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Orioles notes: Trumbo slated for possible Monday return

Orioles slugger Mark Trumbo was out of the starting lineup for the fourth straight game on Sunday, but he was available off the bench for the team’s series finale against Tampa Bay, manager Buck Showalter said. Trumbo’s bulky right knee, which he aggravated sliding into second base during a four-hit

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Mike Trout Reduces The Yankees To Cannon Fodder

Unbelievably, Saturday morning there were things Mike Trout had not accomplished in a game of baseball. For example, he had never bunted for a home run, nor had he ever killed a dragon with a baseball bat. It turns out he had also never had a five hit …

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Here’s why the Yankees are giving Gleyber Torres the day off

Gleyber Torres is dealing with a minor left knee injury and was not in the Yankees’ lineup Sunday afternoon for their series finale against the Angels at the Stadium. Torres, who is hitting .323 with nine homers and 24 RBI since making his MLB debut in late April, tweaked the knee when he dove for

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2018 NHL Mock Draft 1.0: Dahlin is the guy

NBC Sports Boston NHL insider Joe Haggerty has finalized his first mock draft, he has a Swedish defenseman going first overall.

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Prospect Daz Cameron emerging as ‘beauty’ for Tigers

Listen for a few moments to Mike Rabelo rhapsodize about his center fielder, Daz Cameron, and you wonder if he’s talking about a baseball player or about a guy he’s promoting for Citizen of the Year. “This kid is just a beauty,” said Rabelo, the one-time Tigers catcher who, of course, 11 years

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Orioles outfielder Joey Rickard records three outfield assists Saturday

The Orioles’ 5-1 loss to Tampa Bay on Saturday could have been worse had the Rays not erased three runners with sloppy play on the base paths. For the second straight game, Tampa Bay ran into three outs on the bases. Credit Orioles right fielder Joey Rickard for some heads-up throws to make those

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Orioles on deck: What to watch Sunday at Rays, plus lineups, broadcast info and more

Orioles (17-35) vs. Rays (24-26) Where: Tropicana Field First pitch: 1:10 p.m. TV/Radio: MASN/105.7 The Fan Starting pitchers: Orioles RHP Kevin Gausman (3-3, 3.48 ERA) vs. Rays RHP Sergio Romo (1-1, 4.66 ERA) What to watch 1. A road chance. The Oriole…

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How The Warriors Unleashed Klay Thompson

For just a while, it seemed like maybe, just maybe, we were headed for the unthinkable. The Houston Rockets opened up a 17-point edge after one period, couldn’t miss and led the Golden State Warriors by 10 going into half of Game 6 on Saturday night, a…

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Joe Maddon wants Cubs fans to cheer for Gleyber Torres and Eloy Jimenez

Joe Maddon doesn’t see any reason why fans should not be happy with the performances of former Cubs farmhands Gleyber Torres, Eloy Jimenez and Dylan Cease.

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Cavaliers to Start Jeff Green for Injured Kevin Love vs. Celtics in Game 7

The Cleveland Cavaliers will start Jeff Green in place of Kevin Love for Sunday’s Game 7 Eastern Conference Finals matchup with the Boston Celtics, coach Ty Lue told reporters. Love was ruled out with a concussion, which he suffered in the first quarter of Game 6. It’s his second concussion of

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5/27 Game 7 Preview: Cavaliers at Celtics

It has been six years since LeBron James walked onto the TD Garden parquet and willed the Miami Heat to a elimination-avoiding victory over the Boston Celtics. After scoring 46 points in another elimination-game special for the Cavaliers in Cleveland o…

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Astros’ Lance McCullers Jr. apologies for being ‘immature’ after heated exchange with Jose Altuve

Astros’ Jose Altuve was clearly frustrated with Lance McCullers Jr. during the second inning of Saturday’s 8-6 loss against the Indians, but McCullers was quick to take the blame after the game.  The tension started when McCullers let his emotions get the best of him on the field after Houston

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Astros-Indians Preview

The more the Cleveland Indians think they’re making progress in stabilizing their bullpen, the more unsettled the bullpen gets. Saturday, a day after Cleveland’s two top relievers, closer Cody Allen and Andrew Miller combined to give up four runs in two innings while helping to turn a 2-0 Indians

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Coca-Cola 600 start time, lineup and more

The Coca-Cola 600 is set to begin at 6:18 p.m. ET on Fox.

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Poll shows support among NFL fans for new anthem policy

53 percent of NFL fans support the new anthem policy, according to a poll; former NFL player Herschel Walker weighs in.

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Bears logo ranked in bottom five of NFL in recent fan poll

The Chicago Bears logo was ranked among the NFL’s worst in a recent survey of nearly 1,500 fans.

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