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Yankees’ Teixeira hit on leg by pitch, says he’s fine

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira has left a minor league intrasquad game after being hit on a leg by a pitch.

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Peraud wins Criterium International

COL DE L’OSPEDALE, France (AP) — Jean-Christophe Peraud of France defended his Criterium International title on Sunday after claiming victory in the final stage of the race featuring an uphill finish.

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Alvarez to start Marlins’ opener against Atlanta on April 6

Miami Marlins starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez (37) works in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Jupiter, Fla. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Henderson Alvarez has been picked to start the Miami Marlins’ opener against the Atlanta Braves on April 6.

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Freddy Adu signs 1-year contract with Finnish club

HELSINKI (AP) — Former U.S. international Freddy Adu has signed a one-year contract with Finnish club Kuopion Palloseura.

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Survived: No. 1 Kentucky holds off Notre Dame 68-66

Kentucky players celebrate with the regional championship trophy after a 68-66 win over Notre Dame in a college basketball game in the NCAA men's tournament regional finals, Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — With everything at stake, Kentucky didn’t panic and played to perfection.

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