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Strasburg, Nats handle slumping Rockies

Strasburg, Nats handle slumping Rockies

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jun 21, 2013
Stephen Strasburg struck out nine over seven innings, Ian Desmond homered in the seventh to help give the righty his first win in June and the Washington Nationals beat the slumping Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Friday night.
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  • Sharp(e) disagreement on Broncos’ Mt. Rushmore

    Sharp(e) disagreement on Broncos’ Mt. Rushmore

    profootballtalk.com Jun 21, 2013
    Lately, Pro Football Talk on NBCSN and PFT Planet had been in consistent agreement regarding the Mt. Rushmores of multiple teams. Key words: Had been. On Friday, the two sides differed when it comes to half of the Broncos Mt. Rushmore. Sure, we agreed o…
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  • PFT on NBCSN: Terrell Davis, Broncos/Chargers Mt. Rushmore

    PFT on NBCSN: Terrell Davis, Broncos/Chargers Mt. Rushmore

    profootballtalk.com Jun 21, 2013
    Floyd Little was a guest on PFT Live Friday and we’ve got more of the Hall of Famer’s chat with Mike Florio on Friday’s edition of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN. He’s not the only iconic Broncos running back on the program, however. Terrell Davis will also…
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  • Why Baseball Needs Troy Tulowitzki

    Why Baseball Needs Troy Tulowitzki

    deadspin.com Jun 21, 2013
    On Monday night, the Colorado Rockies lost to the Blue Jays. Despite getting a strong effort from starter Jorge De La Rosa, the Rockies just couldn't muster any offense—they went 0-for-8 with runners in scoring position—and eventually fell 2-0. Tuesday,…
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  • Game 7 will haunt Spurs, but don't write their epitaph just yet

    Game 7 will haunt Spurs, but don't write their epitaph just yet

    CNNSI.com Jun 21, 2013
    A narrow loss in the Finals will haunt the Spurs, and the team has some decisions to make in the offseason. But that doesn't mean it's time to write them off, writes Chris Mannix.
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  • Eight in the Box: Secondary status check

    Eight in the Box: Secondary status check

    ESPN.com Jun 21, 2013
    How does each AFC West team look in the secondary, and what still needs to be done? Denver Broncos: The Broncos are set in the secondary. Denver added key pieces throughout the roster as it tries to make a Super Bowl run. It signed Dominique Rodgers-Cro…
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  • Middle of Broncos' pass protection weakened in wake of J.D. Wal…

    Middle of Broncos' pass protection weakened in wake of J.D. Walton's surgery

    denverpost.com Jun 21, 2013
    The Broncos have done so much to position themselves as a Super Bowl favorite just three years after the franchise finished the 2010 season 4-12. But the offensive line remains their biggest question mark.
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  • Oswalt solid but drops debut vs. Nationals

    Oswalt solid but drops debut vs. Nationals

    MLB.com Jun 21, 2013
    On Thursday in his first Major League start of the season, Roy Oswalt fanned 11 -- the most by a Rockies starter this season. However, he also gave up four runs on nine hits, and the Rockies lost their fourth straight, 5-1, to the Nationals.
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  • Video - Strasburg Leads Nationals Past Rockies 00:30

    Strasburg Leads Nationals Past Rockies

    Jun 21
    Stephen Strasburg struck out nine over seven innings in the Nationals' 2-1 win over the Rockies.

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  • Doc Rivers-to-Los Angeles Clippers talks off again, according to sources

    Jun 21
    The on-again, off-again talks between the Los Angeles Clippers and Boston Celtics -- this time regarding Boston coach Doc Rivers -- are off again as far as the Celtics are concerned, according to sources close to the process.