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Davis hits walk-off double in 10th, Pensacola beats Jacksonville 8-7

Mon, June 03, 2019

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) -- Jaylin Davis had a walk-off double in the 10th inning, as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos topped the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp 8-7 on Monday. Jimmy Kerrigan scored … Click to Continue »

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Rutschman, Witt, Vaughn lead top 10 picks in MLB draft

Mon, June 03, 2019

A capsule look at the first 10 picks in the Major League Baseball draft Monday night: No. 1 - BALTIMORE ORIOLES: ADLEY RUTSCHMAN, C, OREGON STATE Golden Spikes Award finalist … Click to Continue »

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Parmelee, Long lift Tulsa over Springfield 5-1

Mon, June 03, 2019

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Chris Parmelee homered and singled, scoring a pair of runs while also driving home a couple as the Tulsa Drillers beat the Springfield Cardinals 5-1 on … Click to Continue »

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Stafford leads Bradenton over Daytona 11-5

Mon, June 03, 2019

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Deon Stafford homered and had three hits, driving in four as the Bradenton Marauders beat the Daytona Tortugas 11-5 on Monday. Bradenton scored in seven … Click to Continue »

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Garabito leads NW Arkansas to 4-2 win over Arkansas

Mon, June 03, 2019

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) -- Gerson Garabito threw seven scoreless innings, leading the Northwest Arkansas Naturals over the Arkansas Travelers in a 4-2 win on Monday. Garabito (3-3) allowed three hits … Click to Continue »

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Pioneering sailmaker Lowell North dies at 89.

Mon, June 03, 2019

Lowell North, a pioneering sailmaker who won an Olympic gold medal and four world championships in the venerable Star Class, has died. He was 89. North suffered a stroke Saturday … Click to Continue »

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Melendez hits grand slam, leads Wilmington over Myrtle Beach

Mon, June 03, 2019

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) -- MJ Melendez hit a grand slam in the fifth inning, leading the Wilmington Blue Rocks to a 9-5 win over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans on … Click to Continue »

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McCusker’s 2-run double lifts Oklahoma St. over UConn 3-1

Mon, June 03, 2019

Carson McCusker's two-run double broke a sixth-inning tie and sent Oklahoma State to a 3-1 win over Connecticut in the NCAA Oklahoma City regional on Monday night. The No. 9 … Click to Continue »

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The Latest: Blues beat Bruins 4-2, tie Stanley Cup Final 2-2

Mon, June 03, 2019

The Latest on Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final between Boston and St. Louis (all times local): 9:55 p.m. The St. Louis Blues have won Game 4 of the … Click to Continue »

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Checkers’ Game 2 win in AHL finals shows why hockey in June is fun in Charlotte

Sun, June 02, 2019

As has become their custom this season, the Charlotte Checkers gave their home fans quite a show Sunday night. They scored. They fought. And ultimately they won, 5-3 over Chicago, … Click to Continue »

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