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FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2004, file photo, Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps, center, signs autorgaphs for fans after pleading guilty to drunken driving charges in district court in Salisbury, Md. Authorities say Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Gardner, File)
Charging documents show Phelps DUI tied to alcoholCharging documents show Olympic champion Phelps' DUI in Baltimore tied to alcohol
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Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic return a shot from Peng Shuai of China during the China Open tennis tournament at the National Tennis Stadium in Beijing, China, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
Djokovic extends China Open winning streak to 21Defending champion Djokovic beats Pospisil to improve record at China Open to 21-0
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FILE - New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter addresses the media during a baseball news conference, in this Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010 file photo taken at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla. Jeter was one of the world’s most covered athletes in media during his 20-season career with the New York Yankees. Now, he’s joining the media with a new website "The Players Tribune" devoted to delivering athletes “unfiltered” views to the fans. In a statement on the site that posted Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 Jeter said wants it to “transform how athletes and newsmakers share information, and bring fans closer than ever to the games they love.”(AP Photo/Brian Blanco, File)
Jeter launches site to connect athletes to fansDerek Jeter's after-retirement plan includes media website connecting athletes to fans
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Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus watches during baseball practice in Detroit Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. The Detroit Tigers start the playoffs at the Baltimore Orioles in Game 1 of the American League Division Series Thursday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Playoff managers hit, miss on contesting callsSome hit, others miss: Playoff managers have mixed success when it comes to contesting a call
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In this image taken with a fisheye lens, players stand for the national anthem before the AL wild-card playoff baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Royals return to playoffs in dramatic fashionLong-downtrodden Royals beat A's in 9-8, 12-inning thriller to reach ALDS against Angels
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Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, left, and right fielder Norichika Aoki, right, celebrate in the clubhouse after the Royals' 9-8 win in 12 innings in the AL wild-card playoff baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, early Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Royals beat A's 9-8 in 12 in AL wild-card thrillerRoyals run wild in thriller, rally past A's 9-8 in 12 innings in first playoff game since '85
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FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2014, file photo, Michael Phelps looks on after finishing seventh in the men's 100 meter freestyle final at the U.S. National Championships swimming competition  in Irvine, Calif. Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
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File - In this March 11, 2013, file photo, Alaska dog musher Aliy Zirkle drives her dog team towards Elim after leaving the checkpoint at Koyuk in Alaska during the 2013 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Organizers of Alaska's famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race have renewed a deal with the Sportsman Channel, continuing a national television presence for the nearly 1,000-mile trek across rugged and sometimes unforgiving terrain. With the agreement announced Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, the network maintains its status as the official network of the race from Anchorage to the old gold rush town of Nome on Alaska’s wind-scoured western coast. (AP Photo/The Anchorage Daily News, Bill Roth, File)
Iditarod renews TV deal with Sportsman ChannelOrganizers of Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race renew TV deal with Sportsman Channel
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FILE - In this July 11, 2014, file photo, Michael Phelps walks away from the starting block after winning the men's 100-meter butterfly at the Bulldog Grand Slam swim meet at the University of Georgia in Athens, Ga. Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014.(AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
Olympian Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrestOlympic champion Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest, says he takes 'full responsibility'
The Associated Press12 hours ago
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