Order Fall Sports’ Posters Now

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BATON ROUGE — Official posters for LSU Football, Soccer and Volleyball have arrived and are available for pick-up or online order for those who cannot be on campus for games this fall or the annual Fan Day to be held Aug. 10.

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Order Fall Sports’ Posters Now

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BATON ROUGE — Official posters for LSU Football, Soccer and Volleyball have arrived and are available for pick-up or online order for those who cannot be on campus for games this fall or the annual Fan Day to be held Aug. 10.

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Hyun-Jin Ryu pitches his 3rd straight win as Dodgers beat Giants 4-3 (plus other NL scores)

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SAN FRANCISCO — Carl Crawford hit an RBI triple to back Hyun-Jin Ryu’s third straight victory, and the division-leading Los Angeles Dodgers completed a sweep of

the San Francisco Giants with a 4-3 victory Sunday night.

Ryu (12-5) moved within two wins of his rookie total last year and improved to 4-1 in five outings at AT&T Park, where in one dominant weekend the Dodgers made quite a statement to take over the NL West’s top

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Tickets Available for Six Football Games

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BATON ROUGE – Due to returns from visiting teams, a limited number of tickets are currently on sale to the general public for six LSU home games in 2014, associate athletic director for ticket operations Brian Broussard announced.

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Several local prospects shine at Tulane football camp

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The turf at Tad Gormley Stadium was filled with high school football prospects on Saturday morning for Tulane’s final summer football camp.

Among those that participated

were two rising senior prep quarterbacks, who were playing a different position. Curtis quarterback Myles Washington and Newman signal caller Jabiari Tyler battled the heat Saturday with the wide receivers in individual drills.

Washington impressed with his speed and hands as he used both during wide receiver individual drills.

“Today

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Cam Newton says he’s still not 100 percent | NFC South links

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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton said Friday that he is still not fully recovered from the ankle surgery he underwent in March.

Newton told reporters during

the team’s fan fest in Charlotte.

“I can’t stress enough that I’m not 100 percent yet. I’m treating it day in and day out,” Newton said. “But the truth of the matter is I’m happy to be out here to see the production – not only from the offensive

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David Price, Tampa Bay Rays beat Boston Red Sox 6-4 for 8th straight victory, plus more MLB scores

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — David Price won his sixth start in a row, Evan Longoria hit a three-run double and the Tampa Bay Rays earned

their eighth straight victory, beating the Boston Red Sox 6-4 on Friday night.

The Red Sox lost their fourth consecutive game.

Price (11-7) struck out 10 over eight innings. He tied the team record shared by Matt Moore and Scott Kazmir for victories in consecutive starts.

This was Price’s first

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Athletics annihilate Astros, 13-1, plus more MLB scores

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OAKLAND, Calif. — Brandon Moss hit a grand slam and the Oakland Athletics gave Jeff Samardzija more run support Thursday than he has had all season

in a 13-1 victory over the Houston Astros.

Jed Lowrie had three hits and drove in a run for the A’s, who have the best record (63-38) in baseball and are a season-best 25 games over .500.

Chris Carter hit a home run for the Astros, who fell to 2-4

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New Orleans rated No. 14 toughest city to play high school football in website’s rankings

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New Orleans may not have the population to match such major cities as Los Angeles or New York City, but the wealth of top recruits Louisiana

produces each year along with storied powerhouse programs certainly puts the Crescent City in the conversation of one of the toughest areas to play prep football in the nation.

MaxPreps supported that Wednesday in its top 25 list ranking the toughest cities for high school football in 2013

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Tigers’ bats wear down Diamondbacks for 11-5 win (plus other MLB scores)

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PHOENIX — Miguel Cabrera hit a three-run homer, Austin Jackson a three-run double and the Detroit Tigers wore out the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 11-5 slugfest

Wednesday.

Detroit roughed up Trevor Cahill (1-7), going up 7-0 after four innings behind Jackson’s big hit and three RBIs by Alex Avila.

Arizona clawed its way back against Anibal Sanchez (7-4), scoring three runs off him in the fifth and two more over the next two innings.

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Fournette First High Schooler to Win Corbett Award

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NEW ORLEANS – LSU freshman running back Leonard Fournette has been named the winner of the 2013-14 James J. Corbett Award, which is presented annually to Louisiana's top male amateur athlete, the Greater New Orleans Sports Awards Committee announced on Wednesday.

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