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All the news and notes from around Major League Baseball
Tim Raines, Jeff Bagwell, and Ivan Rodriguez were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday night.
Former San Francisco Giants closer Santiago Casilla signed a two-year, $11 million deal with the Oakland Athletics on Friday.
The Baltimore Orioles are bringing back slugger Mark Trumbo, who agreed to a three-year, $37.5 million contract Friday.
Blue Jays ownership involved in bringing Bautista back
Rod Carew passes one-month mark since heart transplant
The Miami Marlins acquired well-traveled right-hander Dan Straily from the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday for a trio of prospects.
AP source: Marlins acquire Straily for minor leaguers
Mike Fiers and Astros agree to $3.45 million, 1-year deal
Top-valued picks for most passing yards and most receiving yards in the conference championships
The Steelers and Patriots play for the opportunity to represent the AFC in SB LI; see who it'll be
Tom Brady has a secret weapon and it’s not what you think.
The Los Angeles Chargers agreed to terms with former Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley to be their defensive coordinator, according to multiple reports Saturday.
The New England Patriots will try to get to their 7th Super Bowl of the Brady era
Mark Gastineau, a former New York Jets defensive lineman who was part of the famed New York Sack Exchange, is battling serious brain injuries that he says are directly related to his football-playing days.
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson, who rebounded from a season-ending knee injury suffered in the 2015 preseason to lead the NFL in receiving touchdowns this season, was selected as the 2016 NFL Comeback Player of the Year, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America.
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Zachary Orr is just grateful he can literally walk away from the game of football.
Green Bay Packers (12-6) at Atlanta Falcons (12-5)
The Phoenix Suns recalled forward Derrick Jones Jr. from the Northern Arizona Suns of the NBA Development League on Saturday.
Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell suffered a strained left calf in the opening minutes of the first quarter against the Indiana Pacers on Friday night at Staples Center.
John Wall scored 29 points and recorded 13 assists for his 25th double-double of the season, leading the Washington Wizards to a 113-110 win over the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Thursday.
Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry took turns orchestrating the offense while the Golden State Warriors' collective length dominated defensively in a 125-108 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night at Toyota Center.
The Brooklyn Nets signed forward Quincy Acy to a second 10-day contract Friday.
Triple-double king Russell Westbrook isn't angry about being left out of the starting lineup for the NBA All-Star Game. At least the Oklahoma City Thunder guard wasn't saying so publicly on Friday.
Chris Bosh will likely be released by the Miami Heat on March 1 and the expected move could open the door to the 11-time All-Star forward being able to resume his NBA career next season.
San Antonio Spurs center Pau Gasol underwent surgery on Friday to repair a broken bone in his left hand, according to published reports.
The San Jose Sharks recalled forward Barclay Goodrow and defenseman Tim Heed from the San Jose Barracuda of the American Hockey League on Saturday.
The Buffalo Sabres recalled defenseman Casey Nelson from the Rochester Americans of the American Hockey League on Saturday.
Vancouver Canucks captain Henrik Sedin earned his 1,000th career point on Friday vs. the Florida Panthers, becoming the first player in franchise history with 1,000 points. He also becomes the seventh active player to reach 1,000 points (joining Jaromir Jagr, Joe Thornton, Jarome Iginla, Marian Hossa, Patrick Marleau and Alex Ovechkin), the 85th player all-time to reach the milestone, the 38th player all-time to record 1,000 points with one franchise and the fourth Swedish-born player to record 1,000 points in the NHL.
Broken glass forces Avs, Ducks to take early intermission
Ellis scores twice, Predators hold off late rally by Flames
Conor Sheary scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins produced their second huge offensive output of the week in a 7-1 romp past the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night at PNC Arena.
At 44, Jaromir Jagr keeps getting it done
The Nashville Predators activated defenseman P.K. Subban from injured reserve on Friday after he missed the previous 16 games with an upper-body injury.
The St. Louis Blues recalled goaltender Pheonix Copley from the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League on Friday.
The UCLA men’s basketball team won 88 straight games before losing to Notre Dame on January 19, 40 years ago.
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The Baltimore Orioles and outfielder Mark Trumbo are nearing agreement on a three-year deal worth between $35 to $40 million, according to multiple published reports Thursday.
AP source: Trumbo, Orioles reach $37.5 million, 3-year deal
Bonds, Clemens making slow gains with changing electorate
The Houston Astros and right-hander Mike Fiers reached agreement on a one-year, $3.45 million deal on Thursday to avoid arbitration.
Ivan Rodriguez appears to deny using steroids during career
Francona on Encarnacion: I didn't think there was a chance
Diamondbacks sign OF Blanco to minor league deal
Pitcher Feliz signs with Brewers, joins mix for closer job
The Milwaukee Brewers added veteran depth to their bullpen on Thursday by reaching agreement with free agent right-hander Neftali Feliz on a one-year, $5.35 million deal.