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Michael Vega

Vega is a 25-year veteran of the Sports department. He has covered the Daytona and Indianapolis 500s, Super Bowl, World Series, NBA Finals, NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, NCAA championships, US Open, and the Boston Marathon, a course which he has driven but not yet run.

Latest stories

Sports Log

Mets place Yoenis Cespedes on disabled list

, From staff and wire reports

Cespedes aggravated his nagging left hamstring during Thursday’s home game against Atlanta.

Sports Log

Predators lose Kevin Fiala for remainder of playoffs

, Associated Press

Nashville’s 20-year-old forward underwent surgery for a fractured left femur suffered in Game 1 at St. Louis.

MLB Roundup

Jeremy Hellickson leads Phillies to sixth straight win

, Associated Press

Righthander allowed one run over six strong innings in Thursday’s 3-2 victory over the Marlins.

MLB Roundup

Austin Pruitt helps Rays shut out Orioles

, Associated Press

The rookie righthander recorded his first major league win in a spot start as Tampa Bay beat Baltimore, 2-0.