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Dodgers rally past Cubs, pad NL West lead

Dodgers rally past Cubs, pad NL West lead

MLB.com nytimes.com Updated 9 hours ago
Andre Ethier gave the Dodgers the lead with a two-run single in the seventh inning for Los Angeles' fifth straight win in a 5-2 victory over the Cubs on Saturday night. The win pushed the Dodgers' lead in the NL West to 3 1/2 games over the Giants and t…
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  • Is Mat Latos' rotation slot with the Dodgers safe?

    Is Mat Latos' rotation slot with the Dodgers safe?

    ESPN.com 9 hours ago
    Is Mat Latos' rotation slot with the Dodgers safe?
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  • Gomes' grand slam caps rally to top Halos

    Gomes' grand slam caps rally to top Halos

    MLB.com nytimes.com 10 hours ago
    One night after coming from behind with three runs against seventh-inning reliever Trevor Gott, the Indians went off against Angels setup man Joe Smith in the eighth, getting a go-ahead double by Carlos Santana and a game-breaking grand slam by Yan Gome…
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  • Scully says 2016 will be his last season

    Scully says 2016 will be his last season

    Discussing his decision to return for the 2016 season on Saturday, Dodgers Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully said he expects next year to be his last one.
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  • Kershaw Strikes Out 14 in Dodgers' 4-1 Win Over Cubs

    Kershaw Strikes Out 14 in Dodgers' 4-1 Win Over Cubs

    nytimes.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    There's no personal statistic that impresses Clayton Kershaw much, including leading the major leagues with 236 strikeouts.
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  • Rally in 7th pushes Tribe past Angels

    Rally in 7th pushes Tribe past Angels

    MLB.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Trailing by a run with eight outs left, the Indians rallied against rookie reliever Trevor Gott, getting run-scoring hits by Abraham Almonte, Jason Kipnis and Carlos Santana to beat the Angels, 3-1, at Progressive Field on Friday night.
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  • Roundup: Angels Lose Ground as Indians Get a Win

    Roundup: Angels Lose Ground as Indians Get a Win

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Trevor Bauer, starting in place of an ill Danny Salazar, allowed one run in eight innings, and Cleveland defeated visiting Los Angeles, 3-1, on Friday.
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  • Bauer, Kipnis Lead Indians to 3-1 Win Over Angels

    Bauer, Kipnis Lead Indians to 3-1 Win Over Angels

    nytimes.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Trevor Bauer, starting in place of an ill Danny Salazar, allowed one run in eight innings and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 on Friday night.
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  • Dodgers' Puig back on DL with hamstring strain

    Dodgers' Puig back on DL with hamstring strain

    ESPN.com MLB.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Dodgers' Puig back on DL with hamstring strain
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  • Jim Buss on Kobe Bryant playing past 2016: 'It's his decision'

    Jim Buss on Kobe Bryant playing past 2016: 'It's his decision'

    yahoo.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak has been the most vocal amongst the team’s brain trust about 2015-16 possibly being Kobe Bryant’s last year in the NBA. Bryant’s two-year, $48.5 million contract extension is up at the end of 2016, at the…
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  • Report: Steve Ballmer turns down $60M per year local TV deal, e…

    Report: Steve Ballmer turns down $60M per year local TV deal, eyes all-Clippers streaming service

    yahoo.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    The Los Angeles Clippers' local broadcast rights deal is set to expire at the end of the 2015-16 NBA season. When it does, billionaire owner Steve Ballmer's got his sights set on breaking new ground by "starting his own over-the-top streaming netwo…
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  • Budaj to attend Kings training camp: report

    Budaj to attend Kings training camp: report

    NHL.com Aug 28 (yesterday)
    Goalie Peter Budaj signed a professional tryout contract with the Los Angeles Kings on Friday and will attend training camp, according to LAKingsInsider.com. Budaj will compete with Jhonas Enroth to be Jonathan Quick's backup this season. Th...
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  • Seager homers and triples in first two at-bats for OKC

    Seager homers and triples in first two at-bats for OKC

    MLB.com Aug 28 (2 days ago)
    With a potential callup in September on the horizon, Corey Seager is getting hot at the perfect time. The Dodgers' No. 1 prospect homered and tripled on Thursday in Triple-A Oklahoma City's 9-7 win over El Paso.
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  • Christian Ehrhoff signing adds more Slava Voynov questions for …

    Christian Ehrhoff signing adds more Slava Voynov questions for LA Kings

    yahoo.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    Where does Christian Ehrhoff fit with the Los Angeles Kings? And does his arrival mean the end of Slava Voynov with Los Angeles? Those are two important questions that have been asked since Ehrhoff signed a one-year $1.5 million contract with the Kings …
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  • AHL Logo Ranking: No. 17 – San Diego Gulls

    AHL Logo Ranking: No. 17 – San Diego Gulls

    thehockeynews.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    (The AHL has undergone a season of change and one-third of the league has changed locations or logos for the 2015-16 season. Leading up to the new season, The Hockey News will be ranking the logos of the league’s teams and offering a brief look at the h…
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  • Shaq and Kobe say they regret their past actions. Some of them,…

    Shaq and Kobe say they regret their past actions. Some of them, at least.

    yahoo.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    There have been little fissures in the ice dividing former Los Angeles Lakers teammates Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal through the years. The two feuded heavily in both times good (those three NBA championships) and bad (embarrassing playoff ousters t…
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  • Greinke cruises as Dodgers sweep Reds

    Greinke cruises as Dodgers sweep Reds

    MLB.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)
    Zack Greinke fired a four-hitter for seven scoreless innings to outduel Anthony DeSclafani as the Dodgers edged the Reds on Thursday afternoon, 1-0, for their first series sweep at Great American Ball Park since 2008.
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  • Video - Steve Nash Announces Retirement 03:04

    Steve Nash Announces Retirement

    Mar 21
    Stephen A. Smith discusses Steve Nash's retirement and his place among the greatest point guards in history.
  • Video - Steve Nash On Decision To Retire 03:13

    Steve Nash On Decision To Retire

    Mar 21
    Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash discusses his time with the Lakers, legacy questions, and his decision to retire.
  • Video - Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth 00:29

    Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of Tooth

    Mar 20
    Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
  • Video - Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime 01:11

    Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime

    Mar 20
    Corey Perry's overtime goal lifted the Ducks past the Avs 3-2.

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