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Bautista homers, Jays rout Mariners 14-4

TORONTO (AP) Jose Bautista homered and reached base four times, J.A. Happ won for the first time in four starts and the Toronto Blue Jays dealt a blow to Seattle's wild card hopes, routing the Mariners 14-4 Monday night. Bautista went 3 for 3 with a walk and drove in two runs before getting the rest of the night off. His solo homer in the fifth against Mariners reliever Tom...
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Bassitt and White Sox slow down Tigers, 2-0

DETROIT (AP) Chris Bassitt pitched into the eighth inning for his first major league win, and the Chicago White Sox slowed Detroit's chase of the AL Central title with a 2-0 victory over the Tigers on Monday night. Detroit remained 1 1/2 games ahead of the second-place Royals, pending the result of their regularly scheduled game in Cleveland. Hours earlier, the Indians finished...
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Flyers use four power-play goals to beat Capitals

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Flyers scored four power-play goals to help rally past the Washington Capitals 5-4 on Monday night. It was the visiting Caps who started the scoring with first-period goals by Eric Fehr and John Erskine. Philadelphia got on the board with 24 seconds left in the stanza on a power-play goal by Jakub Voracek. Another power-play tally, this one from Mark Streit...
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Ryder scores 2 goals; Devils top Rangers 5-4

NEW YORK (AP) Adam Henrique broke a tie with 51.7 seconds left, moments after New Jersey squandered its second two-goal lead of the night, and the Devils outlasted the New York Rangers 5-4 on Monday night in the preseason opener for both teams. After Chris Kreider and Jesper Fast scored 2 1/2 minutes apart to get the Rangers even at 4 with 2:30 left, Henrique fired a shot past Cam...
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USOC CEO weighs in on Hope Solo charges

The chief executive of the U.S. Olympic Committee says he is disturbed by domestic abuse charges against women's national team goalkeeper Hope Solo, but he stopped short of saying she should face immediate disciplinary action from the team. Solo faces two misdemeanor counts of fourth-degree domestic violence stemming from a June 21 altercation with her sister-in-law and her 17...
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Nick Markakis returns to Orioles' lineup after bruised shoulder

  Baltimore right fielder Nick Markakis rejoined the Orioles' starting lineup Monday, six days after his right shoulder was bruised when hit by a pitch from Aaron Loup during the American League East-clinching win over Toronto. Markakis had missed four consecutive games. Orioles manager Buck Showalter had prepared an alternate lineup with Markakis at designated hitter, just...
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Bears' Marshall leaves with ankle injury

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall has injured his right ankle in the second quarter against the New York Jets, and is questionable to return. The Bears initially said Marshall, who was questionable for the game Monday night with the ankle ailing, was probable to return. But the star receiver headed to the locker room midway through the quarter...
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AP source: Mets, Alderson agree to multiyear deal

NEW YORK (AP) A person with knowledge of the deal says the New York Mets and general manager Sandy Alderson have agreed to a multiyear contract. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday night because no announcement had been made. Alderson's new deal is expected to be announced in the coming days. Alderson replaced Omar Minaya before the 2010 season, signing a four...
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Red Wings edge Penguins 2-1 in exhibition game

PITTSBURGH (AP) Tomas Tatar and Pavel Datsyuk scored power-play goals to help the Detroit Red Wings beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Monday night. Tatar scored 9:45 into the first period and Datsyuk with 3:55 remaining in the second, to take a one-goal lead into the third. Tatar scored his goal, assisted by Datsyuk, after Pittsburgh failed on several clearing attempts and allowed...
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Mariners LHP Elias out for rest of season

TORONTO (AP) Mariners rookie left-hander Roenis Elias has been shut down for the season with a sore elbow, a blow to Seattle's rotation as they chase a wild-card playoff berth. Elias went 10-12 with a 3.85 ERA in 29 starts, but left last Tuesday's game at Los Angeles against the Angels after three innings with soreness in his elbow. The Mariners had hoped that Elias might...
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Former Steelers LB Harrison hints at return

PITTSBURGH (AP) James Harrison is itching to get back to work. The commute could be an easy one. The five-time Pro Bowl linebacker posted a thinly veiled message via Instagram on Monday night that hinted at an imminent return to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Harrison signed a one-day contract to retire as a member of the Steelers on Sept. 5. The team is thin at linebacker after Ryan...
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Ex-USC player Brian Baucham sues school, Kiffin over injuries

  Former Southern California cornerback Brian Baucham is suing the school and former coach Lane Kiffin, alleging he was forced to play in a game while ill. A law firm representing Baucham, AgnewBrusavich, says it filed the suit Monday. Baucham claims he suffered cardiopulmonary damage and brain injury when he played against California on Sept. 22, 2012, two months after sustaining...
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Bears lead Jets 14-3 after 1st quarter

