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Mixed Martial Arts Goes Another Round in NY
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Professional mixed martial arts is attempting another comeback in New York.
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Woods' Swing Coach Says Criticism Out of Hand
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Tiger Woods' swing coach says criticism of his client is getting out of hand.
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Obama Hosts Alabama's Crimson Tide at White House
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is playing host to the national champion University of Alabama Crimson Tide football team at the White House.
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Top Hoops Prospect Parker Relies on Faith, Family
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jabari Parker is the best high school basketball player in the country and the recruit every college coach wants to sign.
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Bulls Rout Bobcats 100-68 Without Rose, Deng
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Richard Hamilton scored 22 points in just 24 minutes as the Chicago Bulls took a step closer to wrapping up the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs with a 100-68 rout of the dreadful Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night.
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White Sox Beat Orioles 8-1 to Stop 3-game Slide
CHICAGO (AP) -- Slumping slugger Adam Dunn lined a three-run double, A.J. Pierzynski homered and the Chicago White Sox snapped a three-game slide with an 8-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night.
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Ramirez, Buehrle Help Marlins Beat Cubs 9-1
MIAMI (AP) -- Hanley Ramirez homered for the third game in a row, Mark Buehrle pitched eight innings for his first victory with Miami and the Marlins beat the slumping Chicago Cubs 9-1 on Wednesday night.
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Garcia and Beltran Team Up, Cardinals Beat Reds
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jaime Garcia pitched seven effective innings and hit a two-run triple, Carlos Beltran homered again and the St. Louis Cardinals extended their winning streak to a season-high four games Wednesday night with an 11-1 rout of the slumping Cincinnati Reds.
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Blues Outplay Sharks on Special Teams
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- The St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks have been even teams at even strength, with both squads scoring four goals through three games.
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Coyotes' Raffi Torres Suspended Indefinitely
CHICAGO (AP) -- Phoenix Coyotes forward Raffi Torres was suspended indefinitely Wednesday for a hit that knocked Chicago's Marian Hossa out of Game 3 in the teams' opening-round playoff series.
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Little League Manager Suspended for 2012 LLWS
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (AP) -- A sports official says a manager for an 11-12 boys' team from Georgia that competed in the 2011 Little League World Series has been suspended for the 2012 international tournament.
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BCS Meeting: It's All in the Details
NEW YORK (AP) -- The BCS executive director says the goal of next week's Bowl Championship Series meetings will be to produce more detailed postseason format options for conferences to consider next month.
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The Ones to Watch: Medal Hopefuls for London
LONDON (AP) -- Wednesday marks 100 days until to the London Olympics, a good time to look at some of the athletes who will be thrilling sports fans on the biggest of stages this summer.
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Boedker Goal Gives Coyotes OT Win
CHICAGO (AP) -- Mikkel Boedker scored 13:15 into overtime, and the Phoenix Coyotes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Tuesday night to take a 2-1 lead in their wild and physical opening-round Western Conference playoff series.
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Reimold Homers Again as Orioles Beat White Sox 3-2
CHICAGO (AP) -- Nolan Reimold homered for the fourth consecutive game and made a terrific diving catch in left field, helping the Baltimore Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Tuesday night.
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Guillen Returns and Marlins Beat Cubs 5-2
MIAMI (AP) -- Ozzie Guillen made a victorious return to the dugout Tuesday night, when pitchers Josh Johnson and Heath Bell snapped out of early-season slumps to help the Miami Marlins beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2.
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Cardinals Beat Reds 2-1 in 10 Innings
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Matt Carpenter hit a bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the 10th inning to give the St. Louis Cardinals to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
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Freese, Berkman, Beltran Back in Cardinals' Lineup
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- World Series MVP David Freese, Lance Berkman and Carlos Beltran have recovered from their injuries and returned to the lineup for the St. Louis Cardinals.
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Manning, Broncos Open vs. Steelers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Peyton Manning's first game as Broncos quarterback will come in prime time as Denver hosts Pittsburgh on the opening Sunday of the NFL season.
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Sundvold Named E. Illinois Assistant Coach
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) -- Eastern Illinois basketball coach Jay Spoonhour has named Bob Sundvold as the first assistant coach on his staff.
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BCS Buster: Alabama's Crystal Ball Shattered
(AP) -- The crystal football Alabama won for beating LSU in the BCS championship game in January was shattered on A-Day when it was accidentally knocked off a display by the father of a current player.
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Texas DA Seeking to Revoke Ryan Leaf's Probation
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- The Texas prosecutor who brokered a plea deal with former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has filed a motion to revoke his probation and will press for prison time.
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Eli Manning to Host Saturday Night Live in May
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning is picking up a late-night television job.
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Potential Clemens Jurors Question Cost of Hearing
WASHINGTON (AP) -- On opening day at Roger Clemens' new trial, several prospective jurors openly questioned the value of a congressional hearing in which the former baseball great is alleged to have lied when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs. That could pose problems for prosecutors trying to convict the famed pitcher of perjury.
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Obama to Honor NASCAR Winner Tony Stewart
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama will welcome the winner of NASCAR's 2011 Chase for the Sprint Cup Series to the White House on Tuesday.
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Wieters Hits 2 HRs to Lead Orioles Past White Sox
CHICAGO (AP) -- Matt Wieters homered twice, including a 10th-inning grand slam, lifting the Baltimore Orioles to a come-from-behind 10-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
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Seraphin, Wall Get Wizards Past Short-handed Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) -- Kevin Seraphin had 21 points and 13 rebounds, John Wall scored 16 points, and the Washington Wizards beat the short-handed Chicago Bulls 87-84 on Monday night.
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D Seabrook Gives Blackhawks Life on Offense
CHICAGO (AP) -- Phoenix goalie Mike Smith has been peppered with 95 shots in two overtime games against the Chicago Blackhawks. He's turned away 89 of them and the Coyotes' defense has been difficult to navigate.
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Kenya's Wesley Korir, Cherop Win Boston Marathon
BOSTON (AP) -- Wesley Korir won the Boston Marathon on Monday in a heat-slowed unofficial time of 2 hours, 12 minutes, 40 seconds.
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Te-Boo! Jets' New Backup Booed at Yankee Stadium
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tim Tebow has work to do if he's going to win over New York sports fans.
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