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140th Preakness Stakes
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American Pharoah Wins Preakness, Can Capture Triple Crown At Belmont

Race favorite American Pharoah ran through a driving rain to win the 140th Preakness Stakes on a muddy track at Pimlico Race Course near Baltimore on Saturday.

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Denny Hamlin Wins NASCAR All-Star Race in Charlotte

Denny Hamlin outran Kevin Harvick to win the NASCAR All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. on Saturday night.

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My Day At Minnesota Twins Fantasy Camp

98.1 Minnesota's New Country doesn't carry the Minnesota Twins games, but our sister station 1240 WJON does -- and that was my ticket (along with my brother-in-law) into the Twins' Radio Affiliates Fantasy Camp yesterday at Target Field; and it was all kinds of awesome!

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SCSU Baseball Falls in NCAA Opener

Top seeded St. Cloud State Baseball lost 10-4 to 6th seeded Henderson State in the first round of the NCAA Division II tournament at Joe Faber Field in St. Cloud Friday. Henderson State scored 2 runs in the 1st inning, 3 in the 5th and 5 in the 8th inning.

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Baseball Bonanza Scheduled For St. Cloud Area Today

If you are a baseball fan in Central Minnesota, it simply does not get any better than Friday. With rain forcing the rescheduling of the NCAA Division II Central Regional at Joe Faber Field Thursday, the schedule for Friday is stacked with baseball games at multiple levels of competition.

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Johnnie Baseball Eliminated From NCAAs

The St. John's Baseball team lost 2-0 Thursday in an elimination game to UW-Whitewater in LaCrosse, Wisconsin. The Johnnies outhit Whitewater 8-6. Whitewater scored single runs in the 7th and 9th innings. Aaron Pfaff had 3 hits and Tom Druk had 2 hits for St. John's.

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Twins Take Down Detroit Wednesday

The Twins and Tigers will wrap up their three-game series Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park. First pitch on WJON is scheduled for 12:08 PM, with pregame coverage starting at 11:30 AM.

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Helio Castroneves Survives Horrifying Indy 500 Practice Crash

Helio Castroneves should consider himself lucky.

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Johnnie Baseball Drops NCAA Tourney Opener

The St. John's baseball team lost 4-2 to Coe College of Iowa in La Crosse, Wisconsin today in their first game of the NCAA Division III tournament at the Midwest Regional. St. John's scored a run in the first inning but Coe came back with 2 runs in the 2nd inning and 2 more in the 4th.

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Prep Baseball; Apollo Sweeps Tech

Prep Baseball

Apollo 10, Tech 8 (8 innings)
Apollo 5, Tech 4
Rocori, 10, Willmar 0
Rocori 11, Willmar 0
Fergus Falls 7, Sartell-St. Stephen 6
Cathedral 6, Albany 1
Foley 10, Milaca 2

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Tigers Edge Twins 2-1 in 10 Innings

The Twins lost 2-1 in 10 innings in Detroit to the Tigers Tuesday night. Ian Kinsler drove in Anthony Gose in the 10th inning with a single to end the game. The lone Twins' run came in the 8th inning when Danny Santana tripled and Torii Hunter drove him in with a sacrifice fly.

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Twins Fantasy Camp For Me Tomorrow At Target Field

Tomorrow my brother-in-law and I will be in downtown Minneapolis at a one-day Minnesota Twins Fantasy Camp -- fielding, hitting, and pitching at Target Field. We're pretty excited about it, but I might be too sore to get out of bed on Thursday morning (or Friday of that matter).

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