Tigers lose 2 pitchers to injuries, beat KC

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Detroit starter Matthew Boyd and reliever Alex Lange both exited with injuries and the Tigers still ended a three-game losing streak, beating the Kansas City Royals 10-3 Monday night. Willi Castro, Robbie Grossman and Niko Goodrum homered for Detroit. Miguel Cabrera ...

Vegas opens Stanley Cup semifinals with 4-1 win over Canadiens

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens' rich history didn't mean much when it came to facing upstart Vegas Golden Knights on Monday night. Shea Theodore had a goal and an assist, Marc-Andre Fleury made 28 saves and the Golden Knights beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 in the first game of the ...

Peterson: Jordan had it right about NBA

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One of the most accurate statements ever made about the current National Basketball Association came from perhaps its finest player ever.  When asked how today’s NBA teams would match up against his Chicago Bulls, Michael Jordan responded. “It would probably be close for awhile, but ...

Metraux rebounds to win IRC

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HARRIS — To say Morgane Metraux has high standards is an understatement. Upset by her first bogey of the weekend, the Switzerland native rebounded here Sunday to win her first Symetra Tour golf tournament with a sterling finish. “The first couple of holes, I was a little nervous,” she ...

Mickelson running out of time for US Open title

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SAN DIEGO — Phil Mickelson accepted a special exemption from the USGA with reason to believe this might be his last shot to finally win a U.S. Open. Now he gets five more years, courtesy of his stunning victory last month at the PGA Championship that made him the oldest winner in 161 years ...