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Bob Feller Museum to be Van Meter’s new city hall

In this 2001 file photo Bob Feller holds the bat Babe Ruth leaned on during his farewell speech in Van Meter, Iowa, at The Bob Feller Museum. The museum honoring the late Hall of Fame baseball pitcher Bob Feller will be transformed into Van Meter's new city hall. (AP Photo/The Des Moines Register, Bill Neibergall, File)  MAGS OUT, TV OUT, NO SALES, MANDATORY CREDIT

VAN METER, Iowa (AP) — A museum honoring the late Hall of Fame baseball pitcher Bob Feller will be transformed into Van Meter’s new city hall.

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Japan beats MLB All-Stars 6-4 in exhibition game

NAHA, Japan (AP) — Yuki Yanagita drove in two runs in the eighth inning as Japan beat the Major League Baseball All-Stars 6-4 Thursday in an exhibition game following their five-game postseason tour.

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Phillies’ Howard reaches settlement with family

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Phillies slugger Ryan Howard has settled a legal battle with his family over their management of his finances and business affairs.

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Stanton signs record $325M deal at news conference

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton talks to the media at Marlins Park after signing a record $325 million, 13-year contract Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/El Nuevo Herald, Hector Gabino)  MAGS OUT

MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton stood on the Miami Marlins’ field Wednesday and scanned a sea of empty seats, mindful the stands look much the same at games.

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Cardinals add C Stanley to 40-man roster

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals have added catcher Cody Stanley to the 40-man roster and released outfielder Shane Robinson.

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