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Dempsey's 77th minute goal lifts Seattle past Portland 1-0

SEATTLE (AP) Clint Dempsey again got the better of Portland, scoring in his fourth straight game against Seattle's rival with a 77th-minute goal in the Sounders' 1-0 victory over the Timbers on Sunday night. Nearly 40 years to the day of the first meeting between the Timbers and Sounders, Dempsey made sure Seattle would come away with the victory in the 89th meeting between the...
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Clint Dempsey pokes home winner as Sounders defeat Timbers

Clint Dempsey scored his sixth goal in four matches against Portland Timbers to lift Seattle Sounders to a 1-0 victory at CenturyLink Field on Sunday. Dempsey responded quickly after Timbers goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey failed to handle Andy Rose's initial shot and poked home the only goal of the game after 77 minutes to give the Sounders all three points. It proved more than enough...
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UFC champ Jones sought for questioning about hit and run accident by police

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon 'Bones' Jones is wanted for questioning in connection with a hit and run accident in Albuquerque, NM, on Sunday according to local police. Jones is reports to be a 'person of interest' regarding an accident that took place in Albuquerque but police are releasing little to no detail regarding the crash or the UFC champion's potential involvement...
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Tigers-Twins Preview

David Price kicked off Detroit's season in splendid style by helping blank Minnesota and the Tigers nearly kept the Twins off the scoreboard during the entire series. After struggling mightily in his latest outing, Price will try for another superb performance against Minnesota on Monday night while getting Detroit started on another successful road trip. Price (1-1, 3.28 ERA) came...
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Santa Cruz sweeps Fort Wayne, wins first NBA D-League title

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) The Santa Cruz Warriors won their first NBA Development League championship Sunday, beating the Fort Wayne Mad Ants 109-96 to complete a two-game sweep. After losing in the finals in each of the last two years, the Warriors finally broke through against the team that beat them for the 2014 title. Elliott Williams scored 17 of his 23 points in the first half...
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A&M chancellor on possibility of playing Texas: 'We've got new friends'

Texas A&M chancellor John Sharp made it clear that Texas and Texas A&M will not be resuming their century-old football rivalry any time soon.Earlier this month, Texas coach Charlie Strong and A&M coach Kevin Sumlin both expressed an interest in getting the game back on their teams' schedules in an ESPN report. However, it won't be that simple."My sense is with the 12th...
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Horns' prized '16 QB commit preparing for early graduation

Before the 2015 season can even arrive, Texas Longhorns fans are salivating for 2016 and quarterback commit Shane Buechele.Beuchele on Friday showed how eagerly he's awaiting his move to Austin, announcing on Twitterthat he plans to graduate high school a semester early so he can enroll at Texas in January 2016. That allows him to go through spring drills and get a jump on an almost...
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Longhorns set to lose transferring lineman Alex Anderson

If there's one area the Texas Longhorns hate to lose depth is on the offensive line. But it appears that will be the case as Alex Anderson is expected to transfer.Anderson never gained a foothold as a rotation player and that reality this spring could be what triggered his decision to leave Texas.Anderson would be the third offensive lineman to transfer since last fall, joining Rami...
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Video: Former OU coach ratchets up the intensity on Texas receivers

New receivers coach Jay Norvell got caught up in Bob Stoops' staff shakeup after Oklahoma's offense went stale, and he landed south of the Red River as a breath of fresh air.Only Kansas averaged fewer passing yards than Texas' 211.8 a game last season. Only John Harris, a senior last season, ranked in the top 10 in receiving yards per game in the conference. Norvell has his work...
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A-Rod hits No. 659, Yanks beat Mets 6-4 to win Subway Series

NEW YORK (AP) Alex Rodriguez hit his 659th home run to move within one of Willie Mays for fourth place on the career list, and the New York Yankees took advantage of one mistake after another by the suddenly sloppy New York Mets in a 6-4 victory Sunday night. After falling behind early, the Yankees scored four times in the second inning off Jonathon Niese and took two of three in...
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Royals hope to get back on track against struggling Indians

For all of the well documented success the Kansas City Royals had a season ago, they struggled with Corey Kluber as much as or more than anyone. The reigning AL Cy Young winner will try to kick his 2015 campaign into similar gear and jump-start a struggling rotation Monday night when the Cleveland Indians welcome the Royals for a three-game series. Kluber (0-2, 3.90 ERA) went 2-1...
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Wizards complete first four-game sweep in club history

  When Paul Pierce headed to the sideline with the Wizards leading the Raptors by 23 points in the third quarter, making Game 4 -- and the series -- all but over, he saw a standing ovation and waved, requesting more noise. With Pierce helping show his younger teammates how to win, Washington emphatically completed the first sweep of a seven-game series in club history. And just...
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Astros-Padres Preview

