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Cubs clobber Dodgers, even NLCS

The Dodgers challenged the call and TV replays appeared to show Gonzalez was safe, but the replay official at Major League Baseball headquarters in NY upheld the call. "I'm not going to be too careful", Maeda said through an interpreter. It steeled Maddon for the biggest crisis to date of 2016 for the Cubs, and he responded to that crisis not by overturning his lineup.

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Eddie Lacy ruled out for Week 7

Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy needs ankle surgery and will be placed on injured reserve, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Thursday. Coach Mike McCarthy must figure out a way to topple a desperate Chicago team without his top three corners. Chicago (1-5) is among the lowest in the league in scoring at 16.8 points a game.

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Dodgers-Nationals Game 2 rained out

Buchholz allowed two runs and six hits in four innings, joining David Price and Rick Porcello as postseason losers. The game began brightly for the Dodgers. And they were doing it artistically - almost a replica of Friday's game one 4-3 loss to the Dodgers in game one - another solo home run by Corey Seager, just the second batter of the game , to give Los Angeles a 1-0 lead.

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Mariota throws 3 TDs, Titans keep Browns winless

But Jackson isn't using his team's youth or health as excuses. The Browns should just stay home and take an early offseason. Fifteen key contributors have missed or will miss multiple games this season. Cody Kessler - who was very impressive today - wouldn't quit. The Browns have given up 16 touchdown passes in just six games. He had a 132.6 passer rating.

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UH on the rise in AP Poll

Jazz Peavy had four catches for 76 yards and six carries for 70 yards. No. 24 Western Michigan 41, Akron 0: AKRON, Ohio - Jarvion Franklin ran for a school-record 281 yards and Zach Terrell threw for two scores and ran for two more to lead Western Michigan (7-0) in its first game as a ranked team in school history.

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McCoy scores 3 TDs in Bills 45-16 win over 49ers

While the 49ers lost to the Bills 45-16, judging from Kaepernick's history in the game , he's going to warm up in no time and get back to where he left off after his lengthy hiatus. "Wanted: Notorious Disgrace to America", and with a picture of Kaepernick throwing a pass and a bullseye aimed at his chest. Wide receiver Quinton Patton, who had a team-high four catches for 52 yards, said he heard negative and harsh words directed at Kaepernick from the stands.

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Lewandowski backs Liverpool to challenge for Premier League title

Reflecting on the win over Swansea specifically, Milner revealed that the players could sense their boss was unhappy with their first-half efforts. "We need a result because it is not a good moment but we have all possibility to turn this around". Next up for Liverpool is Manchester United at Anfield after the worldwide break.

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Dhoni welcomes decision to rest bowlers for ODIs

When Jayant Yadav turned up to bat during India's net session at the HPCA Stadium in Dharamsala on Friday, he had a distinguished pair of non-regular bowlers bowling to him. Dhoni and his men would want to make the most of the upcoming series to try and arrive at a settled limited-over combination as India have only eight ODIs before the 2017 Champions Trophy in England.

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Newton to start against Saints barring setback

Snead said the secondary seems to be where the Panthers are "struggling right now". "These guys are learning, they're growing", Rivera said. "We just have to keep continuing to get better". It will be of high importance for the Panthers to prevent as many quarterback hits as possible in the remainder of the season. My pick: New Orleans 33, Carolina 27.

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New York Jets vs Arizona Cardinals Betting Odds

Really, you can make the argument that the failure is even more responsible for them. It's the time of the week to get ready for the upcoming Jets-Cardinals game on Monday Night Football. The only notable highlights from the Jets defensively came by way of a sack and forced fumble from Leonard Williams another forced fumble courtesy of Rontez Miles and a recovered fumble by Sheldon Richardson .

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Cubs to start Lester in NLCS Game 1

Roberts also said he plans on carrying one more pitcher in the NLCS than he did in the NLDS, but it is not necessarily a nod to the Jansen/Kershaw workload from Thursday. It should probably be assumed, though, that Kershaw starts tomorrow night. The Giants couldn't afford to fall behind against a stellar Kansas City bullpen, so on came Bumgarner, who had thrown a shutout in Game 5.

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Ravens fire Trestman, name Mornhinweg offensive coordinator

The Baltimore Ravens (3-2) at the Giants (2-3) at the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, N.J. on Sunday, Oct. 16, 1 p.m. ET. The Ravens offense won't undergo a complete reboot. We were in kind of a bad place and it didn't seem like we were getting out of it. "Hopefully, we can get some of that done", Wallace said when asked if he expects more deep shots.

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Called Third Strike: Giants' Bochy in no-win situation in 9th against Cubs

The Cubs handled this night with class. Joe Maddon called the Giants' run of elimination wins "crazy. insane good". The concerns about the Cubs this postseason weren't if they could hit (they had the best offensive WAR in the National League) or if they could field (their 115 defensive WAR was 27 points higher than No.

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Honeymoon may be over for Giants rookie coach McAdoo

Three-time Pro Bowl guard Josh Sitton was released on September 1, an unexpected cut on the final preseason roster reduction. He was really close last week, really hoping he could have been there for us, unfortunately it didn't work out that he was able to play.

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Mike Pence: Donald Trump won the VP debate

Tim Kaine. Thirty-eight percent of voters said the IN governor won the debate over Kaine , while 20 percent said Kaine was the victor. Groppe said Pence was trying to avoid getting drawn into a back-and-forth about Trump's more controversial comments and was very effective at doing that.

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Prater's kick, Slay's pick give Lions 24-23 win over Eagles

Detroit's only win came against the 1-3 Colts, and two of their losses came against 1-3 teams. The Lions won 11 games in 2014, they have won just eight games combined the last two seasons (including the first four weeks of this year).

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How Arnold Palmer the golfer invented the Arnold Palmer the drink

Palmer was born in Latrobe in September 1929 and helped show America that golf was a sport worth watching. Palmer was handsome, charismatic. Player had so many vivid memories of Palmer, he said, and his recollections matched many of those of Nicklaus.

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Quotes from Tennessee's 34-31 victory over Georgia

But through ups and downs and feeling like you're going to throw up and having more fun than you've had in years, Team 120 has lived the greatest truth of the roller coaster: it keeps moving forward. As a Bulldog's fan it is hard to feel good about this one despite the improvements. "But at the end of the day, we won the ball game and we're 5-0". The wacky ending to Tennessee's 34-31 win over Georgia before a sellout crowd of 92,746 at Sanford Stadium was ultimately a big reason Saturday's ...

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Reports of creepy clowns surface in the Stateline

Police Chief Dan O'Shea says while people are using clowns as a way to celebrate, conveying threats on text or social media that make other people feel unsafe is a crime and will be investigated as such. Meanwhile, the online threats are also impacting professional clowns. At one school in OR, officials sent an email to anxious parents this week reassuring them after a rumor spread about clowns planning to harm local students.

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Ohio State would beat the Browns, according to 62 percent of locals

He was a star player at Ohio State. "A big part of our passing game is execution of the deep ball", Meyer said. "We just win." Weber summed up. For those who follow Las Vegas odds, the Buckeyes have never covered against IN under Urban Meyer .