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Padres buzzing over impending arrival of Manny Machado

AP Sports WriterPadres buzzing over impending arrival of Manny MachadoBy JOHN MARSHALLPEORIA, Ariz. (AP) As workouts began to wind down, word began spreading across the San Diego Padres' practice fields at Peoria Sports Complex.The Padres, a team stuck...

After veteran salaries drop, baseball players want change

AP Baseball WriterAfter veteran salaries drop, baseball players want changeBy RONALD BLUMNEW YORK (AP) Neil Walker's salary dropped from $17.2 million to $2 million in two years. Greg Holland was cut from $14 million to $2 million this...

Emerging Russell on rise for Nets

AP Basketball WriterRussell on the rise in Brooklyn and seeking first postseasonBy BRIAN MAHONEYNEW YORK (AP) D'Angelo Russell stood high above Times Square, a spot where stars are showcased in New York.He was front and center on a...

Yankees” Tulowitzki hits in first simulated game

Associated PressYankees' Tulowitzki hits in first simulated gameBy MARK DIDTLERTAMPA, Fla. (AP) Troy Tulowitzki took a called third strike in his first simulated game of spring training and followed with a drive down the right-field line that would...

Curry, Obama address minority boys

Associated PressObama joined by Curry to tell minority boys 'you matter'By JEFF CHIU and JANIE HAROAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Former President Barack Obama and Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry told a roomful of minority boys on Tuesday that...

Mets” infielder Jed Lowrie to have MRI of left knee

Associated PressMets' infielder Jed Lowrie to have MRI of left kneeBy BILL WHITEHEADPORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) The New York Mets uttered that dreaded three-letter acronym for the first time in spring training, and it involved Jed Lowrie:...

Heat add Terry, who was to join Team USA

Surprise: Emanuel Terry joins Heat, not Team USA as plannedMIAMI (AP) Emanuel Terry's plans to play for his country this weekend have been thwarted, for a very good reason.He's back in the NBA instead.Terry was signed to a...

After veteran salaries drop, baseball players want change

AP Baseball WriterAfter veteran salaries drop, baseball players want changeBy RONALD BLUMNEW YORK (AP) Neil Walker's salary dropped from $17.2 million to $2 million in two years. Greg Holland was cut from $14 million to $2 million this...

Playoff push begins with break ending

AP Basketball WriterThe NBA playoff push starts now with All-Star break endingBy TIM REYNOLDSMIAMI (AP) Golden State is still the favorite for a fourth title in five years.Milwaukee, Toronto, Indiana, Boston, Philadelphia, Oklahoma City, Denver, can all go...

Western Illinois to face Colorado State, host six in 2019

Western Illinois to face Colorado State, host six in 2019(STATS) - Western Illinois will pay a visit to Colorado State and host six opponents as part of a 12-game 2019 schedule which was announced Wednesday.Coach Jared Elliott's second season...