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Red Sox keep rolling with sixth straight win, sweeping Orioles

Ezequiel Carrera had an RBI double, Darwin Barney had a two-run double and Russell Martin added an RBI single as Toronto became the sixth team to win five straight series against the Yankees in NY. In the top of the sixth inning, relief pitcher Tyler Wilson was hit hard, giving up three more runs to give the Red Sox an 8-1 lead. Garcia gave up five runs and seven hits in five innings, including three home runs .

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Royals explode in the 6th, beat Red Sox 10-4

Boston starter David Price (13-8) earned his fourth straight win by going six innings and allowing two runs on five hits against the Royals . BOSTON (AP ) - The Kansas City Royals keep finding different sources for timely hits during a red-hot August.

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Fowler plays his way off US Ryder Cup team

Brandt Snedeker and Zach Johnson kept their spots. The Barclays was the final event to earn Ryder Cup points for the US team. This is a meaningful win for Reed on so many levels. "If I give myself more opportunities to the green, if I'm in the fairways, I might have had a good chance". He finished the PGA Tour tournament at nine under overall despite bogeying his last two holes at Bethpage State Park's famed Black Course in NY.

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City keeper Hart wants to join Torino on loan

England manager Sam Allardyce has given Hart permission to leave the St George's Park training base and resolve his future before the transfer deadline on Wednesday. "I would allow them to leave". "We'll address the players today that, for anything in that area, for us to know as quickly as possible and deal with it as quickly as we possibly can".

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Cowboys QB Romo has broken bone in back

This is just a source claiming 6-10 weeks, Jason Garrett and the team gave no timetable for Romo's return yet so there is no confirmation. He also refused to rule Romo out for the regular season opener on September 11. Garrett said Romo's injury won't end his season. "The name of the game for us has always been focusing on taking things one day at a time and also have the "next man in" mentality".

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Fellaini comes to aid of United fan after late goal

Fellaini has divided opinion among United's support since his arrival at the club three years ago but he may now have won more fans round with a basic act of human kindness. As United's players celebrated Marcus Rashford's late victor at the KCOM Stadium, away supporters rushed forwards in an attempt to get close to their heroes.

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Flawless Fowler builds 1-shot lead at Barclays

American Olympic teammates Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed will have one eye on victory and another on the Ryder Cup in the final round of The Barclays on New York's Long Island today. Three-time champion Lydia Ko was back on the Canadian Pacific Women's Open leaderboard Thursday. Reed overcame three bogeys in a four-hole stretch on the front nine and was tied for the lead on the back nine until the final two holes.

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Walsh Jennings, Ross beat Brazil for bronze

This was loser versus loser. The Brazilian duo, ranked No. 2, was looking to avenge another home team, Talita and Larissa , that was eliminated earlier in the day to Germany. Heading into the Rio Olympics, she had never lost a match in Olympic competition, dropping only a single set. Their deliveries kept Walsh Jennings and Ross slightly off balance all night.

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Blue Jays acquire C Navarro from White Sox

The 32-year-old backstop is returning to Toronto after spending the last two seasons there. Navarro performed above expectations as the starter in 2014, but was relegated to part-time duty after the Blue Jays signed Russell Martin , prior to the 2015 season.

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Portugal starts World Cup qualifying without injured Ronaldo

The 31-year-old is therefore not yet fit enough to captain Portugal and will remain with his club as he continues his recovery. On Thursday, Ronaldo was crowned UEFA's Best Player in Europe for 2016 after helping Real Madrid win an 11th European Cup during the 2015-16 campaign and leading Portugal to Euro 2016 glory.

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Todd Bowles says Geno Smith still Jets' No. 2 QB

A ridiculous storyline, but a storyline just the same. “It was hard to do what we did previous year, ” Marshall said. Yeah, sure a little bit. That leaves the backup QB spot and it has been assumed the spot belonged to Geno Smith. "You want to get everything on the same page as the offense and you really want to execute a lot of the plays and stuff". Every single minute you get in practice or in the game counts.

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The alleged eye-gouging incident the Wallabies want action over

Hansen - who, along with McCaw, called for New Zealand fans to get over their hatred of Cooper previous year - said he expected the Wallabies to look to kick more and play a territory game as a result of his selection. They didn't really get any ball so it's hard for a backline to function when you're not getting ball like that. His cause has also not been helped by a large whole in midfield stocks with injuries to Matt Giteau, Matt Toomua and Rob Horne.

