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May 27

Padres place OF Margot on 10-day DL with calf strain

The San Diego Padres placed Manuel Margot on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right calf before Saturday’s game against the Washington Nationals. The centerfielder left Wednesday’s game with calf soreness. He was in a walking boot ahead of Friday’s series opener. Second on the team

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May 27

Marlins negotiating purchase agreement with two groups, still expect sale; Marlins notes

A six-pack of Marlins notes on a Saturday: • The Marlins are negotiating purchase agreements with groups led by both Jeb Bush and Tagg Romney, fully intending to strike a deal with one of those two groups in the coming weeks, an MLB source briefed on the situation said Saturday. The Bush/Derek Jeter

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May 27

Levine: Why The White Sox Landed Luis Robert

Bruce Levine — Chicago (CBS) — Here are some real reasons why Luis Robert is the newest Chicago White Sox prospect. General manager Rick Hahn, executive vice president Kenny Williams and international scouting director Marco Paddy told their boss the kid was worth it. The White Sox introduced Robert

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May 27

Rangers add outfielder/first baseman Peter O’Brien to minor leagues

The Rangers acquired outfielder/first baseman Peter O’Brien on a waiver claim from the Reds Saturday afternoon. He’ll be optioned to Double A Frisco and play in games at Northwest Arkansas on Sunday and Monday and then be assigned to Triple A Round Rock on Thursday. To make room on the 40-man

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May 27

Michael Vick plans to sign a one-day contract, retire as a Falcon

It’s been a decade since Michael Vick went from a Falcons superstar to a convicted felon, and after his release from prison he’s been an Eagle, a Jet and a Steeler. But he’ll be remembered for his greatness in Atlanta, and that’s where he wants his career to come to an official end. Vick

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May 27

Indians expect ace Kluber to return Thursday

Associated Press CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber, sidelined most of the month with a strained lower back, is expected to rejoin the Cleveland Indians rotation on Thursday against Oakland. Cleveland’s ace right-hander hasn’t pitched since May 2 when he left his start against Detroit after three innings

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May 27

Bucket list: Earnhardt seeking Coca-Cola 600 victory

CONCORD, N.C. Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s first childhood memories of Cup Series racing come from Charlotte Motor Speedway. He remembers watching his famous father Dale Sr. tear up the track. He ran plastic Richard Petty and Cale Yarborough cars down a nearby dusty hill. He recalls his days as a teenager

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May 27

5/26/17-Something Current-Cubs-0, Dodgers-4 at Dodger Stadium by Jon SooHoo and Jill Weisleder

Never miss a story from Dodgers Photog Blog

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May 27

Reds notes: Asher Wojciechowski excited for starting shot

PHILADELPHIA – The baseball world can be a small one at times. When Cincinnati Reds right-hander Asher Wojciechowski entered the home clubhouse at Great American Ball Park a week ago, he sat within a few lockers of a couple familiar faces. He and Anthony DeSclafani briefly had been young prospects together

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May 27

Former MLB Superstar Alex Rodriguez Lands With ABC News (Report)

Former New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez has “sealed a deal” to become a contributor with ABC News, according to the New York Post.

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May 27

MLB Superstar Alex Rodriguez Lands With ABC News (Report)

Former New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez has “sealed a deal” with ABC News, according to the New York Post. The post reports that former baseball star would appear on a variety of ABC News platforms, including “Good Morning America” “Nightline” and “World News Tonight.” Citing a “network insider,”

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May 27

2017 Indianapolis Colts Outlook

After making the playoffs 14 times over 16 seasons with a Super Bowl, the Colts have hit hard times over the last two years with no playoff berths. Missing the playoffs in 2015 was due to the injury to Andrew Luck. They’ve gone 8-8 in back-to-back years with too much weakness on their defense. Last

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May 27

While battling injury, Jaylon Smith and Charles Tapper forged a bond that could jump start the Cowboys defense

FRISCO — Jaylon Smith and Charles Tapper want to remove the asterisks that have accompanied their names over the last year. While Cowboys rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott transformed the franchise in 2016, the linebacker and defensive end from…

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May 27

Josh Naylor dominating in return to Cal League

The marching orders were simple when the Padres sent Josh Naylor back to the California League: Dominate. Save for a two-week spell on the disabled list, the 19-year-old first baseman is doing just that in his second go-round with high Single-A Lake El…

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May 27

How logos explain difference between NBA, NFL

We all know the NFL is king, but NBA players get paid more and are more famous and more recognizable. The reason isn’t that complicated: The NFL markets its sport and teams foremost, whereas the NBA is driven by stars. That’s why Michael Jordan and LeBron James leave their NFL equivalents in

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May 27

The 10 Worst NFL Free Agency Contracts of 2017

With the bulk of this year’s NFL offseason already in the books, here is a look at the 10 worst NFL free agency contracts of 2017.

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