• Kershaw wins, Bellinger hits 2 homers as Dodgers top Indians
Kershaw wins, Bellinger hits 2 homers as Dodgers top Indians

The homer was the 10th of the season for Puig. "For a young player to impact a championship caliber team like this, he's exceeded our expectations", Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said. Bellinger's four multi-homer games in his first 45 big-league games make him the third Dodgers rookie to have that many during his debut season. "When he steps in...

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  • Tiger Woods Reportedly 'Asleep at the Wheel' in DUI Arrest
Tiger Woods Reportedly 'Asleep at the Wheel' in DUI Arrest

Police say Woods was asleep at the wheel when officers spotted his auto stopped along a Florida road early Monday morning. He then changed his story and said he didn't know where he was, according to the police report . Asked if he would like to comment on Woods, Nicklaus initially joked: "No, not really". Woods was found asleep behind the whe...

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  • An Aussie fond of cheeseheads: Jason Day all in on Wisconsin
An Aussie fond of cheeseheads: Jason Day all in on Wisconsin

Opens", Scott said. "But it's interesting that the last six major winners have been first-time. And if guys can't put it into play within a 50-yard zone, I don't think they've got much to complain about". Diaz says he has never spoken to Mickelson and doesn't know him at all. We've got to a different philosophy in rough. The friends have swit...

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  • Warriors dethrone Cavaliers for second title in three years
Warriors dethrone Cavaliers for second title in three years

Kevin Durant celebrates after being named Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player on June 12, 2017. With this defeat, James' Finals record fell to 3-5. The Golden State Warriors say no decision has been made regarding a potential White House visit to celebrate their National Basketball Association title.

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  • Twins select high school SS Royce Lewis for 1st pick in draft
Twins select high school SS Royce Lewis for 1st pick in draft

We're just so excited to have him. "But even then, we knew he what he was going to be and how special he was going to become". The recommended slot value for the first overall pick is roughly $7.7 million, and if the Twins spend all of that, they've used up more than half their draft-pool money on one player.

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  • Golden State Warriors win title, downing Cavaliers, 129-120
Golden State Warriors win title, downing Cavaliers, 129-120

There are also conflicting reports that the team has not yet decided on whether they will visit the White House. "You got a bunch of guys who are talented and can shoot and pass and dribble, and they're unselfish", Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said .

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  • No 3-on-3 action for LeBron James at 2020 Tokyo Olympics
No 3-on-3 action for LeBron James at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

It's quite possible National Basketball Association players won't be involved. This summer a new three-on-three league, BIG3, is launching with a series of former stars, including Allen Iverson , Chauncey Billups and Jermaine O'Neal, slated to be among the players.

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  • Andrew Luck unsure whether he'll be ready for training camp
Andrew Luck unsure whether he'll be ready for training camp

This shouldn't come as any surprise whatsoever, but Chuck Pagano confirmed today that quarterback Andrew Luck will simply be an observer during the Colts mini-camp this week and will do no physical activity on-the-field. In time, the Colts insist he will be fine. Luck said he lost 15 pounds following his January surgery, but he has gained 10-12...

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  • Kevin Durant finally gets a title as Warriors finish off Cavaliers
Kevin Durant finally gets a title as Warriors finish off Cavaliers

Wrapping up the series in five games meant the Warriors came through the post-season with a 16-1 record, with only the defeat in game four keeping them from perfection. The Cavs offense stagnated during that stretch as Cleveland missed 9 of 11 shots from the field, turned the ball over three times and had two missed free throws from Kevin Love .

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  • James, Cavaliers now chasing Warriors
James, Cavaliers now chasing Warriors

The Golden State Warriors avenged their 2016 Finals collapse with a 129-120 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 to win the 2017 championship. "I can't wait to celebrate with my teammates". The Cavaliers couldn't stop the Warriors during critical stretches in the Finals, and there were warning signs long before Durant got free for dun...

