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Ronny Paulino suspended 100 games for second PED violation

Ronny Paulino has been suspended for the second time after he violated the minor league drug prevention and treatment prgoram. Paulino, 32, tested positive for exogenous Testosterone. He currently was to begin the season in the Detroit Tigers minor league system playing for Triple-A Toledo. This is his second offense. Paulino has not appeared in the major leagues since 2012 and holds...
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Royals avoid arbitration with Greg Holland, both seeking multi-year deal

getty The Kansas City Royals and pitcher Greg Holland avoided arbitration on Monday agreeing to a one-year deal. Holland, 28, and the Royals both appear to be willing to work towards a multi-year extension even as the pitcher will remain arbitration eligible though 2016. The new deal between Holland and the Royals calls for the pitcher to make $4.675 million according to the Kansas...
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Brandon Meriweather would welcome return to Redskins

Free agent safety Brandon Meriweather would welcome a return to the Washington Redskins in 2014. Meriweather appeared in a radio interview with ESPN 980 saying “I really would love to be back.” .@BMeriweather31 on @ESPNRadio980 on if he wants to come back to #Redskins "I love Coach Rah & Coach Haz..I really would love to be back." — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) February...
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TNA Impact Wrestling RESULTS for February 13, 2014

TNA Impact Wrestling will air on Thursday but why wait to know the results as this show was filmed weeks ago! The show was taped in Manchester, England at the end of January. TNA Impact Wrestling Results for February 13, 2014 Austin Aries defeated Kazarian in a match taped for Xplosion. Start of TNA Impact Wrestling… Dixie, EC3 and Rockstar Spud all going Magnus to start the show...
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WWE SmackDown Results for Feb. 14, 2014

WWE SmackDown will air on Feb. 14, 2014 from Ontario, California. The matches which were taped on Tuesday were said to be great. Below Tireball Sports brings you the full results for WWE SmackDown! WWE Smackdown Results for February 14, 2014 The Shield defeated Sheamus, Daniel Bryan and Christian. Sheamus inadvertently gave Christian a Brogue kick allowing Seth Rollins to score...
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Randy Foye to play Wednesday against Timberwolves

Denver Nuggets guard Randy Foye will play in Wednesday night’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves. Foye, 30, will be playing though injuries to his right ankle and hamstring and will be less than 100 percent. The Nuggets do not have a lot of options for playing time so Foye should get as many minutes as he can handle. #Nuggets G Randy Foye (ankle, hamstring) participated in...
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Get to know Russian figure skater Julia Lipnitskaia (Photos and more)

Julia Lipnitskaia is the latest figure skating prodigy from Russia. With the 2014 Winter Olympics being in her home country it’s no surprise that the 15-year-old from Yekaterinburg has been one of televisions favorites. Already Lipnitskaia has won a team gold medla but the 2014 European singles champion does not plan to stop there. She is six days younger than American Tara Lipinski...
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Phillies sign A.J. Burnett to one-year deal

getty images The Philadelphia Phillies and pitcher A.J. Burnett have agreed on a one-year contract. Burnett recently announced that he would return for the 2014 season and will do so with the Phillies joining a rotation that includes Cole Hamels, Cliff Lee, and Kyle Kendrick. Cuban pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez is also expected to fill a rotation spot after inking a three-year...
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Steelers expected to cut Levi Brown, restructure and terminate others

Currently the Pittsburgh Steelers are almost $10 million over the salary cap and G.M. Kevin Colbert told a handful of local reporters that the Steelers will employ a sweep of  “terminations, restructurings, and extensions.”  One player the Steelers are expected to cut ties with offensive tackle Levi Brown. Brown, 29, would save the Steelers $6.25 million against the cap in...
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US Snowboarder Jamie Anderson says athletes use ‘Tinder’ app to hook up

Every year there are reports of mounds of condoms in Olympic village. There must be a lot of sex going on. So how do athletes in Olympic village find their hook ups? “Tinder!”  says US Snowboarder Jamie Anderson, via People Magazine. “Tinder in the Olympic Village is next level. It’s all athletes! In the mountain village it’s all athletes. It’s hilarious. There are...
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Richie Incognito tweets that Jonathan Martin considered suicide

Richie Incognito appears to be getting frustrated that Ted Wells report is taking so long to be released. Now the offensive lineman has taken to twitter to speak about former teammate Jonathan Martin. Incogntio tweeted that Martin considered suicide in 2013 because he was playing poorley and “felt worthless.” FACT: Jonathan Martin told me he thought about taking his own life...
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Cole Whitt gets Daytona sponsor in Speed Stick

Swan Racing will have two cars compete in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway. One of the machines will be driven by Parker Kligerman while the other will be driven by Cole Whitt. On Wednesday it was announced that the No. 30 car driven by Whitt will receive sponsorship from Speed Stick. Whitt will get behind the Speed Stick Toyota Camry for...
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Danica Patrick to run Nationwide Series race at Daytona for Turner Scott

danica patrick via TSM Danica Patrick will get behind the wheel of the No. 30 Chevrolet Camaro on Feb. 22 for the DRIVE4COPD 300. Patrick will have sponsorship for the race from the Florida Lottery as she looks o improve on last years 36th place finish which was the result of an electrical failure. PETTY: The King says Danica will never win “I’m really looking forward to competing...
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Derek Jeter to retire at end of 2014 season

getty images Derek Jeter says the 2014 season will be his last. Jeter posted a lengthy note on his facebook page thanking everyone from ownership to the fans. The shortstop of the New York Yankees has been playing at the big league level since 1995. “I will remember it all: the cheers, the boos, every win, every loss, all the plane trips, the bus rides, the clubhouses, the walks...
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No contracts beween Richard Sherman and Sehawks yet

