1. C Brandon Pirri Inks Two-Year Contract with Florida Panthers

    Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has agreed to terms with C Brandon Pirri on a two-year contract...

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  2. Stark: Baseball's Future Is Mike Trout

    INNEAPOLIS -- On Tuesday night, under the sparkling Minnesota sky, they will play baseball on the same diamond, very likely for the last time. It will be Derek Jeter's final All-Star Game...

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  3. John Daly's Spongebob Squarepants Are Simply the Best

    Delightful. Daly, who like Spongebob is absorbent, yellow (haired) and porous, probably won't make too much noise on the leaderboard, but if history is any guide, he'll have a couple signature putts and some drives that might just end up in the sea...

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  4. Royals Acquire Jason Frasor

    The Royals have acquired right-hander Jason Frasor from the Rangers in exchange for right-hander Spencer Patton, the Rangers announced...

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  5. Rangers Trade Reliever Frasor to Royals

    #Royals acquire right-handed reliever Jason Frasor from the Rangers for fellow righty Spencer Patton, who was at Omaha...

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  6. Bruins Sign Caron — One Year,$600,000

    Forward Jordan Caron has agreed to a one-year, one-way contract worth $600,000 with the Boston Bruins , according to Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports...

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  7. New York Rangers Sign Center Matthew Lombardi

    With the New York Rangers facing negotiations with restricted free agents that could push them much closer to the $69 million salary cap, they found a cheap option at center on Wednesday...

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  8. Jones Cherishes Home Run Derby Experience

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Heading into Monday night's Gillette Home Run Derby at Target Field, Orioles outfielder Adam Jones was coy with his predictions...

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  9. Cruz, Jones Could Benefit from AL's ASG Victory

    MINNEAPOLIS -- All-Stars Nelson Cruz and Adam Jones can both look past their 0-for-2 stat lines in Tuesday night's Midsummer Classic...

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  10. Released by the Twins, Scott Diamond Signs with the Reds

    Last season Scott Diamond was supposed to be the Twins' Opening Day starter, but instead the left-hander began the year on the disabled list while recovering from offseason surgery to remove bone spurs from his elbow...

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  11. Cruz, Jones Combine to Go 0-4 in All-Star Game

    It never fails. A player catches a routine fly ball and leads off the next inning. Adam Jones did it tonight in the All-Star Game at Target Field in Minnesota , squeezing Andrew McCutchen's ...

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  12. With Promising Futures, Braves Trio Reflects on Journey

    MINNEAPOLIS -- As the contract extensions they received this year attested, Freddie Freeman, Craig Kimbrel and Julio Teheran represent a significant core of the Braves ' future...

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  13. Kimbrel Dominates American League Batters

    MINNEAPOLIS -- While enjoying the honor of being an All-Star during each of his first four full Major League seasons, Craig Kimbrel has never shied away from the chance to get to know some of the National League 's top offensive stars...

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  14. Freeman, Kimbrel Do Their Part but NL Loses All-Star Game

    MINNEAPOLIS — Tuesday was Derek Jeter's night and the American League helped him take a bow in his final All-Star game with a two-hit curtain call in a 5-3 victory, but the ...

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  15. Goldy, Montero See Action in NL's Loss to AL

    MINNEAPOLIS -- If memories are made of things like this, D-backs All-Stars Miguel Montero and Paul Goldschmidt will long remember playing in Derek Jeter's final Midsummer Classic...

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  16. Carew Appreciates Special Bond with Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS -- In 1985, the last time the Twins hosted an All-Star Game across town in the now-defunct Metrodome, Rod Carew was in the final season of a brilliant 19-year career, finishing up a seven-season tenure with the then California Angels ...

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  17. Felix Sets Tone for American League Victory

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Mariners right-hander Felix Hernandez was given the honor of being the starting pitcher for the American League in Tuesday night's All-Star Game...

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  18. 'Embarrassed' Roy Turns to Fitness and Nutrition Guru Gary Roberts

    Derek Roy is going to be eating some mung beans this summer. The 31-year-old forward, and newest member of the Nashville Predators , has enlisted the fitness and nutrition services of former NHLer Gary Roberts...

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  19. Evan Gattis Cleared to Begin Rehab Assignment

    Braves catcher Evan Gattis, who almost surely would have made the All-Star team if not for being on the disabled list with a bulging disk in his back, has been cleared to begin a minor-league rehab assignment Thursday at Triple-A...

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  20. Henrik Stenson Jokes That Tiger Woods Is Losing Sleep over Him

    Tremendous work here from Henrik Stenson. Somebody for some reason asked Henrik Stenson if his playing partner Tiger Woods feared playing with Stenson, who finished second at the 2013 British Open, over the first two days of this year's tournament...

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  21. Tiger Woods Needs Open Win to Keep Pace with Jack Nicklaus

    Since Tiger Woods was 24 years old he's been able to say he was ahead of Jack Nicklaus' historical major-winning pace...

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  22. Graeme McDowell Wants to Engage in Game of Chess at Open

    Graeme McDowell is one of my favorite golfers and this is why. He called himself a "short knocker" and said he wants to engage a game of chess at the 2014 British Open while everyone else is, presumably, playing checkers or maybe canasta...

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  23. Padres Tweet Tribute to the Late Tony Gwynn Following All-Star Game

    Tuesday night's All-Star Game was memorable for several reasons, none more notable than Derek Jeter's farewell. The torch was passed to Mike Trout, who was named MVP. Adam Wainwright even stirred up a non-controversy with some unwise comments...

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  24. Save the Hate for MLB's Silly All-Star Game Rule, Not Adam Wainwright

    MINNEAPOLIS – It's OK if Adam Wainwright grooved Derek Jeter a pitch in Tuesday night's All-Star Game. Really, it's more than OK. It's wonderful. It's great...

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  25. Rangers Sign Vet. C Lombardi to 2-Yr Deal

    The Rangers have agreed to terms with veteran NHL center Matthew Lombardi, 32, who spent last season with Geneve Servette in the Swiss-A League...

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