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AP source: Tomas in process of deal with Arizona

In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Cuba's Yasmany Tomas hits a three-run home run off Taiwan pitcher Yang Yao-hsun in the fourth inning of their World Baseball Classic second-round game in Tokyo. A person familiar with the negotiations says Tomas is in the process of agreeing to a $68.5 million, six-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.  The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, because the deal had not yet been completed. The person said several additional steps were necessary but the agreement was likely to be finalized in the next few days. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)

A person familiar with the negotiations says Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas is in the process of agreeing to a $68.5 million, six-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Patriots sign Slater to 2-year contract extension

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — NFL Players Association records show New England special teams captain Matthew Slater has signed a two-year contract extension.

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Redskins put cornerback Porter on injured reserve

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have placed cornerback Tracy Porter on season-ending injured reserve with a shoulder injury.

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Gordon says he felt alienated during suspension

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon (12) moves against Atlanta Falcons outside linebacker Kroy Biermann (71) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson )

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon says the lowest point during his 10-game suspension was that he was treated differently by friends and teammates.

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Houston’s Fitzpatrick to start for injured Mallett

HOUSTON (AP) — Ryan Fitzpatrick says he’ll start for the Houston Texans on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans with Ryan Mallett out for the season.

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