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  • Weekend Sports In Brief

    NBA CHICAGO (AP) - Players were taking charges, bodies were hitting the floor, calls and non-calls were being screamed about on both ends. The fourth quarter of the NBA All-Star Game was as intense as the final moments of a playoff game, the biggest stars in the league holding absolutely

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  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    BASEBALL BOSTON - Two days before the start of spring training, the Boston Red Sox have again agreed to send 2018 AL MVP Mookie Betts and pitcher David Price to the Los Angeles Dodgers in a reworked deal, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press on

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  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    NFL MIAMI (AP) - The comeback Chiefs did it again and are Super Bowl champions. Patrick Mahomes, named the game's MVP, threw for a pair of touchdowns in the game’s final 6:13, helping the Kansas City Chiefs erase a 10-point deficit and beat the San Francisco 49ers 31-20 in Super

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  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    MLB SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred apologized Tuesday for what he called a disrespectful reference to the World Series trophy as a “piece of metal.” Even before being asked about it, Manfred said he made a mistake with those comments while trying to deliver a rhetorical point

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  • Friday Sports in Brief

    MLB NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball is raising the minimum salary for minor league players in 2021, according to a memo sent Friday from the commissioner’s office to all 30 teams and obtained by The Associated Press. Two years after successfully lobbying Congress to exempt minor leaguers from

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  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    MLB WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Avoiding any specifics about their team’s sign-stealing during its 2017 World Series championship season, Houston Astros players Alex Bregman and José Altuve apologized Thursday for the scheme that was investigated and punished by Major League Baseball. Astros owner Jim Crane and new manager

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  • Wednesday Sports in Brief

    NHL ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Jay Bouwmeester remains in Southern California, but the veteran St. Louis Blues defenseman was alert and talking with teammates one day after collapsing on the bench during a game. “He was in good spirits with us, typical Jay, so I think it certainly made us

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