Wednesday October 17-th, 2018

Tiebreak games launch postseason on Monday Tiebreak games launch postseason on Monday

Jesús Aguilar led the way with 2 hits and 3 RBI in five plate appearances. Christian Yelich scored two runs. Aguilar and Travis Shaw both recorded solo home runs. The victor at Wrigley gets a spot in the division series and home-field advantage t...

Brewers clip Cubs to win division tiebreaker, home field through NL playoffs Brewers clip Cubs to win division tiebreaker, home field through NL playoffs

In the eighth, Arcia singled to lead off the inning on an 0-2 pitch from Justin Wilson - a slider that caught way too much of the plate. At the beginning of September, the Brewers trailed the rival Cubs by five games in the NL Central standin...

Kontaveit makes biggest final in Wuhan over ailing Wang Kontaveit makes biggest final in Wuhan over ailing Wang

The 26-year-old has played a packed schedule across multiple continents in recent months: since the end of July, she has competed in first China, then North America, then Indonesia for the Asian Games, then back to the U.S. Sabalenka beat 16th seed B...

Cristiano Ronaldo Helps Juventus Break 88 Years Old Record Cristiano Ronaldo Helps Juventus Break 88 Years Old Record

Juventus' Mario Mandzukic, left, celebrates with teammates Paulo Dybala and Cristiano Ronaldo after scoring during the Serie A soccer match between Napoli and Juventus at the Allianz Stadium in Turin, Italy, Saturday, Sept. Juventus completed the t...

Here's video evidence of Washington's defense stopping Aaron Rodgers Here's video evidence of Washington's defense stopping Aaron Rodgers

The defense didn't let up against the Bills (1-3). The Packers forced three turnovers (two interceptions and a fumble). The Bills had a much tougher time on the road in the NFC North, a week after a stunning win at heavily favored Minnesota.

'Some players care more than others': Mourinho on Manchester United's poor form 'Some players care more than others': Mourinho on Manchester United's poor form

Shaw , who looked set to leave Old Trafford in the summer after being criticised by Mourinho, added: "We have to look at ourselves as players". We didn't play well on Saturday but we gave our best in that moment. "We are not aggressive and intense en...

Pete Carroll says to give Seahawks safety Earl Thomas 'a little slack' Pete Carroll says to give Seahawks safety Earl Thomas 'a little slack'

Thomas had an acrimonious relationship with the Seahawks all offseason. He's in the previous year of his current contract, and he's made his feelings about the desire for an extension (or a trade to another team what would extend him) very clear.

David Luiz 'confused' under Conte, says new Chelsea boss Sarri David Luiz 'confused' under Conte, says new Chelsea boss Sarri

As a team all of us have to provide more goals, the defenders as well. Rudiger has raised alarm at Chelsea's overreliance on the Belgian winger to turn matches on its head while also calling on his teammates to help ease the burden on Hazard to n...

Unai Emery sends message to Arsenal fans about Alex Iwobi Unai Emery sends message to Arsenal fans about Alex Iwobi

The Czech legend limped off to be replaced by Leno and Emery has confirmed to reporters in his post-match press conference that Cech will be assessed by the club doctors on Sunday but he's facing 2-3 weeks on the sidelines. "He is doing that well, ...

Earl Thomas appears to give Seahawks middle finger while being carted off

Thomas broke his leg defending a pass in the fourth quarter and raised up his middle finger toward Seattle's side of the field just before the cart pulled into the tunnel. The rookie is likely out for the remainder of the year after a very promising ...

Brewers turn to Chacin for tiebreaker against Cubs Brewers turn to Chacin for tiebreaker against Cubs

Each team owns the best record in the National League, but the loser of the tie-breaker will be forced to play the Wild Card game on Tuesday. It's playoff time in Major League Baseball with a pair of tiebreaker games on Monday launching the mon...

Where the Ryder Cup was won and lost

Finau, though the team's final addition, was a nice surprise, finishing 2-1 and beating the red-hot Tommy Fleetwood in singles, 6&4. "It's hard to talk about it because it means so much to me over the years, and I did not play well this year", he...

