Bottom Play (WPA): Lackey dominated through six innings, and only found himself in a tight spot once. Kris Bryant leads the Cubs with 161 hits and 73 RBI while Anthony Rizzo and Javier Baez have combined for 283 hits and 184 RBI.
They have given rookie Ian Happ and newcomer Jon Jay, guys who weren't part of previous year, a chance to remind everyone how valuable they might be during this run.
A St Louis Cardinals baseball fan got more than he bargained for at a crunch game with the Chicago Cubs when an opposing team member took out his nachos rather than catching the ball.
J.D. Martinez tied the National League record for homers in September, and Arizona scored three runs in the ninth inning for a walk-off victory over San Francisco.
Milwaukee began the day one game ahead of the Cardinals, with a Thursday afternoon game being played at home against Cincinnati.
Commenting on the incident, Chicago Tribune quoted Russell as saying, "Normally I don't do that, but being the case of me being nacho'd all over, my cleats even, I was like, you know what, why not?" The only Cardinals player with more all-time is Lou Brock (95). "We're getting ready for tomorrow".
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Because such approaches promote well-being and stability among displaced populations, they serve US national security interests. President Obama wanted to raise that number to 110,000 in 2017. "It's devastating for refugees who are overseas", she said.
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And employees at some major Chinese banks told CNNMoney that they were no longer opening new accounts for any North Koreans. The Russian ambassador then said he had to correct his early statement about North Korea, Iran and Syria not being linked.
The suspense and intrigue extended to the regular season's final days, somehow fitting for a Cubs team that never let its fans relax but now should make every other playoff team nervous. "Our season is not over".
"I always stand up here and tell you I think we're just a few games or something happening away from having things work out and we can still achieve what we want to achieve", Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said. "I don't really care about the Nationals".
Jen-Ho Tseng (1-0) pitched three hitless innings.
The Boston Red Sox can clinch the AL East tonight with a win over Houston and a New York Yankee loss to Tampa Bay. But every last bit of postseason hope came crashing down Thursday night. He finishes the 2017 regular season 12-11 with a 4.56 ERA.
St. Louis rookie Luke Voit hit a pinch-hit home run in the seventh. Lackey ends up escaping the inning with only down that lone run.
The Twins, though, clinched the AL's second wild-card spot when the Chicago White Sox defeated the Los Angeles Angels 6-4 in 10 innings.
RED SOX 10, BLUE JAYS 7 Reigning AL Cy Young victor Rick Porcello struggled in his final playoff tuneup, and David Price relieved him to solidify his role on the postseason roster as Boston beat visiting Toronto and lowered its magic number to two.
One said refunds to those concerned about the anthem protests were only offered to subscribers with certain offers or plans. DirectTV is the host network for NFL Sunday Ticket , a service that allows customers to view each NFL game live.
Taxi firm Uber is likely to remain on London roads for more than a year despite being banned by Transport for London bigwigs. Around one in four (23 per cent) said the drivers were "more pleasant" while 26 per cent felt safer in an Uber auto .
"But that required a dialogue we have not been able to have", said Tom Elvidge, Uber's General Manager in London . But he also suggested that Uber might eventually be allowed to continue operating in London.
Coming in third was Light Balance , followed by Mandy Harvey and Sara & Hero, in fourth and fifth places, respectively. You can actually watch America's Got Talent on UK TV, airing on TruTV on Tuesday and Friday nights.
Simone Lee led the Nittany Lions with 22 kills, while Haleigh Washington and Ali Frantti chipped in 12 and 10 kills respectively. Until the final 96 seconds, when McSorley, Barkley and Johnson saved the day with a memorable scoring drive.
A scan is similar to burglars jiggling the doors of a house and moving on when they realize the doors are locked. The office earlier has said it had no knowledge of its election systems being targeted.
The dollar met with "heavy profit-taking pressure" around ¥112.50, an official at a major Japanese bank said. This "may seem normal in Japan but from overseas , it is hard to understand", Yora told AFP .
The main runway at the airport is likely to remain closed till this morning with operations continuing on a secondary runway. The runway will be closed off for maintainance till 2pm today. "The main runway is out of use due to heavy rains".
Ukip elects Henry Bolton as the party's new leader
Farage told Channel 4's Michael Crick that he voted for Bolton, describing him as the "most competent" candidate in the running. Mr Etheridge was one of a number of UKIP MEPs who had threatened to quit the party if bookies favourite Ms Waters had won.
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The lack of electricity has also hugely impacted Puerto Rico's clean water supply, and many areas now have no/very limited access. John McCain , R-Ariz., in a tweet , noted that the administration "has finally waived" the Jones Act.
Two Police Officers Shot In New Haven
A man and a La Verne officer were shot and wounded during an officer-involved shooting in the area early Saturday morning. Both were taken to nearby hospitals, where the officer was being treated for injuries that were not life-threatening.
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Trump asserted that North Korea's reckless pursuit of nuclear weapons threatens entire world with enormous loss of human life. North Korea has previously embraced racist, sexist and just plain rude statements about its enemies.
A First: A US Military Base in Israel
There are conflicting reports regarding which military specifically will retain jurisdiction over the base. Israeli army sources said that cooperation between the Israeli Air Force and the US Army has been routine.