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Derek Jeter game tickets 340 percent more pricey than Bernie Williams' jersey retirement

May 9 (UPI) — Bernie Williams’ jersey retirement game was the most expensive ticket in town in 2015, but nothing compared to Derek Jeter‘s goodbye. According to ticket marketplace TickPick, the average ticket price for the New York Yankees and Houston Astros game on Sunday is $227.47. Williams’ retirement ceremony on May 24, 2015 set fans back an average of ...

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Minnesota Vikings' Mike Zimmer won't name starting RB

May 7 (UPI) — Franchise hero Adrian Peterson is now with the New Orleans Saints. That means the Minnesota Vikings eventually need to name a starting running back for 2017. But Mike Zimmer says he isn’t quite ready to do that. The Vikings coach addressed the situation Friday in a press conference during rookie minicamp. “Well, yeah,” Zimmer said. “It’ll ...

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Oakland Raiders CB Gareon Conley uncertain where rape investigation stands

Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie said he is confident first-round pick Gareon Conley will be cleared of rape allegations, but the rookie cornerback is uncertain where the police investigation stands. The Cleveland Police Department is investigating an allegation that Conley raped a woman in a hotel last month. He has not been charged or arrested and no warrant has ...

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San Antonio Spurs PG Tony Parker undergoes quad surgery to repair ruptured tendon

San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker underwent surgery on Friday to repair his ruptured left quadriceps tendon, the team announced. Parker suffered the injury during Wednesday’s Game 2 win over the Houston Rockets. An MRI exam on Thursday determined the severity. The surgery was performed by Spurs team physician Dr. David R. Schmidt, who indicated a timeline for Parker’s ...

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Cleveland Indians place ace RHP Corey Kluber on disabled list with lower-back discomfort

The Cleveland Indians placed ace Corey Kluber on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday after the right-hander left Tuesday night’s game because of lower-back discomfort. Kluber was removed from his start against the Detroit Tigers after three innings, surrendering five runs, one walk and seven hits. “It has been bothering me off and on for a few starts now, but this ...

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Cavaliers' Jones fined 66 percent of salary in 3 minutes

May 2 (UPI) — LeBron James said he’d pay Dahntay Jones‘ Game 1 fine after the veteran was docked in the final seconds Monday at Quicken Loans Arena. The Cavaliers held a 114-106 lead on the Toronto Raptors with just 19 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter of the second-round Eastern Conference playoff series opener. Jones powered down the court ...

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