Katie Smith thrilled to be part of Hall of Fame class

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Katie Smith has been running around the women's Final Four all weekend, serving as the unofficial hostess of the sport's biggest event.

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  • Written by DOUG FEINBERG , AP Basketball Writer

Gordon, Haniger homer in Mariners' 5-4 win over Indians

SEATTLE (AP) — Dee Gordon isn't known for hitting home runs, and before this year he'd never played the outfield. But on Sunday, his power and his glove in center field led the Seattle Mariners to a 5-4 win against the Cleveland Indians.

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New Australia coach reflects on USA Gymnastics abuse scandal

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Mihai Brestyan was shocked and angry when he discovered one his star athletes was among the victims in a sexual abuse scandal that plunged USA Gymnastics into crisis.

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