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This time, it wasn't the power that stung Greinke, like the five home runs he allowed in his first time back to Dodger Stadium last September. Greinke spent three seasons with the Dodgers, going 51-15 with a 2.30 ERA, before signing a $206.5-million, six-year deal with the Diamondbacks.
  • China: US and North Korea 'need to stop provoking one another'

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    A spokesman for the North Korean Foreign Ministry accused the United States of "pushing the situation to the brink of war" and "creating a unsafe situation in which a thermo-nuclear war may break out any moment". "Trump is always making provocations with his aggressive words". The US says things must change as the superpowers lock horns over Syria. "If the USA comes with reckless military maneuvers then we will confront it with the DPRK's pre-emptive strike", Han said, referring to North ...
  • Despite goals and win, Ronaldo still wanted more

    Despite goals and win, Ronaldo still wanted more

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    He got Javi Martinez to foul him, then foul him again, a yellow card swiftly turning into red. Half an hour later, Ronaldo reached his history-making milestone when he met Marco Asensio's ball into the Bayern area to poke home and put Real ahead.
  • Arsene Wenger refusing to bow down to Alexis Sanchez 'demands'

    Arsene Wenger refusing to bow down to Alexis Sanchez 'demands'

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    Wenger would not clarify if the figure was accurate however. "We must accept that also modern life has changed a little bit and we always had a wage schedule that was respected, but players earn so much money now that the cases have become much more individual than global".
  • Korean Ryu So-yeon captures 2nd career LPGA major

    Korean Ryu So-yeon captures 2nd career LPGA major

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    Thompson appears to have moved her ball slightly after marking it. She received two strokes for that violation plus two more for signing an incorrect scorecard. Instead of losing her composure after the ruling, Thompson incredibly birdied the next hole, burying a 25-foot putt. After being assured it wasn't, she responded: "This is ridiculous".
  • Cubs' Arrieta aims to continue fast start vs. Pirates

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    The Cubs loaded the bases with two outs in the ninth inning before Tony Watson retired Ben Zobrist on a bouncer to shortstop for his third save. He allowed a pair of runs in the first inning on a home run but he settled in before allowing another solo shot to Freddie Freeman.
  • Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez found not guilty in double murder case

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    Though Friday's verdict has no impact on that conviction, the Associated Press reports that emotions still ran high in the Boston courtroom. In court Thursday, it was revealed that an OH attorney representing New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick called a clerk to inquire about a subpoena he was served in connection with the trial.
  • The Tony Romo NBA Circus? 'It Was Awesome!'

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    But it wasn't going to happen on a night when the Mavericks wanted to honor the former Cowboys quarterback who announced he'd be moving to the broadcast booth for CBS Sports earlier this month. The sellout crowd at the Mavericks' game against the Denver Nuggets - a battle of two teams eliminated from National Basketball Association playoff contention - was delighted to have a chance to cheer Romo.
  • Harden: 'Winning is the most important thing (for MVP)'

    Harden: 'Winning is the most important thing (for MVP)'

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    No player has averaged a triple-double for an entire season since Robertson. He scored the Thunder's final 13 points, including his 36-foot game-winner at the death after a timeout was called with 2.9 seconds remaining. "At the end of the day, he was the one who also thought that this would be a good day (to rest)", Donovan said. The win secured the No. 6 seed in the Western Conference playoffs for the Thunder and eliminated the Nuggets from contention for the eighth spot.