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Legendary coach Robinson to lie in state at Louisiana Capitol

April 9th, 2007 12:33 am by Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. - Eddie Robinson was earning 25 cents an hour at a feed mill when he heard about a coaching vacancy at a small black college in the piney hills of northern Louisiana.

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Schilling, Ortiz step up, help Boston avoid a Texas-sized sweep

April 8th, 2007 11:21 pm by Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas - David Ortiz snapped out of a 2-for-18 slump with his first two home runs and Curt Schilling bounced back from his horrendous season debut to help Boston beat Texas 3-2 on Sunday night to avoid a sweep.

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Braves slip by Mets, climb back atop NL East for first time since last April

April 8th, 2007 11:21 pm by CHARLES ODUM

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves are alone in first place for the first time in a year.

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Santana mystifies ChiSox again

April 8th, 2007 11:21 pm by Associated Press

CHICAGO - Johan Santana insisted he doesn't care who he faces. Considering how well he pitches against the Chicago White Sox, one has to wonder.

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Cardinals hammer Astros - off to their worst start since '90

April 8th, 2007 11:21 pm by Associated Press

HOUSTON - Albert Pujols hit a two-run homer to snap out of a 1-for-17 slump, Kip Wells outpitched college teammate Jason Jennings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Houston Astros 10-1 on Sunday.

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Kentucky pitching quiets Tennessee's bats

April 8th, 2007 11:21 pm by Staff and wire report

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Greg Dombrowski struck out four batters and didn't allow a walk over 5 2-3 innings Sunday to help Kentucky beat Tennessee 3-1 in Southeastern Conference baseball action.

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Shootout win puts Islanders in postseason

April 8th, 2007 10:39 pm by Associated Press

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The New York Islanders earned the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference by beating the New Jersey Devils 3-2 in a shootout Sunday to complete a sweep of their final four games.

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Crosby, 19, guides Pittsburgh into playoffs in second season

April 8th, 2007 10:39 pm by Associated Press

PITTSBURGH - Mario Lemieux didn't win a scoring title until his fourth NHL season and, despite his enormous talent and on-ice presence, couldn't lead the Pittsburgh Penguins into the playoffs until his fifth season.

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Roddick cheers on U.S. during stress-free day at Davis Cup

April 8th, 2007 10:39 pm by Associated Press

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Andy Roddick leaned back in his chair, drink in hand, and yelled, "Let's go, Bob!"

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Carter, Kidd post triple-doubles as Nets pick up key win over Wizards

April 8th, 2007 12:36 am by Associated Press

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Vince Carter and Jason Kidd are now in the same category with Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen, at least when it comes to triple-doubles.

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