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at the Olympic games
The National League were running the bases on 4th of July in Major League Baseball as the San Francisco Giants pummeled the Washington Nationals 9-4 as Ryan Zimmerman went yard, the Philadelphia Phillies dominated the New York Mets 9-2 as Cliff Lee won his 1st game of the season, the Houston Astros was knocked off by the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4, the Miami Marlins needed 10 innings to outlast the Milwaukee Brewers 7-6 as Hanley Ramirez knocked in a RBI in the 10th, while the Chicago Cubs tomahawked the Atlanta Braves 5-1 with 3 homeruns from the Cubs, the Colorado Rockies lost to the defending champion St. Louis Cardinals 4-1 as Adam Wainwright struck out 7 batters, the Cincinnati Reds were hammered by the LA Dodgers 4-1 as Devin Mesaraco belted a homer to give the Dodgers their 1st series win since mid-June and the San Diego Padres got past the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-6 as Yasmani Grandal launched a homer in the 8th to break the tie and keep the Padres n the lead for good.
Andy Murray advanced to semi-finals in the 2012 Wimbledon to his 4th consecutive semi-final by rallying back to overtake David Ferrer 6-7, 7-6, 6-4, 7-6 and Murray will play Wilfried Tsonga, who dispatched Philipp Kohlschreiber in four sets 7-6, 4-6, 7-6, 6-2.
Major League Soccer kicked off 4th of July with five games on the field as the Montreal Impact was defeated by the Sporting Kansas City 3-1, FC Dallas kicked to a 1-1 tie with Toronto FC, the Colorado Rapids was SHUT OUT 1-0 against the Vancouver Whitecaps, while Real Salt Lake finished the game against the Seattle Sounders FC tied 0-0 and the LA Galaxy lost to the Philadelphia Union 2-1.
For your London Summer Olympic News, Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah will not play for France at the London Olympics because of the left ankle injury he sustained during the NBA playoffs and Oscar Pistorius, a double amputee from South Africa and known as the "Blade Runner" will be competing in the London Olympics in his favored 400 meters and the 4x400 relay and will be the first amputee track athlete to compete at any games.
For late breaking NBA news, as Steve Nash agreed to join the LA Lakers, the Phoenix Suns are bringing back a player that backed up Nash as point guard Goran Dragic reached a verbal agreement on a four-year deal worth an estimated $34 million dollars and an updated report that was in the first segment, the Houston Rockets offer to Jeremy Lin is for $30 million dollars over four years.
For your NFL Quick Hits, Chad Ochocinco says he has a lot left to give and the eccentric wide receiver has told the South Florida-Sun Sentinel that he plans to play until he's 40 years old and Ochocinco was also to married yesterday to Evelyn Lozado and live-tweeted the entire affair, sharing his special day with some 3.5 million followers , former Oakland Raiders defensive end Anthony Wayne Smith, who is already awaiting a retrial on a murder charge resulting from a 2008 incident, has been charged with three other murders in Los Angeles County, Philadelphia Eagles owners Jeffrey and Christina Lurie are getting divorced and stated the split won't disrupt ownership or franchise operations, after eight seasons spent with three teams, running back Derrick Ward said that his NFL career has come to an end, and finally, Frank Gore is slated to enter the boxing ring Saturday as the veteran back has joined the entourage of Nonito Donaire as he will roll out his best Lovely Elizabeth impression, toting Donaire's WBO super bantamweight belt into the ring, according to maxboxing.com however comma he could probably put on the gloves and duke it out…..huh!?
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