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The Welshman said: "We're really pleased to get him in - the lad has got a tremendous talent". Burke had undergone a medical at West Brom on Thursday and will wear the No 17 shirt for Tony Pulis's side. "He's clearly a talented young footballer and we believe this is the kind of signing that will excite our fans". The Scotsman made 26 appearances last season and helped his side finish runners-up in the Bundesliga.
  • Rampant Reds ready to add to Arsenal woes

    Rampant Reds ready to add to Arsenal woes

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    Losing to Stoke exposed the fault lines in Arsenal's defence, while Arsene Wenger's side were once again unable to turn possession into goals with star forward Alexis Sanchez sidelined. "I started him at the age of 17 but today in the football world you need to be a consistent presence and what is at stake for Jack is not his quality, his talent or his determination, it is whether he is a consistent presence at the top".
  • Chicago White Sox vs. Minnesota Twins

    Chicago White Sox vs. Minnesota Twins

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    Garcia led off the bottom of the ninth with a single to right and reached second on Kevan Smith's sacrifice bunt. White Sox's Senior Vice President and chief marketing officer, Brooks Boyer, took a ball signed by Sox's announcers Jason Benetti and Steve Stone to the fan.
  • Sanchez fit to start against Liverpool: Arsenal coach Wenger

    Sanchez fit to start against Liverpool: Arsenal coach Wenger

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    But the midfielder fractured his fibula in April and, continuing his comeback, he was sent off for Arsenal's Under-23s in a clash against Manchester City on Monday. Southampton are also refusing to budge over selling Virgil van Dijk, insisting the Dutch centre-half, who signed a six-year contract last year, will not be leaving St Mary's for Liverpool, Chelsea or anyone else this summer.
  • BART passengers and train operator work together to save a life

    BART passengers and train operator work together to save a life

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    This happened Monday afternoon at the Civic Center station. "Surveillance footage show a sea of arms in the air along the entire length of the platform and riders coming together during a moment of crisis", BART officials reported. The train came to a stop one vehicle into Civic Center Station, several auto lengths from where the man was in the trackway. The move worked, as the train operator hit emergency brakes in time.
  • Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers bemoans "yearly" moments of Champions League stress

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    United, who were knocked out of the Champions League at the group stage in 2015-16, are in pot two alongside City, Barcelona , Atletico Madrid, Paris St Germain, Borussia Dortmund, Sevilla and Porto . Celtic finished bottom of a group topped by Barca in 2016-17, and were drawn against the Camp Nou side in 2013, 2012, 2008 and 2004, winning just once.
  • Sandy Leon starting at catcher for Red Sox on Thursday

    Sandy Leon starting at catcher for Red Sox on Thursday

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    Pomeranz struck out nine over 5.1 scoreless innings to improve his record to 13-4. The win was his seventh straight. Drew Pomeranz led the Boston Red Sox past the Cleveland Indians in Major League Baseball, while Rich Hill starred in a Los Angeles Dodgers loss.
  • LeSean McCoy says Colin Kaepernick unemployed because of play, not protests

    LeSean McCoy says Colin Kaepernick unemployed because of play, not protests

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    Kaepernick has reached Tim Tebow level. "I asked them about it and they said it's false", he said. "This is a lot going on with this whole Kaepernick situation". "Well, I think he's getting a raw deal", Aaron told Martin. Supporters of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (KAP'-ur-nihk) are demanding he be hired by a team before the National Football League season starts next month.
  • Cam will play vs. Jaguars

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    Carolina's backs, Jonathan Stewart and heralded rookie Christian McCaffrey , were so effective that Newton only had to attempt two passes, and his first one didn't come until the seventh play of the drive. Newton hit Benjamin in stride and the big receiver strolled into the end zone. The Jacksonville Jaguars may not be the best team in the NFL. The Panthers' starters are expected to play into the third quarter of Thursday night's game, but head coach Ron Rivera said Wednesday that ...
  • Wings could lose Athanasiou

