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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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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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Comic Con

Fantasy storms the region with inaugural NWI Comic Con – nwitimes.com

Fantasy storms the region with inaugural NWI Comic Connwitimes.comSCHERERVILLE | Stormtroopers roamed the Villa Cesare on Sunday alongside the grim reaper, princesses and a man donning a Spider-Man Snuggie. Organizers for the first NWI Comic Con transformed the banquet hall hidden behind Schererville’s strip … …read more Source: Comic Con News From Google

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News

Report: Chris Christie, other NJ celeb, stiff winner of fantasy league – The Star-Ledger

Report: Chris Christie, other NJ celeb, stiff winner of fantasy leagueThe Star-LedgerGov. Chris Christie owes a fellow fantasy football league competitor $500, according to the New York Post’s Page Six. Citing sources, the report says Christie joined a fantasy league associated with the WFAN sports show “Boomer and Carton” and stiffed … …read more Source: […]

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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 […]

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Entertainment

For Colin Farrell, love scenes are just another (nice) day at the office – NewsOK.com

NewsOK.comNEW YORK – “Winter’s Tale,” like most lush, dreamy romances these days, features one soft-focus love scene between buff, photogenic stars Colin Farrell and Jessica Brown Findlay. Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay. In this mystical, century-spanning love …Too much bulk leaves ‘Winter’s Tale’ a confusing messTimes Herald-Record‘Tale’ wags directorHonolulu Star-AdvertiserWinter’s Tale: Confusing time-traveling fantasy elicits […]

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Sports

With Yankees, Tanaka profiles as a No. 3 fantasy starter – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIt probably comes as no surprise that star Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will end up in the New York Yankees rotation. After posting an incredible 24-0 record and 1.27 ERA, and leading the Rakuten Golden Eagles to the Japan Series title last year, the …Looking ahead to next offseason’s free agent starting pitchersCBSSports.comYankees snag […]

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San Francisco

Philanthropists pick up San Francisco’s $105000 tab for staging ‘Batkid’ fantasy – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneMiles Scott, 5, is greeted as he arrives at City Hall in San Francisco on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. Miles is a leukemia survivor from Tulelake in Siskiyou County, Calif. After battling leukemia since he was a year old, Miles is now in remission. One of …Philanthropists rescue San Francisco from $105000 ‘Batkid’ […]

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Entertainment

Christmas and Weekend Box Office: The Hobbit Stays at No.1, The Wolf of Wall … – E! Online

E! OnlineFive new movies hit theaters on Christmas, but none of them had the strength to stop The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. The adventure-fantasy thriller narrowly edged Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street on Dec. 25, earning $9.32 million and taking …UPDATE 1-‘Hobbit’ blasts past newcomers to claim third box office crownReuters‘Hobbit’ Sequel […]

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Sports

Kawakami: San Francisco 49ers stars reside on defense – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsShort-attention-span reading, and writing… Debate? There really was no debate, and if there was one, NaVorro Bowman ended it Monday night with 89 yards of Candlestick catharsis. Whenever and however coach Jim Harbaugh decides to reveal the team …49ers’ Harbaugh beaming over finishSan Francisco ChronicleFANTASY GRIND: So, did you win the title?Washington […]

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Entertainment

2013 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show: Angels, music and a $10 million fantasy bra – CBS News

CBS NewsThe 2013 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show is about to hit the airwaves, and we have an inside look on what’s in store from this year’s flock of angels. 54 Photos. Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2013. Models and celebrities step out for the 19th Victoria’s Secret …Rutgers marching band kicks off Victoria’s Secret Fashion ShowPhilly.comVictoria’s […]

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Sports

Yankees Did The Right Thing – ESPN

ESPNJay Z might have encountered “99 Problems” during his foray into the baseball representation business, but finding a team willing to spend $240 million on a player who’s never finished higher than third in a Most Valuable Player race was not among them.Robinson Cano’s fantasy value sinks slightly as a MarinerUSA TODAYYankees Try a New […]

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Sports

Vikings corner ejected for shoving official after giving up amazing touchdown catch – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIn the midst of a record-breaking day, Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery made a breathtaking 46-yard touchdown catch over the head of Minnesota Vikings corner Chris Cook. 11158070855_063590d195_o. Whether frustrated by the fact that Jeffery …Vikings’ Chris Cook ejected after contacting an officialNFL.comPereira’s calls: Bravo for a job well done on this TD […]

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DraftKings Fantasy Sports Startup Raises $24 Million

DraftKings.com fantasy sports startup might have a cheezy website design, but that’s not stopping it from attracting venture revenue. According to Crunchbase, the organization that pays you money for successfully playing fantasy sports raised $24 million. The Series B fund-raising for the Boston-based startup was led by Redpoint Ventures with participation from GGV Capital and […]