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A's add reliever Familia as they head into Texas heat

A's add reliever Familia as they head into Texas heat

The Sports Xchange

July 22 Newly acquired reliever Jeurys Familia arrived at his new home clubhouse on Sunday for his first game with the Oakland Athletics roughly an hour before the first pitch against the San Francisco Giants in game three of the Bay Bridge Series. FULL STORY

Kluber returns to the mound to face sizzling Pirates

Kluber returns to the mound to face sizzling Pirates

The Sports Xchange

July 22 Corey Kluber's first start after the All-Star break will be anything but routine. He will be on the mound Monday night at Progressive Field as the Cleveland Indians host the red-hot Pittsburgh Pirates in the opener of a three-game series. FULL STORY

Diamondbacks, Cubs kick off entertaining series

Diamondbacks, Cubs kick off entertaining series

The Sports Xchange

July 22 Patrick Corbin (6-4, 3.24) will take the mound for Arizona in search of his first win since June 1. He has no-decisions in five of his last seven outings and is coming off a loss to the Atlanta Braves on July 15, when he allowed four runs in six innings. FULL STORY

Yankees hit the road after rainout to play Rays

Yankees hit the road after rainout to play Rays

The Sports Xchange

July 22 What could have been an extremely difficult turnaround didn't end up so bad. The New York Yankees' game against the New York Mets on Sunday night was postponed by rain, allowing them to avoid an overnight flight to St. Petersburg FULL STORY

Marlins host Braves after suffering stinging loss

Marlins host Braves after suffering stinging loss

The Sports Xchange

July 22 The Miami Marlins were one strike from their fifth straight win on Sunday. FULL STORY

Utley makes final visit to Philly to face former team

Utley makes final visit to Philly to face former team

The Sports Xchange

July 22 Chase Utley will play his final regular-season games in Philadelphia this week as the Phillies take on the Los Angeles Dodgers in a three-game series that starts Monday night. FULL STORY

Red Sox could pad division lead against Orioles

Red Sox could pad division lead against Orioles

The Sports Xchange

July 22 The Boston Red Sox are in the driver's seat in the American League East and can further distance themselves atop the standings in a three-game series against the free-falling Baltimore Orioles beginning Monday at Camden Yards. FULL STORY

Chiefs camp: Three key goals and top battle

Chiefs camp: Three key goals and top battle

The Sports Xchange

July 22 The Chiefs have high hopes in quarterback Patrick Mahomes, but can he spread the ball around enough to keep everyone happy? The Chiefs return a trio of 1,000-yard performers last season in Kareem Hunt, Travis Kelce and Tyreek Hill FULL STORY

Raiders camp: Three key goals and top battle

Raiders camp: Three key goals and top battle

The Sports Xchange

July 22 Get Derek Carr up and running. Another year, another offensive coordinator. But this year Carr gets to play for a quarterback-centric head coach for the first time in Jon Gruden. FULL STORY

Raiders camp setup: New/old sheriff in town

Raiders camp setup: New/old sheriff in town

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July 22 Head coach Jon Gruden was a head coach on the training camp fields behind the Napa Marriott for the first time 20 years ago, and he returns to the Raiders determined to resurrect the kind of toughness FULL STORY

 

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