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Brandon Williamson and Charles King combined to stifle Cal

Fri, May 31, 2019

TCU coach Jim Schlossnagle said Brandon Williamson was solid and Charles King helped turn momentum in relief Friday night. … Click to Continue »

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Clemson coach Monte Lee recaps win against Illinois

Fri, May 31, 2019

No. 3 seed Clemson opened NCAA tournament play with a victory … Click to Continue »

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NC State-Campbell postponed until Saturday, Greenville Regional on hold

Fri, May 31, 2019

N.C. State and Campbell played seven innings on Friday afternoon and then the lightning came. The Wolfpack and Camels played an inning and a half more and then the rain … Click to Continue »

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North Carolina beats UNCW on a wild walk-off in first game of Chapel Hill regional

Fri, May 31, 2019

Late Friday afternoon, before the rain forced a three-hour rain delay, North Carolina designated hitter Aaron Sabato stepped to the plate and dug his cleats into the dirt inside the … Click to Continue »

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Photo Gallery: North Carolina vs UNC-Wilmington | May 31, 2019

Fri, May 31, 2019

Tar Heels win in bottom of the ninth inning after lengthy rain delay

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Davis Sharpe saves Clemson’s bullpen. Now Tigers in good shape for Oxford Regional

Fri, May 31, 2019

Clemson baseball coach Monte Lee took a risk when he elected to start Jacob Hennessy in the Tigers’ NCAA tournament opener against Illinois on Friday. It is common for No. … Click to Continue »

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Carson scores 20, hits late 3, as Mercury top Aces 86-84

Fri, May 31, 2019

Essence Carson scored 20 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, to lead all five Phoenix starters in double figures, and the Mercury rallied from 12 points down to beat the Las … Click to Continue »

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Carpenter’s single in the 10th lifts Cardinals past Cubs 2-1

Fri, May 31, 2019

Matt Carpenter knew exactly what he needed to do. Carpenter hit a game-ending single against an unusual defensive alignment in the 10th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the … Click to Continue »

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Dylan Covey helps White Sox beat sloppy Indians 6-1

Fri, May 31, 2019

Dylan Covey threw strikes and let the Chicago White Sox defense do its job. Trevor Bauer was zoned in, too, but the Cleveland Indians let their slumping right-hander down in … Click to Continue »

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Lara, Lake spur Tijuana to 8-5 win over Laguna

Fri, May 31, 2019

LAGUNA, Mexico (AP) -- Junior Lake hit a two-run home run and had three hits, driving in three, and Orlando Lara allowed just two hits over six innings as the … Click to Continue »

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