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Bumgarner earns 1st victory with 8 shutout innings, drives in winning run

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Madison Bumgarner pitched eight innings of three-hit ball for his first win of the season, Mark Melancon earned his first save in a year and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 3-0 on Thursday night. The Giants won for the fourth time in five games and sent the last-place Padres to their fifth straight ...

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Erik Jones: Winning Daytona would be huge

Yes, we know that a victory in the July 7 Coke Zero Sugar 400 doesn’t carry quite the cachet of the NASCAR season-opening Daytona 500, but winning a race at Daytona International Speedway — any race — is on the bucket list of every stock car driver. To 22-year-old Erik Jones, the Michigan native who is in his sophomore season ...

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Blue Jays' winning streak ends at 4 games with loss in Tampa Bay

Jake Bauers’ first career home run highlighted a big night for Rays rookies. Bauers put Tampa Bay ahead in the fourth inning and the Rays went on to an 8-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night. Bauers and fellow 22-year-old Willy Adames drove in four runs, and left-hander Ryan Yarbough pitched six innings to help the Rays win for only the second time in ...

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Baffert has winning day, 3 times over, at Belmont Stakes

NEW YORK (AP) Bob Baffert made himself right at home at Belmont Park again. Not only did Justify give the 65-year-old trainer his second Triple Crown in four years on Saturday, but for the second straight year, Baffert came away with a win in every race he had an entry on the day of the Belmont Stakes. Abel Tasman won ...

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