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The 27-year-old Gennett singled his first time up and then homered in four straight at-bats. The Cardinals kept Gant in the game and Gennett took him yard again in the bottom of the sixth inning for a solo shot to left field. "Whenever I try to hit a home run, it usually doesn't work well". Chase Anderson pitched 7 2/3 shutout innings, drove in a run and won his third straight game for Milwaukee.
  • Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

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    He got a sentence of 4 to 12 months, with the first two to be spent in jail and the rest under house arrest. All three were convicted of misdemeanor charges of child endangerment. The head coach then notified Curley and Schultz, who discussed the matter with Spanier. Judge John Boccabella summed up his remarks by calling the whole case "a Shakespearian tragedy", and characterized Spanier, Curley, and Schultz as "good men who made mistakes".
  • Borussia Dortmund hires coach Peter Bosz from Ajax

    Borussia Dortmund hires coach Peter Bosz from Ajax

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    He will succeed Thomas Tuchel , who was sacked by the German club three days after they won the German Cup. Dortmund finished third in the Bundesliga , managing to qualify for Champions League next year. Peter Bosz's young Ajax side boasted the joint-best defense in Holland as they finished second in the Eredivisie . "Dortmund are one of the 10 biggest clubs in the world", he said.
  • CT 2017: Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence, says Yuvraj

    CT 2017: Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence, says Yuvraj

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    Shikhar and Rohit - last time we won here, the opening partnership was crucial. Man of the Match Yuvraj, who was dropped before he got into double figures, said he was happy that he could capitalise on the life offered by Pakistan . Skipper Ahmed started with the pace of Amir and left-arm spin of Wasim. In modern ODI cricket you need to innovate and come hard at the bowlers, batsmen can't let the bowlers get into their groove.
  • Sangakkara wants 'arrogant' Sri Lanka to challenge India

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    The rainy weather in England has already started dampening fans' excitement as two matches have been washed out so far in the Champions Trophy 2017. Upul Tharanga's two-game suspension for over-rate offences is bound to hurt the team as it prepares to take on a pumped-up India", he said. Indians will now be hoping the skies clear up but according to the Met Office things looks bleak with rain being predicted every day till the end of the week and Thursday expected to be the wettest.
  • Djokovic wary of Thiem threat despite dominance of past meetings

    Djokovic wary of Thiem threat despite dominance of past meetings

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    Against Wozniacki, a two-time U.S. Open runner-up, Ostapenko sent shots toward the lines and put them right where she wanted often enough to deliver 38 winners - 32 more than her defensive-minded opponent. "Nothing was going my way and everything was going his way", added Djokovic. "I have to change something compared to the last matches", Thiem, the youngest of the quarterfinalists, said.
  • Cavaliers seek answers as Warriors eye flawless title run

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    Cleveland star LeBron James went to the Warriors bench to welcome back Kerr before the tip-off. "I don't want to get into the "what we need to do better" right now". Finding Kyrie Irving better scoring opportunities and getting more production from Cleveland's non-Big Three is also necessary. "We were much more physical today than we were in Game 1".
  • Boston Celtics Pack Bags to Go Home

    Boston Celtics Pack Bags to Go Home

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    The Cavaliers never let the Celtics have an opening, taking them right out in the first few minutes. The Cleveland Cavaliers are once again champions of the Eastern Conference after finishing off the Boston Celtics with a 135-102 win in Game 5 at TD Garden Thursday night, but despite being at this point for the third straight season, things are not the same.
  • Warriors dismiss 16-0 chatter, focused on Game Three

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    Like ( Kevin Durant ) said, we feel like we can play much better, especially offensively, early in the game, just finishing better around the rim. "Steve's a fighter and for him to be out there when he has a built-in excuse not to because of the incredible pain he's under, it's unbelievable".
  • Massive Car Bomb Explodes in Afghan Capital

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    Lawmakers stood in silence as a mark of respect for victims during a session of Parliament attended by Afghan Ambassador to Australia Wahidullah Waissi. "The sad reality is that more foreign troops would not necessarily ensure these attacks happen less", Kugelman said . Many foreign embassies are located in the area, including the American and Canadian missions.
  • Del Potro blows chance to knock Murray out of French Open

    Del Potro blows chance to knock Murray out of French Open

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    Murray saved four set points to win a titanic opener lasting 84 minutes and was in control thereafter to win 7-6 (10/8) 7-5 6-0. After the set, a distraught Del Potro slumped over the net in agony for more nearly a minute. Muguruza beat Serena Williams in the French Open final past year. Halep romped through the first set of the third round match in 30 minutes, with an ankle injury she sustained in mid-May giving her no more than a single twinge.
  • Nebraska soccer association apologizes to girl

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    She plays well enough to compete with 11-year-olds and she also helped her team reach the finals of the Springfield Soccer Club girls' tournament. Mili's brother said: 'They didn't want to listen. But organizers of the event have questioned her gender, believing that she is in fact a male, even after her parents provided insurance card information.