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Giants: Matt Cain to make Saturday start

The San Francisco Giants believe that right hander Matt Cain is ready for a Saturday start against the St. Louis Cardinals. Cain threw a bullpen session on Wednesday without any issues. He reportedly threw his full arsenal of pitches and has been cleared for a return this weekend. This is obviously good news for the Giants who have been without him since he missed his last start...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Nationals to rotate Ryan Zimmerman between 1B, 3B and LF

When Ryan Zimmerman returns from the disabled list he will began to rotate around the field. Zimmerman will see action at his usual position of third base in addition to see time at first base and left field reports CBS Sports‘ Jon Heyman. Zimmerman has been taking flyballs in left field for a while now but it was unclear until now whether or not he would see game action there...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dean Ambrose refers to The Shield as “former partners”, Total Divas sees dip in viewers

The long rumored breaking up of The Shield appears to be soon, perhaps as soon as WWE Payback. According to Wrestling Inc. the latest edition of WWE Magazine has a question and answer session with Dean Ambrose where he responds to a fans question about who could make him laugh. “My former partners, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns. I was probably the class clown of the group so I’d...
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Denny Hamlin driving FedEx car with Autism Speaks paint scheme (Photos)

With the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heading to Dover International Speedway it is time for the No. 11 Toyota Camry of Denny Hamlin to wear the Autism Speaks paint scheme. The car of Hamlin will also be carrying a list of names of NASCAR fans who donated $11 or more to Autism Speaks. These names will all be fit inside of a puzzle piece on the No. 11 car. “It’s a great opportunity...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Stewart driving Mobil 1, Code 3 associates, No. 14 at Dover

Tony Stewart is among a handful of notable NASCAR Sprint Series drivers who have yet to find victory lane this season. Stewart will head to the 1-mile concrete oval of Dover International Speedway on Sunday looking to win at the track he won at one year ago. This weekend’s car will be nearly identical to that one. On the hood and sides of the No. 14 Chevrolet SS will be sponsors...
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Braves call up Tommy La Stella

The Atlanta Braves have gotten little to no production from the second base position. On Wednesday the team called up Tommy La Stella from Triple-A Gwinnett. No corresponding move has been announced. The team could be waiting to see the status of Andrelton Simmons’ ankle. La Stella, a former eighth-round pick, is a career .322/.407/.474 hitter in the minors and was batting a cool...
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NASCAR Sprint Cup Entry List for FedEx 400 at Dover International Speedway

Fresh off his first win of the 2014 season, six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion will be one of 43 drivers looking to tame the Monster Mile of Dover International Speedway. Johnson won at Dover when the series returned here last fall. The spring winner was Tony Stewart, another driver who is looking for his first win of 2014. Drivers will take 400 laps around the 1-mile concrete...
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Kurt Busch wins Indianapolis 500 Rookie of Year Award

Driver of the No. 26 Andretti Autosport Suretone Honda Kurt Busch has been named the winner of the 2014 Sunoco Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year Award. In the first Verizon IndyCar Series race of his career, Busch was the fastest qualifier (12th) and highest finisher (6th) among the seven rookies in this year’s Indianapolis 500. Busch earned a $25,000 bonus from Sunoco as part...
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Dez Bryant has eyes on big deal from Cowboys

Getty Images Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has put up some lofty numbers over the past two seasons. And now he wants to be paid accordingly. “Yeah, I deserve it,” Bryant told ESPNDallas.com. “I deserve it. I feel like I do. I put the work in, but I let that kind of stuff take care of itself. It is what it is. I let my agent talk about it and give me some feedback...
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Phil Parsons Racing and Josh Wise partner with iRacing.com

The one-car team of Phil Parsons Racing is getting a chance to compete at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series level this season thanks to some online help. After Dogecoin and Reddit users voted Josh Wise into the All-Star race, over Danica Patrick, the team has now announced a partnership with iRacing.com. Starting on Tuesday, iRacing will donate 90% of revenue from new subscribers to...
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Adam Eaton still bothered by soreness in legs

Chicago White Sox leadoff man Adam Eaton is still being bothered by soreness in his legs. Eaton, 25, went on the DL in early May with a strained right hamstring but does not envision his continuing soreness taking him out of the lineup. “A couple of cold tubs, day off Thursday, and by Friday, we’ll have the spark back in them,’’ said Eaton. In 35 games this season Eaton...
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Andrelton Simmons has been dealing with ankle injury for weeks

Andrelton Simmons left Tuesday’s game with inflammation in his right ankle, something manager Fredi Gonzalez says the Atlanta Braves shortstop has been dealing with for weeks. The Braves took Simmons out of the game on Tuesday night and currently have him listed as day-to-day. “It started nagging me a little bit during the inning,” Simmons said via the Atlanta Journal Constituion...
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Game 5: Los Angeles King at Chicago Blackhawks start time, betting odds and tv info