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Ryan Mundy returned an interception 45 yards for his first career touchdown, helping the Chicago Bears to a 14-3 lead over the New York Jets on Monday night. Things began miserably for the Jets when Geno Smith didn't see Mundy lurking in the flat on a screen pass to Chris Johnson. Mundy had nothing but clear field ahead of him to make it 7-0 only 32...
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Rob Manfred, Tony Clark to join MLB length-of-games committee

  Incoming baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and players' association head Tony Clark have been selected to participate in a new Major League Baseball committee tasked with decreasing the times of games. The committee announced Monday by outgoing Commissioner Bud Selig will be chaired by Atlanta Braves President John Schuerholz. The group includes Boston Red Sox Chairman Tim...
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No. 7 Baylor expects to get Goodley back this week

WACO, Texas (AP) Seventh-ranked Baylor expects to get top receiver Antwan Goodley and some other injured players back for its Big 12 Conference opener. Coach Art Briles said Monday that he expects that Goodley, receiver Corey Coleman and running back Devin Chafin ''will be in the mix'' when the Bears (3-0) play at Iowa State on Saturday night. All worked out during...
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As Bridgewater takes over, several starters hurt

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have begun the week in ambiguous mode, stung by injuries and disappointed by a second straight defeat yet buoyed by the earlier-than-anticipated arrival of their rookie quarterback. The offense around Teddy Bridgewater has been depleted of several starters, but maybe the kid will be all right. Like any debuting first-round draft pick...
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Joel Krog, captain of SMU's only Final Four team, dies

  Joel Krog, the captain of SMU's only NCAA Final Four team, has died at the age of 79. SMU said Monday that Krog died Saturday in Houston. Details were not released. Captain of the 1955-56 team, Krog averaged 12 points and 9.2 rebounds a game as a senior, when the Mustangs were 26-4 and reached the 1956 Final Four. SMU lost to eventual champion San Francisco, 86-68, in a semifinal...
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After stunning loss, Fisher accentuates positives

ST. LOUIS (AP) The St. Louis Rams enter their bye at 1-2, and seemingly with a lengthy to-do list. They've been sloppy in critical times both of their home games. About the only good news after blowing a 21-point lead against the Cowboys is no one got hurt. Rather than rant, coach Jeff Fisher's strategy in the wake of a dispiriting 34-31 loss is that the Rams remain a franchise...
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Injured former USC player sues school, Kiffin

LOS ANGELES (AP) Former Southern California cornerback Brian Baucham is suing the school and former coach Lane Kiffin, alleging he was forced to play in a game while ill. A law firm representing Baucham, AgnewBrusavich, says it filed the suit Monday. Baucham claims he suffered cardiopulmonary damage and brain injury when he played against California on Sept. 22, 2012, two months...
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Mariners' Sucre offers Rule 7.13 clinic

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Seahawks enter bye week after OT thriller

RENTON, Wash. (AP) The defensive performance Pete Carroll got from his Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl last February led to the most lopsided championship game in more than 20 years. Even though the margin was smaller and overtime was necessary, Carroll came away from Sunday's 26-20 overtime win over Denver believing the Seahawks played better defensively than they did in...
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Fredi Gonzalez's future as manager uncertain

Fredi Gonzalez's future as manager uncertain
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Philadelphia Phillies at Miami Marlins Preview

TV: FOX Sports Florida Time: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. Cole Hamels and Henderson Alvarez have gone toe-to-toe twice this year, including a back-and-forth pitchers' duel earlier this month. Fans could be in for more of the same Tuesday night as the Philadelphia Phillies open a three-game road series against the Miami Marlins. Hamels (9-7, 2.47 ERA) is looking to win...
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Aaron Rodgers surprises young fan, helps raise cancer awareness

Aaron Rodgers doesn't waste time off the field. The Green Bay Packers quarterback, along with an attorney from Milwaukee, released a video on itsAaron.com surprised a young fan named Annie. You see, Annie lost her brother to pediatric cancer and is on a mission to raise awareness for the disease. On this day, she though she was doing a TV interview, but in reality she was being...
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Miles includes offensive line among LSU's problems

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) LSU coach Les Miles, a former offensive lineman at Michigan, knows as well as anyone how much of a problem the Tigers have with their blocking up front. After reviewing film of the 17th-ranked Tigers 34-29 loss to Mississippi State, Miles declined to single out his offensive linemen for poor performances, but he didn't absolve them, either. ''It...
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