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White Sox-Yankees Preview

The New York Yankees are still struggling offensively, but now they get a look at a pitcher who has been among baseball's worst. The problem is that Chicago White Sox starter John Danks has already stymied New York this year. Danks has had issues facing Mark Teixeira and Jacoby Ellsbury in the past as he gets the ball Friday night opposite impressive Yankees rookie Shane Greene...
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Finally over: Giants fail to beat Cubs after winning protest

  After two days, the first upheld protest in nearly 30 years and another rain storm, the Chicago Cubs finally completed a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants in a suspended game on Thursday night. Anthony Rizzo's two-run homer Tuesday held up as the team's played the final 4½ innings of a game the Cubs thought they had won 2-0 before Major League Baseball ruled was...
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Liverpool reaches deal for AC Milan striker Balotelli

Liverpool reaches deal for AC Milan striker Balotelli
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Tampa Bay Rays at Toronto Blue Jays game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS TIME: PREGAME COVERAGE BEGINS AT 6:30 P.M. The Toronto Blue Jays' once-potent lineup had been failing to compensate for a struggling rotation for much of August until the finale of their recent trip. The fading Blue Jays will try to win back-to-back contests for only the second time this month Friday night when they open a nine-game homestand with the first of...
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Catchings leads Fever past Mystics 78-73 in Game 1

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Tamika Catchings had 22 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Indiana Fever to a 78-73 win over the Washington Mystics on Thursday night in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. Catchings endured a lengthy scoring drought from midway through the first quarter to midway through the third. However, when the Fever needed her most late in the game, Catchings came...
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West Ham United-Crystal Palace Preview

A club in turmoil, Crystal Palace will be looking for the respite of three points when they welcome West Ham United to Selhurst Park on Saturday. Palace lost manager Tony Pulis just two days before their Premier League opener against Arsenal, but performed admirably in a 2-1 defeat to the Gunners at the Emirates. However, talks to replace Pulis with former Cardiff City manager Malky...
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Brother Pete wins feature at Del Mar

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Brother Pete rallied from last to win the $77,000 feature at Del Mar by a head in a three-horse blanket finish on Thursday, snapping a nine-race skid. Ridden by Corey Nakatani, Brother Pete ran 1 3/8 miles on the turf in 2:14.80 and paid $14.40, $6.60 and $4.80. The 4-year-old Florida-bred hadn't visited the winner's circle since earning his first victory...
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Arsenal-Everton Preview

Arsenal's title credentials will face an early test when they travel to Goodison Park on Saturday. The signing of Chile and Barcelona star Alexis Sanchez sent the Gunners into the new Premier League season with aspirations of finally competing for the league's top honour. However, they needed an injury time goal from Aaron Ramsey to see off managerless Crystal Palace last...
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Mason names Robinette as Vanderbilt's starting QB

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason has named Patton Robinette as his starting quarterback a week before the Commodores' season opener against Temple. Mason announced his decision Thursday night. Robinette, the only quarterback with any starting experience at Vanderbilt, beat out Johnny McCrary and Steven Rivers, the younger brother of Philip who's quarterback...
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New assault complaints against ex-Mizzou RB Washington surface

ST. LOUIS -- Two more former University of Missouri students have gone public with assault allegations against ex-running back Derrick Washington, including a women's soccer player who said her coach suggested she could lose her scholarship if she pursued her complaint that Washington punched her in a 2010 bar fight. The second woman accuses Washington of raping her in a dorm...
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Will Tim Howard get his job back as USA's No. 1 in 2015?

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Angels' Shoemaker no-hitter through 6 vs Boston

BOSTON (AP) Los Angeles Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker has not allowed a hit through six innings Thursday against the Boston Red Sox. The Angels lead 1-0.
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TUF Talk: Miesha Tate on the historical new season of The Ultimate Fighter

When it comes to predictions for the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter there may not be a bigger authority on the subject than former Strikeforce women's champion Miesha Tate, who has not only been around women's MMA for almost a decade but also coached the first ever year where females were part of the cast. Tate coached opposite UFC women's bantamweight champion...
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Cubs beat Giants 2-1 in suspended game

