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SAN FRANCISCO – In case you’re a little hazy on the All-Star roster rules, allow us to provide clarification:  No, Madison Bumgarner cannot pinch-hit for the NL team. Or start at designated hitter. He’s inactive for the game, his activities limited to cheering for Yasiel...
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The A’s played outstanding baseball over the first 95 games, earning some much-needed rest before gearing up for the second half of the season.
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After spending four seasons with the Warriors, Knicks and Rockets, Jeremy Lin has been acquired by the Lakers in a trade with Houston.
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Mario Gotze scored in the 113th minute as Germany held on to win in extra time and defeat Argentina 1-0 for the World Cup title.
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Thanks to the addition of two pitchers, the A's believe they have now found a winning balance with their starting rotation.
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Miami isn’t going to be the title contender it was last season, but they are going to be good. And interesting.
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The Giants didn’t expect Marco Scutaro to handle consecutive starts which is why the second baseman is not in Sunday's lineup.
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The Sacramento Kings hired Tyrone Corbin as assistant coach on Michael Malone’s staff Sunday.
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Tim Hudson will be making his fourth All-Star appearance as he will be named to replace Madison Bumgarner on the NL’s active roster.
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Carmelo Anthony is staying in New York, announcing his decision Sunday in a posting titled "My City, My Heart" on his website.
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Drew Pomeranz took his first rehab start with the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats Saturday night allowing just one hit in a strong debut.
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