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Marlins trade SS Hechavarria to Rays for 2 minor leaguers


ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays are in the thick of the AL East race and hoping Adeiny Hechavarria can help them stay there.

Vikings' Floyd gets 1 day in jail for flunking alcohol test

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PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona judge on Monday ordered Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Michael Floyd to serve one day in jail for failing alcohol tests that he blamed on a type of fermented tea.

Charlie Sheen owner of Ruth memorabilia up for auction


Charlie Sheen hasn't portrayed Babe Ruth in a film, but the actor did have two of the most prized items of Ruth memorabilia.

Diamondbacks beat Phillies 6-1


PHOENIX (AP) — Zack Greinke pitched five effective innings after a shaky start, Daniel Descalso had three RBIs and the Arizona Diamondbacks rolled to a 6-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday.

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Selanne, Kariya headline Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2017


Paul Kariya always felt as if he knew where Teemu Selanne was on the ice when they had spectacular chemistry together as teammates.

Obit mourns death of Nationals fan _ but also blown lead

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"KILLEBREW, Patrick, 'Pat,' age 68, passed away peacefully at home, June 20, 2017, after watching the Washington Nationals relief pitchers blow yet another lead."

Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take

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Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's thoughts on what would happen if she tried to play on the men's tennis tour.


Former Packers RB Ahman Green charged with child abuse

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green was charged Monday with felony child abuse after his 15-year-old daughter told police he punched her in the face.

Column: Dale Jr. farewell tour begins, but it isn't goodbye

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SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. had just completed a satisfying sixth-place finish at Sonoma Raceway when he was stopped by the Fox Sports cameras in what might have been his final post-race interview with the network.


So Yeon Ryu becomes No. 1 in women's golf


ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Two-time major champion So Yeon Ryu has a new title — No. 1 in the world.

Team New Zealand routs Oracle Team USA to win America's Cup


HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — Redemption for a gutty crew of five New Zealanders and one Australian came on the turquoise waters of Bermuda's Great Sound, four years and 3,000 miles removed from one of the most brutal collapses in sports.


Brother of boxer Julio Cesar Chavez slain in home in Mexico


CULIACAN, Mexico (AP) — The brother of legendary boxer Julio Cesar Chavez was killed in his home in western Mexico, state authorities said Monday.


Chicharito trains separately ahead of Confed Cup semifinals


KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Mexico star Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez trained separately from his teammates on Monday because of muscle fatigue, the latest concern for a Mexican team that has been struck by injuries at the Confederations Cup.


Horn says he has the plan to beat Manny Pacquiao


BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — While Manny Pacquiao has been out running along the river and attracting attention downtown since arriving on a chartered flight with a huge entourage, Jeff Horn has been preparing for their WBO welterweight…


Dombrowski turns to Fister again, this time in Boston


Doug Fister is again pitching for Dave Dombrowski, a reunion between a pitcher and an executive with plenty of history.


CWS FINALS: Things to know as LSU, Florida play for title


OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Some things to know as Florida (50-19) and LSU (52-18) play for the national championship in the best-of-three College World Series finals starting Monday night:

LEADING OFF: Dodgers try for 11th straight win, Hamels back


A look at what's happening all around the majors today:

NHL movement just getting started going into free agency


As New York Rangers players cleaned out their lockers after a second-round playoff exit, all the talk was about impending change.


Maury Wills calls last game for North Dakota team


FARGO, N.D. (AP) — At 84, Maury Wills has called it a career.

Jason Jennings is still a Baylor baseball icon nearly 20 years after his last game


It’s hard to find a more decorated Baylor baseball player than Jason Jennings.

Sunday, Jun 25

Tebow being promoted to Mets' affiliate in Florida

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Tim Tebow is moving up and heading south — to some very familiar territory.

Orioles avoid dubious pitching mark, Bundy beats Rays 8-3


ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Dylan Bundy helped Baltimore avoid a dubious pitching record, throwing seven solid innings as the Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-3 Saturday.

LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals


OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nothing LSU encounters in the College World Series championship series will be any more daunting than the task the Tigers had to complete to get there.

Koch chief says health care bill insufficiently conservative

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COLORADO SPRING, Colo. (AP) — Chief lieutenants in the Koch brothers' political network lashed out at the Senate Republican health care bill on Saturday as not conservative enough, becoming a powerful outside critic as GOP leaders try to…

Saturday, Jun 24

Kvitova reaches first final since attack


BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova beat Lucie Safarova in the Aegon Classic semifinals on Saturday to reach the first final since her playing hand was injured in a knife attack at her home.

Justin Gatlin holds off youngsters to win 100 at nationals


SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Justin Gatlin showed the youngsters that age is just a number. As in, get down the track quick and post a good one.

TCU to meet Florida again after 9-2 College World Series win


OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — TCU coach Jim Schlossnagle had to admit he was a little worried when Florida starter Jackson Kowar struck out seven of the Horned Frogs' first eight batters in their College World Series game Friday night.

Red Sox retire No. 34 for Ortiz: 'This is his (pause) city'


BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz stepped up to the microphone, wiped the tears from his eyes and waited for the sold-out Fenway crowd to shout "Papi!" a few more times.

Friday, Jun 23

Column: Kids still playing for all the marbles _ literally


In this world of pompous athletes, overbearing coaches, money-grubbing owners and a win-at-all-costs mindset, it's easy to become jaded.

Outspoken US swimmer Lilly King refuses to stay in her lane

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Lilly King has always been one to speak her mind.

The Latest: Butler trade, freshmen picks highlight NBA draft


NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Thursday night's NBA draft (all times local):

Splash! Timberwolves get All-Star Jimmy Butler from Bulls


MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ever since Tom Thibodeau took over in Minnesota last summer, a reunion with Chicago Bulls All-Star Jimmy Butler seemed destined to happen.

Thursday, Jun 22

Boston renames street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

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BOSTON (AP) — Boston has renamed a street in honor of retired Red Sox player David Ortiz.

Dyson sparks Mariners to a 7-5 comeback win over Tigers


SEATTLE (AP) — After five innings of offensive futility, Jarrod Dyson was just looking to get on base. He did, and turned the game around.

The Latest: Connor McDavid wins Hart Trophy as the NHL MVP


LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards and Vegas expansion draft (all times local):

Blackhawks' Hossa to miss next season with skin disorder

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A severe reaction to medication for a skin disorder has put Chicago Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa's career in doubt.