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Giants acquire righty Jake Peavy from Red Sox

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants boosted their rotation for the stretch run by acquiring right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox on Saturday for a pair of minor league pitchers.

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QB McCown likes the way Bucs are coming together

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith walks on the field with Brandon Myers (82) and Josh McCown (12) during the NFL football team's training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Tampa Bay Times, Eve Edelheit)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Josh McCown expects the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to be better this season. He’s just reluctant to speculate how much.

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Roethlisberger OK with choice to wait on new deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger says his contract situation won’t be a distraction as he prepares for the 2014 season.

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Cardinals sign veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski

CHICAGO (AP) — For A.J. Pierzynski, the opportunity for a fresh start with a perennial contender was too good to pass up.

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Eagles dealing with suspension of Lane Johnson

Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles (9) walks off the field with Jeremy Maclin at the end of NFL football training camp on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly opened training camp Saturday dealing with an issue he never faced before — one of his top players being suspended.

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