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Its top features the traditional Cubs bullseye logo, crafted from 33 custom-cut genuine red rubies that are surrounded by 72 round white diamonds set within a circular perimeter made up of 46 custom-cut, genuine blue sapphires. For the players, the Cubs added a different twist. The Chicago Tribune said that 20 fans were part of the ceremony and they got to give a ring to a player and have their picture taken.
  • 5 things to know about the Cleveland Cavaliers

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    The Cleveland Cavaliers didn't exactly enter the playoffs on a high note this year, losing their last four regular-season games in disappointing fashion. Saturday, April 15: IN at Cleveland, 3 p.m. "What's insane is that this season seemed like it went by faster than the one past year", Lue said.
  • Yankees' Aaron Judge hits 432-foot home run

    Yankees' Aaron Judge hits 432-foot home run

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    Girardi also disclosed after Monday's game that Jordan Montgomery won the No. 5 spot in the Yankees' starting rotation and will pitch Wednesday against the Rays, via Joel Sherman of the New York Post. Pineda has always been hard to figure out. Montgomery had a 3.20 ERA in two starts and four relief appearances during spring training, striking out 17 and walking three in 19 2/3 innings.
  • 17-year-old driver involved in serious crash at Donington Park

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    Reports say it took up to two hours to extract him from the auto after he sustained leg injuries in the crash. "This statement follows an incident involving Patrik Pasma (no. Fox Sports reports that the race immediately went under red flag, and the initial reports were that the driver of the stationary vehicle, Patrik Pasma, was OK after the impact.
  • Austin Rivers out for first two games of playoffs

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    LOS ANGELES — The Utah Jazz are back in the playoffs after a five-year absence. An imposing presence inside for Utah, Gobert led the National Basketball Association with 2.6 blocked shots per game during a breakout season that saw him average 14 points and 12.8 rebounds.
  • Tanaka finds form, Yanks beat Cards 4-3 for 5th straight win

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    Thames' third home run of the season capped Milwaukee's four-run sixth inning. Tanaka was supposed to locate it in the outside corner but he missed it all the way across to the inside corner. Chase Headley is off to a great start with the Yankees this season, and is a decent player overall at third base. "I mean you got Jacoby Ellsbury running on first base, ball's hit you know to the wall, obviously I'm coming up ready to throw", Wong said.
  • Free Picks for the 2017 Masters Golf Tournament

    Free Picks for the 2017 Masters Golf Tournament

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    The trio is shaping up to make the 2017 Masters an electric competition, and it will be fascinating to see how the likes of Matsuyama, Fowler and Day fare alongside them. While everyone walks on eggshells not wanting to focus on what happened past year, Spieth just needs to go back playing his game. "Ultimately I think I still would have played, but if it had come back another way my thinking would have been elsewhere", Day said.
  • Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

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    Rubi knows they face a tall order against Real but is not discounting their hopes. Fabio Coentrao and Danilo were handed rare starts in the fullback positions, while forwards Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema were rested, with Wales worldwide Gareth Bale out injured.
  • Host of questions remain after NHL decides to skip Olympics

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    Sbisa, who played for his country in the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, wonders why the Canucks and Los Angeles Kings will play pre-season games in China in September if the league won't support an Olympics in Asia. After an optional morning skate ahead of Tuesday's game against the San Jose Sharks (SAP Centre, 7:30 p.m., Sportsnet Pacific, TSN 1040) there was skepticism from Canuck players about the stated finality of the NHL's position, confusion about how the impasse came to this, and anger.
  • Colbert, Tomlin on the passing of Dan Rooney

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    Kevin Colbert was hired by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2000, and during his tenure with the team it has won three AFC Championship Games and two Super Bowls. Mr Rooney, whose family is originally from Newry, was appointed as US Ambassador in 2009 by then US President Barack Obama. "Mr. Rooney was truly loyal and dedicated to the tremendous organization he built and the city and country that he loved", Wolf said in an official statement .
  • Rich Beem reflects on Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose's battle at Augusta

    Rich Beem reflects on Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose's battle at Augusta

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    Sergio Garcia can no longer be called one of the best golfers to not have won a major. He joined "CBS This Morning" to talk about the putt that sent them into the playoff and what it felt like to win after so many years. Rose birdied to match Garcia, then birdied the par-3 16th only to bogey and remain deadlocked to set up the closing drama. Rose lovingly patted Garcia's cheek before they embraced.
  • 'Fate of the Furious' on track for biggest global opening ever

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    Michelle Rodriguez returns as Letty, living in married bliss with Dom until he meets Cipher, a hacker played by Charlize Theron. This image released by Universal Pictures shows, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges , seated left, and Nathalie Emmanuel , seated right, and Tyrese Gibson , standing from left, Scott Eastwood, Dwayne Johnson and Michelle Rodriguez in The Fate of the Furious .