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Detroit Tigers' Yoenis Cespedes, right, is congratulated by Andrew Romine in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Tuesday, June 23, 2015, in Cleveland. Cespedes, along with Victor Martinez, scored on double by Nick Castellanos. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

“He’s been very good in left field — much better than anticipated,” manager Brad Ausmus said. “Everyone knew about the arm, but I think he covers more ground than we expected. He takes pride in his defense.”

Ryan Briscoe flips through the infield grass Saturday June 27, 2015, during the IndyCar auto race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. (AP Photo/Will Lester)

“I don’t have an answer,” said Tony Kanaan, who finished second to Graham Rahal at Fontana. “How can we make it so we keep drivers happy and fans happy? I wish over the course of this year we can come up with a compromise for both of us, but right now I really don’t know what to tell you.”

San Francisco Giants Tim Lincecum, right, leaves the game during the second inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Saturday, June 27, 2015, in San Francisco. At left is Giants trainer Dave Groeschner. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

SAN FRANCISCO | Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum was hit in his pitching elbow by a line drive Saturday and left the game against Colorado. Lincecum was struck by DJ LeMahieu’s liner in the second inning. The ball deflected to first baseman Buster Posey, who threw home to get Chris Rusin trying to score. Lincecum walked around […]

Colorado Avalanche's Ryan O'Reilly follows through on a goal against Minnesota Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Barry Gutierrez)

DENVER | The Colorado Avalanche traded center Ryan O’Reilly and left wing Jamie McGinn to the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for defenseman Nikita Zadorov, forwards Mikhail Grigorenko and JT Compher and a second-round pick in the NHL draft. The move Friday for the trio of young players and the 31st overall selection Saturday comes just days […]

Sonoma Stompers pitcher Sean Conroy, left, warms up during practice at Arnold Field, in Sonoma, Calif. on Tuesday, June 23, 2015.  Conroy, 23, of Clifton Park, N.Y., is the first openly gay player to enter the professional baseball ranks, according to the Stompers.   (Christopher Chung/ The Press Democrat via AP)

“He wanted to be that guy, and coming out here and doing this shows you what kind of man he is,” Tim Livingston, the team’s radio broadcaster, said after a ground ball ended the game and Conroy’s teammates jogged over to hug him. “To see this little field here in the middle of nowhere, when we look back it will have been the perfect setting for this.”

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