1. Report: Texas Declined Cruz's $56M Extension Offer

    Suspended star outfielder Nelson Cruz is expected to report to the Rangers ' Instructional League sometime next week, suggesting there's a decent chance he could be back playing for them come playoff time, though a spot isn't guaranteed to him...

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  2. Iowa St. Spared Further Penalties by NCAA

    DES MOINES, Iowa -- Iowa State will not face additional penalties from the NCAA following an investigation into impermissible calls and text messages to recruits...

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  3. Report: Flames Targeted Preds GM Poile Prior to Burke Hire

    Prior to Calgary hiring Brian Burke as its president of hockey operations, reports surfaced of the Flames targeting another high-profile candidate — NHL discipline czar Brendan Shanahan...

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  4. Kelly Shows Signs of Quantum Leap in ASU's Blowout Win

    TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State offensive coordinator Mike Norvell said last week he did not want to see the same Taylor Kelly this season that he saw in 2012. He needed a new and improved version...

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  5. Watch: Sooners Hope New Scheme Cures All

    NORMAN, Okla.--Disappointing. Frustrating. Ridiculous. Oklahoma coaches and players used those words to describe the Sooners' defensive performance against West Virginia a year ago...

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  6. Colo. Backup QB to Be Sentenced for May Fight

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- University of Colorado backup quarterback Jordan Webb is due to be sentenced for a May fight that left an Air Force Academy cadet unconscious...

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  7. Michigan's Lewan in Pursuit of Perfection

    Back at Michigan, enduring and enjoying the college grind instead of cashing succulent paychecks, Taylor Lewan says he has no bad days. He does have one bad memory: the time he surrendered a sack to an Ohio State player...

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  8. Cardinal Antsy to Get Season Started

    Saturday's 8 p.m. PT kickoff between Stanford and San Jose State ensures that the Cardinal, who had a Week 1 bye, will be the last team in college football to start its season...

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  9. Illini Offense Showing Life as Big Test Awaits

    Be honest. You did a double take when watching Illinois ball-carriers sprinting into the open field last Saturday against Southern Illinois...

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  10. Transition No Longer a Problem for Obeng

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Stephen Obeng-Agyapong told the media in early August that his transition to linebacker wouldn't be that difficult. It's just going from the third level to the second level, last year's starting safety said...

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  11. Former Pitt Football Player Will Stand Trial on Bank Robbery Charges

    A former University of Pittsburgh football player accused of robbing a Greenfield bank will stand trial on all charges...

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  12. Hoke: Manziel Would Sit Behind Gardner at U-M

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  13. Southeast's Top Recruits Expected for UGA vs. South Carolina

    UGA will have one of its biggest turnouts in years with recruits for Saturday's showdown with South Carolina...

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  14. Carlos Gomez Returns vs. Pirates

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  15. Indians Activate OF Raburn for Stretch Run

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  16. Fowler (Knee) Returns vs. Dodgers

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  17. Justin Masterson Is out with an Oblique Injury

    Here's a potentially big blow to the Indians' already dwindling playoff hopes: Justin Masterson will miss at least one start with an oblique injury suffered during his abbreviated outing yesterday...

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  18. Report: Bettman Made $8M in 2011-12

    After leading the NHL into three lockouts, Commissioner Gary Bettman won't win any popularity contests among hockey fans. But his bosses — team owners — continue to compensate him well...

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  19. Tribe Activate Ryan Raburn off DL

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  20. Headley Not Likely to Give Pads Hometown Discount

    The calendar has turned to September — or, as they call it in San Diego, football season. The Padres are 19 games out of first place. They finished 18 games out last year, 23 the year before that, 20 in 2009, 21 in 2008...

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  21. MLB Announces Postseason Schedule

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  22. Molina (Wrist) in Lineup vs. Reds

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  23. Braves Recall Evan Gattis

    Evan Gattis has been recalled from Triple-A Gwinnett and gets the start in LF tonight, the # Braves announced...

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  24. Gattis Gets Start in LF vs. Mets

    New York State of Mind: BJ Upton 8, J Upton 9, Freeman 3, McCann 2, C Johnson 5, Gattis 7, Uggla 4, Simmons 6, Medlen 1...

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  25. Utley, Rollins out Tonight vs. Nats

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