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Bullpen perhaps in flux, but Brewers turn to Nelson to start

In this Sept. 26, 2014, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Jimmy Nelson throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Milwaukee. The Brewers are down a workhorse starter and, for now, and a reliever who regularly closed games last season. Milwaukee seems like it will stay in-house and go with young right-hander Jimmy Nelson as the a rotation replacement, but could still look around for a closer. For now, Jonathan Broxton would be the favorite to close games. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — With a month until spring training, the Brewers are minus a workhorse starting pitcher and their All-Star closer.

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Blue Jackets put left wing Jeremy Morin on injured list

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed left wing Jeremy Morin on injured reserve with an upper-body injury that will sideline him indefinitely.

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Red Bulls acquire midfielder Sacha Kljestan from Anderlecht

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — American midfielder Sacha Kljestan is returning to Major League Soccer with the New York Red Bulls.

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Walker says Bucks arena deal likely to include city, county

RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says any deal from the state to help pay for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena will also likely have to include contributions from the city and county.

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Fight to unseat Blatter as FIFA chief heats up in Europe

In this Friday, June 30, 2006 file photo, Portugal's national soccer player Luis Figo eyes the ball during a training session in Marienfeld, Germany. Luis Figo said in an interview on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 that he wants to become FIFA president and has the nominations needed to be an official candidate against Sepp Blatter. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte, File)

GENEVA (AP) — The fight to remove Sepp Blatter from the most powerful job in world soccer intensified in Europe on Wednesday.

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