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Nathan hoping for better start in 2nd season with Tigers

In this Sept. 25, 2014, file phot, Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan throws against the Minnesota Twins in the the ninth inning of a baseball game in Detroit. It would be an understatement to say Joe Nathan's first season with the Detroit Tigers was a rocky one.  The 40-year-old Nathan remains at the forefront of Detroit's bullpen after posting a 4.81 ERA last year. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

DETROIT (AP) — It would be an understatement to say Joe Nathan’s first season with the Detroit Tigers was a rocky one.

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Bill: Doctor would be required at NYC youth football games

NEW YORK (AP) — All youth football games would be required to have a doctor present to monitor possible concussions as part of legislation considered Friday by the New York City Council.

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South Carolina OL Shell to miss spring after surgery

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina starting offensive lineman Brandon Shell will miss spring practice after having surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder.

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Nets’ Teletovic has blood clots in lungs, lout for season

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets say forward Mirza Teletovic is in a Los Angeles hospital with blood clots in his lungs and will miss the rest of the season.

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US skier Miller skips Kitzbuehel downhill after back surgery

Bode Miller, of United States, is airborne as he takes a jump during training for Saturday's men's World Cup downhill's in Kitzbuehel, Austria, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Shinichiro Tanaka)

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Bode Miller will not compete in a downhill in Austria on Saturday, leaving him without a World Cup race this season before the world championships in the U.S. in 10 days.

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