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Vargas, Twins avert sweep with 4-1 win vs Indians

Minnesota Twins' Oswaldo Arcia, right, gives an elbow bump to Kennys Vargas as a ball boy, center, waits his turn after Vargas hit a solo home run off Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber in the fourth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Thursday.

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NFC North has potential for plenty of points

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers throws during the first quarter of an NFL preseason football game against the St. Louis Rams Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)

Green Bay’s grab of the NFC North for the third straight season, giving the Packers seven of the 12 titles since the division formed, was predictable.

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Gibson falters as Indians overtake Twins 7-5

Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson throws against the Cleveland Indians in the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Gibson had the home crowd behind him and a five-run lead from his Minnesota Twins teammates as he returned to the mound for the second inning.

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