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MLB honors Jackie Robinson with ballpark tributes

April 15th, 2012 6:41 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK LaTroy Hawkins has heard the stories from his 87-year-old grandfather, about his days of picking cotton in Mississippi, about the times when there were no black players in big league baseball.

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Biffle pulls away to give Roush another Texas win

April 14th, 2012 10:49 pm by Associated Press

FORT WORTH, Texas Greg Biffle regained the lead when he charged under Jimmie Johnson with 30 laps left Saturday night, then pulled away to end his 49-race winless streak while giving owner Jack Roush another NASCAR Sprint Cup victory in Texas.

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Minor dominant as Braves beat Brewers 2-1

April 14th, 2012 9:58 pm by Associated Press

ATLANTA Mike Minor pitched two-hit ball into the eighth inning to give Atlanta's rotation a lift and the Braves survived a ninth-inning scare to beat Shaun Marcum and the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Saturday night for their fourth straight victory.

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Giants closer Brian Wilson's season in danger

April 14th, 2012 9:53 pm by Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO Giants closer Brian Wilson is likely headed for surgery on his right elbow after an MRI revealed structural damage and an issue with the ligament, and his season could be in jeopardy.

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Italian soccer player dies after suffering cardiac arrest during game

April 14th, 2012 9:47 pm by Associated Press

MILAN Livorno midfielder Piermario Morosini died Saturday after suffering cardiac arrest and collapsing on the field during a Serie B match at Pescara. He was 25.

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Feds bulk up for retrial of Clemens over steroids

April 14th, 2012 1:35 pm by FREDERIC J. FROMMER Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- On a baseball field, players back up teammates to limit the damage from errors. The Justice Department, embarrassed by an error that caused a mistrial of Roger Clemens last year, has added more prosecutors in hopes of containing any mis

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McCann, Uggla lead Braves past Brewers 10-8

April 13th, 2012 11:48 pm by Associated Press

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Petrino won't appeal firing, mistress put on leave

April 13th, 2012 6:37 pm by Associated Press

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Chipper Jones won't play in Braves home opener

April 13th, 2012 6:36 pm by Associated Press

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Red Sox begin 101st season in historic Fenway Park

April 13th, 2012 6:34 pm by Associated Press

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