Posts Tagged New York

Stafford, Tate lead Lions over Jets 24-17

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford celebrates after scoring on a touchdown run against the New York Jets during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Calvin Johnson ran around a little, made a couple of plays and watched from the sideline a lot more than he’s used to.

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This Date In Baseball

1927 — Babe Ruth hit his 60th home run of the season in the eighth inning off Tom Zachary to lead the New York Yankees to a 4-2 victory over the Washington Senators.

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This time, Eagles blow big lead and lose

San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) scores on a 55-yard touchdown reception against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

The Philadelphia Eagles got a taste of their own medicine.

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Jeter in lineup for farewell game at Fenway Park

New York Yankees designated hitter Derek Jeter, center, acknowledges cheers from the crow as he leaves the game after an RBI hit inthe third inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Fenway Park in Boston. This was the last at-bat in Jeter's baseball career. This was the last baseball game of Jeter's career. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

BOSTON (AP) — On the last day of his remarkable career, Derek Jeter performed one final amazing feat.

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Jeter leaves with hit and 9-5 win over Red Sox

New York Yankees designated hitter Derek Jeter tips his cap to the crowd at Fenway Park after coming out of the baseball game for a pinch-runner in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Boston. It is the last baseball game of his career. At left are teammates Brett Gardner (11) and Mark Teixeira (25). (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — The ball, marked and numbered for the occasion, bounced high off the dirt and down the third-base line, where a rookie who was 4 years-old when Derek Jeter made his major league debut leaped into the air to attempt a barehanded play.

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