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Orioles lose to Chisox 3-2 in opener of doubleheader

Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Tyler Wilson delivers against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader Thursday, May 28, 2015, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Summoned to pitch in a doubleheader that wasn’t on the original schedule, Orioles rookie Tyler Wilson was reminded of a lesson he no doubt learned in Little League: Don’t walk the leadoff hitter.

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Sharks officially announce Peter DeBoer hired as new coach

In this Dec. 21, 2013, file photo, then-New Jersey Devils head coach Peter DeBoer directs his team in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals in Washington. The San Jose Sharks will hire Peter DeBoer as their new head coach.  A person familiar with the search said Wednesday, May 27, 2015,  that DeBoer will be formally introduced later this week. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team had not announced the hire yet. ESPN first reported the move.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks have officially hired former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd McLellan.

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Walker supports key parts of reported Bucks arena deal

Gov. Scott Walker discusses ongoing state budget negotiations on Thursday, May 28, 2015, in Portage, Wis. Walker says he remains opposed to a vehicle registration fee increase or gas tax hike to help pay for state highway construction and repair in Wisconsin. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer)

PORTAGE, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker spoke in favor Thursday of key elements of a reported deal fora new $500 million arena for the Milwaukee Bucks that includes raising taxes on Milwaukee County hotel rooms and rental cars.

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5 Players to watch at the Under-20 World Cup

In this Feb. 8, 2015 file photo, Argentina's Giovanni Simeone, is awarded the top scorer trophy at the end of the South America Under-20 soccer championship in Montevideo, Uruguay. The FIFA Under-20 World Cup which starts in New Zealand on Saturday, May 30, will be a showcase of the new generation of talent that will populate those leagues in years to come.  (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico,File)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Five players to watch at the FIFA Under-20 World Cup, which kicks off Saturday in New Zealand:

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Dodgers’ offense sputters in 3-2 loss to Braves

Atlanta Braves' Andrelton Simmons, left, scores on a wild pitch as Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Adam Liberatore misses the throw to the plate during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke did his part for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night. The same can’t be said for the Dodgers offense or bullpen.

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