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Katie Ledecky throwing out first pitch as Nats host Orioles
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Swimmer Katie Ledecky is throwing out the ceremonial first pitch Wednesday night as the Washington Nationals host the Baltimore Orioles in game three of a four-game series....

Oh boy! Segedin homers, races to hospital for son's birth
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Rob Segedin sprinted from the outfield to the dugout, got frenzied high-fives from teammates and flew down the stairs toward the clubhouse....

LEADING OFF: Hill debuts with Dodgers, Tanaka vs Iwakuma
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A look at what's happening all around the majors today:...

Sabathia, Ellsbury lift Yanks past Mariners 5-1
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SEATTLE (AP) -- With the New York Yankees facing an uphill climb to the playoffs, CC Sabathia picked a good time to return to form....

Arrieta dominates for 8 innings, Cubs beat Padres 5-3
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SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Jake Arrieta might be starting a late-season push for an NL Cy Young Award. He's done it before....

Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indians
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Athletics used a steady stream of big hits from three rookies and one big blast from a veteran slugger to end their latest losing skid....

Kemp's bases-loaded double lifts Braves past D-backs
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PHOENIX (AP) -- Matt Kemp's two-out, bases-loaded double in the eighth inning erased a one-run Arizona lead and the Atlanta Braves beat the Diamondbacks 7-4 on Tuesday night in the second of a four-game series between teams with the two worst records in the National League....

Perez's 2-run triple lifts Brewers over Rockies 6-4
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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Hernan Perez's key triple led to a messy celebration for Brent Suter and Corey Knebel in the Milwaukee Brewers clubhouse Tuesday night....

Flores, Ruggiano power Mets to 7-4 win over Cardin
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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- It was a night of firsts for Robert Gsellman, who made his major league debut for the New York Mets on Tuesday night....

Maybin, Sanchez spark Tigers in 8-3 win over Twins
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Cameron Maybin's sprained left thumb can heal later, once the chase for the playoffs is over....