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Texas Rangers right fielder Jim Adduci, right, reaches for a foul pop up from Houston Astros' Jake Marisnick as second baseman Rougned Odor slides up next to him in the fourth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Houston. Odor slid under Adduci and upended him, but he held on to the ball for the out. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)
Texas Rangers right fielder Jim Adduci, right, reaches for a foul pop up from Houston Astros' Jake Marisnick as second baseman Rougned Odor slides up next to him...
Jerry Cox, president of Family Cluncil, holds a copy of a letter he sent to Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., co-sponsor and support a bill in the U.S. Senate during a news conference at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. The bill deals with abortion. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)
Jerry Cox, president of Family Cluncil, holds a copy of a letter he sent to Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., co-sponsor and support a bill in the U.S. Senate during a...
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Gael Monfils, of France, stands at the net between points against Alejandro Gonzalez, of Colombia, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Gael Monfils, of France, stands at the net between points against Alejandro Gonzalez, of Colombia, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis...
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Philadelphia Eagles' Damaris Johnson, left, scores a touchdown past New York Jets' Brandon Dixon during the second half of an NFL preseason football game, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)
Philadelphia Eagles' Damaris Johnson, left, scores a touchdown past New York Jets' Brandon Dixon during the second half of an NFL preseason football game,...
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the New England Patriots, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the New England Patriots, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014,...
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In this Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama smiles as he takes questions about the economy, Iraq, and Ukraine, in the James Brady Press...
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Clouds frame Sprint Cup Series driver Joe Nemecheck as he drives onto the track during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 in Hampton, Ga. (AP Photo/David Tulis)
Clouds frame Sprint Cup Series driver Joe Nemecheck as he drives onto the track during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Atlanta Motor...
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ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, AUG. 30-31 - In this July 10, 2014, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina wears a brace on his right hand as he participates in ceremony before the start of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in St. Louis. Molina should be on his way back from right thumb surgery for the last month of the season. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, AUG. 30-31 - In this July 10, 2014, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina wears a brace on his right hand as he...
Democratic Arizona gubernatorial candidate Fred Duval speaks, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at a primary election party in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
Democratic Arizona gubernatorial candidate Fred Duval speaks, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at a primary election party in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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