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Ford cannot accept “reduced performance” from 2019 Mustang

Chevrolet made the perfect start with its new Camaro by winning the season-opening Daytona 500 but has taken victory just once since, while the Ford Fusion, the oldest car on the grid, has often been the benchmark in 2018.  Toyota has taken 11 wins to Ford’s nine in the 22 races so far this season, but it was accused of ...

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Jays' Estrada keeps Mariners at bay with dominating performance

Marco Estrada baffled Seattle’s struggling bats with his mix of offspeed pitches, taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning and leading the Toronto Blue Jays to a 5-1 win over the Mariners on Saturday night. Estrada (5-8) was masterful with his changeup, keeping the Mariners guessing all night. He didn’t give up a hit until Mitch Haniger’s one-out double just ...

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Chase Elliott hopes Sunday's performance was more than “dumb luck”

No one was more surprised with Chase Elliott’s performance Sunday at New Hampshire than himself. Hendrick Motorsports, Elliott included, has not exactly been setting the world on fire with their performance this season but Elliott certainly turned heads Sunday, picking up his first stage win of 2018 and leading 23 laps before coming away with a fifth-place finish. Elliott qualified ...

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Red Sox reach 60 wins after Sale's dominant 12-strikeout performance

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Chris Sale struck out 12 in six innings, Mookie Betts, J.D. Martinez and Xander Bogaerts homered, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 10-5 on Friday night. Sale’s 16-inning scoreless streak was snapped by Alcides Escobar’s two-out RBI single in the second, but that was it for the skidding Royals against the ace ...

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Stenhouse: “Tough conversations” held on Roush team performance

It’s been a year since Ricky Stenhouse Jr.’s last Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series victory. He believes he’ll be in contention again in Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway, the site of his most recent race win. But his Roush Fenway Racing organization still has a ways to go to become competitive week-in and week-out during the ...

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Reds sweep Royals with another stellar pitching performance

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Tyler Mahle is pitching well in June. Then again, most everyone is pitching well against the Kansas City Royals this month. Mahle allowed three hits while working into the seventh, Adam Duvall hit a ninth-inning grand slam and the Cincinna… FOX Sports Digital

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