Tour de France

July 08, 2017 - 12:18 pm
MLB NEWS Indians' Francona out of hospital after heart procedure CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians manager Terry Francona has been released from the hospital after undergoing a procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat. Francona was discharged from the Cleveland Clinic and is resting at his downtown...
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Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, rides in the pack during the eighth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 187.5 kilometers (116.5 miles) with start in Dole and finish in Station des Rousses, France, Saturday, July 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
July 08, 2017 - 11:10 am
STATION DES ROUSSES, France (AP) — Speeding away on a small mountain road more suited to goats than riders, Lilian Calmejane has won Stage 8 to the Rousses ski station in the Jura Massif for his first victory in his first Tour de France. Calmejane, riding for French Direct Energie, fought cramp...
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July 07, 2017 - 8:52 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Dodgers stun DBacks with 4-run 9th UNDATED (AP) — Closer Fernando Rodney entered in the ninth inning last night with a three-run lead and a chance to help the Arizona Diamondbacks get within 3 ½ games of the first-place Dodgers in the National League West. Rodney never got a single out...
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July 07, 2017 - 6:30 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Dodgers stun DBacks with 4-run 9th UNDATED (AP) — Closer Fernando Rodney entered in the ninth inning last night with a three-run lead and a chance to help the Arizona Diamondbacks get within 3 ½ games of the first-place Dodgers in the National League West. Rodney never got a single out...
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July 07, 2017 - 3:45 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Dodgers stun DBacks with 4-run 9th UNDATED (AP) — Closer Fernando Rodney entered in the ninth inning last night with a three-run lead and a chance to help the Arizona Diamondbacks get within 3 ½ games of the first-place Dodgers in the National League West. Rodney never got a single out...
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July 07, 2017 - 12:44 am
MLB Brewers crush Cubs UNDATED (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers continue to remove any doubts that they are serious contenders for the NL Central title. The Brewers have opened a 4 ½-game division lead by crushing the second-place Chicago Cubs, 11-2. Ryan Braun slammed a two-run homer to ignite...
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July 06, 2017 - 8:12 pm
MLB Brewers crush Cubs UNDATED (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers continue to remove any doubts that they are serious contenders for the NL Central title. The Brewers have opened a 4 ½-game division lead by crushing the second-place Chicago Cubs, 11-2. Ryan Braun slammed a two-run homer to ignite...
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July 06, 2017 - 6:37 pm
MLB Sanchez is sharp DETROIT (AP) — Anibal Sanchez pitched six strong innings, and Dixon Machado hit his first career home run to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 6-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday. Sanchez (1-0) earned his first victory since Aug. 23, allowing two runs and five hits...
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July 06, 2017 - 4:10 pm
MLB Sanchez is sharp DETROIT (AP) — Anibal Sanchez pitched six strong innings, and Dixon Machado hit his first career home run to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 6-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday. Sanchez (1-0) earned his first victory since Aug. 23, allowing two runs and five hits...
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Germany's sprinter Marcel Kittel celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the sixth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 216 kilometers (134 miles) with start in Vesoul and finish in Troyes, France,, Thursday, July 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
July 06, 2017 - 11:47 am
TROYES, France (AP) — Marcel Kittel had little trouble winning the sixth stage of the Tour de France in a mass sprint finish Thursday with Peter Sagan and Mark Cavendish both no longer in the race. Chris Froome held on to the leader's yellow jersey. It was Kittel's second victory in this year's...
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