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White Sox Option Stewart to Triple-A
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox have optioned right-handed pitcher Zach Stewart to Triple-A Charlotte and recalled right-hander Dylan Axelrod from the minor league club.
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Auto Designer Shelby's Family in Burial Dispute
DALLAS (AP) -- Celebrated auto designer and race car driver Carroll Shelby's family is fighting over custody of his body more than a month after his death.
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Reports: Notre Dame, Brey Agree on 10-year Deal
(AP) -- Multiple media outlets are reporting Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey has agreed to a 10-year contract extension.
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Wade Dealing with Custody Issue During Finals
MIAMI (AP) -- Dwyane Wade is asking a Chicago judge to suspend his ex-wife's right to visitation with their two children after a weekend incident that he says delayed the boys' return to his custory and led to her arrest.
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Cubs Outslug White Sox 12-3
CHICAGO (AP) -- Bryan LaHair and Alfonso Soriano homered to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 12-3 victory over the White Sox on Monday night in the opener of the crosstown, interleague series.
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Cubs Place RHP Dempster on DL Due to Tight Lat
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs placed Ryan Dempster on the 15-day disabled list with tightness in his right lat muscle before Monday's series opener against the White Sox.
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White Sox Sign OF Hawkins, No. 13 Pick in Draft
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox agreed to terms on Monday with outfielder Courtney Hawkins, the No. 13th pick in this year's draft.
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Roger Clemens Acquitted on All Charges
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Roger Clemens has been acquitted on all charges by a jury that decided he didn't lie to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs.
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Sandusky Trial's Second Week Turns to Defense Case
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- The defense is about to take center stage in Jerry Sandusky's child sexual abuse trial, and that could include the defendant himself taking the stand.
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Jury Resumes Deliberations Monday in Clemens Trial
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jurors will resume deliberations in the Roger Clemens perjury trial after a four-day break.
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James Scores 29, Heat Rally Past Thunder 91-85
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James scored 29 points and 14 rebounds, and the Miami Heat rallied from a 10-point second-half deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 91-85 in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night.
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Simpson Outlasts McDowell, Thompson to Win US Open
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Webb Simpson has won the U.S. Open for his first major title.
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Ortiz, Kalish Lead Red Sox Past Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- David Ortiz homered and Ryan Kalish had a tiebreaking RBI single to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday night.
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Gordon, Dodgers Beat White Sox 2-1 in 10 Innings
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Juan Rivera tied the score in the ninth with a sacrifice fly, three innings after the Dodgers had one taken away on an appeal play, and Dee Gordon singled home the winning run in the 10th to give Los Angeles a 2-1 victory Sunday in the rubber game of an interleague series between division leaders.
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Betancourt Homers in 15th, Royals Beat Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Yuniesky Betancourt hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 15th inning, lifting the Kansas City Royals a 5-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
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Allegations of Black Market for Olympic Tickets
GENEVA, Switzerland (AP) -- The International Olympic Committee has launched an investigation into allegations that Olympic officials and agents are selling tickets to the London Games on the black market.
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Heat Know What to Expect from Thunder in Game 3
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James and Dwyane Wade know what to expect from the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
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Furyk, McDowell Share US Open Lead after Round 3
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- While Tiger Woods tumbled down the leaderboard, Graeme McDowell and Jim Furyk shared the top spot heading into the final round of the U.S. Open.
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White Sox Beat Dodgers 5-4 with Unearned Run
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Alexei Ramirez opened the scoring with a two-run single and scored the go-ahead run for the Chicago White Sox, who blew a lead to the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight game before coming back to beat them 5-4 on Saturday night.
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Saltalamacchia Leads Red Sox Past Cubs, 4-3
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jarrod Saltalamacchia homered to back a strong start by Jon Lester, and the struggling Boston Red Sox beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Saturday.
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Cubs Sign Hill to Triple-A
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs have signed catcher Koyie Hill to Triple-A Iowa after designating him for assignment earlier in the week.
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Holliday's HR, 5 RBIs Send Cardinals Past Royals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Matt Holliday homered and drove in five runs and Yadier Molina homered and drove in four, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 10-7 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday.
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Pacquiao Returns to Help Flood Victims
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- Manny Pacquiao returned to the Philippines on Saturday to help flood victims in his home province, a week after his loss to Timothy Bradley.
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Game 2 Draws NBA Finals' Best TV Rating Since 2004
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The NBA Finals' Game 2 drew the highest television rating since 2004.
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Dodgers Rally for 7-6 Victory Against White Sox
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- James Loney scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch by Matt Thornton in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago White Sox 7-6 on Friday night in the opener of an interleague series between division leaders.
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Moustakas' Throw Saves Royals' 3-2 Win over Cards
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Mike Moustakas cut down Tyler Greene at the plate to end the game, capping a wild ninth inning and preserving the Kansas City Royals' 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.
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Beltran 1st Switch Hitter with 300 Homers, Steals
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Carlos Beltran became the first switch hitter in major league history to record 300 home runs and 300 steals when he stole second against the Kansas City Royals.
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Dempster Dominates Again, Cubs Beat Red Sox 3-0
CHICAGO (AP) -- Ryan Dempster pitched four-hit ball over seven shutout innings, and the Chicago Cubs hung on to beat team president Theo Epstein's former club, topping the struggling Boston Red Sox 3-0 on Friday.
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Coach Says Seawolves Will be Ready for CWS Opener
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The College World Series opens Friday with upstart Stony Brook facing No. 2 national seed UCLA in the opener and two-time defending national champion South Carolina playing 2011 runner-up Florida at night.
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Heat Survive Thunder Rally for 100-96 Win
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- LeBron James scored 32 points and hit the clinching free throws with 7 seconds left, Dwyane Wade added 24 points and the Miami Heat claimed home-court advantage in the NBA Finals by beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 100-96 in Game 2 on Thursday night.
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