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Morris’ 8/10 performance earns U.S. late draw vs. Uruguay

[ad_1] A different lineup against a different opponent featuring a much more forgiving style looked to favor the U.S. men's national team against Uruguay. The result was different too, as Jordan Morris' 79th-minute tally allowed the U.S. to secure a 1-1 draw in St. Louis.LAFC's Brian Rodriguez scored the game's opening goal, finishing off a 50th-minute counterattack with a wicked strike past Brad Guzan. The U.S. didn't look capable of
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Yelich out for season after fracturing kneecap

[ad_1] MIAMI -- Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich will miss the rest of the season after fracturing his right kneecap in Tuesday's win against the Miami Marlins.The Brewers announced the extent of the injury following a 4-3 win over the Marlins. General manager David Stearns said that Yelich will return to Milwaukee on Wednesday, adding that it's not yet known if he'll need surgery.Yelich was injured in the top of
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Antonio Brown accused of rape in civil lawsuit

[ad_1] Antonio Brown has been accused of sexually assaulting his former trainer, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in the Southern District of Florida.In the lawsuit, a copy of which was reviewed by ESPN, Brown's former trainer, Britney Taylor, accuses the newly signed New England Patriots receiver of sexually assaulting her on three separate occasions in 2017 and '18.The first alleged incident came in June 2017, with Taylor saying Brown
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Dodgers clinch 7th straight NL West crown

[ad_1] BALTIMORE -- The Los Angeles Dodgers are dancing. Again.Los Angeles beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-3 on Tuesday night at Camden Yards to clinch their seventh straight National League West pennant.In the divisional era (since 1969), only the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees have strung together more consecutive crowns. The Braves won 14 straight NL East titles, from 1991 to 2005 (there was no postseason in the strike-shortened 1994
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Why Bear Bryant is college football’s Elvis

[ad_1] It was a lovely morning in March 1978 on the University of Alabama campus. That perfect hour of post-spring sunrise pop, when the azaleas awaken with the students, petals of color unfurling as the youngsters rolled out of their dorms and marched to class. Amid it all, Reggie Jackson, the New York Yankee who just five months earlier had hit three home runs in one World Series game, was
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Antonio Brown accused of sexual assault in suit

[ad_1] Antonio Brown has been accused of sexually assaulting his former trainer, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in the Southern District of Florida.In the lawsuit, a copy of which was reviewed by ESPN, Brown's former trainer, Britney Taylor, accuses the New England Patriots receiver of sexually assaulting her on three separate occasions in 2017 and '18.The first alleged incident came in June 2017, with Taylor saying Brown exposed himself
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Source — Texans release veteran CB Colvin

[ad_1] HOUSTON -- The Houston Texans have released cornerback Aaron Colvin, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.Colvin, who was signed to a four-year, $34 million contract in 2018, was given $18 million guaranteed when he was a free agent and still has $7.5 million guaranteed this year.The cornerback struggled in the Texans' Week 1 loss to the Saints on Monday night, and was the nearest defender to Ted Ginn on
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MLB Awards Watch — NL MVP, both Cy Young races going down to the wire

[ad_1] 6:53 AM ETBradford DoolittleCloseESPN Staff WriterSports reporter, Kansas City Star, 2002-09 Writer, Baseball, Baseball Prospectus Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus Member, Baseball Writers Association of America Member, Professional Basketball Writers AssociationDavid SchoenfieldCloseESPN Senior WriterSenior writer of SweetSpot baseball blog Former deputy editor of Page 2 Been with ESPN.com since 1995As we head down the homestretch of the season now that it's September, the races for the 2019 awards are coming
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The 49 greatest ESPN The Magazine stories

[ad_1] What's your favorite ESPN The Magazine story ever? That's the excruciatingly hard question we put to our staff, as they put to bed the final issue of our 22-year print run. Their answers ...ALISON OVERHOLT, EDITOR IN CHIEF"So you stand on the curb holding your suitcase and your confusion, deciding what to do next." That's how Tim Keown described a 16-year-old Russell Westbrook in "A Man Apart" (March 27,
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Yelich exits after fouling ball off knee in 1st inning

[ad_1] Right fielder Christian Yelich left the Milwaukee Brewers' game against the Miami Marlins in the top of the first inning on Tuesday after fouling a ball off his right knee.The reigning National League MVP is hitting .330 with 44 home runs and 97 RBIs this season.Trent Grisham pinch hit for Yelich, striking out after taking over with a 1-2 count. The strikeout was charged to Yelich.Grisham stayed in the