Updated: June 19, 2013, 9:41 AM ET
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A previously elusive figure in the Biogenesis performance-enhancing drug scandal has spoken out, saying clinic founder Anthony Bosch paid a visit to Alex Rodriguez during last year's ALCS after the New York Yankees slugger sought his help amid a 1-for-9 slump.
Porter Fischer, who was been described in some clinic documents as being a marketing director before having an apparent falling out with Bosch last year, also told the Miami New ...
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Associated PressOMAHA, Neb. -- Home runs are few and far between at the College World Series these days, which made Brian Holberton's first-inning shot all the more important for North Carolina.Holberton staked freshman starter Trent Thornton to a two-run lead before he even took the mound Tuesday, and No. 1 national seed Carolina went on to beat LSU 4-2 in an elimination game."We certainly are happy to have survived this one," Tar Heels c ...
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ARLINGTON, Texas -- Brandon Moss and John Jaso homered off Yu Darvish and the AL West-leading Oakland Athletics beat Texas 6-2 on Tuesday night.Jarrod Parker (6-6) limited the Rangers to two runs and three hits over seven innings to improve to 4-0 his last five starts.
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PHILADELPHIA -- Cliff Lee is doing his best to stay in Philadelphia and turn the Phillies into a contender.
Lee struck out nine in eight impressive innings, Michael Young tied a career high with three doubles and the Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 Tuesday night.
Lee (9-2) allowed two runs and five hits to win his fifth straight decision. The three-time All-Star lefty ...
Updated: June 19, 2013, 10:03 AM ET
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Tony Gonzalez said Tuesday that the biggest factor in his decision to return to the Atlanta Falcons for the 2013 season was his 12-year-old son, Nikko, who persuaded him to continue playing rather than retire from the NFL.
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DETROIT -- After homering off Justin Verlander for the third time this month, Baltimore's J.J. Hardy was at a loss for words.
"Speechless," he said. "I couldn't tell you how it happened or what happened. I feel like I just kind of blacked out -- and I'm happy about it."
Hardy and Adam Jones went deep against the Detroit ace, and Manny Machado added a double and two sparkling plays at third base to lead the Orio ...