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Kelly, Weaver ready to make their marks for Diamondbacks

By JOHN MARSHALL SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Carson Kelly and Luke Weaver will always been known as the other players in the Paul Goldschmidt trade. No matter what they do for the rest of their careers, good or bad, they will be linked to the Arizona Diamondbacks’ fan-favorite first baseman. But the [READ MORE HERE]…

Dortmund sees league lead shrink after 3rd consecutive draw

By CIARAN FAHEY Borussia Dortmund’s Bundesliga title hopes took another blow Monday in a goalless draw at last-place Nuremberg. Nuremberg goalkeeper Christian Mathenia made a host of saves to deny Dortmund a first win in three league games. The Bundesliga leaders have now drawn three successive games and have seen their lead [READ MORE HERE]…

Guerrero Jr. could start in minors, delaying free agency

By MARK DIDTLER DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is not worrying about whether he will start the season with the Toronto Blue Jays. The 19-year-old son of Hall of Famer Vladimir Guerrero is considered the top prospect entering 2019. Yet, it would not be surprising if Toronto kept the third [READ MORE HERE]…

Sabres’ Okposo sent home 3 days after being punched in face

By The Associated Press BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres forward Kyle Okposo has been sent home for further medical evaluation three days after being punched in the face during a fight with the New York Rangers’ Tony DeAngelo. Coach Phil Housley gave no details on Okposo’s condition in providing the update after [READ MORE…

Sabres’ Okposo sent home 3 days after being punched in face

By The Associated Press BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres forward Kyle Okposo has been sent home for further medical evaluation three days after being punched in the face during a fight with the New York Rangers’ Tony DeAngelo. Coach Phil Housley gave no details on Okposo’s condition in providing the update after [READ MORE…

Royals looking to build on strong finish to 2018

By The Associated Press SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals lost 104 games in 2018 despite finishing the season 20-14. They hope they can begin this season like they ended the last one, and not the way they’ve started in recent years. “These guys made a lot of progress from the [READ MORE…