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August 31, 2015 - 8:46pm
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Clippers have signed free agent veteran Chuck Hayes.

The center-power forward averaged 1.7 points and 1.8 rebounds in 29 games for Toronto last season.

The 10-year NBA veteran also has played for Houston and Sacramento. He has career averages of 3.7 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.2 assists.

The 32-year-old Hayes went undrafted in 2005 after four years with Kentucky. He was taken in the NBA D-League draft and...

August 31, 2015 - 8:22pm
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Former MLB player Chad Curtis says the young women who accuse him of sexual misconduct at a Michigan high school are looking for a payday.

Curtis made the remarks Monday by video from a Michigan prison where he's serving a seven-year sentence for criminal sexual conduct.

He's being sued in federal court by the same women who say they were molested as students when he worked at Lakewood High School in 2011....

August 31, 2015 - 7:51pm
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CHICAGO (AP) — After placing outfielder Brennan Boesch on the disabled list with an ankle contusion late Sunday, the Cincinnati Reds promoted outfielder/infielder Adam Duvall from Triple-A Louisville on Monday.

In another move, the Reds recalled right-hander Michael Lorenzen from Louisville and optioned David Holmberg there.

Duvall was acquired from San Francisco on July 31 along with pitcher Keury Mella for pitcher Mike Leake.

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August 31, 2015 - 7:46pm
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ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Carlos Martinez has been scratched from his scheduled start on Tuesday with a sore back.

Martinez (13-6, 2.91) suffered the injury in his last start Thursday in Arizona.

Left-hander Marco Gonzales will be recalled from Triple-A Memphis to make the start against Washington. Gonzales is 1-4 with a 5.20 ERA in 13 starts.

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said Martinez is expected to...

August 31, 2015 - 7:26pm
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Monday
At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
New York
Purse: $42.3 million
Surface: Hard-Outdoor
Singles
Men
First Round

Mikhail Kukushkin, Kazakhstan, def. Yen-hsun Lu, Taiwan, 6-3, 6-3, 3-0, retired.

David Goffin (14), Belgium, def. Simone Bolelli, Italy, 6-4, 6-1, 6-2....

August 31, 2015 - 7:14pm
1 min 5 sec ago

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Fever have signed point guard Briann January to a contract extension.

Terms of the deal were not announced by the team Monday.

January was Indiana's first-round draft pick in 2009 and has spent all seven seasons with the Fever. She's been part of six playoff teams, the 2012 WNBA title team and is averaging 8.0 points and 3.4 assists this season for a team in position to again make the playoffs.

The...

August 31, 2015 - 7:12pm
1 min 6 sec ago

MADRID (AP) — The transfer window in Spain closed Monday without a deal announced for the expected move of Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea to Real Madrid, with local media reporting the deal fell through because the paperwork wasn't submitted on time.

Madrid and United had been negotiating a deal that included Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas moving the other way, but the clubs apparently failed to register the paperwork with the Spanish league offices before...

August 31, 2015 - 7:09pm
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SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have placed center Daniel Kilgore on the reserve/physically unable to perform list as he works back from a second procedure on his left fibula that he fractured last October.

Kilgore had another operation in June and coach Jim Tomsula isn't sure when he will be ready to return.

Among the 10 players cut Monday was former British discus thrower Lawrence Okoye.

Wide receiver DeAndre...

August 31, 2015 - 7:07pm
1 min 5 sec ago

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Transfer Greyson Lambert has been picked as the starting quarterback for No. 9 Georgia.

Coach Mark Richt made the announcement after Monday's practice.

Lambert began his college career at Virginia before transferring to Georgia. The junior had battled throughout preseason practice with last year's backup, sophomore Brice Ramsey, and junior Faton Bauta.

It was apparent in recent days that it was down to Lambert...

August 31, 2015 - 7:06pm
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