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- U.N. warns of Muslim ‘cleansing’ in Central African Republic
- Senate blocks change to military sex assault cases
- Drug mix may have cured child born with HIV, doctors say
- De Blasio’s wife irks former mansion chef with ‘servant’ remark
- Russia’s neighbors shiver amid Putin’s Cold War moves in Ukraine
- New SAT: The essay portion is to become optional
- Military group can’t march to honor the fallen at Boston Marathon due to security changes
- Senate passes bills deleting ‘retarded’ from laws
- China announces biggest military hike in 3 years: We are not ‘boy scouts with spears’
OAKLAND ATHLETICS - Named Bob Rose director of public relations. Promoted Kristy Fick to manager of player and media relations. Recalled LHP Dallas Braden from Sacramento (PCL). Placed INF Donnie Murphy on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 18.
ATLANTIC CITY SURF - Released RHPGreg Runser. Signed INF/OF Billy Hogan, LHP Brian Rodaway, INF Anthony Granato, INF David Keesee, INF Joe Burke, INF/RHPDerek Barrows, RHP Ryan Rafferty, RHPDerek Duclos, RHPMichael Pasch, OF Josh Burrus and RHPBen Thurmond.
OTTAWA RAPIDZ - Released LHP Jason Pilkington. Claimed OF Pete Pirman off waivers from Sioux City (AA).
By Tammy Bruce
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