Andrew Vaughn crushed two homers and had five RBIs, and Korey Lee added a tape-measure blast Cal routed Utah 13-6 and completed a three-game sweep in Salt Lake City.
The Bears (27-15, 13-8 Pac-12) connected for a season-high five home runs and tied their season high in runs. Cameron Eden homered and finished just a double short of the cycle.
The Bears won for the 16th time in their past 20 games. The Utes fell to 12-28, 4-20.
• Second-ranked Stanford (34-8, 17-4 Pac-12) could not complete a three-game sweep at USC (20-24-1, 9-11-1), falling 4-2. Will Matthiessen’s homer accounted for the Cardinal’s runs. Stanford and Cal meet in a three-game series at Evans Diamond beginning Friday night.
Some Derby bettors
will get refunds
Bettors who wagered on Maximum Security in the Kentucky Derby with Churchill Downs’ online wagering service, only to see the colt get disqualified for interference, will receive partial refunds.
Twinspires.com tweeted that it will give back up to $10 to anyone who bet on Maximum Security to win in Saturday’s Derby. The company said $6,212,046 was bet on the colt to win.
Maximum Security also had $1,495,408 bet to place and $1,272,082 wagered to show, so the disqualification cost those bettors about $9 million.
Country House, a 65-1 shot, was moved up to first place from second. The colt paid $132.40, $56.60 and $24.60. Twinspires.com says $520,907 was wagered on Country House to win.
Motor sports: The NASCAR Cup race at Dover International Speedway in Delaware was postponed by rain and will be run on Monday. Chase Elliott, last week’s winner at Talladega, won the pole and will lead the field to green at 9:01 p.m. PDT.
Soccer: Manchester United will have to settle for the Europa League next season after a dismal end to this season reached another low. The Premier League’s top-four picture crystalized as Chelsea earned a 3-0 home win against Watford, and United and Arsenal were held to 1-1 draws. It means Chelsea is guaranteed to finish at least fourth — earning a coveted Champions League spot after a year in the Europa League — and United no longer can end up better than fifth.
Tennis: Top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece defeated Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 7-6 (4) in the Estoril Open final to earn his first clay-court title.
• Cristian Garin of Chile defeated Matteo Berrettini 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (1) to win the Munich Open final, less than a month after he picked up his first ATP title in Houston.
• Naomi Osaka won her opening match at the Madrid Open, Caroline Wozniacki withdrew because of injury and Garbine Muguruza was upset by Petra Martic in straight sets.
College tennis: No. 3 Stanford carried its momentum from doubles into singles, defeating No. 31 Syracuse 4-1 in the second round of the NCAA championships at Taube Family Tennis Stadium. Stanford (24-1) improved to 46-5 during the month of May since 2010, a stretch that has produced four NCAA titles (2010, 2013, 2016, 2018).
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