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McGregor cashes in with new 6-fight UFC deal

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Red Sox celebrate AL East title on Yankees soil

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FanDuel runs reverse, pays $82K for disputed bet

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Will Cole Hamels deliver as the Cubs’ big deadline pickup?

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Seven teams that changed their October forecasts most at the deadline

7:14 AM ETThat was a fun deadline, as trades trickled in over two weeks, and then we ended up with a rush of activity...

Sources: WR Baldwin likely out for preseason

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NBArank top 10: Predicting the absolute best players this season

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