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  • Pirates activate Burnett to start vs. Cubs

    Pirates activate Burnett to start vs. Cubs

    ESPN.com Updated Jul 7, 2013
    The Pittsburgh Pirates activated right-handed pitcher A.J. Burnett from the disabled list to start Sunday against the Chicago Cubs.
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  • Peter King: Guest MMQB: Austen Lane on the struggle to succeed on- and off…

    Jul 7
    Peter King is taking his annual vacation, and he's lined up some special guests to fill in on MMQB in the meantime. This week, Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Austen Lane takes over.
  • Sources: Cavs join Mavs in race for Bynum

    Jul 7
    The Cleveland Cavaliers have joined the Dallas Mavericks as a prime team to watch in the race to sign free-agent center Andrew Bynum.
  • Milwaukee Bucks agree to terms with Carlos Delfino, sources say

    Jul 7
    The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to terms on a contract with free-agent forward Carlos Delfino, according to sources close to the process.
  • John Clayton's NFL mailbag: Franchise-tag system flaws exposed

    Jul 7
    Mailbag: The franchise-tag system doesn't appear to be working as intended for teams or players, writes John Clayton.