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Hunter-Reay forgotten champion as Indianapolis 500 looms

Ryan Hunter-Reay responds to a question during a news conference before the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Thursday, May 21, 2015.  (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When Ryan Hunter-Reay stood in Victory Lane after a thrilling last-lap duel with Helio Castroneves, he had a hard time describing just what winning the Indianapolis 500 meant to him.

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Ear problem knocks driver Carlos Huertas from Indy 500

In this May 17, 2015 photo, Carlos Huertas, of Colombia, takes off his helmet after he qualified for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis.  Huertas has been ruled out of the Indianapolis 500 two days before the race after he was diagnosed with an "inner ear condition" and failed to pass a medical exam. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Carlos Huertas was ruled out of the Indianapolis 500 on Friday after failing a routine medical exam, and veteran driver Tristan Vautier was chosen to replace him in the No. 18 car for Dale Coyne Racing for Sunday’s 99th running of the race.

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Indy 500 veteran Briscoe slides into ride ahead of carb day

Ryan Briscoe, of Australia, answers a question about replacing James Hinchcliffe for the Indianapolis 500 auto race during a press conference at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Thursday, May 21, 2015. Hinchcliffe was injured in a crash on Monday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Briscoe will replace the injured James Hinchcliffe in the Indianapolis 500.

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Royals’ Mike Moustakas finding ways to beat defensive shifts

Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas watches a sacrifice fly  that scored Omar Infante during the third inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees on Saturday, May 16, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Everyone in the Royals dugout was hanging on the top step when Mike Moustakas stepped to the plate Friday night. He had already accomplished three legs of the cycle, and all that was missing was a home run.

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Chiefs wrap up 3-day look at rookies in minicamp

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mitch Morse would have been hard-pressed to find a better opportunity.

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