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Star halfback Shaun Johnson will get some welcome respite when the Warriors have their second NRL bye next week. Dwight Gooden Jersey .Johnson has been nursing a quad strain over the past two matches and is again managing the injury ahead of the clash with the Gold Coast Titans in Auckland on Saturday.He says the thigh remains sore but was getting better every day.Its one of those things that you get it just good enough to play the game and Ive been able to get through the last couple, he said.The staff here are doing a terrific job of looking after me and giving me the chance to play.Johnson is looking forward to the extra rest and recovery that will come with the bye before the Warriors travel to Perth to face Manly.Ive been pushing for the last two to three weeks now and one more to go.The injury meant Johnson has handed over the goal-kicking duties to hooker Issac Luke in each of the past two rounds.He said the twinge did not restrict him too much during a match and he felt it mainly when sprinting or kicking for position.Obviously the kicking is a big part of my game, he said.The first couple might be alright, but then I might have to do a sprint and I sort of feel it.Then, at the back end of that, I maybe put a long kick in, and thats when it really affects me, but it hasnt affected me enough to pull me off the field. Zack Wheeler Jersey . Halladay signed a one-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday that allowed the veteran right-hander to retire as a member of team with which he broke into the majors and spent the bulk of his distinguished 16-year career. Juan Lagares Jersey . Didier Drogba gave away the penalty that put Senegal one goal away from a major upset, but the veteran striker will get another chance -- probably his last -- at the World Cup after Salomon Kalous injury-time strike sealed the Ivorians place in Brazil next year. . The 18th player to shoot 60 on the tour, Jamieson settled for par on the final hole when his 15-foot birdie chip grazed the edge of the hole and stayed out. After opening with rounds of 66 and 73 to make the cut by a stroke, he had 11 birdies in the bogey-free round. ARLINGTON, Texas -- All Yu Darvish has done in every one of his starts over the past two months is give the Texas Rangers a chance to win.A quality-start streak that is now at eight outings isnt enough for the right-hander, though.Ill be satisfied when I put all zeros on the scoreboard, said Darvish, whose streak is tied for the third longest in the American League this season. Until then, Ive still got work to do.Darvish (5-3, 3.01 ERA) will look to put in that work Sunday when the Rangers host the Houston Astros in the finale of a three-game series.He will oppose Collin McHugh (9-10, 4.80 ERA), who will attempt to keep the Astros within hailing distance of the Rangers in the American League West and keep them from getting swept out of Arlington. The Rangers lead the Astros by 10 1/2 games following a 12-4 win Saturday.To salvage one game in the series, the Astros must figure out a way to beat Darvish.He hasnt won either of his two starts against Houston this year, but he has only allowed one run in 12 innings. He is 4-3 lifetime against the Astros with a 3.08 ERA.Darvish has been around long enough to know that what he has done in the past against Houston wont matter Sunday.Im just trying to take it as any other game, he said. Every game is important at this point. I know its important, but Im just trying to go as deep as I can for the team to win.As well as Darvish has been pitching recently, he knows he has room for improvement. He has struggled with his command on his slider, which is one of his best weapons. Jeurys Familia Jersey. I think its coming from changing my arm slot, said Darvish, who beat the Seattle Mariners on Monday, when he allowed three runs in 6 2/3 innings. Im throwing more over the top, and that makes it hard to flip a slider. If I feel like I need to make an adjustment for the slider, I will. But at this point, I feel confident with what Ive got. Im not worried about sliders.McHugh has had success against the Rangers, too. He was rocked in his lone start against the Rangers this year, giving up four runs and lasting just 3 2/3 innings. however, that was the only time he lost to Texas, as he is 4-1 for his career in six starts.McHugh is also coming off a solid outing, as he beat the Oakland As after allowing just four hits over six scoreless innings Tuesday.Manager A.J. Hinch has confidence McHugh can rise to the big-game occasion Sunday. The 29-year-old right-hander just needs to get ahead of an aggressive Texas lineup.His breaking ball is usually a catalyst for him to be good, especially against this team that doesnt come off the fastball very easily, Hinch said. There is some chase to this team. Hes got a chase breaking ball, but that all starts with throwing early strikes so he gets into a place where he can use his breaking ball. China Jerseys Wholesale China NFL Jerseys Wholesale Stitched Jerseys China Jerseys NFL T-shirts From China Cheap NFL T-shirtsWholesale Jerseys 2019 ' ' '