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Arizona Diamondbacks' manager Kirk Gibson looks on from the dugout in the first inning against the San Diego Padres during a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Phoenix.

Kirk Gibson diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease

The 1988 National League MVP made the announcement Tuesday through Fox Sports Detroit, where he calls Tigers games. He had not been in the broadcast booth since opening day April 6.

Boston Celtics’ Kelly Olynyk (41) drives to the basket against Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love (0) during the third quarter of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Cleveland.

Cavs’ Love likely done for season with shoulder injury

Cavaliers forward Kevin Love will likely miss the remainder of the postseason with "extensive" damage to his left shoulder.

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NFL giving up ‘distraction’ of tax-exempt status

Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year.

In this aerial photo, Oriole Park at Camden Yards sits empty, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in Baltimore, as unrest that occurred after Freddie Gray's funeral continues into a second day. The Baltimore Orioles postponed Tuesday's baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, and Wednesday's game will be closed to the public, followed rioting in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a Baltimore Police Department van.

Orioles to play White Sox Wednesday in closed stadium

Today's game postponed again in riot-ravaged Baltimore.

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WATCH: The top Kentucky Derby contenders

Get a look at some of the top horses hoping to cross the finish line at this weekend's race.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, April 28.

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Wimbledon announces 7 percent increase in prize money

The prize fund will be the highest ever in professional tennis.

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UFC champ Jones booked in connection with hit-and-run crash

Witnesses say the star fighter ran from a wreck that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab "a large handful of cash" from the car.

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Orioles’ game in Baltimore postponed due to safety concerns

About 1,000 fans were inside the stadium when the game was called off, and many gates already had been closed.

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright smiles during a news conference Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, in St. Louis. Wainwright will start for the Cardinals when they play the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of baseball's National League Championship Series on Saturday in St. Louis.

Cards ace Adam Wainwright out for season with torn Achilles

The St. Louis Cardinals say injured ace Adam Wainwright is out for the season because of a torn left Achilles.

FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2007 file photo, Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre reacts to a 46-yard touchdown pass to tight end Donald Lee during the second half of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Green Bay, Wis. Favre will be inducted into the team's Hall of Fame and have his jersey retired next year. Favre writes on his official website that it will be an honor to have his name placed among others such Bart Starr, Curly Lambeau, Ray Nitschke and Vince Lombardi, to name a few.

Packers will retire Favre’s jersey on Thanksgiving

The Green Bay Packers will give thanks to Brett Favre during their Thanksgiving night game.

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Troubled slugger Josh Hamilton heads back to Texas

Hamilton was the 2010 AL MVP and an All-Star in each of his five seasons with Texas from 2008-12.

FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2015, file photo, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota, center left, greets Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston after Oregon's win in the Rose Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal in Pasadena, Calif. Heisman Trophy winners Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota reunite at the NFL combine, their first meeting since Oregon routed Florida State in the Rose Bowl.

Ducking the Spotlight, Some Stars Decide to Skip NFL Draft

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota and Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper all plan to skip the spotlight.

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Wimbledon latest sporting event to ban ‘selfie sticks’

Tennis fans: Leave your selfie stick at home.

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Witnesses: UFC champ ran from crash, returned to grab cash

Jones (21-1) is scheduled to defend his title against Anthony "Rumble" Johnson at UFC 187 in Las Vegas on May 23.

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Boston bomber’s lawyer urges ‘unrelenting punishment’ over death

Convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers are urging jurors to reject the death penalty, saying "no punishment could ever be equal to the terrible effects of these crimes."

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Preview: NHL games of the night

A look at tonight's slate of Stanley Cup playoff games.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the sports stories making headlines today, Monday, April 27.

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Baseball fans asked to stay at stadium after violent protest

In the middle of the ninth inning, the public address announcer told fans that city officials requested no one leave because of "ongoing public safety issues."

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49ers QB Kaepernick apologizes for Houston storm post

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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) stands on the sideline during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. The Seahawks 19-3.

Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson offered his support. "Praying for all the people in Houston... Healing is on the way!" he wrote on Twitter.

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Neuer, Mueller, Kroos left off Germany roster vs US

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UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifier Group D - Germany (4) v (0) Gibraltar at Grundig Stadium

Featuring: Manuel Neuer,Thomas Müller,Erik Durm,Shkodran Mustafi,Toni Kroos
Where: Nuernberg, Germany
When: 14 Nov 2014
Credit: ATP/WENN.com

The game will be played June 10th in Cologne.

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Oprah, Beyoncé among world’s ‘most powerful’ women

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Other celebrity notables include Taylor Swift, Shakira and Ellen DeGeneres.

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Keira Knightley is a new mom

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The "Atonement" star has reportedly welcomed her first child.

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Marcus Mariota adapting to huddle, complex plays with Titans

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota answers a question during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015.

Marcus Mariota never had to worry about huddling up to call plays at Oregon — he and the Ducks simply glanced to the sideline for what to run next.

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