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Professional Kershaw throws no-hitter, strikes out 15 Kershaw throws no-hitter, strikes out 15
After winning two Cy Young Awards in the past three seasons, Clayton Kershaw had already built a commanding reputation as the best pitcher in baseball.
Professional Dempsey, Brooks give US 2-1 win over Ghana Dempsey, Brooks give US 2-1 win over Ghana
Clint Dempsey scored one of fastest goals in World Cup history and John Brooks scored the game winner on a header in the 86th minute of a 2-1 U.S. victory over Ghana, which had knocked the Americans out of the previous two World Cups.
Professional Thorns defeat Washington Spirit 2-0
Portland Thorns FC registered a season-high 22 shots as forward Jessica McDonald and midfielder Verónica Boquete each tallied a goal in a 2-0 win against the Washington Spirit in front of 10,056 fans at Providence Park on Sunday afternoon.
Professional Thorns fall 4-1 to Boston Breakers
Portland Thorns FC were unable to overcome a three-goal halftime deficit while playing with 10 players for the final 48 minutes of the match in a 4-1 loss against the Boston Breakers on Wednesday night in front of 1,556 fans at Harvard Stadium in Allston, Mass.