• Matt Holliday made sure Yankees can never trade him to one former team
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    Matt Holliday made sure Yankees can never trade him to one former team

    New York Yankees free-agent signee Matt Holliday has, and though his chosen profession essentially guarantees he’ll return to the city of his apparent disdain temporarily, the negotiating power of his agent has reportedly guaranteed he won’t return there permanently or work for his former employer again. As we learned on Wednesday, Holliday’s one-year, $13M contract with the Yankees reportedly includes one very interesting and unique provision. It’s essentially a one-team no-trade clause that prevents the Yankees from trading Holliday to the Oakland A’s, where he played during the 2009 season.

  • Ladies European Tour event suspended after on-course caddie death
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    Ladies European Tour event suspended after on-course caddie death

    The Omega Dubai Ladies Masters on the Ladies European Tour was suspended during the first round on Wednesday following the on-course death of a caddie. The caddie’s name was not released, but Dubai media reported the caddie was carrying for Anne-Lise Caudal. The Omega Dubai Ladies Masters began on Wednesday.

  • Can Will Smith's accused killer blame it on 'the white guy without a shirt on' who left wife at deadly scene?
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    Can Will Smith's accused killer blame it on 'the white guy without a shirt on' who left wife at deadly scene?

    Richard Hernandez says he is 5-foot-8, although that’s probably stretching it. The 28-year-old boat operator doesn’t look like much of a fighter but in Orleans Criminal District Court here Wednesday he was described as “very aggressive,” “wild” and “ridiculous” – all while being openly mocked by prosecution