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Twins look to reignite winning streak

Mike Pelfrey had a splendid debut for the Minnesota Twins while winning his first start since Tommy John surgery. Jeremy Guthrie was just as strong in his first outing this…

White Sox walk off with win in desert finale

Appearing in a Cactus League game for the first time since being released and re-signed earlier this week, Daisuke Matsuzaka tossed 5 1/3 quality innings for the Indians on Wednesday…

Murray and Serena advance in Miami, Venus withdraws

Top ranked Serena overcame a slow start to turn away Japan’s Ayumi Morita 6-3 6-3 in third round play, but Venus was forced to withdraw from the tournament with a…

Madrid fight back with flurry of goals

Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Gonzalo Higuain, with his second of the game, netted in a six-minute spell and substitute Karim Benzema notched a fifth goal at the end to…

Indian Wells: Djokovic d. Dimitrov

For eight games, it looked as if Baby Federer—a.k.a., former world junior No. 1 Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria—had grown up at last. Playing his second career match against Novak Djokovic,…

Steelers to meet with Steve Breaston Tuesday

Free agent wide receiver Steve Breaston has a two-day free agency tour planned, and the first stop is in his hometown of Pittsburgh. Breaston will reportedly meet today with the…