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Upon further review: Derek Holland’s trip to New York turned ou…

Upon further review: Derek Holland’s trip to New York turned out pretty well

yahoo.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jun 27, 2013
Yeah, Derek Holland got kicked out of a Counting Crows concert during the Texas Rangers' trip to New York for a series with the Yankees. That's funny and all, but it's 2013, it's not like he missed much.After his Jersey concert-going experience went awr…
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  • A's cut loose at annual Golf Classic

    A's cut loose at annual Golf Classic

    MLB.com Jun 27, 2013
    Tommy Milone hooking drives off the first tee, Ryan Cook getting rattled by fans and beer served by Frank Thomas ... welcome to the 31st annual A's Community Fund Golf Classic, where professional athletes are brought down to Earth for a good cause.
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  • Pujols helps Angels continue hex over Tigers

    Pujols helps Angels continue hex over Tigers

    ESPN.com CNNSI.com MLB.com Jun 27, 2013
    Albert Pujols hit a tiebreaking double in the 10th inning and the Los Angeles Angels beat Detroit 3-1 on Thursday for their ninth straight victory over the Tigers.
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  • Mariners will fly gay pride flag during game

    Mariners will fly gay pride flag during game

    ESPN.com Jun 27, 2013
    The Seattle Mariners will be flying the rainbow flag on Sunday during their game against the Chicago Cubs.
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  • Hanson to DL, gets good news from MRI

    Hanson to DL, gets good news from MRI

    MLB.com Jun 27, 2013
    Angels starter Tommy Hanson was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right forearm strain on Thursday, but there's nothing wrong structurally.
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  • GM Jerry Dipoto: ‘We’re not buyers. We’re not sellers. We’re th…

    GM Jerry Dipoto: ‘We’re not buyers. We’re not sellers. We’re the Angels’

    yahoo.com Jun 27, 2013
    Who needs a marketing department when the Los Angeles Angels have a GM making awesome statements like: "We're not buyers. We're not sellers. We're the Angels"? If that's not bumper sticker, fridge magnet schedule, quote-board material, nothing…
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  • Middle of order leads Rangers past Yanks

    Middle of order leads Rangers past Yanks

    ESPN.com Jun 27, 2013
    Nelson Cruz homered and the Texas Rangers got consecutive two-run doubles from Adrian Beltre and A.J. Pierzynski in an 8-5 victory over the New York Yankees on Wednesday night.
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  • Video - Pujols' 10th-Inning RBI Lifts Angels 00:37

    Pujols' 10th-Inning RBI Lifts Angels

    Jun 27
    Albert Pujols hit an RBI double in the 10th inning to help the Angels beat the Tigers 3-1.
  • Video - Holland Dominates Yankees 00:38

    Holland Dominates Yankees

    Jun 27
    Derek Holland tossed a two-hit shutout and Jurickson Profar homered as the Rangers beat the Yankees 2-0.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL - Tight cap limiting $6 million-a-year players

    Jun 27
    A tight salary cap is limiting the number of $6 million-a-year contracts teams can dole out, writes John Clayton.
  • Sources -- Brooklyn Nets seek trade for Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett, Pau…

    Jun 27
    The Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics are merely waiting on Kevin Garnett to waive his no-trade clause to clinch agreement on a trade that ultimately will land Paul Pierce and Garnett in Brooklyn, according to sources close to the process.