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Yankees object to 'A-Rod Juice Box' promotion

Yankees object to 'A-Rod Juice Box' promotion

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May 22 A minor league team's A-Rod Juice Box Night promotion was canceled Friday after the New York Yankees protested. FULL STORY

Cuban pitcher Ruiz seek MLB contract

Cuban pitcher Ruiz seek MLB contract

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May 22 The 21-year-old is considered one of the top pitching prospects in Cuba, MLB.com reported. Baseball America called Ruiz the best pitcher in Cuba and ranked him the No. 8 overall prospect in the country. FULL STORY

Janssen joins Nationals' bullpen

Janssen joins Nationals' bullpen

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May 22 Right-hander Casey Janssen, signed by the Washington Nationals during the offseason to be their primary setup man, was activated on Friday after missing the first 41 games with a shoulder problem. FULL STORY

Red Sox promote Cuban OF Castillo

Red Sox promote Cuban OF Castillo

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May 22 Castillo defected from his native country last year and received a seven-year, $72 million contract in August from the Red Sox. He played in 10 games for Boston last season and batted .333 with two home runs. FULL STORY

Globetrotters legend Haynes dies at 89

Globetrotters legend Haynes dies at 89

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May 22 Marques Haynes, known for his dazzling dribbling skills and showmanship with the Harlem Globetrotters, died Friday of natural causes at age 89. FULL STORY

Brewers LHP Smith gets 8-game ban, will appeal

Brewers LHP Smith gets 8-game ban, will appeal

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May 22 Milwaukee Brewers left-handed reliever Will Smith was suspended eight games by Major League Baseball for having a foreign substance on his right forearm during Thursday night's game. FULL STORY

Browns reportedly won't be on 'Hard Knocks'

Browns reportedly won't be on 'Hard Knocks'

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May 22 The Cleveland Browns reportedly won't be on "Hard Knocks" this year with the team concerned that the HBO reality series would focus on Johnny Manziel. FULL STORY

Chiefs sign TE Taylor

Chiefs sign TE Taylor

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May 22 The Kansas City Chiefs signed tight end Ryan Taylor after he was released by the Miami Dolphins. FULL STORY

Cowboys, CB Scandrick agree to deal through 2019

Cowboys, CB Scandrick agree to deal through 2019

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May 22 "He looks good and you can tell he has been working out. We're going to take care of the football part of it. And the business side will take care of itself." FULL STORY

Cavs' Irving questionable for Game 2

Cavs' Irving questionable for Game 2

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May 22 Irving aggravated the tendinitis in his left knee during the Cavaliers' 97-89 Game 1 win on Wednesday night. FULL STORY