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Elder goes to Scotland for Euro Junior Cup

Blair Oaks golfer Tanner Elder is one of eighth Americans to play in the tournament's Boys 15-19 Divison.

Jimmy Whitt


Jimmy Whitt trims list to nine schools

Hickman guard has Mizzou in his final nine schools, which he announced on Twitter Wednesday afternoon.

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Jimmy Whitt highlights

A sample of Jimmy Whitt highlights from the 2013-2014 season.

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Packers sign GM Ted Thompson to extension

The Green Bay Packers signed general manager Ted Thompson to a multi-year contract extension Wednesday. Terms of the extension were not disclosed.


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NASCAR Driver Capsules, July 30

Capsules for the top 20 drivers in the Sprint Cup standings, plus five additional drivers of note.

Justin Masterson, Cleveland Indians, April 2013

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Cardinals acquire Masterson from Indians

The St. Louis Cardinals acquired right-handed pitcher Justin Masterson from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for outfielder James Ramsey, the teams announced Wednesday.

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Kings sign LW King to 3-year deal

The Los Angeles Kings agreed to terms on a new three-year contract with restricted free agent left winger Dwight King, the team announced Wednesday.

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Report: 76ers oppose lottery changes

Change is coming to the NBA draft lottery, but the team most likely to be impacted if proposed adjustments are implemented is tapping the brakes.

Matt Cain, San Francisco Giants pitcher

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Giants RHP Cain to get another opinion on ailing elbow

Right-hander Matt Cain flew to Florida on Tuesday for a scheduled appointment with Dr. James Andrews on Wednesday, but Giants manager Bruce Bochy warned not to read too much into the visit.

Vin Scully, Los Angeles Dodgers announcer, July 2014

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Scully to return for 66th season with Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers, during the second inning of Tuesday night's game, announced that legendary Vin Scully will return in 2015 for his 66th year as the team's broadcaster.

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