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J.D. retakes sole possession of MLB HR lead

BOSTON — J.D. Martinez struck again with his power stroke for the Red Sox on Saturday night at Fenway Park, belting MLB-leading No. 38 over the home bullpen in right-center in the bottom of the third inning. The solo shot vaulted Martinez past Indians slugger Jose Ramirez for the lead. <a … MLB News Index

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J-Ram hits No. 37, pulls into tie for MLB lead

CLEVELAND — Jose Ramirez took Orioles right-hander David Hess deep in the first inning on Friday at Progressive Field, giving the Indians’ All-Star third baseman 37 homers on the season and tying him with Boston’s J.D. Martinez for the Major League lead. The… MLB News Index

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Doug Garwood shoots 64 to take Dick's Sporting Goods lead

ENDICOTT, N.Y. (AP) — Doug Garwood birdied the final three holes for an 8-under 64 and the first-round lead Friday in the Dick’s Sporting Goods Open. The 55-year-old Garwood had nine birdies and a bogey, playing his final nine holes — the front nine at En-Joie Golf Club — in 6-under 31. He won the 2016 SAS Championship for his ...

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Bonner, Taurasi lead Mercury over Sparks 86-78

PHOENIX (AP) — DeWanna Bonner had a season-high 31 points, Diana Taurasi had 20 points and a career-best 14 assists and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Los Angeles Sparks 86-78 on Sunday. Brittney Griner added 20 points and 13 rebounds to help the Mercury (18-14) move a half-game ahead of the Minnesota Lynx fox sixth place in the WNBA standings. ...

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J.D. homers twice to extend MLB lead to 37

BALTIMORE — Throw eight sliders to the most lethal hitter in baseball, and you best not miss. J.D. Martinez taught that lesson to Orioles rookie Yefry Ramirez the hard way on Saturday night. On the 10th pitch — and eighth slider — of a fourth-inning at-bat, Martinez blasted a middle-of-the-zone slider from Ramirez a projected 419 … MLB News Index

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LeBron's Lakers lead NBA with 43 national TV games in 2018-19

LeBron James equals ratings. NBA fans will be seeing plenty of the Los Angeles Lakers during nationally-televised broadcasts throughout the 2018-19 season. In fact, James and Co. will lead the entire Association with a whopping 43 appearances on ESPN, NBA TV, ABC, and TNT. The reigning two-… NBA | theScore

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Woodland edges Fowler, takes first-day lead at Bellerive with 64

ST. LOUIS– Kansas-bred Gary Woodland felt right at home in enemy territory and delivered his best performance in a major Thursday at the PGA Championship. Woodland used his power to birdie the two par 5s on the soft turf of Bellerive, and he relied on a new grip and new confidence in his putter for everything else on his way ...

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First-half goals lead Germany over China PR

Germany scored a pair of first-half goals, as they defeated China PR 2-0 at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 in Saint-Malo on Thursday afternoon. After an even start to this Group D contest at the Stade de Marville, the Germans broke the deadlock just after the half-hour mark. Giulia Gwinn took a through ball from Stefanie Sanders ...

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