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  1. Yasiel Puig plays the leading man in the Dodgers’ delayed 6-2 victory over the Twins — July 26, 2017
  2. There’s still no timetable for Clayton Kershaw’s return to the mound for the Dodgers — July 26, 2017
  3. Joke’s on them: Rams team up with the Laugh Factory in Battle for L.A. — July 26, 2017
  4. Joke’s on them: Rams team up with the Laugh Factory in Battle for L.A. — July 26, 2017
  5. Angels report: With Alex Meyer out, they have few options for a starting pitcher — July 26, 2017

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Jul 26

Yasiel Puig plays the leading man in the Dodgers’ delayed 6-2 victory over the Twins

Justin Turner is the redhead with the easy smile that belies the lethal bat. Corey Seager is the steady hand, Cody Bellinger the dashing newcomer, Alex Wood the confident understudy, and Kenley Jansen the man who turns out the lights, night after night…

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Jul 26

There’s still no timetable for Clayton Kershaw’s return to the mound for the Dodgers

The Dodgers did not have much to say Tuesday about Clayton Kershaw’s back injury. Kershaw and team officials met Monday with Dr. Robert Watkins, a back specialist, but neither the pitcher nor front-office executives have met with reporters since then. Manager Dave Roberts said Kershaw is taking medication

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Jul 26

Joke’s on them: Rams team up with the Laugh Factory in Battle for L.A.

The headline of the news release made it look as if the Rams were celebrating their on-field incompetence, as the four-win team announced a partnership with the Laugh Factory. Kidding aside, the agreement between the last-place football team and the le…

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Jul 26

Joke’s on them: Rams team up with the Laugh Factory in Battle for L.A.

The headline of the news release made it look as if the Rams were celebrating their on-field incompetence, as the four-win team announced a partnership with the Laugh Factory. Kidding aside, the agreement between the last-place football team and the le…

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Jul 26

Angels report: With Alex Meyer out, they have few options for a starting pitcher

The Angels have a vacant rotation spot and little time to find someone to fill it. Inflammation in Alex Meyer’s throwing shoulder forced the team to place the 27-year-old right-hander on the disabled list. For now, they have four starters on their roster. They will need a fifth come Saturday in Toronto

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Jul 26

Robert Griffin III auditions for Chargers, but Colin Kaepernick continues to be the bigger story

The Chargers will be the latest NFL team to learn that sins of omission in this league, at this time, are just as powerful as sins of commission. Tuesday, they worked out Robert Griffin III, a former Heisman Trophy winner trying to resuscitate his care…

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Jul 25

NFL: Denver Broncos bring back former coach Gary Kubiak in scouting role

Gary Kubiak’s separation from the NFL is over. Kubiak is returning to the Denver Broncos in a scouting capacity seven months after stepping down as their head coach over health concerns . Kubiak will serve as a senior personnel adviser, scouting college and pro players. He’ll be based out of

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Jul 25

Angels place Alex Meyer on disabled list

The Angels placed right-hander Alex Meyer on the 10-day disabled list Monday, citing a recurrence of the shoulder inflammation that has plagued him in the past. The 27-year-old recorded the best start of his career Wednesday against Washington. Facing …

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Jul 25

NBA: Former MVP Derrick Rose set to join Cavaliers

Free agent Derrick Rose agreed Monday to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, a person familiar with the decision told the Associated Press. Rose, a former NBA most valuable player who has battled knee injuries, will get a one-year contract at the veteran’s minimum of $2.1 million, said the person

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Jul 25

With Kershaw on the shelf, it’s time for Dodgers management to make a bold move

With his best player hurting and the future of this special season teetering, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts initially claimed Monday that he was not going to lobby management to make a move to prop up Clayton Kershaw’s aching back. “I can’t put the pressure on, I’m not going to put the pressure

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Jul 25

MLB: Braves’ Jaime Garcia traded to Twins

Hoping to bolster their rotation for a playoff run, the Minnesota Twins on Monday acquired left-hander Jaime Garcia, along with catcher Anthony Recker and cash considerations, from the Atlanta Braves for minor league right-hander Huascar Ynoa. The 31-y…

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Jul 25

Angels mailbag: What is happening with one week until the trade deadline?

What is up, Angels fans? What an interesting situation in which your favorite team has found itself. Through 100 games, the Angels are 49-51, on a 79-win pace for a full season. Odds-making machines give them no more than a 10% chance of winning a wild…

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Jul 24

John Kundla, Hall of Fame coach who led Minneapolis Lakers to 5 NBA championships, dies at 101

Before Phil Jackson and Pat Riley, before Gregg Popovich and Larry Brown, even before Red Auerbach, there was John Kundla. Kundla, the Hall of Fame coach who led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships, died Sunday. He was 101. Son Tom Kundla …

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Jul 24

MLB: Stephen Strasburg has to leave game

Washington right-hander Stephen Strasburg left his start Sunday against the Arizona Diamondbacks after two innings because he wasn’t able to get loose, the Nationals announced. Strasburg had problems with his command in the second inning, walking the Nos. 8 and 9 batters in the Arizona lineup. Strasburg

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Jul 23

Kasey Kahne snaps victory drought winning six-hour marathon Brickyard 400

Kasey Kahne needed a break Sunday — and got it. The 37-year-old driver barely reached the overtime line before the last caution flag came out in a crash-marred Brickyard 400, allowing Kahne to complete a six-hour marathon and snap a long winless streak. He crossed the yard of bricks under caution with

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Jul 23

Juiced ball or not, it’s rarely all-or-nothing for the Red Sox’s Mookie Betts when it comes to hitting

Whether it’s juiced baseballs or an increase in launch angles or hitters taking more of an all-or-nothing approach at the plate, players are hitting home runs and striking out at a record pace this season. The 1,101 homers hit in June were the most in any calendar month in major-league history and

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