CHICAGO (AP) After two days, the first upheld protest in nearly 30 years and another rain storm, the Chicago Cubs finally completed a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants in a suspended game on Thursday night. Anthony Rizzo's two-run homer Tuesday held up as the team's played the final 4 1/2 innings of a game the Cubs thought they had won 2-0 before Major League Baseball...
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LIVE: Angels' Shoemaker pitching no-hitter vs. Red Sox

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Colon: Jets will answer Giants' remarks on field

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) Willie Colon says he and his New York Jets teammates heard rookie Andre Williams' remark that the Giants are New York's team and they'll answer him on the field in their preseason game. After Jets coach Rex Ryan jokingly fired back at the running back Wednesday, the fourth-round pick out of Boston College later wrote on Twitter that New York is big...
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Dani Alves vows to fight for place at Barcelona despite transfer rumors

Dani Alves believes he hasn't received the respect he deserves at Barcelona, but says he wants to stay to work under Luis Enrique. The Brazilian was heavily rumored to be on his way out of Camp Nou this summer after the player himself suggested towards the end of last season that he could leave. This was followed by speculation that Barca was seeking replacements at right back...
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Chiefs send guard Rishaw Johnson to Bucs for safety Kelcie McCray

  The Chiefs have acquired safety Kelcie McCray from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for offensive guard Rishaw Johnson in a move that should bolster depth for both teams. McCray entered the league with Miami as an undrafted free agent out of Arkansas State. He's appeared in 15 games over the past two seasons with the Dolphins and Buccaneers. The Chiefs are desperate for help at safety...
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New assault complaints against ex-Mizzou RB emerge

ST. LOUIS (AP) Two more former University of Missouri students have gone public with assault allegations against ex-running back Derrick Washington, including a women's soccer player who said her coach suggested she could lose her scholarship if she pursued her complaint that Washington punched her in a 2010 fight. A second woman says Washington raped her on campus. Prosecutors...
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List of coaches' preseason All-SEC teams

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) A list of coaches' preseason All-SEC teams: 2014 Preseason Coaches All-SEC Football Teams ((asterisk) - ties) First Team Preseason All-SEC OFFENSE TE - O.J. Howard, Alabama OL - La'el Collins, LSU Cedric Ogbuehi, Texas A&M Arie Kouandjio, Alabama Laremy Tunsil, Ole Miss C - Reese Dismukes, Auburn WR - Amari Cooper, Alabama Sammie Coates, Auburn...
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Vols defense deals with lack of experience, size

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) After years of playing catch-up with the rest of the Southeastern Conference, Tennessee's defense finally is getting up to speed. A variety of position switches and the infusion of a talented recruiting class have given Tennessee a faster defense, addressing what had been a major weakness. The Volunteers need that extra quickness to make up for a lack of...
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Alabama, LSU lead coaches' preseason All-SEC teams

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Alabama and LSU both placed 11 players on the coaches' preseason All-Southeastern Conference teams. The SEC teams released on Thursday had representatives from all 14 teams and half of them had seven or more selections. The Crimson Tide placed eight on the first-team, including Christion Jones as both an all-purpose player and return specialist. Coaches...
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Tiger Woods isn't about to let Rory McIlroy win a green jacket next year

Rory McIlroy has completed three of four legs of the career grand slam, needing just a green jacket to complete it. The first time he'll get that chance, of course, will come at the Masters in 2015. Based on the way McIlroy is playing of late, it seems almost inevitable that he'll get that green jacket sooner rather than later. There's just one guy who might be standing...
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Seattle wins No. 1 pick in WNBA lottery

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) The Seattle Storm have won the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft lottery. The Tulsa Shock was awarded the second pick Thursday night, with Connecticut picking third and fourth. The Sun acquired the Liberty's pick on draft night this past April in part of a package for Tina Charles. The Storm finished tied with Tulsa for the league's worst record at 12-22 and...
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Report: Real Madrid contact Man City over availability of Negredo

Real Madrid has contacted Manchester City inquiring about the availability of striker Alvaro Negredo, Goal UK reports. The Spanish club is in the market for a center forward to provide competition to Karim Benzema and is considering alternative options should Radamel Falcao's proposed switch to Santiago Bernabeu fail to materialize. Negredo, who City values at €25 million,...
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