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Ahead of this weekends Belgian Grand Prix, ESPN ranks the best corners in modern F1 and where Spas famous Eau Rouge ranks among them.5. Senna S, Interlagos, BrazilAn iconic corner with an iconic name. One quirk of this circuit is that drivers cannot see the exit when they line up on the grid, which runs up towards Turn 1 before falling away to the left. After the start, the corner becomes a challenge for another reason, a heavy braking zone following the long run from the final corner and through the pit straight.The tricky, slow corner has been the scene of many famous overtakes - Juan Pablo Montoyas ballsy pass on Michael Schumacher in just his third F1 race and Jenson Buttons title-clinching heroics in 2009 among those which immediately spring to mind.4. Piscine, Monte Carlo, MonacoMonaco is often cited as the most challenging F1 circuit on the calendar, and Piscine stands out as as the most difficult. At the end of the iconic middle sector featuring the hairpin and the famous tunnel, drivers arrive at the Swimming Pool section after sweeping through the Tabac left-hander. They then navigate the quick chicane, flashing left and right over the kerbs with terrifying speed. As with most corners at Monaco, Piscine punishes even the smallest error in a big way.3. Parabolica, Monza, ItalyPerhaps the most iconic corner of F1s most iconic circuit. Despite the recent -- and hugely unpopular -- addition of tarmac on the run-off area, this remains a daunting challenge for drivers. The hairpin requires drivers to run as wide as possible, in an attempt to maximise exit speed onto the long, main pit-straight. That of course invites mistakes, with drivers risking a lot of lost time if they fall foul of the curve. The tarmac neutralises the challenge somewhat, minimising the cost of running too wide, but this corner still catches drivers out every year.?2. Maggotts-Beckets-Chapel, Silverstone, Great BritainThis is absolutely what a set of F1 corners should look like. This sequence inspired the design of the first sector of the Circuit of the Americas and its not hard to see why. After flying through Copse, drivers approaching this section at frightening pace, delicately weaving left, right and then left again before exiting at speed down towards Hangar Straight.?Confident drivers excel here, but equally an unresponsive car can be punish a driver lap after lap at this part of the circuit. Its also provided two breathtaking passes in recent years: Lewis Hamiltons GP2 pass on the inside of two cars in 2006 and Max Verstappens on Nico Rosberg at this years British Grand Prix.1. Eau Rouge-Raidillon, Spa-Francorchamps, BelgiumPut simply, this is still the best corner in F1. This left-right-left uphill sequence is the signature of Spa-Francorchamps and has been testing the bravery and skill of F1 drivers for decades. It creates a 1.7G compression for drivers in a modern F1 car, throwing them out at the top of the hill -- Raidillon -- at breathtaking speeds.?It is majestic and has rightly earned a reputation as the toughest corner in the sport. Like most corners in modern F1, this one has been neutered slightly in recent years by the relentless push for safety, but has lost none of its aura and deserves its position as the undisputed number one on this list. Quentin Poling Jersey . Still, Brewers manager Ron Roenicke thought taking him out before the fifth inning was an unusual move. "Im looking up at the board and hes got two hits given up and one run, and Im taking him out after the fourth inning," Roenicke said. Cornell Armstrong Jersey . He just needed to be his best twisting, turning acrobatic self. 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We got it within one, felt like if we could keep it right there we have a shot.After the Rangers closed within 5-4, Marwin Gonzalez hit a two-run single and Jake Marisnick had an RBI single in the eighth to extend the lead to four.Joe Musgrove (3-4) allowed three runs and five hits with seven strikeouts in 6 1/3 innings. The rookie right-hander retired 14 of 15 batters at one pointINJURED INFIELDERSAltuve entered leading the AL in hitting with a .340 average to go with 24 home runs and 94 RBI. The second baseman also leads the AL in hits with 196. He was 1 for 2 with a double before being lifted.Bregman, a rookie third baseman batting .260 with eight homers, limped into third in the sixth inning after stopping and starting on Tyler Whites groundout. Bregman tried to w

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