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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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Sandy Lyle, Ian Woosnam team to lead Legends of Golf

RIDGEDALE, Mo. (AP) 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...
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Purple team routs white team 55-24 in K-State spring game

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Kansas State coach Bill Snyder has been on the sidelines for enough spring games to know the difference between a crisp showing and a sloppy one. The Wildcat's game Saturday, which was moved to Sporting Park in suburban Kansas City due to renovations at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, fell into the latter category. "When the fans leave early," Snyder said, "that...
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RCR crew member released from hospital after pit-road fire

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Richard Childress Racing says crew member Josh Wittman was released from the hospital Saturday, a night after he was injured in a pit-road fire during the Xfinity Series race at Richmond International Raceway. Wittman is the gas man for RCR driver Brendan Gaughan. Three pit road crew members were taken to a hospital Friday. Television replays showed a huge ball...
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Season on the brink: Blues look to stave off elimination in Game 6

NHL teams play all season for home-ice advantage -- only to give it away. It hasn't meant much at all in the first-round Western Conference series between the St. Louis Blues and Minnesota Wild. The teams have traded victories over the first five games, three of them coming on the road and sending overflow crowds home grumbling. Wild-card Minnesota has a 3-2 series edge against St...
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Tomac wins East Rutherford SX; Musquin claims first 250 title

Eli Tomac put in a superb ride on Saturday to claim his third 450SX Monster Energy Supercross victory of the season. The GEICO Honda rider passed Cole Seely for the lead on Lap 14 and quickly pulled a gap over the field, ultimately claiming the victory over newly-crowned champion Ryan Dungey inside MetLife Stadium. Seely held on to finish third. "I just tried to be as consistent...
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Stowers stuns stacked field to win 110m hurdles at Drake Relays

  The field for the women's 110-meter hurdle race at the Drake Relays was so stacked that hometown favorite Lolo Jones' late scratch was barely noticed. All those stars couldn't touch unheralded Jasmin Stowers - who likely won't be an afterthought much longer. Stowers blew past a field that included 2012 Olympic gold medalist Dawn Harper-Nelson and Queen Harrison, winning Saturday...
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Harvey's strong outing leads Mets to win over rival Yankees

NEW YORK -- Matt Harvey finished one out shy of a complete game, earning his first win against the team he rooted for growing up and leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory Saturday over the crosstown rival Yankees. Kevin Plawecki hit his first major league home run and drove in three runs, and Lucas Duda and Eric Campbell also connected off an ineffective CC Sabathia (0-4)...
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Spencer Massey qualifies No. 1 in NHRA SpringNationals

BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) Texas driver Spencer Massey raced to his first No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel in two years Saturday at the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals. No one improved on Massey's track-record performance of 3.734 seconds at 330.07 mph from Friday and he will open Sunday's eliminations against fellow Texan Kebin Kinsley. It is Massey's eighth No. 1 of his...
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Mets ace Matt Harvey slows Yankees in 8-2 win

NEW YORK (AP) Matt Harvey finished one out shy of a complete game, earning his first win against the team he rooted for growing up and leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory Saturday over the crosstown rival Yankees. Kevin Plawecki hit his first major league home run and drove in three runs, and Lucas Duda and Eric Campbell also connected off an ineffective CC Sabathia (0-4...
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Injured knee keeps Cardinals' Molina sidelined vs. Brewers

MILWAUKEE -- St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is out of the lineup for Saturday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers, a day after being struck on the right knee guard by a foul tip. Manager Mike Matheny says there would be no roster move and Tony Cruz will start for Molina. "We're still hopeful that we're talking a day or so," Matheny said. "We'll adjust as we need...
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Altuve leads Astros to 9-3 victory over Athletics

