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Sport Barria bests Belt in record-setting 21-pitch at-bat
Author: 0 Barria bests Belt in record-setting 21-pitch at-bat

Belt fouled off the first pitch and worked the count full before fouling off the final 11 pitches of the at-bat. Belt was greeted with high-fives when he returned to the dugout after his 12-minute at-bat. The previous high of 20 pitches in a plate look since 1988 was when Houston's Ricky Gutierrez struck out towards Cleveland's Bartolo Colon according to Retrosheet.

Sport Guentzel scores 4 as Penguins eliminate Flyers in bonkers Game 6
Author: 0 Guentzel scores 4 as Penguins eliminate Flyers in bonkers Game 6

The Penguins were 2-2 without Malkin this season - although that included a 5-4 overtime victory over the Flyers on November 27 at PPG Paints Arena - and 4-4 all-time in the playoffs. The Flyers tied it on Andrew MacDonald's one-time laser from the right point with 4:12 to go in the second. Couturier scored his second of the game on a handsome breakaway to open the second period and Scott Laughton scored on a long wrister and almost pulled off a Lambeau Leap over the boards in ...

Sport Broner vs Vargas: Adrien Broner the heavier man for Jessie Vargas showdown
Author: 0 Broner vs Vargas: Adrien Broner the heavier man for Jessie Vargas showdown

Following the first round in which the fighters appeared to be feeling each other out, Vargas was the aggressor in the early rounds and landed more punches (203-194) and threw more punches (839-507). “Im a two-time world champion. Prior to the switch, Broner had won three out of his last five fights, and seven of 10 overall. Kevin Cunningham wants Broner to let his "hands go", as "AB" continues to be conservative in his punching.

Sport Three things we learned: Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur
Author: 0 Three things we learned: Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur

And Ander Herrera rose to the occasion in the second half to put in the victor as Manchester United booked their place in the final of the FA Cup for the second time in three years. 'If in the cups you can say: 'It's a big game, I'm here, ' in the championship every game means three points and we lost some points that we shouldn't'.

Sport Man City power past Swansea in search of records
Author: 0 Man City power past Swansea in search of records

Guardiola was delighted there was no dropping standards as David Silva, Raheem Sterling, Kevin De Bruyne , Bernardo Silva and Gabriel Jesus scored in an emphatic victory. Jesus did get a goal in the end, heading in the 88th. That is not to say Guardiola, who lifted the trophy once as a player and twice as a coach at Barca, does not value European football's most coveted prize.

Sport Salah wins English PFA Player of the Year award
Author: 0 Salah wins English PFA Player of the Year award

Bristol City's Lauren Hemp was named Women's Young Player of the Year. It's been an incredible season for Salah, whom Liverpool brought to Anfield from Roma in a deal worth an initial £36.9 million, per Mark Dobson at the Guardian .

Sport Former NFL Player Takes Controversial Prom Picture With Daughter's Boyfriend
Author: 0 Former NFL Player Takes Controversial Prom Picture With Daughter's Boyfriend

Personally, I didn't think he needed to apologize, as it is a joke many fathers have said to their daughters boyfriends for decades and I know some of my former girlfriends father's said something along those lines as well'. Jay Feely posted a photo on Twitter of himself armed with a gun between his daughter and her prom date; Katie Pavlich reacts on 'Fox & Friends'.

Sport Yankees To Promote Gleyber Torres
Author: 0 Yankees To Promote Gleyber Torres

New York Yankees prospect Gleybar Torres will make his Major League Baseball debut on Sunday against the Toronto Blue Jays , batting in the eighth position in the lineup and playing second base. Toronto had won its last five following a defeat. If the Yankees had called up Torres before last Wednesday and kept him in the major leagues, he would have been eligible for free agency after the 2023 season.

Sport Farah sets new British record as Kipchoge wins London Marathon
Author: 0 Farah sets new British record as Kipchoge wins London Marathon

Organisers have warned participants to consider dropping their target time and rethink costumes in view of the Met Office's prediction of "strong sunshine" and "very warm" weather, reports I News . Olympic 5,000-metre champion Vivian Cheruiyot took the women's race, her first victory at a World Major Marathon. Having shot into the lead, Ms Keitany, 36, looked to be on course to break the world record, running 32 seconds quicker than Paula Radcliffe's 10-mile time, but as the temperature ...

