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Castillo outdoes Buehler, Reds end Dodgers' win streak at 6

Sep. 17, 2021 22:31 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Luis Castillo struck out 10 while outpitching Walker Buehler, Kyle Farmer doubled twice and the Cincinnati Reds snapped the Los Angeles Dodgers’ six-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory Friday night. The Reds have dropped their last seven series to...

Crowe's five solid innings lead Pirates over Marlins

Sep. 17, 2021 22:30 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Wil Crowe won for the first time since July 30 and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 on Friday night. He allowed one run in five innings, giving up three hits. Crowe (4-7) struck out five and walked one. The right-hander’s outing also...

Kluber beats Indians, Gallo homers twice as Yanks win 8-0

Sep. 17, 2021 22:21 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Corey Kluber won for the first time in nearly four months, pitching six shutout innings in his first outing against the team that helped him blossom into a star, and the New York Yankees routed Cleveland 8-0 Friday night in the start of the Indians’ final series in the...

Ravens put CB Chris Westry on IR after knee injury

Sep. 17, 2021 18:57 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens put cornerback Chris Westry on injured reserve following a knee injury. The Ravens announced the move Friday. It's another blow to the team's secondary. Baltimore already lost cornerback Marcus Peters for the season because...

College Football Hall of Fame DT Roger Brown dies at 84

Sep. 17, 2021 18:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roger Brown, a College Football Hall of Famer and six-time Pro Bowl selection with the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams, has died. He was 84. The Lions and College Football Hall of Fame announced his death on Friday. The Lions said a member of...

Packers placing OLB Za'Darius Smith on IR due to back issue

Sep. 17, 2021 18:20 PM EDT

The back issue that bothered Green Bay outside linebacker Za’Darius Smith throughout the preseason will now force the Packers to play without their Pro Bowl pass rusher for the next few weeks. Green Bay placed Smith on injured reserve Friday, which means he will miss at...

Sign of times: Jets defense out to eliminate explosive plays

Sep. 17, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jeff Ulbrich walked into his office on his first day as the New York Jets' defensive coordinator and found a handmade sign on display waiting for him. It simply read in bold letters written in black marker: “ELIMINATE EXPLOSIVES!!” ...

Sore ankle keeps Bradley Chubb questionable for Jacksonville

Sep. 17, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Bradley Chubb will set foot on a high school field in Jacksonville to take stock of a sore ankle that sidelined him for the season opener. The Denver Broncos plan to carefully monitor the outside linebacker during a walkthrough Saturday to see if the ankle...

Chargers look to deal Cowboys first 0-2 start since 2010

Sep. 17, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

DALLAS (0-1) at LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (1-0) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Los Angeles by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Dallas 1-0-0, Los Angeles 1-0-0. SERIES RECORD: Cowboys...

Chargers place OL Bulaga on injured reserve, sign Schofield

Sep. 17, 2021 14:31 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Starting offensive tackle Bryan Bulaga was placed on injured reserve by the Los Angeles Chargers on Friday. Bulaga was battling groin and back injuries throughout training camp. He started at right tackle during last Sunday's opener at...