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Sports Night: Lincoln baseball wins again

Prep baseball: Lincoln beats rival Placer for section three-peat

Lincoln High School wins its third consecutive Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV baseball title, rallying to beat rival Placer. Also winning section titles are Capital Christian and Valley Christian Academy.

Harper, Strickland trade punches, Nationals beat Giants 3-0

An enraged Bryce Harper charges the mound, fires his helmet and trades punches with Giants reliever Hunter Strickland after getting hit by a fastball, setting off a wild brawl during the Washington Nationals’ 3-0 victory Monday in San Francisco.

A’s: Carrasco wins again, Indians hit 3 home runs to beat Oakland

Carlos Carrasco wins his third straight decision, Edwin Encarnacion hits one of Cleveland’s three solo home runs and the Indians defeat the visiting A’s 5-3 on Monday.

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Hometown Report: Sacramento State baseball swinging for dog pile at Stanford in NCAAs

The Hornets are in an NCAA Regional for the second time in three seasons, this time facing storied Stanford. Over their heads? No way, Sacramento State players and coaches say.

He had his bike and golf bag; now he has the Memorial Amateur trophy

Alex Lee wins the Memorial Amateur Championship at Ancil Hoffman, outdueling 2014 winner Cameron Champ at the course he grew up playing.

Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

Tiger Woods says an unexpected reaction to prescription medicine led to his arrest on a DUI charge in Florida. Woods, the 14-time major champion who had back surgery five weeks ago, is arrested on suspicion of DUI on Monday morning.

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins blow 3-0 lead but hold off Predators in Game 1

Rookie Jake Guentzel fires a shot by Nashville’s Pekka Rinne with 3:17 left as the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins defeat the Nashville Predators 5-3 in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final. The Penguins lead 3-0 after one, but the Predators storm back to tie it before Guentzel’s goal.

Cavaliers vs. Warriors III brings never-before-seen twist to NBA Finals

When the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors play for the title a third year in a row, they’ll do something never done before in the NBA. Game 1 is Thursday in Oakland.

Award-winning sports writer Frank Deford dies at 78

Frank Deford, the award-winning sports writer and commentator whose elegant reportage was a staple for years at Sports Illustrated and National Public Radio, dies Sunday in Key West, Fla. He was 78.

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