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Law: Jays land Tulowitzki ... but at what cost?

Toronto certainly upgraded at shortstop. But obtaining Troy Tulowitzki from the Rockies didn't come without risk, Keith Law writes.

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American Pharoah might be the only personality that could outdraw Bruce Springsteen at the Jersey Shore this weekend. Monmouth Park prepares for a record crowd to come out to see the Triple Crown champ.

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Olney: New success model for Rockies?

By trading 2 top pitching prospects in the Jose Reyes deal, the Rockies will "focus their resources in doing well what they know they can do, in stockpiling and fostering great hitters," writes Buster Olney. The plan (Insider)

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Will Cole Hamels get traded?

"It just doesn't make any sense for the Phillies to keep Cole Hamels when he is the one guy that can get them going in the right direction with young people and a new start there," said Tim Kurkjian on SportsCenter.


Agent Zero: I got banned from the fair

Well, he wasn't actually banned from the Orange County fair: Since Gilbert Arenas won a stuffed animal on each basketball game, he wasn't allowed to play anymore. Instant Awesome


What to know: Va. Tech's Frank Beamer
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  • Will be 29th season at Virginia Tech, longest active tenure in the nation
  • Double-digit wins in 13 of his last 20 seasons

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Watch: Frank Beamer on SportsCenter
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The Hokies coach joins SportsCenter to talk about Virginia Tech's upcoming season. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Before everyone assumes Jonathan Papelbon goes to #Nationals, remember he can block a deal there -- & has said he won't set up or share 9th

Clayton: The next big QB contract

Russell Wilson is the current QB embroiled in a contract debate. Who's next? Eli? Rivers? Luck? ... Bradford? Could any of them crack $25 million a season? Pending negotiations

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Michel Platini to run for FIFA president

The FIFA VP and UEFA president will announce his plans next week, according to The Associated Press. Platini planned to run against Sepp Blatter during May's election but ultimately withdrew from the race.

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LaTroy Hawkins is a traveling man

Troy Tulowitzki is getting the attention in the Rockies-Blue Jays trade, but the 42-year-old pitcher will also head to Toronto. He is a former Twin, Cub, Giant, Oriole, Yankee, Astro, Brewer, Angel, Met and Rockie.

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Not your typical conference room

The stage is set for the Packers annual shareholders meeting. President Mark Murphy and GM Ted Thompson are scheduled to speak.

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NFLPA, league negotiating Bell deal

The sides are working to reduce Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell's suspension from 3 games to 1 or 2, sources tell ESPN's Dan Graziano. Bell was suspended for his August 2014 arrest on DUI and marijuana possession charges. Full story

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Take Two: Dolphins sign Freeman, again

Josh Freeman, who originally signed with the team April 2 and was released Friday, is now back with the Dolphins, the team announced today. He was the 17th overall pick of the Buccaneers in the 2009 NFL Draft.

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Deflategate masking real issues?

It's "wagging the dog" in D.C. -- a politician does something spectacular and marginally wrong to distract from real wrongdoing. Grantland's Charlie Pierce writes the NFL is doing the same by dragging out Tom Brady's case. HoF bungle

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What to know: Miami's Al Golden
College Football 

  • Led Miami to No. 7 ranking in AP poll during 2013 season (highest since 2005 when ranked No. 3)
  • Has never won bowl game as coach (0-3, 0-2 at Miami)

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Watch: Al Golden on SportsCenter
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The Most Adorable Social Media Battle

A week after Riley Curry broke out The Whip and The Nae Nae, Leah Still fired back with her own version ... and a dance-off challenge. Watch


Which Tulo will Blue Jays get?

New Toronto SS Troy Tulowitzki has been great at his old home Coors Field, but less so on the road. Per 162 games at home, Tulo has hit .321 with 33 HRs and 119 RBIs. On the road, the numbers slip to .276, 25 HRs, 84 RBIs.

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NFL unlikely to budge on Brady appeal

ESPN's Adam Schefter: "There are going to be more talks today between the NFL and the NFLPA. ... I think most people believe they will be unable to reach a settlement."


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Jimbo Fisher said if ACC ever allows satellite camps he won’t have one. “It’s unfair to the assistant coaches"

Victorino cries upon Boston departure

Shane Victorino got emotional when talking about his trade from the Red Sox to the Angels.


What to know: Jen Welter

  • Coached LBs and special teams for the Texas Revolution of the Indoor Football League this season
  • Suited up as an RB and special teams player for the Revolution in 2014
  • Won 4 titles for the Dallas Diamonds of the Women's Football Alliance

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'Landmark opportunity' for Jen Welter

ESPN's Adam Schefter on SportsCenter: "We've seen a transformative process over the course of the last year with women becoming more and more involved in the sport and a trend that you have to think is here to stay."