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Packers mock draft: Dueling 4-round mocks edition

NFL Scouting Combine is over and leaves only days and team visits as important drafts of events between now and the beginning of the draft in April. There will be many ways for Packers to attack the draft, especially with three picks in the top 50, but free agency will change the dynamics of many teams. Just for fun, Packer's …

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Bears sign Blewitt to help kicking up. Really.

The Chicago Bears are hoping to kicker named Blewitt Chicago on Wednesday signed free agent Chris Blewitt after a tryout Blewitt has no NFL experience, But he did spend four seasons kicking at the University of Pittsburgh, where he converted 55 of 79 attempts, including a long of 56 yards. The highlight was a 43-yarder to beat Clemson in 2016, …

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Los Alamitos Owner Offers to Run Santa Anita Race Dates

Los Alamitos Race Course owner Ed Allred has presented and offered to the California Horse Racing Board to run races at his Cypress, Calif., Track of the suspension of racing at Santa Anita Park continue for an extended period of time. Allred said March 6, a day after Santa Anita announced it had suspended racing and training to assess the …

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Cashman, Boone On Start Rotation, Ellsbury

18:55: Manager Aaron Boone also spoke to the media today and reveal what many had already expected: Sabathia is not likely to be ready for the season's start, either (link via Bryan Hoch from MLB.] [19659002] "He had his second pen that went well [on Wednesday]," " Boone said of Sabathia, who got a late start on spring training after …

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Marcus Johansson has a lung contusion

Marcus Johansson has had a horror of horrible luck since he left the capitals in 2017. His latest episode came at the hands of his trade to the Boston Bruins, when Johansson hit hard from Michael Ferland during a game against Carolina hurricanes. Johansson left the game and was taken to the hospital where he was kept overnight. Johansson has …

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Jonathan Loaisiga's case to fill in for injured Luis Severino

TAMPA – The path is not always clean, is not always uncluttered, is not always straight. Opportunities come when they come. "Nobody is happy that Sevy is hurting," Jonathan Loaisiga said in the Yankees clubhouse, maybe 90 minutes after completing his first case to replace Luis Severino for as long as may be necessary. “But we all have our jobs …

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MLB Suspends the Red Sox Pot Steven Wright for 80 Matches after Positive PED Test

Major League Baseball has suspended Boston Red Sox raven Steven Wright for 80 games without pay after he tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance. MLB said Wright tested positive for growth hormone releasing peptide 2 (GHRP-2), which violates the Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program league. The 80-game suspension will begin at the beginning of the regular season 2019. "I …

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MLB Suspends the Red Sox Pot Steven Wright for 80 Matches after Positive PED Test

Major League Baseball has suspended Boston Red Sox raven Steven Wright for 80 games without pay after he tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance. MLB said Wright tested positive for growth hormone releasing peptide 2 (GHRP-2), which violates the Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program league. The 80-game suspension will begin at the beginning of the regular season 2019. "I …

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Bryce Harper homers in simulated game

CLEARWATER, Fla. – Bryce Harper smashed a first ball of play from teammate Jerad Eickhoff on Wednesday, across the right field wall, over berm, across the walkway and across the chain link, completely outside Spectrum Field. "Okay, you can stay," said teammate Andrew McCutchen nearby. CLEARWATER, Fla. – Bryce Harper crushed a first wicket ball from teammate Jerad Eickhoff on …

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