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Dodgers finalize $62.5 million, 6-year deal with Olivera

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cuban infielder Hector Olivera arrived at the Dodgers’ spring training facility in Arizona after finalizing a $62.5 million, six-year contract Tuesday, and predicted he could be playing in the major leagues within a month.

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Reds: Bad firework caused smokestack fire at Great American

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials with the Cincinnati Reds say the fireworks smokestack at Great American Ballpark that caught fire last week has been inspected by engineers and is expected to be up and running when the team returns for its next home game Monday.

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Timberwolves win draft lottery, Lakers move to No. 2

NBA Deputy Commissioner Mark Tatum, left, congratulates Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor after the Timberwolves won the first pick in the draft, during the NBA basekball draft lottery, Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves too often came to the NBA draft lottery and left in worse shape than they arrived.

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Todd McLellan hired as coach of Edmonton Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Todd McLellan is focused on a new beginning with the Edmonton Oilers

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Chiefs sign 4 players, waive 3 others after rookie minicamp

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have signed four players from their rookie minicamp this past weekend and waived three other players to make room for them on their roster.

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