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					Stony Brook, making its first appearance at the College World Series, was eliminated
Sunday with a loss to Florida State. Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s victory came almost exactly four
years to the day after his last trip to victory lane in a Sprint Cup race. Curtis Granderson
hit his 21st homer of the season and Robinson Cano added his 12th as the Yankees won
their ninth straight game. Chris Young made his third start for the Mets and lasted seven
innings, but the Mets lost for the third game in a row to Cincinnati. The plan was to make
Aroldis Chapman, the left-hander with the blazing fastball, a starter. Until the Reds
needed a reliever After going scoreless in his first two games of the European
championships, Ronaldo answered critics with two goals against the Netherlands.
Jerry Sandusky’s wife, Dorothy, could be called to testify in his defense this week. There
are hints that she initially failed to grasp the seriousness of the charges against him.
David Nalbandian injured a line judge when he kicked the plywood box surrounding his
chair and was defaulted from the Queen’s Club final During World War II, Chappuis’s
bomber was shot down, and he was hidden from the Nazis by an Italian family before
returning to play at Michigan The man who became known as Caballo Blanco took a
long, fascinating path from a furniture mover and boxer in Colorado to an ultrarunner in
the canyons of Mexico. A new policy is expected to ban those with naturally high
testosterone levels from women’s competitions, pawning a social question off onto
scientists, the authors argue. Determining gender eligibility presents a quandary for sports
officials, but there is one key element to consider: testosterone levels. A sport that is a
highlight of the Summer Games, track and field, will probably not raise its profile beyond
the closing ceremonies, but its new chief executive wants to change that. It’s hard to
exaggerate the far-reaching effect of Title IX on American society. Here are a few of the
landmarks along the timeline of women in sports, before and after the passage of the law.
During World War II, Chappuis’s bomber was shot down, and he was hidden from the
Nazis by an Italian family before returning to play at Michigan

				
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