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...Ted Kroll 3 and 2 in the final round to win the PGA championship.1976 - In Montreal...Armstrong becomes the second American to win cycling's showcase race. The title was...United States beats rival Japan 6-4 to win its fifth straight World Cup of Softball...
Spargo quiets Nunaka Valley bats

...defense on the field pushed Juneau to a 12-2 win in Game Three of the best-of-five championship...Spargo said. "That if we lose then they win and they get to go to Arizona and I, personally...They knew they had nothing to lose; it was win or stay home. The bats woke up and Leah...
Bigger beach volleyball fest like Rio."Walsh Jennings, Ross win opening matchesLONG BEACH, Calif. - Top-seeded...said Wednesday that Brazil was aiming to win between 27 and 30 medals in Rio, up from...Olympics. A Latin American country has yet to win a medal in the Winter Olympics.
Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on Tour victory third, was another two seconds back.The remarkable effort by Nibali, who was on track to become the first Italian to win the Tour since Marco Pantani in 1998, essentially made the real race drama about who will join him on the podium on the Champs-Elysees...
Juneau baseball All-Stars fall at tournaments

...Harwell grounded out but scored Olin Rawson.Knik put two runs across in the bottom of the seventh inning for the walk-off win.The Majors pitched Echiverri, Ludeman, Carver, Mojica, Rawson and Robinson. Ludeman, Storie, Carver, Robinson and Harwell...
Colon overpowers Seattle in New York's 3-2 win

...single to Robinson Cano in the seventh inning of the Mets' 3-2 win over the Mariners.Colon left a 2-2 fastball elevated on the...loss at Safeco field came in 2001 during the Mariners' 116-win season. ... Seattle LHP James Paxton (back) is expected...
Step Up All In

Opens Friday, Aug 8, 2014 Synopsis: A ragtag dance troupe compete to win a lucrative three-year contract at a Las Vegas casino in this installment of the energetic dance-movie franchise. Ryan Guzman, Briana Evigan, and Stephen "Twitch" Boss star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Ryan Guzman, Briana Evigan, Stephen "Twitch" Boss, Misha Gabriel, Izabella Miko Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Behaving Badly

Opens Friday, Aug 1, 2014 Synopsis: Virginal teen Rick (Nat Wolff) contends with a ravenous MILF, a drug-addicted boss, a taciturn priest, a sexy patron saint, mobsters, and his own suicidal mother in his quest to win the heart of the most beautiful student in school (Selena Gomez). ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Nat Wolff, Selena Gomez, Mary-Louise Parker, Elisabeth Shue Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

The Battered Bastards of Baseball

Opens Monday, Aug 11, 2014 Synopsis: Chapman and Maclain Way's documentary The Battered Bastards of Baseball tells the tale of the Mavericks, an independent minor league baseball team (meaning it was not affiliated with any big-league club) that formed in 1973. They fielded a squad consisting of guys who showed up for an open try out, many of whom had been cut from more reputable organizations. The ragtag team actually started to win, and their hometown of Portland ended up giving them a devoted fan base. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Dale leads Juniors All-Stars over Dimond West; Juneau Majors fall to Knik 7-6

...Gastineau Channel Little League Juniors All-Stars are now one win from the State Championship after defeating Dimond West 9-0...not," Juneau Juniors manager Joe Tompkins said. "We are one win away from going to regionals, but we are not taking it for granted...


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