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miami

Chris Diaz fans six as Miami (Fla.) hands Florida State first loss of year – NCAA.com

NCAA.comTALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Nineteenth-ranked Miami handed No. 2 Florida State its first loss of the season Friday night, toppling the previously undefeated Seminoles 3-1 at Dick Howser Stadium. Junior lefthander Chris Diaz delivered seven strong innings for …Miami baseball hands FSU its first loss of seasonOrlando SentinelNo. 14 Miami capitalizes on miscues, hands No. 2 […]

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cleveland

Cleveland Indians John Axford shows he has the stuff to be a closer: Terry Pluto – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerBut he chose Cleveland for the chance to close and the coaching staff to help him revive his career. Not a project. The Indians believe Axford’s horrible start last season was mostly the result of pitching for Team Canada in the March World Baseball …Justin Masterson eyes extensionESPNFantasy baseball 2014 team previews: Cleveland […]

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houston

Houston College Classic field boasts 6 impressive résumés – Houston Chronicle

Houston College Classic field boasts 6 impressive résumésHouston ChronicleFor the past 13 years, the Houston College Classic has been a who’s who of college baseball. “It’s the premier tournament in the country,” Houston coach Todd Whitting said. “Year in and year out, there’s top quality teams. It’s a tournament everybody …Horns get ready for three […]

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NFL

Super Bowl-winning QB Wilson to suit up for Rangers – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneThe Texas Rangers will add a player with a championship pedigree to their spring training roster Monday with Super Bowl-champion quarterback Russell Wilson set to join the club in Surprise, Ariz. However, do not expect to see the former minor league …Russell Wilson’s Super Bowl secret: He took a shower at halftimeCBSSports.comSeahawks’ Russell Wilson […]

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miami

Richie Incognito damages his car – ESPN

ESPNPolice checking on reported damage to a car belonging to Richie Incognito, the player at the center of the Miami Dolphins’ bullying scandal, say Incognito told an officer he did the damage himself. [+] Enlarge Richie Incognito. AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee …Miami Dolphins talking points: Richie Incognito says he took a baseball bat to …Palm Beach […]

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cleveland

Cleveland Indians announce new initiatives to improve fan experience for 2014 … – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerCleveland Indians announce new promotions for 2014 The Cleveland Indians announced a handful of new promotions for fans for the upcoming 2014 baseball season, including a way to get a promotional item even if you can’t get to the game early.Cleveland Indians unveil what’s new at Progressive Field for 2014 seasonNewsNet5.comCleveland Indians swear […]

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Entertainment

Justin Bieber Parties with Friends, Actually Remains Sober – The Hollywood Gossip

The Hollywood Gossip“Justin came in wearing a dark gray hoodie, jeans, a baseball cap and had sunglasses on but pulled down and [was] carrying a Styrofoam cup,” the witness says. “He had been working at the studio late and came for the birthday party.” Bieber reportedly …Justin Bieber ‘bans’ Selena Gomez from birthday bash after […]

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Sports

Jameis Winston: It was a ‘thrill’ meeting, playing against Yankees – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comJameis Winston went 0 for 2 and did not pitch in FSU’s loss to the Yankees. (USATSI). The New York Yankees shared the spotlight with Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston in an exhibition game against the Florida State baseball team in Tampa, Fla.Spring training roundupWashington PostYankees Insider: For Jameis, completion of a dreamNew York Daily […]

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New York

Winston On Facing Yankees – ESPN

ESPNTAMPA, Fla. — In little more than a month, Jameis Winston went from leading the Florida State Seminoles to the NCAA football championship to serving as a fifth-inning defensive replacement in a spring training baseball game against the New York Yankees.Recapping the Jameis Winston vs. New York Yankees MatchupBleacher ReportJameis Winston, Florida State will face […]

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Sports

AJ Pierzynski doesn’t like the new home plate collision rule – Call to the Pen

Call to the PenSep 29, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers designated hitter A.J. Pierzynski (12) reacts to hitting a double in the fifth inning of the game against the Los Angeles Angels at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY …Padres’ Nick Hundley in favor of MLB’s new home collision ruleSports Out […]

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Sports

Around baseball: MLB, union approve new collision rule – Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchThe E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper. And it’s available to subscribers before 6 a.m. every day. Subscribe. All current subscribers have full access to Digital D, which includes the E-Edition and …New MLB rule to cut down home plate collisionsgulfnews.comBaseball news: Collision-at-home rule adopted for 2014Detroit […]

