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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Alabama sports news from The Associated Press

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Dan Uggla hit two home runs, including a grand slam in the ninth inning Monday night that lifted the Atlanta Braves to a wild 9-6 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. Evan Gattis also homered twice as the Braves won their fourth straight. The teams combined for five homers and 12 runs in the final two innings.

ATLANTA (AP) - Chris Douglas-Roberts dribbled into the lane and sank a short jumper as time expired, and the Charlotte Bobcats overcame a 15-point deficit in the final period to beat the Atlanta Hawks 95-93 Monday night. Al Jefferson had 27 points and 15 rebounds for Charlotte.

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Chiney Ogwumike has been selected as the No. 1 pick by the Connecticut Sun in the WNBA draft. Ogwumike on Monday night joined her sister Nneka, drafted by Los Angeles in 2012, as the only siblings to be chosen No. 1 in the WNBA.

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - NASCAR team owner Gene Haas says he plans to field an American-based Formula One racing series team within the next two years. The team will be called Haas Formula, he said Monday at a news conference.

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