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By Josh BrownSports EditorTROY — Oddly enough, Grant Zawadzki’s peace of mind came with an indirect assist from a summer injury.“Before I even found out how serious it was, they told me that they were still behind me,” he said. “They said they believed in me no matter what.”That’s how Zawadzki knew that not only did he want to go to Indiana Wesleyan, but the Wildcats wanted him there just as strongly....

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Woods hopeful of more good Firestone memories

AKRON (AP) — Tiger Woods finds out over the next two weeks if his season is over or just getting started.The first stop is Firestone, where Woods is an eight-time winner and the defending champion. After that, he heads to Valhalla Golf Club for the PGA Championship, where he won in 2000 on his way to an unprecedented sweep of the majors.At stake is a chance to extend a season already cut short by back surgery.

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Browns get physical in camp

BEREA (AP) — Behind his stylish sunglasses, Browns first-year coach Mike Pettine stayed cool and showed little outward emotion on a day he had been looking forward to for months.On the inside, Pettine was glowing.The Browns practiced in full pads. Real football— at last.For the first time since training camp opened, the Browns weren’t just running around the manicured fields behind their training headquarters in helmets, jerseys and shorts. T...

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Vin Scully to return for 66th season in LA in 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers.The 86-year-old Hall of Fame announcer will return for his record 66th season with the team in 2015. The announcement was made by in Korean, Spanish and English by players Hyun-Jin Ryu, Yasiel Puig and Justin Turner on the Dodger Stadium video board in the second inning of Tuesday night’s game against Atlanta.The news was greeted with loud cheers and a prolonged standing ovation...

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Nadal out of 2 tourneys because of wrist

By The Associated PressRafael Nadal withdrew Wednesday from U.S. Open tuneups in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury, putting in doubt his status for a title defense at the year’s last Grand Slam tournament.The second-ranked Nadal plays left-handed, but he uses a two-handed backhand.He said in a statement issued by the Toronto tournament that he injured himself Tuesday.In a posting on Facebook, Nadal said he is “disapp...

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Reds fall 5-4, are 2-10 since break

CINCINNATI (AP) — Alfredo Simon hasn’t won a game since his first All-Star selection. The rest of the Reds aren’t doing much better, either.Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run homer that kept Simon winless since the All-Star game, and the Arizona Diamondbacks held on to beat Cincinnati 5-4 on Wednesday, taking a series between two teams struggling to score runs.Goldschmidt’s 19th homer off Simon (12-6) gave the Diamondbacks two of three in the series. ...

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Bengals’ Atkins cleared to practice

CINCINNATI (AP) — Defensive tackle Geno Atkins joined in his first training camp practice on Wednesday, a big step in his comeback from a torn knee ligament.One of the NFL’s top interior linemen, Atkins had been limited to working out on a side field for the first week of training camp. He was cleared to join the team for practice on Wednesday. Coach Marvin Lewis said he’ll be limited at the outset.Atkins’ return is a huge boost to a defense that ...

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Indians trade Masterson to Cardinals

CLEVELAND (AP) — Justin Masterson began the season as the Indians’ ace. He’ll end it with a different team in a different league.The Indians traded the disappointing Masterson on Wednesday to the St. Louis Cardinals, a deal that will allow Cleveland to get something in return for the right-hander who was in his final year under contract.In exchange for Masterson, who was scheduled to come off the disabled list later this week, the Indians got outfielder...

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Indy officials seek new ways to attract fans

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Motor Speedway president Doug Boles keeps looking for ways to fill seats.He has a full weekend of NASCAR and sports car races leading up to the Brickyard 400. He’s kept motorcycles on the summer schedule at Indy and added road races and vintage car races. He’s hired headline bands for concerts and camped inside the historic venue. But every year the challenge of keeping racing fans engaged gets a little tougher.Race orga...

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Post 43 goes 2-2 at NABF

Staff ReportsYOUNGSTOWN — After going 2-1 to kick off the National Amateur Baseball Federation World Series, Troy Post 43 had a chance on Saturday to qualify for the final few rounds as the wild card team.But the Ohio Glaciers — the eventual champions — played the spoiler role in that final game of pool play, defeating Post 43 8-0 and handing that wild card spot to the NY SAYO Greys, a team Troy had defeated the night before, on the basis of runs total ...

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Gordon eyeing 5th title after big Brickyard win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Long before Jimmie Johnson arrived on the NASCAR scene, Jeff Gordon was the fastest thing on wheels.He was the “Wonder Boy” who racked up wins at a record place. He brought the southern sport to Madison Ave. and became such a household name that even rapper Nelly name-dropped Gordon in a song.Gordon won all the big races, collected four championships in seven years and had 58 victories before his 30th birthday.Then his pac...

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