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Jaguars can't capitalize on Lions' mistakes in preseason loss

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- Reggie Bush broke free for an 86-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, one of only a few offensive highlights Friday night as the Detroit Lions edged the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-12 in a penalty-filled game. Calvin Johnson played for the first time this preseason, catching two passes for 27 yards, but Matthew Stafford was intercepted once and the Lions...
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Jets' Smith, Vick toss TDs but Giants rally to get win

  Geno Smith and Michael Vick each threw touchdown passes with the New York Jets' starting offense, and the defense mostly shut down Eli Manning before the Giants' backups rallied for a 35-24 preseason victory Friday night. Smith was 9 of 14 for 137 yards, including a 1-yard scoring toss to rookie Jace Amaro. Vick replaced Smith to start the second half, and after a rough...
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Smith, Vick toss TDs in Jets' 35-24 loss to Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Geno Smith and Michael Vick each threw touchdown passes with the New York Jets' starting offense, and the defense mostly shut down Eli Manning before the Giants' backups rallied for a 35-24 preseason victory Friday night. Smith was 9 of 14 for 137 yards, including a 1-yard scoring toss to rookie Jace Amaro. Vick replaced Smith to start the second...
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Lions overcome mistakes, penalties to get win vs. Jaguars

  Reggie Bush broke free for an 86-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, one of only a few offensive highlights Friday night as the Detroit Lions edged the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-12 in a penalty-filled game. Calvin Johnson played for the first time this preseason, catching two passes for 27 yards, but Matthew Stafford was intercepted once and the Lions struggled in the red zone...
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Ann of the Dance wins feature at Del Mar

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Ann of the Dance rallied to win the $95,600 CTT & TOC Handicap by a nose at Del Mar on Friday. Ridden by apprentice Drayden Van ****, Ann of the Dance ran 1 3/8 miles on the turf in 2:14.73 and paid $59.20, $21 and $6.40 at 28-1 odds. It was her second start at Del Mar, having finished eighth in the Osunitas Stakes last month after previously racing on the...
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Nationals' 10-game win streak ends, Panik propels Giants to 10-3 romp

  The Washington Nationals' winning streak ended at a team record-tying 10 games Friday night when rookie Joe Panik hit his first major-league home run and sent the San Francisco Giants to a 10-3 romp. Panik went 4 for 5 in his first four-hit game, highlighted by his three-run shot to center field. Tim Hudson and four relievers quieted bats of the Nationals, who apparently don...
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Lions overcome mistakes, beat Jaguars 13-12

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) Reggie Bush broke free for an 86-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, one of only a few offensive highlights Friday night as the Detroit Lions edged the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-12 in a penalty-filled game. Calvin Johnson played for the first time this preseason, catching two passes for 27 yards, but Matthew Stafford was intercepted once and the Lions struggled...
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Nationals' 10-game win streak ends, Giants romp

WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Nationals' winning streak ended at a team record-tying 10 games Friday night when rookie Joe Panik hit his first major league home run and sent the San Francisco Giants to a 10-3 romp. Panik went 4 for 5 in his first four-hit game, highlighted by his three-run shot to center field. Tim Hudson and four relievers quieted bats of the Nationals, who...
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Brady throws for two TDs, Patriots dominate Panthers

  Tom Brady's offense and the New England Patriots' defense dominated the Carolina Panthers. Brady threw for 204 yards and two touchdowns, Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 60-yard field goal and the Patriots shut down Cam Newton and the Panthers 30-7 on Friday night. The third preseason game for both teams was no contest as the Patriots outgained the Panthers 405-271. Brady led...
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Prado has big hit in 9th, Yankees rally for win

NEW YORK (AP) Martin Prado hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning, lifting the New York Yankees to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night. Facing a full-count pitch from Daniel Webb (5-4) with the bases loaded, Prado lined a hit up the middle to complete the Yankees' comeback from three runs for their fourth win in 11 games. Prado hit a two-run...
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Louisville WR Parker injures foot in practice

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Louisville says wide receiver Devante Parker injured his left foot during practice and will be evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon in Charlotte, North Carolina, soon. The school announced the injury in a news release and said there is no timetable for Parker's return. Parker was injured during practice at Papa John's Stadium on Friday and evaluated by...
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Matt Simms makes ref laugh with his salsa touchdown dance

You have to feel for Matt Simms. He's the third-string quarterback for the New York Jets and everyone knows that there's little to no chance -- barring injuries -- that he moves ahead of either Michael Vick or Geno Smith on the depth chart. So, you can't blame the man for having a little fun on Friday night during a preseason game against the New York Giants. Simms found...
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Raiders LB Sio Moore taken off on stretcher

