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Turner hits for cycle, Nationals beat Rockies 15-12

  BY PAT GRAHAM DENVER (AP) — Trea Turner wore everything he could to stay warm, including a red ski mask that covered his face. For someone...

LEADING OFF: Pedroia set to return, Bundy emerging for O’s

  A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WELCOME BACK The Red Sox had to wait another day to get Dustin Pedroia back in the...

FGCU Baseball in Freefall, Loses Sixth Straight

On the heels of a five-game losing streak, the FGCU baseball team (28-16, 4-8 ASUN) traveled to the east coast of Florida to face...

LEADING OFF: Hicks a hit for Tigers, Blach set for Kershaw

A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ HICKS STICKS John Hicks is off to an impressive start as a fill-in for injured Detroit...

Madison Bumgarner’s rented bike slipped near end of ride

BY JANIE McCAULEY SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner had nearly finished a ride of more than two hours in the mountains outside Denver when...

Lithuanian reliever Neverauskas makes debut for Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dovydas Neverauskas' long journey from Lithuania to the major leagues finally ended on Monday night when the relief pitcher made his...

FGCU Baseball on 5-game Losing Streak, Swept by UNF

The FGCU baseball team was dealt their first conference sweep of the season, on Sunday, at the hands of North Florida.  The series washout...

LEADING OFF: MLB sorts out trouble in Baltimore, Minnesota

  A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ PAY THE PRICE Major League Baseball figures to be busy, sorting out possible penalties after the...

APNewsBreak: Dodgers, Yankees cut projected luxury tax bills

  BY RONALD BLUM NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees are cutting payroll and their luxury tax bills — just...

LEADING OFF: Twins-Tigers scrap; Scherzer on Sunday night

  A look at what's happening all around the majors today: ___ BAD BLOOD The Tigers and Twins close out a three-game series a day after benches cleared...

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Ohio family members plead for tips to solve massacre of 8

  BY ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tearful family members are pleading for information that could help solve the massacre of eight people in Ohio...