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How Curtis Granderson, Mets handled constant trade rumors - NJ.com
NEW YORK -- Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson has lived with trade rumors throughout the summer, and they finally came to fruition Friday night when he was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Granderson knew the possibility of leaving New York was there ...

Seahawks' Blair Walsh: Gestures at bench prompted by Vikings' taunts - ESPN
SEATTLE -- Seattle Seahawks kicker Blair Walsh said his gestures towards the Minnesota Vikings' sideline Friday night were the result of his ex-teammates taunting him. Editor's Picks. Russell Wilson, Kasen Williams among Seahawks' standouts vs. Vikings.
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Justin Britt: Shared anthem moment was to support Michael Bennett - ESPN
SEATTLE -- Michael Bennett once again sat during the national anthem before the Seattle Seahawks preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings on Friday. But this time, he had company with Justin Britt standing next to him. Britt put his arm on Bennett ...

Moreland delivers to help Red Sox beat Yankees 9-6 - Boston.com
BOSTON (AP) ? Nineteen batters. Six pitchers. One hour, 5 minutes. Eight runs. Two lead changes. And when the seventh inning was over on Friday night, the Boston Red Sox were back in front and on their way to a 9-6 victory over New York and a ...

Long supports Malcolm Jenkins' protest during anthem - NFL.com
Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins raised his fist during Thursday night's national anthem in protest over racial injustices in America, as he has in the past. Next to him stood veteran Chris Long, who wrapped his arm around his teammate in ...

Derek and Hannah Jeter celebrate birth of first child, daughter Bella Raine - ESPN
Former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter and his wife, Hannah, are celebrating the birth of their first child. Derek and Hannah Jeter welcomed a daughter, Bella Raine Jeter, on Thursday. Charles Sykes/Invision/AP. Derek, 43, and Hannah, 27, were ...

Kevin Durant wasn't having any of Britt McHenry's criticisms on Twitter - Washington Post
Kevin Durant has become newly outspoken since winning his first NBA championship, returning to his once-loved feistiness on social media. Britt McHenry has become newly outspoken since departing from ESPN, often espousing conservative viewpoints ...

Injuries: Patriots rookie DE Derek Rivers tears ACL - NFL.com
The New England Patriots didn't make a draft selection until the third round this spring when they snagged defensive end Derek Rivers. The Super Bowl champs will likely be without their top pick for the season. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported ...

Detroit Tigers vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - 8/19/17 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction - Sports Chat Place (blog)
Up at Comerica Park on Saturday, the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Detroit Tigers will be picking up their weekend MLB series again. In the Friday opener, the Dodgers scored four times in the second inning on the way to an 8-5 victory. That game featured ...

Chris Taylor's four hits pace Dodgers' 8-5 victory over Tigers - OCRegister
The Dodgers' Chris Taylor doubles against in the sixth inning for one of his four hits in an 8-5 victory over the Tigers on Friday in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). By Bill Plunkett | bplunkett@scng.com | Orange County Register. PUBLISHED: August 18 ...

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