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Twins prospects return to field in 3-1 win over Minnesota

Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor left, watches Kurt Suzuki (8) as positions players participate in sliding drills at baseball spring training in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday March 3, 2015. The sample size is relatively small, but the track record of Hall of Fame players trying to manage or coach in the game isn't great. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor could have made it easier on his former college team if his B squad wasn’t so good.

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AP Source: Peyton Manning returning for 18th NFL season

In this Dec. 7, 2014, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning passes against the Buffalo Bills during an NFL football game in Denver.  A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Manning will return for a fourth season in Denver and 18th in the NFL. Manning will reduce his salary from $19 million to $15 million in 2015, according to the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because there was no official announcement. However, he can make up all of the $4 million pay cut by reaching certain performance benchmarks. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Hold that gold watch. Peyton Manning is taking one more shot at the silver trophy.

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Nieuwenhuis has 4 hits for Mets in win over Braves

New York Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee delivers a pitch during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Dillon Gee allowed two runs in two innings and Kirk Nieuwenhuis went 4 for 4 and scored a run, leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.

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New Blue Jacket Clarkson to miss 4-6 weeks with torn muscle

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets right wing David Clarkson will miss four to six weeks with a torn oblique muscle suffered Tuesday night against the Washington Capitals.

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Machado, Wieters return for Orioles in loss to Tigers

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Matt Wieters and Manny Machado each were hitless in three at-bats in their first game since their seasons were cut short by injuries last year, and the Baltimore Orioles lost to the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Wednesday.

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