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Indians-Royals game suspended in 10th inning

Members of the grounds crew  pull the tarp on the field during a rain delay in the 10th inning of a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Cleveland Indians Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The race for the AL Central title got another wrinkle Sunday night when Cleveland’s game at Kansas City was suspended in the 10th inning.

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Cardinals overcome 5-run deficit to beat Cubs 9-6

St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday follows through on a two-run single during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in St. Louis. The Cardinals won 9-6. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday doesn’t get too technical about what he tries to do at the plate for the Cardinals.

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Stults, Padres lose 7-1 to Dodgers

San Diego Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal puts tag on Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis who is out trying to score in the eighth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres are at least competitive heading into September, unlike earlier in the season when they were doomed by an atrocious offense.

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Harper homers twice in Nationals’ loss at Seattle

Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper hits a solo home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Seattle. Harper also hit a solo home run in the second inning. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

SEATTLE (AP) — Bryce Harper’s progress from his hand injury helped ease the sting of the Washington Nationals’ 5-3 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.

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Ryu returns from DL, pitches Dodgers to 7-1 win

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu works against the San Diego Padres in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu’s stint on the disabled list was nothing more than a speed bump.

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