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ChiSox ace Sale beats Jays in less than 2 hours, but loses K streak

  Wins haven't come as easily as strikeouts for Chris Sale this season. That's why the left-hander had no regrets about losing his bid to break a strikeout streak record in one of the Chicago White Sox's more rousing wins. Sale pitched a six-hitter that led the White Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 Monday night in the fastest major-league game in almost four years. Sale (7-4...
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Astros' Keuchel excited about All-Star nod, interested in starting for AL

Houston Astros lefty Dallas Keuchel received the good news prior to his start Monday night in Cleveland: he's been elected to the All-Star Game for the first time in his career. He joins second baseman Jose Altuve as the two representatives that will take part in All-Star Week festivities on behalf of the first-place Astors. The news hardly came as a surprise, considering Keuchel...
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Castellanos has four RBI, Tigers beat Mariners 12-5

SEATTLE (AP) -- Nick Castellanos hit a home run and drove in four runs to lead a 19-hit outburst from the Detroit Tigers in a 12-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday. Castellanos had a season-high four hits and matched a season best with four RBIs. Victor Martinez added four hits, while J.D. Martinez had three hits and two RBIs. Mayckol Guaipe (0-1) took the loss after allowing...
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Monday's Sports In Brief

WIMBLEDON LONDON (AP) Serena Williams extended her mastery over big sister Venus, and kept alive her bid for Grand Slam history. In the 26th career meeting between the siblings, Serena dominated with her steady serve and big hitting from the back of the court to win 6-4, 6-3 on Centre Court in 1 hour, 8 minutes, extending her Grand Slam winning streak to 25 matches. The win sent...
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Castellanos has 4 RBIs, Tigers win 12-5

SEATTLE (AP) Nick Castellanos hit a home run and drove in four runs to lead a 19-hit outburst from the Detroit Tigers in a 12-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday. Castellanos had a season-high four hits and matched a season best with four RBIs. Victor Martinez added four hits, while J.D. Martinez had three hits and two RBIs. Mayckol Guaipe (0-1) took the loss after allowing...
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First major piece of post-Caitlyn Jenner Olympic memorabilia going on auction

NEW YORK -- The 1984 Summer Olympics torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, is going on the auction block, where it could fetch $20,000 or more. It's the first major piece of Jenner memorabilia to go to auction since the winner of the 1976 Olympic decathlon gold medal became Caitlyn Jenner. The 24-inch torch, featuring a brass finish and leather handle, is being...
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Fan hit by line drive and injured during Braves-Brewers game

MILWAUKEE (AP) A woman sitting several rows behind the Milwaukee Brewers' dugout has been injured when she was hit by a line drive off the bat of Atlanta's Eury Perez. The game between the Braves and Brewers was delayed for about nine minutes in the top of the ninth inning Monday night as medical personnel attended to the fan. She was helped to her feet before medics placed the...
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Vanuatu wins 46-0 in Pacific Games football tournament

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) Vanuatu beat the Federated States of Micronesia by the extraordinary score of 46-0 in their Olympic qualifying football match at the Pacific Games in Papua New Guinea on Tuesday. Jean Kaltak scored 16 goals for Vanuatu which scored at the rate of a goal every two minutes. Federated States of Micronesia, ranked 200 in the world by FIFA, had previously...
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Who is Missouri's biggest SEC rival?

According to a fan poll, Georgia has been named the Tigers biggest SEC rival, followed by South Carolina and Texas A&M. Fans were asked to rank the rivals based on the following intangibles: moments, fans, and intangibles. The complete rankings were as follows: 1. Georgia2. South Carolina3. Texas A&M4. Tennessee5. Arkansas6. Florida7. Ole Miss8. Alabama9. Auburn10. Kentucky11...
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Niese gets 1st win since May 9, Mets top skidding Giants 3-0

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Jonathon Niese pitched eight sharp innings for his first win in nearly two months, and the New York Mets beat the San Francisco Giants 3-0 Monday night to hand the World Series champions their seventh straight defeat. Johnny Monell snapped a scoreless tie with a two-run double in the ninth against his former team. Michael Cuddyer had two hits, including a single...
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Bruce Jenner's 1984 Olympic Torch going on auction block

NEW YORK (AP) The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, is going on the auction block where it could fetch $20,000 or more. It's the first major piece of Jenner memorabilia to go to auction since the winner of the 1976 Olympic Decathlon Gold Medal became Caitlyn Jenner. The 24-inch torch, featuring a brass finish and leather handle, is being...
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Watch Orioles' Adam Jones crush a ball off the foul pole

Somebody might want to check on this poor foul pole.Baltimore Orioles All-Star Adam Jones absolutely crushed this ball, hitting it high off the left field foul pole:It was Jones' 11th home run of the season, coming on the day it was announced he will be an All-Star.Photo credit: Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
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Lackey outduels Lester as Cardinals beat Cubs 6-0

