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Marlins fail to impress LeBron in loss to LA

MIAMI – LeBron James made his first visit Wednesday to Marlins Park, sat behind home plate and had left his seat by the sixth inning. If he was rooting for the home team, he didn’t miss much. The Marlins’ lone run came on a first-inning homer by Giancarlo Stanton, and they lost to Zack Greinke...
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Ryan’s key double takes Mariners past A’s

OAKLAND, Calif. – Brendan Ryan ended one of the longest hitting slumps of his career with a timely two-run double. The Mariners shortstop felt even better after adding an RBI single two innings later. Making a rare start after interim manager Robby Thompson shuffled his lineup due to an injury to second baseman Nick Franklin,...
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Harbaugh defends departed WR Jenkins

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – A.J. Jenkins no longer is in a San Francisco 49ers uniform after being dealt to Kansas City. Coach Jim Harbaugh is still coming to the defense of his former receiver. Harbaugh took the opportunity Wednesday to again criticize those who delivered a negative take on Jenkins, the 2012 first-round pick who...
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Red Sox hammer Giants

SAN FRANCISCO – Will Middlebrooks made his major league debut at second base on a day he continued to produce with his bat. That might be a message. Middlebrooks and Stephen Drew each hit a home run, Jonny Gomes and Jarrod Saltalamacchia drove in two runs apiece and the Boston Red Sox beat the San...
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Sweezy takes hold of starting job

RENTON, Wash. – Two years ago, J.R. Sweezy was playing defensive tackle at North Carolina State. Now, he’s a starting offensive guard for the Seattle Seahawks. It’s quite a transition for a player to make once he reaches the professional level but Sweezy has acclimated entering his second season playing the position and earned the...
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2013 Basin Football Tour – Mazama Vikings

960 the Sports Legend visited the fall camp of the Mazama Vikings football team as part of the 2013 Basin Football Tour.
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2013 Basin Football Tour – Klamath Union Pelicans

960 the Sports Legend visited the fall camp of the Klamath Union Pelicans football team as part of the 2013 Basin Football Tour.
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Beavers coach Riley keeping QB secret

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Mike Riley walked right up to the scrum of news media covering Oregon State on Tuesday and made it clear he wouldn’t have a quarterback announcement. ”No news today,” Riley said before anyone could even ask the question. Sean Mannion and Cody Vaz, who both had starts last season, are competing for...
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Raiders still not settled on starting punter

NAPA, Calif. – For the first time in more than a decade, the Raiders head into the final stages of training camp uncertain who their punter will be. When seven-time Pro Bowl punter Shane Lechler bolted for Houston as a free agent in March, it created a huge void on Oakland’s roster. With less than...
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Tide, Ducks top Travis’ preseason top 25

Everyone does a preseason top 25 poll. And when your poll doesn’t square with what everyone else predicts then you’re clearly biased against their favorite team. So as a preliminary, if your team isn’t ranked highly enough it’s clearly because I hate your team, player, or coach and I’m also sexist and racist.
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