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June 21, 2017 - 6:25 pm
MLB SCHEDULE Padres beat Cubs 3-2 on Torrens' bases-loaded walk CHICAGO (AP) — Erick Aybar hit a tying shot home run in the sixth inning, Luis Torrens walked with the bases loaded against Koji Uehara in the eighth and the San Diego Padres stopped a three-game losing streak by beating the Chicago...
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June 21, 2017 - 6:22 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Letroy Guion has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of an intoxicant in Hawaii. Honolulu police booking records show Guion was arrested early Wednesday in Waikiki. He was released after posting $500 bail. Packers spokesman...
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June 21, 2017 - 4:36 pm
NATIONALS-MARLINS Marlins rally in 8th to end Scherzer no-hit bid and beat Nationals MIAMI (AP) — Max Scherzer's bid for the third no-hitter of his big league career ended with one out in the eighth inning, and he then gave up two unearned runs as the Miami Marlins rallied to beat the Washington...
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June 21, 2017 - 2:40 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A jury in New Jersey has awarded former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Mitch Williams $1.5 million in a civil case against MLB Network after he was fired following reports about his conduct at a Little League game. The pitcher once known as "Wild Thing" sued the network after it...
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June 20, 2017 - 6:37 pm
Washington Mystics head coach Mike Thibault and assistant Eric Thibault will miss the team's game at the Minnesota Lynx on Friday to attend the funeral for their father and grandfather, Frank Thibault. Frank Thibault passed away on June 16, the Mystics coach said. "The funeral's in California on...
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June 20, 2017 - 10:39 am
MLB NL West Showdown UNDATED (AP) — Winning streaks are on the line when Arizona and Colorado, probably the two most surprising teams in baseball this season, begin a three-game series at Coors Field. Rookie right-hander German Marquez starts for the Rockies, who have won five straight and own the...
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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo calls for referee's attention during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
June 20, 2017 - 8:39 am
MADRID (AP) — A Spanish judge has summoned Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo to court to answer questions after he was accused of tax fraud by a state prosecutor. The Portugal international will have to appear in the Pozuelo de Alarcon court No. 1 on July 31. Last Tuesday, a Madrid-based...
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June 20, 2017 - 8:37 am
MLB Contreras hits HR, Baez scores on error, Cubs beat Padres CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras hit a tying home run, Javier Baez scored the winning run on an error and Wade Davis worked out of a ninth-inning jam to lead the Chicago Cubs past the San Diego Padres 3-2. Anthony Rizzo thrived in the...
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June 20, 2017 - 8:27 am
MADRID (AP) — Spanish judge summons Cristiano Ronaldo to court on July 31 to answer questions about tax fraud.
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FILE - In this Wednesday, May 24, 2017 file photo, Manchester manager Jose Mourinho waits for the beginning of the soccer Europa League final between Ajax Amsterdam and Manchester United at the Friends Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. A Spanish state prosecutor has accused former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million) in unpaid taxes, it was reported on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, File)
June 20, 2017 - 8:08 am
MADRID (AP) — A Spanish state prosecutor accused former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million) in unpaid taxes on Tuesday. A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid's provincial state prosecutor's office said its investigations...
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