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Ten things to watch for on MLB's trade deadline day

The aces are off the table, but here are 10 developments and rumors to watch for ahead of Friday's 4 p.m. ET trade deadline.

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BYU coach Dave Rose has the most fluid roster in college hoops with Mormon missionaries coming and going. It poses a challenge on the recruiting trail, but Rose has learned to deal with it.

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Last Rousey opponent makes prediction
MMA 

Says Cat Zingano on this Saturday's Ronda Rousey-Bethe Correia bout: "I imagine if Bethe is going to have a strategy, it's not rushing in and doing something crazy that will make history and get her finished under 14 seconds." Expert panel musings

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Mike Golic pleads with Jets' Richardson
NFL 

"Look what happened to Jerome Brown. I can plead to Sheldon. Google it, Sheldon. Look at it. Read the story. Guy that was 27 years old, lived fast, had a good time, drove fast, and that’s how he was killed with his nephew. Driving fast in his Corvette. Car went out of control, flipped, hit a telephone poll. Both dead. That quickly. It’s over."

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Dan Haren is just what Cubs seek
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He's not Cole Hamels or David Price, but ESPN's Tim Kurkjian still likes the reported move: "Dan Haren's had a good year, he's not going to cost too much and he can fit in the middle of that rotation."

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SportsCenter's Not Top 10
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There were many fielding gaffes this week, but the Class A player who forgot the key ingredient in a HR -- touching home -- is this week's worst play.

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Reports: Marlins sending Haren to Cubs
MLB 

The Cubs are acquiring RHP Dan Haren from the Marlins, according to ESPN and multiple reports. He is 7-7 with a 3.42 ERA this season and 149-129 with a 3.75 ERA in his career. Miami will get SS Elliott Soto and RHP Ivan Pineyro in return.

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Jemele Hill's egg-cellent moment

The His & Hers host couldn't let Iowa's Drew Ott have all the fun. So Hill scarfed down a raw egg -- shell and all.

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Phil Hughes: trade deadline reporter?
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The Twins pitcher is on a mission: "My goal today is to break a trade. I've got my ear to the ground," Hughes tweeted this morning. He's been seeking help from fellow reporters because: "Turns out my 'source' only knows where food trucks are gonna be."

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How to use Twitter to get an NFL job

Ask and you shall receive is how the saying goes, right? LaVance Taylor took that to a new level this week: The RB reached out to the Chiefs on Twitter, asking for a job. Kansas City decided to take him up on it. Signed to a contract

'The Mountain' lifts everything

Hafthor Bjornsson from "Game of Thrones" won his second Europe's Strongest Man title. Could "World's Strongest Man" be next? Check it out

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Blue Jays acquire RHP Mark Lowe
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The Mariners reliever is heading to Toronto for Nick Wells, Jacob Brentz and Rob Rasmussen. Lowe has a 1.00 ERA with 47 strikeouts in 36 innings this season.

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Rich Cimini @RichCimini

In case anyone is wondering, Jets DE Sheldon Richardson is on the practice field, doing positional drills. #NYJ

What a hairy good time
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The Bowie Baysox, the Orioles' Double-A affiliate, held a "Back Hair Appreciation Night" on Thursday. Featured? A free waxing station, a Hairy Wall of Fame and free admission if a number was shaved into your back. Good times. 'Ohhh, Kelly Clarkson'?

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Expedited Brady decision requested
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The NFL and NFLPA have agreed to find a "final resolution" before the start of the 2015 season after agreeing that would be "in everyone's best interest," according to multiple reports. The Patriots' first game is Sept. 10.

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Faces of determination

Athletes at the Special Olympic World Games can really show that they're trying to be the best they can, such as Curacao's Argenis Ferrero before he captured silver in the 100-meter freestyle. Photo gallery

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Jayson Stark @jaysonst

In important Stuff That's Not Happening news, #Rockies are telling teams they'll revisit moving Carlos Gonzalez next month - or next winter

Seahawks keeping their core together
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Herm Edwards approves of QB Russell Wilson's four-year, $87.6M contract extension: "It's about winning. It's about what you bring to your football team."

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What's your MMA name?
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Every good fighter needs a sweet nickname. Will you be Dangerous Deadly Chainsaw or Hot Crazy Machete? It probably won't be enough to take down Ronda Rousey, but it's worth a shot. Name generator

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Rex Ryan not ready to name starting QB
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Said the Bills coach: "Every day you're evaluating."

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Savage: Talent trumps character
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Junior Galette has 22 sacks over the last 2 years and despite his off-the-field issues, the Redskins couldn't pass up signing him to a one-year deal.

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Jesse Rogers @ESPNChiCubs

Montero: “Haren is not what he was, everyone knows that but the one thing that he has, and I would take it any day, is he has guts."

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I must have talked on radio or wrote about Haren about a dozen times. Here's his former catcher, Miguel Montero: