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Gausman, Inciarte power Braves past Brewers

Aug. 10, 2018 11:52 PM EDT ATLANTA (AP) — Kevin Gausman loves pitching in a pennant race. The games have meaning, and the fans are engaged. That was hardly the case before the Atlanta Braves acquired him from Baltimore. “As a player to come into it, it’s...

Carpenter homers again, leads Gomber, Cards over Royals 7-0

Aug. 10, 2018 11:32 PM EDT Carpenter homers again, leads Gomber, Cards over Royals 7-0 AP-BBO–Cardinals-Royals <!– –> Colin E. Braley, ASSOCIATED PRESS KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Matt Carpenter homered for the sixth time in seven games, Austin Gomber...

Vandersloot's 20 points, 15 assists help Sky beat Sun 97-86

Aug. 10, 2018 11:32 PM EDT Vandersloot’s 20 points, 15 assists help Sky beat Sun 97-86 AP-BKL–Sun-Sky <!– –> CHICAGO (AP) — Courtney Vandersloot scored 20 points and handed out 15 of Chicago’s WNBA record-tying 35 assists to help the Sky...

Wheeler wins 5th straight start, Mets beat Marlins 6-2

Aug. 10, 2018 11:22 PM EDT MIAMI (AP) — Once again, Zack Wheeler looked right at home at Marlins Park. Wheeler won his fifth straight start overall, pitching seven solid innings and sending the New York Mets over the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Friday night. He is 3-0 with a 1.55...

Palka leads off 9th with home, White Sox beat Indians 1-0

Aug. 10, 2018 11:21 PM EDT Palka leads off 9th with home, White Sox beat Indians 1-0 By MATT CARLSON Associated Press BC-BBA–Indians-White Sox <!– –> Nam Y. Huh, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHICAGO (AP) — Daniel Palka led off the ninth inning with a home run,...

Red Sox hit 3 HRs, erase 5-run deficit and top Orioles 19-12

Aug. 10, 2018 11:18 PM EDT BALTIMORE (AP) — Xander Bogaerts and Andrew Benintendi each hit three-run homers, Brock Holt connected in a six-run sixth inning and the Boston Red Sox overpowered the Baltimore Orioles 19-12 on Friday night. After hitting for the cycle one night...

Guzman 1st rookie to hit 3 HRs in game vs Yanks, Texas wins

Aug. 10, 2018 11:15 PM EDT NEW YORK (AP) — Ronald Guzman became the first rookie to hit three home runs in a game against the Yankees, powering the Texas Rangers past New York 12-7 on Friday night. Eight days after Boston’s Steve Pearce connected three times off the...

2 teens hurt in Main Street collision

Two Findlay teenagers suffered minor injuries in a Friday evening collision at the intersection of North Main Street and Monroe Avenue, the Findlay Police Department reported. Around 9:44 p.m., Noelia Kuenzi, 17, of Findlay, was driving a Toyota Camry north on North Main Street...

Cruz's double in 8th helps Mariners beat Astros 5-2

Aug. 10, 2018 11:07 PM EDT Cruz’s double in 8th helps Mariners beat Astros 5-2 By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer AP-BBA–Mariners-Astros <!– –> David J. Phillip, ASSOCIATED PRESS HOUSTON (AP) — Nelson Cruz hit a tiebreaking two-run double in a...

Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

Aug. 10, 2018 11:04 PM EDT Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem AP-FBN–Raiders-Anthem <!– –> OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch sat during the national anthem. Lynch declined to stand for the anthem...