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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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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Three Louisiana players named to MaxPreps Preseason Junior All-American Football Team

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CBS MaxPreps named Mykel Jones, Willie Allen and Devin White to the CBS MaxPreps Preseason Junior All-American Football Team on Wednesday, July 23.

Of the three,

Allen (Curtis) is the top-ranked on the NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Fantastic 40 Class of 2016 rankings at No. 4. The 6-foot-6, 290-pound offensive lineman has offers from both LSU and Alabama, as do Jones and White.

Playing at wide receiver, the 6-foot, 175-pound Jones (Patterson) made 47 catches for

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LSU Gives Media Tour of South End Expansion

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BATON ROUGE – Members of the media got their first in-depth look at the new south endzone expansion of Tiger Stadium on Tuesday afternoon, touring the new 320,000-square foot addition with LSU vice chancellor and director of athletics Joe Alleva.

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LSU’s Tiger Stadium South end zone expansion one month from completion

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LSU isn’t quite finished building it. Tigers’ athletic director Joe Alleva knows they will come, at least on Sept. 6.

“They’ll be here; I have no

doubts,” Alleva said Tuesday during a media tour of the $ 80 million expansion of Tiger Stadium’s South end zone upper deck, which will propel capacity to 102,321, second largest in the SEC and fifth in the nation.

LSU’s first chance to fill it will come Sept. 6 in the home

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Miles Returns to ESPN ‘Car Wash’ on Monday

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BATON ROUGE – LSU coach Les Miles will join six other coaches from the Southeastern Conference in Bristol, Conn., on Monday as the 10th-year head coach will spend the day at ESPN going through the "Car Wash."

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Jul 15, Vanderbilt Commodores Surprise their own Fans as Much as Anyone – College Baseball Champions

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In the history of all things men’s sports at Vanderbilt, there has never been a National Championship. They’ve done a lot of great things, but National
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LSU’s Tiger Stadium (102,321)

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"It's Saturday Night in Death Valley and Here Come Your Fighting Tigers of LSU! …"

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Jul 17, South Carolina Will Win the SEC in 2014

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The Western division has a lot of contenders this year. You have the usual with Alabama and LSU being good teams, but of course this year we worry about
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Tulane legend Andy Cannizaro heads to LSU for the next phase of his baseball odyssey

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There aren’t a lot of angles that Andy Cannizaro hasn’t seen the LSU-Tulane baseball relationship from. Now, though, the New Orleans native who was reared in

Mandeville and spent most of the first 30 years of his life chasing a boyhood dream will get a chance to see the Tigers from an intensely up-close-and-personal perch.

From the time he could stand in a batter’s box and take a mighty swing of a toddler, the 35-year-old Cannizaro

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