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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.
Professional Thorns set standard for NWSL attendance Thorns set standard for NWSL attendance (Video)
Last season the Portland Thorns won a championship and surprised the soccer world by drawing more than 13,000 fans per game. Now they're looking to do it all over again.

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