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Williams takes Hurd’s 154-pound belts by unanimous decision

Sat, May 11, 2019

Jarrett Hurd was welcomed into the ring by the Washington Redskins marching band. He left in a manner familiar to his favorite football team recently, losing to an opponent from … Click to Continue »

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Benedetti hits walk-off single in 10th, Corpus Christi beats Amarillo 2-1

Sat, May 11, 2019

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- Carmen Benedetti hit a walk-off single with one out in the 10th inning, as the Corpus Christi Hooks defeated the Amarillo Sod Poodles 2-1 on … Click to Continue »

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Harvick on pole for Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway

Sat, May 11, 2019

Brad Keselowski had planned to head to St. Louis after the NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway to visit Mike Mittler, a longtime Truck Series owner who helped him … Click to Continue »

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Garcia drives in tiebreaking run as Padres beat Rockies 4-3

Sat, May 11, 2019

Greg Garcia drove in the winning run with a bases-loaded fielder's choice in the ninth inning and closer Kirby Yates struck out the side for his 16th save as the … Click to Continue »

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Eflin 1st in MLB with 2 complete games, Phils top Royals 7-0

Sat, May 11, 2019

Zach Eflin and backup catcher Andrew Knapp have a good thing going. Phillies manager Gabe Kapler isn't about to break them up. Eflin became the majors' first pitcher with two … Click to Continue »

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Valenzuela’s single leads Dos Laredos to 8-7 win over Quintana Roo

Sat, May 11, 2019

CANCUN, Mexico (AP) -- Roberto Valenzuela hit a run-scoring single in the sixth inning to give the Tecolotes de los Dos Laredos an 8-7 win over the Tigres de Quintana … Click to Continue »

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Tanielu’s single leads Round Rock to 3-2 win over Okla. City

Sat, May 11, 2019

ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) -- Nick Tanielu hit a two-run single in the fifth inning, leading the Round Rock Express to a 3-2 win over the Oklahoma City Dodgers on … Click to Continue »

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Griffin, Cuthbert carry Omaha to 4-3 win over Iowa

Sat, May 11, 2019

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Cheslor Cuthbert homered and had two hits, and Foster Griffin allowed just five hits over six innings as the Omaha Storm Chasers topped the Iowa … Click to Continue »

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DeGrom ends 5-start winless streak, Mets beat Marlins 4-1

Sat, May 11, 2019

Jacob deGrom is once again pitching like he did in 2018 — fortunately for him, the Mets are providing a little more run support. DeGrom ended a five-start winless streak, … Click to Continue »

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Sam Johnson lifts Real Salt Lake over winless Rapids 3-2

Sat, May 11, 2019

Sam Johnson scored the go-ahead goal in the 53rd minute and Real Salt Lake beat Colorado 3-2 to hand the winless Rapids winless their eighth straight loss Saturday night. Johnson … Click to Continue »

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