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Tweek in Review: Lexi Thompson shows off the guns

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Indians' chase of AL Central leaders continues

The Detroit Tigers have spent the past three weeks striving to overtake Kansas City in the AL Central, but both clubs have another team almost on their heels. While hoping to get Miguel Cabrera back, the Tigers will seek to reclaim sole possession of first place and slow down the surging Cleveland Indians on Monday. Detroit (74-62) will be alone atop the division for the first time...
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Real Madrid confirm loan signing of Man United striker Hernandez

MADRID -- Real Madrid has signed Mexico striker Javier Hernandez on a season-long loan from Manchester United. Madrid announced the deal hours before the close of the summer transfer window on Monday. The 26-year-old scored one goal for Mexico's during this summer's World Cup. Hernandez, known by his nickname "Chicharito," played for Manchester for the past four...
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California school retires controversial Arab mascot

A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot. The bearded, snarling mascot with a large hooked nose who wears a head scarf did not appear at Coachella Valley High School's season opening football game on Friday. A belly-dancing genie that often appears with the mascot during halftime was also retired. The Desert Sun reports the change was among the...
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UEFA charges Polish side Legia Warsaw for fans' snarky banner

NYON, Switzerland -- Legia Warsaw's legal problems this season continued Monday, when UEFA charged the club over a banner criticizing its disputed exit from the Champions League. The latest case follows the Polish champion's fans displaying a large image of a pig imposed on a UEFA badge and the slogan "Because Football Doesn't Matter, Money Does." The banner...
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Madrid takes Hernandez on loan from ManU

MADRID (AP) Real Madrid has signed Mexico striker Javier Hernandez on a season-long loan from Manchester United. Madrid announced the deal hours before the close of the summer transfer window on Monday. The 26-year-old scored one goal for Mexico's during this summer's World Cup. Hernandez, known by his nickname ''Chicharito,'' played for Manchester for the...
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USA's Julian Green joins Hamburg from Bayern Munich on loan

BERLIN -- Julian Green joined Hamburger SV on a season-long loan from Bundesliga rival Bayern Munich on Monday. Hamburg announced the deal on its website but did not disclose a loan fee for the U.S. international. The 19-year-old, who was born in Florida to a German mother and an American father, is yet to make his Bundesliga debut. The attacking midfielder appeared as a substitute...
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CFB AM: New Mexico State's team horse tramples girl on field

There were a ton of highlights from the first week of the college football season. Georgia’s Todd Gurley running through Clemson for 198 yards comes to mind. Texas A&M going to Columbia and crushing South Carolina definitely qualifies. What happened before New Mexico State’s season-opener against Cal Poly last Thursday was the exact opposite of those. NMSU has a team horse...
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Austria gets mental coaching from ski legend Maier

VIENNA (AP) The Austrian football federation has hired skiing great Hermann Maier as a mental coach for the national team ahead of its European Championship qualifying campaign. The 41-year-old Maier, who retired five years ago, says he wants ''to pass on experiences from my own career about setting and reaching goals as an athlete.'' Maier holds two Olympic and...
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FIFA opens talks on 2022 World Cup dates in Qatar

ZURICH (AP) FIFA will host its first consultation meeting next week to agree dates for playing the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. FIFA says its six confederations plus clubs, leagues and players' unions from around the world will be represented at talks led by Asian Football Confederation President Sheik Salman bin Ebrahim al Khalifa of Bahrain. A second session is scheduled for November...
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Vols in win-now mode with Worley

Vols in win-now mode with Worley
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Manchester United on verge of sealing Falcao on mega-loan deal

Manchester United are on the brink of sealing a sensational deal to sign Monaco striker Radamel Falcao on loan for the season. The Colombia international, who recently recovered from the cruciate knee ligament injury that ruled him out of most of last season and the World Cup, had been the subject of interest from Arsenal and Manchester City. But United are understood to have won...
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Green join Hamburger SV on loan from Bayern Munich

BERLIN (AP) Julian Green has joined Hamburger SV on a season-long loan from Bundesliga rival Bayern Munich. Hamburg says both sides reached agreement on the deal Monday morning for the U.S. international but has not disclosed a loan fee. The 19-year-old, who was born in Florida to a German mother and an American father, is yet to make his Bundesliga debut. The attacking midfielder...
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UEFA charges Legia Warsaw for fans' snarky banner

NYON, Switzerland (AP) UEFA has charged Legia Warsaw over a banner criticizing the club's disputed exit from the Champions League. Legia fans displayed a large image of a pig imposed on a UEFA badge and the slogan ''Because Football Doesn't Matter, Money Does.'' The banner, surrounded by lit flares, was shown before Legia's Europa League playoff victory...
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AP Source: Falcao heading to Man United on loan

