Indians players shave heads to support Aviles, daughter (Yahoo Sports)0

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Cleveland Indians infielder Mike Aviles is touched by the show of support he’s getting from teammates for his 4-year-old daughter, who was diagnosed with leukemia this month. Several Indians players and coaches have shaved their heads to support Aviles and Adriana, who returned home after treatment at the Cleveland Clinic.

      

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Rays manager Cash stands by critical comments about calls (Yahoo Sports)0

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Cash said after the game that a safe call at the plate for Seattle – allowed to stand after a video review – was ”terrible and ”embarrassing.” ”But I don’t want to take away anything, we got beat by the Mariners,” Cash said before Wednesday’s game with Seattle. Cash was also unhappy when Joey Butler, who was on first base in the seventh inning, was stopped at third and not awarded home when a call on Evan Longoria’s drive into the left-field corner was changed from a foul ball to a double.

      

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Before arrest, 911 caller says NFL player Ray McDonald drunk (Yahoo Sports)0

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A 911 caller says NFL defensive end Ray McDonald is drunk in a recording that led to his arrest on suspicion of assaulting a woman holding the couple’s baby at his home in Northern California. McDonald was later arrested at another home and accused of child endangerment and domestic violence. The Chicago Bears released him later Monday.

      

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Before arrest, 911 caller says NFL player Ray McDonald drunk (Yahoo Sports)0

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A 911 caller says NFL defensive end Ray McDonald is drunk in a recording that led to his arrest on suspicion of assaulting a woman holding the couple’s baby at his home in Northern California. McDonald was later arrested at another home and accused of child endangerment and domestic violence. The Chicago Bears released him later Monday.

      

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Kershaw, Dodgers breeze to 8-0 win over Braves (Yahoo Sports)0

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a five-hitter and capped a six-run fourth inning with an RBI single, Adrian Gonzalez notched his 1,000th RBI with a two-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-0 on Tuesday night.

      

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Kershaw, Dodgers breeze to 8-0 win over Braves (Yahoo Sports)0

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a five-hitter and capped a six-run fourth inning with an RBI single, Adrian Gonzalez notched his 1,000th RBI with a two-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-0 on Tuesday night.

      

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Moreland, Fielder lead Rangers to 7th straight win (Yahoo Sports)0

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Texas manager Jeff Banister felt good about returning to .500. Now he wants the Rangers to keep going. Mitch Moreland hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Rangers beat the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on Tuesday night for their seventh consecutive victory.

      

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Donaldson’s 2nd homer lifts Blue Jays over White Sox 10-9 (Yahoo Sports)0

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Josh Donaldson thrives on coming through in the clutch. Donaldson hit a three-run homer off David Robertson in the ninth inning, his second home run of the game, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays over the Chicago White Sox 10-9. ”That’s probably one of the better feelings in baseball, to hit a walkoff homer,” Donaldson said.

      

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Brassard, Lundqvist lead Rangers past Lightning 7-3 (Yahoo Sports)0

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Derick Brassard had a hat trick and Henrik Lundqvist stopped 36 shots in another season-saving performance as the New York Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-3 Tuesday night to force Game 7 in the Eastern Conference finals. Brassard also had two assists for the Rangers, who evened the series 3-3 after being shut out in Game 5 at home. Keith Yandle, James Sheppard and J.T. Miller also scored on Ben Bishop, who was pulled with New York leading 5-1 with just under 13 minutes remaining.

      

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Seager powers Mariners over Rays, 7-6 in 10 (Yahoo Sports)0

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Kyle Seager’s grand slam put the Seattle Mariners up by three runs in the eighth inning Tuesday night. The game-winner, Seager’s 10th home run of the season, came off Brad Boxberger (2-2) after the Rays had rallied for three runs to tie the game in the ninth. ”It was a very emotional game, had its momentum turns for sure,” said Seager, who drove in six runs with three hits and extended his hitting streak to 12 games.

      

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