Josh Gordon On Tom Brady: ‘We’re Going To Mesh Just Fine’ Josh Gordon On Tom Brady: ‘We’re Going To Mesh Just Fine’

The Dolphins have not won at Gillette Stadium since 2008. Quarterback Ryan Tannehill appeared to fall on the errant shotgun snap, but Van Noy never relented and just took it away from him. The only undefeated teams left in the National Football L...

Brewers crush Tigers, face Cubs in game 163 Brewers crush Tigers, face Cubs in game 163

By virtue of winning 11 of the 19 games between the two teams during the regular season, the Cubs would welcome the Brewers to the "friendly confines" of Wrigley Field for an extra game to determine the division victor. The Cubs will offer an in-...

Quipping Paul Pogba underlines rift with Mourinho after West Ham defeat Quipping Paul Pogba underlines rift with Mourinho after West Ham defeat

Mourinho is under pressure at Old Trafford following another defeat at the weekend. "If you want the truth I think it was honestly horrendous", said Shaw. United were beaten 3-1 by the Hammers early on Saturday afternoon, in a display the manager...

Europe dominates U.S. to regain Ryder Cup Europe dominates U.S. to regain Ryder Cup

Another was far more reasoned and said: "Unfortunately you are obligated to play Woods and Mickelson in singles". Takes the record for most points earned by a European rookie in Ryder Cup history. The US had 11 players in the world's top 20, Europe...

Fernando Verdasco ousts Andy Murray at Shenzhen Open Fernando Verdasco ousts Andy Murray at Shenzhen Open

Murray had gone into the match on the back of an impressive win over top seed David Goffin but could not match that display against a more solid Verdasco, who broke his opponent three times. After losing in the quarter-finals of the Shenzhen Open...

Greatest of all time: Thomas Bjorn hails his European Ryder Cup heroes

Reed is correct that he's been successful at the Ryder Cup . "And I'm one of the contributing factors to why we lost the Cup, and it's not a lot of fun". "It's been so much fun". Back in 2012, Molinari's halved tussle with Tiger Woods ensured Eu...

Steelers trying to trade Bell; would 49ers look? Steelers trying to trade Bell; would 49ers look?

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reported Sunday that the list includes the defending National Football League champion Philadelphia Eagles , the New York Jets and San Francisco 49ers - and also that the Steelers would "be open" to swapping disgru...

Major League Baseball posteason explained: How the Rockies can still win the NL West Major League Baseball posteason explained: How the Rockies can still win the NL West

Because either the Cubs or Brewers will win the NL Central, only one can be a wild card. With the Washington Nationals thumping of the Colorado Rockies Saturday night the Dodgers and Rockies are both tied for first in the NL West. The NL Cent...

Europe finishes off dominant week to win Ryder Cup Europe finishes off dominant week to win Ryder Cup

While most sports fans may seek out a trip to Las Vegas with an eye toward the Super Bowl, a prestigious fight or March Madness, a late September journey centered on the Ryder Cup for at least one person. "We didn't have the success we wanted, but I ...

Red Sox aren’t concerned with beating Yankees this weekend Red Sox aren’t concerned with beating Yankees this weekend

With two games left, they have time to set the record. "They work really hard at their craft, and it's a result of a lot of people having success", manager Aaron Boone said. NY will notch its 100th win with a victory, marking its first 100-win season...

Manuel Pellegrini sends message to West Ham United fans on Twitter Manuel Pellegrini sends message to West Ham United fans on Twitter

Jose Mourinho remains at the Old Trafford helm at present, but the Portuguese finds himself falling under mounting pressure. Liverpool are now nine points in front of Manchester United after just seven Premier League matches and could be ...

Lopetegui: Real Madrid Lopetegui: Real Madrid "by far" the better team in derby

Sergio Ramos and Gareth Bale are among four Real Madrid stars missing from the squad to visit CSKA Moscow in the Champions League on Tuesday. With Barcelona drawing 1-1 last night away to Athletic Bilbao, it means the red-and-white half of ...

Europe finishes off dominant week to win back Ryder Cup

The Americans ended Saturday in a worse position than they began - 10-6 behind - but by sharing the afternoon foursomes they have kept this contest alive. "This is probably the most important 18 holes ahead of these 12 players for a long time". -...

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