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UEFA prez Platini released from custody

PARIS (AP) Former UEFA president Michel Platini was released from custody in the early hours of Wednesday after being questioned as part of a corruption investigation into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. His
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DeGrom, Alonso help Mets rout Braves

ATLANTA (AP) Jacob deGrom took a shutout into the ninth inning, Pete Alonso homered to highlight the first four-hit game of his young career, and the New York Mets routed the first-place Atlanta Braves 10-2 on Tuesday
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MLB: Umpire Machado tweet inappropriate

SAN DIEGO (AP) Major League Baseball said it was inappropriate for the umpire’s union to comment on the one-game suspension levied against San Diego Padres star Manny Machado for his conduct following his ejection for arguing a
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Scherzer breaks nose during bunt drill

WASHINGTON (AP) Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer suffered a broken nose when he took a ball off his face during batting practice on Tuesday. Scherzer was injured while attempting a bunt. The team said a CT scan
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