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Raiders hire 4 assistants for Del Rio’s coaching staff

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have officially hired four assistant coaches for new coach Jack Del Rio’s staff.

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Nathan hoping for better start in 2nd season with Tigers

In this Sept. 25, 2014, file phot, Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan throws against the Minnesota Twins in the the ninth inning of a baseball game in Detroit. It would be an understatement to say Joe Nathan's first season with the Detroit Tigers was a rocky one.  The 40-year-old Nathan remains at the forefront of Detroit's bullpen after posting a 4.81 ERA last year. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

DETROIT (AP) — It would be an understatement to say Joe Nathan’s first season with the Detroit Tigers was a rocky one.

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AP source: Marlins, Suzuki closing in on deal

In this Sept. 20, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki follows through on a single during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in New York. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Suzuki has agreed to a one-year contract with the Miami Marlins, pending a physical. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, because the contract with the 41-year-old outfielder has not been finalized. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

MIAMI (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki has decided to play for the Miami Marlins.

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Riley speaks on Heat season, insists Miami is playoff-worthy

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra smiles as he watches the closing moments of the Heat's 95-83 win over the Sacramento Kings in an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

MIAMI (AP) — Pat Riley stood along a wall in what the Miami Heat call “Championship Alley,” the hallway that links the team’s locker room and the court inside AmericanAirlines Arena.

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Outfielder Gregor Blanco finalizes two-year deal with Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Outfielder Gregor Blanco finalized his $7.5 million, two-year contract with the San Francisco Giants on Thursday, a deal that covers his final two arbitration seasons.

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