Sport Truex On Pole For Saturday's Cup Race At RIR
Author: 0 Truex On Pole For Saturday's Cup Race At RIR

Kurt Busch and younger brother Kyle Busch are running 1-2 during the second stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond. After a bad qualifying run, Busch started the race 32nd. Last week in Bristol we got our first taste of short track racing over on the East Coast. A victory Saturday night would mark the second time in Busch's 14-year Monster Energy Series career that he's won three straight races.

Sport Westbrook vows Rubio won't repeat stellar game
Author: 0 Westbrook vows Rubio won't repeat stellar game

The Jazz played their way into this position Saturday by recovering from an 11-point deficit in the second quarter as they exploited Thunder center Steven Adams' foul trouble. At first, the Oklahoma City public relations person said he would be back in five minutes, but he came back later, saying Westbrook wouldn't be available.

Sport Alexis Sanchez reveals what he told departing manager Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez reveals what he told departing manager Arsene Wenger

Sanchez, who moved to Manchester United in January, said he's been in contact with his former boss, whom he hailed as a "football master" and "historical football legend". Like me when I lose games, I have to accept that. "I think all the names that are going to start to go - this name or this name or the other one - all of them, they are ready".

Sport What Is In Manchester City's Water?
Author: 0 What Is In Manchester City's Water?

However, four points from their last two games under interim manager Darren Moore has at least kept West Brom alive and matched the points tally they got in their final 11 games of Alan Pardew's ill-fated four-month spell in charge. Defeat at home to Liverpool in Saturday's early kickoff will leave fans waiting on the results of other strugglers to see if they avoid their destiny for another week.

Sport Frampton wins featherweight title
Author: 0 Frampton wins featherweight title

Despite Donaire hurting him in the later rounds, Frampton was in control for nearly the entire 12-round fight to eke out similar scores of 117-111 on all three judges' scorecards to win the World Boxing Organization (WBO) featherweight interim title.

Sport NBA Playoffs Betting Odds: Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves Game 3 Recap
Author: 0 NBA Playoffs Betting Odds: Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves Game 3 Recap

Chris Paul added 17 points, three rebounds, and six assists for the Rockets, while Eric Gordon came off the bench to chip in 15 points. The Timberwolves will host Houston in Game 4 on Monday. There will not be a sweep for the Houston Rockets in the first round of the National Basketball Association playoffs. The occasion was still special, though, with the memory of late coach and executive Flip Saunders not far from the minds of the Target Center regulars.

Sport Manaea strikes out 10 in no-hitter over Red Sox
Author: 0 Manaea strikes out 10 in no-hitter over Red Sox

However, neither should distract from Manaea's tremendous outing in which he induced 15 swinging strikes and allowed only three baserunners, none of which got past second base. An inning later, Manaea almost lost his no-hit bid with two outs on a slow roller by Benintendi to the first base side of the mound. But after the umpires convened near the mound, it was determined that Benintendi had run out of the baseline, keeping Manaea's date with history intact.

Sport Tua's brother Taulia Tagovailoa commits to Alabama
Author: 0 Tua's brother Taulia Tagovailoa commits to Alabama

In that one comment, he made the biggest quarterback battle in college football even bigger. The White team, quarterbacked by last year's starter, Jalen Hurts , scored on four Joseph Bulovas field goals (he added a fifth as the Crimson team kicker) but had no touchdowns.

Sport Nicaragua's Ortega offers benefits rethink as protest death toll rises
Author: 0 Nicaragua's Ortega offers benefits rethink as protest death toll rises

Officials have confirmed that 10 people have died as a result of violent clashes between civilians and police in Nicaragua this week. Guido could not confirm media reports that at least 10 people had died, and said any other fatalities must have occurred in areas the Red Cross had not reached.

Sport AB De Villiers gives RCB 6-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils
Author: 0 AB De Villiers gives RCB 6-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils

RCB landed themselves in a little trouble with the ball when a confident start gave way to very handy totals from Shreyas Iyer (52) and Rishabh Pant (85). His hostile spell of 3-23 was the catalyst for the side's sole win over Kings XI while he also did some early damage with two quick wickets in the loss to Mumbai Indians.

