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Dodgers’ Ethier Retries After 12 Seasons in the Big Leagues

Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier officially announced his retirement from baseball Friday during an on-field ceremony. Ethier played all 12 of his major league seasons with the Dodgers, making his debut in 2006, less than five months after he was acquired in an offseason trade from the Oakland Athletics. He hit 162 career home runs with 1,367 hits and appeared in ...

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Atlanta 5-0 vs Mets’ deGrom despite 4 Runs in 33 Innings

Atlanta has four runs in 33 innings against Jacob deGrom this season and is 5-0 against him. “He knows that those guys are out there trying to score runs for him every night and it’s just not happening,” Mets manager Mickey Callaway said after the Braves beat deGrom and the New York Mets 2-1 Friday night. Johan Camargo homered in ...

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Fernando Alonso Takes Another Shot at a Motorsport Triple Crown

In the early days of postwar auto racing, it was not unusual for the best drivers to make guest appearances in other series, winning Formula One grands prix and entering small events and regional championships. As Formula One became more professional, with increased investment from sponsors and governments, teams began to insist that their drivers concentrate on the sport that ...

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Lightning Thwart Bruins Stars and Even the Series

Brayden Point had an empty-net goal and three assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning found a way to slow Boston’s high-scoring line of Patrice Bergeron, David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand and beat the Bruins, 4-2, in Game 2 of their second-round Eastern Conference playoff series on Monday night. The victory evened the matchup between the top two teams in the ...

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Braves Youth Movement Looks Grown Up in Win Over Mets

The Washington Nationals claimed the National League East title last season with 97 wins. The Miami Marlins, Atlanta Braves, Philadelphia Phillies and Mets each lost at least 85 games. It was one of just two divisions in baseball that featured only one winning team. If the first full month of the 2018 season was a harbinger, things may be flipped ...

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Pornanong Phatlum, Ranked No. 97, Leads the Women’s British Open

Pornanong Phatlum of Thailand is standing out at the Women’s British Open for more than just her pink golf ball. Pornanong, ranked 97th, has yet to drop a shot in two straight rounds of five-under-par 67 that will give her a one-stroke lead heading into the weekend at the Open, the year’s fourth major. While Minjee Lee and Mamiko Higa, ...

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