  Oakland Raiders linebacker Sio Moore was taken off the field on a stretcher with a neck injury after getting hurt in the second quarter of a preseason game Friday against the Green Bay Packers. Moore moved his legs back and forth while face down on the field after pursuing running back DuJuan Harris. It appeared Moore may have been hit in the head. Trainers placed Moore on a board...
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Tom Brady, Patriots dominate Panthers 30-7

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) Tom Brady threw for 204 yards and two touchdowns, Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 60-yard field goal and the New England Patriots shut down Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers 30-7 on Friday night. The third preseason game for both teams was no contest as the Patriots outgained the Panthers 405-271. Brady led the Patriots (2-1) to scores on three of his five...
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Rays' Smyly 2-hits Blue Jays for first career complete game

  Drew Smyly pitched a two-hitter and retired the final 19 batters for the first complete game of his career, leading the Tampa Bay Rays over the struggling Toronto Blue Jays 8-0 on Friday night. Evan Longoria homered, doubled, singled and drove in three runs, and Wil Myers also homered as the Rays began a stretch of 26 straight games against AL East opponents with a comfortable...
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Singleton, Astros defeat sloppy Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Jon Singleton's homer capped a four-run ninth inning and the Houston Astros took advantage of Cleveland's sloppy defense to defeat the Indians 5-1 on Friday night. Singleton hit a three-run drive off Cody Allen (4-3) after a pair of throwing errors by the worst defensive team in the majors. Catcher Roberto Perez's wild throw let the go-ahead run score...
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Champions Tour: Goodes leads Boeing Classic by 1 stroke with 64

  Mike Goodes shot an 8-under 64 on Friday for a one-stroke lead in the Boeing Classic. Goodes, 57, got off to a fast start with an eagle on the first hole, knocking it in from a bunker. He then had six birdies in the first round of the Champions Tour stop at TPC Snoqualmie Ridge. Goodes, who maintained his amateur status until joining the Champions Tour in 2007, is looking for...
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Vandersloot leads Sky past Dream 80-77

ATLANTA (AP) Tiffany Vandersloot made a tiebreaking jumper from the top of the key with 20 seconds left the Sky to an 80-77 win over the Dream in the first game of their WNBA playoff series. The game's decisive shot came after officials reviewed a loose ball scramble under Atlanta's basket and then called for a jump ball that Chicago center Syliva Fowles won over Atlanta...
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Smyly throws 2-hitter, Rays blank Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) Drew Smyly pitched a two-hitter and retired the final 19 batters for the first complete game of his career, leading the Tampa Bay Rays over the struggling Toronto Blue Jays 8-0 on Friday night. Evan Longoria homered, doubled, singled and drove in three runs, and Wil Myers also homered as the Rays began a stretch of 26 straight games against AL East opponents with a...
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Source: Orioles' Machado likely to have season-ending surgery

  A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado will ''probably'' have season-ending surgery on his injured right knee. The person spoke to the AP on Friday under condition of anonymity because there was no official confirmation of Machado's plans. A decision was expected this weekend. Yahoo...
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Bats come alive for Rays as Drew Smyly throws 2-hit shutout against Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) -- Drew Smyly pitched a two-hitter and retired the final 19 batters for the first complete game of his career, leading the Tampa Bay Rays over the struggling Toronto Blue Jays 8-0 on Friday night. Evan Longoria homered, doubled, singled and drove in three runs, and Wil Myers also homered as the Rays began a stretch of 26 straight games against AL East opponents with...
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Phillies slip past Cardinals for 5-4 victory

PHILADELPHIA -- Ryan Howard drove in a pair of runs and Kyle Kendrick overcame a rocky first inning to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night. Ben Revere, who entered the day second in the NL in batting, went 3 for 4 to raise his average to .315. Chase Utley and Marlon Byrd also drove in runs for Philadelphia, which won its third...
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New Mexico coach receives one-week suspension over hazing incident

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- New Mexico women's soccer coach Kit Vela has been suspended for a week without pay and most of the team is suspended for one game over a hazing incident. Athletic director Paul Krebs tells the Albuquerque Journal he expects Vela's suspension to begin immediately, but university policy dictates she has 10 days to appeal. Krebs says assistant coaches Jorge...
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AP Source: Machado 'probably' having knee surgery

BALTIMORE (AP) A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado will ''probably'' have season-ending surgery on his injured right knee. The person spoke to the AP on Friday under condition of anonymity because there was no official confirmation of Machado's plans. A decision was expected this weekend...
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Orozco takes lead at US gymnastics championships

PITTSBURGH (AP) John Orozco grabbed the early lead in the U.S. men's gymnastics championships on Friday, posting an all-around score of 90.750 to top a crowded field. Orozco, the 2012 national champion, continued his steady recovery from a knee injury nearly two years ago by putting together six solid rotations. He posted the highest scores of the night on parallel bars and...
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