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Royals place OF Lorenzo Cain on disabled list with strained hamstring

The Royals have placed outfielder Lorenzo Cain on the disabled list with a hamstring injury.

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Mets rally, hold off Cubs 4-3 to stop skid in NLCS rematch

Yoenis Cespedes socked a colossal home run, Jeurys Familia pitched out of a huge jam in the ninth inning and rookie replacement Brandon Nimmo keyed a three-run rally in the seventh that sent the New York Mets past the Chicago Cubs 4-3

The Latest Cheating Scandal In Professional Cycling: Hidden Motors

The hottest new way to cheat in pro cycling is with hidden motors — hence the International Cycling Union's new thermal cameras.

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Comeback cats! Tigers use 8-run 9th inning to beat Rays 10-7

Cameron Maybin capped a dramatic eight-run ninth inning with a tiebreaking three-run double, and the Detroit Tigers overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 10-7

The Latest: Double shooting gold medalist ineligible for Rio

Double shooting gold medalist Michael Diamond has been ruled ineligible to represent Australia at the Rio Olympics

Baseball team Sonoma Stompers sign two female players

The Sonoma Stompers have signed Kelsie Whitmore and Stacy Piagno, who become the first two women in professional baseball since the 1950's.

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MadBum batting and no DH "wasn't a tough call" for Bochy

Bruce Bochy all but had his mind made up days ago: Madison Bumgarner would hit in an AL ballpark for interleague rather than using a designated hitter

Private funeral held for former Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt

A private funeral service for former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt was held Thursday

Blast from the past, remembering 'The Baseball Bunch'

In the 80's, MLB treated kids to an instructional baseball TV show complete with skill drills, major league stars and some goofy guests.

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Streaking Indians win 13th straight, beat Blue Jays 4-1

Carlos Carrasco struck out a season-high 14, Jason Kipnis and Rajai Davis hit solo home runs and the Cleveland Indians matched a franchise record by winning their 13th consecutive game Thursday, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1

San Francisco Giants Bench The DH, Will Let Pitcher Hit In An AL Park

Giants ace Madison Bumgarner will pitch and hit in an American League ballpark Thursday. Pitchers haven't hit in an AL park in about 40 years.

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Franklin misses out again at the US Olympic swimming trials

For Missy Franklin, another miss at the US Olympic swimming trials

Lightning reach eight-year extension with Steven Stamkos

The Lightning and Steven Stamkos have agreed to terms on an eight-year contract extension worth an average of $8.5 million per season.

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Quaresma the shootout hero as Portugal beats Poland

Ricardo Quaresma was Portugal's penalty shootout hero as his team beat Poland 5-3 on penalties in the European Championship quarterfinals after a 1-1 draw in extra time

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McGirt goes low in Ohio, leads at Firestone

A month after his first PGA Tour victory at the Memorial, William McGirt played just as well a little farther north in Ohio

Devils Acquire Former No. 1 pick Taylor Hall from Oilers

The New Jersey Devils have acquired former No. 1 overall draft pick Taylor Hall from the Edmonton Oilers for defenseman Adam Larsson.

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Mutilated Body Parts Wash Ashore In Rio de Janeiro Near Olympic Venue

Body parts were found on Copacabana beach, the site of the world's largest New Year's Eve celebration and Olympic sand volleyball.

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Champion Chanticleers: Coastal Carolina defeats Arizona 4-3

Coastal Carolina capitalizes on two errors on the same play for four unearned runs in the sixth inning, and the Chanticleers won their first national championship in any sport with a 4-3 victory over Arizona in Game 3 of the College World Series finals

Shuck's RBI single in 8th lifts White Sox over Twins 6-5

J.B. Shuck's two-out single scored the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, Todd Frazier hit his 23rd home run, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 Thursday

Colts Extend Luck's Contract Through 2021 with $140M Deal

The Colts have agreed to a contract extension with quarterback Andrew Luck that will keep him in Indianapolis through the 2021 season.

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At Euro 2016, Ronaldo doesn't make same mistake twice

In leading Portugal to a fifth European Championship semifinal, Cristiano Ronaldo showed that he knows how to learn from his mistakes

Headley scores on passed ball in 9th, Yankees beat Texas 2-1

Chase Headley scores on passed ball with two outs in bottom of 9th, sending Yankees past Rangers 2-1

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#DearAndy: Is Brexit like Texas and the Big 12?

Is Brexit like the University of Texas and the Big 12? Michigan's national title odds and the college football equivalent to Iceland's upset of England in Euro 2016.

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AP source: Cowboys' McClain suspended again, for 10 games

A person with knowledge of the situation says Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has been suspended for the first 10 games next season for his second violation of the NFL's substance-abuse policy in as many years

Volunteer Hero: Looking Back On Pat Summitt's Storied Career

With 1,098 wins and eight national titles, Pat Summitt was a champion on and off the court.

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