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Miami Marlins make another payroll dump - something that has become sort a tradition for young franchiseUpdated Mar 3 Share Tweet
Much as they don’t know whether they’re going to have enough outfielders - or enough Johan Santana, for that matter - to compete with the Nationals, Braves and Phillies in the NL East this season, one thing of which the Mets can be reasonably assu
Share TweetThe Detroit Tigers say reliever Brayan Villarreal is not expected to leave spring training after his family escaped unharmed from a kidnapping attempt in Venezuela on Friday night.
Wall goes on late run to propel Wiz past 76ersUpdated Mar 3 Share TweetJohn Wall scored the game's final six points after teammate Bradley Beal left the court with an apparent injury, leading the Washington Wizards to a 90-87 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday night.Source: ESPN.com
Will Ohman cut by Nationals during spring training gameUpdated Mar 3 Share TweetProfessional baseball (and sports in general) can be a rough business. We’re sure a 10-year veteran like Will Ohman already knew that long before taking the mound in Sunday’s Grapefruit League game against the St. Louis Cardinals. But just in case heSource: yahoo.com
Nene returns against SixersUpdated Mar 3 Share TweetNene has recovered enough from a sore right shoulder and is set to play as the Washington Wizards host the Philadelphia 76ers.Source: nba.com
This Petition Demanding The Washington Redskins Change Their Name Probably Won't WorkUpdated Mar 3 Share TweetThere are several petitions making the rounds on the Internets imploring Washington Redskins' owner Dan Snyder to change the nickname and mascot of Washington's NFL franchise, but one in particular, hosted on signon.org is gathering steam on Twitter. Pe…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetTEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Mike Trout is taking the high road about his salary and his position in the outfield, one day after his agent directed a statement at the Los Angeles Angels about both of them.Source: CNNSI.com
Wizards Edge 76ersMar 3John Wall scored 16 points and tallied six assists to lead the Wizards past the 76ers 90-87.
Adande -- Russell Westbrook points the way when Thunder need himMar 3LOS ANGELES -- When was the last time you heard Russell Westbrook praised for his composure? How about the last time you heard one of Chris Paul's te...
NFL mailbag - Free agency isn't best way to build rosterMar 3Good teams are built through the draft, not free agency, which is risky business, writes John Clayton.