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Red Sox fall to White Sox 2-1 on error in 9th

The Boston Red Sox believed they were headed to extra innings on a frigid night at U.S. Cellular Field. Read more »

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Marlins snap 8-game skid by beating Nats 11-2

Giancarlo Stanton tied a career high with five RBIs, including a three-run homer off Stephen Strasburg, and the Miami Marlins broke an eight-game losing streak by beating the Washington Nationals... Read more »

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Solemn tributes mark Boston Marathon bombing

The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings started with a solemn wreath-laying ceremony Tuesday morning at the site of the twin explosions, the first tribute in a day dedicated to honoring the... Read more »

Published 7 hours ago

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Cal hires Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin as coach

California hired Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin as its coach Tuesday, charging him with taking over another program after a successful run by his predecessor. Read more »

Published 10 hours ago

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Biden: Boston Marathon survivors are inspiration

Vice President Joe Biden says the courage shown by Boston Marathon survivors and those who lost loved ones is an inspiration for other Americans dealing with loss and tragedy. Read more »

Published 13 hours ago

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Hockey title puts tiny Union on the sports map — and does it without athletic scholarships

After tiny Union College toppled the heavyweights of hockey for the national title, its president, Stephen Ainlay, couldn't resist a little cheerleading. Read more »

Published 14 hours ago

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Pro sports becoming more open to paternity leave

When New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy was criticized on talk radio for spending three days with his family after the birth of his son, teammates, coaches and opponents leapt to his defense. Read more »

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Jabari Parker to decide Wednesday on going pro or stay at Duke

Jabari Parker says he plans to meet with Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski when he returns to Durham, N.C., on Tuesday, and he will decide Wednesday whether to declare for the NBA draft or return to... Read more »

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Olympic great Michael Phelps ending retirement

Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Read more »

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Olympic great Michael Phelps ending retirement

Phelps is coming out of retirement, lured back into the pool by the fun of it and the possibility of swimming at a fifth Olympics in Rio in 2016. Read more »

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Pro sports becoming more open to paternity leave

rez was on the road with the Cincinnati Reds in 1966 when he got the call that his first child was on the way. There was no discussion about leaving the team to attend Victor's birth, no such thing as paternity leave. Read more »

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49ers linebacker Aldon Smith arrested at airport

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities said he became belligerent during a security screening and threatened that he... Read more »

Published April 13, 2014

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Bubba Watson wins another green jacket at Augusta

Bubba Watson's second Masters title was nothing like the green jacket he won two years ago. Read more »

Published April 13, 2014

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Scott flails with putter, falls from leaderboard

Adam Scott lost his touch on the treacherous greens at Augusta National. Read more »

Published April 13, 2014

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IOC official: Slopestyle injuries 'unacceptable'

Maybe Shaun White was right all along. Read more »

Published April 12, 2014

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Sizemore, Gomes HRs lead Red Sox over Yankees 4-2

Grady Sizemore hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning and the Boston Red Sox finally gave Jon Lester enough run support for his first win of the year, 4-2 over the New York Yankees on Friday night. Read more »

Published April 11, 2014

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Bubba Watson goes on birdie spree at the Masters

Eager to win another green jacket, Bubba Watson surged to the Masters lead with a spree of birdies on the back side Friday. Read more »

Published April 11, 2014

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Expanded replay in Major League Baseball might make for better manners

Baseball's new expanded replay rules this season might mean most managers start minding their manners. Read more »

Published April 11, 2014

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Pedro Alvarez hits go-ahead HR, Pirates hold off Cubs, 5-4

Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4... Read more »

Published April 10, 2014

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With dirty hand, Michael Pineda leads Yankees over Bosox, 4-1

This much is clear: Michael Pineda had a dark substance smudged on his pitching hand during his first win for the New York Yankees. Read more »

Published April 10, 2014

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Bill Haas leads Masters after first round

Bill Haas knows there are no free passes at the Masters. He learned that the hard way when he was in junior high, riding to Augusta National with his father Jay, who played in 22 Masters. Read more »

Published April 10, 2014

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Sounders star Clint Dempsey is MLS' top-paid player

Sounders striker Clint Dempsey is the league's highest-paid player at $6,695,000 in guaranteed compensation this season. Read more »

Published April 10, 2014

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Masters: Bill Haas grabs lead with 68, Adam Scott in the mix

With dad in his ear, Bill Haas turned in the best round of his Masters career Thursday. Read more »

Published April 10, 2014

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Pujols homer, pitching leads Angels past M's 2-0

Albert Pujols homered for the second straight game while Garrett Richards and two relievers combined on one-hitter as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 2-0 on Wednesday night. Read more »

Published April 9, 2014

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Goldschmidt finds groove against Lincecum again

Paul Goldschmidt hit a three-run homer and sacrifice fly to pound Tim Lincecum again, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 7-3 on Wednesday night. Read more »

Published April 9, 2014

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