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Astros bash way past Athletics to reach ALCS

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 7:38pm
After a sluggish regular season, the Houston Astros' offense continued its resurgence Thursday with an 11-6 win over the Oakland Athletics in Game 4 of the AL Division Series, sending the Astros to the AL Championship Series.
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LeBron: For Lakers fans, respect must be earned

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 7:38pm
LeBron James, reflecting on his two seasons with the Lakers, says he has had to earn everything he gets from the purple and gold fan base. "What I've learned being a Laker is that the Laker faithful don't give a damn what you've done before," he said.
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Source: Season may be over for Cowboys' Smith

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 7:38pm
The Cowboys are uncertain whether Tyron Smith will be able to play again this season and are considering placing the star left tackle on injured reserve because of a neck injury, a team source confirmed to ESPN.
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Ex-WNBA star Pondexter found safe, agent says

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 7:38pm
Cappie Pondexter, named as one of the WNBA's 15 best players of all time, is safe and in the care of family and friends, her agent said.
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MLB Thursday Takeaways: Astros pound A's, Braves thump Marlins in clinching wins

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 7:38pm
Houston's bats continued to sizzle in eliminating Oakland, while Atlanta finished off Miami for an NLDS sweep.
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Women's finalist Sofia Kenin is all about winning at the 2020 French Open

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 7:38pm
American Sofia Kenin has her sights set on becoming the French Open champion and, eventually, No. 1 in the world. She will do whatever it takes to make those dreams come true.
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Spence-Garcia moved to Dec. 5 at AT&T Stadium

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 7:38pm
The bout between Errol Spence Jr. and Danny Garcia has been moved from Nov. 21 to Dec. 5 at AT&T Stadium.
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Source: Titans informed of rules prior to workout

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
The Titans were informed Sept. 29 that in-person gatherings had been banned because of the organization's ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, a source told ESPN's Dan Graziano, meaning that the informal workouts the next day were unauthorized.
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Conor willing to fight Poirier, but must be in '20

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
Conor McGregor tweeted Thursday that he "accepted the UFC offer" to fight Dustin Poirier but insisted that "it must happen in 2020."
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Crawford, with Blackhawks since 2003, now UFA

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
Corey Crawford, who was drafted by the Blackhawks in 2003 and has spent his entire career in Chicago, will not be returning next season, becoming an unrestricted free agent.
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McCarthy: Cowboys on same page with effort

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
Though safety Xavier Woods said Wednesday it was "not possible" to give full effort on every play, Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday "it was a situation of trying to answer questions after a poor performance."
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SEC warns of fines, bans for COVID-19 violations

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
A memo from SEC commissioner Greg Sankey stated, "Do not relax -- and do not let those around you relax -- because of a few weeks of success" following coronavirus protocols.
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Spence-Garcia moved to Dec. 5, AT&T Stadium

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
The bout between Errol Spence Jr. and Danny Garcia has been moved from Nov. 21 to Dec. 5 at AT&T Stadium -- home of the Dallas Cowboys -- and will have fans in attendance.
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Nobody has left this kind of mark on playoff basketball before

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
Here are six stats that demonstrate just how special and singular James' postseason career has been.
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Berry: Love, hate and comedy legend George Carlin

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
Matthew Berry lists his favorites for each position, but he begins by revealing what he learned from his first boss, legendary comedian George Carlin.
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Patriots players, coaches confront reality of positive COVID-19 tests

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
When Stephon Gilmore became the third New England player to test positive for coronavirus, it shined a spotlight on the human side of the game.
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Madden NFL 21 adds Greek Freak and the Antetokounmpo brothers

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 1:37pm
The latest update to Madden makes the game a little freakier. Giannis Antetokounmpo and his brothers have been added to "The Yard," a backyard-football-style game.
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Earl got up: Inside the second act of a Texas legend

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 10:37am
Earl Campbell is a Texas legend who just had the Longhorns' field named after him. But if he played today, his career might not have even happened.
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Sources: Titans have another positive virus test

National Sports - ESPN - October 8, 2020 - 10:37am
The Titans had another player test positive for COVID-19 on Thursday morning, according to ESPN and multiple reports.
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