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Right One, Arch Traveler Win Stakes at Belmont
NEW YORK (AP) -- Right One and Arch Traveler won $60,000 stakes on Thursday at Belmont Park.
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Chicago TV Sports Anchor Found Dead in Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) -- A 38 year old TV sports anchor from Chicago was found dead Thursday morning in his Atlanta hotel room, where he was staying while covering the Chicago Bulls-Atlanta Hawks NBA playoff series.
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Busch, Harvick Continue Feud at Dover
DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch may have to play nice on the track now that they're on probation.
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Local Sports Roundup 5/12/11
A few finals from Wednesday, and Thursday's local sports schedule.
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Quad City Mallards Suspend Operations
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) -- There will be no more Quad City Mallard hockey.
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Garza Goes 5 to Beat Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Matt Garza got his first win at Wrigley Field as the Chicago Cubs delivered their biggest offensive output of the season Wednesday night to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 11-4.
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Cubs GM Hendry, Pujols Say Hug No Big Deal
CHICAGO (AP) -- Cubs general manager Jim Hendry brushed off the hubbub over a hug with Cardinals' star Albert Pujols before Tuesday night's opener.
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LaRussa to Recover in St. Louis
CHICAGO (AP) -- Tony La Russa headed back to St. Louis on Wednesday to recover from a painful bout with shingles, but he was still involved in what the Cardinals were doing at Wrigley Field in Chicago.
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Doug Davis to Start for Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Veteran left-hander Doug Davis will start Saturday's game for the Chicago Cubs against the San Francisco Giants, his first appearance since elbow surgery in October.
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Cubs Put Soto on DL
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs put catcher Geovany Soto on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin strain Wednesday and recalled catcher Welington Castillo from Triple-A Iowa.
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Dunn's 4 Hits Lead White Sox Late Rally Past Angels
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Alexei Ramirez scored the tiebreaking run from third base when Angels reliever Kevin Jepsen threw a wild pitch during an intentional walk in the 10th inning, and the Chicago White Sox rallied from a late three-run deficit for a 6-4 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday night.
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Favre: Staying Retired, "Done with Football"
HACKLEBURG, Ala. (AP) -- Former NFL quarterback Brett Favre says he has no intention of coming out of retirement.
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Bayne to Sit Out at Dover, Return at All-Star Race
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne will miss his third straight race this weekend when Kevin Swindell fills in for him at Dover International Speedway.
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Final Scores 5/11/11
A look at local and national scores from Wednesday night.
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Local Sports Round Up 5/11/11
The Silver Streak Baseball dominated Peoria Notre Dame, see more scores and schedules as well.
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Carpenter Gets First Win for Cards
CHICAGO (AP) -- Daniel Descalso hit a two-out, bases-loaded single in the eighth off Kerry Wood and Albert Pujols had four hits Tuesday night, helping Chris Carpenter get his first win of the season as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4.
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Pineiro Sharp in Angels'Win Over White Sox
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Alberto Callaspo drove in three runs and Maicer Izturis homered for the Los Angeles Angels in a 6-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox Tuesday night.
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Rose Leads Bulls Past Hawks
CHICAGO (AP) -- Derrick Rose scored 33 points, Luol Deng added 23 and the Chicago Bulls beat the Atlanta Hawks 95-83 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Tuesday night to take a 3-2 lead.
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Riley, Forman Share Top Executive Honors
DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Miami Heat president Pat Riley and Chicago Bulls general manager Gar Forman are co-recipients of the NBA Executive of the Year award for engineering overhauls that so far have propelled their teams to the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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Shaq Doubtful for Game 5 of Celtics-Heat Series
MIAMI (AP) -- Celtics center Shaquille O'Neal is not expected to play in Game 5 of the Boston-Miami Eastern Conference semifinal series on Wednesday night because of ongoing problems with his right calf.
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Kesler, Canucks Get Break Before West finals
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Ryan Kesler would never admit that he and the Vancouver Canucks need a few days off before the Western Conference finals.
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Final Scores 5/10/11
A look at local and national scores from Tuesday night.
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Local Sports Round Up 5/10/11
See the latest local scores and schedules for area sports action.
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La Russa to Miss Cubs Opener for Treatment
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa needs to treat an eye problem and will miss Tuesday night's series opener against the Cubs in Chicago.
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Closer Committee Working for Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- It's been more than a week since Ryan Franklin last pitched and the St. Louis Cardinals seem to be doing fine without their deposed closer.
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Jackson, Quentin Lead White Sox Past Angels
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Edwin Jackson pitched seven superb innings for his first victory in more than a month, Carlos Quentin homered and drove in five runs, and the Chicago White Sox routed the Los Angeles Angels 8-0 Monday night.
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Rose: Bulls need to pick up effort
DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Derrick Rose saw one team playing harder, chasing down loose balls and scoring easy baskets, and one big problem.
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James, Wade Lead Heat Past Celtics in OT
BOSTON (AP) -- LeBron James scored 35 points with 14 rebounds to lead Miami to a 98-90 overtime victory over the Boston Celtics on Monday night and give the Heat a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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Thunder Tie Series with Memphis with 3 OT Thriller
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Kevin Durant scored six of his 35 points in the third overtime, and the Oklahoma City survived a thriller in holding off the Memphis Grizzlies 133-123 in a game that ended Tuesday morning.
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Busch, Harvick Get Probation and $25,000 Fines
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- NASCAR has fined Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick $25,000 apiece for their actions on pit road at Darlington Raceway.
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