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Wall: Wizards must back up their words, 'earn that respect'

The Washington Wizards and their players have seemingly made it a yearly occurrence to talk themselves up to the rest of the Association. However, without the postseason success to back it all up, their proclamations tend to fall on deaf ears. John Wall – who <a href="https://www.slamonline.c… NBA | theScore

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Sorry, home run haters: Old school baseball isn't coming back anytime soon

For those most aghast at the current state of baseball, those who bemoan every homer and roll their eyes at every strikeout (presuming they’re not busy yelling at a cloud), the 2018 Futures Game – easily overlooked by virtue of the fact that it remains indefensibly scheduled for the Sunday afternoon preceding the All-Star break – was a disquieting omen. ...

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Spieth returns claret jug, faces tough task getting it back

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) Jordan Spieth figured someone from the R&A would be waiting for him when he pulled into the parking lot at Carnoustie to take back the silver claret jug. Instead, he was part of a ceremony with enough pomp to drive home the point. His reign as British Open champion was over. ”The traditions of the Open are ...

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Osuna working way back to Blue Jays with Gulf Coast club

​Toronto Blue Jays reliever Roberto Osuna pitched in a professional game Saturday for the first time since he was charged with assault two months ago. Osuna, who’s currently serving a 75-game unpaid suspension handed down by Major League Baseball, pitched one inning for Toronto’s Gulf Coast League team in Dunedin, Fla., on Saturday afternoon, striking out a batter and allowing ...

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Report: Cavaliers bring back Frye on 1-year, $2.4M deal

The Cleveland Cavaliers appear to have finally made their first offseason move since LeBron James packed his bags two weeks ago. The Cavaliers have signed 35-year-old big man Channing Frye to a one-year, $ 2.4-million contract, league… NBA | theScore

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Padres look to bounce back against Dodgers

SAN DIEGO — Since the Padres entered the National League as an expansion team in 1969, their neighbors to the north have regularly used San Diego as a stepping stone to success in the National League West. Overall, the Dodgers have a one-sided, 457-391-1 edge in the “rivalry,” including Monday night’s 8-2 victory in the opener of a four-game series ...

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