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Home runs, defense push Diamondbacks past Angels

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ANAHEIM, Calif. – Paul Goldschmidt hit an early two-run homer and Zack Greinke pitched seven-hit ball into the seventh inning of the Arizona Diamondbacks’ 12th victory in 16 games in June, 7-4 over the struggling Los Angeles Angels on…

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Time on Diamondbacks’ side as trade deadline approaches

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With the deadline six weeks away, the Diamondbacks look like buyers. But what should they buy?

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Diamondbacks still waiting for A.J. Pollock to heal

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Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock will have to wait at least another week before he can move forward with his rehab.

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Papá! Papá!’: Immigrant children at detention center cry for parents in heartbreaking audio

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ProPublica, a nonprofit newsroom that produces investigative journalism, posted the audio of children inside Monday afternoon.

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Report: Potential No. 1 NBA draft pick Deandre Ayton signs with Puma

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Potential No. 1 pick Deandre Ayton reportedly signed with Puma shortly after former Phoenix Hillcrest Prep and top draft prospect Marvin Bagley III.

5 things to know about Missouri State NBA Draft prospect Alize Johnson

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Alize Johnson has a chance to be the first Bear picked in the NBA Draft since 1987.

MLB All-Star Game voting update: Diamondbacks still lacking votes

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The second returns for National League voting for the 2018 MLB All-Star Game are in but the Diamondbacks are being shut out so far.

5 things to know about high-profile Mizzou NBA Draft prospect Michael Porter Jr.

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The NBA Draft begins Thursday at 6 p.m. live on ESPN and former Missouri star Michael Porter Jr. could go really high despite health concerns.

Terrell Owens, even at 44, shows he can still run an elite 40-yard dash

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Even though he's retired and a newly elected Hall of Famer, Terrell Owens' latest social media post shows he can still cover 40 yards in 4.4.

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Is Hammons Field the best Double-A park in the nation? You can vote for it in the finals

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As of 5:10 p.m. on Monday, Hammons Field was trailing Dukin' Donuts Park 54-46 percent for the best Double-A ballpark in the nation.

Shot Clock: Breaking down Max Domi trade

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Rick Morin flies solo to break down what the Max Domi trade means for the Coyotes and where the D-Backs stand as they head out on a10-game road trip.

Lanae-Tava Thomas, Chayse Ierlan named AGR Athletes of the Year

Rush-Henrietta's Lanae-Tava Thomas and Victor's Chayse Ierlan were recognized as the top Democrat and Chronicle's sports athletes of the year.

Former ASU basketball player Jamelle McMillan joining Suns staff

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Former Suns coach Alvin Gentry convinced former ASU basketball player Jamelle McMillan to accept an assistant coaching job with the Suns.

The five most popular varieties of bass boats on Ozarks waterways

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Bass Pro Shops explains the differences between the most popular different types of bass boats found on waterways around the Ozarks.

Press-Radio Dinner: Jim Thome's level swing and level head led him to Cooperstown

Hall of Fame slugger Jim Thome hits it out of the park talking baseball and life at 69th annual Press-Radio Day of Champions Dinner.

Ricky Pearsall Jr. becomes 2nd in-state 2019 football recruit to commit to ASU football

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Four days after he picked up his first Pac-12 offer, receiver Ricky Pearsall gave Arizona State a commitment on Monday to play football.

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Singing park ranger turns pop songs into conservation parodies

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Lauren Ray teaches us about floating the Buffalo River with a little help from the likes of Fleetwood Mac and Bruno Mars.

England breathes sigh of relief after uninspired win against lowly Tunisia

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When presented with chances in its World Cup opener against Tunisia, England all too often swiped at the ball like over-eager schoolboys, rather than technically proficient international stars.

Victor's Katie Sidare named state softball Player of the Year

Victor head coach Shelly Collins was named the New York State Coach of the Year. Bishop Kearney's Emily Phelan and Mackenzie Emery are first teamers.

Hurricanes swim past Greene Co., Stone Co.

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Mountain Home wins home swim meet

Monday, Jun 18

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Would Sacramento Kings seriously consider drafting Michael Porter Jr. at No. 2?

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Michael Porter Jr.'s talent is clear, but his injury history makes him a risky pick at No. 2 for the reeling Sacramento Kings.

Byron Buxton joins Red Wings for rehab assignment this week

The Twins' star center fielder broke his big toe May 30.

Yankees-Nationals: Juan Soto rips go-ahead homer in game he started in minor leagues

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So, just how much can change between the first six innings of a game and the final three? Plenty, if there's a 34-day gap in between.

10 takeaways of the NFL's offseason heading into training camps

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The NFL has an "offseason" in name only. Here's what you need to know about the last few months of moves and how they will affect the season.

Kristen Lovullo, wife of Diamondbacks' manager, accuses priest of abuse in 1990s

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Kristen Lovullo, wife of Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo, accuses a priest of inappropriate touching when she attended Catholic school in the '90s.

Barry Trotz's resignation as Capitals' head coach is about money and respect

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Barry Trotz was not going to be among the highest-paid coaches, so he will move on from the Capitals despite winning the Stanley Cup.

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Saudi Arabia's World Cup team plane catches fire in flight

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No injuries were reported and the jet landed safely as the Saudi Arabian soccer team was traveling to its next World Cup match in Russia.

Civil rights groups urge NFL to reverse rule requiring players to stand for national anthem

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Civil rights groups called on the NFL to reverse its decision to punish players who kneel during the anthem and fine teams whose players don't comply. They said the players had a right to protest police violence against people of color.

England fans go crazy over Harry Kane's goal

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It's a party in England.