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Rock On: A little 'Tag on ice, Idaho coaching drama and more

In a sense, former Jazz center is a natural for hockey. Plus, an Idaho coach goes crazy and more.

Former BYU pitcher and Utah resident Jeremy Guthrie takes 'Sneakerheadz' mainstream

Jeremy Guthrie strode to the table with a television camera trained on him, settling down behind a pair of microphones. His voice clear and his words concise, Guthrie announced in a mock news... Read more »

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A-Rod 1 for 2 in return from drug ban as Phils top Yanks 3-1

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez walked from the batter's box to home plate in the bottom of the first inning, eye black smeared across his face, and said hello to Philadelphia catcher... Read more »

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Rock On: A little 'Tag on ice

In a sense, former Jazz center is a natural for hockey. Read more »

March 2, 2015

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MLB makes small pace of game changes, passes on bigger steps

Major League Baseball is making some changes to speed up the length of games but it won't implement some of the more radical proposals to make games shorter. Read more »

Feb. 20, 2015

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A-Rod makes vague apology, turns down news conference

Alex Rodriguez issued a five-paragraph handwritten apology "for the mistakes that led to my suspension" on Tuesday without detailing specifics about his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Read more »

Feb. 17, 2015

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Former owner of MLB steroid clinic sentenced to 4 years

The former owner of the South Florida clinic that supplied performance-enhancing substances to Major League Baseball players and other athletes has been sentenced to four years in federal prison. Read more »

Feb. 17, 2015

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Randy Hollis: Colorado Rockies striving to continue building their fan base in Utah

Who do you suppose is the most popular Major League Baseball team in the Beehive State? Possibly the Angels, Dodgers or Giants? Maybe the Yankees, Red Sox or Cubs? Well, the Colorado Rockies would... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2015

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Major League Baseball: Rockies bring their brand to youth clinic in Woods Cross

As part of the 2015 Colorado Rockies Caravan, five members of the major league organization were involved in putting on a youth baseball clinic Tuesday for a small, select group of young ballplayers at the USA Sports House in Woods... Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83

Even as the Chicago Cubs lost one game after another, Ernie Banks never lost hope. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Pitch clock to be used at minor league level, including Salt Lake, but not big leagues this year

A pitch clock will be used this season during minor league games at Triple-A and Double-A, but it has been ruled out for the major leagues this year. Read more »

Jan. 15, 2015

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Cactus League spring training season provides a getaway from the winter weather

Cactus League teams will begin spring training in the Phoenix metro area in March for the 2015 season. Fifteen of the 30 Major League Baseball teams train in and around Phoenix in a number of... Read more »

Jan. 15, 2015

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Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio elected to Hall of Fame

Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz, a trio of star pitchers who dominated in an era of offense, were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Tuesday along with Craig Biggio, the first time... Read more »

Jan. 6, 2015

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Red, white and blue: The Deseret News' top 10 Utah sports stories of the year

Red, white and blue led the way in the Deseret News' top 10 Utah sports stories for 2014, as University of Utah and BYU teams staged strong showings along with a large Utah contingent that competed... Read more »

Dec. 29, 2014

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Mo'ne Davis wins AP Female Athlete of the Year honors

No one in the sports world had heard of the 2014 Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year until August. Read more »

Dec. 29, 2014

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Dodgers end Yanks' payroll streak, owe most tax

The Los Angeles Dodgers have ended the New York Yankees' 15-year streak as Major League Baseball's biggest spenders and more than $26.6 million in luxury tax. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Koos: When sports stars speak up, people listen

When sports stars speak up, people listen. Americans have a storied tradition of speaking out against injustice. From the NFL to the NBA to the Olympic Games, it's refreshing to hear athletes again... Read more »

Dec. 11, 2014

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BYU baseball: former MLB star Jeff Kent to keynote January fundraiser

Former San Francisco Giant Jeff Kent will be the keynote speaker at the second annual “First Pitch” Fundraising Dinner/Auction on Jan. 24, at the NuSkin Ballroom in Provo. Read more »

Dec. 2, 2014

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Stanton signs record $325M deal at news conference

Giancarlo Stanton has signed his record $325 million, 13-year contract with the Miami Marlins at a news conference formally announcing the deal. Read more »

Nov. 19, 2014

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Former MLB infielder Dave Anderson named Bees new manager

With Keith Johnson reassigned to a position in Anaheim, the Angels have named longtime Los Angeles Dodger infielder Dave Anderson as the new skipper for the Salt Lake Bees. Read more »

Nov. 19, 2014

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Clayton Kershaw, Corey Kluber win Cy Young Awards

Everyone expected Clayton Kershaw to pitch a shutout, and he did — a unanimous choice for the NL Cy Young Award. Read more »

Nov. 12, 2014

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Lawyer: A-Rod admitted steroid use to DEA

A lawyer for the University of Miami's former pitching coach says Alex Rodriguez admitted to federal investigators he used steroids. Read more »

Nov. 5, 2014

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Utah alumnus Tyler Wagner named Arizona Fall League all-star

After a productive regular season, former Ute closer Tyler Wagner was able to continue his success in baseball's premier winter league. Read more »

Oct. 30, 2014

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Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie's little gesture to one dying Royals fan

Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie may have lost in Game 7 of the World Series, but he's still a winner in the eyes of one family in Upstate New York. Read more »

Oct. 30, 2014

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#Technologyandstuff: Chevy makes the best of exec's nervous speech after World Series

Shortly before 9 a.m. on the day after the worst night of his life, Rikk Wilde got the phone call from his big boss at General Motors. Read more »

Oct. 30, 2014

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Gunfire, arrests erupt as Giants fans revel in win

The celebration in San Francisco's streets over the Giants' World Series victory turned raucous and violent in some areas with people injured by gunfire, officers hurt by bottles thrown by... Read more »

Oct. 30, 2014

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