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PGA Tour: Compton, Day lead in rain-plagued Zurich Classic

  Erik Compton birdied three of five holes after a nearly six-hour rain delay Saturday, giving the two-time heart transplant recipient a share of the lead with Jason Day early in the third round of the rain-plagued Zurich Classic. Compton and Day were at 13 under, a shot ahead of Justin Rose, Blayne Barber, Jerry Kelly and David Hearn at TPC Louisiana when play was suspended because...
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Baseball fans asked to stay at stadium after violent protest

BALTIMORE (AP) Fans at the Baltimore Orioles-Boston Red Sox baseball game are being asked to stay inside the stadium after a small group of Freddie Gray protesters became violent. The protesters blocked an intersection near Oriole Park at Camden Yards for several hours and had a tense standoff with police Saturday night. The protesters were later cleared of the intersection. In...
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Finlay scores twice; Crew power past Union 4-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Ethan Finlay had two goals and an assist, Justin Meram and Kei Kamara each added a goal, and the Columbus Crew beat the Philadelphia Union 4-1 on Saturday night. Kamara, Finlay and Meram each scored in the first half to help the Crew (3-2-2) build a 3-0 lead. Finlay added an insurance goal on a breakaway in the 73rd minute. Kamara, in his 200th career MLS game...
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Marlins' Suzuki breaks Oh's record for runs by a Japanese player

  Ichiro Suzuki crossed the plate at a home-run trot Saturday to break a Japanese record for runs set by Sadaharu Oh. Suzuki didn't hit the homer, however. And because he's not a slugger, he's disinclined to rank himself ahead of Oh. ''I don't think it's fair to compare,'' Suzuki said through a translator. ''Mr. Oh had 868 runs by himself with homers, so his record is much greater...
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Caldwell scores first MLS goal as New England beats RSL

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) Scott Caldwell scored his first MLS goal and had an assist and the New England Revolution beat Real Salt Lake 4-0 on Saturday. New England (4-2-2) extended its undefeated streak to six games, while Real Salt Lake (2-2-3) lost its second straight. Chris Tierney opened the scoring in the 39th minute. He faked a left-footed shot from the corner of the box, took...
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Fans at Orioles-Red Sox game asked to stay after small group of Gray protesters turn violent

BALTIMORE (AP) Fans at Orioles-Red Sox game asked to stay after small group of Gray protesters turn violent.
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Simmons homer leads rally in Braves' 5-2 win over Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Andrelton Simmons led off the seventh inning with a homer, sparking a rally that helped the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Saturday night. The Braves scored three runs in the seventh and chased David Buchanan (0-4) while snapping a four-game losing streak. Chris Johnson had an RBI single and Eric Young Jr. delivered a go-ahead double that...
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Lightning on brink of elimination after shutout loss to Red Wings

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Petr Mrazek stopped 28 shots and the Detroit Red Wings rebounded from a disappointing loss to shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 on Saturday night and take a 3-2 lead in the first-round NHL playoff series. Riley Sheahan, Drew Miller, Pavel Datsyuk and Danny DeKeyser scored for the Red Wings. They can close out the Eastern Conference matchup by winning Game...
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LEADING OFF: Astros go for 1st sweep vs. A's, Volquez active

A look at what's happening all around the major leagues Sunday: --- NOT SO ONE-SIDED The most lopsided matchup in baseball history is getting a little more even. Despite losing the first two games of a three-game series, the A's are still 33-16 all-time vs. the Astros. The .673 winning percentage is tops for teams that have played each other at least 30 times. Boston's 20-10 record...
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Wings rebound with 4-0 win at Tampa, can clinch at Joe Monday

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Petr Mrazek stopped 28 shots and the Detroit Red Wings rebounded from a disappointing loss to shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 on Saturday night and take a 3-2 lead in the first-round NHL playoff series. Riley Sheahan, Drew Miller, Pavel Datsyuk and Danny DeKeyser scored for the Red Wings. They can close out the Eastern Conference matchup by winning Game...
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Defense continues to lead the way for Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Kyle Whittingham's teams at Utah are known for their defense and 2015 should be no different. The unit returns nine starters from last year's roster and was sharp throughout spring practices. The Utes ended their spring session Saturday with a game that was dominated by defense despite several starters being held out on both sides. ''Time will tell where this...
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Mrazek shuts down Lightning again, Red Wings win Game 5

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Petr Mrazek stopped 28 shots and the Detroit Red Wings rebounded from a disappointing loss to shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 on Saturday night and take a 3-2 lead in the first-round NHL playoff series. Riley Sheahan, Drew Miller, Pavel Datsyuk and Danny DeKeyser scored for the Red Wings. They can close out the Eastern Conference matchup by winning Game 6...
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Canadian teen Henderson has 1-shot lead in LPGA Tour event

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) Brooke Henderson had a one-shot lead and lost momentum going into the final round of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic. Henderson led by as many as five shots on a chilly afternoon at Lake Merced until making bogeys on her last two holes. The 17-year-old Canadian had to settle for an even-par 72 and the lead over Morgan Pressel and Min Seo Kwak. Pressel birdied...
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Bayless' layup at buzzer gives Bucks 92-90 win over Bulls

