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AP sources: Brady’s appeal wouldn’t be heard by Wednesday

Two people familiar with the situation tell The Associated Press that Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension for his role in the deflated footballs scandal won’t be heard by Wednesday’s 10-day deadline.

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Orioles pitcher Brian Matusz suspended 8 game, appeals

Baltimore Orioles relief pitcher Brian Matusz (17) waits as umpire Paul Emmel, center, speaks with Orioles manager Buck Showalter, as catcher Caleb Joseph stands nearby during the 12th inning of a baseball game in Miami, Saturday, May 23, 2015. Matusz left the game after his forearm was inspected. The Marlins won 1-0. (AP Photo/Joe Skipper)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Orioles left-hander Brian Matusz was suspended for eight games by Major League Baseball on Monday for having a foreign substance on his arm during a game in Miami.

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Jacob Lindgren’s Yankees arrival: ‘Who are you?’

In this March 10, 2015 file photo, New York Yankees relief pitcher Jacob Lindgren throws during the eighth inning of a spring training exhibition baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Sarasota, Fla. Selected in the second round with the 55th overall pick, Lindgren could become just the third player from last year's draft to reach the major leagues. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob Lindgren took a taxi from his Manhattan hotel and arrived at Yankee Stadium about seven hours before game time Sunday.

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Hamilton reunites Monday with Rangers in unlikely journey

In this May 10, 2015 file photo, Texas Rangers' Josh Hamilton bats in the fifth inning against the Nashville Sounds on in Nashville, Tenn. Hamilton is done with his personal spring training and ready to rejoin the Texas Rangers. The slugger is set to fly Sunday, May 24, 2015,  to Cleveland to meet the team for the start of a three-game series against the Indians. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski, File)

Josh Hamilton is getting another shot at redemption in baseball with an unlikely journey that has led back to the Texas Rangers.

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SMI, Coca-Cola extend partnership 5 years

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Speedway Motorsports Inc. and The Coca-Cola Co. have extended their partnership for five more years through 2020.

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