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A's eye postseason and unfinished business as sting of 2018 wild card game lingers

A's eye postseason and unfinished business as sting of 2018 wild card game lingers

3 days ago   |   Sporting News

The one-game playoff loss to the Yankees was a learning experience, and now Oakland feels better prepared to seize on October chances.
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A Look At Current FedEx Cup Odds As The BMW Championship Tees Off in the Windy City

3 days ago   |   Forbes

With the FedEx Cup playoff schedule whittled down to just three events this year, we're now cutting to the quick in a hurry.
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Every team of LeBron James' NBA career, ranked - including his newest Lakers squad

Every team of LeBron James' NBA career, ranked - including his newest Lakers squad

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

LeBron James is entering his 17th year of his career. During James' career, he's played on all different types of teams, from super-teams, contenders, middling playoff squads...
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One week after a trade deadline that puzzled the baseball world, the Mets are suddenly surging

One week after a trade deadline that puzzled the baseball world, the Mets are suddenly surging

12 days ago   |   Business Insider

The New York Mets appeared to be heading for a tear-down at the trade deadline, but instead turned into buyers, puzzling the MLB world. The Mets are now one of the hottest...
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One more step for Empire to finish business

14 days ago   |   Times Union

Baltimore As postgame celebrations go, this one was rather subdued. Sure, the Albany Empire hit a preseason goal of advancing to ArenaBowl XXXII, and there was joy Saturday...
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Brian Cashman's job to find a starting pitcher just got harder

21 days ago   |   Newsday

Now that Marcus Stroman is going to the Mets, that's one less available name in an already shrinking market. Maybe the Mets couldn't compete with the Yankees on the field this...
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Defending champs Palmer, Schulte take care of business at PFL 5

23 days ago   |   ESPN

Defending PFL champions Lance Palmer and Natan Schulte clinched No. 1 playoff seeds in the featherweight and lightweight divisions, respectively.
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Column: Giants best example of National League mediocrity making trade market murky

29 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The playoff competition in Major League Baseball is so heated that it might stifle the action at the league's trade deadline.
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These are the top 32 quarterbacks in the NFL, according to 'Madden 20'

These are the top 32 quarterbacks in the NFL, according to 'Madden 20'

29 days ago   |   Business Insider

"Madden" rates more than 3,000 NFL players each season, but the game's ratings adjusters say that quarterbacks are the hardest to judge. Reigning NFL MVP and "Madden 20" cover...
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Baseball Report: Twins, Yankees Likely Buyers At Trade Deadline

Baseball Report: Twins, Yankees Likely Buyers At Trade Deadline

1 month ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

As summer heats up, so too does the MLB trade market. The official trade deadline is July 31. And in the next couple weeks, contenders will look to sure up rosters, while...
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Former Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson dead at 36 after...

Former Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson dead at 36 after motorcycle crash in Austin

36-year-old Cedric Benson died late Saturday night after a motorcycle crash involving a minivan in Austin, Texas. Benson played football in the NFL for the Chicago Bears, the... Read more ...

Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Two of President Donald Trump's top economic advisers sought to tamp down concerns Sunday that the U.S. may be sliding into a recession. In appearances on the Sunday show... Read more ...

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant...

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets

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The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented...

The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented immigrants can't go to school

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From a 7-patty Whopper to burgers with black buns, here are 13 of the...

From a 7-patty Whopper to burgers with black buns, here are 13 of the wildest international Burger King menu items

Burger King, like many other fast food chains , offers a variety of international menu items that aren't available in the US. Some travelers might even rethink avoiding fast... Read more ...

Paulo Costa out-pummels Yoel Romero in an extraordinary, compelling, brutal...

Paulo Costa out-pummels Yoel Romero in an extraordinary, compelling, brutal battle between 2 fighters who looked like Greek Gods

Paulo Costa out-pummeled Yoel Romero in a captivating battle at UFC 241. Costa was awarded a unanimous decision because of a hat-trick of 29-28 scorecards thanks to his... Read more ...

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis, then challenged Jorge...

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis, then challenged Jorge Masvidal to an East vs. West Coast gangster fight

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis at UFC 241. Diaz won every round on every judges scorecard, besting Pettis in style. He then used his victory speech to challenge... Read more ...

A Welsh town is building anti-sex public toilets using 'terrifying' methods...

A Welsh town is building anti-sex public toilets using 'terrifying' methods including squealing alarms, doors shooting open, and cold jets of water

Porthcawl, a town in Wales, is spending $200,000 to upgrade its public toilets, so no one can have sex in them or vandalize the property. Jets of water will shoot out from the... Read more ...

Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong

Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong

Trump says the economy is "doing very well" and is dismissing concerns of recession, offering an optimistic outlook after last week's steep drop in the financial markets. Read more ...

Sacramentans strap on high heels to raise money for WEAVE

Sacramentans strap on high heels to raise money for WEAVE

Rain and thunderstorms may have postponed the event a few months ago, but Sunday the weather was picture perfect for an afternoon of raising money for nonprofit WEAVE . Read more ...