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Bettis loses No-No in 8th, but Rockies beat Phillies 4-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Chad Bettis retired the first 18 batters and took a no-hitter into the eighth inning, Troy Tulowitzki hit two solo homers and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 on Friday night. Cody Asche singled through a shift to end Bettis' no-hit bid with one out in the eighth. Bettis (2-0) lost a perfect game in the seventh when shortstop Tulowitzki made...
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Bour hits 3-run HR, leads Haren, Marlins over Harvey, Mets

NEW YORK (AP) Rookie Justin Bour hit a three-run homer to back Dan Haren, and the Miami Marlins extended Matt Harvey's winless streak to five starts by beating the New York Mets 4-3 on Friday night. The Marlins stopped their three-game skid. Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson homered for the Mets, who had won three straight and almost rallied in the ninth. Haren (5-2) limited the...
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Jimmy Rollins sees Dodgers' future at short, and he won't stand in way

ST. LOUIS -- The Dodgers are not ready to promote shortstop Corey Seager, not even after his recent 13-for-18 outburst at Triple A. But when the moment comes -- if it indeed it comes this season -- Jimmy Rollins will be prepared. Rollins, the Dodgers' current shortstop, entered Friday night batting .203 with a .617 OPS. He is 36, in the final year of his contract. And he knows that...
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Justin Bour homers, Marlins beat Mets to snap skid

NEW YORK (AP) -- Rookie Justin Bour hit a three-run homer to back Dan Haren, and the Miami Marlins extended Matt Harvey's winless streak to five starts by beating the New York Mets 4-3 on Friday night. The Marlins stopped their three-game skid. Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson homered for the Mets, who had won three straight and almost rallied in the ninth. Haren (5-2) limited the...
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Red Wings won't announce coach until AHL affiliate's season done

  Don't expect any major announcements from the Detroit Red Wings about their next coach as long as their Grand Rapids affiliate is still playing. General manager Ken Holland says the Red Wings will not announce a new coach until the Griffins are finished with the playoffs. Grand Rapids coach Jeff Blashill has been an obvious candidate to take over the Red Wings from the moment...
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Haeger lifts Florida past LSU, 4-0

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Lauren Haeger hit a two-run homer and threw a complete game to help Florida beat LSU 4-0 on Friday night in the Women's College World Series. The defending champion Gators (57-6) are one win away from heading back to the championship series. LSU (51-13) will face elimination Saturday night. Haeger's homer in the top of the fifth inning opened the scoring. Freshman...
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Kyle Teaf helps lead South Florida past Florida Atlantic in NCAA Regional

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Kyle Teaf had two triples and two RBIs, leading South Florida to a 5-3 victory against Florida Atlantic on Friday in the Gainesville Regional. The Bulls advanced to face the winner of the game between fourth-seeded Florida and Florida A&M on Saturday in the NCAA Tournament. USF right-hander Jimmy Herget (10-3) allowed three runs, nine hits and struck...
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49ers Bowman confident he'll return to top form post-injury

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) NaVorro Bowman intercepted a pass in the end zone by quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and even in a late May practice it meant plenty. Even with his speed not quite the same thanks to a bulky brace he still wears to protect his surgically repaired left knee. ''We're going to have to check the tape. Did it look good?'' a grinning Bowman said Friday. ''That's...
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Washington Wizards' John Wall kicked off Las Vegas flight

LAS VEGAS (AP) Police say NBA star John Wall was kicked off a flight in Las Vegas on Tuesday after a disturbance was reported. Las Vegas police said Friday that the Washington Wizards' All-Star point guard was with a group of people on an American Airlines flight around 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Police say one of the people with Wall got into a verbal fight with another passenger who...
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Colorado's Bettis loses no-hitter in 8th

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Philadelphia's Cody Asche singled through a shift to end Colorado right-hander Chad Bettis' bid for a no-hitter with one out in the eighth inning Friday night. Bettis lost a perfect game in the seventh when shortstop Troy Tulowitzki made an error on Ben Revere's grounder up the middle. Colorado center fielder Charlie Blackmon made a sliding catch to rob Freddy...
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Bolo wins feature on turf at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Bolo won the $65,000 feature by 2 3/4 lengths Friday at Santa Anita in his first race since finishing 12th in the Kentucky Derby on May 2. Ridden by Rafael Bejarano, Bolo ran 1 1/8 miles on turf in 1:49.48 and paid $2.40, $2.20 and $2.10 as the 1-5 favorite. Royal Albert Hall returned $4.40 and $2.60, while Hero Ten All was another 2 1/4 lengths back in third...
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Illinois takes lead in NCAA golf

