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Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich celebrates after hitting a home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
September 29, 2018 - 11:33 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors on Sunday: PLAYOFF PUSH The last scheduled day of the regular season will see all 15 games begin within 15 minutes of each other — a perfect setup to settle a pair of NL division races. The Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers are tied atop the NL Central...
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New York Mets third baseman David Wright (5) acknowledges the fans as he leaves the field after coming out of a baseball game during the fifth inning against the Miami Marlins, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
September 29, 2018 - 10:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Much like the last few years of his truncated career, David Wright's finale was no fairytale at the plate. Adoration, appreciation, respect. Those were the tokens he took home. Wright left to a long standing ovation before a sellout crowd at Citi Field in his farewell game for the...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich hits a two-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
September 29, 2018 - 9:52 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers moved into a tie for first place in the NL Central with one game remaining in the regular season, getting two homers from MVP candidate Christian Yelich to beat the Detroit Tigers 6-5 on Saturday night and draw even with the Chicago Cubs. Yelich turned on an 0...
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Georgia inside linebacker Natrez Patrick (6) linebacker Juwan Taylor (44) and defensive lineman Tyler Clark (52) take down Tennessee wide receiver Jauan Jennings (15) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Ga. (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP)
September 29, 2018 - 7:11 pm
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — D'Andre Swift ran for two touchdowns, including a late 14-yarder to ice the game, and No. 2 Georgia used dominant defense to overcome a sluggish offensive start in a 38-12 win over Tennessee on Saturday. Freshman quarterback Justin Fields scored on runs of 12 and 15 yards, and...
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Clemson quarterback Chase Brice (7) scrambles for a first down as Syracuse's Andre Cisco (19) and Antwan Cordy close in during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Clemson, S.C. Clemson won 27-23. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
September 29, 2018 - 6:01 pm
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Should No. 3 Clemson fulfill its championship aspirations this season, prepare to hear plenty about "The Drive." With new starting quarterback Trevor Lawrence knocked out of the game, reserve Chase Brice — who was about sixth on the depth chart last January — guided a 94-yard,...
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Kansas State quarterback Alex Delton (5) attempts to get past Texas linebacker Jeffrey McCulloch (23)during the first quarter of a college football game in Manhattan, Kan., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)
September 29, 2018 - 5:46 pm
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Sam Ehlinger threw for 207 yards and a touchdown, D'Shawn Jamison returned a punt 90 yards for another score and No. 18 Texas held off Kansas State 19-14 on Saturday to snap a five-game road losing streak to the Wildcats. Keaontay Ingram churned for a first down with less...
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St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Miles Mikolas (39) delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)
September 29, 2018 - 4:31 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs are going into the final day of the season with a shot at the NL Central championship. Whether they take it outright or have to play a tiebreaker remains unclear. They could wind up in a wild-card game after that, too. So many uncertainties for a team hoping for...
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West Virginia's Will Grier (7) throws down field during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas Tech, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)
September 29, 2018 - 4:23 pm
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Will Grier sparked a 28-point first quarter for No. 12 West Virginia. Keith Washington ended any concern over a second-half collapse. Grier threw for 370 yards with three touchdowns, Washington returned an interception 51 yards for what amounted to a clinching score and the...
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New York Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton (27) celebrates his solo home run with Adeiny Hechavarria during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Boston, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 29, 2018 - 3:21 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton has been plunked plenty of times. But by his own home run ball? The New York Yankees star homered over the Green Monster on Saturday, connecting in the seventh inning against the Boston Red Sox. Stanton then got quite a surprise from a strong-armed fan while rounding...
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Tiger Woods of the US reacts after missing a putt on the 8th green during a fourball match on the second day of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
September 29, 2018 - 1:56 pm
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — Tiger Woods kept bending over in anguish, his shoulders sinking further and further, the energy ebbing as he made his way around Le Golf National for the second time Saturday. It was the body language of a tired, defeated golfer. Quite a contrast to the...
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