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Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado strikes out against Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon to end the ninth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 18, 2015, in Denver. The Phillies won 4-3. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

“We need to tighten up our approach with two strikes,” said Rockies manager Walt Weiss, whose team has dropped six straight at home. “You can’t miss your pitch when you get it early in the count.”

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CARBONDALE | Team scores and individual results from the first round of the Class 4A girls state golf tournament played on May 18, 2015, at River Valley Ranch in Carbondale.

Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert rubs the face of American Pharoah as the Preakness-winning colt gets a bath outside the stakes barn Sunday, May 17, 2015, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore.  (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

“I understand,” Baffert said. “It just shows the respect they have for American Pharoah. It’s something you can’t control. You have to earn it, just like he earned it in the weather yesterday. I’ve seen a lot of great horses leave here and (lose) in the Belmont — Smarty Jones, Big Brown, Real Quiet, Silver Charm, Funny Cide. I’ll Have Another (in 2012). You just don’t know.”

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LOVELAND | Team scores and individual results from the first round of the Class 5A girls state golf tournament played on May 18, 2015, at The Olde Course in Loveland.

In this Monday, Nov. 15, 2010 photo provided by Tomas Ovalle, extreme athlete Dean Potter stands in front of El Capitan after a speed climbing attempt up El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, Calif. Potter, renowned for his daring and sometimes rogue climbs and BASE jumps, and his climbing partner Graham Hunt were killed Saturday, May 16, 2015 after jumping from a 7,500-foot promontory called Taft Point in Yosemite National Park.  (AP Photo/Tomas Ovalle)

“I love the idea that I can change the worst possible thing to the best possible thing: dying to flying,” Potter says in “Fly or Die,” a documentary about his wingsuit jumps that can be seen on National Geographic’s website.

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