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DJ LeMahieu is one of 14 different players to score a home run during the streakNew York Yankees set a Major League Baseball record by hitting a home run in 28 consecutive games.DJ LeMahieu made history for the Yankees with a home run in the 4-3 win over Toronto Blue Jays to break the record…

Eight years after the Jaguars moved up six spots in the 2011 NFL Draft to select Blaine Gabbert, former coach Jack Del Rio shed some light on the fateful draft night trade — a trade that was a shocker, even to him. “I had no idea we were going to draft Blaine Gabbert. No idea,”…

Barring any unforeseen changes, Kyler Murray is expected to start for the Arizona Cardinals come Week 1, but that hasn’t stopped teammate Brett Hundley from keeping his eyes locked on that number one spot. Since being drafted in the fifth round in 2015, Hundley has learned from two of the NFL’s best QBs, serving as…

Ghana captain Andre Ayew equalised for the Black Stars following Mickael Pote’s early openerAndre and Jordan Ayew were both on target as 10-man Ghana were forced to settle for a draw against Benin at the Africa Cup of Nations.Mickael Pote gave Benin a shock lead after two minutes but Black Stars captain Andre Ayew restored…

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Netherlands 2-1 JapanThe Netherlands hit Japan with a 90th-minute sucker-punch as Lieke Martens’ penalty sent them through to the last eight of the Women’s World Cup.The European champions, on the ropes for much of the final 20 minutes, looked to be heading for extra time when…

Media playback is not supported on this device Starc and Behrendorff blow England awayEngland are not cracking under the pressure of being hosts and favourites for the World Cup, says Eoin Morgan. Tuesday’s defeat by Australia left England needing to win at least one, maybe both, of their final two games against India and New…

Cameroon – captained by Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting – made a winning start to their title defence on TuesdayCameroon began the defence of their Africa Cup of Nations crown with victory over Guinea-Bissau in Group F.Yaya Banana opened the scoring for the Indomitable Lions, heading low into the net from Karl Toko Ekambi’s cross.Stephane Bahoken capitalised…