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Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe return to USWNT for World Cup, Olympic qualifiers

Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe return to USWNT for World Cup, Olympic qualifiers

Placeholder while article actions load Vlatko Andonovski, coach of the U.S. women’s national soccer team, used the past six months to test young players and gain a better understanding of his talent pool before the World Cup and Olympic qualifying tournament this summer. Although some veterans were left out of that process, Andonovski swore they …

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Miguel Cabrera, Alex Faedo come up big in Detroit Tigers victory

Miguel Cabrera, Alex Faedo come up big in Detroit Tigers victory

Pittsburgh — Miguel Cabrera is going to have to start speaking for himself pretty soon because everybody else is running out of ways to explain what he’s been able to do at age 39.  “There’s 3,000-plus hits there,” manager AJ Hinch said, shrugging. “He’s incredible in these big moments.” Cabrera lined a single up the …

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Alex Faedo's homecoming a success, Tigers edge Rays 3-2 on Harold Castro's late homer

Alex Faedo’s homecoming a success, Tigers edge Rays 3-2 on Harold Castro’s late homer

St. Petersburg, Fla. — AJ Hinch nailed it before the game. He was asked about rookie Alex Faedo’s anxiety level as he prepared to make his third start and his first ever as a big-leaguer in his hometown, against the team he grew up rooting for. “Honestly, I think the people around him are more nervous …

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