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Mets, Rockies busy at trade deadline

The New York Mets and Boston Red Sox tried to shore up some areas of weakness. The Colorado Rockies, meanwhile, opened the floodgates as Wednesday's non-waiver
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Mets, Padres in 5-man swap

NEW YORK, July 31 (UPI) -- The New York Mets added some bullpen help for the stretch run Wednesday, acquiring righthander Steve Reed from the San Diego Padres.

Tuesday's Sports Calendar

Tuesday's Sports Calendar

San Diego 8, Los Angeles 0

SAN DIEGO, July 24 (UPI) -- Bobby Jones allowed five singles over eight innings and Mark Kotsay, Phil Nevin and Ron Gant homered Wednesday as the San Diego Padres routed the slumping Los A

Wednesday's Sports Calendar

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San Diego 6, Arizona 1

SAN DIEGO, July 20 (UPI) -- Ryan Klesko went four for four with three runs scored and Bubba Trammell was three for three with three RBI Friday night as the San Diego Padres won their fifth

Friday's Sports Calendar

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St. Louis 4, San Diego 1

SAN DIEGO, July 14 (UPI) -- Bud Smith tossed seven scoreless innings and Edgar Renteria had three hits Sunday as the St. Louis Cardinals continued their mastery of the San Diego Padres wit

Sunday's Sports Calendar

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Padres activate 3B Phil Nevin

SAN DIEGO, July 12 (UPI) -- The San Diego Padres Friday activated two players from the disabled list, made a pair of trades, placed two pitchers on the DL, and purchased the contract of ye

Padres activate 3B Phil Nevin

, July 12 (UPI) -- The San Diego Padres Friday activated two players from the disabled list, made a pair of trades, placed two pitchers on the DL, and purchased the contract of ye

Friday's Sports Calendar

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NYP2000090834-8 September 2000- NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA: Japan's prime minister Yoshiro Mori, right, visits the Mets' dugout where he meets ( from left to right) pitcher Rick White, reliff pitcher Turk Wendall, Joe McEwing, infielder, pitcher Bobby Jones and manager Bobby Valentine prior to coming out to throw the first pitch of the game against at Shea Stadium on September 8, 2000 in the borough of Queens in New York City. Mori was in New York for the UN Millennium Summit. mg/Monika Graff UPI
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Bobby Jones, PhD (13 January 1942 - 18 April 2001) was a noted American educator who distinguished himself by becoming the first African American to earn tenure at Mercer University, a highly selective private university. Jones later became chair of the Education Department at Mercer University. Dr. Jones was instrumental in the development of innovative teaching techniques that are used as standards throughout the education industry to this date. Dr. Jones inspired literally hundreds of students to go on to become educators as highlighted in the best selling literary work, A Joyful Passion for Teaching. Dr. Jones is also credited for assisting in destroying the racial divide that existed throughout middle Georgia in the novel Macon Black and White. Dr. Jones devoted his life to helping others realize their goals. He was instrumental in the establishment of Mercer University's first Upward Bound Program where he mentored aspiring, educationally talented, under-privileged youth. Dr. Jones assisted them in the pursuit and achievement of their collegiate aspirations.

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