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|Yohan Blake beats|
Usain Bolt twice
The National League was swinging their bats yesterday as the Philadelphia Phillies was defeated by the Miami Marlins 5-2 as Giancarlo Stanton belted his 19th homer, the Washington Nationals were crushed the Atlanta Braves 8-4 as Gio Gonzalez won his 11th start, the Arizona Diamondbacks lost by a run 2-1 to the Milwaukee Brewers, the defending St. Louis Cardinals edged out the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-4 as Yadier Molina went yard, the San Diego Padres SHUT OUT the Colorado Rockies 2-0 as Kip Wells notches his first win since 2009, while the Houston Astros were also SHUT OUT by the Chicago Cubs 3-0 as Jeff Baker drove in 2 RBI’s, the Cincinnati Reds lost to the San Francisco Giants Angel Pagan doubled in the 9th to help the cause and the New York Mets were hammered by the LA Dodgers 8-3 as Clayton Kershaw struck out 9.
Major League Soccer had several games as Toronto FC played to a 1-1 tie against the New York Red Bulls, DC United SHUT OUT the Montreal Impact 3-0, the New England Revolution drew a 2-2 against the Seattle Sounders FC, the Columbus Crew SHUT OUT Real Salt Lake 2-0, while the Houston Dynamo got past the Philadelphia Union 2-1, the Colorado Rapids SHUT OUT the Portland Timbers and the San Jose Earthquakes edged out the LA Galaxy 4-3.
After rallying from five strokes back, Ai Miyazato held on to win the Walmart Northwest Arkansas Championship with a purse of $2 million dollars by one stroke over Azahara Munoz.
For your London Summer Olympics, fellow Jamaican Yohan Blake not beat Usain Bolt in the 100 meter, but he also pushed Bolt aside in the 200 meter, Wallace Spearmon easily won his 200 meter yesterday to punch his ticket for that in the London games, Jeneba Tarmoh and Allyson Felix will compete in a run-off in the 100 meter tonight to break a dead heat 3rd place finish to determine which woman will join the team in that event for the London Games, but in the 200, Allyson Felix won with a personal-best 21.69 seconds and finally, after winning in the 200m, Michael Phelps will compete again in eight Olympic events.
For your NFL Quick Hits, on Saturday, New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma is suing the NFL in federal court, claiming commissioner Roger Goodell failed to make a timely appeal ruling regarding Vilma's season-long suspension in connection with the league's bounty investigation and he is also requesting a temporary restraining order in the event Goodells ruling takes too long, quarterback Brandon Weeden of the Cleveland Browns is holding out for a fourth guaranteed year on his rookie contract, the Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with safety Chris Hope, and finally, the Detroit Lions have given coach Jim Schwartz a multiyear contract extension.
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