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Yusuke Suzuki sets national record in men’s 50-km race walk

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 22:48
Yusuke Suzuki broke the Japanese 50-kilometer walk record at the national championships on Sunday, boosting hopes of a record medal haul by the host nation ...

Deteriorating Pimlico to lose 6,670 seats for Preakness

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 22:46
The northern grandstand at Pimlico Race Course has significantly deteriorated and will be closed for the Preakness Stakes in May.The Stronach Group said Saturday that ...

Orioles’ Chris Davis ends 0-for-54 skid in win over Red Sox

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 22:46
Chris Davis ended his record slump at 0 for 54 and drew applause from rival fans at Fenway Park, getting three hits and driving in ...

Yuki Togashi nails clutch jumper in closing seconds to propel Jets past rival Alvark

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 06:51
Yuki Togashi didn’t have his best shooting game on Saturday.It wasn’t even close to his best game. But he kept shooting, never losing faith in ...

Marinos, Grampus deliver entertaining duel from start to finish in 1-1 draw

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 06:03
Fans of conservative, defensive soccer would have done well to steer clear of Nissan Stadium on Saturday night.That left plenty of room for everyone else ...

Bradie Tennell’s stellar free skate secures World Team Trophy title for U.S.

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 05:38
A strong performance by Bradie Tennell helped the United States win the World Team Trophy on Saturday at Marine Messe.The U.S. captured the biennial competition ...

Carp lefty Hiroki Tokoda tosses first career complete-game victory

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 03:51
Hiroki Tokoda went the distance and tossed his first pro complete-game victory on Saturday as the Hiroshima Carp snapped a five-game losing streak with a ...

Yuya Kubo scores first goal since joining Nuremberg

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 02:58
Kubo scores first goal for NurembergSoccer kyodo — Striker Yuya Kubo on Friday scored his first goal since joining German first-division side Nuremberg in a ...

Phillies’ Jake Arrieta notches 100th career victory against reeling Marlins

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 02:38
Jake Arrieta’s 100th career victory left him in a mood to look back — and ahead.“On to 200,” the 33-year-old right-hander said. That sounds good ...

Luke Walton gone after three seasons coaching the Lakers

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 02:32
Luke Walton is out as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers after three losing seasons.Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka announced Walton’s departure Friday, three days ...

Blue Jackets stun Lightning again

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 01:59
The Columbus Blue Jackets are making a serious bid to knock the team with the best regular-season record out of the playoffs.Matt Duchene had a ...

As countdown to 2020 Paralympics reaches 500 days, Tokyo making positive strides, IPC chief says

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 01:36
With 500 days to go until the 2020 Paralympic Games, International Paralympic Committee President Andrew Parsons says Tokyo organizers have made great strides but must ...

Pictograms for 2020 Paralympics unveiled

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 00:42
The organizing committee of the Tokyo Games on Saturday unveiled a set of pictograms to be used to represent the different Paralympic sports, as Japan ...

Forrest Gregg, legendary lineman for mighty Packers teams, dies at 85

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 00:13
Forrest Gregg, the great Hall of Fame lineman for the mighty Green Bay Packers of the 1960s that Vince Lombardi called the “finest player I ...

Rui Hachimura wins Julius Erving Award

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 22:33
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura was named the recipient of the Julius Erving Award as the best small forward in the nation at the College Basketball Awards ...

Tiger moves into contention at Masters; five tied for lead

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 22:09
Tiger Woods made the largest logjam in Masters history look even bigger by making Augusta National sound as loud as ever.Even on a Friday, in ...

Giants hitters give ace Tomoyuki Sugano a big boost in series-opening win over Swallows

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 07:08
Tomoyuki Sugano said his pitching was just “so-so.”The Tokyo Yakult Swallows and their red-hot lineup might beg to differ. The Yomiuri Giants ace held the ...

Chen, Zhou excel again as U.S. takes commanding lead at World Team Trophy

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 06:51
The powerful tandem of world champion Nathan Chen and world bronze medalist Vincent Zhou helped the United States open up a big lead on the ...

Toyama holds off Yokohama in series opener

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 06:09
The Yokohama B-Corsairs faced a 58-43 deficit at halftime in Friday’s series opener against the Toyama Grouses.They dominated the third quarter, pulling in front by ...

Padres blow lead, recover to defeat D-backs

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 04:54
Manuel Margot hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning and the San Diego Padres bounced back after blowing a late five-run lead to beat ...

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