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Photo Gallery: North Carolina vs Liberty | June 1, 2019

Sat, June 01, 2019

Tar Heels roll to 16-1 victory in NCAA regional

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Verlander takes share of majors’ wins lead, shuts down A’s

Sat, June 01, 2019

Justin Verlander struck out eight over eight innings and moved into a share of the major league lead with his ninth win, pitching the Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics … Click to Continue »

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Cordero hits grand slam, leads El Paso over Tacoma

Sat, June 01, 2019

EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- Franchy Cordero hit a grand slam in the third inning, leading the El Paso Chihuahuas to a 24-4 win over the Tacoma Rainiers on Saturday. … Click to Continue »

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Ruiz stuns Joshua for heavyweight title at MSG

Sat, June 01, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr. had six weeks to prepare for the fight of his life. He'll have a lifetime to celebrate one of boxing's biggest heavyweight stunners. A massive underdog just … Click to Continue »

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Florida’s Barnhill gets show of respect from Alabama

Sat, June 01, 2019

Florida coach Tim Walton felt Kelly Barnhill deserved better than to have her decorated career end in embarrassment. Barnhill had been one of the nation's elite pitchers the past three … Click to Continue »

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LSU beats Southern Miss 8-4, advances to regional final

Sat, June 01, 2019

Cade Beloso and Zach Watson homered on Saturday night and LSU beat Southern Miss 8-4 to advance to the NCAA Tournament regional final. No. 3 seed Southern Miss (39-19) will … Click to Continue »

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Hawkins leads San Jose to 7-5 win over Lake Elsinore

Sat, June 01, 2019

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) -- Courtney Hawkins hit a two-run home run and had two hits as the San Jose Giants topped the Lake Elsinore Storm 7-5 on Saturday. San … Click to Continue »

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Bruins ruin Blues homecoming with 7-2 thrashing in Game 3

Sat, June 01, 2019

St. Louis was ready to celebrate its first Stanley Cup Final game on home ice in 49 years. The Blues didn't cooperate. The Blues were the worst team in the … Click to Continue »

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Van Eyk strikes out 9, Florida State beats Georgia 12-3

Sat, June 01, 2019

CJ Van Eyk struck out nine in eight innings, Mike Salvatore had three hits including a homer, and Florida State beat Georgia 12-3 to advance to the NCAA Tournament regional … Click to Continue »

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Gary Sánchez homers, Yankees beat Red Sox 5-3

Sat, June 01, 2019

Gary Sánchez hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the fifth inning, Aroldis Chapman escaped trouble in the ninth and the New York Yankees bullpen held tight again to beat the … Click to Continue »

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