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Rays minor leaguer suspended 50 games for amphetamine

NEW YORK (AP) — A minor league player in the Tampa Bay Rays’ organization has been suspended 50 games after testing positive for an amphetamine.

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So long, Mayor: Hoiberg leaves Iowa State stocked for future

File- This Jan. 17, 2015, file photo shows Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg waving to fans as he walks off the court after his team's NCAA college basketball game in Ames, Iowa. The Chicago Bulls plan to introduce Hoiberg as their new coach on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State’s beloved “Mayor” is gone, lured to the riches and excitement of the NBA.

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Zimmermann, Harper lead Nats over Blue Jays 2-0 in DH opener

Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits an RBI single during the fifth inning of the first baseball game in a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays, Tuesday, June 2, 2015 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jordan Zimmermann shut down the highest-scoring team in the majors. Bryce Harper gave him all the support he needed.

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Nishikori loses in 5 sets in French Open quarterfinals

France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga shakes hands with Japan's Kei Nishikori after winning in the quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament in five sets 6-1, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 6-3, at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 2, 2015. (AP Photo/David Vincent)

PARIS (AP) — Kei Nishikori rallied from two sets down against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, but his bid to become the first Japanese man to reach the semifinals of the French Open in 82 years fell just short of the mark.

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Misdemeanor assault charge against VCU forward dropped

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A judge has dropped a misdemeanor assault charge against VCU forward Mo Alie-Cox after his accuser admitted the accusation was false.

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