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Update: Blue Jays get Tulowitzki from Rockies for Reyes

Update: Blue Jays get Tulowitzki from Rockies for Reyes

July 28th, 2015 11:00 am by PAT GRAHAM, AP Sports Writer

The teams confirmed the blockbuster trade Tuesday that sends Jose Reyes and right-handed pitchers Miguel Castro, Jeff Hoffman and Jesus Tinoco to the Rockies for Troy Tulowitzki and right-handed reliever LaTroy Hawkins.

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Column: NASCAR blew it on Indy rules package

Column: NASCAR blew it on Indy rules package

July 28th, 2015 9:57 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Run, NASCAR, don't walk, back to the drawing board to figure out how to liven up racing. The rules package used for the Brickyard 400 was a failure no matter how the race is dissected.

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Greg Cote: Hall of Fame should waive dumb policy, let Junior Seau's daughter speak at induction

Greg Cote: Hall of Fame should waive dumb policy, let Junior Seau's daughter speak at induction

July 28th, 2015 9:55 am by By Greg Cote, Miami Herald (TNS)

The Pro Football Hall of Fame quietly made up an unnecessary new rule a few years ago involving its annual induction ceremony, and is now using that dumb "policy" to prevent the family of the late Junior Seau from speaking on his behalf.

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Asbury new assistant athletic trainer at Virginia-Wise

Asbury new assistant athletic trainer at Virginia-Wise

July 28th, 2015 9:00 am by Staff Report

Erin Asbury, who spent the past two years as a graduate assistant at Lindenwood University in Missouri, is the new assistant athletic trainer at Virginia-Wise.

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With Boston out, can LA revive a U.S. Olympic bid?

With Boston out, can LA revive a U.S. Olympic bid?

July 28th, 2015 7:00 am by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

Boston's bid to host the 2024 Olympics was undercut by its own mayor, its skeptical public and, finally, leaders of the U.S. Olympic Committee, who were tired of the city's ever-changing blueprint.

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Cueto to make his debut for Royals on Friday

Cueto to make his debut for Royals on Friday

July 28th, 2015 12:48 am by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Johnny Cueto, acquired Sunday in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds, will meet his new Royals teammates for the first time Tuesday and make his debut for Kansas City on Friday in Toronto.

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Braves waste strong start by Wood, fall to O's 2-1 in 11

Braves waste strong start by Wood, fall to O's 2-1 in 11

July 28th, 2015 12:30 am by DAVID GINSBURG, AP Sports Writer

The Atlanta Braves wasted an outstanding pitching performance by Alex Wood and put a damper on a special night for Nick Markakis, falling to the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 in 11 innings on Monday night.

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K-Mets, Astros split Appy League twin bill

K-Mets, Astros split Appy League twin bill

July 27th, 2015 11:25 pm by Staff Report

The Kingsport Mets beat the Greeneville Astros 2-1 in the nightcap Monday to earn a split of the teams' Appalachian League doubleheader at Pioneer Park.

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Upcoming Events as of July 27

Upcoming Events as of July 27

July 27th, 2015 10:30 pm by Staff Report

To list an event, email the Sports Department at sports@timesnews.net, fax the information to (423) 392-1385, or contact the Sports Department after 5 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328 ext. 323.

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U.S. plays Aruba or St. Vincent in World Cup qualifying opener

U.S. plays Aruba or St. Vincent in World Cup qualifying opener

July 27th, 2015 7:18 pm by Associated Press

The U.S. men's soccer team will host Aruba or St. Vincent and the Grenadines at St. Louis on Nov. 13 in the Americans' opening qualifier for the 2018 World Cup.

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