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The Brewers produced a fun video before the All-Star Game, a light-hearted “attack ad” encouraging fans to vote catcher Jonathan Lucroy into the National League starting lineup ahead of Yadier Molina. The video emphasized that Lucroy not only was...
From: ESPN | By: Jim Caple | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year, as more young people looked to drugs to boost their athletic performance and improve their looks, according to a new, large-scale national survey.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Navarro, Reyes homer as Blue Jays beat Red Sox 7-3
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- There haven't been many years when the New England Patriots defense was met with as much optimism and buzz as the Tom Brady-led offense. This is one of them. And that's the best thing possible for the team's Super Bowl championship...
From: ESPN | By: Mike Reiss | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Longtime Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen has given up control of the team as he battles Alzheimer's disease.
From: ESPN | By: ESPN.com news services | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Rizzo hits 2 homers as Cubs beat Padres 6-0
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Schoop's 2-run HR helps O's beat Angels 4-2
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Chase Headley came through with a storybook swing at the stroke of midnight in his Yankees debut, hitting a game-winning single in the 14th inning to give New York a 2-1 victory over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Jonathan Lucroy homered leading off the bottom of the ninth to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The Dallas Mavericks are hosting free agent Jameer Nelson on a recruiting visit Thursday as part of ongoing negotiations with the former Orlando Magic point guard, according to sources close to the situation.
From: ESPN Dallas | By: Marc Stein | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The NBA will take its affiliation with former Baylor Bears star Isaiah Austin a step further than the ceremonial pick they extended him in last month's draft.
From: ESPN | By: ESPN.com news services | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Robert Newhouse, responsible for one of the iconic plays in Dallas Cowboys history, died Tuesday after a long illness, his son told Fox 4 in Dallas.
From: ESPN Dallas | By: Jean-Jacques Taylor | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Jack Sock beat Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2, 6-4 in the first round of the BB&T Atlanta Open on Tuesday.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- I wrote about the Tony Dungy-Michael Sam controversy on Tuesday, so you know where I come down on the gay rights issue. I think these are issues of human decency, not of religion or culture or the sanctity of the NFL locker room....
From: ESPN | By: Dan Graziano | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Ace Sanders is taking a leave of absence to deal with 'personal issues,' but he is also facing a four-game suspension for a second violation of the NFL's substance-abuse policy
From: ESPN | By: Michael DiRocco | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Some quick hits around the New England Patriots: Finch not expected to be sidelined for long. Rookie running back Roy Finch, the undrafted undersized jitterbug who looked shifty in spring camps, landed on the active/non-football injury list Monday but...
From: ESPN | By: Mike Reiss | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The Tampa Bay Rays have placed right-handed pitcher Joel Peralta on the 15-day disabled list with an undisclosed illness.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The Athletics have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to stay in Oakland, the team and city officials announced Tuesday.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Portland Trail Blazers forward Thomas Robinson has undergone surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Major league batting leader Troy Tulowitzki has been placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Colorado Rockies because of a left hip flexor strain.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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PITTSFORD, N.Y. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Buffalo Bills training camp: After weather-related delays kept him in Alabama through Monday night, defensive tackle Marcell Dareus returned to St. John Fisher College on Tuesday afternoon....
From: ESPN | By: Mike Rodak | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The Chicago Cubs designated veteran second baseman Darwin Barney for assignment to clear a roster spot for Emilio Bonifacio, who was activated from the disabled list, the team announced on Tuesday.
From: ESPN | By: Jesse Rogers | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Donald Sterling filed a suit in Superior Court Tuesday afternoon seeking damages from the NBA, commissioner Adam Silver, his wife Shelly Sterling, and the Clippers.
From: ESPN | By: Ramona Shelburne | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The Kansas City Chiefs have discussed a new contract with running back Jamaal Charles, sources said.
From: ESPN | By: Adam Teicher | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The San Diego Chargers agreed to a two-year contract extension with running back Danny Woodhead.
From: ESPN | By: Eric D. Williams | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of training camp: Giants coach Tom Coughlin was not at all happy that four of his players had to leave the team's first practice of training camp with heat-related problems. Guard Brandon...
From: ESPN | By: Dan Graziano | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The Dallas Mavericks are hosting free agent Jameer Nelson on a recruiting visit Thursday as part of ongoing negotiations with the former Orlando Magic point guard, according to sources close to the situation....
From: ESPN | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The first step in beating any kind of problem with substance abuse is admitting that a problem exists. Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Ace Sanders is doing that. It was certainly big news that Sanders admitted on Tuesday night that...
