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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, July 16.

MLB

Could pitch clocks speed play in the major leagues?

Baseball management is intrigued but the players' association thinks it is a horrible idea.

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Players to watch at The Open (besides Spieth)

Rickie Fowler leads the list of players who will challenge Jordan Spieth on the Old Course at St. Andrews, along with Dustin Johnson, Sergio Garcia, Paul Casey, and Luke Donald.

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Banned Rose honored as Reds legend before All-Star Game

Major League Baseball's all-time hits leader, is still serving a lifetime ban for having gambled on baseball but on Tuesday he was honored on the field prior to the All-Star Game in Cincinnati.

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Trout boosts American League to All-Star win

Mike Trout sparked the American League to a 6-3 victory over the National League in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday in Cincinnati and made Mid-Summer Classic history.

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Police: Ex-NFL QB McNabb posts ‘extreme DUI’

Donovan McNabb's blood-alcohol content was twice the legal limit when he was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in Arizona.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of today's big sports stories, Wednesday, July 15.

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Marshawn Lynch goes ‘Beast Mode’ on a kickball

The Seahawks running back blasted a kickball into orbit before running the bases like a boss.

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MLB releases All-Star roster, prepares for rain delay

Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke is the scheduled starter for the National League, while the American League counters with Astros lefty Dallas Kuechel.

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Reds’ Frazier wins Home Run Derby

The outfielder wowed his home Cincinnati fans, adding a jolt of excitement to the revamped event ahead of the All Star Game.

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How the top diving duo in the U.S. prepares for the Olympics

Two of the country's best synchronized divers are a dynamic duo hoping to make it to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2016.

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If sports drinks commercials were honest

You might as well just drink dyed sugar. It's probably healthier.

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‘Heading’ bans in soccer may not be enough to stop concussions

Outlawing "heading the ball" during soccer games may reduce the rate of concussions, but eliminating player-on-player contact would help more, suggests a new study.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, July 14.

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WATCH: MLB All-Star preview

MLB Insider Jon Heyman and MLB writer Matt Snyder preview the 2015 All-Star festivities from Cincinnati.

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Nice hat, Serena

Serena Williams dominated Centre Court to take home the Wimbledon title for the sixth time and celebrated in fashionable style.

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Jordan Spieth can’t stop, won’t stop

Spieth, already the winner of this year's Masters and U.S. Open, won the John Deere Classic and heads into the British Open looking to continue his dominance.

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Cuba and U.S. renew baseball rivalry at Pam Am Games

The U.S. and Cuba may have reached a deal to restore diplomatic ties but there was no sign of warming relations during their baseball clash at the Pan American Games.

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Buffalo Bills offensive line coach arrested

Offensive line coach Aaron Kromer has been arrested and charged with battery. The 48-year-old allegedly confronted three boys at a Florida beach over the use of chairs.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, July 13.

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in Entertainment, Sports

Ronda Rousey biopic in the works

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Paramount executives have picked up the rights to the 28-year-old's autobiography.

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Daily fantasy sports land in gambling industry crosshairs

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Each year millions of Americans draft virtual sports teams online and enter real-money competitions that last only a few hours.

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Ben Stiller back as dimwitted male model in ‘Zoolander 2′ trailer

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The sequel to the 2001 comedy is still several months away but with one-liners like these, we can't wait.

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Jon Stewart prepares to sign off

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After 15 years, the comedian will bid farewell as he hosts his final "Daily Show."

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Lawmakers at odds over Billy Joel highway

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The argument over naming a highway for "The Piano Man" has sparked a debate over whether roads should be named for the living or only the dead.