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Correa answers boos with go-ahead HR, Twins top Yanks 4-3 – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Correa responded to booing Yankees fans with a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat New York 4-3 on Thursday night to avoid a four-game sweep. Correa’s two-out drive off former Fordham pitcher Greg Weissert followed an unsuccessful video review called by the Yankees after what New York thought should have been the third out. The Yankees maintained Wandy
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Orioles top Blue Jays 9-6 in heated matchup of AL contenders – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] BALTIMORE (AP) — Adley Rutschman hit a bases-loaded double during a five-run third inning, and the Baltimore Orioles rebounded with a 9-6 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night in a heated game in which both benches briefly emptied in the middle of the seventh. The Orioles pulled within 3 1/2 games of Toronto for the last American League wild card. They were swept by the Blue
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Carlos Correa, Dylan Bundy shine as Twins top White Sox 5-1 – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Correa homered for Minnesota and Dylan Bundy shut down Chicago once again, helping the Twins beat the White Sox 5-1 on Sunday. Jose Miranda added a two-run double in the ninth inning as Minnesota salvaged the finale of the weekend series. Max Kepler scored on Kendall Graveman’s wild pitch in the eighth, and Jhoan Duran turned in some impressive relief work. The Twins finished with
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Steve Torrence wins Pep Boys NHRA Top Fuel All-Star Callout

INDIANAPOLIS -- Steve Torrence won the Pep Boys NHRA Top Fuel All-Star Callout specialty race Saturday at Lucas Oil Raceway as part of the NHRA U.S. Nationals.In the final round of the specialty event with a total purse of $130,000, Torrence, the four-time defending series champion, had a 3.692-second run at 329.02 mph to slip past points leader Brittany Force."First, tons of respect for Brittany Force and that team because
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AP Top 25 Takeaways:

Maybe Georgia was underrated. The defending national champions came into the season ranked No. 3 in the country and hardly overlooked behind No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Ohio State. But after losing 15 players to the NFL draft, including nearly half a defense in the first round, it seemed fair to bake in a […] Source link
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McCullers sharp again, pitches into 6th as Astros top Angels – Winnipeg Free Press

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Lance McCullers Jr. continued to impress in his return from a forearm flexor strain, pitching into the sixth inning as the Houston Astros finished off a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night. In just fourth start this season, McCullers (2-1) gave up two runs on six hits in 5 2/3 innings with four walks and seven strikeouts. Jeremy Pena had an RBI
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Judge hits 51st HR as Yankees snap skid, top Angels 7-4 – Winnipeg Free Press

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Aaron Judge hit a three-run shot in the fourth inning for his 51st homer of the season, and the New York Yankees snapped their three-game losing streak with a 7-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night. Judge connected for the second straight night at Angel Stadium, driving a high fastball from Mike Mayers (1-1) into the elevated right-field stands. An Orange County crowd
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Southwood’s Orr top Manitoban after Day 1 – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] The first round of the Canadian women’s mid-amateur and senior championships teed off Tuesday. Southwood Golf & Country Club’s Rhonda Orr didn’t have the start to the tournament she wanted but paces the 24 Manitobans in the field after shooting a 7-over par 79. “Definitely disappointing, but, that’s golf,” said Orr after her round.MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS files Rhonda Orr is the top Manitoban after the first
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Some of college football’s top star duos/trios in 2022 – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] Alabama quarterback Bryce Young and linebacker Will Anderson Jr. are perhaps the most well-known teammates in college football these days. But there are plenty of other star duos and triosaround the country. Here are a few: — Clemson defensive linemen Bryan Bresee (first-team) and Myles Murphy (second-team) are both preseason AP All-Americans. Murphy has 11 sacks, and five forced fumbles in 25 games, starting 16 of them. Bresee only
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Sanchez scores twice as Marseille wins 3-0 at Nice to go top – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] PARIS (AP) — Coach Igor Tudor’s new-look Marseille is looking good as Alexis Sanchez scored twice and his team won 3-0 at southern rival Nice to move provisionally top of the French league on Sunday. Defending champion Paris Saint-Germain has the chance to restore its two-point lead with a home win over Monaco later Sunday. Nice recruited strongly, bringing in established Premier League players like goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel, midfielder