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WWE SmackDown Results for July 25, 2014 *Spoilers*

WWE SmackDown is sure to be exciting this week after Brock Lesnar was announced as the opponent for John Cena at WWE’s SummerSlam PPV. Below you can read all of the results for the July 25, 2014 edition of WWE SmackDown which was taped on Tuesday. The Usos defeated Rybaxel & Curtis Axel. After the match Ryback left Axel (who was pinned) in the ring. The Miz has an Intercontinental...
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NASCAR at Indianapolis: Brickyard Weekend Schedule, Start Time, Qualifying, TV info, Weather

NASCAR heads to Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend. The Nationwide Series will run the Lilly Diabetes 250 on Saturday, and the Sprint Cup Series will run the John Wayne Welding 400 on Sunday. FRIDAY, JULY 25: –8:30-10 a.m. ET: NASCAR Natieries practice, FOX Sports 1 –10:30-11:25 a.m. ET: NASCAR Nationwide Series final practice, FOX Sport 1 –11:35 a.m.-1 p.m. ET: NASCAR...
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TNA Impact Wrestling Results for July 23, 2014

Welcome to Tireball Sports’ coverage of TNA Impact Wrestling for July 23, 2014. Dixie and EC3 are out but here comes Bully Ray and a returning DeVon. They put EC3 though a table and tease putting Dixie though one. Velvet Sky defeated Gail Kim in an Xplosion match. Robbie E returns as BroMans come out. Low Ki vs. DJ Zema Ion is next. Low Ki gets the easy win and a big pop. The Great...
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Browns coach questions dedication of Johnny Manziel

ap photo Training camp has not even begun and already Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine is questioning the dedication of first round pick Johnny Manziel. The Browns drafted Manziel in hopes of ending a revolving door at quarterback. “I think he knows that in order for him to compete well, he’s going to have to probably be more dedicated than ever,” Pettine said of Manziel...
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NASCAR Trucks at Eldora: Complete Schedule, Race Start Time, Weather Info

NASCAR is at Eldora this weekend for the second running of the Camping World Truck Series on dirt. The MudSummer Classic is set to be run at 9:00 pm ET Wednesday night in Rossburg, Ohio. Below you will find the schedule for the race, including heat race times, and weather info. Eldora Schedule: –10-11 a.m. ET: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice, FOX Sports 1–11:30 a...
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Tigers interested in Jonathan Papelbon

Source: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images North America The Detroit Tigers continue to look for pieces to add to their bullpen. Already connected to Joaquin Benoit, Brad Ziegler, Antonio Bastardo and Joakim Soria the Tigers are also keeping an eye on Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon. Tigers showing interest in Phillies LHP Bastardo, sources tell @Ken_Rosenthal and me. Keeping...
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NASCAR Cup Entry List for Indianapolis Motor Speedway

  The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is at Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend for its annual trip around the famous Brickyard. Last season it was Indiana native Ryan Newman who found victory at the 2.5-mile track which became famous for its IndyCar events. The Sprint Cup Series will run 160 laps around Indianapolis Motor Speedway to make up the 400 miles advertised for the Crown...
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Billy Butler willing to rework contract to remain with Royals

The 2014 season has not gone the way that Billy Butler had imagined. Owed a $12.5 million club option for 2015 there is no guarantee he will remain with the Kansas City Royals beyond this season. That of course does not mean that the 28-year-old Butler wants out of Kansas City. “If the option doesn’t work, I’d be more than happy to renegotiate in any type of way. I’ve always...
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WWE Monday Night RAW Results for July 21, 2014

Welcome to Tireball Sports’ coverage of WWE Monday Night RAW from Miami, FL. Tonight’s edition of RAW comes a night after the the Battleground PPV. Stay tuned for complete results for the show! Quick Results for WWE Monday Night RAW July 21, 2014 Roman Reigns defeated Randy Orton & Kane Stephanie slapped Brie Bella who was in the front row after she hugged Nikki Alicia Fox...
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Giants sign Dan Uggla to minor league deal

getty images The San Francisco Giants have signed second baseman Dan Uggla to a minor league contract. Uggla, 34, has been assigned to Triple-A Fresno. Following a brutal first half that saw him hit just .162/.241/.231 with 40 strikeouts in 145 plate appearances this season the Atlanta Braves released Uggla. The Braves remain on the hook for the remaining $19 million on Uggla’s...
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Giants place Matt Cain on DL, recall George Kontos for bullpen

The San Francisco Giants have placed Matt Can on the 15-day disabled list with elbow inflammation. Cain, 29, has had a rough season going 2-7 with a 4.18 ERA in 90 1/3 innings of work this season. The Giants will have Yusmeiro Petit pitch in his place for Tuesday’s game against Philadelphia. While Cain could return from the disabled list in a few days, as his placement is retroactive...
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Ubaldo Jimenez to miss Wednesday rehab start

getty images While Ubaldo Jimenez continues to progress in his recovery from a right ankle injury, he will not be making a scheduled rehab start on Wednesday. Jimenez has not pitched since July 5 and landed on the 15-day disabled list a week later. “Each time it’s a little better, but he’s still favoring it somewhat,” Orioles manager Buck Showalter told the Baltimore Sun...
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WWE Monday Night RAW Preview for July 21, 2014

