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Takeaways from Auburn’s 21-7 win over FSU in Regional

Takeaways from Auburn’s 21-7 win over FSU in Regional

Auburn continued its offensive onslaught in the NCAA Regional at Plainsman Park during a 21-7 rout Saturday night against Florida State. The Tigers are 2-0 in the regional. Auburn awaits the victor of the elimination game Sunday at 1 pm CT between the Seminoles and UCLA, who eliminated Southeast Louisiana a few hours before Auburn …

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Braves come alive in extras to extend win streak

Braves come alive in extras to extend win streak

DENVER — With a couple of pitching-dominated extra-inning victories at Coors Field, the Braves have created their first four-game winning streak of the season, evened their record for the first time in nearly two months and finally started to look like the reigning World Series champions.  “We know we can play this game against anybody,” …

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Boxing results, highlights: Devin Haney becomes undisputed champion with decisive win over George Kambosos Jr.

Boxing results, highlights: Devin Haney becomes undisputed champion with decisive win over George Kambosos Jr.

Devin Haney was willing to step up and fly to Australia to battle George Kambosos Jr. for the undisputed lightweight championship on Saturday night. That proved to be a very profitable decision for Haney as he dominated Kambosos across 12 rounds to win all four world championships at 135 pounds. Haney becomes just the ninth …

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Phillies jump on another starting pitcher, ride Wheeler and bullpen to 3rd straight win

Phillies jump on another starting pitcher, ride Wheeler and bullpen to 3rd straight win

Early runs, solid defense, no bullpen meltdown, late insurance … wherever he is, Joe Girardi’s got to be thinking, “Really?” The Phillies’ offense jumped an Angels starting pitcher for the second straight night, scoring five first-inning runs in a 7-2 win. Rob Thomson is 2-0 as the interim skipper since taking over for Girardi, who was …

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Phillies toast new skipper Thomson, whose stewardship begins with blowout win

Phillies toast new skipper Thomson, whose stewardship begins with blowout win

Rob Thomson was a little delayed getting to his first postgame news conference as a big-league manager Friday night. That’s because the Phillies played one of their best games of the season in scoring a 10-0 win over the Los Angeles Angels and, when it was over, the players wanted to give their new skipper …

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Rafael Nadal’s dominance on clay continues with epic French Open win over Novak Djokovic

As the two greatest rivals converged at the French Open once more, plenty of factors pointed in favour of Novak Djokovic. While both he and Rafael Nadal had arrived in the clay court season full of uncertainty, only Djokovic had taken notable steps forward since. Nadal, meanwhile, still searched for his best form after his …

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