On Wednesday night the Los Angeles Kings will look to close out the NHL Western Conference Finals against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 5. The Blackhawks took Game 1 of this series but it has been all Kings since. With a 5-2 win in Game 4 they are now on the verge of heading back to the Stanley Cup Finals. If the Blackhawks are going to win back to back titles, they must run the...
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Game 5: Miami Heat at Indiana Pacers start time, betting odds and tv info

Game 5 of the NBA’s Eastern Conference Finals between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers will take place on Wednesday night. With a win in Game 4 the Heat are one win away from a return to the NBA Finals while the Pacers are left again to ponder all their mistakes. Coverage of game 5 between the Heat and Pacers will take place at 8:30 pm ET on ESPN from Bankers Life Fieldhouse in...
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Mark Buehrle picks up league leading ninth win

getty images Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Mark Buehrle became the first pitcher to nine wins in a 9-6 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday. Buehrle continues to rack up the wins and keep runs from scoring this season. He allowed four runs, three earned, on eight hits and a walk. He also recorded threes strike outs. On the season Buehrle now holds a 9-1 record to go with a 2.33 ERA...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears WR Domenik Hixon tears right ACL in OTA

Chicago Bears wide receiver Domenik Hixon tore his right ACL for the third time in his NFL career in Tuesday’s OTA. A eight year veteran of the NFL, Hixon hinted on Facebook that he was considering retirement. “I tore my ACL today for the third time today!” Hixon wrote. “I’m disappointed that I won’t be playing for a Bears team that has the players and coaches to win...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Andrelton Simmons leaves game with ankle inflammation

getty images Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons left Tuesday’s game with an ankle inflammation. Dan Uggla entered the game at second while Ramiro Pena moved to shortstop. Expect the Braves to list Simmons as day-to-day going forward. SS Andrelton Simmons left tonight's game with right ankle inflammation. He is day-to-day. — Atlanta Braves (@Braves) May 28, 2014 On the...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

50 Cent throws out awful first pitch

Add rapper 50 Cent to the list of people who have thrown out an awful first pitch prior to a Major League Baseball game. Appearing at the New York Mets game against the Pittsburgh Pirates 50 Cent served up one that was …. “just a bit outside.” Your browser does not support iframes. Hey at-least give the guy credit. He owned it afterwards. Jon Niese had to feel a bit relieved...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Sean Lee has torn left ACL

getty images Sean Lee left the field on the first day of OTAs and now ESPN‘s Ed Werder is reporting that the Cowboys linebacker has a torn left ACL. Lee has already missed 18 games in the first four years of his NFL career. He is now on his way to missing the entire 2014 season. While at Penn State, Lee tore his right ACL in April of 2008. He then torn his left ACL during the 2009...
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Carlos Gonzalez leaves game with contusion

getty images Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez left Tuesday’ game with a contusion in his right calf. Gonzalez has been hobbled all season by various injuries. The latest injury forced him out in the bottom of the fifth inning. He was replaced by Corey Dickerson. #Rockies Carlos Gonzalez left with a right calf contusion, suffered on a foul ball in the 2nd inning — Thomas...
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WWE Main Event Live Updates and Results for May 27, 2014

WWE Main Event will be airing LIVE on the WWE Network Wednesday May 27, 2014 and Tireball Sports have all the coverage you need. The Phillips Arena in Atlanta, GA will play host to one hour of action from some of your favorite WwE Superstars as they wrestle on WWE Main Event. Quick Results You can view full results and happenings below WWE Main Event Results and Updates for May...
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Rams close to landing OG Davin Joseph

The St. Louis Rams are close to signing offensive guard Davis Joseph according to Alex Marvez of Fox Sports. Jospeh, 31, was linked to the Rams at the start of free agency but the two sides never worked out a deal. The Rams went ahead and drafted Greg Robinson with the No. 2 overall pick. My @foxsports1 exclusive: @STLouisRams set to sign ex- @TBBuccaneers G Davin Joseph — Alex...
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Andy Reid confident Chiefs will re-sign Alex Smith

getty images The Kansas City Chiefs have a decision to make if they want to keep quarterback Alex Smith around for the long haul. Acquired in a trade with San Francisco, Smith is entering the final year of his contract. “Well, there’s open communication between both parties. Now, I’m not in that business anymore — that’s (general manager) John Dorsey’s side of it —...
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Sean Lee suffers knee injury, status unknown

getty images Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee had to be helped off the field on Tuesday, the first day of OTAs. Lee is listed as having a knee injury but little else is known at this time. Sean Lee hurt his left knee in practice and is getting further evaluations according to coach Jason Garrett. — Calvin Watkins (@calvinwatkins) May 27, 2014 We never tell people to assume the...
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Royals prospect Kyle Zimmer shut down with lat strain

Kansas City Royals prospect Kyle Zimmer has been shut down for the next 6-8 weeks following a lat strain. Zimmer, 22, had been limited to extended spring training thus far and now will likely be out for all of June and part of July. Kyle Zimmer has been shut down due to a lat strain. He won't play catch for six to eight weeks. Cripes. — Andy McCullough (@McCulloughStar) May 27...
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