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Chris Weidman: I'm going to make Vitor pay for cheating

Chris Weidman kept his wits about Vitor Belfort's cheating past for a long time. But the middleweight champion could no longer hold his tongue when he came face to face with the Brazilian at the UFC 187 weigh-in. Weidman, who defends his belt against Belfort on Saturday night at UFC 187, accused his challenger of cheating after his testosterone levels were reportedly higher than...
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Red Sox call up Cuban OF Castillo, send Bradley down

  The Boston Red Sox have recalled outfielder Rusney Castillo from Triple-A. Outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. was optioned to Pawtucket to make room for Castillo on the roster. The Cuban native started in right field in Friday night's game against the Los Angeles Angels. It's Castillo's first major league stint of the season. He played 10 games for the Red Sox last year, batting .333...
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Beckham and University of Miami discuss stadium partnership

MIAMI (AP) David Beckham and the University of Miami are discussing a possible partnership for a new stadium for both Major League Soccer and college football. Beckham was in town for a meeting Friday, and outgoing University of Miami President Donna Shalala has been involved in discussions this week. Among the locations being considering is a site near the old Orange Bowl, which...
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Top 5 Indianapolis 500 drivers of all time: No. 2 Rick Mears

Editor’s Note: From Tuesday, May 19 to Saturday, May 23, FOX Sports will count down the top five Indianapolis 500 drivers of all time. INDIANAPOLIS – The key to success for Rick Mears in the Indianapolis 500 was quite simple for the former Desert Off Road Racer who came to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the first time in 1977 but failed to make the field. “I always went...
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Queens Park Rangers-Leicester City Preview

Leicester will be celebrating a great escape from relegation with their home supporters as they welcome doomed Queens Park Rangers to the King Power Stadium on the final day of the Premier League season. The Foxes (10-8-19) were bottom of the table and seven points from safety at the beginning of April but an amazing turnaround in form saw Nigel Pearson's revitalised side win seven...
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Marlins players don't show up to charity event; fans, president upset

MIAMI -- Mired in a seven-game losing streak, Miami Marlins players further disappointed their fans by failing to show as advertised for a charity event. The organization had said players would attend the event to benefit the inner cities baseball program. When no players showed, fans complained on social media, and team president David Samson wasn't happy either. ''I'm disappointed...
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Fujikawa given unconditional release from Rangers

NEW YORK (AP) Japanese reliever Kyuji Fujikawa was placed on waivers Friday by the Texas Rangers to give him his unconditional release. The Rangers had designated Fujikawa for assignment Sunday after the right-hander made only two appearances for them, allowing three runs in 1 2-3 innings. General manager Jon Daniels said then that Fujikawa had indicated that he didn't want to go...
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Tom Lehman starts fast, takes Senior PGA Championship lead

FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) Tom Lehman shot a 5-under 67 on Friday on the difficult Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort to take the second-round lead in the Senior PGA Championship. The 56-year-old Lehman birdied three of his first four holes and finished with six birdies and a bogey to reach 4 under. He had a one-stroke lead over playing partner Colin Montgomerie and Brian Henninger...
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Rays' minor league team cancels 'A-Rod Juice Box' promotion after Yankee complaint

  What began as "A-Rod Juice Box" promo night for a Tampa Bay Rays minor league team quickly became Apology Night. The Charlotte Stone Crabs of the Florida State League on Friday night abruptly canceled the promotion that barbed slugger Alex Rodriguez after a complaint by the New York Yankees. The Class A team had planned the giveaway for the first 500 fans at its game in Port Charlotte...
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Garcia scratched from White Sox's lineup with swollen knee

CHICAGO (AP) Chicago White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia was scratched from Friday's lineup against the Minnesota Twins because of inflammation in his right knee. Garcia, batting .319 with four homers and 18 RBIs, was lifted for a pinch runner in the 10th inning of Monday's win over Cleveland but played in the next three games. With Garcia out, J.B. Shuck is starting in right...
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Red Sox call up Cuban OF Rusney Castillo

BOSTON (AP) The Boston Red Sox have recalled outfielder Rusney Castillo from Triple-A. Outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. was optioned to Pawtucket to make room for Castillo on the roster. The Cuban native started in right field in Friday night's game against the Los Angeles Angels. It's Castillo's first major league stint of the season. He played 10 games for the Red Sox last year,...
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Manchester United-Hull City Preview

Hull City have to beat Manchester United at the KC Stadium on the final day of the Premier League season to have any chance of avoiding relegation. The Tigers (8-10-19) are third from bottom in the table and even if they did take maximum points from the Red Devils (20-9-8), they will survive only if fellow strugglers Newcastle United fail to beat West Ham on Sunday in their match...
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Giant hole forms at entrance of Missouri golf course

