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NHL burning questions: Here’s every team’s biggest issue entering the 2018-19 season

A wild NHL offseason is officially in the rearview now that training camps are underway. Another NHL season looms right around the corner and, as always, there are plenty of questions that are begging to be answered over the course of the 82-game regul…

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NHL burning questions: Here’s every team’s biggest issue entering the 2018-19 season

A wild NHL offseason is officially in the rearview now that training camps are underway. Another NHL season looms right around the corner and, as always, there are plenty of questions that are begging to be answered over the course of the 82-game regul…

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MLB wild-card standings, playoff picture update: Doomsday 3-team tiebreaker scenario remains possible in NL

The 2018 MLB regular season ends Sunday, Sept. 30, meaning the postseason is now only two weeks away. There are still plenty of postseason races that have to be decided between now and then. With that in mind, here is an update on the current National …

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MLB wild-card standings, playoff picture update: Doomsday 3-team tiebreaker scenario remains possible in NL

The 2018 MLB regular season ends Sunday, Sept. 30, meaning the postseason is now only two weeks away. There are still plenty of postseason races that have to be decided between now and then. With that in mind, here is an update on the current National …

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MLB Vegas odds, picks, lines, predictions, best bets for September 19: This three-way parlay pays nearly 10-1

Wednesday’s MLB schedule is loaded with intriguing matchups, but Stephen Oh and his SportsLine Projection Model have scanned the MLB odds and found three confident picks to make for his best bets of the day. Before laying down your own MLB picks, it’s a good idea to hear what he has to say.The

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Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Anibal Sanchez, Josh James make case for Week 27

I’ll be honest with you: I’m about over this waiver wire nonsense. We’re in the last 10 days of the season now. The last 10. Even assuming your league includes all of that and you’re looking to participate in it, there’s not much to be found at this point. Most waiver wire pickups

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Red Sox’s Brandon Workman: Part of another bullpen loss

Workman (6-1) was charged with two runs on two walks over a third of an inning and was tagged with the loss against the Yankees on Tuesday. Workman was the latest candidate to emerge as a possible high-leverage reliever for manager Alex Cora, who has w…

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NFL Week 3 odds, picks: Bucs throttle hapless Steelers, Bengals beat Panthers to go to 3-0

Another week, and another outstanding performance from quarterbacks at the opposite ends of their NFL journeys: Patrick Mahomes and Ryan Fitzpatrick are atop the MVP leaderboard and both will lead their teams to wins in Week 3 In other games, the Brown…

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Brewers’ Chase Anderson: Takes loss in short start

Anderson (9-8) gave up three runs on six hits in a loss to the Reds on Tuesday, recording five strikeouts and two walks in 3.2 innings. Anderson gave up four extra-base hits in the short outing, including a two-run homer by Jose Peraza in the first inning. This was Anderson’s shortest outing since

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Trevor Story injury update: Rockies manager says slugger has no structural UCL damage and should return soon

Rockies shortstop Trevor Story was forced to exit Monday night’s eventual loss to the Dodgers because of elbow soreness. The team scheduled him for further examination on Tuesday, and while there were significant concerns earlier in the day, it appears that Story will be just fine and back in the

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Cubs rule Brandon Morrow out for the remainder of the season; examining their remaining options at closer

Oft-injured Cubs closer Brandon Morrow was exceptional when he was able to pitch this season, but it’s going to end with just 35 appearances. Morrow has been dealing with biceps inflammation for a large chunk of the season, but was hoping to return at some point this week. Instead, Cubs president

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Mariners’ Daniel Vogelbach: Spearheads win with pinch-hit slam

Vogelbach smacked an eighth-inning grand slam in a pinch-hit at-bat during Monday’s win over the Astros. Vogelbach single-handedly led Seattle to a win with one swing of the bat, as his 398-foot shot to right center in the eighth with two out gave them all their runs on the night. The 25-year-old

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After major funk, Cubs rotation has settled in and kicking it into high gear

The Cubs maintained their 2 1/2 game lead in the NL Central (and the NL as a whole) with a win in Arizona on Monday night. A pair of two-run homers (Javier Baez and Kris Bryant — the latter’s first since returning from the DL) were the sexy highlights, but the biggest player in that game for the

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Cardinals’ Yadier Molina: Three more RBI in win

Molina went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in a win over the Braves on Monday. He was also hit by a pitch with the bases loaded. That’s five RBI over the last two games for Molina, who has all nine for September in just three games. The veteran backstop is hitting a solid .279 and owns an impressive

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2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season schedule: Round of 16 continues at Richmond

The 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs are underway! Brad Keselowski won the playoff opener at Las Vegas while the series chugs along to Richmond for the second race in the Round of 16.  Drivers can either advance to the Rounds of 12 and 8 …

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2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season schedule: Round of 16 continues at Richmond

The 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs are underway! Brad Keselowski won the playoff opener at Las Vegas while the series chugs along to Richmond for the second race in the Round of 16.  Drivers can either advance to the Rounds of 12 and 8 …

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