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Pair of aces: Scherzer outduels Lester in win

Pair of aces: Scherzer outduels Lester in win

ESPN.com nytimes.com Updated May 16
Max Scherzer tossed six shutout innings, outdueling Boston ace Jon Lester and leading the Detroit Tigers to a 1-0 win over the Red Sox in the opener of a three-game series Friday night.
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    Hutchison Outduels Darvish

    May 16
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    Orioles Blank Royals

    May 16
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    Tigers-Red Sox Preview

    May 16
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    May 16
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  • OKC's Ibaka (calf) likely out rest of playoffs

    May 16
    Oklahoma City Thunder power forward Serge Ibaka is expected to miss the rest of the postseason after suffering a left calf injury in Oklahoma City's series-clinching win Thursday night against the Los Angeles Clippers, the team announced Friday.