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Clark lauds Jays for raising minors pay

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) Union head Tony Clark lauded the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday for giving minor league players a 50 percent raise, and he hopes other clubs do the same. Representatives from the players’ association visited
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Prairie View, FDU open NCAA Tournament

Prairie View A&M has turned the page since the calendar flipped to 2019, answering an 11-game losing skid by capping a scintillating 21-1 run, capped with its first tournament title in 21 years. The Southwest Athletic Conference
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Teen Andreescu wins Indian Wells title

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) Bianca Andreescu had thought herself a champion many times. Now it’s true. The 18-year-old Canadian, who practices visualization every morning, upset three-time major champion Angelique Kerber 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the BNP
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Giannis has 52 but Embiid lifts 76ers

MILWAUKEE (AP) Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, but Joel Embiid had 40 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125 on Sunday. Antetokounmpo was 15 of 26 from the
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Teen Andreescu wins Indian Wells title

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) Bianca Andreescu upset three-time major champion Angelique Kerber 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday, becoming at age 18 the first wild-card winner in tournament history. The Canadian overcame
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