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AP source: Indians trade outfielder Moss to Cardinals

AP Photo/Tony Dejak CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the trade says the Indians have dealt outfielder Brandon Moss to the St. Louis Cardinals. In return, Cleveland will receive minor league pitcher Rob Kaminsky. The person spoke Thursday to the Associated Press on...
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Patriots open camp, try to ignore ‘Deflategate’ noise

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is stonewalling questions about deflated footballs for the second straight day. Belichick said before the team’s first practice of training camp on Thursday that he’s only worried about the...
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Brady lawsuit transferred from Minnesota to New York court

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady’s lawsuit against the NFL in which he wants his four-game suspension overturned will be heard in New York instead of Minnesota. Brady and the players’ union filed their suit Wednesday in Minnesota. But the NFL already had filed papers...
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Trump arrives in Scotland for Women’s British Open golf

AP Photo/Scott Heppell TURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — Presidential contender Donald Trump has arrived at his Turnberry golf resort in western Scotland for the first day of the Women’s British Open. On a short break from his election campaigning in the United States, the...
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Asia football chief praises Platini as potential FIFA boss

AP Photo/Patrick B. Kraemer KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Michel Platini’s chances of becoming the new president of FIFA received a boost Thursday when the Asian Football Confederation chief praised him as “a unique candidate” and urged his member nations...
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Players who need to finally show their worth in 2015

AP Photo/Bill Kostroun Alshon Jeffery proved himself last year as a prime target in Chicago. Everson Griffen showed his stuff as a sackmaster in Minnesota. Both moved from the “show us what you’ve got” category to Pro Bowl consideration. Here’s a road map...
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A look at trainer Bob Baffert’s record 7 wins in Haskell

AP Photo/Julio Cortez Short stay. Large payday. That’s the way it usually works when Bob Baffert sends a horse to the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park. Sunday should be no different, when the trainer makes his nearly annual trek to the Jersey Shore to saddle American...
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Boston’s bummer summer: Sox slump, Olympics snub, Brady out

AP Photo/Steven Senne BOSTON (AP) — After the winter of their discontent, it’s been one bummer of a summer for Bostonians. The Red Sox are languishing; the city forfeited a chance to showcase itself to the planet as an Olympics host; and now the NFL has upheld star...
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AP Sources: Phillies agree to trade Cole Hamels to Texas

AP Photo/Matt Marton PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two people familiar with the deal say the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to trade ace left-hander Cole Hamels to the Texas Rangers for a package of prospects. Both people spoke to The Associated Press late Wednesday night on...
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Kaka helps MLS All Stars to 2-1 win over Tottenham

AP Photo/David Zalubowski COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Kaka scored on a penalty kick and set up David Villa’s goal minutes later in the first half to help the best players in Major League Soccer beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 on a blustery Wednesday night. The MLS improved...