WWE Battleground took place last night and tonight’s edition of Monday Night RAW from Miami, FL should feel plenty of the after effects. John Cena retained his WWE World Heavyweight Championship but Roman Reigns has been placed on the radar as a future champ. Meanwhile Kane and Randy Orton are to be seething that they were unable to win the title. Flo Rida will be tonight’s special...
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Minor league GM offers to get in-game prostate exam

Well this is a first, we think. Andy Milovich, the general manager of the Single-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans, says he will have a prostate exam while singing “Take Me Out to The Ball Game” if a 10-year-old girl can get 10,000 likes on her Facebook page prior to the game. That Facebook page belongs to Fallon Emery who has been fighting brain cancer for the last seven months. She currently...
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Joaquin Benoit drawing interest from Tigers, Pirates and Indians

With Huston Street being traded to the Angles, Joaquin Benoit has taken over the closers role for the Padres. His stay in that spot could be short though as numerous teams are interested in the 36-year-old right hander. The Tigers are interested in bringing Benoit back to Detroit but at-least two other teams are also showing interest reports CBS Sports‘ Jon Heyman. Both the Pirates...
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Chris Snee meeting with Giants, could retire

getty images New York Giants right guard Chris Snee could retire after he meets with the teams front office on Monday. Snee, 32, in addition to being a four-time Pro Bowler is the son-in-law to Giants head coach Tom Coughlin. While Snee took a cut in pay to return to the Giants this year he may not see the playing field. Chris Snee will meet w/team officials tomorrow to discuss his...
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WWE Battleground PPV Results and LIVE Updates for July 20, 2014

Tonight is the WWE Battleground pay-per-view. While the event will be highlighted by a Fatal 4-way for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship belt this PPV has numerous other matches worth watching. Follow along tonight as Tireball Sports covers this event and provides you with LIVE up to date results including a blog. WWE Battleground Card & Results Naomi vs. Cameron (Pre...
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Jaguars planning to use Toby Gerhart as every down back

The Jacksonville Jaguars continue to suggest that Toby Gerhart will be an every down back as he enters his first season with the team. “Toby will be our workhorse,” offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch told the Florida Times Union last week. Statements like those are largely based off of where the Jaguars have finished the last handful of seasons in rushing. In fairness the Jaguars...
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Chase Elliott leads Nationwide Series points following Chicagoland, Full Standings

  getty images Chase Elliott will leave Chicagoland Speedway as the points leader in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. While Elliott took the checkered flag at Chicagoland, he also leaves as the Nationwide Series point leader ahead of Regan Smith by seven. WINNER: Elliott wins Enjoyillinois.com 300, full results The next Nationwide Series race is Saturday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway...
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Chase Elliott wins Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland, Full Results for Enjoy Illinois 300

Chase Elliott won Saturday nights NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. The driver of the No. 9 Napa Chevrolet Camaro was the first to the checkered flag following 200 laps of racing at the 1.5-mile track. Brian Scott began the EnjoyIllinois.com 300 on the pole and would lead early on while Sam Hornish, filling in for Kyle Busch in the No. 54 would exit the race...
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Troy Tulowitzki leaves game with leg cramp

Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki left Saturday’s game with a muscle cramp in his left thigh. The All-Star went down after taking an 0-for-2 against Pittsburgh. He was replaced at shortstop by Josh Rutledge. #Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki left with muscle cramp in left thigh — Thomas Harding (@harding_at_mlb) July 20, 2014 This is obviously good news for everyone as Tulowitzki...
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NASCAR Nationwide Series at Chicagoland: Starting Lineup and Green Flag start time for Enjoy Illinois 300

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Chris Kluwe to sue Vikings; Coach suspended three games

The Minnesota Vikings have suspended special teams coach Mike Priefer three games following an investigation into allegations of inappropriate conduct by former punter Chris Kluwe. Priefer has also pledged $100,000 to LGBT rights charitable and educational organizations. Attending anti-harassment, diversity and sexual-orientation sensitivity training can reduce his suspension to...
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Braves finally give up on Dan Uggla

getty images On Friday the Atlanta Braves released veteran infielder Dan Uggla. The second baseman had been rarely used of late after struggling down the stretch last season and getting off to a poor start. Uggla, 34, was suspended for last Sunday’s game after showing up late to a Saturday contest against the Chicago Cubs. He was hitting just .175/.295/.332 this season. Owed around...
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Jimmy Clausen could enter season as Bears backup QB

When the Chicago Bears signed former Notre Dame standout Jimmy Clausen many gasped. A recent report by ESPN Chicago’s Michael C. Wright is not likely to make those people feel any better. Wright say that “Jimmy Clausen quickly gained ground on Jordan Palmer at the club’s veteran minicamp and appears poised to unseat the latter for the No. 2 job behind Cutler.” David Fales...
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