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Herrera gives Mexico friendly lead

In preparation for the Copa America, Eduardo Herrera's first-half goal has given El Tri a lead over Guatemala in an international friendly.

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Sources: Hoiberg, Bulls working on 5-year deal

The Bulls are negotiating a five-year deal with Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg to become their next head coach with the expectation it will get done by the middle of next week at the latest.

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Dominik: Watt, Beckham among 32-team FAs

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USWNT not playing like a unit

Kate Markgraf and Kristine Lilly called the 0-0 draw vs. South Korea disappointing: "There's such quality there, on paper, and we've seen it in training. And it just wasn't able to translate from a bunch of individuals into chemistry. ... I think they can find it, ... but it's alarming what can happen if you don't have it."


Dodgers' drought reaches historic level

Los Angeles will attempt to end a 37 inning scoreless road slump -- the 2nd longest streak since the Dodgers joined the NL in 1890 -- tonight vs. the Cardinals and the undefeated Michael Wacha. But for now, first pitch has been slightly delayed by weather. Follow live

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Burnside: Kesler just what Ducks needed

No team will advance to the Stanley Cup finals because of one player. The game is too fast, too complex; the lines separating success and failure too fine for it to be that simple. But the prickly Ryan Kesler just might be the perfect piece to Anaheim's Cup puzzle. 'A force to be reckoned with'

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Encore in store for Hamilton?

Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton socked his first two homers of the season Friday night -- he did this just once in 240 career games with the Angels. But Hamilton must deal with Red Sox lefty Wade Miley tonight. Follow live

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Final: United States 0, South Korea 0

The U.S. women's national team drew nil-nil in their final tune-up before the World Cup. Today's international friendly preceded the USWNT's World Cup opener vs. Australia on June 8. Box score


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#USWNT has played three scoreless draws in 11 games since December. Before that, they hadn't had one in 120 games since Nov. 2008.

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#USWNT is shut out at home for the first time in 60 games, since Nov. 2008, a 0-0 draw against...South Korea.

Munoz wins Indy race in rainy Detroit

Carlos Munoz, the 2013 Indy 500 runner-up, won his first career IndyCar race on Saturday after storms stopped the race 47 laps into the scheduled 70-lap race on the street course at Belle Isle. There will be a second race on the same course tomorrow.


Bulls' coaching hire getting detailed

The Bulls are negotiating a 5-year deal with Iowa State's Fred Hoiberg to become their next head coach, with the expectation it will get done by the middle of next week at the latest, multiple league sources told ESPN's Andy Katz and Nick Friedell. Who replaces Hoiberg?


Keuchel dominates White Sox

Dallas Keuchel's amazing start continues, as he pitched a 4-hit shutout and struck out 11, while Evan Gattis and Chris Carter hit back-to-back homers in the 8th as the Astros won 3-0. Box score


Back to the DL for Strasburg

Neck tightness has landed Nats SP Stephen Strasburg on the DL for the fourth time in his career. He can only hope it's a short stint like in 2013.


WATCH: Messi's individual effort

Here's the Lionel Messi goal everyone is talking about. Barcelona's fans went understandably nuts after a 3-1 win.


Barcelona trio makes Spanish history

With three more goals today vs. Athletic Bilbao, Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar have combined for a record 120 goals this season. This passes a 2011-12 record set by Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzem and Gonzalo Higuain. 3-headed monster

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Attendance for today's send-off game for #USWNT at Red Bull Arena: 26,467 Attendance for send-off game in 2011 at Red Bull Arena: 5,852

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