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For now, Royals starter Edinson Volquez says he’d prefer to avoid opening-day start

Three weeks before full-squad workouts begin in Surprise, Ariz., Royals manager Ned Yost was in no rush to anoint an opening day starter. But one of the primary candidates for the assignment, veteran right-hander Edinson Volquez, had his own take on the subject: He’s fine if he doesn’t start opening day.

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Missouri’s smaller lineup shows benefits

Missouri freshman guard Cullen VanLeer was pressed into action at forward

The floor spacing opened up the interior for Kevin Puryear and Ryan Rosburg

The Tigers need to pair that paint presence with perimeter game to snap an eight-game skid

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Missouri’s smaller lineup shows benefits

Missouri freshman guard Cullen VanLeer was pressed into action at forward

The floor spacing opened up the interior for Kevin Puryear and Ryan Rosburg

The Tigers need to pair that paint presence with perimeter game to snap an eight-game skid

Missouri’s smaller lineup shows benefits

Missouri freshman guard Cullen VanLeer was pressed into action at forward

The floor spacing opened up the interior for Kevin Puryear and Ryan Rosburg

The Tigers need to pair that paint presence with perimeter game to snap an eight-game skid

Jordan Spieth: the target inside and outside the ropes

Jordan Spieth had to work his way through about 100 people who blocked his path to the first tee at Pebble Beach. They held out tournament tickets, caps, glossy photos and Masters flags for him to sign, and some asked him to stop for pictures.

Jordan Spieth: the target inside and outside the ropes

Jordan Spieth had to work his way through about 100 people who blocked his path to the first tee at Pebble Beach. They held out tournament tickets, caps, glossy photos and Masters flags for him to sign, and some asked him to stop for pictures.

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