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Mets hire Kevin Long as hitting coach

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets hired Kevin Long as hitting coach Thursday.

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Red Sox hire Chili Davis as hitting coach

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have hired Chili Davis as their hitting coach.

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New Jersey files defense of sports betting effort

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Claims that New Jersey’s plan to allow legal sports gambling violates federal law are meritless, the state wrote in a court filing in response to efforts by four major U.S. pro sports leagues and the NCAA to stop gambling from beginning this weekend.

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Braves name Hart president of baseball operations

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have made John Hart their president of baseball operations.

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FANTASY PLAYS: Trade Megatron? Think hard first

Detroit wide receiver Calvin Johnson is one of the most traded players in CBS Sports and Yahoo fantasy leagues, reflecting a frustration many fantasy owners are feeling about his recovery from an ankle injury.

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