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Iwakuma drilled as Mariners lose 8-1 to Angels

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma, of Japan, throws against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning of a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hisashi Iwakuma had never lost to the Los Angeles Angels, and he set their first eight batters down with perhaps the best stuff Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon had ever seen from him.

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Angels clinch playoff spot, beat Mariners 8-1

The Los Angeles Angels celebrate their team's 8-1 win against the Seattle Mariners in a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels refused to indulge in champagne, cigars or self-congratulation after securing their first playoff spot in a half-decade.

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Dodgers ride 8-run inning to 11-3 win over Rockies

Los Angeles Dodgers' Dee Gordon (9) and Justin Turner (10) smile after scoring against the Colorado Rockies during the sixth inning of a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

DENVER (AP) — Matt Kemp helped fire up the offense with his first-inning homer. He also got fired up over something Los Angeles Dodgers teammate Yasiel Puig either said or did.

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Dodgers ride 8-run inning to 11-3 win over Rockies

Los Angeles Dodgers' Dee Gordon (9) and Justin Turner (10) smile after scoring against the Colorado Rockies during the sixth inning of a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

DENVER (AP) — Matt Kemp helped fire up the offense with his first-inning homer. He also got fired up over something Los Angeles Dodgers teammate Yasiel Puig either said or did.

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Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin (18) makes six yard touchdown reception during the second half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — With Nick Foles at quarterback and LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles in the backfield, the Philadelphia Eagles are never out of the game.

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