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Brewers’ Smith suspended 8 games for rosin, sunscreen on arm

The umpiring crew walk to the mound to talk to Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Will Smith before ejecting him in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell didn’t see a shiny substance on reliever Will Smith’s right arm until it was too late.

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Smith regrets oversight with rosin, sunscreen on arm

Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Will Smith (13) has his glove and arm examined by the umpiring crew before being ejected during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers reliever Will Smith wanted to grip the ball better, so he followed a common practice of using rosin and sunscreen on his pitching hand.

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Mariners fail in clutch, fall to Orioles 5-4

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon, left, argues a strikeout call against Seattle's Kyle Seager with home run umpire John Tumpane, center, and third base umpire John Hirschbeck in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Baltimore. Baltimore won 5-4. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners spent nearly six hours trying to get a win that ultimately eluded their grasp for a variety of reasons, not the least of which was an ejection that infuriated manager Lloyd McClendon.

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Roger Bannister’s 4-minute mile shoes to go on auction block

The running shoes worn by Britain's Roger Bannister, the first man to run a sub 4 minute mile, on display during a media viewing at Christie's auction house in London, Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Bannister, who ran a time of 3 mins 59.4 seconds on May 6, 1954, wore theses lightweight shoes in the race. They will be sold at auction on Sept. 10, with an estimated sale price of 30-50,000 pounds sterling (US$ 46,600-77,600). (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

LONDON (AP) — The running shoes used to set one of the greatest milestones in sports history are going up for sale.

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