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Michael Phelps' first competitive meet back didn't go exactly to plan as Ryan Lochte won the 100m fly.
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Michael Pineda was handed a 10-game suspension by MLB for using pine tar against the Red Sox.
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Cole Hamels wasn't pleased about being pulled after having thrown only 86 pitches.
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Kentucky coach John Calipari spent some time on “The Colbert Report” Wednesday night.
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Ryan Lochte was thinking about retiring -- until he heard rumors of Michael Phelps' return.
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The ex-Longhorns QB reportedly has a job waiting for him at Texas once he stops playing.
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Most teens don't celebrate a birthday with a national magazine nod. Lydia Ko bucks that trend. 
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FOLLOW LIVE: The Clippers sent a strong message in Game 2. Now, it's up to the Warriors to answer.
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BPL: Weekly Picks(Apr 24) Galin Dragiev gives you this week's matchup analysis and player picks.
MLB: Multimedia
(Apr 24) D.J. Short takes a look at this week's top waiver wire pickups in AL, NL and mixed leagues.
MLB: Video Breakdown
(Apr 24) D.J. Short and Kay Adams discuss which players to buy, sell, or hold on after the first few weeks of the season.
MLB: Rotoworld Mailbag
(Apr 24) D.J. Short and Kay Adams open up the Rotoworld Mailbag for the first time this season and answer your fantasy baseball questions.
MLB: Waiver Wired
(Apr 24) In this week's Waiver Wired, D.J. Short hopes Wily Peralta is ready for a breakout and prepares to welcome back Will Middlebrooks.

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