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Dixon loses speed late and fades to 4th in Indianapolis 500

Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, makes a pit stop during the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 24, 2015.  (AP Photo/Sam Riche)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Scott Dixon had his second Indianapolis 500 victory in sight and a powerful Chevrolet that led him to believe he could park it in victory lane.

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Foltynewicz pitches into 8th, Braves beat Brewers 2-1

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz works in the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Rookie Mike Foltynewicz pitched three-hit ball for 7 2-3 innings, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Sunday.

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Indians’ win streak reaches 6 games, Reds’ skid hits 8

Cleveland Indians' Mike Aviles is greeted Yan Gomes after Aviles scoring against the Cincinnati Reds during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, in Cleveland, Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Phil Long)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer pitched into the eighth inning and the Cleveland Indians extended their winning streak to six games with a 5-2 victory over the slumping Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.

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Juan’s World! Montoya beats Power for second Indy 500 win

Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, celebrates after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Juan Pablo Montoya insisted he had the best car in the Team Penske stable — even to his three teammates, who all believed they were legitimate contenders to win the Indianapolis 500.

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Florida State beats NC State 6-2 in ACC title game

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — John Sansone homered and Florida State beat North Carolina State 6-2 on Sunday in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game.

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