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Thousands attend Oscar Taveras’ Dominican burial

A photo St. Louis Cardinals outfielder, Oscar Taveras stands on top of the coffin containing his body during his funeral in Sosua, Dominican Republic, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. Taveras died Sunday in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic. He was 22. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)

SOSUA, Dominican Republic (AP) — Several St. Louis Cardinals were among thousands of people who crowded into a cemetery near the Dominican Republic’s north coast for Tuesday’s burial of former major league outfielder Oscar Taveras.

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Free agency looms after World Series concludes

Kansas City Royals pitcher James Shields throws during the first inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Else, Pool)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Giants star Pablo Sandoval dug into the batter’s box in Game 5 of the World Series, peering out at Royals ace James Shields standing on the mound.

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Royals hope to overcome deficit in ’85 repeat,

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval lays down shortly after arriving at Kauffman Stadium for a workout Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Giants and Kansas City Royals are scheduled to play Game 6 of baseball's World Series on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In Lorenzo Cain’s view, the Kansas City Royals have a big advantage when it comes to Game 6 of the World Series.

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Rams’ Jake Long, Brian Quick out for season

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Rams offensive lineman Jake Long and wide receiver Brian Quick both will miss the rest of the season because of injuries, coach Jeff Fisher said on Monday.

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Missouri WR White doubtful this week

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri wide receiver Darius White is doubtful for this week’s game against Kentucky because of a groin injury.

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