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Jason Heyward brings needed presence to Cardinals

In this Feb. 20, 2015, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals' Jason Heyward swings in the batting cage during spring training baseball practice in Jupiter, Fla. Heyward could start the season batting second for the St. Louis Cardinals, but he figures to give manager Mike Matheny plenty of lineup options. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Jason Heyward can provide both a veteran presence and youth to the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Upton homers, Kemp hitless in Padres debuts

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Justin Upton homered and Matt Kemp went hitless in three at-bats in their debuts with the San Diego Padres, a 4-3 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday.

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Jets sign defensive end Ronald Talley

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have signed former Arizona Cardinals defensive end Ronald Talley.

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Machado, Wieters return for Orioles in loss to Tigers

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Matt Wieters and Manny Machado each were hitless in three at-bats in their first game since their seasons were cut short by injuries last year, and the Baltimore Orioles lost to the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Wednesday.

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Vikings agree to trade Cassel to Bills for draft pick

In this Sept. 14, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel throws during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots in Minneapolis. The Vikings and the Buffalo Bills have agreed on a trade that will send quarterback Matt Cassel to the Bills next week and fetch the Vikings extra draft picks. Both teams announced the deal on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, which will send two undisclosed draft choices to the Vikings and one undisclosed draft pick with Cassel to the Bills, six days before NFL transactions can begin with the start of the new league year. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt, File)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and the Buffalo Bills agreed on a trade Wednesday that will send quarterback Matt Cassel to the Bills next week and give the Vikings extra draft picks.

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