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Boldin, Hayes will be game-day decisions for Cards

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Anquan Boldin, along with inside linebacker Gerald Hayes, did not practice Thursday.

Source: Tigers, closer Valverde agree on 2-year deal

The Tigers have agreed to a two-year, $14 million contract with closer Jose Valverde, one major league source confirmed to

Report: Arenas reaches plea deal after felony gun charge

Washington Wizards guard Gilbert Arenas charged with felony gun possession.

Phils closer Lidge has surgery, may miss start of season

Phillies closer Brad Lidge may not be ready for the start of the season after undergoing his second surgery in three months.

USF snags up-and-coming coach Holtz from East Carolina

Skip Holtz is leaving East Carolina to take over as coach at South Florida.

Biden meets on transparency, behind closed doors

Everybody should just relax and take it easy.

Mets, Beltran differ on CF's knee surgery

The New York Mets are upset Carlos Beltran had knee surgery this week after the team asked him to wait while management discussed options with its medical staff.

liverpool torres injury

Liverpool's Fernando Torres has been ruled out for six weeks, while Steven Gerrard and Yossi Benayoun are also set for spells on the sidelines.

Player wants public apology from fired USF coach

The player who says fired South Florida football coach Jim Leavitt grabbed him by the throat and slapped him in the face wants a public apology.

McCoy: Injured arm will be 100 percent in 2 weeks

Colt McCoy says his injured right arm is healing and should be 100 percent in about two weeks.