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New York Yankees starting pitcher Sonny Gray delivers a pitch during the first inning of the second baseball game of a split doubleheader against the Baltimore Orioles, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
August 25, 2018 - 9:45 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — After making a guest appearance in the starting rotation, it's back to the bullpen for Sonny Gray. The New York Yankees right-hander can take consolation in knowing he's still got the talent to effectively go deep in a game. Gray took a three-hitter into the seventh inning, and New...
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Tampa Bay Rays' Ji-Man Choi, of South Korea, runs the bases after his RBI-triple off Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Tyler Thornburg during the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
August 25, 2018 - 9:45 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays are on quite a run. Kevin Kiermaier tripled to key a two-run sixth inning, Tommy Pham homered and the Rays won their seventh straight game by beating the major league-leading Boston Red Sox 5-1 on Saturday night. "We've gotten some confidence, and I...
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Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper grounds into a double play during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
August 25, 2018 - 8:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Washington Nationals tried everything: two straight bunts to begin the game, a hit-and-run play, plus a delayed steal. Once more, it added up to zero. Bryce Harper and the Nationals were shut out for the third game in a row, something that had never happened since the team moved...
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August 25, 2018 - 7:14 pm
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. (AP) — Kevin Sutherland shot a 12-under 60 on Saturday in the Boeing Classic, birdieing the final four holes to finish a stroke off his own PGA Tour Champions record. Needing an eagle on the par-5 18th for another 59, Sutherland made a birdie after missing the green with a 3-iron...
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Tiger Woods reacts to his shot on the fourth hole during the third round of the Northern Trust golf tournament, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in Paramus, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
August 25, 2018 - 6:38 pm
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Tiger Woods has shown he can put together a series of sub-par rounds. Contending in consecutive tournaments has been more difficult. Woods took small consolation Saturday after his first bogey-free round of the year, mainly because he managed only three birdies at The Northern...
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Bryson DeChambeau eyes his putt as he places his ball on the green at the 18th hole during the third round of the Northern Trust golf tournament, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in Paramus, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
August 25, 2018 - 6:18 pm
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau described himself as a "man on a mission," and he sure played like one Saturday in The Northern Trust. Now it's a matter of which mission he's on. DeChambeau made four birdies in a five-hole stretch around the turn to pull away from a fading collection of...
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Chicago Bears' Kevin White celebrates his touchdown catch during the first half of a preseason NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Annie Rice)
August 25, 2018 - 5:50 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Bears coach Matt Nagy decided to rest his starters for the next-to-last preseason game rather than use it as the customary regular-season tuneup. And the backups proved that they're also ready for the regular season. Backup quarterback Chase Daniel directed touchdown drives on the...
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August 25, 2018 - 5:15 pm
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Catholic Boy pulled away from Mendelssohn down the stretch and won the $1.25 million Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course on Saturday. Catholic Boy and Mendelssohn, with Ryan Moore aboard, were at the front of the 10-horse field heading at the top of the stretch...
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August 25, 2018 - 5:07 pm
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road America (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Justin Allgaier won the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road America, pulling away over the final five laps to pick up his second victory in three weeks. Allgaier held a 5.4-second...
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Chicago Cubs' Daniel Murphy hits a two-run home run against the Cincinnati Reds during the second inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Jim Young)
August 25, 2018 - 5:03 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Daniel Murphy and Kyle Schwarber each hit a two-run homer, Javier Baez added a solo shot and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-6 on Saturday for their fourth straight win. Murphy homered for a second straight day and is batting .407 (48 for 118) with nine homers in 31...
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