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SAN JOSE, Calif — The San Jose Sharks are bringing back former high draft pick Brad Stuart in a deal with the Detroit Red Wings.

The Sharks announced Sunday they acquired the defenseman from Detroit for forward Andrew Murray and a conditional 2014 draft pick.

Stuart, 32, was drafted third overall by San Jose in 1998 before being traded to Boston in 2005.

He had six goals and 15 assists in 81 games last season.


Vault champ strikes head, pulls out of final

ST. LOUIS — World vault champion McKayla Maroney didn’t compete in the final of the U.S. gymnastics championships after hitting her head on the floor during training.

The 16-year-old from Long Beach, Calif., is conscious, but showed signs of a concussion and was taken to a hospital. She has petitioned for a spot at the Olympic trials, June 28 to July 1 in San Jose, Calif.


Marlins recall Gaby Sanchez from Triple-A New Orleans

MIAMI — First baseman Gaby Sanchez was recalled Sunday from Triple-A New Orleans and he quickly gave the Miami Marlins’ sputtering lineup a much-needed boost. Sanchez went 1 for 4 with an RBI double against Tampa Bay, but the Marlins lost 4-2 and fell to 0-6 on their homestand. Sanchez was batting .197 with one home run in 36 games when he was demoted May 19.

• The St. Louis Cardinals transferred pitcher Chris Carpenter to the 60-day disabled list to clear a roster spot for rookie right-hander Joe Kelly, who made his major league debut against Cleveland on Sunday. Kelly, who turned 24 Saturday, was promoted from Triple-A Memphis.

From wire dispatches and staff reports