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Manager Craig Counsell said the injury wasn't serious and Thames reiterated that afterward, much to the relief of Brewers fans everywhere. Eric Thames was drug tested again tonight. Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames left the game against the Cincinnati Reds in the top of the eighth on Wednesday. The left-hander received only four runs of support in his first four starts combined.
  • Portland Trail Blazers vs. Golden State Warriors Game 3

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    Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green , left, and forward Kevin Durant (35) celebrate during the second half of Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, April 16, 2017.
  • Grimm gets win for the Cubs

    Grimm gets win for the Cubs

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    His dad made a decision to surprise him with tickets to a Cubs game at Wrigley Field when they play the Cardinals. Chicago trailed 4-1 before Willson Contreras' RBI single in the sixth off Carlos Torres. His first start of the season was at Milwaukee, and he tossed six innings of four-run ball for an 11-6 win on April 8. ROYALS 2, GIANTS 0 Jason Vargas dazzled for the third consecutive start, the Royals finally scored off Giants ace Madison Bumgarner and Kansas City beat San ...
  • Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus in line for return for Man City

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    A back injury rules David Ospina out, but he could return in 10 days. French youngster Jeff Reine-Adelaide has been ruled out until the end of the season with an ankle injury, with Santi Cazorla another long-term absentee. It is easy to see the parallels between Arsenal's appearance in the 2014 FA Cup semi-final against Wigan Athletic at Wembley and the present day.
  • Bulls lose Rondo to fractured thumb

    Bulls lose Rondo to fractured thumb

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    In the first two games, the Bulls' net rating when Rondo played stood at plus-14.5. "Playoff teams that could use me right now: The Chicago Bulls for sure, I'm going to say them first because that was one of my favorite places to play", Robinson told For The Win's Nina Mandell .
  • What we learned from Mayock 2017 NFL Draft conference call

    What we learned from Mayock 2017 NFL Draft conference call

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    He's going to elevate his brand and draft stock with his flawless use of Twitter. Gettleman feels like they're other running backs that could fit the Panthers scheme outside of Fournette and McCaffrey. On Friday, he estimated there are "about a half dozen" of those guys in this draft. Gettleman's discussion of the top running backs in next week's draft (April 27-29 in Philadelphia) will fuel the thought that the Panthers will target a ball carrier with their top selection.
  • Olympic hurdles champion Rollins handed one-year ban

    Olympic hurdles champion Rollins handed one-year ban

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    The sprinter was a member of the USADA registered testing pool, which consists of a select group of athletes who are subject to certain whereabouts requirements in order to be located for out-of-competition testing. On Thursday, she lost her competitive eligibility for 2017 for making a mistake on a drop-down menu when filling out online anti-doping forms. She was unavailable for tests on April 27, September 13 and September 27 past year.
  • Harden, Rockets outlast Thunder

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    Game 1: James Harden finished with 37 points, nine assists and seven rebounds to lead the Rockets, while backcourt mate Patrick Beverly poured in a playoff career-high 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for his second career postseason double-double.
  • Patriots meet Trump without Tom Brady, some teammates

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    Kraft presented Trump with a personalized jersey and Belichick gave Trump a personalized helmet. Later Wednesday night, the Patriots tweeted side-by-side photos of 2004 and 2017, both years in which the Super Bowl visit was the second in three years.
  • West Ham make an attempt for Chelsea and Man United target Lukaku

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    Everton may rather Lukaku join United, but it seems the player prefers to re-join Chelsea. Romelu Lukaku has now scored as many Premier League goals (84) as Cristiano Ronaldo. Rumours will reignite after Lukaku admitted that he watches the official channels of some of Europe's top clubs. " He told me he won't sign a new contract ", Everton manager Ronald Koeman was quoted by the Sun (UK).
  • Anthony Johnson Sheds 'Rumble' Persona, Reaffirms Retirement in Monday Instagram Post

    Anthony Johnson Sheds 'Rumble' Persona, Reaffirms Retirement in Monday Instagram Post

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    The New York State Athletic Commission considered the weight valid, though apparently during the early weigh-in format the UFC introduced past year, fighters are not usually given a second chance at the weigh-in. Thank you. I will never, ever forget you, and what better place to end my career than Buffalo, New York. "Why would I go into another sport that is the same thing as this and you take all this impact and stuff?" "But either way, I'll have to fight Jon at some stage regardless so I ...
  • National Basketball Association fines Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale $30000

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    It was a head coach tearing into the officials to show that he has his team's back, and Spurs fans should expect to see an all-out assault by the Grizzlies in game three of the playoffs. "I'm just concerned about getting my team ready to play", Popovich said. "You've got to play through them". The margin of difference in free throw attempts was eight in the Spurs' 111-82 rout in the series opener Saturday, the Grizzlies going to the line 17 times and the Spurs 25.