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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 2:10pm

Winners, losers and trends at baseball's winter meetings

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- All-Star closers Aroldis Chapman, Mark Melancon and Wade Davis moved to different bullpens. Chris Sale boosted a big rotation in Boston. And the Washington Nationals got their fans talking - a lot....

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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 2:05pm

It's a sweep: No 1. Alabama cleans up on AP All-SEC team

ATLANTA (AP) -- No. 1 Alabama swept the awards on The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference team announced Thursday....

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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 1:51pm

Police investigating racist graffiti in Giants player's home

MOONACHIE, N.J. (AP) -- Police are investigating racist graffiti scrawled on the walls of a New Jersey home belonging to a New York Giants player....

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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 1:50pm

AP Interview: MLS commissioner has eyes on young star power

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber believes his league is in transition when it comes to star players....

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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 1:29pm

NHL's Vegas Golden Knights denied trademark for nickname

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has denied the Vegas Golden Knights' trademark application a little more than two weeks after the new NHL franchise unveiled its name and logo....

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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 11:52am

RG3 back in starting lineup for winless Browns

BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- RG3's getting his second shot with the Browns....

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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 11:31am

NASCAR star Earnhardt cleared to race again after concussion

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) -- NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr., who missed the final 18 races of last season because of a concussion, has been medically cleared to return next year....

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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 10:27am

AP source: Chapman, Yankees reach deal for $86M, 5 years

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- Aroldis Chapman found a spot in a most familiar bullpen - a very rich spot, too....

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Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 - 9:59am

Oklahoma's Westbrook takes small-town skills to big stage

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Dede Westbrook looked like a contortionist at the end his 29-yard touchdown grab against Baylor....

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