    Wings could lose Athanasiou

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    Red Wings center Andreas Athanasiou Athanasiou could be playing in the Kontinental Hockey League in Russian Federation this next season. The offer was confirmed by Athanasiou's agent Darren Ferris to The Athletic . "Players typically like to keep the clock moving on their service time towards unrestricted free agency", he writes, and leaving for the KHL stalls that out.
  • Manu Ginobili, 40, returning to Spurs on two-year deal

    Manu Ginobili, 40, returning to Spurs on two-year deal

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    The deal is worth $5 million, The Vertical reported Thursday. The 40-year-old has signed a two-year deal to return to the Spurs, San Antonio announced on Thursday. Considered one of the creators of San Antonio's culture of selflessness, Ginobili, for 15 seasons, has wowed crowds with an array of unconventional moves, clever passes and arguably the league's most unsafe Eurostep.
  • Rich Beem discusses Rory McIlroy's schedule plans and break from golf

    Rich Beem discusses Rory McIlroy's schedule plans and break from golf

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    William McGirt will have some work to do if he hopes to extend his run in the FedEx Cup playoffs this season. " I'm here and I know I've done it before, and hopefully I can give myself a chance to do it again ", he said. The trio will tee off from the opening hole at 8:37 a.m. Friday. 2 and 3), and he is determined to turn a very good season into a great one. "This thing has just been so niggly and it's flared up and then it's calmed down and then it's flared up again", he said.
  • Ray returns to pitch well as D-Backs beat Mets

    Ray returns to pitch well as D-Backs beat Mets

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    The Diamondbacks have won two out of three in the series and five of six on the season, although the Mets won Wednesday a by a count of 4-2. Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo said it's too early to tell whether Mathis will miss the rest of the season.
  • Kramer One Step Closer to Canton

    Kramer One Step Closer to Canton

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    Now, in his first four years as a senior committee candidate, he's missed out in four straight years. The Senior Finalists will be voted on for election independent of the other finalists. Now 81-years-old, Kramer was a three-time Pro Bowler and five-time All-Pro selection over an 11-year career for Lombardi's Packers. Brazile is the second-leading tackler in Oilers/Titans franchise history (1,281).
  • Champions League Draw: Liverpool To Face Beatable Teams In Group E

    Champions League Draw: Liverpool To Face Beatable Teams In Group E

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    Then we can be successful. 'There will be a few nice and hard opponents but noone with this atmosphere wants to get us. "We didn't build up any pressure". We had a game plan we didn't implement. We will take as much information. "We will be the two favourites", said Emery. Another 14 Premier League goals have followed, more than any other player for Liverpool , even Coutinho.
  • Instant Replay: Marlins 9, Phillies 8

    Instant Replay: Marlins 9, Phillies 8

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    Phillies rookie catcher Jorge Alfaro doubled in the third inning has a hit in all nine of his games this season. Interestlingly, before the at-bat, Hoskins asked Phillies manager Pete Mackanin if he should move the runners over or try to knock them in.
  • Alberto Moreno Starts - Liverpool Team vs Hoffenheim Confirmed

    Alberto Moreno Starts - Liverpool Team vs Hoffenheim Confirmed

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    Liverpool secured their return to the European elite, and a fifth place for a Premier League team in this season's competition, with three goals in the opening 21 minutes against Julian Nagelsmann's adventurous but exposed side. "It is 14 months of the hardest work and it feels fantastic. Now we can start the preparation". "We'll play whoever we get". "If you have those great attacking players and you squander everything they've achieved - with great attacking play - at the the back, ...
  • As training camp ends, no real clarity on Jets' starting QB

    As training camp ends, no real clarity on Jets' starting QB

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    Sure, Todd Bowles has said he'll probably have a decision Monday on his starter for Week 1 of the regular season. Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty have been splitting first-team reps in this week's practices. Often the overlooked passer in the competition, Petty has finished both of the Jets' preseason games while completing 17 of 30 for 176 yards with an interception coming in the final seconds last weekend.
  • Legendary Mo Farah battles back to win his final track race

    Legendary Mo Farah battles back to win his final track race

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    Isaac Makwala, whose World Championships contained much drama and no medals, took his first Diamond Trophy with a 400m victory in 43.95 from Gil Roberts of the U.S., who clocked 44.54 after Steven Gardiner, the world silver medallist from The Bahamas, failed to finish.