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Cubs strike out 15 times in 5-3 loss to Giants

After hitting a solo home run, San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey, right, celebrates with teammate Michael Morse during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — It didn’t matter where Travis Wood located any of his pitches against the San Francisco Giants’ lineup.

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Cubs beat Giants 2-1 in suspended game

After hitting a solo home run, San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey, right, celebrates with teammate Michael Morse during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner made sure the San Francisco Giants finished their long and strange series with Chicago Cubs on a winning note.

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Bell, Blount play after arrest, Steelers lose

Pittsburgh Steelers' LeGarrette Blount (27) is tackled by Philadelphia Eagles' Trent Cole (58) and others during the first half of an NFL preseason football game, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Steelers running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount played in a preseason game one day after they were arrested for marijuana possession.

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Angels complete sweep with 2-0 win at Boston

Boston Red Sox's Daniel Nava, left, flips his bat after striking out to end the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Boston, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. The Angels defeated the Red Sox 2-0. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Leaving runners on base wasn’t as much of a problem as getting them there for the Boston Red Sox as their losing skid hit five in a 2-0 loss to the Los Angeles Angels.

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Foles, offense sharp as Eagles beat Steelers

Philadelphia Eagles' Matthew Tucker (39) is tackled by Pittsburgh Steelers' Mike Mitchell (23) during the second half of an NFL preseason football game, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — This was more like last year’s Eagles.

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