Sport Amir Khan returns to boxing ring against Canada's Phil Lo Greco tonight
Author: 0 Amir Khan returns to boxing ring against Canada's Phil Lo Greco tonight

Amir Khan defeats Phil Lo Greco within 40 seconds. "Miss GB" Natasha Jonas fights for her first pro title with the WBA International Super-Featherweight title against Taoussy L'Hadji, former British and European Welterweight champion Sam Eggington begins life at Super-Welterweight, Rio Olympian Anthony Fowler boxes in front of his hometown fans for the second time as a pro and is joined by fellow Mersey hitters Tom Farrell and Craig Glover .

Sport Michael Owen states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Southampton
Author: 0 Michael Owen states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Southampton

Antonio Conte's team went ahead in the 20th minute as Moses burst down the right and his cross went in off Kevin Long for an own goal. Burnley were struggling to cope with Chelsea's front two and Pope had to be quick off his line in the 32nd minute to deny Morata after the striker was played into the box by Giroud.

Author: 0 Red Devils, Spurs battle for FA Cup final

Paul Pogba and Alexis Sanchez will start for Manchester United against Tottenham after boss Jose Mourinho elected not to follow through on his threat of dropping star names for the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley. Considering club chairman Daniel Levy's refusal to change the club's wage structure, Tottenham can't rely on contract improvements to keep players at the club, making winning trophies a requirement if the players are to stay.

Sport LEO's Guide to Record Store Day in Louisville
Author: 0 LEO's Guide to Record Store Day in Louisville

To celebrate Record Store Day , the shop is hosting a Spring Thunder Concert and Art Show. On Sat., April 21, music fans throughout Manhattan (and the world) will pay homage and a visit to their favorite independent music proprietors in celebration of Record Store Day .

Sport Jimmy pays tribute to Tina Fey
Author: 0 Jimmy pays tribute to Tina Fey

Emmy victor Tina Fey has made her Broadway debut this season writing the book to the musical adaptation of Mean Girls . They got the surprise of their life from the Mean Girls writer and producer Tina Fey . "Should we do a prequel like Muppet Babies , or set in a dystopian future where there's a lot of robot sex?" In 2002, Fey won an Emmy Award for her writing at SNL , and she later earned five more for 30 Rock .

Sport Embiid returned but it was Justise Winslow who put on a show
Author: 0 Embiid returned but it was Justise Winslow who put on a show

His initial playoff appearance this year will be the first postseason game of his career. "I am going to keep trusting coach's decision-making". "So welcoming that, handling it with maturity and sort of professional sophistication of how we create a lead, how we protect the ball, how we continue to not turn it over - we had 12 turnovers - there is a physical style of play that this game will be played with and be and reffed by".

Sport Warriors take 3-0 lead as Spurs play without Popovich
Author: 0 Warriors take 3-0 lead as Spurs play without Popovich

Spears of The Undefeated. Kevin Durant sprained his ankle in the fourth quarter of the Warriors' 110-97 Game 3 victory over the Spurs on Thursday evening. Instead, the Warriors have tried to overwhelm the Spurs with athleticism. The 32-year-old had 16 points on 4-for-9 shooting from the field and 8-for-8 from the free-throw line in 20 minutes, according to Yahoo Sports .

Sport Packers QB Aaron Rodgers a minority owner of NBA's Bucks
Author: 0 Packers QB Aaron Rodgers a minority owner of NBA's Bucks

The Bucks announced Friday during its playoff game against the Boston Celtics that Rodgers joined the ownership group of the Bucks as a limited partner . Rodgers, along with his girlfriend Danica Patrick, sat courtside next to majority owner Wes Edens. The Milwaukee Bucks revealed that the quarterback had purchased a minority stake in the franchise.

Author: 0 Mohamed Salah: 'Winning Golden Boot with Liverpool would be special'

It was a hard first half but I thought we reacted well at half-time and it was a great test for us, one we came through and hopefully we can take that into the next round. " Many will spend the night awake, standing in line, all hoping to give themselves a place in the history of their favourite team", one fan had tweeted.

Author: 0 West Bromwich Albion v Liverpool

Salah now sits on 40 goals in all competitions for Liverpool , and needs just seven more to match the club record from 1983/84. West Bromwich Albion can delay relegation from the Premier League when they host Liverpool at the Hawthorns on Saturday.

Author: 0 Salah wishes Roma luck for Champions semi-final against Liverpool

Last season was his most prolific in the Premier League and he still finished with 29 goals in total, one less than Salah has now. Liverpool may not have done enough this season to win the Premier League title, but by any metric, the Reds have had an excellent campaign, both domestically and in Europe.