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has not had any talks with the team regarding a new contract. Sherman has made it clear that he believes he is the best cornerback in the NFL but he will be paid just $1.389 million in 2014 while Tampa Bay’s Darrelle Revis makes nearly that in one game. Thus far Pro Football Talk reports no new contract talks have come. A new contract...
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Russia wins gold and silver in Pairs Free Skate, full Olympic results

Russian teams claimed the gold and bronze medals in the 2014 Winter Olympics Paris Free Skate event held on Wednesday. The locals celebrated as the team of Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov outpaced everyone to claim the top spot with a score of 236.86. Fellow Russians Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov earned the silver medal with a 218.68 ahead of the German duo of Aliona Savchenko...
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ARCA Racing Entry List and Qualifying information for Daytona

The season opener for the ARCA Racing Series will get underway on Saturday at 4:00 pm ET. Qualifying for the event will get underway Friday at 2:00 pm ET with drivers taking the best of two laps around the track. A total of 40 cars are currently on the entry list for theLucas Oil 200 presented by MAVTV American Real which will consist of 80 laps around the 2.5 mile Daytona International...
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USA’s Kaitlyn Farrington wins gold medal in Women’s halfpipe, full Olympic Results

When the ladies hit the halfpipe it was Kaitlyn Farrington who was left winning the gold medal. Farrington, 24, of the United States took home the gold medal in the Women’s Halfpipe beating out 2010 gold medalist Torah Bright and Kelly Clark of the United States.. Know your boarders: Hannah Teter, Kaitlyn Farrington, Torah Bright, Queralt Castellet Full Snowboard Results for Women’s...
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Terrelle Pryor not certain to be on Raiders roster in 2014

Michael Hickey/Getty Images North America Terrelle Pryor may have spent time as the Oakland Raiders starting quarterback in 2013 but that does not guarantee him a spot on the team in 2014. “It’s very clear Pryor doesn’t have a future as a QB here,” wrote beat reporter Scott Bair of CSN Bay Area. Just 24 it’s hard to imagine that there won’t be interest in Pryor should...
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Get to know Spain’s snowboarder Queralt Castellet (Photos)

Queralt Castellet of Spain heads to Sochi hoping to win a medal in the Women’s Halfpipe. Castellet, 24, has appeared in the Olympics twice in 2006 and 2010 but a concussion prevented her from contending in the finals in Vancouver. We take a look at some of our favorite photos of Castellet from social media. She’s just one of many women hoping to find Olympic gold in the Halfpipe!
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Germany wins gold in Men’s Double Luge, full Olympic results

Germany’s double luge team of  Tobias Wendl and Tobias Arlt claimed the gold on Wednesday’s event at the Sochi Olympic games. The two man German team beat out Austria’s Andreas Linger and Wolfgang Linger and the Latvia team of Andris Sics and Juris Sics. Canadian’s Tristian Walker and Justin Snith missed out on a medal by 0.05 seconds. The highest finishing team from the...
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Get to know snowboarder Ursina Haller of Switzerland (Photos)

Ursina Haller is competing in the Women’s Snowboarding Halfpipe in Sochi with hopes of winning an Olympic medal. Haller Haller, 28, previously competed in the 2010 Winter Olympics and won silver at the 2011 FIS Snowboarding World Championships. Snowboarding since the age of 14, it’s safe to say she knows her way around the halfpipe. She’s the sister of Christian Haller who...
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Meet US Snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington as she goes for halfpipe gold (Photos)

Kaitlyn Farrington is making her Olympic debut at the age of 24. Farrington will be competing in Women’s Snowboarding Halfpipe in Sochi. She claimed the bronze medal in Superpipe at the X-Games in Aspen in January. Farrington grew up in Idaho but these days she can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah. Five wriest surgeries have not deterred Farrington who became the first women to...
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US skater Shani Davis fails to medal, Groothuis wins gold in Men’s 1000 m (Full Results)

US Skater Shani Davis saw his bid for a three-peat in the Men’s 1000 m Speed Skating event go by the wayside. Davis finished eighth as Stefan Groothuis of the Netherlands claimed the gold finishing 0.04 seconds ahead of Canada’s Denny Morrison. Michel Mulder of the Netherlands claimed the bronze. Men’s 1000 m Speed Skating Results Rank Country Name Result Difference...
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No deal between Orioles and Suk-Min Yoon yet

Despite Korean picher Suk-Min Yoon tweeting out a photo of himself in a Baltimore Orioles cap, there is no deal between the pitcher and the team. Yoon’s photo wearing an Orioles cap suggested to many that he had opted to sign with the club but Ken Rosenthal reports that there are still five teams in discussions with Yoon. Source says Yoon and #Orioles are not in agreement. Photo...
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