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The Latest: 49ers aim to join 5 other teams at 3-0

Sep. 26, 2021 20:13 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 3 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 8:10 p.m. The San Francisco 49ers are hoping to join five other teams at 3-0 as Week 3 of the NFL season winds down. The Niners are hosting Green Bay in the...

Sweet! Cardinals win 16th in row, go ahead in 9th, top Cubs

Sep. 26, 2021 19:32 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Andrew Knizner slid across home plate, hopped up and pumped his right arm in jubilation. Make it a very sweet 16 for the St. Louis Cardinals. Knizner scored the go-ahead run on Codi Heuer's wild pitch in the ninth inning, and the...

Reds rout Nationals 9-2 to keep slim playoff hopes alive

Sep. 26, 2021 18:57 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tyler Stephenson and Nick Castellanos hit consecutive home runs, Kyle Farmer broke open the game with a grand slam and the Cincinnati Reds kept alive their slim playoff hopes by routing the Washington Nationals 9-2 Sunday. Cincinnati won its third...

Phils' 5-game win streak ended by Pirates; Atlanta on deck

Sep. 26, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phillies starter Hans Crouse gave up a home run to Cole Tucker on his first major league pitch and Philadelphia’s playoff hopes took a hit Sunday with a 6-0 loss to Max Kranick and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Phillies, who had won five in a row,...

Prescott set to play at home for 1st time since ankle injury

Sep. 26, 2021 13:21 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott said he didn't need the long-anticipated return to his home field, where the devastating ankle injury happened last year, to consider himself completely recovered. The star Dallas quarterback still might take a moment to reflect on the...

Lawmaker arrested for allegedly violating protection order

Sep. 26, 2021 12:05 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pennsylvania state representative was arrested Friday and has been charged with harassment and violation of a protection from abuse order filed by his wife in what his attorney says was a “domestic issue," a newspaper reported. The Philadelphia...

LEADING OFF: Cards seek sweet 16, Yanks-Red Sox for WC lead

Sep. 26, 2021 03:48 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ CARDS FLY Fresh off setting a franchise record with their 15th straight win, Harrison Bader and the Cardinals try to finish off a sweep at Wrigley Field. ...

Saturday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 23:25 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Allentown Central Catholic 14, Parkland 7 Archbishop Ryan 32, Archbishop Carroll 6 Beaver Area 21, Seton-LaSalle 7 Bishop Canevin 20, Greensburg Central Catholic 14 Bishop...

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,...

Przybylko scores, Union beat short-handed Atlanta

Sep. 25, 2021 18:05 PM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Kacper Przybylko scored in the 71st minute and the Philadelphia Union beat Atlanta United 1-0 on Saturday. Philadelphia (10-7-8) won for the second straight game. Atlanta (9-8-9) had its three-match winning streak come to an end. ...