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Watch: New York Mets’ Pete Alonso wins 2019 MLB Home Run Derby

Watch: New York Mets’ Pete Alonso wins 2019 MLB Home Run Derby

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July 8 (UPI) -- New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso blasted 23 homers in the final round to win the 2019 MLB Home Run Derby on Monday night at Progressive Field in Cleveland. Alonso outlasted Toronto Blue Jays slugger Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to claim the Derby trophy and $ 1 million prize. He became the third rookie ever to win the Home Run Derby, joining co-champ Wally Joyner (1986) and Aaron Judge (2017). Alonso, who has a base salary of $ 555,000 this season, said he would donate 10 percent of his winnings between two charities. "That was a blast. I'm going to remember that for the rest of my life," Alonso said. "I have the utmost respect for the people that put their lives on the line every single day. I just want to show my gratitude because a bad day for me is a lot different tha...
Women’s World Cup soccer: How to watch USA vs. Netherlands, betting odds

Women’s World Cup soccer: How to watch USA vs. Netherlands, betting odds

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July 6 (UPI) -- The United States Women's National Team is one win away from capturing its fourth Women's World Cup title. The U.S. plays the Netherlands in the final Sunday in Lyon, France. The Americans are making their record third consecutive trip to the final. The United States, playing in its fifth final, has reached more Women's World Cup finals than any other country. The U.S. is the reigning world champion, while European champion Netherlands will make its first appearance in the final. "I think the legacy that even the players want to leave is that it's bigger than within the team," U.S. coach Jill Ellis told reporters. "I hope the players feel they were put in an environment where they were encouraged to perform and to grow and give back. I think that's the bigger legacy of th...
Watch: Emotional Angels win first game since Tyler Skaggs death

Watch: Emotional Angels win first game since Tyler Skaggs death

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July 3 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles Angels returned to the field for the first time since the death of pitcher Tyler Skaggs, beating the Texas Rangers 9-4 Tuesday. Angels players wore patches with Skaggs' No. 45 on their jerseys at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas. They also held up one of his jerseys during a moment of silence and the national anthem. Skaggs, 27, was found dead in his room at the team hotel, hours before the Angels were set to play the Rangers Monday in Arlington. Police said there were no signs of foul play and they do not suspect suicide. The Angels and Rangers postponed Monday's game. "It's tough. My first at-bat, I get up there, and all I do is think about him," Angels star Mike Trout told reporters. "Just a different feeling, you know. Just in shock. Walking around ...
Watch: New York Yankees sweep Boston Red Sox in inaugural London Series

Watch: New York Yankees sweep Boston Red Sox in inaugural London Series

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June 30 (UPI) -- The New York Yankees used a nine-run seventh inning to beat the Boston Red Sox 12-8 on Sunday and sweep the inaugural London Series. Trailing 4-2 at London Stadium, New York sent 14 men to the plate in their highest-scoring inning of the season. First baseman DJ LeMahieu extended his hitting streak to 14 games with a leadoff double and scored on center fielder Aaron Hicks' double. All-Star catcher Gary Sanchez singled right fielder Aaron Judge and Hicks home. Third baseman Gio Urshela added a two-run single and LeMahieu, who will start next month's All-Star Game at second base, brought two runners home with another double. Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius' eighth-inning home run gave the Yankees a Major League-record 31 straight games with a home run. Boston wasted a 4-0...
Watch: Minhyuk releases ‘Ongsimi’ mixtape, music video ft. Joohoney

Watch: Minhyuk releases ‘Ongsimi’ mixtape, music video ft. Joohoney

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June 28 (UPI) -- Monsta X member Minhyuk has released his debut solo mixtape. The 25-year-old K-pop star released the mixtape Ongsimi and a music video for the lead single of the same name Friday. Ongsimi was produced by Minhyuk's Monsta X bandmate Joohoney, who is also featured in the single and music video. The video shows Minhyuk and Joohoney traipsing about Hong Kong and features karaoke lyrics. Monsta X promoted the video in a tweet Friday. "[#MONSTA_X] #MIXTAPE <#Ongsimi. MV (feat. #Joheon) Prod. #JOOHONEY," the post reads. Monsta X released a music video for the single "Who Do U Love?" featuring French Montana last week. The song is the group's first release since signing with U.S. record label Epic Records in May. Monsta X is in the midst of its We Are Here world tour. The gro...