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  • ACC showdown and All-America matchup in SEC

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    An ACC showdown has an unlikely star, an SEC showdown has an enticing one-on-one matchup and East Carolina goes for two straight upsets. Here are some things to know about the fourth weekend of the college football season: WINSTON'S STAND-IN: Introducing Sean Maguire, starting...

  • Ryan delighted that Falcons off to 2-1 start

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons have played well twice at home and looked terrible in one road game. But following Thursday's 56-14 victory over Tampa Bay, Ryan was delighted to head into a long weekend without having to worry about starting the season poorly for a...

  • No. 5 Auburn logs early-season statement win

    Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — In the brave new world of college football playoffs, a non-conference win over a ranked team — on the road, no less — could certainly pay dividends when December rolls around. In that respect, fifth-ranked Auburn made quite the statement with a 20-14 win over...

  • Colts looking for playmakers

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck keeps trying to push the ball down the field and defenses keep finding ways to thwart him. This week, coach Chuck Pagano said the Colts need to more frequently get the ball in the hands of guys who can make big plays. "I think we've got to get our...

  • Angels reserves fall 3-1 to Mariners in 9th

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — A day after the Los Angeles Angels partied into the wee hours to celebrate their AL West title, a lineup composed of backups, Triple-A regulars, and a spot starter took on Felix Hernandez and the desperate Seattle Mariners. And for eight innings, the Angels'...

  • Aviles sac fly lifts Indians over Astros in 13

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Cleveland Indians relied on their pitching again, and their offense came alive just in time to beat the Houston Astros. Mike Aviles' sacrifice fly in the 13th inning scored Jose Ramirez and gave the Indians a 2-1 win on Thursday night. Ramirez doubled with one out...

  • Astros offense absent in 13-inning loss to Indians

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros' offensive woes cost them in a long night against the Cleveland Indians. Houston starter Scott Feldman produced a strong eight-inning performance, but the Astros gave him little run support in a 2-1, 13-inning loss to the Indians on Thursday night....

  • No. 5 Auburn holds off No. 20 K-State, 20-14

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Gus Malzahn squeezed into his postgame news conference, gripping both sides of the podium and exhaling deeply. Fifth-ranked Auburn had just eked out a 20-14 victory over No. 20 Kansas State, and Malzahn was asked whether it was the kind of nip-and-tuck...

  • Brewers bats fail in 13-inning loss to Cardinals

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mark Reynolds thought he was stepping on the bag at first base for the final out of the eighth. That was just one of the many botched opportunities the Milwaukee Brewers could commiserate about. "We had lots of chances to win that game," manager Ron Roenicke said...

  • Morrison's HR in 9th puts Mariners past Angels 3-1

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Logan Morrison felt no weight on his shoulders from the Seattle Mariners' two-game offensive drought and teetering playoff hopes when he stepped to the plate with two outs in the ninth inning of a scoreless game. "Nerve-wracking? Are you kidding me?" he asked....

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