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Inside: The Week In Sports


The Red Sox have lost two stars to injury, but their depth still makes them the favorite to win it all • The truth behind the Angels' somewhat misleading AL West dominance

Jake Deitchler, 18, becomes the first high school Greco-Roman wrestler to make the U.S. team since '76 • Two for the aged: Thirtysomethings reign at the U.S. wrestling and judo trials

Running on fumes, Dale Earnhardt Jr. hangs on at Michigan • Boy wonder Joey Logano, 18, becomes the youngest to win a Nationwide race • Kyle Busch makes another enemy

Shortstop Yunel Escobar (left) and second baseman Kelly Johnson of the Braves choreographed their leaps, but the more impressive feet, in this case, belonged to the Cubs' Derrek Lee, who motored in safely with a double in Chicago's 3--2 win on June 12.


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