Cubs sign reliever Duensing for two more years

Cubs sign reliever Duensing for two more years
One of the most underrated players on the 2017 Chicago Cubs was left-handed reliever Brian Duensing. On Wednesday, the Cubs and Duensing agreed on a two-year contract worth $ 7 million. The Cubs did not make an official announcement, and sources said the …
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Andrew McCutchen isn’t going to play center field for the Giants
As long as they aren’t planning to play him in center field, that is. That’s it, that’s the entire article. Don’t waste your time by reading it. I told you everything that’s in there. Yes, McCutchen can improve the Giants’ lineup. No, he …
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San Francisco Giants Acquire McCutchen In a Smart Deal with Pittsburgh
The San Francisco Giants finally got an outfielder they needed, pulling off a smart deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates to bring in Andrew McCutchen. The San Francisco Giants got the outfielder they so desperately needed on Monday, trading for the face of the …
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Despite the loss of Jerome Baker, Ohio State is prepared to reload its defense once again

Despite the loss of Jerome Baker, Ohio State is prepared to reload its defense once again
Urban Meyer and company are certainly used to this routine by now. Every year, some of the best players for Ohio State choose to leave school early as a potential high pick in the NFL Draft. In 2017, the Buckeyes had seven players selected, including five …
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Harmon On Sports Final: Patriots Would Never Overlook An Opponent
“Every NFL team that is playing in the playoffs right now is a good team. They beat good teams to get there, they won more games than they lost. So the last thing you should be doing is not giving them the utmost respect and all your attention. I think …
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Even Jaguars Would Be Favored Over Eagles Right Now
According to Bovada’s early Super Bowl lookahead, the Eagles would be underdogs against both AFC teams if they advance. Nothing new for the Birds. The Patriots would be 7-point favorites over the Eagles and the Jaguars 2½-point favorites. As for this …
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Kevin Harvick wins NASCAR race at Sonoma for first victory of season

Kevin Harvick wins NASCAR race at Sonoma for first victory of season
Kevin Harvick returned to victory lane for the first time this season with a dominating run Sunday on the road course at Sonoma Raceway. The former NASCAR champion came to Sonoma winless in 20 races since Kansas last fall and has been overshadowed in this …
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Toyota’s NASCAR Quest: Previewing the …
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Additional Races Planned for Ford NASCAR Drivers
The schedule, which is subject to change, will feature a rotation of Ford Performance NASCAR drivers Chase Briscoe, Austin Cindric, Cole Custer and Ty Majeski, who will be joined by road racing veteran Scott Maxwell for the four-hour race at Daytona.
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Latest Soccer News

Mina brings solid defending and Colombian flair to Barcelona
MADRID (AP) – There will be some Colombian dancing in Barcelona. A few days after signing Philippe Coutinho to boost its attack, Barcelona strengthened its defense by adding young Colombian international Yerry Mina, a solid defender who is a threat on set …
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French league suspends goal-line technology after ‘failings’
The French football league has suspended goal-line technology in its competitions following more glitches during League Cup quarterfinals this week. The LFP informed the company GoalControl “of the immediate suspension” of its technology following “two …
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European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues
What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend: ENGLAND Manchester City’s players are 16 matches away from becoming the latest “Invincibles” of the Premier League. The biggest obstacle to achieving that feat might just be in front …
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Martial Arts World Raises Funds For Autism

Martial Arts World Raises Funds For Autism
A group of children that attend the Martial Arts World of Hopewell recently held a benefit at Hermitage High School to raise as much money as possible to support the Autism Society of Central Virginia. The demonstration is set up to showcase the talents of …
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”New Year New Me”: The reasons to join a martial arts gym this year
With January thoughts turning to putting New Year’s resolutions into action, high up on the agenda is often thoughts of joining or rejoining a gym. What most people never consider is joining a Martial Arts gym and we at Buzz.ie decided to find out if this …
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Sunny Leone to make her Tamil debut in ‘Veeramadevi’, learns martial arts and sword fighting
As Bollywood actress Sunny Leone is all geared up to make her debut in Tamil film Industry. She will be acting in the movie titled as Veeramadevi and it will be a periodic drama. The makers have planned to release the film in various languages including …
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Panther women’s basketball team sweeps NESCAC foes

