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Marte's double in 9th lifts A's 2-1, stalls Astros

Sep. 25, 2021 20:03 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Starling Marte hit a game-ending double with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics past the Houston Astros 2-1 on Saturday. The A’s are four games behind AL wild card co-leaders Boston and New York, with...

Suarez shutout, Harper HR, Phils win 5th in row, top Pirates

Sep. 25, 2021 19:59 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ranger Suarez has done a little bit of everything this season for the Philadelphia Phillies. Right now, he’s keeping them in the playoff race. Suarez pitched a four-hit shutout, Bryce Harper homered and the Phillies kept up their playoff push,...

Cardinals set team record with 15th straight win, beat Cubs

Sep. 25, 2021 19:44 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Harrison Bader and the St. Louis Cardinals clear recognize their record is impressive. Now they also want to win their next game — and many more after that. The Cardinals set a franchise mark with their 15th straight win, boosted when catcher Yadier...

O'Connell rallies Boilermakers late to get past Illini 13-9

Sep. 25, 2021 19:09 PM EDT

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Aidan O'Connell hooked up with T.J. Sheffield on a 14-yard scoring pass with 5:44 left to play for Saturday's only touchdown, giving Purdue a 13-9 victory over rival Illinois. The Boilermakers (3-1, 1-0 Big Ten) rebounded from their only loss...

Angels star Trout makes it official: He's out for the season

Sep. 25, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout is officially shut down for the season. The three-time AL MVP suffered a calf strain on May 17 and hasn’t returned to the lineup since. The original prognosis was six to eight weeks of rehabilitation, but the...

With QB Coan out, No. 12 Irish beat No. 18 Badgers 41-13

Sep. 25, 2021 17:58 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — To win more games than any coach in the storied history of Notre Dame football, Brian Kelly has needed to be adaptable. Maybe never more than the first month of this season. The Fighting Irish have used three quarterbacks and four left tackles, moved away...

Packers won't have Jenkins for Sunday's game with 49ers

Sep. 25, 2021 17:50 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Elgton Jenkins has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers due to an ankle injury. Jenkins got hurt during Monday night's 35-17 victory over the Detroit Lions, though he remained in the...

Stewart out for playoff game against Mercury

Sep. 25, 2021 17:44 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart will not play in Sunday’s WNBA second-round playoff game against the Phoenix Mercury. Stewart injured a foot on Sept. 7 in a win over Washington when she came up hobbling after boxing out a Mystics player. The...

Packers make another Bay Area trip to face 49ers

Sep. 25, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

GREEN BAY (1-1) at SAN FRANCISCO (2-0) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EDT, NBC OPENING LINE: 49ers by 4, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Green Bay 1-1; San Francisco 1-1 SERIES RECORD: Packers lead...

Raiders seek 1st 3-0 start since '02 when they host Dolphins

Sep. 25, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

MIAMI (1-1) at LAS VEGAS (2-0) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Raiders by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Miami 1-1; Las Vegas 2-0. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 20-19-1. ...