1. ESPN 300 Linebacker Joins Cornhuskers

    Nebraska has secured a verbal commitment from four-star OLB Marcus Newby (Gaithersburg, Md./Quince Orchard; No. 296 in the ESPN 300), according to multiple sources...

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  2. Four-Star Wide Receiver Jamil Kamara Goes on the Record

    Four-star Class of 2014 wide receiver Jamil Kamara (Norfolk, Va./Lake Taylor) was one of the stars at the New Level Athletics 7-on-7 National Championships this past weekend in Brooklyn, N...

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  3. Freshman Could Give Virginia Tech Another Option at Running Back

    One of the biggest questions about Virginia Tech's offense heading into the 2012 football season is how it will replace running back and ACC Player of the Year David Wilson...

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  4. Playing Second Fiddle in the City of Angels

    Having been relegated to little more than an afterthought in the nation's second most populous city, the UCLA Bruins are hoping yet another change in leadership will get them headed in the right direction...

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  5. Cowboys Get Transfer Kicker Kip Smith from UCLA

    Former UCLA kicker Kip Smith has transferred to Oklahoma State, a source told The Oklahoman Friday afternoon. In Smith, the Cowboys have landed a successor to Quinn Sharp that was rated the No...

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  6. Renovations to Spaulding Field Underway

    The next time the UCLA football team practices on campus, the practice facility will have new playing surfaces...

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  7. Andre Ethier Out of Home Run Derby; Might Be out Until Break

    Injured Andre Ethier said he was pulling out of the home run derby, and he could be out of the Dodgers ' lineup until the All-Star break. Despite how horrendous the Dodgers are currently going, being cautious is absolutely the best approach...

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  8. Dodgers Promote Infielder Cruz to Rest Gordon

    Dodgers shortstop Dee Gordon has been experiencing cramping in his left leg over the last couple of days and the shortstop was given the day off on Monday...

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  9. Kemp, Kershaw on NL All-Star Team

    Matt Kemp and Clayton Kershaw will represent the Dodgers at this year's All-Star Game, to be played on July 10 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City . It is the second All-Star selection for both...

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  10. Matt Kemp to Begin Minor League Rehabilitation Assignment Tuesday

    When Matt Kemp starts his minor league rehabilitation assignment for Class-A Rancho Cucamonga on Tuesday, he will be met by a capacity crowd at the Epicenter...

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  11. Deron Williams Rumors: Tuesday: Hoops Rumors

    Deron Williams has met with both the Nets and the Mavericks , and a report last night suggested he's expected to come to a decision today or tomorrow. Ken Berger of CBSSports...

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  12. Joe Johnson on the Brooklyn Nets

    The Brooklyn Nets have reportedly agreed to a trade with the Atlanta Hawks , sending Anthony Morrow, Jordan Williams, Jordan Farmar, Johan Petro, DeShawn Stevenson (in a sign-and-trade), ...

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  13. Dwight Howard to Nets Discussions Back On, Report Says

    A report on ESPN.com by Chris Broussard says the Nets and Orlando Magic are discussing a potential trade that would send Dwight Howard to the Nets in exchange for Brook Lopez, Kris Humphries, MarShon Brooks and three future first round picks...

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  14. Latos Earns NL POW Honors with Two Complete Games

    Reds right-hander Mat Latos capped off a nearly perfect week by garnering his first career National League Player of the Week honors, the league announced Monday.....

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  15. La Russa Gets Support from MLB over Cueto Snub

    A story by STLToday.com's Rick Hummel includes quotes from Major League Baseball senior vice president Katy Feeney that seem to indicate that MLB feels La Russa did no wrong in the case of Cueto being omitted from the National League All-Star squad...

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  16. Zack Cozart Undergoes Tests After Being Hit by Pitch

    Reds shortstop Zack Cozart saw the pitch coming but couldn't escape it. A Chad Billingsley 89 mph fastball hit Cozart directly on the helmet in the fifth inning of the Reds' 8-2 win in Los Angeles on Monday...

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  17. Hamilton Steals 100th Base of Season

    The biggest story in the Minor Leagues just reached a new level. Or rather, a new digit. Billy Hamilton stole two bases Monday night to give him an even 100 on the season in his 78th game of the season...

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  18. Votto, Bruce, Chapman Named NL All-Stars

    His numbers, performances and an MVP award over the past few seasons have already dictated that Reds first baseman Joey Votto is worthy of being a superstar in baseball. Now the fans have spoken as well and endorsed it to be so, too...

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  19. Joey Votto's Knee Still Uncomfortable

    Joey Votto’s knee is causing much angst in Redsland. He was out of the lineup for the second straight day Monday with an inflamed left knee...

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  20. Jaguars to Practice in Heat of the Day During Training Camp

    The Jaguars are in for a hot summer in training camp. Coach Mike Mularkey said at the end of organized team activities that he preferred afternoon training camp practices, so it ...

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  21. Jaguars Could Be Playing a Game in London in 2013

    Don’t be surprised if the Jaguars wind up playing a home game in London in 2013. The odds seem to be good they will make the trip because New England Patriots owner Bob ...

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  22. Jaguars Need to Kick into Gear, Sign Josh Scobee

    2 cents. It's not surprising that the Jaguars and Maurice Jones-Drew are at odds over a new contract. MJD's salary has fallen behind the NFL's other top running backs, but he still has two years left on his contract...

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  23. Orioles Trio Tabbed for AL All-Star Squad

    Prior to Sunday's game, Orioles manager Buck Showalter smiled knowingly as he told reporters his club would have "fair representation" at this year's All-Star Game on July 10 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City...

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  24. Steve Johnson Joining Orioles in Seattle (Britton Update)

    The Orioles are preparing to recall right-hander Steve Johnson from Triple-A Norfolk and insert him into their bullpen during their West Coast trip that begins tomorrow night in Seattle ...

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  25. Roberts out with Sore Groin; Markakis Swings

    Second baseman Brian Roberts was held out of the starting lineup on Monday with a sore groin, something he initially felt during Sunday's game, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said...

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