Archive for September, 2014

Royals rally to beat A’s in wild-card thriller

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Salvador Perez singled down the left-field line with two outs in the 12th inning, allowing Christian Colon to score from second base and giving the long-suffering Royals a 9-8 victory over the Oakland Athletics in a wild AL wild-card game Tuesday night.

Edmonton Oilers training camp job battles

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Forward Tyler Pitlick has had an inconsistent pro career but Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins rewarded him recently for a strong training camp and Pitlick seized the opportunity. Still, hes fighting for a roster spot since Jesse Joensuu has also impressed.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/edmonton-oilers-training-camp-job-battles-1.2783333?cmp=rss

Dose: Raiders Eyeing Gruden? (Rotoworld)

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
Nick Mensio looks at the Raiders' coaching situation, Marvin Jones, Ben Tate and others in Wednesday's Dose.

Edmonton Oilers training camp job battles

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Winger Tyler Pitlick has had an inconsistent pro career but Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins rewarded him recently for a strong training camp and Pitlick seized the opportunity. Still, he's fighting for a roster spot since Jesse Joensuu has also impressed.

Quebec extreme skier killed in Chilean avalanche

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Quebec extreme skier Jean-Philippe Auclair was found dead after an avalanche on Mt. San Lorenzo in the Andes, according to Chilean newspaper Publimetro and Reuters Argentina.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/jean-philippe-auclair-quebec-extreme-skier-killed-in-avalanche-1.2783133?cmp=rss

What’s troubling the Saints? Life on the road (Yahoo Sports)

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
The Saints can't win away from New Orleans. Are they having to come from behind too often?

Canadians play their best round at world jr golf event

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Canada failed to gain ground on the first-place Americans at the World Junior Girls Golf Championship despite having its most productive day of the tournament at Angus Glen Golf Club in Markham, Ont., on Tuesday.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/golf/world-junior-girls-golf-championship-canada-2nd-after-3-rounds-1.2783178?cmp=rss

Wilhoite filling the injury void at linebacker (The Associated Press)

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Michael Wilhoite knows he had important shoes to fill whenever he takes the field.

Raiders make Tony Sparano interim coach (The Associated Press)

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- Reggie McKenzie believes he put together a roster capable of competing for a playoff spot. When that roster got off to an 0-4 start and wasn't even competitive in two games, the Oakland Raiders general manager decided he needed to fire coach Dennis Allen.

Plays of the Week Mike Trout s leaping catch

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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A look at some of the best plays in the world of sports, including spectacular catches by outfielders Mike Trout, Denard Span and Blue Jays rookie Dalton Pompey, plus Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks in midseason form in exhibition play.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/plays-of-the-week-mike-trout-s-leaping-catch-1.2782082?cmp=rss