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Punch Out: Bowyer, Newman end All-Star Race with fight

[ad_1] CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Clint Bowyer had a lot more to say to Ryan Newman after the checkered flag flew at the NASCAR All-Star Race. He made sure his fists sent that message. Bowyer rushed Newman’s car after the cool-down lap, frantically trying to land blows through the window while Newman had his helmet on after the race ended before crew members separated them. The two had tangled on
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‘The horse deserved it’ — War of Will’s Preakness win is Derby redemption

[ad_1] BALTIMORE -- For Mother's Day, War of Will trainer Mark Casse and his wife, Tina, were shopping in Orlando -- hardly a die-hard horse racing community, by his standards -- when an employee in a shoe store asked Casse where he got his sneakers.As soon as Casse said Louisville, Kentucky, the employee started opining about the controversial finish of the Kentucky Derby that disqualified winner Maximum Security, who veered
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Bowyer, Kyle Busch head field at NASCAR All-Star Race

[ad_1] CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Larson got a push to the front from Kevin Harvick in the final stage, then held off the defending champion to win the NASCAR All-Star Race on Saturday night. Larson wasn’t part of the elite field when the day began, racing his way in by winning the Monster Energy Open earlier at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Now, he’s got $1 million for the win and
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Mets’ Callaway — ‘Can’t worry’ about job security

[ad_1] Following a second straight loss to the last-place Marlins in Miami, New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway addressed increasing speculation that his job is in jeopardy.The Mets fell a season-worst four games under .500 after being held to one hit in Saturday's 2-0 loss.The Marlins, with the worst record in the majors, beat the Mets for the second straight day after entering the series with a seven-game losing streak."I'm
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The Latest: Byron moves into NASCAR All-Star Race

[ad_1] CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR All-Star Race (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Kyle Larson got a push to the front from Kevin Harvick in the final stage, then held off the defending champion to win the NASCAR All-Star Race on Saturday night. Larson advanced into the prime-time spectacle by winning the Monster Energy Open earlier at Charlotte Motor Speedway, then kept near the top until
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How he broke MLS’ all-time goals record

[ad_1] Chris Wondolowski's pursuit of Landon Donovan's record for the most goals in MLS regular-season history (145) proved to be a metaphor for his entire career.You knew the San Jose Earthquakes forward was there, you could sense his presence. But then your thoughts drifted elsewhere, dazzled perhaps by the record-breaking exploits of Atlanta United's Josef Martinez or Zlatan Ibrahimovic's latest golazo for the LA Galaxy. At which point, Wondolowski would