(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  Rams outlast 49ers.  Hernandez’s fiancee suing NFL, Pats.  Indians sweep Angels.  Astros’ winning streak ends.

>>Rams Outlast 49ers

(Santa Clara, CA)  —  The Rams are escaping Santa Clara with a win.  Jared Goff threw for 292 yards and three touchdowns as LA held on for a wild 41-39 win over the 49ers on “Thursday Night Football.”  Todd Gurley scored three touchdowns and Sammy Watkins had two as the Rams improved to 2-and-1.  San Francisco fell to 0-and-3.

>>NFL, Patriots Being Sued By Aaron Hernandez’s Fiancee

(Undated)  —  The fiancee of former tight end Aaron Hernandez is suing the NFL and the Patriots for not disclosing the link between suicidal impulses and CTE.  Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez filed the lawsuit in Massachusetts.  Hernandez killed himself in his prison cell in April.  He was serving a life sentence for the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd.

>>Indians Complete Sweep Of Angels

(Anaheim, CA)  —  The Indians keep on rolling.  Cleveland completed a three-game sweep of the Angels with a 4-1 win in Anaheim.  Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer for the Indians, who are only the second team in MLB history to win 27 out of 28 games.  The 1884 Providence Grays are the only other team to accomplish the feat.

>>Astros’ Six-Game Winning Streak Ends

(Houston, TX)  —  The Astros’ six-game winning streak is over.  Houston’s run came to an end with a 3-1 loss to the White Sox at Minute Maid Park.  The AL West-champion Astros are two-and-a-half games behind the Indians for the best record in the American League.  The ‘Stros have 10 games left, while the Tribe has nine.

>>Stanley Leads TOUR Championship At East Lake

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(Atlanta, GA)  —  Kyle Stanley sits alone atop the leaderboard heading into today’s second round of the TOUR Championship at East Lake Golf Club.  He carded a six-under 64 in yesterday’s first round to open a two-shot lead.  Four others are at minus-four, including Americans Webb Simpson, Daniel Berger and Brooks Koepka [[ KEPP-kuh ]].

 

>>THURSDAY’S SCOREBOARD

NFL
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Los Angeles Rams 41, San Francisco 49ers 39

MLB National League
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Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Philadelphia Phillies 4
St. Louis Cardinals 8, Cincinnati Reds 5
Atlanta Braves 3, Washington Nationals 2
Chicago Cubs 5, Milwaukee Brewers 3  (10 inn)
San Diego Padres 3, Colorado Rockies 0

MLB American League
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Cleveland Indians 4, Los Angeles Angels 1
Baltimore Orioles 3, Tampa Bay Rays 1
Kansas City Royals 1, Toronto Blue Jays 0
Minnesota Twins 12, Detroit Tigers 1
Chicago White Sox 3, Houston Astros 1
Texas Rangers 4, Seattle Mariners 2

MLB Interleague
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No Games Scheduled

NCAA College Football  (Top-25 Coaches’ Poll)
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#17 South Florida Bulls 43, Temple Owls 7

NHL Preseason
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Los Angeles Kings 5, Vancouver Canucks 2
Boston Bruins 2, Philadelphia Flyers 1  (OT)
New Jersey Devils 4, Montreal Canadiens 1
Minnesota Wild 1, Winnipeg Jets 0
Chicago Blackhawks 6, Detroit Red Wings 1
Colorado Avalanche 5, Dallas Stars 1
San Jose Sharks 5, Vegas Golden Knights 2

WNBA Playoffs
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No Games Scheduled

 

>>FRIDAY’S SCHEDULE  (All times are Eastern)

MLB National League
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7:05 p.m. – St. Louis Cardinals at Pittsburgh Pirates
7:10 p.m. – Washington Nationals at New York Mets
7:35 p.m. – Philadelphia Phillies at Atlanta Braves
7:35 p.m. – Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee Brewers
9:40 p.m. – Miami Marlins at Arizona Diamondbacks
10:10 p.m. – Colorado Rockies at San Diego Padres
10:10 p.m. – San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers

MLB American League
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7:05 p.m. – Tampa Bay Rays at Baltimore Orioles
7:07 p.m. – New York Yankees at Toronto Blue Jays
7:10 p.m. – Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers
8:10 p.m. – Los Angeles Angels at Houston Astros
8:10 p.m. – Kansas City Royals at Chicago White Sox
10:05 p.m. – Texas Rangers at Oakland Athletics
10:10 p.m. – Cleveland Indians at Seattle Mariners

MLB Interleague
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7:10 p.m. – Boston Red Sox at Cincinnati Reds

NCAA College Football  (Top-25 Coaches’ Poll)
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10:30 p.m. – #21 Utah Utes at Arizona Wildcats

NHL Preseason
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7:00 p.m. – St. Louis Blues at Washington Capitals
7:00 p.m. – Pittsburgh Penguins at Columbus Blue Jackets
7:30 p.m. – New York Rangers at New York Islanders
7:30 p.m. – Nashville Predators at Tampa Bay Lightning
7:30 p.m. – Buffalo Sabres at Toronto Maple Leafs
9:00 p.m. – Vancouver Canucks at Edmonton Oilers
9:00 p.m. – Arizona Coyotes at Calgary Flames
10:00 p.m. – Los Angeles Kings at Anaheim Ducks

WNBA Playoffs
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No Games Scheduled

PGA
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Tour Championship  (at Atlanta, GA)