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D-backs call up Bolsinger to start Saturday

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have optioned right-hander Will Harris to Triple-A Reno and selected the contract of right-hander Mike Bolsinger.

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Ex-Arizona 3-sport star, NFL QB Fred Enke dies

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Fred W. Enke, a former three-sport star at Arizona who later was a quarterback on three NFL teams, has died.

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Ultimate Warrior died from cardiovascular disease

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities in Phoenix say former pro wrestler The Ultimate Warrior died of cardiovascular disease.

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Olympic great Michael Phelps ending retirement

In this Aug. 3, 2012, file photo, United States' Michael Phelps displays his gold medal for the men's 100-meter butterfly swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Bob Bowman, the swimmer's longtime coach, told The Associated Press on Monday, April 14, 2014, that Phelps is entered in three events — the 50- and 100-meter freestyles and the 100 butterfly at his first meet since the 2012 London Games at a meet in Mesa, Ariz., on April 24-26. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)

Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, lured back into the pool by the fun of it and the possibility of swimming at a fifth Olympics in Rio in 2016.

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Gonzalez homers for 4th straight game, LA sweeps

Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez, right, is greeted at home plate by teammate Matt Kemp (27) after hitting a three-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the third inning of a baseball game on Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ralph Freso)

PHOENIX (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez homered for the fourth consecutive game and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-6 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.

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