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Doyle's late goal lifts Rapids over Sporting KC, 2-1

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) Kevin Doyle broke a tie in the 76th minute and the Colorado Rapids held on to beat Sporting Kansas City 2-1 on Saturday night. Vicente Sanchez's cross reached Doyle and his header from edge of the 6-yard box gave Colorado the advantage. Sporting's Dominic Dwyer nearly tied it in the 87th minute, but Clint Irwin denied him from close range and the follow...
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Source: Los Angeles strikes 2024 Olympic bid deal with USOC

Los Angeles and the U.S. Olympic Committee have struck a deal that will make the city America's 2024 Olympic bidder pending approval by the city council next week. If the council approves the deal at a meeting Tuesday, the USOC will announce Los Angeles as its candidate, a person familiar with the process told The Associated Press. The person did not want to be identified because...
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Fan dies after falling from upper deck at Atlanta's Turner Field

ATLANTA — A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field during Saturday night's game between the New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves. The fan, a male, was given emergency medical treatment before being taken to a hospital during the game between the Yankees and Atlanta Braves. Blood was on the concrete surface around the seats after the...
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Atlanta police: Fan dies after falling at Turner Field

ATLANTA (AP) Atlanta police: Fan dies after falling at Turner Field.
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Twins can't contain Fiers, lose 4-1 to Astros

MINNEAPOLIS -- Mike Fiers followed his no-hitter with another stellar start for Houston, pitching into the seventh inning with three hits allowed for the first-place Astros in a 4-1 victory Saturday over the Minnesota Twins. Fiers (2-0) struck out five while surrendering one run, on a bases-loaded double-play grounder hit by Trevor Plouffe in the fourth. He left two on with none...
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Vogt atones for previous mistakes, leads A's past Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) Stephen Vogt atoned for mistakes from the previous game, hitting a splashdown homer into the Chase Field swimming pool and driving in three runs as the Oakland Athletics beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 on Saturday night. Vogt broke a 2-all tie with a bloop single to left field in the eighth inning. The A's catcher had two passed balls that were big factors in Oakland...
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Gomes' grand slam caps big inning as Indians beat Angels 8-3

CLEVELAND (AP) Yan Gomes' eighth-inning grand slam capped a five-run rally and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 on Saturday night. Gomes homered to center on the first pitch from Joe Smith (4-4) for his first career grand slam, lifting Cleveland to its fourth straight win. Carlos Santana's RBI double broke a 3-all tie and sent Los Angeles to its seventh...
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Romo throws 2 TD passes in first extended action of preseason

Tony Romo got his first and likely only extended action of the preseason for the Dallas Cowboys, and found one of his reliable options even with Dez Bryant sitting out again. On the other side, Minnesota quarterback Teddy Bridgewater completed all seven of his passes and made a connection with his new receiver Mike Wallace as the Vikings won their fourth consecutive game this preseason...
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Wilson's RBI fuels Rangers in 4-3 win over Orioles

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Bobby Wilson lined a tie-breaking single with two out in the sixth inning, and Adrian Beltre hit his 13th home run as the Texas Rangers beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 on Saturday night. The Rangers have won three straight and increased their lead for the second AL wild card to 1 1/2 games. The Orioles have lost 10 of their last 12, dropping 4 1/2 games behind...
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Lynn hurts ankle but beats Giants for first time in his career

SAN FRANCISCO -- Somehow, Lance Lynn stayed on his feet long enough to finally beat the San Francisco Giants. Once, he caught his spikes and nearly toppled down the dugout steps. Twice, his right knee buckled. And in the most scary scene of all, the St. Louis pitcher twisted his right ankle making a play and was forced to leave Saturday. Lynn still wound up with his first career...
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Astros' Fiers follows no-no with another win, 4-1 over Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Mike Fiers followed his no-hitter with another stellar start for Houston, pitching into the seventh inning with three hits allowed for the first-place Astros in a 4-1 victory Saturday over the Minnesota Twins. Fiers (2-0) struck out five while surrendering one run, on a bases-loaded double-play grounder hit by Trevor Plouffe in the fourth. He left two on with none...
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With RG3 out, Redskins use 2 QBs to beat Ravens 31-13

BALTIMORE (AP) Kirk Cousins filled in capably for injured quarterback Robert Griffin III, throwing for 190 yards and a fluke touchdown as the Washington Redskins beat the Baltimore Ravens 31-13 Saturday night. With Griffin sidelined by a concussion, Cousins went 20 for 27 for 190 yards with an interception to help the Redskins take a 14-13 halftime lead. His second TD pass of the...
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Dalton leaves with sore neck, Bengals beat Bears 21-10

CINCINNATI (AP) Andy Dalton's sore neck gave AJ McCarron a chance to impress. Dalton sneaked in for a touchdown on Cincinnati's opening drive, then came out of the game as a precaution with a sore neck on Saturday night during a 21-10 preseason victory over the Chicago Bears. The Bengals (2-1) were looking for a lot more out of their starting offense after a three-turnover performance...
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Dolphins' Pouncey leaves with knee injury, will have MRI

Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey left his team's exhibition game Saturday against the Atlanta Falcons with a knee injury, and he's scheduled to undergo an MRI on Sunday. "I ain't concerned at all," he said. "I'll be back at practice next week. I ain't missing no games. I'm playing. We've got a big season ahead of us." The injury left the Dolphins with only two offensive line starters...
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Ryan Tannehill throws for 145 yards to lead Dolphins past Falcons

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- Ryan Tannehill threw for 145 yards in less than a half despite working behind a makeshift offensive line, and the Miami Dolphins beat the Atlanta Falcons 13-9 in an exhibition game Saturday night. While Tannehill wasn't touched, counterpart Matt Ryan was sacked three times in four series. Miami center Mike Pouncey left in the first half because of a knee...
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Severino, Yankees beat Braves 3-1; fan falls from upper deck

ATLANTA (AP) Rookie Luis Severino allowed only four hits in six scoreless innings to lead the New York Yankees to a 3-1 victory over Matt Wisler and the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night. Severino (3-1) was lifted for pinch hitter Alex Rodriguez in the seventh. Soon after Rodriguez was introduced, a fan fell from the upper level onto the lower level seats. He was given emergency...
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Mare Dibaba wins close women's marathon race at worlds

BEIJING (AP) Mare Dibaba captured the first women's marathon title for Ethiopia at the world championships Sunday, holding off Helah Kiprop of Kenya in a race that was settled by a 100-meter sprint. Dibaba finished in 2 hours, 27 minutes, 35 seconds, but needed to pick up the pace after entering the Bird's Nest to hold off Kiprop, who finished one second behind in the closest finish...
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Ramirez homers, Pirates stay hot in 4-3 win over Rockies

PITTSBURGH (AP) A resurgent J.A. Happ worked into the sixth inning, Aramis Ramirez hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates held off the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Saturday night. Happ and Ramirez, both acquired near the trade deadline to give the Pirates needed depth, helped Pittsburgh improve to 14-3 in their last 17 games. Mark Melancon gave up a two-run homer to Nick Hundley...
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AP source: D-backs agree to trade reliever Reed to Mets

NEW YORK (AP) A person familiar with the deal says the New York Mets and Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a trade that would send reliever Addison Reed to the NL East leaders. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Saturday night because no announcement had been made. The deal is likely subject to a review of medical records. ESPN.com first reported the agreement. Multiple...
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Jameis Winston struggles in third preseason start

Josh McCown finished two long drives with touchdown passes to outplay rookie Jameis Winston and lead the Cleveland Browns to a 31-7 preseason victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday night. Back in half-filled Raymond James Stadium and facing the team that released him to clear the way to select Winston No. 1 overall in this year's draft, McCown completed 17 of 23 passes...
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Bridgewater perfect for Vikings, Romo solid for Cowboys

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Tony Romo threw two touchdown passes even as Dez Bryant again sat out for the Dallas Cowboys, who lost 28-14 to the Minnesota Vikings on Saturday night. Romo, who completed one pass for minus-1 yard in his only series while Dallas lost its first two preseason games, was 5 of 8 for 88 yards in his five series. Both TDs were in the second quarter, with a 60-yard...
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Jameis Winston struggles in 3rd preseason start as Bucs come up short vs. Browns

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Josh McCown finished two long drives with touchdown passes to outplay rookie Jameis Winston and lead the Cleveland Browns to a 31-7 preseason victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday night. Back in half-filled Raymond James Stadium and facing the team that released him to clear the way to select Winston No. 1 overall in this year's draft, McCown completed...
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AP Source: LA strikes 2024 Olympic bid deal with USOC

Los Angeles has agreed to a deal with the U.S. Olympic Committee that will make it America's bid city for the 2024 Olympics if the city council signs off on it next week. If the council approves the deal at a meeting Tuesday, the USOC will announce Los Angeles as its candidate, a person familiar with the process told The Associated Press. The person did not want to be identified...
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San Jose beat Jacksonville 68-47 in ArenaBowl

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) Erik Meyer led San Jose to its fourth ArenaBowl victory, throwing four touchdown passes and running for two more scores in the SaberCats' 68-47 victory over the Jacksonville Sharks on Saturday night. The SaberCats became the first team in league history to finish a season with 20 victories and joined Arizona, Detroit and Pittsburgh-Tampa Bay as the only franchises...
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McCown throws 2 TD passes to lead Browns over Bucs

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Josh McCown finished two long drives with touchdown passes to outplay rookie Jameis Winston and lead the Cleveland Browns to a 31-7 preseason victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday night. Back in half-filled Raymond James Stadium and facing the team that released him to clear the way to select Winston No. 1 overall in this year's draft, McCown completed...
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