• Former Astros Players Killed in Car Crash
Former Astros Players Killed in Car Crash

Yaracuy governor Julio Leon Heredia tweeted that police detained four people in possession of personal items belonging to the deceased players. Valbuena was 33 and Castillo was 37. He joined the Angels prior to the 2017 campaign, ultimatly being released by Los Angeles in August. He also had played for the Chicago Cubs , Cleveland Indians...

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  • Madrid ready for Copa Libertadores final second leg
Madrid ready for Copa Libertadores final second leg

Madrid turned into Buenos Aires for a night Sunday, with tens of thousands of Argentine fans transforming Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu into a stadium of their own. Both sets of fans will be separated for the duration of the day, with Fanzones for each set of supporters on either side of the ground. Boca star Carlos Tevez, whose career ha...

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  • Chiefs’ Sammy Watkins could be out until playoffs with foot injury
Chiefs’ Sammy Watkins could be out until playoffs with foot injury

Benjamin signed a one year deal with the team. The move to the Chiefs could help him get back on track. He fared much better with the Panthers, who selected him in the first round of the 2014 draft. Here are five things to know about the newest member of the Chiefs. Benjamin became FSU quarterback Jameis Winston 's favorite target, and he grabbe...

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  • 3 benefits of the George Hill trade
3 benefits of the George Hill trade

The Cavaliers and Wizards will swap second round picks, with Cleveland getting Washington's second in 2021 and sending their second in 2022. The 28-year-old was dealt by the Bucks in exchange for fellow point guard George Hill who is talented but oft-injured.

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  • Nathan Eovaldi will return to Red Sox on four-year deal
Nathan Eovaldi will return to Red Sox on four-year deal

Eovaldi was victorious in both of his playoff starts, winning a pair of Game 3s against NY in the American League Division Series and Houston in the A.L. He missed the final seven weeks of the 2016 season, the entire 2017 season, and the first two months of the 2018 season. The issue, however, is that Eovaldi's dominant run is far from the norm ...

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  • Heisman Trophy history: three quarterbacks of color
Heisman Trophy history: three quarterbacks of color

This is the sixth time in the past 15 seasons that different quarterbacks took home the Maxwell and Davey O'Brien awards, and in four of the previous five times the Heisman went to the O'Brien victor. 1 Alabama plays No. 4 Oklahoma at the Orange Bowl semifinal on December 29. Murray, a fourth-year junior, replaced last season's Heisman victor and...

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  • Three share lead as Woods falters in Hero World Challenge
Three share lead as Woods falters in Hero World Challenge

Rahm, making his first trip to the Bahamas for this event, figured out early that the key to scoring at Albany were the five par 5s and two reachable par 4s. He'll be there for three days as part of his preparations as the USA Presidents Cup Team Captain ahead of the staging of the biennial event last next year.

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  • Ohio State's Urban Meyer to retire
Ohio State's Urban Meyer to retire

Not every coach fits perfectly into every situation, though Meyer could probably fit anywhere. This is it-until it isn't. Mark Richt will be 59 next season and isn't on the hot seat, but if the program stalls out in the next two years, Richt could choose to retire, opening up a spot for Meyer to swoop in.

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  • Burnley's Steven Defour 'touch and go' for visit of Liverpool
Burnley's Steven Defour 'touch and go' for visit of Liverpool

Salah and Firmino did then come on then, and the latter had a goal inside four minutes from what looked like a training-ground move. But the front three were rested. His change paid off immediately as Firmino scored wit his first touch four minutes later, tapping home after Van Dijk, at full stretch, squared Trent Alexander-Arnold's free-kick.

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  • Twitter had the best 'alternative' names for Seattle's new National Hockey League team
Twitter had the best 'alternative' names for Seattle's new National Hockey League team

NHL Seattle CEO and president Tod Leiweke told 710 ESPN Seattle's Danny, Dave and Moore in October that the name (and presumably colors, logos and merchandise) will probably be unveiled in the spring . National Hockey League general managers will be a little more leery about the players made available in the expansion draft after watching V...

