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SPORTS DIGEST: With Machado, Dodgers aim for sixth straight division title

By Don Wanlass Staff Writer The Dodgers front office showed their fans last week that they are seriously in pursuit of a sixth straight National League West title when they traded four prospects and Breyvic Valera, a utility infielder who had played in 20 games this year, for Baltimore Orioles all-star shortstop Manny Machado. Machado Read More…

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Sparks gearing up for new WNBA playoff format

With the Women’s National Basketball Association season coming to a close Sept. 3, the focus is on the playoffs, which start on Sept. 7. The Los Angeles Sparks are hoping to defend their championship. The Sparks are currently in second place in the Western Conference with a 19-8 record, three games behind the Minnesota Lynx. Read More…