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Aaron Ramsey: Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger responds over injury

When you look at the other teams, they're making points. "We are working on the deals", Wenger said. "You don't speak about the performances of the players anymore, you just speak about money". And while Arsene Wenger is partly to blame for the inactivity in the transfer window, why are the fans expressing themselves as the players are trying to do their job? Even though all players get exhausted in extra time perhaps they were mentally exhausted a bit.

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Cousins tosses three TD passes in Redskins' victory

The challenge is to make sure Cousins and his receivers get enough opportunities while also observing the running backs, but Gruden said that goal is one in the same because coaches need to see as much in pass protection from them as running.

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Wenger confirms the arrival of £52m La Liga duo

Unfortunately we all make mistakes". Five days remain of the transfer window and, at long last, Arsene Wenger has come to life. People have been addicted to news. Wenger spoke optimistically about his career so far. In the second half we played good football and we should have scored more . Asked if that would put to bed his reputation for being too reluctant to part with the club's money, Wenger couldn't resist a joke.

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US Open: Justine Henin marvels at Serena Williams

Williams now holds a 190 point advantage over Kerber in the world rankings but she has significant points to defend at the US Open; the American reached the semi-finals a year ago while Kerber reached only the third round. Open final in six of the past nine years, twice capturing the trophy. Rafa Nadal, a 14-times slam victor, showed winning form in Rio, reaching the singles semi-finals and claiming gold in doubles after a long injury layoff.

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Judge: University of North Carolina Can't Block Bathrooms in Transgender Case

According to the UVM athletic department, the decision was made in consultation with coaches, the women's basketball team and key school officials. The two schools agreed to the game in late March, less than a week before HB2 became law with the deal being signed six months later.

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Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak to pick Week 1 starter next week

Sanchez has three turnovers in just over two quarters of play. Preseason stats do matter but for a player like Sanchez , it shouldn't, but Sanchez has still outplayed the young Siemian . Yet Siemian appears to be currying more and favor with the Broncos' coaching staff, showing potent chemistry with wideouts Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders during training camp.

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Pete Carroll says Thomas Rawls will be ready for season opener

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll isn't anxious about Thomas Rawls' availability for Week 1. "I have no hesitation in telling you he's going to play in the opener. But it looks like that will change in Week 1 against the Miami Dolphins. The no-pads, no-helmet drills were the appropriate tempo for Graham right now, Carroll said.

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John Krasinski has better sex now he's in good shape

Turns out, it all comes down to a bet the couple made about DiCaprio's age. The 36-year-old began romancing Emily in 2008, and he reveals she nearly caught him indulging in his guilty pleasure early on in their relationship. But the father of two, who was on Kimmel to promote his new film, The Hollars, may have only himself to blame for Blunt's enthusiasm for his cooking.

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Pakistan to play day-night Test against West Indies in Dubai

The odd appointment of Carlos Brathwaite, in place of Darren Sammy, and ahead of the likes of a Kieron Pollard, as West Indies T20 captain, as well as the spurious justification for it posited by chairman of selectors, Courtney Brown, can only be properly explained as part and parcel of the latest episode of the vendetta being perpetrated by the West Indies Cricket Board against those players who have found it necessary to defy it.

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Marlins get OF Jeff Francoeur from Braves in 3-team trade

The Marlins sent minor league catcher Matt Foley to the Braves while Atlanta also picked up minor league infielder Dylan Moore from the Rangers. As part of the trade, the Braves will send Marlins $104,959 to help offset Francoeur's contract.?The Rangers obtained two global signing slots from Miami and one from Texas.

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Team GB arrive home

A total of 320 athletes and support staff travelled back from Rio in a gold-nosed British Airways Boeing 747 with "victoRIOus" emblazoned on the side. Britain's Olympic heroes arrived home on Tuesday still aglow from their success in Rio , with some athletes even describing the Games as better than its predecessor in London four years ago.

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Rory McIlroy 'somewhat proven wrong' on doubts over Rio 2016 Olympic golf

But following the event's success, he said: "There was more people at the golf events than there was at the athletics". 'But to see the crowds and everyone having a good time.well, I was glad to be proven somewhat wrong. Spieth tweeted after the men's golf ended that it would be a goal to be in Tokyo in 2020. 'I'm playing nine events in the next 12 weeks, including the Ryder Cup, so I do feel there's enough golf left to salvage it and call it somewhat of a successful year, ' he said.

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Olympic Marathoner Hasn't Returned to Ethiopia Since Anti-Government Protest

Lilesa was not on board the plane that landed on Monday night carrying Ethiopia's Olympics team. Oromo, the Ethiopian region in question, had witnessed a rather violent crackdown on protests and the runner made a decision to show solidarity with the victims and criticise the government's action during the finish of the marathon.