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Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz and Biggio ready to enter Hall

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — In a story July 24 about the Baseball Hall of Fame, The Associated Press reported erroneously that John Smoltz is the first player elected to the Hall of Fame who had undergone Tommy John surgery. Smoltz is the first pitcher elected to the Hall who had the operation.

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Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio enter Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — In a story July 26 about the Baseball Hall of Fame, The Associated Press reported erroneously that John Smoltz was the first player inducted into the Hall of Fame who had undergone Tommy John surgery. Smoltz was the first pitcher to enter the Hall who had the operation.

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Montreal Impact sign former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba

In this Sunday, May 24, 2015 file photo, the crown of the trophy is placed on the head of Didier Drogba after the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge stadium in London. Montreal Impact says it has signed former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba. Impact confirmed the signing on Monday, July 27, 2015 following a trade with Chicago Fire, which had initially completed a move for the 37-year-old forward. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Impact added an established scoring presence when they traded for former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba on Monday.

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Ciman scores in 88th, Impact beat Sounders 1-0

Montreal Impact's Maro Donadel, right, challenges Seattle Sounders' Erik Friberg during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Montreal, Saturday, July 25, 2015. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

MONTREAL (AP) — Belgian defender Laurent Ciman scored off a header in the 88th minute to give the Montreal Impact a 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Saturday night at Saputo Stadium.

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Kovalev, Pascal both return to the ring in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sergey Kovalev beat the ageless Bernard Hopkins and stopped Jean Pascal before his hometown fans in Montreal.

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