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June 14, 2018 - 8:44 am
Anne Donovan, the Basketball Hall of Famer who won a national championship at Old Dominion, two Olympic gold medals as a player and another as a coach, died Wednesday of heart failure. She was 56. Donovan's family confirmed the death in a statement. "While it is extremely difficult to express how...
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June 13, 2018 - 10:52 pm
Teenage rookie Juan Soto homered twice and drove in four runs, becoming the youngest player in 29 years to go deep in a regular-season game at Yankee Stadium, and the Washington Nationals beat New York 5-4 on Wednesday night.
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June 13, 2018 - 6:47 pm
Chris Sale took a two-hitter into the seventh inning before being ejected, and the Boston Red Sox completed a three-game sweep of the skidding Baltimore Orioles with a 5-1 victory Wednesday.
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June 13, 2018 - 4:35 pm
Mike Soroka did not allow a hit until the seventh inning, Freddie Freeman homered and drove in both runs, and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 2-0 on Wednesday.
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June 12, 2018 - 10:42 pm
Ozzie Albies hit a grand slam and Freddie Freeman homered during a six-run sixth inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the reeling New York Mets 8-2 on Tuesday night.
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June 12, 2018 - 10:22 pm
Didi Gregorius ended a long power outage with a pair of home runs, Washington slugger Bryce Harper left in the eighth inning after he was hit by a pitch for the second time, and the New York Yankees beat the Nationals 3-0 Tuesday night for their 10th win in 12 games.
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June 12, 2018 - 2:12 pm
With the U.S. not having qualified for the World Cup, last week we ran through some of the teams for whom you should potentially root, based on your desires. But as fun and easy as it is to root for Iceland (population: 334,000), Mo Salah and Egypt, or any other underdog, they aren’t winning the...
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June 12, 2018 - 1:28 pm
With baseball being the lone exception, the “sports season” is over with the Capitals and Warriors winning the Stanley Cup and NBA titles, respectively. Late August (the start of college football) through early June (the end of the NHL and NBA seasons) is when the bulk of the major sports in the...
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June 10, 2018 - 11:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Seth Lugo pitched six dominant innings in a stellar spot start, Todd Frazier hit a two-run homer off Luis Severino, and the New York Mets beat the Yankees 2-0 on Sunday night to snap an eight-game skid. Frazier went deep for the second consecutive night to help the Mets prevent a...
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