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San Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence hits an RBI single during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
May 10, 2017 - 5:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Arroyo broke a ninth-inning tie with a three-run double and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a critical error by third baseman Wilmer Flores, rallying past the New York Mets 6-5 on Wednesday to stop a five-game losing streak. Hunter Pence hit a tying single off...
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This 2013 photo shows Katherine Berman in Southington, Conn. Katherine Ann Berman, wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman died in the traffic accident Tuesday May 9, 2017, in Woodbury, Conn. She was 67. (Christopher Massa/Republican-American via AP)
May 10, 2017 - 5:03 pm
WOODBURY, Conn. (AP) — The wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman died in a traffic crash in Connecticut, the sports network's president confirmed Wednesday. Katherine Ann Berman, 67, a teacher, was one of two victims in the two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Woodbury, state police said...
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Sergio Garcia, of Spain, reacts as he putts on the 12th green during a practice round for The Players Championship golf tournament Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
May 10, 2017 - 4:34 pm
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Sergio Garcia, finally a major champion, already wants to change his equipment. It's a tiny change, and a most appropriate one. Standing on the 15th green Wednesday at The Players Championship, the Masters champion turned to TaylorMade tour manager Keith Sbarbaro and...
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Aric Almirola celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Xfinity series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Saturday, May 6, 2017, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
May 10, 2017 - 4:14 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The crew chief for Aric Almirola is the latest to earn a NASCAR suspension for a failed inspection. Drew Blickensderfer was suspended three races because Almirola's fourth-place car at Talladega Superspeedway had too much rear skew. He was also fined $65,000 and Almirola was...
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FILE - In this May 29, 2016, file photo, James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, leads the field into the first turn at the start of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Indianapolis 500 organizers spent last May showcasing their 100th race. The payoff may come this month. With bustling ticket sales, a two-time Formula One champion trying to make the 33-car starting grid and a perfect blend of rising stars and old fan favorites, Indianapolis Motor Speedway President Doug Boles couldn't be happier. (AP Photo/R Brent Smith, File)
May 10, 2017 - 4:11 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Motor Speedway President Doug Boles walks a fine line each May. Like many longtime Indianapolis 500 fans, Boles reveres the history of the race. As a promoter, he also understands the series needs new blood to expand the fan base and help the 500 keeps its title as...
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CORRECTING SCORES : Novak Djokovic of Serbia gestures after defeating Nicolas Almagro of Spain 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 during a Madrid Open tennis tournament match in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Paul White)
May 10, 2017 - 3:33 pm
MADRID (AP) — Defending champion Novak Djokovic recovered from a 3-0 deficit in the third set to defeat Nicolas Almagro 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 and reach the third round at the Madrid Open on Wednesday. Djokovic rallied in the final set by breaking Almagro to go up 6-5 and served out to earn his 15th win of...
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The Los Angeles 2024 logo is painted on the field at the Rose Bowl Stadium, a proposed Olympic venue, Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. Los Angeles Olympic organizers are putting their plans on display at a time of uncertainty in the race for the 2024 Games. Members of the International Olympic Committee are in Southern California this week to inspect stadiums and arenas that could become future Olympic Games venues. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
May 10, 2017 - 3:03 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles could lose and win its Olympics gamble, ending up with the 2028 Games it never sought and the costly prospect of retooling its multibillion-dollar plans for more than a decade into the future. In an atmosphere of uncertainty, International Olympic Committee leaders...
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CORRECTING SCORES : Novak Djokovic of Serbia gestures after defeating Nicolas Almagro of Spain 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 during a Madrid Open tennis tournament match in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Paul White)
May 10, 2017 - 2:51 pm
MADRID (AP) — Defending champion Novak Djokovic recovered from a 3-0 deficit in the third set to defeat Nicolas Almagro 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 and reach the third round at the Madrid Open on Wednesday. Djokovic rallied in the final set by breaking Almagro to go up 6-5 and served out to earn his 15th win of...
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This 2013 photo shows Katherine Berman in Southington, Conn. Katherine Ann Berman, wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman died in the traffic accident Tuesday May 9, 2017, in Woodbury, Conn. She was 67. (Christopher Massa/Republican-American via AP)
May 10, 2017 - 2:31 pm
WOODBURY, Conn. (AP) — The wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman died in a traffic crash in Connecticut, the sports network's president confirmed Wednesday. Katherine Ann Berman, 67, a teacher, was one of two victims in the two-vehicle crash at about 2:15 p.m. Tuesday in Woodbury, state...
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German judge Hans-Joachim Eckert, left, and Swiss prosecutor Cornel Borbely speak after a FIFA ethics press conference in Manama, Bahrain, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Hundreds of prosecutions of suspected wrongdoing by soccer officials will be affected by President Gianni Infantino firing FIFA's top judge and prosecutor. (AP Photo/Rob Harris)
May 10, 2017 - 2:22 pm
MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Hundreds of prosecutions of suspected wrongdoing by soccer officials will be affected by President Gianni Infantino firing FIFA's top judge and prosecutor. The ousted investigator, Cornel Borbely, said Wednesday that the workload — heavier than even most FIFA critics imagined...
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