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Cubs, Brewers meet in key two-game series

Cubs, Brewers meet in key two-game series

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August 13 If the Chicago Cubs needed a shot in the arm heading into what could prove to be a pivotal two-game series against the Milwaukee Brewers starting Tuesday at Wrigley Field, David Bote certainly delivered. FULL STORY

Mariners, A's enter series on an upward trajectory

Mariners, A's enter series on an upward trajectory

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August 12 Seattle left-hander Marco Gonzales (12-7, 3.79 ERA) and Oakland left-hander Sean Manaea (10-8, 3.50) kick off a series that begins with the A's (70-48) 1 1/2 games up on the Mariners (69-50). FULL STORY

Kershaw, Bumgarner set for Monday duel

Kershaw, Bumgarner set for Monday duel

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August 12 In those duels, Kershaw has a 2.00 ERA with an 0.81 WHIP, eight walks and 78 strikeouts. Bumgarner has a 2.56 ERA, with a 1.14 WHIP, 14 walks and 71 strikeouts. All time, Bumgarner is 15-20 with a 2.60 ERA against the Dodgers, and Kershaw is 22-10 FULL STORY

Yankees, Severino host deGrom, Mets

Yankees, Severino host deGrom, Mets

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August 12 Severino saw his first start after the All-Star break pushed back to give him some extra rest. DeGrom was scheduled to start the series finale against Masahiro Tanaka before heavy rain postponed the game on July 22. FULL STORY

Doubleheader kicks off Braves, Marlins 4-game set

Doubleheader kicks off Braves, Marlins 4-game set

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August 12 At least the Braves should be familiar with the routine of having split games as they open a four-game series against the Miami Marlins at SunTrust Park. FULL STORY

NFL Notebook: Jets LB Pierre-Louis draws suspension

NFL Notebook: Jets LB Pierre-Louis draws suspension

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August 12 Pierre-Louis was arrested after a traffic stop in January as a member of the Kansas City Chiefs and charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. FULL STORY

Colts sign free agents Hazel, Oliver

Colts sign free agents Hazel, Oliver

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August 12 The Indianapolis Colts on Sunday signed free agent wide receiver Matt Hazel and free agent running back Branden Oliver. The team also waived wide receiver Dres Anderson and placed wide receiver Deon Cain on the Injured Reserve list. FULL STORY

49ers' McKinnon injures knee, MRI ordered

49ers' McKinnon injures knee, MRI ordered

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August 12 The San Francisco 49ers are holding their breath after running back Jerick McKinnon injured his right knee during Sunday's practice. FULL STORY

Packers welcome Bakhtiari back to practice

Packers welcome Bakhtiari back to practice

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August 12 Bakhtiari sprained his ankle on Aug. 4 and was carted off the field during Family Night. Plenty of those at the Packers facility feared the anchor of their offensive line would miss significant time. FULL STORY

Yanks ride C.C., Stanton into series finale vs. Texas

Yanks ride C.C., Stanton into series finale vs. Texas

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August 11 When Aaron Judge went down with a fractured hand two weeks ago, the New York Yankees appeared to own an easy solution in right field by starting Giancarlo Stanton there most of the time. FULL STORY