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  • Martin's homer sparks Pirates over Brewers 4-2

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    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Russell Martin swatted at Jonathan Broxton's 96 mph fastball and watched as Carlos Gomez gave chase. When the ball cleared the fence just out of Gomez's reach, the Pittsburgh Pirates catcher thumped his chest as he rounded first base after providing the latest...

  • Orioles fall to Red Sox 5-3 in 10 innings

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    BALTIMORE (AP) — As the AL East-champion Baltimore Orioles move closer to the postseason, one question that must be answered in the next week or so is: What to do with rookie Kevin Gausman? Gausman left with a blister after throwing five innings Friday night in Baltimore's 5-3,...

  • San Diego's new bulldog Marine mascot graduates

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    SAN DIEGO (AP) — The newest Marine recruit in San Diego is 6 months old and has four legs. The corps says Pfc. Smedley Butler — an English bulldog — graduated Friday with Kilo Company in a ceremony at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot. Smedley is the newest depot mascot, replacing Cpl....

  • Spokane's Cupich to be next Chicago archbishop

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Bishop Blase Cupich, a moderate who has called for civility in the culture wars and has embraced Pope Francis' focus on fighting poverty, will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned. Aaccording to a person with knowledge of the selection, who spoke...

  • Feds approve California's immigrant license words

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Federal officials have given their backing to a redesigned license for immigrants living in California illegally, which includes wording that distinguishes it from those for legal residents. Homeland Security officials told the California Department of Motor...

  • Pedestrian hit, killed by pickup truck in Aurora

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Police say a man died at a hospital after he was hit by a pickup truck while trying to cross a busy street in Aurora. Lt. Jeff Turner says the man, whose name and age have not been released, was hit on East Colfax Avenue near Boston Street just before 6 p.m....

  • BC-OLY--Bach-Baseball

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach says the adoption of a more flexible approach to the Olympic program could allow for the return of baseball and other sports. Asked Saturday at the Asian Games, Bach declined to express an opinion on...

  • Bullpen collapses, Brewers fall to Pirates 4-2

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jonathan Broxton let loose a 96 mph fastball at Pittsburgh's Russell Martin, then turned and watched as it disappeared into the darkness. Kind of like Milwaukee's fading playoff chances. Martin hit a go-ahead, three-run homer off Broxton in the bottom of the eighth...

  • Braves lose again behind sputtering offense

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    ATLANTA (AP) — Shortstop Andrelton Simmons and the Atlanta Braves are running out of time and patience. "You've got to take it one at-bat at a time, one play at a time and hope for the best," Simmons said after getting three of the Braves' five hits in a 5-0 loss to the New York Mets...

  • After 2 weeks, search still on for 2 Maryland kids

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — It's been almost two weeks since Troy Turner last saw two of his kids, 3-year-old Sarah, his "tomboy princess," and 2-year-old Jacob, who he calls "Bubby." The children's mother, Catherine Hoggle, is in jail, and police say they are working to build a homicide case...

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