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Vettel already trails Hamilton by 28 points and the Briton's lead looks likely to stretch further on Sunday. The four-time world champion's woes have handed Hamilton a major advantage as he looks to build on his title lead with six rounds remaining in the season - and there will be 19 places separating them in Sunday's race.
  • Mets to face Phillies in Williamsport next August

    Mets to face Phillies in Williamsport next August

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    While the jokes here are low-hanging fruit - this weekend's Mets-Phillies series should be of Little League quality - it's great to see MLB continuing this new tradition. Outside in the parking lot, it was reminiscent of a tent city to accommodate expanded player clubhouses, lounges and training rooms, batting cages and a media center.
  • Phillies, Mets to play in second

    Phillies, Mets to play in second "MLB Little League Classic" in Williamsport

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    He would like to see it become an annual event during the Little League series, he said . In a city that serves as a middle ground between the two teams, the game will coincide with the Little League World Series . The interactions throughout the day between the Major League players and Little Leaguers was something that those involved will remember forever . "We are pleased to once again have the opportunity to help create these special memories next August".
  • Phillies will play in Williamsport in 2018

    Phillies will play in Williamsport in 2018

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    WILLIAMSPORT-A major league baseball game will be played in Williamsport for the second year in a row in conjunction with the Little League World Series . "This is a great opportunity for our club to participate in a game that brings so many Little Leaguers and their families together", said Mets chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon.
  • Phillies, Mets to play in 2nd Little League Classic in Williamsport

    Phillies, Mets to play in 2nd Little League Classic in Williamsport

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    Like in 2017, the intimate crowd of roughly 2,500 next summer will largely be the players, parents and coaches from the 16 teams playing in the Little League World Series. The interactions throughout the day between the Major League players and Little Leaguers was something that those involved will remember forever . Bowman Field, home of the Phillies' team in the Class A New York-Penn League, is about 5 miles from the site of the Little League World Series.
  • Mets to play Phillies in MLB Little League Classic next season

    Mets to play Phillies in MLB Little League Classic next season

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    In a city that serves as a middle ground between the two teams, the game will coincide with the Little League World Series . "It's experiences like the 2018 MLB Little League Classic that create baseball fans for life, and we are honored to be a part of it", said Phillies Executive Vice President David Buck.
  • Duke drops first game of the season, falls to undefeated Miami

    Duke drops first game of the season, falls to undefeated Miami

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    Jones has been sacked nine times this season and hit 44 times , both ranking near the worst among Power 5 quarterbacks. It's always special to have a college football player who makes things happen on the field, but when that player is also super smart off the field, the combination is one that coaches covet.
  • USC vs. Washington State 9/29/17

    USC vs. Washington State 9/29/17

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    The Cougars will be playing their fifth straight home game to open the season for the first time in program history, and they've scored at least 31 points in their first four wins. After the toughest stretch through the first five games in all of college football, the Trojans will be heavy favorites against an unranked Oregon State team at home on Saturday, Oct.
  • Pete Mackanin will not return as Phillies Manager; will have new role

    Pete Mackanin will not return as Phillies Manager; will have new role

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    Regardless of who is managing the Mets next season, they will hope for a bounce-back effort from struggling right-hander Matt Harvey , who starts the series opener looking for some positives to take into the offseason. He said, 'I want you guys to play hard like you have been. Mets pitcher Matt Harvey only lasted four innings after allowing four runs. In addition to the two runs allowed on Franco's home run, he allowed two more runs in the third inning - including one on a balk when ...
  • IL can't get anything going in its Big Ten opener against Nebraska

    IL can't get anything going in its Big Ten opener against Nebraska

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    The Illini then went down to South Florida to play the Bulls. "I'm ready for a good game". He's a smart guy, really adjusts well. As the Huskers fight song says, "We'll all stick together". These are just big plays. Devine Ozigbo fumbled and IL took over at the NU 32 with more than 22 minutes still remaining and trailing 21-6. IL couldn't capitalize on an Ozigbo fumble in the middle of the third quarter.
  • Attorney General Bondi objects OJ Simpson's relocation to Florida

    Attorney General Bondi objects OJ Simpson's relocation to Florida

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    He said he would like to live in Florida after prison, but will likely remain in Las Vegas until the necessary paperwork to permit a permanent move to the Sunshine State has been completed. Once released, he will be supervised by the state Division of Parole and Probation until September 29, 2022. "I'm headed to the High Desert State Prison on October 2, along with our deputy director of operations who makes the decisions on these matters", Keast said.
  • As Patriots O-Line Fails, Brady Blocks Himself

    As Patriots O-Line Fails, Brady Blocks Himself

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    McCourty said he wants to convey a message of unity of being together as a team. I think one thing about football is that it brings so many guys together, guys that you would never have the opportunity to be around, whether it was in college and all the way into the pros.