Collin McHugh has already put together the best stretch by a Houston Astros' pitcher in 13 years, but he's now aiming to tie the franchise record for the most consecutive winning starts. McHugh's bid to enter the record books comes in his first meeting with the San Diego Padres on Monday night, with the Astros looking for their eighth victory in nine tries. McHugh (3-0, 2.41 ERA...
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Rodriguez now one behind Mays on career home run list

  Alex Rodriguez has hit his 659th home run, putting him one behind Willie Mays for fourth place on the career list. The three-time MVP connected off New York Mets left-hander Jonathon Niese in the first inning of the Subway Series finale Sunday night at Yankee Stadium. Rodriguez drove a 2-2 curve to right-center, with the ball bouncing off the top of the fence for a solo shot....
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Ko wins Swinging Skirts for 2nd straight year

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) Lydia Ko won the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic for the second straight year, beating Morgan Pressel on the second hole of a playoff. The 18-year-old Ko never had the lead Sunday until she rolled in a 5-foot birdie putt on the par-5 18th hole for her seventh career victory. She also made birdie on the 18th in regulation for a 2-under 70 to force a playoff. Pressel...
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Mickelson withdraws from Match Play Championship

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Phil Mickelson has withdrawn from the Match Play Championship because of personal reasons. Mickelson did not elaborate in a short statement Sunday released by the PGA Tour. Mickelson says he is happy with the new format and he likes Harding Park as a venue for the 64-man field. He said only that it was unfortunate he would not be able to play this year. Mickelson...
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Paul Aguilar scores long-range golazo, misses mark on celebration

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Canadiens put Senators away on third try behind Price's 43 saves

  Carey Price made 43 saves, Brendan Gallagher scored in the first period, and the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-0 Sunday night to advance to the second round of the NHL playoffs. Max Pacioretty sealed the win with an empty-net goal with 1 second remaining. Montreal won the best-of-seven series in six games, but lost two in a row after taking a 3-0 series lead...
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Altidore scores twice as Toronto FC downs Orlando City

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Jozy Altidore scored two second-half goals and Toronto FC beat Orlando City 2-0 on Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak. Toronto (2-4-0), playing in its sixth straight road game, scored the initial goal of a match for the first time this season. Altidore played a quick free kick near midfield for a give-and-go with Sebastian Giovinco in the 50th minute and...
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De Nigris equalizer leaves Chivas, Club América to share spoils in Clasico Nacional

Aldo De Nigris climbed off the bench and slotted home a second-half equalizer to lift Chivas Guadalajara to a 1-1 draw with Club América in the Clasico Nacional on Sunday. Paul Aguilar rifled home from distance after 16 minutes to provide América with a tangible advantage, but Chivas eventually responded through second-half substitute De Nigris’ composed finish to grab a share...
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Altidore scores twice to snap Toronto's 4-game skid

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Jozy Altidore scored two second-half goals and Toronto FC beat Orlando City 2-0 on Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak. Toronto (2-4-0), playing in its sixth straight road game, scored the initial goal of a match for the first time this season. Altidore played a quick free kick near midfield for a give-and-go with Sebastian Giovinco in the 50th minute and...
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Blingismything wins $100,000 Wilshire Stakes by a nose

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Blingismything won the $100,000 Wilshire Stakes for fillies and mares by a nose in a four-horse photo finish Sunday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Tyler Baze, Blingismything ran a mile on turf in 1:37.16 and paid $7.40, $3.80 and $2.40 as the 5-2 second choice. Smoove It returned $5.60 and $3.20, while 9-5 favorite Birdlover was another head back in third and paid...
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Watch Kosta Koufos throw the hammer down (VIDEO)

Memphis Grizzlies backup center Kosta Koufos is one of the most underrated frontcourt players in basketball. He's only averaging 13.7 minutes per game in the playoffs (down from 16.6 in the regular season), but seems to make the most of them when out there. He's also an unrestricted free agent this summer, and teams in need of a solid starting center will definitely have him in...
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Wall, Beal lead Wiz past Raptors 125-94 in Game 4 for sweep

WASHINGTON (AP) When Paul Pierce headed to the sideline with the Wizards leading the Raptors by 23 points in the third quarter, making Game 4 - and the series - all but over, he saw a standing ovation and waved, requesting more noise. With Pierce helping show his younger teammates how to win, Washington emphatically completed the first sweep of a seven-game series in club history...
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White Sox-Orioles Preview

The Baltimore Orioles are yet to win a game in which they've scored fewer than four runs, and while their concerns on the mound can't be ignored, there's another reason they haven't yet won a pitchers' duel. Over the last nine games, they're batting .310 and averaging 6.11 runs. They'll try to carry that offense into a three-game home series with the White Sox beginning Monday night...
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