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Titans' Mariota still dealing with weakness in throwing hand

Sep. 19, 2018 6:17 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Marcus Mariota wakes up every morning hoping his injured right hand feels better. Unfortunately for the Tennessee Titans quarterback, the weakness is still there, along with numbness and tingling in two fingers. That's why Mariota was limited Wednesday at practice for the Titans,...

Dolphins' FitzMagic says he's willing to share nickname

Sep. 19, 2018 4:31 PM EDT

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Miami Dolphins rookie safety Minkah Fitzpatrick wants to trademark his nickname but says he'd be happy to share it with Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. Both go by "FitzMagic," and the Bucs' QB has been making headlines while leading his team to a 2-0 start as a...

Strasburg fans 11, Nationals top Marlins 4-2

Sep. 18, 2018 11:41 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Stephen Strasburg matched his season-high with 11 strikeouts and Bryce Harper tied a season high with five walks as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 4-2 Tuesday night. Anthony Rendon drove in two runs for the Nationals (77-75), who moved to within 6 ½ games of the NL...

The key: Jeff Thomas turning into a star for No. 21 Miami

Sep. 18, 2018 5:53 PM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — There's only one method of slowing down Miami wide receiver and returner Jeff Thomas that's been absolutely proven so far this season. Thing is, breaking his car key isn't really an option for Hurricane opponents. While juggling a schedule Tuesday that was already loaded with...

Heat say Dion Waiters won't be ready for training camp

Sep. 18, 2018 4:57 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters will begin this season as he finished last season — unable to play. Waiters has not recovered sufficiently enough from left ankle surgery to be ready for the start of training camp next week, the team announced Tuesday. Heat President Pat Riley said it's...

Nats balk in a run, blow 4-run lead vs Marlins in 8-5 loss

Sep. 17, 2018 11:41 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Wander Suero was trying to pick a runner off first base when he let another stroll into home. Suero balked in a run while the Washington Nationals blew a four-run lead, and the Miami Marlins rallied for an 8-5 victory Monday night. Washington led 4-0 after 4 1/2 innings but trailed by the end...

Dolphins are 2-0, and Gase isn't fazed whatsoever

Sep. 17, 2018 2:15 PM EDT

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins are off to a perfect start, which they know guarantees nothing. Before now, the most recent season where the Dolphins started 2-0 ended up with them missing the playoffs. And the last time they started 0-2, they actually went to the postseason. So starting with two...

Dolphins sitting in 1st place in AFC East with 2-0 start

Sep. 17, 2018 1:45 AM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sure, it's just two games in and early overreactions can look silly fast. But the Miami Dolphins are 2-0 for the first time since 2013 and sitting in first place in the AFC East. It's a promising start for a squad that had plenty of questions entering the season. "What we're...

One Last Dance: Wade returning to Heat for a final season

Sep. 16, 2018 9:30 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade looked into the camera, stood alone in the middle of a darkened room and talked for 10 minutes. He struggled with his words at times, unable to control his emotions. He wept. And finally, he made what he called the hardest decision of his life. One more year. Retirement needs to...

The Latest: Forecast: Florence threat continues overnight

Sep. 14, 2018 11:03 PM EDT

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Florence (all times local): 11 p.m. Tropical Storm Florence is crawling slowly across South Carolina as life-threatening storm surges and strong winds are expected to continue overnight, amid a rising inland flood threat. The National Hurricane Center in Miami...