From: ESPN | By: Michael DiRocco | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The San Francisco 49ers report to training camp Wednesday. Here's a final look at what has gone on so far with the 49ers this offseason: Returning fr......
From: ESPN | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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EARTH CITY, Mo. -- While the discussion of Tony Dungy's comments that he would not have made defensive end Michael Sam the first openly gay player drafted to the NFL continued from Monday afternoon into Tuesday, Sam was reporting to the St. Louis Rams...
From: ESPN | By: Nick Wagoner | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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The New York Rangers avoided arbitration with Mats Zuccarello by agreeing to terms with the restricted free agent winger, the team announced Tuesday.
From: ESPN | By: Mike Mazzeo | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is beginning his seventh NFL training camp with a new playbook, a new veteran receiver and two new starters on the offensive line. What he doesn't want to hear is excuses, and what he doesn't...
From: ESPN | By: Jamison Hensley | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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The Human Rights Campaign blasted the New York Giants' hiring of David Tyree in a statement Tuesday. Tyree, who was hired as the team's director of player development, has made headlines in the past for his anti-gay views.
From: ESPN | By: MIke Mazzeo | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Early on in his relationship with his new head coach, Quandre Diggs told Charlie Strong the unvarnished truth about what ailed Texas: Some Texas players were in it for the wrong reasons.
From: ESPN | By: Max Olson | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Colin will be joined by the Indianapolis Star's Bob Kravitz (11:00 a.m. ET), Saints QB Drew Brees (11:30) and ESPN CBB analyst Jay Bilas (12:15 p.m.) ......
From: ESPN | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Tony Dungy has been quoted for two days this week about St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay man to be drafted by an NFL team. His words have made little sense and, worse, they have injected fresh bile into the conversation...
From: ESPN | By: Kevin Seifert | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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CINCINNATI -- Bengals president Mike Brown, who very rarely addresses reporters these days, may have decided to discuss quarterback Andy Dalton's looming contract extension before a kickoff luncheon at Paul Brown Stadium on Tuesday, but his head coach...
From: ESPN | By: Coley Harvey | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Forward Rashard Lewis, who signed a one-year contract with the Dallas Mavericks for the veteran's minimum last week, needs knee surgery, agent Tony Dutt confirmed.
From: ESPN Dallas | By: Tim MacMahon | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Curtis Granderson #3 RF New York Mets 2014 STATS GM96 HR14 RBI43 R48 OBP.343 AVG.235 SEATTLE -- Curtis Granderson has been significantly ill since m......
From: ESPN | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Jay Paterno and another former assistant football coach at Penn State are suing the university over how they were dismissed from the staff when Bill O'Brien was hired as head coach two years ago.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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The interim CEO of the Clippers testified in state court Tuesday that coach and team president Doc Rivers has told him on multiple occasions that he doesn't think he wants to continue as coach if Donald Sterling remains owner of the team.
From: ESPN | By: Ramona Shelburne | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without three starters when training camp begins Friday. The team announced Tuesday that it had placed receiver Ace Sanders on the non-football injury list and that it had also placed cornerback...
From: ESPN | By: Michael DiRocco | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Kansas State coach Bill Snyder passed along some sage words of advice for new Texas coach Charlie Strong,
From: ESPN | By: Brandon Chatmon | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Fifth-seeded Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic needed a late rally to beat 100th-ranked Diego Sebastian Schwartzman 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (2) in the first round of the Croatia Open on Tuesday.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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One day after placing defensive tackle Geno Atkins and cornerback Leon Hall on the physically unable to perform list, Cincinnati Bengals coaches allayed fears Tuesday that both might end up missing time when training camp begins later this week.
From: ESPN | By: Coley Harvey | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Outside linebacker was one of the deepest position groups on the San Diego Chargers' roster heading into the opening of training camp on Thursday. Still, the team releasing former first round draft pick Larry English was somewhat of a surprise. San Diego...
From: ESPN | By: Eric D. Williams | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Ryen Russillo and Jorge Sedano cover college football with Alabama coach Nick Saban and the AL East with ESPN MLB Insider Tim Kurkjian....
From: ESPN | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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The Chicago Bulls officially announced the signing of veteran combo guard Aaron Brooks on Tuesday.
From: ESPN | By: Nick Friedell | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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  ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Eric Ebron understands there is a level of pressure there now, a level of expectation heaped upon him from the moment the Detroit Lions selected him with the No. 10 pick in May’s NFL draft. He didn’t necessarily ask for it...
From: ESPN | By: Michael Rothstein | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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