Sports Minute: Here is the latest Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and Washington DC sports news from The Associated Press
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Aníbal Sánchez pitched five-plus innings and Matt Adams homered to help the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 5-3 and improve to 33-14 since May 24, best in the majors over that span. Sánchez scored the go-ahead...

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Friday, July 19th 2019, 11:21 PM EDT
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Friday, July 19th 2019, 10:13 PM EDT
Elena Delle Donne returns to help Mystics top Fever in OT
Elena Delle Donne returns to help Mystics top Fever in OT

Elena Delle Donne scored 28 points, Kristi Toliver had six of her 17 in overtime and the Washington Mystics beat the Indiana Fever 95-88 on Friday night.

Friday, July 19th 2019, 9:33 PM EDT
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Friday, July 19th 2019, 12:48 AM EDT
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Thursday, July 18th 2019, 10:44 PM EDT
Rodríguez scores 2 goals, Rooney gets 11th, United wins
Rodríguez scores 2 goals, Rooney gets 11th, United wins

Lucas Rodríguez had two goals, Wayne Rooney scored his 11th of the season and D.C. United beat expansion FC Cincinnati 4-1 on Thursday night.

Thursday, July 18th 2019, 10:20 PM EDT
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Thursday, July 18th 2019, 9:16 PM EDT
The Latest: Duke handing offense to QB Quentin Harris
The Latest: Duke handing offense to QB Quentin Harris

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Thursday, July 18th 2019, 10:27 AM EDT
ACC media days wrap with always-uncertain Coastal Division
ACC media days wrap with always-uncertain Coastal Division

The Atlantic Coast Conference concludes its preseason media days Thursday with a focus on the always unpredictable Coastal Division.

Thursday, July 18th 2019, 4:11 AM EDT
Nationals' bullpen collapse gives Orioles 9-2 victory
Nationals' bullpen collapse gives Orioles 9-2 victory

Trey Mancini hit two home runs and Baltimore pummeled the Washington Nationals' ineffective bullpen in a 9-2 victory Wednesday night that provided the Orioles with a split of the two-game interleague series.

Wednesday, July 17th 2019, 11:47 PM EDT
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Wednesday, July 17th 2019, 9:15 PM EDT
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Wednesday, July 17th 2019, 7:15 PM EDT
The Latest: 'Stunt double' fills in for Clemson quarterback
The Latest: 'Stunt double' fills in for Clemson quarterback

The Latest on ACC media days (all times local):

Wednesday, July 17th 2019, 12:26 PM EDT
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Tuesday, July 16th 2019, 10:14 PM EDT
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Tuesday, July 16th 2019, 9:14 PM EDT
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Tuesday, July 16th 2019, 7:14 PM EDT
Capitals re-sign winger Jakub Vrana in 2-year deal
Capitals re-sign winger Jakub Vrana in 2-year deal

The Capitals have re-signed winger Jakub Vrana to a $6.7 million, two-year contract, the biggest item left on Washington's offseason checklist.

Tuesday, July 16th 2019, 4:39 PM EDT
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Monday, July 15th 2019, 10:46 PM EDT
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Monday, July 15th 2019, 7:13 PM EDT
Redskins QB Alex Smith sheds leg brace 8 months after injury
Redskins QB Alex Smith sheds leg brace 8 months after injury

Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith has finally shed the massive brace on his right leg eight months after breaking his tibia and fibula in gruesome fashion.

Monday, July 15th 2019, 3:01 PM EDT
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Sunday, July 14th 2019, 10:16 PM EDT
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Sunday, July 14th 2019, 8:56 PM EDT
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Sunday, July 14th 2019, 8:52 PM EDT
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Sunday, July 14th 2019, 7:16 PM EDT
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Sunday, July 14th 2019, 6:12 PM EDT
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Sunday, July 14th 2019, 5:48 PM EDT
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Saturday, July 13th 2019, 10:15 PM EDT
Colson has 17, Aces hand Mystics 3rd straight loss 85-81
Colson has 17, Aces hand Mystics 3rd straight loss 85-81

A'ja Wilson and Sydney Colson each scored 17 points and the Las Vegas Aces handed the Washington Mystics their third straight loss, 85-81 on Saturday night.

Saturday, July 13th 2019, 10:07 PM EDT
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Saturday, July 13th 2019, 9:15 PM EDT
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Friday, July 12th 2019, 10:42 PM EDT
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Friday, July 12th 2019, 10:14 PM EDT
Amarikwa scores late, DC United ties Revolution 2-2
Amarikwa scores late, DC United ties Revolution 2-2

Quincy Amarikwa volleyed home Wayne Rooney's free kick in the 86th minute, helping D.C. United tie the 10-man New England Revolution 2-2 on Friday night.

Friday, July 12th 2019, 9:34 PM EDT
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Friday, July 12th 2019, 7:50 PM EDT
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Friday, July 12th 2019, 7:14 PM EDT
Scherzer's next start pushed back because of sore back
Scherzer's next start pushed back because of sore back

The Washington Nationals are pushing back Max Scherzer's next start because the ace right-hander is dealing with back soreness.

Friday, July 12th 2019, 5:02 PM EDT
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Thursday, July 11th 2019, 10:46 PM EDT
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Thursday, July 11th 2019, 10:14 PM EDT
Former New York Jets coach Walt Michaels dies at 89
Former New York Jets coach Walt Michaels dies at 89

Walt Michaels, the former New York Jets coach who retired following the 1982 season after leading the team to the AFC title game, has died. He was 89.

Thursday, July 11th 2019, 8:13 PM EDT
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Thursday, July 11th 2019, 6:53 PM EDT
ACC adds Boston, San Diego to bowl destinations for 2020-25
Thursday, July 11th 2019, 5:17 PM EDT
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Wednesday, July 10th 2019, 6:56 PM EDT
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Tuesday, July 9th 2019, 6:39 PM EDT
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Tuesday, July 9th 2019, 6:31 PM EDT
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Monday, July 8th 2019, 11:14 PM EDT
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Monday, July 8th 2019, 10:14 PM EDT
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Monday, July 8th 2019, 7:41 PM EDT
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Sunday, July 7th 2019, 10:16 PM EDT
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Sunday, July 7th 2019, 6:36 PM EDT
Nationals use 3-run eighth to beat Royals 5-2 and win series
Nationals use 3-run eighth to beat Royals 5-2 and win series

Anthony Rendon doubled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, Brian Dozier and Victor Robles homered, and the Washington Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 Sunday to ride a wave of momentum into the All-Star...

Sunday, July 7th 2019, 4:24 PM EDT
Thornton pitches 6 shutout innings, Jays beat Orioles 6-1
Thornton pitches 6 shutout innings, Jays beat Orioles 6-1

Trent Thornton pitched six shutout innings to win for the first time in four starts, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit a two-run home run and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.

Sunday, July 7th 2019, 4:08 PM EDT
Scherzer cites back injury for All-Star Game withdrawal
Scherzer cites back injury for All-Star Game withdrawal

Max Scherzer won't pitch in the All-Star Game because of a back injury, although the ace right-hander intends to represent the Washington Nationals on the sideline Monday and Tuesday in Cleveland.

Sunday, July 7th 2019, 1:15 PM EDT
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Saturday, July 6th 2019, 10:15 PM EDT