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American Pharoah 1-5 favorite for Haskell in 8-horse field

OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a field of eight 3-year-olds for Sunday's $1.75 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.

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AP Investigation: Olympic teams to swim, boat in Rio's filth

 

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Athletes in next year's Summer Olympics here will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human feces that they risk becoming violently ill and unable to compete in the games, an Associated Press investigation has found.

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Bruce homers to back DeSclafani as Reds blank Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Reds may have finally figured out the secret to beating the Cardinals at Busch Stadium: Don't let them score.

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Indians avoid winless homestand, beat Royals 12-1

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians found the perfect way to avoid a winless homestand.

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Russia suspended from basketball by FIBA for infighting

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Basketball Federation was suspended Wednesday by FIBA, meaning it could miss the European Championship that doubles as an Olympic qualifier.

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Browns motivated by lack of national respect

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Everywhere he's looked, Browns coach Mike Pettine has seen his team picked to finish no higher than fourth in the brutal, four-team AFC North.

"I saw one that had us fifth," he joked.

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AP source: Indians trade outfielder Moss to Cardinals

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the trade says the Indians have dealt outfielder Brandon Moss to the St. Louis Cardinals. In return, Cleveland will receive minor league pitcher Rob Kaminsky.

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Boston's bummer summer: Sox slump, Olympics snub, Brady out

BOSTON (AP) — After the winter of their discontent, it's been one bummer of a summer for Bostonians.

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