BRANSON, Mo. (AP) Geologists say a giant sinkhole near the driving range of a southwest Missouri golf course is fairly common because of the region's karst topography. The sinkhole consists of two adjacent sinkholes that appeared Friday morning near a pond at the entrance of the Top of the Rock Golf course near the resort town of Branson. The course is part of the Bass Pro Shops...
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Instead of dance, father, daughter play catch at wedding

Kandice Mickunas' father, Jim, says the usual father-daughter dance at her wedding last week in Ohio just wouldn't do for his untraditional daughter. So he came up with an idea: They would play catch. After a few moments and a few steps, out came the baseball gloves. And to the backing music of "Centerfield," dad and daughter tossed the ball across the dance floor. Midway through...
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North Carolina beats Duke 16-7 in NCAA lacrosse semis

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) Aly Messinger had three goals and two assists to help North Carolina beat Duke 16-7 on Friday in the NCAA women's lacrosse semifinals at PPL Park. The Tar Heels (18-3) will vie for their second national championship in three years when they face the winner of the Maryland-Syracuse semifinal in the final Sunday. Taylor Trimble, Brigid Smith and Katie Trees led Duke...
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Helio Castroneves's team wins Indy 500 pit stop contest

INDIANAPOLIS – One of the big reasons why Helio Castroneves is so fast in the Indianapolis 500 is because his Team Penske crew is so fast on pit road. They proved it in Friday’s TAG Heuer Pit Stop Challenge by winning it for a record seventh time. Castroneves’ crew defeated Charlie Kimball and his Chip Ganassi Racing Teams crew in the finals by just 0.456 seconds. Kimball...
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Liverpool-Stoke City Preview

Stoke City boss Mark Hughes wants to sign off a record-breaking campaign by taking maximum points against Liverpool at the Britannia Stadium on the final day of the season. The Potters (14-9-14) set a new club record Premier League tally of 51 points with a goalless draw at Burnley last weekend, and Hughes' side also are guaranteed a second successive ninth-place finish having lost...
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Warriors head to Houston up 2-0

HOUSTON (AP) Stephen Curry has been playing like the MVP he is to help the Golden State Warriors to 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. Now things get tougher as the Warriors head to Houston for two games beginning Saturday night. Curry scored 34 points in Game 1, 33 in Game 2 and has made 11 3-pointers in the series. ''You put a lot of hard work into your craft, and when...
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Reload wins Belmont turf feature

NEW YORK (AP) Reload extended his winning streak to three with a 2 1/4-length victory Friday in the $90,000 allowance feature on the turf at Belmont Park. In his first start since the Canadian Turf Stakes at Gulfstream Park in late February, Reload took charge turning for home and rolled to his sixth victory in 18 starts. Javier Castellano was aboard for trainer Shug McGaughey as...
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Kevin Na closes with 'good bogey,' leads wet Colonial

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) Kevin Na went without a bogey in the second round until his final hole Friday, finishing with a 4-under 66 for the lead halfway through soggy Colonial. Na had a 10-under 130 total for a two-stroke lead over Ian Poulter. Na had 26 bogey-free holes in a row until his tee shot at No. 18 went into a rain-swollen drainage culvert and was swept away by flowing water...
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Yankees pitcher Tanaka set to make another rehab start

NEW YORK (AP) Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is set to make his next rehabilitation start Wednesday against Boston's Triple-A team. New York manager Joe Girardi made the announcement before playing Texas on Friday night. He said the Japanese right-hander will be limited to 65 pitches in his game for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Girardi said it was possible that...
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F1: Ricciardo confident that Red Bull can beat Williams in Monaco

Daniel Ricciardo is confident that Red Bull Racing will be in good shape in Monaco after setting third fastest time in FP1. Although he did figure in FP2 – spoiled by a red flag and then rain – the Aussie believes that RBR can mix it with the Ferraris and beat Williams. “I think it was decent,” he said. “I think we started off on the right foot. There is nothing massively...
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Rays' minor league team cancels 'A-Rod Juice Box' promotion

NEW YORK (AP) A minor league team of the Tampa Bay Rays has canceled an ''A-Rod Juice Box'' promotion that barbed slugger Alex Rodriguez after a complaint by the New York Yankees. The Class A Charlotte Stone Crabs of the Florida State League had planned the giveaway to the first 500 fans Friday night. The writing on the boxes said ''100% percent juiced'' with side effects that included...
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Bayern Munich unveil slick new all-red home kits for next season

Bayern Munich unveil slick new all-red home kits for next season
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Joc Pederson follows in father's footsteps with Dodgers

Stu Pederson had four at-bats with the Dodgers in 1985. That was the extent of his major league career, while spending the rest of his 12 year pro baseball career in the minors. Thirty years later his son Joc Pederson is thriving with the Dodgers -- center field being his for the taking this spring. His 10 home runs, 28 walks and .534 slugging percentage lead all National League...
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