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Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo, left, Reno Aces manager Jerry Narron (57), pitching coach Mike Butcher, second from right, and hitting coach Dave Magadan, right, congratulate one another after it was announced the Diamondbacks clinched a playoff spot during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Phoenix. Both the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers lost their games, giving the Diamondbacks their National League Wild Card playoff spot. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
September 24, 2017 - 8:12 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — J.D. Martinez lined a two-out RBI single to deep left field with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Sunday to clinch the top wild card in the National League. The Diamondbacks, who won only 69 games a year ago but are 90-...
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Cleveland Indians' Jose Ramirez is greeted in the dugout after he hit a solo home run against the Seattle Mariners in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
September 24, 2017 - 8:11 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — At this point, there is not much Corey Kluber can do to strengthen his case for the American League Cy Young Award. Another win, another quality start, another 10 strikeouts has become what is expected from Cleveland's ace. "He's the Cy Young. I think he's clearly the Cy Young,"...
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New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks, right, drags his toes as he makes the game-winning catch in the end zone for a touchdown in front of Houston Texans safety Corey Moore, left, during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots won 36-33. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 24, 2017 - 8:08 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Brandin Cooks started his day by being booed. He ended it with one of the biggest moments of his short New England Patriots tenure. Cooks was one of a group of Patriots players jeered as they stood locked arm in arm next to a group of players that knelt during the national...
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New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks, right, drags his toes as he makes the game-winning catch in the end zone for a touchdown in front of Houston Texans safety Corey Moore, left, during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots won 36-33. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 24, 2017 - 8:08 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Brandin Cooks started his day by being booed. He ended it with one of the biggest moments of his short New England Patriots tenure. Cooks was one of a group of Patriots players jeered as they stood locked arm in arm next to a group of players that knelt during the national...
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Kyle Busch raises his arms after winning the NASCAR Cup Series 300 auto race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H., Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
September 24, 2017 - 7:43 pm
LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kyle Busch saw little but billowing white smoke that engulfed the track and blinded enough drivers that it caused a tremendous wreck that sunk his toughest competition. In his No. 18 Toyota, the driver nicknamed "Rowdy" knew there was only one way to handle the sudden pollution...
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New York Giants' Odell Beckham, right, celebrates with Sterling Shepard after a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)
September 24, 2017 - 7:34 pm
The Latest on the third Sunday of the NFL regular season: ___ 7:30 p.m. They're going to overtime at Lambeau Field. Aaron Rodgers connected with Jordy Nelson for a 3-yard touchdown pass with 17 seconds left in regulation to tie the game at 24 with the Cincinnati Bengals. Cornerback Dre Kilpatrick...
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Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate, bottom left, falls into the end zone for a 1-yard touchdown reception during the second half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Detroit. The replay official reviewed the score ruling and the play was reversed. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
September 24, 2017 - 7:30 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Calvin Johnson didn't complete the process of the catch. Jim Schwartz threw his challenge flag. When people are racing to check the rulebook, that's rarely a good sign for the Detroit Lions. This time it was a replay and a runoff that ended their chance at a win. The Lions thought...
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