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) Illinois' Thomas Detry shot 4-under 68 for a share of the individual lead and the Illini topped the team standings Friday after the first round of the NCAA tournament. Detry was tied with South Florida's Claudio Correa. Duke's Jake Shuman and Georgia Tech's Anders Albertson were a stroke back at The Concession Golf Club. Illinois had a 2-under 286 total for...
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Luis Figo: Blatter's presidential re-election dark day for FIFA

One-time FIFA presidential candidate Luis Figo was scathing in his criticism of Sepp Blatter after the Swiss was voted in for a historic fifth time as the head of world football's governing body. Figo withdrew his candidacy last week and the former Portugal international was in an angry mood after Blatter beat off sole challenger Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan despite not claiming...
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Seattle LHP Paxton placed on DL with strained finger

SEATTLE (AP) Left-hander James Paxton became a second key member of the Seattle Mariners' rotation to be placed on the disabled list, joining righty Hisashi Iwakuma. The Mariners put Paxton on the 15-day disabled list on Friday with a strained middle finger tendon on his throwing hand. He felt it after 2-0 pitch to Brandon Moss in the fifth inning Thursday and was immediately removed...
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US senator Schumer demands FIFA to release Garcia's ethics report

United States senator Charles Schumer has demanded Sepp Blatter release the full Garcia Report as his first act after being re-elected as FIFA president. The report on alleged corruption in the World Cup bidding process, published in 2014, is yet to be seen by the public and FIFA's self-produced summary was criticized by former US attorney Garcia as "incomplete" and filled with...
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Nationals' Strasburg leaves game vs. Reds after only 16 pitches

  Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals left Friday night's game after throwing only 16 pitches to the Cincinnati Reds. There was no immediate indication of his problem. Strasburg has struggled in May, failing to reach the fourth inning in three of his four previous starts. He gave up a solo homer to Joey Votto in the first inning - the first baseman's first homer since...
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Live: Rockies right hander Chad Bettis has no-hitter after 7 innings vs. Phillies

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Race results for Lucas 250

Tyler Reddick passed Erik Jones with seven laps to go and went on to win the Lucas 250 Camping World Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway on Friday. Check out the complete race results here:
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US fines Wisconsin bar $7,000 for death in dumbwaiter

FOUNTAIN CITY, Wis. (AP) The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined a Wisconsin bar $7,000 for the death of an employee who died when her head got caught in a dumbwaiter. OSHA says WingDam Saloon and Grill in Fountain City failed to furnish a workplace free from recognized hazards that were likely to cause death or serious harm to employees. Twenty-one-year...
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Metta World Peace ejected after committing 5 fouls in one minute

It wasn’t quite the “Malice at the Palace,” but fans in Italy recently caught a glimpse of the old Ron Artest. Artest, a.k.a. Metta World Peace, a.k.a The Panda’s Friend, still is playing basketball these days with Pallacanestro Cantù in Italy’s Lega Basket Serie A. Things were going just fine in Wednesday’s game against Reyer Venezia Mestre until the fourth quarter...
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Why Bylsma might be just the right guy for the Sabres

OK, so he isn't Mike Babcock, but the Sabres did pretty well for themselves in hiring former Penguins coach Dan Bylsma on Thursday. At least that's the takeaway from Sports Illustrated's Alan Muir, who brought up some strong points in his reactionary column to back up the argument that Bylsma just might be the perfect fit in Buffalo. Of course, it doesn't hurt that Buffalo is...
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Rain plagues Rockies throughout May, but sun starting to shine on team

In case you missed it, the Rockies have been playing amidst a lot of wet weather over the past month. The team has been rained out four times -- including two straight May 4-5 -- not to mention suffering a rain-shortened loss and various delays before and during games. Rainouts have already forced the team to play two doubleheaders with another coming up this week. The Rockies seem...
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Reddick takes charge late to win Truck Series race at Dover

DOVER, Del. (AP) Tyler Reddick took the lead with seven laps left and held on to win the Camping World Truck Series race Friday night at Dover International Speedway. Reddick passed Erik Jones to win for the second time this season. Reddick also won the season opener at Daytona. Daniel Saurez was second. Jones, who turns 19 on Saturday, finished third for his 11th career top-five...
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Tyler Reddick rallies for Truck Series victory at Dover

Tyler Reddick passed Erik Jones for the lead with eight laps to go in the Lucas Oil 200 at Dover International Speedway, and then went on to win the Camping World Truck Series race on Friday. It was Reddick's second win of the season. He also won the season-opening race at Daytona. "We played it smart, kept it in one piece ... and brought our truck to Victory Lane," Reddick told...
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Royals ride big eighth inning to 8-4 win over Cubs

CHICAGO -- Lorenzo Cain hit a tiebreaking RBI double and scored in a three-run eighth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 8-4 Friday to snap a four-game losing streak. Alcides Escobar homered on the game's first pitch. Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez also went deep, and the Royals came out on top after squandering a 4-1 lead. Mike Moustakas walked leading off...
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