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  • Meyer to retire after the Rose Bowl
Meyer to retire after the Rose Bowl

In addition to the domestic abuse scandal, Meyer "has been slowed by headaches caused by a cyst", member station WOSU reports , adding, "The chatter increased after he looked more distressed and beleaguered than usual on the sideline during the 49-20 loss to unranked Purdue on October 20".

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  • Manchester City not 'invincible,' won't go season unbeaten - Ilkay Gundogan
Manchester City not 'invincible,' won't go season unbeaten - Ilkay Gundogan

Stuart Armstrong drove home an angled finish for Southampton's opening goal in the 13th, and Cedric Soares curled a free kick into the top corner for 2-0. Leicester playmaker James Maddison was desperate to make amends for his embarrassing red card for diving last weekend. "Hopefully I make the best out of my next chance".

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  • National Football League issues statement on investigation of former Chiefs RB Kareem Hunt
National Football League issues statement on investigation of former Chiefs RB Kareem Hunt

In the grainy, graphic video, Hunt is seen getting into an argument with a woman and several men step in to hold him back. The Chiefs moved swiftly once the video was made public Friday. The team said it had been made aware of the incident earlier in the year and management had spoken with Hunt, but the video made clear he was "not truthful i...

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  • Luka Modric wins Ballon d’Or 2018, breaks Ronaldo-Messi decade-long dominance
Luka Modric wins Ballon d’Or 2018, breaks Ronaldo-Messi decade-long dominance

Ronaldo finished in second place, 277 points behind Modrić with France's Antoine Griezmann third, 339 points behind the Croatian. If Modric or indeed even Mbappe, Varane or even Griezmann manages to pip Ronaldo to the trophy it will be the first time since 2007 that a player from a country other than Argentina and Portugal wins the award....

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  • Man City extend lead at top, Palace end winless run
Man City extend lead at top, Palace end winless run

The Argentina worldwide was held out of Saturday's 3-1 win over Bournemouth with a muscle injury, and he is doubtful to face Watford and Chelsea this week after Pep Guardiola revealed club doctors warned him Aguero could be ruled out until January if he aggravated the problem.

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  • Man Utd boss Mourinho admits Southampton draw 'not good'
Man Utd boss Mourinho admits Southampton draw 'not good'

United, who lost former Saint Luke Shaw to a knock midway through the second half, dominated much of the play but struggled to threaten McCarthy's goal , and David de Gea had to make a strong save to stop Nathan Redmond's stinging strike from snatching victory.

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  • In College Football Playoff Top 25
In College Football Playoff Top 25

Reed said after the Alabama loss. The Huskies (10-3) are in the Rose Bowl for the first time in 18 years after overcoming a disappointing start to the season with four straight wins in November, including a Pac-12 title game victory over Utah on Friday.

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  • Mets, Mariners making significant progress on Robinson Cano trade
Mets, Mariners making significant progress on Robinson Cano trade

Passan went on to note that Cano would have to waive his no-trade clause for any deal to be completed, but he is expected to be willing to do that . The money issue appears to be the final hurdle before this deal is completed. The two teams are closing in on an agreement , and we're just now beginning to understand the Mariners motivation in th...

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  • Aust fall short of medal at Dubai Sevens
Aust fall short of medal at Dubai Sevens

Geduld was replaced on the field by Dewald Human during the second half, and did not return to the field. New Zealand , with plenty of injury uncertainties coming out of Dubai, have drawn hosts South Africa, Samoa and a yet-to-be-named 16th team in Pool A for the Cape Town round of the World Sevens Series next weekend.

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  • Emery: Smith Rowe an example to Arsenal's youngsters
Emery: Smith Rowe an example to Arsenal's youngsters

The most important change is that it affects the supporters. "In 90 minutes, it's not a very big change". "That was a big influence on the mentality of the team". BT said: "To say thanks for being with us, here's a special sporting treat for our pay monthly mobile and tablet customers: three months' free BT Sport on your EE phone and connected ...

