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Headed into 2017, the Royals seemed committed to a rebuilding process, and after losing 1-0 to Cleveland on May 7, they were 10-20 and seven games behind Minnesota in the AL Central. The Royals signed RHP Neftali Feliz, who was released Monday by Milwaukee. The Kansas City Royals will try to climb above.500 for the first time this season when they take on the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday.
  • QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the Maori All Blacks

    QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the Maori All Blacks

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    New Zealand see the Pacific islanders as a chance to flawless what they learned from watching the Lions in their tour matches, which include a victory against Super Rugby's unbeaten Canterbury Crusaders and defeats to the Auckland Blues and Otago Highlanders.
  • Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you

    Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you

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    Analysts say that by making tipping an "in-app purchase", Apple is aiming to make more money out of Chinese users. At WWDC , Apple reported that they've paid out $70 billion to developers, with 30% of that ($21 billion!) in the previous year.
  • Bale staying put as Ronaldo laps up adulation

    Bale staying put as Ronaldo laps up adulation

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    Bale also became the first Welshman to win the trophy three times - he also won it with Real last season and in 2014 - edging ahead of Ian Rush, Ryan Giggs and Joey Jones. "Me and my team-mates have done the double", said Ronaldo. However, the 27-year-old insists that he isn't thinking about the speculation and is purely focused on helping Real Madrid continue their success.
  • LaVar Ball claims he'd make Michael Jordan cry in one-on-one

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    Jackson had a private workout on Tuesday at the Lakers' practice facility, but that doesn't mean the team is any closer to finalizing its plans. Therefore, Jackson said he is not anxious about his draft stock or deducing any meaning from his second workout with the Lakers .
  • Officials explain Draymond Green technical foul mishap

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    Then I thought the second one Draymond was going to get kicked out. His technicals - the one called and the one that wasn't - overshadowed his shooting and rebounding. Late in Game 4 previous year, Green swiped at LeBron James' groin and was subsequently given a flagrant foul. On Thursday, the Golden State Warriors forward called out the Quicken Loans Arena faithful after video surfaced of his mother, Mary Babers-Green, getting into a heated altercation with a fan and security ...
  • PM talks to Shakib, Mahmudullah over phone after Tigers' win against Kiwis

    PM talks to Shakib, Mahmudullah over phone after Tigers' win against Kiwis

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    Both these batsmen scored Centuries as Shakib Al Hasan made 114 runs before he was bowled by Trent Boult while Mahmudullah made unbeaten 102 runs. But it was up to me and Mahmudullah today (Friday) to take us home and we were lucky that we could contribute. 62 Runs added by New Zealand in the last 10 overs of the innings - the least among all teams in this tournament batting all ten overs.
  • Halep back from brink to reach French Open semi-final

    Halep back from brink to reach French Open semi-final

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    Cilic was leading 6-3, 3-0 against Kevin Anderson when the unseeded South African pulled out with a left thigh injury. In the French Open 2017 so far, Suarez Navarro averages 19 unforced errors per match whereas Halep averages 16 unforced errors per match.
  • Kohli hosts charity ball in London amidst Champions Trophy campaign

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    Mallya , whose now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines owes more than Rs 9,000 crore, including interest to various banks, had fled India on March 2 past year. Mallya's presence is one of the reasons that the team left early. Kohli who is carrying the baton of fitness in the Indian team decided against extending his contract due to his fitness regime.
  • Ferrari clearly favouring Vettel, says Hamilton

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    This is the reality of it at the moment". A Ferrari team engineer along with a disappointed Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel .Getty Images. But it was shrouded in controversy. "So they are going to be pushing everything to make sure Sebastian will maximise on all of his weekends". With leads in both the Drivers' and Constructors' Championships one third of the way through the season, Ferrari are beginning to look increasingly formidable in their attempt to win a first world ...
  • Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial

    Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial

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    Last year, he opened with a 68. "I've had a lot of good rounds". "I'm not going to lie, I watched a few of Dufs highlights, the hole-out on 18 and everything". Three players are four back at nine-under, including the surprise of the week, Bubba Watson . "Obviously, not a Bubba Watson fan", he said. "But I know that there's been times with my putting that the thought process and my actions have felt like they've been sped up and too quick".