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EUROPEAN TOUR: England's Chris Paisley topped the Italian Open leaderboard at 10 under through 13 holes when the second round was suspended because of thunderstorms in Monza, Italy. She played in a pair of tournaments in 2015, including the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic where she tied for 41st with a 3-under 285. But she hopes history will repeat itself - her last win came from four behind going into the last round.
  • Sean Smith wasn't surprised with his benching

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    That experience paid off when he convinced Greg Schiano to give him a shot at Rutgers, and then again when he joined the Saints and became their director of college scouting. I was costing our team points so coach did what he had to do. In the Saints' first game there were a combined 69 points scored. "If it has to go down to that", he said, "guns blazing".
  • US Open: Novak Djokovic beats Gael Monfils to reach final

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    Friday's second semifinal will be between No. 3 Stan Wawrinka , a two-time major champion, and No. 6 Kei Nishikori, the 2014 runner-up in NY. Two-time major victor Stan Wawrinka takes on former finalist and Andy Murray conqueror Kei Nishikori .
  • Cardinals erupt in 9th to stun Pirates

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    Louis Cardinals' Jhonny Peralta, during a baseball game in Pittsburgh , Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. "We've got a team that I think the best way to describe it is a unsafe team", said Matt Carpenter, who hit a game-tying home run Tuesday with two outs and two strikes in the ninth.
  • Athletics to promote pitchers Raul Alcantara, Jharel Cotton

    Athletics to promote pitchers Raul Alcantara, Jharel Cotton

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    The A's consider both to be potentially key pieces to their future rotation. Alcantara, 23, will start Monday against the Angels. Ross Detwiler takes the ball Tuesday night. Like Alcantara, he's been sharp since joining Nashville, and he gained attention for himself August 9 when he came within an out of throwing a flawless game.
  • North Dakota comes back to beat South Dakota 47-44

    North Dakota comes back to beat South Dakota 47-44

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    A week after rallying from 21 points down in the fourth quarter in a double overtime win, the Coyotes gave back a 20-point lead in the third quarter in a double overtime loss. We blew assignments on a couple third downs, which is disappointing. Trailing 14-6 late in the first half, Dollars got a 30-yard TD pass from Streveler to Drew Potter with 4:52 left.
  • Tanaka's latest gem brings Yankees' winnning streak to seven

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    Switch-hitting veteran Mark Teixeira was still on the bench, and the right-handed hitting Austin isn't far removed from a long slump. "I'm emptying the tank, I want to be a big part of this team". All three runners - Francisco Lindor, Mike Napoli and Jose Ramirez - crossed the plate. Rob Refsnyder with his glove in right field and catcher Gary Sanchez with his second homer in two days and 13 in 33 this season plus a sac fly that nearly was homer No.
  • Tom Brady's son celebrates like Cam Newton after catching touchdown from dad

    Tom Brady's son celebrates like Cam Newton after catching touchdown from dad

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    You can suspend Tom Brady, but you can't stop him from throwing touchdown passes. Harbaugh and Brady lined up about 25 yards from each other and had a spirited game of catch. While at midfield, Brady shook hands with Bill McCartney, a former MI assistant coach and Colorado head coach, who was serving as the Buffaloes' honorary captain .
  • Cubs can't cash in on opportunities, lose to Cardinals 4-2

    Cubs can't cash in on opportunities, lose to Cardinals 4-2

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    The Cubs now have a six and a half game lead over the Washington Nationals for the best record in the National League, and their magic number to clinch home-field advantage in both the NLDS and NLCS stands at 11 as play begins on Thursday. "His numbers speak for themselves", Rizzo said of Williams. "When we go on the road, we play a little more loose, a little more relaxed", left fielder Brandon Moss said.
  • Penn State withstands injuries to outlast Temple

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    This Saturday, James Franklin and company welcome Temple to Happy Valley for a noon EDT kickoff on a day where the university will be honoring former head coach Joe Paterno and the 50th anniversary of the first game he coached for the Nittany Lions.