MILWAUKEE (AP) Jerryd Bayless made a layup at the buzzer off an inbounds pass, lifting Milwaukee to a 92-90 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday that drew the Bucks within 3-1 in their Eastern Conference playoff series. With 1.3 seconds left, Jared Dudley threw a high-arcing pass toward the basket from side court. Bayless caught the ball and quickly threw up the layup with...
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Cards ace Wainwright hurts ankle while batting, leaves game

MILWAUKEE (AP) St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright hurt his left ankle while stumbling out of the batter's box and left Saturday night's game against Milwaukee in the fifth inning. The Cardinals didn't detail the severity of Wainwright's injury. They said he will be re-evaluated back in St. Louis after the team's road trip ends Sunday. Wainwright had a 2-0 lead when he had trouble...
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Beckham breaks tie in 8th inning, Rays beat Blue Jays 4-2

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Tim Beckham hit a tiebreaking double during a three-run eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays won their fourth straight game by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Saturday night. James Loney got the Rays even at 2 with a pinch-hit RBI double before Beckham's hit off Miguel Castro gave Tampa Bay a 4-2 advantage. Ernesto Frieri (1-1) struck out all three...
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Compton, Day top leaderboard in rain-plagued Zurich Classic

AVONDALE, La. (AP) Erik Compton birdied four of six holes after a nearly six-hour rain delay Saturday, giving the two-time heart transplant recipient a share of the lead with Jason Day early in the third round of the rain-plagued Zurich Classic. Compton and Day were at 13 under, a shot ahead of Justin Rose, Blayne Barber, Jerry Kelly and David Hearn at TPC Louisiana when play was...
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Chryst showcases his players in Wisconsin's spring game

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Perhaps the best way to measure how firmly Joel Stave has taken control of the quarterback reins at Wisconsin is to underscore how little he needed to display at Saturday's spring game. The fifth-year senior led the Badgers' starting offense to a touchdown on his only series of the day before ceding the field to a host of underclassmen vying for the backup role...
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Bayless' buzzer-beater lifts Bucks over Bulls to avoid sweep

MILWAUKEE -- Jerryd Bayless made a layup at the buzzer off an inbounds pass, lifting Milwaukee to a 92-90 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday, drawing the Bucks within 3-1 in their Eastern Conference playoff series. With 1.3 seconds left, Jared Dudley threw a high-arcing pass toward the basket from side court. Bayless caught the ball and quickly threw up the layup for the...
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At it again: Rays rally back in 8th to beat Blue Jays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Tim Beckham hit a tiebreaking double during a three-run eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays won their fourth straight game by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Saturday night. James Loney got the Rays even at 2 with a pinch-hit RBI double before Beckham's hit off Miguel Castro gave Tampa Bay a 4-2 advantage. Ernesto Frieri (1-1) struck out all three...
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Bucks nip Bulls in thriller, 92-90

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Jerryd Bayless made a layup at the buzzer off an inbounds pass, lifting Milwaukee to a 92-90 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday, drawing the Bucks within 3-1 in their Eastern Conference playoff series. With 1.3 seconds left, Jared Dudley threw a high-arcing pass toward the basket from side court. Bayless caught the ball and quickly threw up the layup for...
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Team Penske dominates IndyCar Series qualifying in Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Helio Castroneves, Will Power and Team Penske will start from a familiar position at the Indy Grand Prix of Alabama: Up front. Now, the challenge will be finishing there, too. Castroneves is confident of a happy ending for someone on his team Sunday at Barber Motorsports Park, he's just not sure who. "Whatever happens, we'll make sure that one of the guys wins...
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Rosen makes strong first impression in UCLA's practice

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) Josh Rosen had to wait his turn in his first appearance at the Rose Bowl as a UCLA quarterback on Saturday. When the Bruins return on Sept. 5 for their season opener, the true freshman might be the first man up. Rosen was 13 of 17 with two touchdowns and one interception to close out spring practice, earning a positive evaluation from UCLA coach Jim Mora. ...
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Champions Tour: Sandy Lyle, Ian Woosnam team to lead Legends of Golf

  Boyhood rivals Ian Woosnam and Sandy Lyle took a two-stroke lead Saturday in the Champions Tour's Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf at Big Cedar Lodge. Woosnam and Lyle shot a 6-under 64 in better-play play on Buffalo Ridge's regulation Springs course to reach 13 under. On Thursday, they had the best score at the par-3 Top of the Rock course, a 7-under 47 for nine holes of modified...
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One crew member remains hospitalized after XFINITY race fire at Richmond

Richard Childress Racing announced late Saturday evening one pit crew member remains hospitalized, while another has been released, after a huge fire engulfed the No. 62 team's pit stall during Friday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Richmond International Raceway.  The team announced fuel man Jason Wittman was released from a Richmond, Virginia-area hospital after being evaluated...
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