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Could pitch clocks speed play in the major leagues?

Baseball management is intrigued but the players' association thinks it is a horrible idea.

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Players to watch at The Open (besides Spieth)

Rickie Fowler leads the list of players who will challenge Jordan Spieth on the Old Course at St. Andrews, along with Dustin Johnson, Sergio Garcia, Paul Casey, and Luke Donald.

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Banned Rose honored as Reds legend before All-Star Game

Major League Baseball's all-time hits leader, is still serving a lifetime ban for having gambled on baseball but on Tuesday he was honored on the field prior to the All-Star Game in Cincinnati.

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Trout boosts American League to All-Star win

Mike Trout sparked the American League to a 6-3 victory over the National League in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday in Cincinnati and made Mid-Summer Classic history.

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Police: Ex-NFL QB McNabb posts ‘extreme DUI’

Donovan McNabb's blood-alcohol content was twice the legal limit when he was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in Arizona.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of today's big sports stories, Wednesday, July 15.

Los Angeles outfielder Mike Trout raises his trophy after winning the 2015 All-Star MVP award

Trout hits lead off homer, wins second straight MVP to lead AL All-Stars past NL

Trout became the first player in 38 years to homer leading off an All-Star game. Trout also became the ninth player to hit for an All-Star cycle in his entire career.

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Deron Williams joins hometown Mavs on 2-year, $10M contract

The Nets bought out the 31-year-old Williams to lower their payroll. They owed him $43 million in the final two years of the contract.

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Pete Rose honored at home at MLB All-Star Game

The hits king was voted one of the Cincinnati Reds' Franchise Four players as part of a Major League Baseball promotion.

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Bills offensive line coach Kromer put on leave after arrest

The Walton County Sheriff's Office says Kromer was arrested over the weekend after confronting two boys, pushing one to the ground and punching him.

Rob Manfred, Chief Operating Officer of Major League Baseball, talks to the media following baseball's general managers' meetings Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, in Orlando, Fla.

Manfred: No meeting set yet with Pete Rose

Before meeting with Rose, the first-year commissioner wants to get a grasp of all the evidence presented from when the hits king was banned from baseball in 1989 and additional material gathered since then.

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BMC wins team time trial on stage 9 of Tour; Froome leads

Chris Froome used the first high-mountain stage of this year'sTour de France to take control of the race.

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Klinsmann shakes up US roster for Gold Cup knockout rounds

DaMarcus Beasley, Joe Corona and Alan Gordon have been added to the United States roster

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Stormy Ohio weather means All-Star Game could be wet

Weather officials say the rain is expected to taper off by the scheduled 5:15 p.m. start of the game on Tuesday night, but showers are possible through the evening.

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British Open: Woods still chasing Nicklaus despite 7-year major drought

Woods told reporters on Tuesday, "I know some of you guys think I'm buried and done, but I'm still right here in front of you."

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Marshawn Lynch goes ‘Beast Mode’ on a kickball

The Seahawks running back blasted a kickball into orbit before running the bases like a boss.

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MLB releases All-Star roster, prepares for rain delay

Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke is the scheduled starter for the National League, while the American League counters with Astros lefty Dallas Kuechel.

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Reds’ Frazier wins Home Run Derby

The outfielder wowed his home Cincinnati fans, adding a jolt of excitement to the revamped event ahead of the All Star Game.

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How the top diving duo in the U.S. prepares for the Olympics

Two of the country's best synchronized divers are a dynamic duo hoping to make it to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2016.

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If sports drinks commercials were honest

You might as well just drink dyed sugar. It's probably healthier.

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Graham Trucking takes the Albert Lee Appliance Cup title despite finishing 2nd

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J. Michael Kelly drives the Graham Trucking H1 Unlimited Hydroplane boat to a first place finish on Lake Washington, Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, in Seattle, in the Albert Lee Appliance Seafair Cup in the annual Seafair hydroplane races. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

J. Michael Kelly, the driver of the Graham Trucking hydroplane, was awarded the Albert Lee Appliance Cup title despite finishing in second place behind Jimmy Shane and the Oh Boy! Oberto! boat.

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Ronda Rousey biopic in the works

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Paramount executives have picked up the rights to the 28-year-old's autobiography.

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Daily fantasy sports land in gambling industry crosshairs

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Each year millions of Americans draft virtual sports teams online and enter real-money competitions that last only a few hours.

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DeSean Jackson says no one can stop him not even Darrelle Revis or Richard Sherman

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"I don't think no on can guard me. It's how I feel about myself. I don't feel no one can stop me. You can get Darrelle Revis, Richard Sherman - whoever you want to get."

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Judge: St. Louis residents don’t need vote on stadium funds

In this Sept. 26, 2013 file photo, fans watch during the third quarter of an NFL football game between the St. Louis Rams and the San Francisco 49ers at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Pro football may have a firm foothold as America’s game, but in baseball-mad St. Louis the NFL is decidedly second fiddle. The St. Louis Cardinals can anticipate a red army at Busch Stadium for Game 5 of the World Series. Eight blocks away at the antiseptic Edward Jones Dome, the Monday Night Football matchup between the struggling St. Louis Rams and the Seattle Seahawks will likely feature a backdrop of thousands of empty seats.

The St. Louis Rams play in the Edward Jones Dome, which is outdated by NFL standards. The team is weighing a move to Los Angeles