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Houston star Jose Altuve hit a three-run homer to extend his hitting streak against Oakland to 28 games, and the surging Astros beat the Athletics 9-3 on Saturday. Jed Lowrie drove in two runs and George Springer homered for the Astros (10-7), who have won six of seven and are off to their best start since winning 12 of 17 games to open the 2006 season. Scott...
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The 1st round of NBA playoffs seems way too easy for LeBron

The first round of the NBA playoffs seems too easy for LeBron James. He's never lost a first-round series. His teams are 39-7 in first-round games. And when Cleveland visits Boston in Game 4 of their Eastern Conference matchup on Sunday, James and the Cavaliers will be taking the court with a 3-0 lead. If that wasn't enough, consider what James did Saturday in a video posted by his...
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Koehler, Marlins win 4th in a row, beat Nationals 8-0

MIAMI (AP) Tom Koehler outpitched Stephen Strasburg, Giancarlo Stanton homered and the revitalized Miami Marlins earned their fourth win in a row Saturday by beating the slumping Washington Nationals 8-0. Defending NL East champion Washington (7-11) endured its fourth consecutive defeat and fell into a tie for third place with the Marlins, who have put together their winning streak...
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Giancarlo Stanton, Marlins stay hot by thumping Stephen Strasburg, Nationals

MIAMI (AP) -- Tom Koehler outpitched Stephen Strasburg, Giancarlo Stanton homered and the revitalized Miami Marlins earned their fourth win in a row Saturday by beating the slumping Washington Nationals 8-0. Defending NL East champion Washington (7-11) endured its fourth consecutive defeat and fell into a tie for third place with the Marlins, who have put together their winning streak...
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Conor Daly lands Indy 500 ride with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Conor Daly won't have to endure watching the Indianapolis 500 from a few thousand miles away this year. He'll be a participant instead. Schmidt Peterson Motorsports announced Saturday at Barber Motorsports Park that Daly will drive its third entry, the No. 43 Honda, in the May 24 race. The 23-year-old Daly also competed in the 2013 Indy 500 for AJ Foyt Racing...
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Blue Jays have record 3 Canadian position players in lineup

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays have made major league history by putting three Canadian-born position players in the starting lineup. The Blue Jays started catcher Russell Martin and outfielders Michael Saunders and Dalton Pompey against Tampa Bay on Saturday night. Never before had a big league team started three Canadian position players. The Montreal Expos twice...
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Canadiens-Senators Preview

The Ottawa Senators had no shortage of confidence during their second-half playoff push, though some self-doubt may have crept in after three consecutive playoff losses. A dominant showing in Game 5 against Montreal quickly resolved that issue. Two wins shy of extending their spectacular run, the Senators may have stolen the momentum from the Canadiens as the series shifts back to...
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Rain postpones NASCAR race at Richmond until Sunday

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Weather disrupted NASCAR's top series for a second consecutive week when Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series race was postponed because of persistent rain at Richmond International Raceway. NASCAR rescheduled the event for Sunday at 1 p.m. It's the first time this season the series has been unable to race because of rain, but completing last Sunday's race at Bristol...
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Injured knee keeps Cardinals' Molina sidelined vs Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is out of the lineup for Saturday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers, a day after being struck on the right knee guard by a foul tip. Manager Mike Matheny says there would be no roster move, and Tony Cruz will start for Molina. Matheny says ''We're still hopeful that we're talking a day or so. We'll adjust as we need...
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Islanders score twice in third, beat Capitals to force Game 7

UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- Nikolay Kulemin scored the go-ahead goal with 9:27 left and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Saturday to force Game 7 in the first-round playoff series. Islanders captain John Tavares had a goal and assist, and Nick Leddy had two assists in what could still be the franchise's final game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Cal Clutterbuck...
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Islanders beat Capitals 3-1 to force Game 7

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) Nikolay Kulemin scored the go-ahead goal with 9:27 left and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Saturday to force Game 7 in the first-round playoff series. Islanders captain John Tavares had a goal and assist, and Nick Leddy had two assists in what could still be the franchise's final game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Cal Clutterbuck...
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