three in a row and you are in trouble". "Winning the Premier League with such a gap is certainly going to be one of the top teams to ever be in the Premier League". Read More »

Pochettino: Too much pressure on Alli, he's a kid

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I did many stupid things, put yourself at 21 years old. He played just 22 minutes of England's two friendlies against Holland and Italy, leading to Gareth Southgate to suggest his starting place at the World Cup was far from certain. And he has done a lot for us and the club. Expectation was massive because he was always increasing his level and improving and improving. For every player there are tough moments and in those situations the most important thing from my side is to support Dele - ... Read More »

Sacramento Kings Form Partnership with Black Lives Matter

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The Kings' official partnership with Black Lives Matter Sacramento, though, is the first of its kind and an indication, perhaps, of the movement's growing influence. "We here at the Kings recognize that we have a big platform", the owner said . The Kings have been supportive of Clark's family, offering to set up an education fund for his two children and partnering with Black Lives Matter Sacramento to bring resources to Sacramento's black community. Read More »

Australian coach Lehmann resigns as disgraced trio return to Australia

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Steve Smith , who has had the national team captaincy taken away, also addressed journalists upon arrival at Sydney Airport. "It was a failure of leadership ", Smith said, choking back tears as he was comforted by his father Peter. "To all of my teammates, to fans of cricket all over the world and to all Australians who are disappointed and angry". Lehmann, speaking for the first time since Saturday's controversy in Cape Town, expressed sympathy for the trio. Read More »

Ball-tampering scandal forces head coach Darren Lehmann to resign

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Earlier, disgraced now former captain Steve Smith fronted the media at an emotional press conference. The International Cricket Council said it will review its punishment for ball-tampering in light of the Australia scandal, and warned the game is in danger unless decisive action is taken. Read More »

Arsenal target Max Meyer available on free transfer this summer, claim Schalke

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Meyer is aiming to be part of Germany's World Cup squad, as they defend their crown in Russian Federation this summer, having previously collected four caps, albeit the last coming in November 2016 away to San Marino. Arsenal see Meyer as the ideal replacement for Santi Cazorla , but Liverpool are also interested and the two clubs may battle for his signature, per Watts. Read More »

Dirk Nowitzki: 'I'm Planning To Come Back'

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First , Nowitzki plans to step away from the game next month, huddle with his wife, Jessica, and his longtime German shooting coach and adviser, Holger Geschwindner, about the future, and undergo a thorough examination of his health. "But right now, who knows? Mentally, for me, [I'm just] staying positive and staying upbeat". "He's a hell of a player, a great teammate", Walton said. Read More »

Tearful Australia Coach Lehmann Says He Would Quit After South Africa Series

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The images were shown on the big screen in Cape Town and the Australian players were booed by the crowd; captain Steve Smith and Bancroft held a press conference after play to explain their actions. They made a mistake and they accepted it. "I know I'll regret this for the rest of my life". The ACA, which represents professional first-class cricketers, called for a proposed review into Australia's cricketing culture to be fully independent and extend to the CA's response to the scandal. Read More »

Zidane has no faith in me, says Isco

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Isco , who is reportedly a target for Chelsea , Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur, has admitted to being frustrated over the lack of game time at Real Madrid . "The manager doesn't place his trust in the player, it's the player who has to place his trust in the coach", Lopetegui said. Former worldwide forward Jorge Valdano told Spanish radio station Onda Cero that Messi is "the only reason that anyone is even giving Argentina a sliver of hope of winning the World Cup". Read More »

Australia jeered on Day 4 post ball-tampering scandal

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Tim Paine issued an apology and said Australia must "take some sort of positive" from a "horrible 24 hours" after South Africa stuck the knife into the shamed tourists by wrapping up a crushing 322-run win on day four of the third Test. Katich said he was "sick to his stomach" when he woke up to the news. With overwhelming video evidence against them, Smith and Bancroft face the music at the conference, admitting everything in front of yet more television cameras. Read More »

Javi Gracia calls on Abdoulaye Doucoure to remain at Watford

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Given the turnover of players has always been high at Vicarage Road, you feel as though a big offer would be tempting for Watford to take in the summer so they can reinvest elsewhere. "I was impatient to play there, at Anfield". " Maybe in the future he can play with other big clubs who play in the Champions League ". "Doucoure knows he is important, not for me, but for the club and his team-mates". Read More »

Sam Ryder leading at rain-delayed Houston Open

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He desperately needs a positive result after missing the cut in five of the six events he's played since he started his season at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines. "I was kind of going at it a little less prepared than usual, but sometimes that's good and today it was", said Tway. Bubba Watson had to make two straight birdies to avoid a playoff against Suri in group play last week at the Dell Technologies Match Play. Read More »

Right time to step away: Lehmann

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He said: "I'll say two things, three things". "I really feel for Steve [Smith] as I saw him crying in front of the media and all the players are really hurting". Sutherland revealed that Smith - who was already unavailable for the fourth Test after being handed a one-Test ban by the International Cricket Council - Warner and Bancroft can expect to learn their fates on Thursday. Read More »

Mariners beat Indians, 2-1 on Opening Day

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Then, Chisenhall was awarded first base after the Indians challenged a call at home plate and a replay review showed he was hit on the left leg by a pitch. Naquin got the tying run into scoring position with a single to left field, but Zimmer lined out to first to end the threat. Hernandez made just two starts this spring after getting hit in the right arm by a line drive in February. Read More »

Stuart Broad dismisses suggestions of ball-tampering during Ashes

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From an Australian cricket point of view itself, the last couple of days have been forgettable with opener Cameron Bancroft caught red-handed in trying to alter the condition of the ball using sandpaper. "Steve said it's the first time they've tried it". He added: "Me thinks the Hole has just got a little deeper & bigger for Cricket Australia", while ex-England star Kevin Pietersen tweeted: "Lehmann never knew", followed by a host of laughing emojis. Read More »

Twins force extras, but beaten by walk-off on opening day

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Thursday, his first hit of the regular season won the game for Baltimore . First pitch, for real: Orioles right-hander Dylan Bundy had a 91 miles per hour fastball fouled off by Twins second baseman Brian Dozier at 3:08 p.m. The former Tampa Bay Rays hurler didn't get the nod for Opening Day, but Showalter and the orange-and-black-clad fans at Camden Yards are hopeful Cobb will make a difference in a few weeks. Read More »

Busta, Zverev reach Miami Open semi-finals

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Sascha faced those two break points right in the second game of the match, the first after a 22-stroke rally and the second when Coric missed a forehand, bringing the game home with an ace to repel the danger. "It was an awesome match, no?" Watch Full Match Replays It will be their first FedEx ATP Head2Head meeting after Carreno Busta outlasted Kevin Anderson 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (6) earlier Thursday. Read More »