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Jed Lowrie happy to be back with Astros

Houston Astros' Jed Lowrie smiles while stretching with teammates during a spring training baseball workout, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Jed Lowrie was away from the Houston Astros for two seasons — not by choice.

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Joint working group formed to speed up preps for 2018 Games

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — South Korean organizers and the IOC are setting up a special joint working group to accelerate the bumpy preparations for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

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Who’s the ace? Red Sox starters want to prove they have many

Boston Red Sox's Clay Buchholz winds up to throw a ball as he warms up with fellow pitchers at baseball spring training in Fort Myers Fla., Wednesday Feb. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Who’s the ace?

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From ‘Pulp Fiction’ to Oscar meme, Travolta’s highs and lows

In this 1977 file photo originally released by Paramount Pictures, John Travolta and Karen Lynn Gorney are shown in a scene from, "Saturday Night Fever."  Since strutting onto the big screen in “Saturday Night Fever,” John Travolta’s career has been one of dramatic ups and downs, from comeback king to Internet meme. Travolta, 61, is prepping a handful of projects and ahead of the release of an explosive documentary on Scientology that focuses considerably on Travolta’s relationship with the organization.   (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Since strutting onto the big screen in “Saturday Night Fever,” John Travolta has had a career marked by dramatic ups and downs, from comeback king to Internet meme.

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Harvey throws to batters for 1st time since elbow surgery

New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey reaches for a ball during spring training baseball practice Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Matt Harvey drew an ovation from the crowd of 100-150 fans and high-fives from teammates after stepping off the mound Friday.

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