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Boston Marathon opens new ‘front door’ on Boylston Street

BOSTON (AP) — A few blocks from the finish line and even closer to the spot where the second bomb exploded during the 2013 Boston Marathon, race organizers are building a combination clubhouse, interactive museum and retail store that, for the first time, gives them a year-round, public presence.

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Sharks beat Avalanche 5-1 to boost slim playoff hopes

San Jose Sharks' Scott Hannan (27) celebrates his goal with teammates on the bench alongside, teammates Joe Pavelski (8) and Brent Burns (88) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche Wednesday, April 1, 2015, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — With seven points in their past four games, the San Jose Sharks finally seem to be hitting their stride. Whether the resurgence came in time to lead them back to the playoffs remains to be seen.

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Fans give Badgers rousing send-off to Final Four rematch

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Thousands of Wisconsin fans have given the Badgers a rousing send-off for their Final Four rematch with Kentucky.

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Padres rout Samardzija and White Sox 8-2 as Shields tunes up

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — James Shields allowed three hits in three scoreless innings, Jedd Gyorko hit a three-run homer in a five-run first inning against Jeff Samardzija, and the San Diego Padres beat a Chicago White Sox split squad 8-2 Wednesday in the final game of the Cactus League season at Camelback Ranch.

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Garcia homers, Abreu has 2 more hits for White Sox in win

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Avisail Garcia homered among his three hits and drove in four runs, Jose Abreu added to his sizzling spring training with two more hits and a Chicago White Sox split squad beat the Seattle Mariners 12-4 on Wednesday.

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