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49ers-Kaepernick contract talks on hold

49ers-Kaepernick contract talks on hold

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April 18 The 49ers are putting off negotiations while police investigate an incident earlier this month at a Miami hotel that may have involved Kaepernick. FULL STORY

Mattingly concerned about Puig threats

Mattingly concerned about Puig threats

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April 18 Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said he is concerned about right fielder Yasiel Puig over reports that he has receiving death threats since joining the team last year. FULL STORY

Dickey's early-season struggles continue

Dickey's early-season struggles continue

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April 18 After a so-so 2013 (14-13, 4.58 ERA), Dickey has gotten off to a rough start in 2014. FULL STORY

Rays' Myers in midst of sophomore slump

Rays' Myers in midst of sophomore slump

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April 18 'Sophomore slump' is a cliche, but it applies to the mighty struggles of Rays right fielder Wil Myers. FULL STORY

Yankees Solarte's big night includes triple play, first homer

Yankees Solarte's big night includes triple play, first homer

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April 18 "Everything is good," Solarte said. "We win the game, I hit a home run, and we get a triple play." FULL STORY

Twins make some chilly history

Twins make some chilly history

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April 18 The Minnesota Twins were a part of outdoor baseball history during the first game against the Toronto Blue Jays, playing the coldest game in the history of professional outdoor baseball in Minnesota. FULL STORY

Chad Johnson catches on in CFL

Chad Johnson catches on in CFL

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April 17 Chad Johnson is headed across the border to resume his football career. The former NFL wide receiver signed a contract on Thursday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. FULL STORY

Adelman looks to be out as Timberwolves coach

Adelman looks to be out as Timberwolves coach

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April 17 Adelman was 97-133 in his three seasons in Minnesota and the Timberwolves were 40-42 in 2013-14. They last made the playoffs at the end of the 2003-04 season. FULL STORY

McNabb spends day in jail

McNabb spends day in jail

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April 17 Longtime NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb served one day in jail in Arizona for a December DUI arrest and was released on Thursday. FULL STORY

Headley's injury may leave big hole for Padres

Headley's injury may leave big hole for Padres

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April 17 San Diego's weakest position in terms of depth is third base -- unless the club wants to move Jedd Gyorko back to third and try to find a replacement at second base. FULL STORY