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  • NBA Star Responds After Girl's Plea About His Shoes
NBA Star Responds After Girl's Plea About His Shoes

Riley, who told Curry she goes to Warriors games with her dad, said they looked online, but the signature shoes were only sold in the boys section. When 9-year-old Riley Morrison saw that her favorite Steph Curry sneakers were only listed in Under Armour's boys' section, she took matters into her own hands.

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  • Chiefs Kareem Hunt Attacks and Kicks Woman in Hotel Hallway
Chiefs Kareem Hunt Attacks and Kicks Woman in Hotel Hallway

The Chiefs excused Hunt from practice and sent him home from the facility, pending further action, after the video's release, sources told ESPN's Dan Graziano . who both go flying into a wall. Police responded to the scene, but charges were not filed and no arrests were made "because officers say they were unable to determine if a crime had be...

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  • Major Argentina Soccer Match Canceled - Twice - After Fans Attack Players
Major Argentina Soccer Match Canceled - Twice - After Fans Attack Players

In 2015 , CONMEBOL disqualified Boca in the round of 16 after River players were attacked with pepper spray on the pitch of Boca's La Bombonera stadium. With the tie poised at 2-2, Boca players were left injured by shards of broken glass and affected by tear gas, which was sacked by police to disperse the crowd outside River Plate's El Monument...

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  • Cavs trade Kyle Korver to Jazz
Cavs trade Kyle Korver to Jazz

One of the second-round picks will be sent in 2020 and the other in 2021, and they'll be sent via the Washington Wizards , according to Wojnarokski. At 10-12, the Jazz have been a disappointment so far. Korver had 22 points on 6-of-9 3-point shooting in a recent loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves .

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  • Baker Mayfield rips into fake Hue Jackson following Browns win vs. Bengals
Baker Mayfield rips into fake Hue Jackson following Browns win vs. Bengals

Led by brash rookie QB Baker Mayfield , the Cleveland Browns suddenly merit keeping an eye on. He was hired earlier this month as an assistant by Cincinnati. Keep in mind, too, that these comments from Brees came before the Saints and Browns met in Week 2, one game before Mayfield made his debut in a relief appearance in a win over the Jets in Wee...

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  • Reports flaring about Mack Brown heading back to UNC
Reports flaring about Mack Brown heading back to UNC

Brown left for Texas before the Tar Heels played in the Gator Bowl following the 1997 season, and in 16 seasons with the Longhorns, led them to a 158-48 record, including leading the Longhorns to the 2006 national championship and appearance in the 2009 national title game.

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  • Fernando Alonso and Jimmie Johnson in F1/NASCAR swap
Fernando Alonso and Jimmie Johnson in F1/NASCAR swap

Hamilton and Vettel accompanied Alonso on his lap of honour before spinning their cars on the pit straight, and the Spaniard was quick to give his gratitude to his rivals. "It's going to be quite different to any other auto that I drove, but at least we're doing it in Bahrain, which is a circuit that I know, and it's not an oval or something tha...

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  • Mourinho: Lindelof 'out for quite a while'
Mourinho: Lindelof 'out for quite a while'

Got that? Good. Off you go. Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville hits out at the inconsistency of Jose Mourinho's side following their goalless draw with Crystal Palace . "I want them to start strong and have a go nearly immediately". "We gave them moments where they could breathe, could relax, they had time", said Mourinho after ...

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  • College Football Rivalry Week
College Football Rivalry Week

Here are those final eight: No. 1 Alabama (11-0), No. 2 Clemson (11-0), No. 3 Notre Dame (11-0), No. 4 MI (10-1), No. 5 Georgia (10-1), No. 6 Oklahoma (10-1), No. The conference implications are higher than ever with 10 undecided spots in conference championship games, nationally prominent teams in danger of missing bowl games, and a famo...

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  • Maurizio Sarri admits Chelsea's defence was a disaster in defeat by Spurs
Maurizio Sarri admits Chelsea's defence was a disaster in defeat by Spurs

Chelsea comes in action against their arch London rivals Tottenham on Saturday, 24th November which promises to be a highly intriguing clash between Premier League heavyweights. Gary Lineker could not help tweeting about the Italian during the game and, it must be said he made a valid point about the former Napoli man. On this evidence becomin...

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