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Flyers acquire D Braun from Sharks

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Flyers continued to shore up their defense by acquiring veteran Justin Braun from the San Jose Sharks for two draft picks. Philadelphia on Tuesday sent a 2019 second-round pick and 2019 third-round pick
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IAAF in court: Semenya biologically male

The governing body of track argued that Caster Semenya is “biologically male” and that is the reason she should reduce her natural testosterone to be allowed to compete in female competitions, according to documents released publicly by
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4th sought in Raptors parade shooting

TORONTO (AP) Police are looking for a fourth person and haven’t recovered the gun involved in a shooting at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors that wounded four people and sent thousands fleeing, authorities said Tuesday.
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Ex-UEFA prez arrested in World Cup probe

PARIS (AP) Former UEFA president Michel Platini denied wrongdoing during police questioning Tuesday following his arrest as part of a corruption probe into the vote that gave the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. Platini, a former France
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Verlander faces Reds seeking 10th win

Even for the powerhouse teams in the majors, interleague games can often provide unique challenges and mitigate advantages that come with superior rosters and edges in experience. Despite having played the Reds hundreds of times, Houston faced
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Braves' Teheran, Mets' deGrom square off

Jacob deGrom has feasted against the Atlanta Braves. Julio Teheran has done likewise against the New York Mets. Something will have to give on Tuesday when deGrom (3-6, 3.38) goes toe-to-toe against Teheran (5-4, 2.92) in the
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Machado appeals, homers in Padres' win

SAN DIEGO (AP) Manny Machado homered and doubled a few hours after appealing a one-game suspension handed down by MLB, and left-hander Joey Lucchesi threw seven brilliant innings in a combined four-hitter to lead the San Diego
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