Out of the playoffs, Oilers plot changes McNair appears ready to take over at QB
Ravens may lower pick and cost Team weighs trading down in draft to aid its cash base, defense
Orioles, Mussina not close on deal Free agent after '97, ace, club 'far apart' on money, duration
Free agency can mean reversal of fortune
Baseball deal ushers in air of conciliation Newest agreement ensures labor peace in all four pro sports; Truce through 2000; Expert says issues will continue, though
Deal may cost O's, but land them agents Orosco could be a casualty of repeater rights; Market has new look; Award of service time frees Alou, Bordick
Finally, baseball makes a deal Four-year dispute ends as owners OK labor agreement
O's pitches come in low, so free agents laying off Team waiting on labor vote before increasing any offers @
Baseball fails to resolve deadlock Interleague play apparently the victim
Cool Braves talks could set up Smoltz visit to meet with O's Other clubs can court ace after midnight tomorrow
Murray looking for way to stay He's willing to take less money, reduced role with Orioles
Decision time is looming for O's Bonilla probably out, Orosco in as labor deal failure clarifies status
O's free-agent plans in holding pattern Contacts are made, but owners' vote looms
Redskins cap off return to glory Smart-money moves help 7-1 team shake off sting of free agency's hard hit
O's not short of free-agent possibilities Bordick and Elster at top of list for club at shortstop; Hamilton is CF interest; Murray talks affected by labor agreement
O's consider turning Myers into a starter Lack of left-handers forces team to look at other options; Reliever started for Reds; Labor vote probably will delay decision
Zeile: Orioles to move Ripken He says GM Gillick 'feels Cal is going to have to go to 3rd base'
O's ask back Anderson, but not Zeile Slugging outfielder's option picked up; team has other plans at 3rd; Ripken? Gillick: 'possibly'; Wells' agent pleased with initial meeting
No answer for Yanks, lots of questions for '97 Gillick, Ripken top issues Orioles need to resolve
Bonilla may not be free agent this year
Elite teams slip on level playing field Early results are in: 'Boys, 49ers in decline; Colts are team on rise
Waiting-to-win days are over Expansion: Carolina, Jacksonville have taken different approaches to building winners, but extra draft picks, free agency have smoothed road for both.
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League looks at Ogden's deal Top pick's contract may have violated policy on free agency
Heat turns its attention to Barkley But once again, NBA may step in its path
Bullets bringing offer to Howard Negotiations to begin today with All-Star, agent Falk
NBA dialing, dealing starts July 9 Bullets' big challenge is to keep Howard
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Bullets again look to get to the point After Howard, deciding on guard is top priority
Vito Stellino's analysis of team-by-team needs
Browns' move helped spur positive Cincinnati vote
Byner ranks as key here NFL team views him as priority in re-signing effort; Steelers also interested; Hoard only other RB who is under contract
Compromise helping replay get 2nd look Exhibition experiment proposed for '96 season; NFL meetings
Baltimore free agents shopping their talents
Modell says name hunt almost over Pick from shorter list may come in 2 weeks
'Power and money and control' School systems are not financial free agents.
For Gillick, it's season for play, not pay O's GM tells Mussina contract talks can wait until after '96 season; Bonilla, Anderson affected; Ace sees cordial deal, not record arbitration
Riley takes overhaul route in attempt to turn on Heat
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Owners stall in talks to share wealth Jones balks, compares plan to communism
Plan to move Seahawks latest league headache
Former Colt Stark faces team he fled Familiar foe: Punter Rohn Stark, the last active Baltimore Colt, left the team after 13 years to play with a winner in Pittsburgh. Now those teams meet Sunday for the AFC championship.
Orioles round out rotation with Wells Goodwin sent to Reds to secure left-hander who won 16 in '95; 'Every year he gets better'; Busy Gillick eyes only outfielder and catcher
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