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June 22, 2009 


Tournament of Stars

1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. Tuesday, USA Baseball National Training Complex, Cary

Bryce Harper, the 16-year-old phenom from Las Vegas and recent Sports Illustrated cover boy, will play for the American Legion team in the 4 p.m. game. Harper has been called one of the best high school prospects ever. The tournament runs through Sunday.


Honduras vs. Panama

5 p.m. Sunday, WakeMed Soccer Park, Cary

The Carolina RailHawks have just one home game during the next week, so hosting a tuneup for next month's CONCACAF Gold Cup, should help fill the void. Tickets run $23 to $40. Call 919-859-5425 or go to


Durham Bulls vs. Pawtucket Red Sox

7:05 p.m. today, Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Durham

The Bulls play their last home game of the month, and it's a good one. Scott Kazmir, usually of the Tampa Bay Rays, goes against Clay Buchholz, who has spent considerable time with the Boston Red Sox.


Carolina Mudcats vs. Jacksonville Suns

7:15 p.m. Friday, Five County Stadium, Zebulon

It's fireworks night, so start the weekend with a bang as the Mudcats play the fifth game of a six-game set.

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