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Source: Melky, Jays reach 2-year deal

Source: Melky, Jays reach 2-year deal

CNNSI.com yahoo.com Updated Nov 16, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) -- The busy Toronto Blue Jays struck again Friday with their latest big deal: All-Star game MVP Melky Cabrera is set to join them in his return from a drug suspension.
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  • Fan found dead after ejection from Bills game

    Fan found dead after ejection from Bills game

    ESPN.com Nov 16, 2012
    A fan ejected from Thursday night's game between the Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins was found dead in a small creek Friday morning near Ralph Wilson Stadium, according to multiple reports.
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  • Kyle Williams on “the spark”

    Kyle Williams on “the spark”

    buffalobills.com Nov 16, 2012
    Bills DT Kyle Williams said it last Monday—it only takes one win to provide a spark. In his appearance on The John Murphy Show Friday night, Williams said Buffalo’s win over the Dolphins provided that spark. “I think so, I hope so,” Williams said.
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  • Dansby playing with a torn biceps muscle

    Dansby playing with a torn biceps muscle

    miamiherald.com Nov 16, 2012
    Karlos Dansby didn't quite hold on to that possible interception a couple of weeks ago and was perhaps half a step late and his arms weren't in proper position to get a possible pick against Buffalo on Thursday. Maybe that torn biceps muscle that he's b…
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  • Mayor Of Miami Writes Letter To Bud Selig Imploring Him To Stop…

    Mayor Of Miami Writes Letter To Bud Selig Imploring Him To Stop The Marlins Trade

    deadspin.com Nov 16, 2012
    It's not just Marlins fans and baseball bloggers that are mad at Jeffrey Loria for gutting the Marlins roster yet again. Now the Mayor of Miami is lobbying for Bud Selig to prevent the Marlins from sticking the city of Miami with a brand new stadium tha…
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  • Friday John Murphy Show

    Friday John Murphy Show

    buffalobills.com Nov 16, 2012
    We’ll spend most of the night recapping the Bills win over the Dolphins Friday night, on The John Murphy Show. We start at 7pm with a recap of the news of the day, and a look back at the game in our Game Rewind. At 720pm, Bills DT Kyle Williams joins us
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  • NFL docks ref Tony Corrente a game check for swearing

    NFL docks ref Tony Corrente a game check for swearing

    During the November 4 Colts-Dolphins game, referee Tony Corrente yelled an obscenity at one of his fellow referees. Corrente is far from the first person to yell an obscenity at a co-worker, but Corrente made one big mistake: He forgot to turn his micro…
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  • Stanton solely focused on 'winning philosophy'

    Stanton solely focused on 'winning philosophy'

    MLB.com Nov 16, 2012
    Giancarlo Stanton shared his thoughts with Peter Gammons on the Marlins' trade the other night, expressing his frustration at being unable to actively pursue a "winning philosophy."
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  • Marlins name Chuck Hernandez pitching coach

    Marlins name Chuck Hernandez pitching coach

    ESPN.com Nov 16, 2012
    Chuck Hernandez has been hired as pitching coach for the Miami Marlins and new manager Mike Redmond.
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  • BDC 11/16: Bills vs. Dolphins Recap

    BDC 11/16: Bills vs. Dolphins Recap

    DAILY REPORT —PR/CB Leodis McKelvin started things quickly for the Buffalo Bills by returning a punt 79 yards for a score just over a minute into the game and then the defense took control of things the rest of the way, as the Bills edged the Miami Dolp
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  • Bills ‘D’ mixed it up

    Bills ‘D’ mixed it up

    buffalobills.com Nov 16, 2012
    Buffalo’s defense is often criticized for being too “vanilla,” but that wasn’t the case Thursday night. “They did a good job of defending the run, mixing coverages up,” said Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill. ”We were trying to guess some coverage
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  • Man ejected from Bills game found dead Friday morning

    Man ejected from Bills game found dead Friday morning

    profootballtalk.com Nov 16, 2012
    It’s not all happy news coming out of Buffalo in the wake of the Bills’ 19-14 win over the Dolphins on Thursday night. The Buffalo News reports that a 26-year-old man was found dead face down in a creek near Ralph Wilson Stadium early on Friday mornin
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  • Byrd INT one of better plays of 2012

    Byrd INT one of better plays of 2012

    buffalobills.com Nov 16, 2012
    Fortunately it was on national TV in prime time. Jairus Byrd’s acrobatic interception Thursday night with under two minutes remaining to foil a potential big play for the Dolphins late could prove to be one of the plays of the season. “That was crazy;
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  • Dolphins are headed for trouble

    Dolphins are headed for trouble

    The Miami Dolphins were a nice story early in the season. They got off to a 4-3 start with a rookie quarterback (Ryan Tannehill) and rookie head coach (Joe Philbin). The beginning had Miami thinking playoffs. But that all feels like months ago with the …
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  • Did Michael Irvin Confront A Heckler At Last Night's Game?

