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Roger Clemens: ‘No interest’ in running for Congress despite GOP recruitment effort

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(WASHINGTON) — Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens is “honored” by the encouragement to run for Congress, but he has ruled it out — blaming the “climate in politics.”In a message written to current incumbent Texas Republican Rep. Pete Olson — and obtained by ABC News — Clemens noted that…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 8/20/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUENY Mets 9, Cleveland 2Philadelphia 3, Boston 2LA Dodgers 16, Toronto 3AMERICAN LEAGUELA Angels 5, Texas 1Baltimore 4, Kansas City 1Seattle 7, Tampa Bay 4Minnesota 14, Chi White Sox 4Texas 3, LA Angels 2Oakland 6, NY Yankees 2NATIONAL LEAGUEPittsburgh 4, Washington 1Cincinnati…read more »

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Freak injury leaves Liverpool facing goalkeeper crisis

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool might need to play a 35-year-old free agent in goal against Southampton in the Premier League on Saturday after backup goalkeeper Adrian hurt his ankle in a freak incident during the team’s post-match celebrations after the UEFA Super Cup. Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp said a supporter ran onto the field,…read more »

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