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America’s Cup teams vote to downsize boats

SAN DIEGO (AP) — America’s Cup teams have voted to reduce the size of boats to be sailed in the 2017 regatta in Bermuda, a cost-cutting move that could lead to the two strongest challengers dropping out.

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Guthrie strong over 6 innings, Royals beat Padres 4-1

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie pitched six strong innings in his final tuneup before sliding into the No. 5 spot in Kansas City’s rotation, and the Royals beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 Tuesday night.

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Murray earns 500th win by beating Anderson at Miami Open

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, returns to Alexandr Dolgopolo, of Ukraine, at the Miami Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Before the first set ended Tuesday, Novak Djokovic had busted a racket in anger, drawn jeers from the crowd and received two code violations, which cost him a point penalty.

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Canucks win 2nd straight, beat Predators 5-4 in shootout

Vancouver Canucks left wing Alex Burrows (14) is congratulated by Bo Horvat (53) and Yannick Weber (6), of Switzerland, after Burrows scored a goal against the Nashville Predators in the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. At right is Predators center Craig Smith (15). The Canucks won 5-4 in a shootout. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vancouver Canucks coach Willie Desjardins didn’t really get an explanation why Kevin Bieksa and Alexandre Burrows were ejected late in regulation.

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Randle sets record, leads Stanford past ODU in NIT semis

Stanford's Chasson Randle (5) protects the ball from Old Dominion's Jordan Baker during the first half of a semifinal at the NIT college basketball tournament Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Chasson Randle had 24 points to become Stanford’s all-time leading scorer and carry the Cardinal to a 67-60 victory over Old Dominion in the NIT semifinals Tuesday.

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