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Utley has 3 hits, HR gives Phils win over Marlins

Philadelphia Phillies' Chase Utley, left, and Domonic Brown return to high-fives in the dugout after scoring on a double by Wil Nieves during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chase Utley extended his hot start with the tiebreaking homer among three hits, sparking the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday for a three-game sweep.

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Rollins homers in 10th, Phillies beat Marlins 5-4

Miami Marlins' Garrett Jones strikes out during the third inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Things are going so poorly for the Miami Marlins they’re losing runs.

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Johansen lifts Blue Jackets past Panthers, 3-2

Columbus Blue Jackets center Boone Jenner (38) skates with the puck as Florida Panthers defenseman Erik Gudbranson (44) pursues in the first period of a hockey game, Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Johansen scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period to and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Florida Panthers for the eighth straight time, 3-2 on Saturday night.

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Franklin is headliner at Penn State spring game

New Penn State head football coach James Franklin leads about 70,000 fans in the "We are Penn State" cheer between the first and second quarters of the Blue-White game in State College, Pa. The Blue squad defeated the White squad 37-0 in the 2014 Blue-White Game, Penn State's spring football scrimmage. The game was also new head coach James Franklin's first in Beaver Stadium. (AP Photo/York Daily Record, Chris Dunn)  YORK DISPATCH OUT

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — As he has been since he was hired as Penn State’s head football coach in January, James Franklin was front and center Saturday during the Nittany Lions’ Blue White Game, the scrimmage that marks the end of spring drills.

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This Date In Baseball

1914 — The first Federal League game was played in Baltimore and the Terrapins defeated Buffalo, 3-2, behind Jack Quinn. A crowd estimated at 27,000 stood 15 rows deep in the outfield to witness the return of big league baseball to Baltimore.

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