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'I'll cherish it like gold:' Da'Rick Rogers grateful for getting a shot with Bills

'I'll cherish it like gold:' Da'Rick Rogers grateful for getting a shot with Bills

May 11th, 2013 2:27 pm by JOHN WAWROW, AP Sports Writer

Eager to put behind his troubled past, receiver Da'Rick Rogers is grateful to the Buffalo Bills for providing him a shot at a future.

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One-hit wonders: Miller, Lester both nearly perfect on same night

One-hit wonders: Miller, Lester both nearly perfect on same night

May 11th, 2013 6:00 am by Associated Press

Pitching a one-hitter with no other baserunners in a big league game is rare. Getting two gems in one night, well, that may never have happened in major league history before Friday night.

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Ankle injury leaves Curry, Warriors hobbled after Game 3 loss

Ankle injury leaves Curry, Warriors hobbled after Game 3 loss

May 11th, 2013 3:18 am by JOSH DUBOW, AP Sports Writer

Stephen Curry limped out of the locker room and walked down a long hallway with his sprained left ankle wrapped in black tape and the Golden State Warriors' season possibly in the balance.

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Update: 'Utterly fearless' 15-year-old blind pole vaulter competes in Texas state meet

Update: 'Utterly fearless' 15-year-old blind pole vaulter competes in Texas state meet

May 11th, 2013 1:44 am by JIM VERTUNO, AP Sports Writer

Despite being legally blind, 15-year-old Charlotte Brown of rural Emory Rains High School in Texas was one of the top pole vault qualifiers in girls Class 3A.

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'Warrior' Doane blanks Bears with 10th complete game of year for Bucs

'Warrior' Doane blanks Bears with 10th complete game of year for Bucs

May 11th, 2013 12:15 am by Staff Report

Senior right-hander Kerry Doane provided another "warrior-like" performance for ETSU on Friday when he pitched the Buccaneers to a 1-0 victory over No. 21-ranked Mercer.

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Defending NBA champion Heat push back against Bulls, take 2-1 series lead

Defending NBA champion Heat push back against Bulls, take 2-1 series lead

May 11th, 2013 12:07 am by Associated Press

LeBron James came on strong down the stretch to finish with 25 points, Chris Bosh added 20 points and 19 rebounds, and the Heat took a 104-94 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Friday night for a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

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Virginia High girls, John Battle boys lay claim to Clinch Mountain District team track titles

May 10th, 2013 11:37 pm by George Thwaites

In what was billed as the final Clinch Mountain District track and field championship, the Virginia High girls successfully defended their house, and the John Battle boys team held on to claim another title.

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Vanderbilt eliminates ETSU from NCAA tennis tournament

Vanderbilt eliminates ETSU from NCAA tennis tournament

May 10th, 2013 11:20 pm by NET news service

Vanderbilt, the 16th-ranked tennis team in the country, beat East Tennessee State 4-0 Friday in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

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Hamlin plans on going solo for Southern 500

Hamlin plans on going solo for Southern 500

May 10th, 2013 9:25 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Denny Hamlin doesn’t have a contingency plan for Darlington Raceway. He has every intention of running the entire race.

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MLB suspends umpire Culbreth after mistake in Astros game

MLB suspends umpire Culbreth after mistake in Astros game

May 10th, 2013 6:59 pm by BEN WALKER, AP Baseball Writer

Major League Baseball suspended umpire Fieldin Culbreth for two games on Friday because he was in charge of the crew that allowed Astros manager Bo Porter to improperly switch relievers in the middle of an inning.

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