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Pirates Trip Cardinals
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A.J. Burnett pitched three-hit ball for seven innings in his injury-delayed Pittsburgh debut and the Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 on Saturday night.
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Red Sox Acquire Byrd from Cubs
BOSTON (AP) -- The struggling Boston Red Sox have acquired center fielder Marlon Byrd from the Chicago Cubs.
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Maholm Leads Cubs Past Reds
CHICAGO (AP) -- Paul Maholm pitched six solid innings to earn his first win in nine months and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-1 on Saturday to stop a six-game slide.
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Blackhawks Stay Alive with OT Win in Phoenix
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Jonathan Toews scored 2:44 into overtime and Chicago Blackhawks staved off elimination with a 2-1 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday night.
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Blues Beat Sharks to Win Series
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jamie Langenbrunner and David Perron scored in a 45-second span in the third period, and St. Louis Blues woke up in time to put away the San Jose Sharks 3-1 and wrap up the first-round series in five games Saturday night.
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Deng Leads Bulls Over Mavericks; Rose Returns
CHICAGO (AP) -- Luol Deng scored 22 points, Richard Hamilton added 19 and the Chicago Bulls held off a fourth-quarter rally to beat the Dallas Mavericks 93-83 on Saturday night.
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Bears' Urlacher Takes in Penn State Spring Game
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher craned his neck to get a better look at the play.
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Castro Says He's Happy He Won't be Charged
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro says he's pleased prosecutors have decided not to file charges against him over an alleged sexual assault.
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Cubs' Dempster Goes on DL
CHICAGO (AP) -- Cubs right-hander Ryan Dempster has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right quadriceps.
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Coyotes' Torres Suspended 25 Games for Hossa Hit
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NHL has suspended Phoenix Coyotes winger Raffi Torres 25 games for a hit that injured Chicago's Marian Hossa.
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Local Sports Roundup 4/21/12
Friday's results and Saturday's schedule all right here.
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Lynn Leads Cardinals to Win Over Pirates
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Lance Lynn allowed only an inside-the-park homer to Alex Presley in seven innings, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.
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Cards Place Berkman on DL
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Lance Berkman has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, as expected, with a left calf strain aggravated chasing a pop fly.
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Reds Get 10,000th Victory in Win Over Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Drew Stubbs had three hits and drove in three runs to lead the Cincinnati Reds to a 9-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday -- the 10,000th victory in franchise history.
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No Charges Filed Against Castro in Assault Claim
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs say the team is pleased shortstop Starlin Castro won't face charges criminal sexual assault.
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Dunn Has 2 Homers, 5 RBI's in Sox Victory
SEATTLE (AP) -- Adam Dunn hit two homers and drove in five runs, powering the Chicago White Sox past the Seattle Mariners 7-3 Friday night.
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Phoenix a Win Away from Clinching Over Chicago
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Resiliency has put the Phoenix Coyotes on the doorstep of winning their first playoff series in 25 years.
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Blues Can Finish Off Sharks in Game 5
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- No team in the playoffs is deeper at goalie than the St. Louis Blues. It's a big reason they are one win away from their first playoff series triumph in a decade.
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AP Sources: PSU Official Firing Connected to Probe
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Two persons familiar with the situation say the firing of a Penn State athletics official was connected to the investigation into the child sexual abuse case at the university.
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Hendrick Seeks 200th Win with Stop in Kansas
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Hendrick Motorsports is back at Kansas Speedway, hoping a track that has yielded plenty of success over the years will allow it to finally reach a milestone.
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MLB, Union Ban Personal-Services Deals
NEW YORK (AP) -- Baseball players and owners have banned the type of personal-services contracts agreed to by Albert Pujols and Ryan Zimmerman during the offseason.
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Old-Timers Fete Oldest of Ballparks on 100th Birthday
BOSTON (AP) -- All the big names are here for the 100th birthday of Fenway Park.
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Bulls, Heat Still Jostling for Playoff Position
MIAMI (AP) -- Four Miami-Chicago games this season, all decided in the final minutes, all won by the home team.
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Heat Top Bulls 83-72, Tighten East Race
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James had 27 points and 11 rebounds, Dwyane Wade scored 18 points and the Miami Heat tightened up the Eastern Conference playoff race by beating the Chicago Bulls 83-72 in a scuffle-filled game Thursday night.
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Elliott Leads Blues to 2-1 Win vs Sharks in Game 4
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Brian Elliott made 24 saves, B.J. Crombeen and Andy McDonald scored and the St. Louis Blues moved one win away from the second round of the playoffs, beating the San Jose Sharks 2-1 in Game 4 on Thursday night to take a 3-1 series lead.
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Boedker Scores in OT Again for Coyotes
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mikkel Boedker scored in overtime for the second straight game and the Phoenix Coyotes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Thursday night to take a 3-1 lead in the first-round series.
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Chicago Coach Fined 10K for Criticizing Officials
CHICAGO (AP) -- The NHL has fined Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville $10,000 for criticizing officials following a playoff game against the Phoenix Coyotes.
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Hammel Strikes Out 10, Orioles Hold Off White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jason Hammel struck out 10 and closer Jim Johnson fanned Alex Rios with the bases loaded Thursday to give the Baltimore Orioles a 5-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox.
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Dobbs, Marlins Finish Sweep, Cubs Lose 5th in Row
MIAMI (AP) -- Greg Dobbs hit a two-run double and the Miami Marlins' strong bullpen finished off a three-game sweep of the Cubs with a 5-3 win Thursday that sent Chicago to its fifth straight loss.
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Arroyo, Reds Beat Cardinals 6-3 and Avoid Sweed
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Bronson Arroyo worked eight strong innings and the Cincinnati Reds broke loose with three home runs Thursday for a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals that averted a three-game sweep.
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