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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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5 tough decisions looming on the All-Star Ballot

The 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot voting is underway, which can only mean one thing: It’s time to argue about the 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot! • VOTE: 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot Plenty will transpire to influence the rosters for the July 17 All-Star Game presented by MasterCard at Nationals Park, but for now here’s a ...

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NBA Finals: Warriors will again be tough to beat

A position-by-position look at the matchups in the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers: Centre: Kevon Looney vs. Tristan Thompson. An afterthought much of the season, Thompson rejoined the Cleveland rotation in the playoffs and has provided the Cavaliers with 6.1 points and 6.1 rebounds per game. Warriors coach Steve Kerr went with Looney against Houston ...

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LEADING OFF: Astros-Indians again, Mets limp to tough trip

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: YOU AGAIN Houston’s Charlie Morton and Cleveland’s Mike Clevinger get a rematch of their most recent outing when the Astros and Indians begin a series at Progressive Field. Morton (6-0, 1.94 ERA) pitched Houston to a 4-1 victory last Friday, striking out eight over seven innings. Clevinger (3-1, 2.87) got his ...

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Cards face tough task against Arrieta, Phillies (May 18, 2018)

After a 7-5 win Wednesday at Minnesota in the last game of a six-road trip, the St. Louis Cardinals returned to their offensive malaise Thursday night. In a 6-2 loss at home to the Philadelphia Phillies, St. Louis stranded 11 men, seven in the last three innings. It was the sixth time in nine games that the Cardinals had lost, ...

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