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RT Eric Winston quickly settling in with Bengals

CINCINNATI (AP) — Right tackle Eric Winston sat out most of the season, waiting for a team to give him another chance. He finally got it with the Bengals, and he’s settling right in.

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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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Rio Mayor: 2016 Olympic spending transparent, open

Mayor Eduardo Paes talks to journalists on a bus during his tour of Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. Rio will host the Olympic Games in 2016. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Promising complete transparency, Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes said Friday that local organizers were “completely open” to financial audits of the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics.

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Bills RB Spiller activated

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have activated running back C.J. Spiller from injured reserve.

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