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RHP Porcello recalls getting tossed at Fenway Park

Newly acquired Boston Red Sox baseball pitcher Rick Porcello speaks at an introductory news conference at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Rick Porcello didn’t hesitate when asked to recall memories of pitching in Fenway Park.

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Yankees get reliever Gonzalez Germen from Mets

In this Sept. 23, 2013, file photo, New York Mets relief pitcher Gonzalez Germen throws against the Cincinnati Reds in a baseball game in Cincinnati. The Yankees have acquired right-hander Gonzalez Germen from the Mets for cash in the first trade in a decade between the New York rivals. The Yankees designated right-hander Preston Claiborne for assignment Friday, Dec. 19, 2014,  to clear a roster spot. (AP Photo/Al Behrman, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees have acquired right-hander Gonzalez Germen from the Mets for cash in the first trade in a decade between the New York rivals.

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Kentucky hires Dawson to run Wildcats’ offense

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coach Mark Stoops has announced the hiring of Shannon Dawson as the Wildcats’ offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.

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Browns’ Thomas accused of environmental violations

This is an Aug. 12, 2014, file photo showing Cleveland Browns tackle Joe Thomas at NFL football training camp in Berea, Ohio. Wisconsin officials have accused Cleveland Browns lineman Joe Thomas of multiple environmental violations on his hunting land west of Madison. The state Department of Natural Resources sent the former Wisconsin Badgers standout a letter Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014,  accusing him of doing work on the land without permits, including building bridges and dams and dredging a pond.(AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin officials have accused Cleveland Browns lineman Joe Thomas of committing nearly a dozen environmental violations on his hunting land west of Madison.

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AP source: Padres to obtain Middlebrooks from Red Sox

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Padres have agreed to obtain third baseman Will Middlebrooks from the Boston Red Sox for catcher Ryan Hanigan, two people with knowledge of the deal said Friday.

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