<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Sports]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usSun, 29 May 2016 15:15:17 -0400Sun, 29 May 2016 15:15:17 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Colombia to Face Haiti in Miami in Copa America Tune-Up]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 18:41:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/052716+Santiago+Arias.jpg
Soccer will once again take center stage this summer in the United States. 16 national teams from the western hemisphere will be represented in the Copa America Centenario, being played in our country for...

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<![CDATA[Braves Continue Dominance of Marlins]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 10:06:35 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-534986226.jpg
The Braves are now 5-0 against the Marlins this season after Saturday's 7-2 win

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<![CDATA[NBA Star Dejean-Jones Fatally Shot]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 05:41:15 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/052816+Bryce+Dejean+Jones.jpg
Bryce Dejean-Jones, a guard for the New Orleans Pelicans, was fatally shot after he kicked down the door of a Dallas apartment early Saturday morning, police said. The resident of the apartment, whose identity...
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<![CDATA[Lowly Braves Beat Marlins Again]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 23:00:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-534783830.jpg
The last-place Atlanta Braves are 4-0 against Miami this season after Friday's win

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<![CDATA[Taekwondo Athlete From Miami Aims for Gold in Rio Olympics]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 18:17:31 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/052716+paige+mcpherson.jpg
A Taekwondo bronze medalist from Miami is hoping for gold at this year's games in Rio.

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<![CDATA[Marlins' Fernandez Strikes Out Dozen in Win]]> Thu, 26 May 2016 16:07:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-482455238.jpg
Jose Fernandez struck out 12 Rays on Thursday as the Marlins won the Citrus Series

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<![CDATA[Dolphins' Misi Involved in Incident at Nightclub: PD]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 10:55:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/052616+koa+misi.jpg
Police responded to an incident involving Miami Dolphins linebacker Koa Misi at a Fort Lauderdale club over the weekend, authorities confirmed Thursday.

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<![CDATA[US Women's Soccer Contract Hearing]]> Thu, 26 May 2016 17:45:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Womens-Soccer-GettyImages-506466114.jpg
With the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio just months away, the World Cup-winning U.S. Women’s Soccer team is looking into the possibility of a strike as they fight for equal pay.The players’ union, which says the...

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<![CDATA[Marlins Tally 13 Hits to Top Rays]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 23:33:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-534344342.jpg
The Marlins had their bats working in their 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Planning for Super Bowl LIV in South Florida Begins]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 17:14:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/211*120/012916+sun+life+stadium.JPG
With Super Bowl 54 locked down for South Florida in 2020, attention will now turn to planning.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Awarded 2020 Super Bowl]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 22:24:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-503281536.jpg
The Dolphins and the city of Miami were awarded the 2020 Super Bowl on Tuesday

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<![CDATA[Marlins' Stanton Homers in Loss to Rays]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 15:39:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-533960748.jpg
Giancarlo Stanton who has been mired a prolonged slump hit a HR in Tuesday's loss

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<![CDATA[Gwynn's Family Sues Tobacco Ind.]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 17:41:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102871071.jpg
Tony Gwynn’s family has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the tobacco industry, claiming the Padres legend was targeted to use the smokeless tobacco that led to the cancer that killed him.The suit...

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<![CDATA[Nation's Top 12-Year-Old Boxer]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 21:03:00 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/box+GIF_19483400.gif
The highlight of 12-year-old David "Dynamite" Lopez’s life was becoming the country’s No. 1 boxer for his age and weight last year.The scrappy pre-teen now has a chance to win No.

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<![CDATA[Ichiro Collects Four Hits as Marlins Take Citrus Series Opener]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 22:28:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-533829544.jpg
Ichiro Suzuki's second four-hit game in three days helped Miami beat Tampa Bay on Monday.

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<![CDATA[MLB to Review Gay Chorus Incident]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 20:25:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/gay+men+chorus+0523.JPG
Major League Baseball will investigate why a recording of a woman singing the national anthem inadvertently played instead of the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus at a Saturday Pride Night Padres game.“We are...

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<![CDATA[Gay Men’s Chorus Silenced at Game]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 10:58:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/CLIP-SDGMC_Padres_1200x675_690991171985.jpg
Controversy brewed at Saturday's San Diego Padres game when a recording of a woman singing the national anthem played instead of the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus, which had just taken the field to sing on...

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<![CDATA[Conley Struggles as Marlins Fall to Nationals]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 16:14:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-533479132.jpg
Adam Conley walked a career-high seven hitters in Sunday's loss to the Nationals

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<![CDATA[Ichiro and Fernandez Lead Marlins to Win]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 11:05:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-533322298.jpg
Ichiro Suzuki had four hits and Jose Fernandez struck out nine in Saturday's win

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<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Preakness Day 2016]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 06:28:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/thumb-GettyImages-533294116.jpg
Take a look at photos from the 141st annual Preakness Stakes. Known as the second jewel of the Triple Crown, the race takes places two weeks after the Kentucky Derby and three weeks before the Belmont Stakes.

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<![CDATA[Jersey From Harper Fight for Sale]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 12:55:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/490330798.jpg
The jersey Bryce Harper wore when he got into a fight with Washington Nationals teammate Jonathan Papelbon is now for sale on online auction site Leland.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Unable to Overcome Early Runs in Loss]]> Fri, 20 May 2016 22:20:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527806078.jpg
The Nationals scored four runs in the second inning and its all they needed to beat Miami on Friday.

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