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Max Scherzer fires season’s second no-no

Scherzer was one strike from a perfect game until he hit Jose Tabata in the 6-0 victory over Pittsburgh.

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Day tees off in 3rd round of US Open; bothered by dizziness

Australian Jason Day has teed off in the third round of the U.S. Open about 24 hours after collapsing at the end of his second round due to vertigo.

New York Yankees' designated hitter Alex Rodriguez hits a single in the first inning during a spring training baseball exhibition game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

A-Rod joins 3,000 Club in big way

Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit and smiled all the way around the bases as the New York Yankees beat the Detroit Tigers

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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This week’s top sports shots

Here's a look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

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Parade celebrating NBA champion Golden State Warriors kicks off

The bell sounded, the confetti flew and a parade 40 years in the making set off to celebrate the Golden State Warriors' NBA championship.

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Player behind ‘ The Blind Side’ isn’t a fan of the movie

The football star whose life story inspired Sandra Bullock's "The Blind Side" has grown to despise the Oscar-nominated movie.

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Astros GM denies faulty password protection

Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow says the notion that poor password protection is to blame for a computer hack of his team's player database is "absolutely false."

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Warriors reflect before championship parade

In a rare moment of glory, Oakland will shine in the national spotlight Friday as the Golden State Warriors parade through the city with their NBA championship trophy.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, June 19.

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Astros’ GM Luhnow disputes details related to hacking probe

Luhnow scoffed at speculation that he was disliked in St. Louis and the hack is about revenge.

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Blackhawks get Stanley Cup celebration

Chicago has won the Stanley Cup three of the last six years.

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NBA Finals were ‘must-watch’ TV

The battle between the Warriors and the Cavs drew the highest TV ratings in over a decade.

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Cheating ingrained in baseball long before alleged Cardinals hack

The practice has been romanticized because of the many uncomplicated - and often hilarious - ways to beat the system.

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Divided feelings among players on U.S. Open venue

The par-70 course features the biggest elevation changes ever seen at a U.S. Ope course and is likely to test players to the full.

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Fans pack Chicago streets to celebrate Stanley Cup

The streets of downtown Chicago were a sea of red as hundreds of thousands of fans celebrated the Blackhawks' Stanley Cup championship - the third for the team in six years.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, June 18.

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Attorney: Cards’ higher ups not involved in hacking

High-level executives of the St. Louis Cardinals were not involved in the hacking of the Houston Astros' player personnel database, according to an attorney hired by Cardinals.

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel reacts after being selected by the Cleveland Browns as the 22nd pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft, Thursday, May 8, 2014, in New York.

Browns’ Manziel: ‘Johnny Football took over me’

Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel says he got caught up in the hype surrounding his "Johnny Football" persona and hopes to close a regrettable chapter in his life.

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Warriors return to Bay Area as NBA champions

The Golden State Warriors are back in the Bay Area as NBA champions for the first time in 40 years.

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Pronger, Lidstrom, Fedorov, Ruggiero among Hockey Hall picks

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Stanley Cup winners Nicklas Lidstrom, Chris Pronger and Sergei Fedorov and former NHL star Phil Housley are among the seven newcomers in the Hockey Hall of Fame.

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Wade elects to become free agent, may leave Heat

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) runs around the court to fire up fans before the Heat met the Washington Wizards in an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in Miami.

The three-time champion and 11-time All-Star announced his decision Monday through a spokesperson

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Watch the Rolling Stones play ‘Beast of Burden’ with Ed Sheeran

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The rockers brought the "Thinking Out Loud" hitmaker onstage during their Kansas City show.

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‘Top Gun 2′ is coming and it includes drones

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Maverick is back for a new generation of high-flying fun.

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Hewitt plays last match at Wimbledon

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Hewitt has said he will retire from the sport after next year's Australian Open.

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