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White Sox Hold on to Defeat Orioles
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Brent Morel homered and drove in two runs, Carlos Quentin also connected, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 Tuesday night for their season-high fifth straight victory.
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NFL Retirees Unhappy With Labor Settlement
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- The NFL lockout is over, but the legal wrangling is not.
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Kurt Busch to Sub for Keselowski in Nationwide
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) -- Kurt Busch is taking the wheel for injured Penske teammate Brad Keselowski in NASCAR's Nationwide race at Watkins Glen International on Saturday.
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Pocono Raceway Shortening Race to 400 Miles
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- Pocono Raceway will shorten its Sprint Cup races to 400 miles starting in 2012.
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Drug Tests to Continue for Ill. High School Sports
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) -- The association that oversees Illinois high school sports has announced it will continue testing athletes for performance enhancing drugs.
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White Sox Beat Orioles 7-6 for 4th Straight Win
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A.J. Pierzynski homered and drove in three runs, Alex Rios singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-6 on Monday night for their fourth straight victory.
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Dunn Intends to Report to Sox Camp in Shape in '12
BALTIMORE (AP) -- In the midst of the worst season of his career, Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn says he will report to spring training camp in better shape next season.
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Rain Postpones Nationals at Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Monday night's game between the Chicago Cubs and the Washington Nationals was postponed because of rain.
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Bonds' Lawyers: Rambling is Not a Federal Offense
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Barry Bonds' lawyers are still working to persuade a federal judge in San Francisco to throw out the home run king's obstruction of justice conviction or grant him a new trial.
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2nd Participant of NYC Triathlon Dies
NEW YORK (AP) -- A 40-year-old woman who experienced difficulty during the swimming portion of the Nautica New York City Triathlon has died.
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Keselowski Wins at Pocono with Broken Ankle
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) -- Brad Keselowski has won the Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway, completing 500 grueling miles with a broken left ankle.
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Scott Wins 1st World Title, with Woods' Caddie
AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Adam Scott won his first World Golf Championship on Sunday with a caddie who has been part of quite a few more.
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Holiday Helps Cards Beat Marlins 8-4
MIAMI (AP) -- Matt Holliday drove in three runs with a pair of two-out singles, Albert Pujols homered and the St. Louis Cardinals rallied Sunday to complete their first four-game series sweep on the road since 2004 by beating the Florida Marlins 8-4.
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Peavy Tosses Eight Shutout Innings, Sox Top Twins 7-0
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Jake Peavy won for the first time in more than six weeks with eight shutout innings for Chicago, and the White Sox beat the Twins 7-0 Sunday to sweep a three-game series in Minnesota for the first time in more than seven years.
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Reds End Cubs' Winning Streak, 8-7
CHICAGO (AP) -- Ryan Hanigan hit a tiebreaking single off Sean Marshall in Cincinnati's two-run eighth inning and the Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 8-7 Sunday.
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Richard Dent Enters Hall of Fame
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Chicago Bears defensive end Richard Dent, one of the game's greatest sackmasters, has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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Marshall Faulk Enters Hall of Fame
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Marshall Faulk, as versatile and dangerous a running back as the NFL has seen, has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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Pujols, Carpenter Lead Cardinals to 2-1 Win
MIAMI (AP) -- Albert Pujols hit a two-run homer in the first inning, then Chris Carpenter and the St. Louis bullpen made it stand up Saturday night in a 2-1 win over the Florida Marlins.
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Stewart Solid in Debut as White Sox Beat Twins 6-1
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Zach Stewart threw six sharp innings in his White Sox debut, Paul Konerko drove in two runs and Brent Lillibridge added a late two-run homer as Chicago beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Saturday night.
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Cubs Rough Up Reds for Seventh Straight Win
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Zambrano homered and pitched six solid innings, and the streaking Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-4 on Saturday.
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Berkman's RBI Double in 8th Lifts Cardinals
MIAMI (AP) -- Lance Berkman's second double of the game brought home Albert Pujols with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals held on to beat the Florida Marlins 3-2 on Friday night.
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White Sox Push Back Peavy, Stewart to Start
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox announced after Friday night's 5-3 win over the Minnesota Twins that Zach Stewart will start Saturday's game.
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Quentin, Buerhle Help White Sox End Skid
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Carlos Quentin hit two home runs and had four RBIs, Mark Buehrle was sharp after a rough first inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Friday night to snap a six-game losing streak.
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Campana Helps Surging Cubs Top Reds
CHICAGO (AP) -- Tony Campana drove in a pair of runs with an inside-the-park homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 on Friday for their sixth consecutive victory.
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Bears Call Off Practice Because of Bad Turf
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bears canceled a practice in front of fans at Soldier Field because the turf was deemed unsafe for the players to use.
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Iconic Masters Jacket Sells for $310,700
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) -- A green jacket that dates to the 1930s and belonged to Masters Tournament co-founder Bobby Jones has been auctioned for $310,700.
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Fowler Part of 3-way Tie as Woods Falters
AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Adam Scott and Rickie Fowler are part of the crowd atop the leaderboard at the Bridgestone Invitational.
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Prime Time for Hall of Famers
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Deion, Marshall and Shannon. Three players often referred to by their first names, and soon to be known as Hall of Famers.
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Ohio State Takes Back "JT" Wristbands
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Two days after several Ohio State freshmen proudly displayed wristbands supporting deposed Buckeyes coach Jim Tressel, the university has taken away the wristbands and refunded the players' money.
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Pujols' Homer Helps Cards Beat Marlins 7-4
MIAMI (AP) -- Albert Pujols hit his 25th home run and finished a triple shy of the cycle, and six relievers combined to pitch six innings and help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Florida Marlins 7-4 on Thursday night.
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