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NASCAR changes play part in thrilling All-Star Race

Sun, May 19, 2019

Side-by-side racing, a dramatic, decisive pass near the end for the win and even an old-style, on-track fight: NASCAR couldn't be happier with what it saw at the All-Star Race. … Click to Continue »

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Barreda, Alvarez lift Tijuana over Campeche 7-0

Sun, May 19, 2019

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- Ricky Alvarez hit a two-run home run and had two hits, driving in four, and Manny Barreda allowed just four hits over 5 2/3 innings as … Click to Continue »

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Johnson 2nd at PGA Championship after late charge at Koepka

Sun, May 19, 2019

Dustin Johnson has completed the so-close slam. The former world No. 1 erased all but one stroke of a seven-shot deficit in the final round of the PGA Championship — … Click to Continue »

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Soccer referee dies after collapsing at match in Bolivia

Sun, May 19, 2019

A 31-year-old referee soccer collapsed during a Bolivian league match high up in the Andes and died after being taken to the hospital. The match between the Always Ready and … Click to Continue »

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A glance at the final round of the PGA Championship

Sun, May 19, 2019

A brief look at the Sunday's final round of the PGA Championship: WINNER: Brooks Koepka shot 74 to hold onto his lead and complete the wire-to-wire victory at 8-under par … Click to Continue »

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Encarnacion stars with glove and bat, Mariners top Twins 7-4

Sun, May 19, 2019

The Seattle Mariners expected Edwin Encarnacion would make an impact with his bat this season. His glovework, that's been a bonus. Encarnacion made several nice plays at first base early … Click to Continue »

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Moran, Musgrove lead Pirates to 6-4 win vs Padres

Sun, May 19, 2019

Joe Musgrove of the Pittsburgh Pirates is undefeated against his hometown San Diego Padres. Musgrove pitched well enough to survive a rough seventh inning and Colin Moran had a three-run … Click to Continue »

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Sandoval’s HR in 10th gives Giants 3-2 win over Diamondbacks

Sun, May 19, 2019

Pablo Sandoval and Brandon Crawford, two of San Francisco's oldest players, did not start Sunday's game. By the time it was over, they had made the two biggest plays, allowing … Click to Continue »

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Carolina Panthers OTAs start this week, featuring several crucial storylines

Sun, May 19, 2019

The Carolina Panthers will begin organized team activities this week, thus fully jumping into the “beginning of the beginning” of the NFL preseason. For the Panthers, OTAs — which are … Click to Continue »

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Charlotte Checkers turn bleak Game 2 hopes into surprising victory in AHL playoffs

Sun, May 19, 2019

The Charlotte Checkers’ season certainly wasn’t over, but it was on life support. The Checkers were down 3-0 to Toronto, looking at the prospect of losing the first two games … Click to Continue »

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