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Bucs' Bartow: Too soon to size up July

Bucs' Bartow: Too soon to size up July

August 3rd, 2013 8:51 pm by kelly hodge, net news service

July is always a big month for college basketball coaches, who spend much of their time sizing up prospective recruits in gyms scattered all about. And it’s never easy to gauge how much progress is being made, says ETSU's Murry Bartow.

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Despite rumors of suspension, A-Rod says he's playing for Yankees on Monday night

Despite rumors of suspension, A-Rod says he's playing for Yankees on Monday night

August 3rd, 2013 7:57 pm by ROB MAADDI, AP Sports Writer

Alex Rodriguez brushed aside any worries about a pending suspension Saturday night, saying he’s headed to Chicago and plans to play for the New York Yankees on Monday night.

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15-year-old driver wins K&N Pro race

15-year-old driver wins K&N Pro race

August 3rd, 2013 6:35 pm by Associated Press

Fifteen-year-old Cole Custer became the youngest winner in NASCAR K&N Pro Series history Friday night with a victory at Iowa Speedway.

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Red Sox owner buying Boston Globe for $70M

Red Sox owner buying Boston Globe for $70M

August 3rd, 2013 1:15 pm by Associated Press

Citing the "essential role that its journalists and employees play in Boston, throughout New England, and beyond, John Henry, the principal owner of the Red Sox, has entered into an agreement to buy The Boston Globe for $70 million.

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Mets 3B Wright goes on 15-day DL

Mets 3B Wright goes on 15-day DL

August 3rd, 2013 12:23 pm by Associated Press

The New York Mets placed All-Star third baseman David Wright on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with a right hamstring injury.

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UT's McCullers loses weight, gains expectations

UT's McCullers loses weight, gains expectations

August 3rd, 2013 7:00 am by EVAN WOODBERY, GOVOLSXTRA

Butch Jones joked earlier this week that for all of Daniel McCullers’ progress since his arrival at Tennessee, it was still difficult to get the big man to say more than five words. The defensive tackle's reticence is understandable.

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Braves ride 5-run 5th to 8th straight win

Braves ride 5-run 5th to 8th straight win

August 3rd, 2013 1:44 am by MIKE WISNIEWSKI, Associated Press

After the Braves couldn’t take advantage of a bases-loaded opportunity in the fourth inning, they used a five-run fifth, including consecutive homers from Brian McCann and Chris Johnson, for their eighth straight win, 6-4 over the Phillies.

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Pair of freshmen in Tennessee's QB mix

Pair of freshmen in Tennessee's QB mix

August 2nd, 2013 11:55 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The black stripes on the helmets of Joshua Dobbs and Riley Ferguson signify the long odds facing the two freshmen in Tennessee’s quarterback competition.

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Try and try again: Oft-injured Oden to sign with two-time defending champion Heat

Try and try again: Oft-injured Oden to sign with two-time defending champion Heat

August 2nd, 2013 11:35 pm by Associated Press

Center Greg Oden, the former No. 1 overall draft pick, has chosen to sign with the two-time defending NBA champion Miami Heat.

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Cardinals corral K-Mets, 11-3

Cardinals corral K-Mets, 11-3

August 2nd, 2013 11:04 pm by Greg Peters

The Kingsport Mets had a rare off night at the plate and at the mound and the Johnson City Cardinals took advantage in an Appalachian League win on Friday at Hunter Wright Stadium.

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