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Sports Cavendish, Armstrong highlight Tour of California
Eighty-four women representing 14 teams will begin two days of racing Friday in the Sierra Nevada with a 74-mile counterclockwise loop around Lake Tahoe in the new women's three-day stage race.
Sports A's activate Coco Crisp from disabled list A's activate Coco Crisp from disabled list
The Oakland Athletics activated outfielder Coco Crisp from the disabled list Wednesday and put him into the lineup as the leadoff hitter against the Minnesota Twins.