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Originally from Kansas City, David Vranicar spent three years living in China and Europe. Alas, China’s table tennis and Denmark’s handball didn’t quite cut it, so he's back to covering US sports. His writing has appeared in the Kansas City Star, Deadspin, ECT News and more. Follow him on Twitter @davidvranicar.

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Tigers Vs. Yankees: Doug Fister Looks To Continue Resurgence In Series Finale

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Coming off a one-run complete game, Doug Fister looks to keep it going in the series finale against the Yankees.

Pistons Could Have Sponsor Logos On Jerseys Next Season

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The Detroit Pistons might be sporting sponsor logos on their jerseys next season.

London 2012: Wallace Spearmon United States' Lone Chance To Upset Usain Bolt

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Wallace Spearmon will be the lone American racing Thursday against Usain Bolt in the 200 meter final.

London 2012: USA, Japan Square Off Again

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The US and Japan hook up in the gold medal match of women's soccer, a rematch of last year's World Cup final.

2012 PGA Championship Leaderboard: Jason Dufner 1-Under Through 5

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Jason Dufner is off to a solid start in early action at the PGA Championship.

London Olympics 2012: Boxer Claressa Shields Goes For Gold Thursday

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Flint native Claressa Shields, 17, will take on Russian Nadezda Torlopova, 33, in the gold medal fight Thursday.

PGA Championship 2012: TV Schedule, How To Watch Online And More

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The PGA Championship will be available on TV or online.

London 2012: USA, Australia Renew Women's Hoops Rivalry

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For the fourth straight Olympics, the US women's team will take on Australia.

PGA Championship 2012: TV Schedule, How To Watch Online And More

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PGA Championship coverage will be available on TV and online. Here's info on how to take in the final major of 2012.

Tigers Vs. Yankees: Detroit Goes For Sixth-Straight Win

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The Detroit Tigers are hot -- and they'll need to stay that way to keep pace with the White Sox.

Indians Vs. Twins: Cleveland Tries To Halt Streak, Avoid Standings Freefall

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The Indians hope that Corey Kluber can do what no starter has done in a while -- record a win.

Twins Vs. Indians: Sam Deduno Tries To Stay Perfect

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Sam Deduno has been far from perfect -- see 20 walks in 29 innings -- but he will nonetheless going for his fourth straight win Tuesday.

London Olympics 2012: After Disappointment, Jordyn Wieber Goes For Floor Exercise Gold

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After a rulebook nuance kept her out of the all-around individual finals, Jordyn Wieber takes her last shot at Olympic gold Tuesday.

PGA Championship Odds: Jason Dufner 28/1 Favorite, Tiger Woods 8/1

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Jason Dufner is one of three golfers listed as 28/1 favorites at this week's PGA Championship.

2012 PGA Championship Odds: Tiger Woods The Early Favorite

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Oddsmakers have Tiger Woods as the early favorite to win the PGA Championship this week in South Carolina.

2012 PGA Championship: Tournament Preview

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The final major of 2012 will take place this week at Kiawah Island in South Carolina.

Greg Childs Injury: Rookie Receiver 'Distraught' About Injuries

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Rookie receiver Greg Childs is determined -- but also distraught -- about his knee injuries suffered during training camp.

London 2012: Women's Hoops Team To Face Canada In Quarterfinals

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The Lynx-laden US women's team plays its first knockout-round game Tuesday against Canada.

2012 PGA Championship: Jason Dufner Tees Off Thursday Morning

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Jason Dufner will try to add a major to his breakout season this week at the PGA Championship.

Browns Training Camp: James-Michael Johnson Getting His Feet Under Him

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Cleveland Browns rookie linebacker James-Michael Johnson is separating himself from the team's other young 'backers.

Red Wings Sign Martin Frk To Three-Year Deal

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The Red Wings have signed their 2012 second-round pick, Martin Frk.

Detroit Lions No. 11 In 'AP Pro32' Poll

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The Detroit Lions came in at No. 11 in the AP's first-ever "AP Pro32" poll.

Team USA: United States A 55-Point Favorite Over Tunisia

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Team USA is a 55-point favorite Tuesday against Tunisia, and at least one gambling site says it's the biggest line they've ever seen.

Team USA: Kevin Love Getting Comfortable With Team USA

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Kevin Love appears to have turn a corner and should be a key contributor in the Unites States' quest for basketball gold.

Lions Training Camp: Detroit GM 'Surprised' That Jahvid Best Still Isn't Cleared For Contact

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Detroit Lions GM Martin Mayhew said that he was surprised that running back Jahvid Best has still not been cleared for contact.

London Olympics 2012: Michael Phelps Can Tie, Break Overall Medals Record Tuesday

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Having already claimed the record for most gold medals, Michael Phelps can capture the overall medal record Tuesday.

London 2012: Kevin Love, Team USA Headline Tuesday's Events

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Kevin Love and Team USA will take the court late-night in London, but there is no shortage of action during the day.

2012 Summer Olympics: Preview of Tuesday's Action

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Team USA tips off later this evening, but there is no shortage of events in the meantime.

Twins Vs. White Sox: With Trade Rumors Swirling, Denard Span Made Sure To 'Go Out In Style'

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If Monday's game was Denard Span's last with the Twins, he went out with a bang -- just like he'd hoped to.

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