CHICAGO -- John Lackey threw seven scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-0 on Monday night despite Jon Lester taking a no-hitter into the seventh. Signed to a six-year, $155 million deal over the offseason, Lester (4-7) remained winless in nine straight starts since beating Pittsburgh on May 16. He allowed two hits and two unearned runs while striking...
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Lackey outduels Lester, leads Cardinals to 6-0 win over Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) John Lackey threw seven scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-0 on Monday night despite Jon Lester taking a no-hitter into the seventh. Signed to a six-year, $155 million deal over the offseason, Lester (4-7) remained winless in nine straight starts since beating Pittsburgh on May 16. He allowed two hits and two unearned runs while striking...
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Brewers lose to Braves despite leadoff homer from Parra

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Kelly Johnson homered and drove in three runs as the Atlanta Braves ended the Milwaukee Brewers' eight-game winning streak with a 5-3 victory Monday night. The game was held up in the ninth inning while an injured fan received medical attention after getting hit by a line drive. A.J. Pierzynski had four hits, including two doubles, and rookie Matt Wisler (3-1) won...
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Okafor leads top performers from Day 1 of Utah Summer League

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Top performers from Day 1 of Utah Jazz Summer League: --- 76ers center Jahlil Okafor: The No. 3 overall pick of the 2015 draft started off slow, but finished with 20 points, nine rebounds and two blocks in his NBA debut. He was fluid in the post during the second half and showed touch on his jumpers. ''His heart is so pure that he probably pressed,'' 76ers summer...
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AP source: Warriors, Barbosa agree to 1-year, $2.5M deal

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) A person with knowledge of the details says the Golden State Warriors and veteran guard Leandro Barbosa have agreed to a $2.5 million, one-year deal. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Monday night on condition of anonymity because contracts can't be completed until the NBA's moratorium on free agency ends Thursday. ESPN first reported the agreement...
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Braves win 5-3 to end Brewers' 8-game winning streak

MILWAUKEE (AP) Kelly Johnson homered and drove in three runs as the Atlanta Braves ended the Milwaukee Brewers' eight-game winning streak with a 5-3 victory Monday night. The game was held up in the ninth inning while an injured fan received medical attention after getting hit by a line drive. A.J. Pierzynski had four hits, including two doubles, and rookie Matt Wisler (3-1) won...
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Brian Dozier hits walk-off homer in 10th to lift Twins over Orioles

MINNEAPOLIS  -- Brian Dozier's two-run home run with one out in the 10th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night. Dozier lined a 2-1 pitch from Tommy Hunter (2-2) into the left field seats for his 17th home run of the season. It scored Danny Santana, who singled one batter earlier. Earlier in the day Dozier was selected as one...
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Five Points: USA faces robust test against Honduras

FRISCO, Texas -- Cast aside any quaint notions of easing into this CONCACAF Gold Cup journey. There are expectations for the U.S. national team to fulfill by the end of this month in Philadelphia. They are stark and unwavering. And the path to the ultimate objective starts against Honduras on Tuesday (live, 9:00p.m. ET, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports Go). "We're excited about having the...
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No Felix Mantillas this time?

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Report: J.C. Jackson will not return to Florida

According to Robbie Andreu of The Gainesville Sun, cornerback J.C. Jackson can officially be ruled out from a possible return to the Gators. https://twitter.com/RobbieAndreu/status/618129450660700160The parting of ways between Jackson and Florida comes after Jackson's most recent brush with the law, in which he was arrested in April for his alleged role in a home invasion. (h/t...
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What's Kentucky's path to bowl eligibility in 2015?

Kentucky has made progress under Mark Stoops; there's no question about that. The Wildcats went from two wins in Stoops' debut season to five wins last year, and off the field, they've nearly finished $120 million in renovations and have begun construction of a new indoor practice facility.But, as pointed out by Kyle Tucker of The Courier-Journal, only results will maintain that...
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Excitement runs high in Samoa ahead of All Blacks test

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) For New Zealand and Samoa, the long journey to this year's Rugby World Cup in England and Wales starts Wednesday with a one-off rugby test thousands of miles away - at palm-fringed Apia Park in the Samoan capital. The All Blacks are making history by playing their first-ever test in the Pacific islands, but the squad has a more important goal in mind...
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Twins come out on top in home-run fueled win over Orioles

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Brian Dozier's two-run home run with one out in the 10th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night. Dozier lined a 2-1 pitch from Tommy Hunter (2-2) into the left field seats for his 17th home run of the season. It scored Danny Santana, who singled one batter earlier. Earlier in the day Dozier was selected as...
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