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  • Firing Mr. Met is the move of 2017
Firing Mr. Met is the move of 2017

NY lost 7-1 to the Milwaukee Brewers at Citi Field , ending a three-game winning streak. "We've got a really good team here", said pitcher Zack Wheeler , whose gritty performance got lost in a loss nearly overshadowed by Mr. Mr. Met drew smiles as he walked the hall from his dressing room, past the Milwaukee clubhouse and toward his pregame...

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  • Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial
Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial

After breaking the 36-hole scoring record (-14), Dufner struggled Saturday with a 5-over 77. Neither wound up winning the tournament. Dufner got back into the mix quickly when Summerhays lost his three-shot lead after four holes. "I think I've lacked in that area at times. So I've been working on simple things like setup and breathing; [that] has...

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  • England 'stood up to be counted', says Southgate
England 'stood up to be counted', says Southgate

Southgate's men were staring down the barrel of their first defeat in 2018 World Cup qualifying after Leigh Griffiths' pair of late free-kicks had cancelled out Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 70th-minute opener. "I'm disappointed that someone of Joe's size never got across". Poland stayed six points clear as Lewandowski got on the scoresheet for a...

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  • May tough on terror in France visit
May tough on terror in France visit

Priorities include looking into encrypted communication platforms used by extremists to evade security forces and new laws to impose penalties on online companies which fail to remove offensive content. The talks Tuesday also focused heavily on deepening counterterrorism cooperation, especially reducing extremist propaganda circulated online. The...

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  • 30-Second Stretch Shows Why Lebron James is Better Than Everyone Else
30-Second Stretch Shows Why Lebron James is Better Than Everyone Else

His endorsement began when he entered the National Basketball Association in 2003, which had an eventual $100 million payout over seven years - the biggest shoe deal to be given to a rookie. LeBron James told reporters Sunday he's more of a "5-on-5" guy, but said the addition was great for basketball. "I stay out of the 1-on-1 matchups dur...

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  • Champion Warriors might snub White House -- if invited
Champion Warriors might snub White House -- if invited

Following the report the team said in a statement that any decision not to visit the president would be premature, since they have not yet been invited to the White House. Several other members of the Warriors have also criticized Trump. Not everyone considered politics in their decision, however. Later Tuesday, the CEO of the reigning Stan...

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  • Arsene Wenger eyes Thomas Lemar and Kylian Mbappe
Arsene Wenger eyes Thomas Lemar and Kylian Mbappe

The France worldwide had a fine season for Monaco this campaign, guiding them to the Ligue 1 title ahead of Paris St-Germain. Some of the Premier League's biggest clubs - including Arsenal , Liverpool and Manchester United - have all been linked with the young striker but it is La Liga giants Real Madrid who seem likeliest at this stage....

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  • Tearful Muguruza laments French Open crowd's 'lack of respect'
Tearful Muguruza laments French Open crowd's 'lack of respect'

Eighth-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation also moved on with a 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-5 victory over 32nd-seeded Zhang Shuai. Raonic won the first set 6-1 in 21 minutes and led 1-0 in the second when the Spaniard retired at the changeover.

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  • Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon tuneup for extra rest
Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon tuneup for extra rest

Experts note the lower bounces on grass compared with the clay surface in France are at the root of Nadal's recent lack of success at the London event. Open champion Stan Wawrinka , 2014 victor Grigor Dimitrov, and last year's runner-up Milos Raonic. But the barrel-chested "Stanimal" was powerless as Nadal turned the final into an exhibition of ...

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  • After celebrating homer, Yasiel Puig aims obscene gesture toward fans in Cleveland
After celebrating homer, Yasiel Puig aims obscene gesture toward fans in Cleveland

Yasiel Puig flipped off some Indians fans after homering Tuesday in the Dodgers' win over Cleveland . Puig high-fived his teammates in the on-deck circle before turning toward whichever section he had a problem with and briefly showing the fans what he thought of them.

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