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Gambler will be last man sentenced in Toledo sports probe

DETROIT (AP) — Lawyers for a Detroit-area gambler caught in a sports bribery scandal at the University of Toledo say it would be “unthinkable” to send the ailing 82-year-old man to prison.

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Twins fall behind by 8 runs early, lose to Reds 11-7

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey walks back to the dugout after giving up three runs in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Monday, June 29, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Minnesota Twins knew all about Billy Hamilton’s speed. Nothing they did could slow him — or the rest of the Reds’ lineup, for that matter.

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Reds get up by 8 runs, hold on for 11-7 win over Twins

Cincinnati Reds' Billy Hamilton (6) steals second base against Minnesota Twins shortstop Danny Santana in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Monday, June 29, 2015, in Cincinnati. The Reds won 11-7. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Billy Hamilton ran the Minnesota Twins into a hole so big they couldn’t get out of it.

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Man convicted of rape wants to play football in college

NELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A former high school football player found delinquent in the rape of a 16-year-old girl wants to play at the community college level.

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University of Akron football drew worst attendance in NCAA

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Among all 125 NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision teams, the University of Akron had the worst home attendance this past season.

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