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Seahawks cut DE Smith, sign LB Walden

RENTON, Wash. (AP) The Seahawks added veteran linebacker Erik Walden on Friday and terminated the contract of defensive end Marcus Smith. Smith spent 2017 with Seattle and re-signed with the team this offseason on a one-year deal.
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Bauer has leg fracture, out 4-6 weeks

CLEVELAND (AP) Trevor Bauer isn’t going to let a stress fracture in his right leg get in the way of throwing a baseball. Cleveland’s right-hander, one of the leading candidates for the AL Cy Young Award, will
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Holtz unhurt in event as tent collapses

HAYDEN, Ala. (AP) Authorities say 12 people have been hospitalized, including three who were seriously injured, after a tent collapsed at a bank’s shareholders’ event. WBMA-TV (https://bit.ly/2MRgc3T ) says about 400 people were under the tent Thursday
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Man City's De Bruyne to miss 3 months

MANCHESTER, England (AP) Manchester City playmaker Kevin De Bruyne was ruled out for about three months on Friday with a knee injury, dealing the Premier League champions an early setback for the new season. De Bruyne injured
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Nats' Scherzer seeks MLB-best 16th win

MIAMI — The Washington Nationals woke up Thursday with a losing record, nine games off the lead in a division they were supposed to dominate. Washington (61-61), which sits third in the National League East, visits the
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Rangers turn rare triple play in win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Jurickson Profar started an especially rare triple play and homered to help the Texas Rangers rally from an early five-run deficit for an 8-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday night. Rougned
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Nola, Syndergaard square off in Philly

Two of baseball’s best young pitchers will square off Friday night in Philadelphia. Aaron Nola (13-3, 2.28 ERA) and Noah Syndergaard (8-2, 3.22) will face each other in a marquee pitching matchup as the Philadelphia Phillies and
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