Revisiting some of history's best World Series Game 7s

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It was Nadal’s 50th victory at the tournament he has won nine times, and the Mallorcan never looked in danger against the World No 66, forcing 10 break points.
Mel Kiper and Todd McShay also have ex-Michigan stars Jabrill Peppers and Taco Charlton out of the first round.             
With two of the top contenders leaving the program this offseason, Jackson State is still searching for its starting quarterback. Beat writer Tyler Cleveland tells sports editor Hugh Kellenberger who
Follow along here for live updates as the Tigers take on the Mariners in the series finale at Comerica Park.             
Nine football associations were punished in all by FIFA's Disciplinary Committee "for incidents involving, among others, unsporting and discriminatory conduct by fans".
Ukraine has every opportunity to significantly increase gas production and in three or four years to abandon its imports, investing $1-1.5 billion in development of deposits, but Ukrainian oligarchs a
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was hospitalized on April 27, after an unknown man attacked him outside his office in Moscow. The assailant sprayed a green antiseptic into Navalny’s face, dre
The 30-year-old five-time Grand Slam winner dominated Makarova, ranked 43 in the world, for a 7-5, 6-1 win in just one hour, 20 minutes, in the second-round tie.
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Bengaluru, April 27: Royal Challengers Bangalore batting line-up laden with Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers proved to be a damp squib, as Gujarat Lions restricted them to 134 in their Indi
Nashville Predators forward Kevin Fiala will miss the balance of the Stanley Cup playoffs after breaking his left femur, or thigh bone, in Wednesday
Chargers fans need to know what time to tune in to the NFL draft to see what their team will do with its top-10 overall pick. Rams fans don't really need to watch the first night of the draft at a
Aaron Hernandez, the former NFL player and convicted murderer found hanging by a bedsheet in prison last week, will be the subject of an upcoming true crime book by best-selling author James Patterson
It's important to have dreams. It's especially important around the time of the NFL draft, an event that carries with it the highest of football-fan hopes. Teams and their fans spend the time lea
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George McPhee said the Golden Knights have a unique opportunity to get a very good player by participating in Saturday’s NHL Draft Lottery in Toronto. The team is guaranteed no worse than the si
Lewis Hamilton has hailed Serena Williams as a "powerful, independent black woman" after the 23-time Grand Slam winner accused Ilie Nastase of racially abusing her and her unborn baby.
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PALM COAST — The Class 4A, Region 1 track and field meet is underway at Flagler Palm Coast and it didn’t take long to heat up. Oviedo senior Merari Coronado uncorked a career-best shot put toss of 45-
MIKE DICKSON IN STUTTGART: The 30-year-old Russian is into the last eight of the Porsche Grand Prix after an initially hard fought 7-5 6-1 victory over world No 43 Ekaterina Makarova.
JEFF POWELL: Wladimir Klitschko is sewing into the ring robe he will wear at Wembley a video stick containing his detailed predictions as to how his mega-fight with Anthony Joshua will pan out.
He is one of the most talented footballers on the planet, but it appears Neymar is human after all, given his latest offerings on Instagram, as his attempt at an 'around the world' went oh so wrong.
Steven Gerrard is relishing the opportunity to begin the next phase of his career after being confirmed Liverpool's new Under 18 manager. Gerrard has been working in a wide-ranging position.
The 30-year-old Russian returned to action on Wednesday with a win over Roberta Vinci following her suspension for the use of banned substance meldonium.
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The San Francisco Giants had one hit and trailed the Los Angeles Dodgers by three runs entering the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday night at AT&T Park.
After months of mock drafts and mounds of speculation about who the Detroit Lions will take in the first round, the NFL draft has finally arrived.             
World junior record holder javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra qualified for the IAAF World Championships in London in August though he took a silver today.
ROME – Michigan held its first football practice in Italy today, but Donovan Peoples-Jones did not participate.             
Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra is happy with his continuing recovery from wrist surgery after he was injured in a bomb attack on the team's bus ahead of a game.
The Indian 20-over competition features the world's top limited-overs stars and Vaughan says that cannot help but be a boost to England's prospects in the shorter formats.
Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias had been cleared from the concussion protocol by MLB and the Players’ Association.             

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