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Matt Cain, San Francisco Giants pitcher

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Giants RHP Cain to get another opinion on ailing elbow

Right-hander Matt Cain flew to Florida on Tuesday for a scheduled…

Vin Scully, Los Angeles Dodgers announcer, July 2014

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Scully to return for 66th season with Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers, during the second inning of Tuesday night's…

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Leafs sign D Gardiner to 5-year deal

Defenseman Jake Gardiner signed a five-year contract with the Toronto…

Byron Scott, December 2012

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Scott takes on big challenge as Lakers coach

With the Los Angeles Lakers formally introducing Byron Scott as their…

Matt Cain, San Francisco Giants pitcher

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Giants RHP Cain to get another opinion on...

Right-hander Matt Cain flew to Florida on Tuesday for a scheduled appointment with Dr. James Andrews on Wednesday, but Giants manager Bruce Bochy warned not to read too much into the visit.

Vin Scully, Los Angeles Dodgers announcer, July 2014

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Scully to return for 66th season with Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers, during the second inning of Tuesday night's game, announced that legendary Vin Scully will return in 2015 for his 66th year as the team's broadcaster.

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Leafs sign D Gardiner to 5-year deal

Defenseman Jake Gardiner signed a five-year contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs, the team announced Tuesday.

Byron Scott, December 2012

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Scott takes on big challenge as Lakers coach

With the Los Angeles Lakers formally introducing Byron Scott as their new head coach, Magic Johnson, who frequently clashed the past few years with Lakers brass, couldn't contain his giddiness.

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San Antonio Raiders? Davis eyes options

Mark Davis, the owner of the Oakland Raiders, confirmed visiting with San Antonio officials about relocating his team to that area.

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CB Peterson signs extension with Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson, in the discussion as the NFL's top cornerback, received a five-year extension worth $70 million, he announced on Twitter on Tuesday night.

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Hamiln's team penalized at Brickyard

Denny Hamlin and his team were penalized Tuesday for an major infraction at the Brickyard 400 on Sunday, but the impact of the sanctions was minimal because Hamlin already has nearly locked down a…

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Game roundup: Cubs C Baker earns win on mound

Catcher John Baker pitched a scoreless top of the 16th inning, and he scored the winning run in the bottom half on a sacrifice fly as the Chicago Cubs beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 in a game that…

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Kentucky great 'Wah Wah' Jones dies

Legendary Kentucky multi-sport standout Wallace "Wah Wah" Jones died at age 88 on Sunday in Lexington, Kentucky.

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FIFA asks Italy to investigate allegations...

FIFA has asked the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) to investigate alleged comments from the front runner to become its next president that referred to African players as "banana eaters."

Serena Williams sick at Wimbledon, Venus Williams

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Serena Williams feeling fit after...

As Serena Williams prepares to return to action at the WTA's Stanford tournament, the 32-year-old says the commotion caused by her viral illness at Wimbledon had taken her by surprise.

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Wild's Fontaine signs two-year contract

The Minnesota Wild avoided an arbitration hearing with Justin Fontaine and signed the forward to a two-year contract on Tuesday.

Ryan Lochte, Olympics swimming blurb

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Ryan Lochte shows off 10,000-calorie meal

He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories…

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Michele Roberts named NBPA exec. director

Michele Roberts was elected executive director of the NBA Players Association nearly 18 months after Billy Hunter was ousted.

Johnny Manziel, Cleveland Browns jersey, NFL Draft

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Browns acclimate to protecting Johnny...

Brian Hoyer, who has fewer than 200 career pass attempts and three career starts, and rookie Johnny Manziel are vying to convince coach Mike Pettine that they are the right man for the starting job…

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