LONDON (AP) A person with knowledge of the deal says Manchester United has agreed to sign striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco. The person says the Colombia striker's deal is subject to a medical examination and personal terms being agreed to. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal has not yet been completed. Premier League clubs have until 2200 GMT...
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Rwanda disqualification from African Cup upheld

CAIRO (AP) Africa's football body says it has upheld a decision to throw Rwanda out of African Cup qualifying for fielding a player who had two identities and was using different names and passports for club and international games. The Confederation of African Football announced the decision over the weekend after hearing Rwanda's appeal against its disqualification from...
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Johnny (better) be good — Browns cut Grossman, leaving 2 QBs on roster

  Rex Grossman lost his tutoring gig with the Browns. The veteran quarterback was released Sunday by Cleveland, leaving starter Brian Hoyer and rookie backup Johnny Manziel as the only QBs on the Browns' roster. Grossman signed with the Browns as a free agent on Aug. 12, brought in because of his experience running coordinator Kyle Shanahan's offense. Grossman and Shanahan...
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Man of the hour: RG3 gets statue, coin toss with former president

  RG3 in bronze and boats on the water at Baylor. Before the 10th-ranked Bears beat SMU 45-0 in their first game at McLane Stadium on Sunday night, a 9 1/2-foot bronze statue of Robert Griffin III was unveiled. The statue of Baylor's only Heisman Trophy winner is in a plaza between the stadium and the Brazos River, where some fans arrived by boat for the game -- and others dived...
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Bejarano rides 6 winners, including Midnight Storm in Del Mar Derby

  Midnight Storm won the $300,000 Del Mar Derby by 3¼ lengths on Sunday, and Rafael Bejarano rode six winners on the card. Ridden by Tyler Baze, Midnight Storm ran 1-1/8 miles on the turf in 1:47.47 and paid $36.60, $16.60 and $8 at 17-1 odds in his stakes debut for trainer Phil D'Amato. Sawyer's Hill returned $12.40 and $8 at 12-1 odds, while 8-1 shot Talco was another...
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Souper Colossal leads every step in Sapling Stakes at Monmouth

  Souper Colossal went wire to wire to win the $100,000 Sapling Stakes at Monmouth Park on Sunday, beating Wild Zambezi by 5-1/2 lengths. Trained by Eddie Plesa Jr. and ridden by Paco Lopez, Souper Colossal ran the mile over a fast track in 1:38-2/5 and returned $4, $2.60 and $2.10 as the favorite in the field of six 2-year-old colts. He has won all three of his career starts and...
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Condo Commando wins Spinaway; Tom Durkin calls his last race

  Condo Commando shot through an opening on the inside out of the gate and splashed home a 13¼-length winner of the Grade 1, $350,000 Spinaway Sunday at Saratoga Race Course. It was the second straight victory under jockey Joe Bravo for the 2-year-old filly, who ran seven furlongs on a sloppy main track in 1:24.68. The 3-1 second choice in a field of eight, Condo Commando returned...
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Anita Wlodarczyk's world record provides ISTAF highlight

  Olympic champion Robert Harting delighted home fans by winning the discus at the ISTAF athletics meet Sunday, only to be overshadowed by Anita Wlodarczyk's world record in the women's hammer throw. Wlodarczyk of Poland threw 79.58 meters on her second attempt to knock 16 centimeters off Betty Heidler's previous mark from 2011. The European champion and Olympic silver...
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Cardinals overcome 5-run deficit vs. Cubs, tie for first place

  Matt Holliday doesn't get too technical about what he tries to do at the plate for the Cardinals. Holliday hit his third home run in two games and broke an eighth-inning tie with a two-run single, rallying St. Louis past the Chicago Cubs 9-6 on Sunday. ''I just try to hit the ball to the middle of the field,'' said Holliday, who has five homers against the...
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Hyun-Jin Ryu returns from DL, pitches Dodgers to victory

  Hyun-Jin Ryu's stint on the disabled list was nothing more than a speed bump. Ryu came off the DL to pitch four-hit ball over seven innings, and Matt Kemp singled in the go-ahead run to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 7-1 Sunday and avoid a three-game sweep. Ryu (14-6) struck out seven and walked none while allowing one run in his first start since a...
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Phillies trade outfielder John Mayberry Jr to Blue Jays

  The Philadelphia Phillies have traded outfielder John Mayberry Jr. to the Toronto Blue Jays for minor league infielder Gustavo Pierre. The Blue Jays, on the outskirts of the American League wild-card race, announced the deal Sunday night. Mayberry would be eligible for the postseason if Toronto reaches the playoffs. The 30-year-old Mayberry hit .213 with six home runs and 21 RBI...
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