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Finch homers as U.S. wins opener

Updated: July 23, 2010, 12:47 AM ET
Associated Press

OKLAHOMA CITY -- With time running out on her softball career, Jennie Finch is savoring every swing. Especially when she sends another ball flying over the outfield fence.

Finch hit a two-run homer in her first at-bat after announcing she'll retire from softball, leading the United States to a 9-0 victory against Canada on Thursday night in the opening game of the World Cup of Softball.

"I'm just trying to enjoy the moment," Finch said. "Normally, I would have probably had a little ...

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