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A's, Brewers make a trade for minor leaguersCNNSI.com Updated Mar 20, 2013MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Milwaukee Brewers acquired third baseman Stephen Parker from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for right-handed pitcher Darren Byrd on Wednesday.Upvote Share Tweet
MLB’s PED vendetta against Ryan Braun: Seeks informants, offers immunity for players testimonyyahoo.com Updated Mar 20, 2013Major League Baseball is going to appalling lengths to find evidence that it can use to punish Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun for performance-enhancing drugs. A report by Bob Nightengale of USA Today says MLB already is pestering Braun's friends a…Upvote Share Tweet
Vikings not planning to try Joe Webb at another positionprofootballtalk.com Updated Mar 20, 2013The Vikings signed Matt Cassel to back up Christian Ponder at quarterback last week, leading to questions about what the Vikings might have planned for Joe Webb. Webb started and played poorly in the playoff loss to the Packers and there’s been talk inUpvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Updated Mar 20, 2013The playoffs are getting close, and that means playoff seedings, which are as jumbled as ever this year after more than two thirds of the regular season has elapsed. The East, especially, has bunched up just below the winning streak that’s catapulted thUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Mar 20, 2013After signing with Green Bay's biggest rival, Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings took out a full-page ad in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Wednesday to thank Packers fans for their support in his first seven NFL seasons.Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Updated Mar 20, 2013Spring training, breezy and noncompetitive, tends to present certain spectacles that would have no business in regular season baseball. Hooters ball girls. Life-sized Al Roker Yankees Weebles. The Royals in first place. But in yesterday's Angels-Brewers…Upvote Share Tweet
The Denver Nuggets Put A Thumping On OKC; Sacramento Pulls Off A Huge Upsetdimemag.com Updated Mar 20, 2013The star of the night might’ve been the random ice cream guy (more on this later), but the theme of the night had to be based around the Denver Nuggets. Even up until this point - which is now 13 wins in a row for them - no one (and that’s includiUpvote Share Tweet
Teague Powers Hawks Past BucksMar 20Jeff Teague drops a double-double on the Bucks.
Don Banks: Outrage over new helmet rule much ado about nothingMar 20PHOENIX -- Emmitt Smith, Matt Forte, Eric Dickerson and running backs everywhere may squawk, but every change the NFL makes these days on behalf of player safety makes somebody squawk, doesn't it? Should the league really care? Not if it feels like it's…
NFL owners meetings - Pro Bowl survives but change is likelyMar 20The Pro Bowl will survive for next season, but changes are likely. Plus: playoff expansion talk, rules changes and more from the owners meetings.
NBA - Most intriguing 2013 draft prospects in the NCAA tournamentMar 20Our five-man team names the most intriguing NBA draft prospects in each region of the NCAA tournament.
NFL owners end tuck rule, approve helmet penaltyMar 20In votes Wednesday, the NFL's owners eliminated the tuck rule and agreed to a rule change that would ban offensive players from using the crown of their helmets against defenders in the open field.