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Report: MLB to impose 10-day suspension for doctoring baseballs

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June 15 Major league pitchers who are accustomed to using any of a number of sticky substances to get a better grip on the baseball reportedly have about a week to discontinue the practice -- or face a suspension. FULL STORY

Nationals aim to keep struggling Pirates on the ropes

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June 15 Kyle Schwarber shrugged off his move to the top of the Washington Nationals batting order last week, but that -- or something -- continues to work for him. FULL STORY

Report: NBA explores limiting act-of-shooting leeway

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June 15 NBA owners may be asked to limit the motions that players can take and still be considered in the act of shooting, ESPN reported Monday. FULL STORY

Twins activate Kenta Maeda to start against Mariners

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June 15 The Minnesota Twins activated right-hander Kenta Maeda from the 10-day injured list to start Monday night against the host Seattle Mariners. FULL STORY

Astros aim to stay hot vs. struggling Rangers

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June 15 The Houston Astros capped a 6-3 road trip with a decisive victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday, seemingly confirming their status as one of the best clubs in the majors. FULL STORY

Rudy Gobert, Ben Simmons unanimous All-Defensive First Team choices

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June 15 Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert and Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons were unanimous choices for the NBA All-Defensive First Team, the league announced Monday. FULL STORY

After rough outing, Red Sox DFA RHP Ryan Weber

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June 15 After a rough outing in his season debut, the Boston Red Sox designated right-hander Ryan Weber for assignment on Monday and recalled utility man Michael Chavis from Triple-A Worcester. FULL STORY

Report: Vikings, DE Danielle Hunter restucture deal

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June 14 Defensive end Danielle Hunter and the Minnesota Vikings agreed to terms on a restructured deal, NFL Network reported Monday. FULL STORY

Blue Jays' George Springer to begin rehab assignment

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June 14 Toronto Blue Jays outfielder George Springer will start a rehab assignment Tuesday with Triple-A Buffalo, manager Charlie Montoyo announced Monday. FULL STORY

Indians place ace Shane Bieber (shoulder) on IL

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June 14 Reigning American League Cy Young Award winner Shane Bieber of the Cleveland Indians was placed on the 10-day injured list Monday due to a muscle strain in his right shoulder. FULL STORY