Panther women’s basketball team sweeps NESCAC foes
PANTHER JUNIOR ALEX Huffman, above, drives past a Wesleyan defender Saturday afternoon in Pepin Gymnasium. Huffman had seven assists and eight rebounds in the Middlebury win. Below right, Middlebury senior Sabrina Weeks puts in two of her eight points in …
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WSC women’s basketball win high scoring contest over Minnesota State
Wayne State matched a season-high making 30 free throws while Paige Ballinger and Andrea Larson scored 21 points each to lead the Wildcats in a 92-73 victory over Minnesota State Saturday afternoon in Northern Sun Conference women’s basketball played in …
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Sydney Holloway, Women’s Basketball
Sydney Holloway scored 28 points and pulled down 10 rebounds for her sixth double-double this season in Bryant’s 66-50 victory over Central Connecticut on Saturday. Her 28 points were the most by a Bulldog since the 2014-15 season.
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Rakesh wins country’s longest swimming competition

Rakesh wins country’s longest swimming competition
Rakesh Biswas came first in the country’s longest swimming competition in the river Bhagirathi here on Sunday. Baharampur: Rakesh Biswas came first in the country’s longest swimming competition in the river Bhagirathi here on Sunday. A local boy …
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Immaculate face tough competition in two-day swim off
KINGSTON, Jamaica – After relinquishing one of their titles a few weeks ago, Immaculate Conception Prep School will be aiming to hold fast to the coveted Milo Preparatory/Primary schools swimming crown when the 19th renewal of the championship gets going …
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Distance swimming at the forefront in POWER Challenge competition
The POWER (Piranhas Open Water Extreme Race) Challenge recently drew approximately 400 swimmers of all ages to the shoreline of Pompano Beach. The Pompano Piranhas Swim Club hosted the event that featured a 5K race, One-Mile Race, 500-Meter Race and a 100 …
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What they’re saying about Hutton’s incredible OT save

What they’re saying about Hutton’s incredible OT save
ST. LOUIS – When Devils forward Nico Hischier won a race for a loose puck at center ice to get a breakaway with 2:15 left in overtime Tuesday, all you could do was hold your breath and hope for the best. New Jersey had had possession of the puck for most …
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Florida Panthers build cutting-edge NormaTec Recovery Room For Players
SUNRISE, Fla. – The Florida Panthers have teamed up with NormaTec to establish an official Recovery Room powered by NormaTec for their players. The Panthers’ new recovery space is a multi-functional lounge where Panthers players can utilize NormaTec’s …
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How to watch, live stream Lightning-Flyers
Find out when and how to watch Tampa Bay’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers on TV and streaming online The Lightning take on the Flyers in the second half of a back-to-back tonight at AMALIE Arena. After facing the Flyers, Tampa Bay departs on a five …
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Michigan State resumes Big Ten play looking for challengers after finding few early on

Michigan State resumes Big Ten play looking for challengers after finding few early on
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Jaren Jackson Jr. doesn’t expect a No. 1 ranking to change Michigan State’s basketball team. The Spartans (14-1, 2-0 Big Ten) plan to go about their business the same way as before. Second-ranked to top-ranked doesn’t greatly …
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Previewing and Predicting Boston College Men’s Basketball vs. Clemson
After its loss to Virginia, the 10-4 Boston College Eagles will play host to the Clemson Tigers. This is a really big game for BC. After a tough one point loss to the Cavaliers, the Eagles have games at home against Clemson and Wake Forest before heading …
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Report: Curtis Jones transferring to OSU
The Oklahoma State men’s basketball team is getting another guard for next season. Former Indiana shooting guard Curtis Jones is joining OSU, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reported. Jones announced in December he would transfer from Indiana, and he will be …
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Pundit Predictions: Buffalo Bills at Miami Dolphins

Pundit Predictions: Buffalo Bills at Miami Dolphins
The Miami Dolphins will wrap up the 2017 NFL season by hosting the Buffalo Bills. Miami will be looking to snap a two-game slide and end the year with a victory. The Bills will be playing to keep their playoff dreams alive, and they can sweep the season …
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Should the Browns draft Sam Darnold No. 1 after that performance against Ohio State? Hey, Mary Kay!
Michael Kelly, Cleveland, Ohio Hey, Michael: My first instinct, assuming Darnold declares for the NFL draft, is no. The turnovers are a big concern, and he needs to get that corrected before he’s pro ready. He made some big-time throws, but he also made …
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Texas Longhorns in the NFL: Week 16
Quandre Diggs had another standout performance at safety, Malcom Brown finally got back in the sack column and Earl Thomas could possibly be a Cowboy in the near future. Let’s take a look at how all the Longhorns performed in Week 16: Malcolm Brown (RB …
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