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Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander has been awarded his second AL Cy Young Award.

By JAKE SEINER, AP Sports Writer November 13, 2019
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The Reno Aces have announced plans to extend protective netting from foul pole to foul pole at the downtown stadium that serves as home to the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Triple-A affiliate in the Pacific Coast League.

By Associated Press November 13, 2019
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This is the first of what could be many meetings between two dynamic young AFC quarterbacks when Deshaun Watson and the Houston Texans visit Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday.

By SCHUYLER DIXON, AP Pro Football Writer November 13, 2019
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Major League Baseball has expanded its investigation into the Houston Astros after The Athletic website reported the team stole signs during home games in 2017 by using a camera positioned in center field.

By DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer November 13, 2019
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Over the next three weeks, Auburn will be in the middle of the action even though the Tigers are outside the playoff race.

By RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer November 13, 2019
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Kyle Kuzma was out on the floor in the crucial final minutes on Tuesday night when his teammates made the extra pass and found him at the 3-point line. Both times, he never hesitated to take the shots that splashed through the net and pushed the Lakers to a 123-115 over the Phoenix Suns.

By DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer November 12, 2019
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Nick Schmaltz and Conor Garland scored in the shootout, and the Arizona Coyotes snapped the St. Louis Blues’ seven-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night.

By WARREN MAYES, Associated Press November 12, 2019
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Alabama is fifth in the latest College Football Playoff rankings, behind LSU, Ohio State, Clemson and Georgia, which took over the fourth spot in the selection committee’s second top 25.

By RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer November 12, 2019
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Washington went against baseball’s trend toward bulked-up bullpens, dedicating 39 percent of its payroll to three starting pitchers: Max Scherzer, Stephen Strasburg and Patrick Corbin. The trio triumphed, lifting the Nationals to the first World Series title in the team’s 51-season history.

By RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Writer November 12, 2019
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Mike Shildt began his life in baseball at his mom’s side, tagging along for her shifts at a Double-A ballpark and picking up odd jobs around the clubhouse.

By JAKE SEINER, AP Sports Writer November 12, 2019
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Florida and Arizona State have agreed to play a home-and-home series beginning in 2028.

By Associated Press November 12, 2019
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Erik Van Rooyen’s travels in golf have taken him places he wasn’t expecting without ever losing sight of the big picture. He wants to be among the elite in golf, and the next month could be a big step.

By DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer November 12, 2019

The word sportsmanship is synonymous with playing games fairly and treating opponents with respect. Among the unwritten rules is not running up the score on a defenseless or already beaten opponent.

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Jason Myers kicked a 42-yard field goal after Chase McLaughlin missed a kick earlier in overtime, and the Seattle Seahawks handed the San Francisco 49ers their first loss of the season with a 27-24 victory on Monday night.

By JOSH DUBOW Associated Press November 11, 2019
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John Chayka arrived in the desert with an analytics background and made a big splash when, at 26, he became the youngest general manager in North American sports history. As Chayka started to rebuild the Arizona Coyotes into playoff contenders, the recognition grew. On Monday, the Coyotes rewarded Chayka, signing him to a long-term contract extension.

By JOHN MARSHALL, Associated Press November 11, 2019
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Conor Garland scored the shootout winner minutes after an apparent Capitals overtime goal was waved off by video review, and the Arizona Coyotes responded from blowing a big lead to beat Washington 4-3 Monday night. The NHL-leading Capitals' winning streak was snapped at six. The Coyotes ended their own three-game skid.

By STEPHEN WHYNO Associated Press November 11, 2019
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Young sluggers known for their prodigious power, Pete Alonso and Yordan Álvarez knocked the Rookie of the Year voting out of the park.

By JAKE SEINER, Associated Press November 11, 2019
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Kentucky is back in a familiar position under John Calipari: No. 1 in The Associated Press men's college basketball poll.

By AARON BEARD, AP Basketball Writer November 11, 2019
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Arizona has followed an encouraging three-game winning streak with its current three-game losing streak. Now optimism has given way to frustration as the Cardinals' rebuild has hit a bit of a snag.

By DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer November 11, 2019
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The Northern Arizona Suns have claimed former two-way contract guard Ahmed Hill off waivers, the team announced Sunday night.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. November 11, 2019
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New guidance on concussions shows there isn't enough solid evidence to answer some of parents' most burning questions about contact sports. That includes what age is safest to start playing them.

By LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer November 11, 2019

Suggestions on how to shorten the game of tennis from what it’s been in the past is starting to gain more and more traction and it may be warranted.

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Ryan Tannehill threw a 23-yard touchdown to Adam Humphries with 23 seconds left, and the Tennessee Titans blocked a last-second field goal attempt to beat the Kansas City Chiefs 35-32 to spoil the return of NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes.

By Associated Press November 10, 2019
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Devin Booker scored 27 points and hit four 3-pointers, Ricky Rubio added a season-high 22 points and 12 assists and the Phoenix Suns routed the Brooklyn Nets 138-112 on Sunday night.

By JOSE M. ROMERO, Associated Press November 10, 2019
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Jameis Winston stood at the podium, a winner for the first time in six weeks. The fifth-year pro threw two more interceptions, but the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were able to overcome them and beat the Arizona Cardinals 30-27 to end a four-game skid that was the worst part of a seven-week stretch between true "home" games.

By FRED GOODALL Associated Press November 10, 2019

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