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Sports

MLB notebook: Collision rule added – Tulsa World

Tulsa WorldMLB collision rule leaves exceptions: Major League Baseball and its players have banned most home-plate collisions but left open an exception if the catcher has the ball and is blocking the runner’s direct path to home plate.Baseball news: Collision-at-home rule adopted for 2014Detroit Free PressMLB will continue to allow collisions with catchers, but a […]

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Atlanta

Atlanta Braves 2014 fantasy baseball team preview – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comThis is the latest preview in a series examining the 2014 fantasy baseball outlook of each major league team. Today, a look at the Atlanta Braves. For every MLB team preview along with player rankings, stat projections, mock drafts and more, join …Baseball buzzing as Atlanta Braves lock up their top talentNew York Daily NewsFreeman’s […]

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kiev

Growing Support, and Tea From Young Women, Embolden Kiev Street Fighters – New York Times

Growing Support, and Tea From Young Women, Embolden Kiev Street FightersNew York TimesKIEV, Ukraine — The street fighters in Independence Square, kitted out with motorcycle helmets, plywood shields and baseball bats, are an intimidating lot by any measure, and this week they turned whole battalions of riot police officers on their … and more …read […]

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Oakland

Court agrees to fast-track San Jose’s baseball antitrust appeal – San Jose Mercury News

Court agrees to fast-track San Jose’s baseball antitrust appealSan Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE — A federal appeals court Thursday granted San Jose’s request for speedy consideration of its claim that Major League Baseball violated U.S. antitrust law by keeping the Oakland A’s from moving to the city. San Jose’s lawyers had asked the …Expedited schedule […]

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Las Vegas

MLB season win totals posted in Las Vegas, Dodgers on top – SportingNews.com

MLB season win totals posted in Las Vegas, Dodgers on topSportingNews.comLAS VEGAS — There is nothing better than the smell of fresh cut grass, and when pitchers and catchers report to their respected spring training facilities in Florida and Arizona, the aroma becomes even nicer. People are talking baseball. People are … …read more Source: […]

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miami

No. 13 Miami beats UMaine baseball team Sunday after Heath’s gem on Saturday – Bangor Daily News

Bangor Daily NewsThe University of Maine baseball team committed five errors Sunday afternoon, helping open the door for 13th-ranked Miami’s 11-2 victory in the rubber game of the three-game set at Mark Light Field. On Saturday, Scott Heath of Westbrook limited the …Miami Explodes in Big Win Over Maine on SundayState Of The UHurricanes’ bats […]

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Sports

Atlanta Braves – TeamReport – GlobalPost

GlobalPostThe Atlanta Braves won 96 games a year ago and captured the National League East by 10 games. Yet they find themselves in the same place they were going into spring training a year ago — picked to finish behind the Washington Nationals. The Nationals …Baseball notebook: Braves, Kimbrel agree to dealThe Spokesman ReviewAtlanta Braves […]

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miami

Miami Hurricanes baseball takes series in balanced win over Maine Black Bears – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comMeanwhile, Miami’s pitchers continued their superb performances. Sunday it was redshirt sophomore Andy Suarez, who allowed two runs (one earned) on four hits in five innings. He didn’t walk anyone and struck out 10 of the 21 batters he faced. His …Miami Explodes in Big Win Over Maine on SundayState Of The UHurricanes’ bats come […]

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miami

Miami Hurricanes baseball wins season opener against Maine in a walk – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comIt didn’t take long for the Miami Hurricanes to assert their dominance at the plate Friday in the season opener at Alex Rodriguez Park — bases-on-balls dominance. Except for a second-inning blast over the left field fence by senior Tyler Palmer, the …Miami Hurricanes open baseball season with win over MainePalm Beach Post all 3 […]

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Los Angeles

Pressing Questions: The Los Angeles Dodgers – Yahoo Sports (blog)

Yahoo Sports (blog)We continue our series of MLB fantasy previews, wherein we consider 4-5 key questions surrounding each team. Baseball is coming, gamers. Pitchers and catchers report soon. Fantasy owners report immediately… The Los Angeles Dodgers head into ’14 on …Matt Kemp ‘won’t accept’ bench roleESPNMatt Kemp Won’t Rush Back From Ankle InjuryCBS Local all […]