    Did Michael Irvin Confront A Heckler At Last Night's Game?

    deadspin.com Nov 16, 2012
    The picture above was sent to us by a tipster shortly after the conclusion of last night's Bills-Dolphins game. That appears to be the NFL Network's Michael Irvin attempting to enter the stands, and he doesn't look too happy. Here is what our tipster ha…
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  • Powell ties Bills mark

    Powell ties Bills mark

    buffalobills.com Nov 16, 2012
    Rookie punter Shawn Powell tied a Bills mark with his performance Thursday night. Powell tied a Bills record with five punts inside the Dolphins 20-yard line. His best was clearly the one late in the fourth quarter that went out of bounds at the Miami o
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  • Slideshow: Buffalo Bills fans celebrate

    Slideshow: Buffalo Bills fans celebrate

    ESPN.com Nov 16, 2012
    The Buffalo Bills have one of the best tailgates in the NFL. The AFC East blog asked Bills fans via Twitter to provide photos Thursday night during their nationally televised win over the Miami Dolphins. Check out our slideshow of some of the interestin…
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  • LeBron James leaves eager fan hanging after Heat hold off Nugge…

    LeBron James leaves eager fan hanging after Heat hold off Nuggets (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Nov 16, 2012
    The box score lists three blocked shots for LeBron James during the Miami Heat's bounce-back 98-93 road win over the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night, but his coldest rejection of the night came after the final buzzer. Behold: "Close that hand. Clo…
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Nov 16, 2012
    Having the Bills running back job all to himself worked out just fine for C.J. Spiller. Dolphins CB Nolan Carroll had more penalty yards than the offense had total yards in the first half of Thursday’s loss. LB Brandon Spikes says he isn’t hurt by ang
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  • ABOUT LAST NIGHT: Heat 98, Nuggets 93

    ABOUT LAST NIGHT: Heat 98, Nuggets 93

    miamiherald.com ESPN.com Nov 16, 2012
    BEST OF LAST NIGHT: Norris Cole's unlikely three-pointer, of course. Cole was 2 of 11 from the field before knocking down the game-clinching jumper with under a minute to play. WORST OF THE NIGHT: Between Ty Lawson and Corey Brewer combined to miss more…
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  • Buffaloed: Miami Falters in the Cold of Orchard Park, Losing to…

    Buffaloed: Miami Falters in the Cold of Orchard Park, Losing to Bills 19-14

    dolphinsgab.com Nov 16, 2012
    Last season the Dolphins cruised to a 30-23 win over the Bills with the run game dominating led by Reggie Bush. That same run game was smothered on Thursday night, with Bush getting just 20 yards and the special teams failed in a big way on an early pun…
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  • McKelvin TD leads Bills past 'Fins

    McKelvin TD leads Bills past 'Fins

    CNNSI.com Nov 16, 2012
    Leodis McKelvin had a 79-yard punt return for touchdown and the Bills held off a fourth-quarter Dolphins rally to record a 19-14 win, their first victory in prime time since 2001.
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  • Video - Knicks A Legitimate Threat To Heat? 05:19

    Knicks A Legitimate Threat To Heat?

    Nov 16
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate whether the Knicks are a legitimate threat to the Heat following win over the Spurs.
  • Video - Dolphins postgame press conference 01:41

    Dolphins postgame press conference

    Nov 16
    Dolphins react following game with Bills

Sports Columnists

  • NBA: Memphis Grizzlies' size too much as they knock off the previously und…

    Nov 16
    The New York Knicks lost their cool and lost their first game in Memphis to the powerful, red-hot Grizzlies, writes John Hollinger.
  • Peter King: Luck vs. Brady adds new wrinkle to longstanding Colts-Pats riv…

    Nov 16
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Well, if the Colts are nervous about the showdown of 6-3 AFC teams with the big, bad Patriots on national TV Sunday, they're hiding it well. In the middle of the locker room Thursday afternoon, guard Mike McGlynn and long-snapper Matt Ov…
  • Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary Bettman

    Nov 16
    Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.