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Union appeals Rice’s indefinite suspension by NFL

In this Aug. 7, 2014, file photo, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice sits on the sideline in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Baltimore. The NFL players' union has appealed the league's indefinite suspension of Ray Rice, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.(AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The NFL players’ union appealed Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension Tuesday night, saying that he shouldn’t be punished twice for punching his fiancee in a casino elevator.

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Orioles clinch AL East with 8-2 win over Blue Jays

Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones greets fans after a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Baltimore. Baltimore won 8-2 to clinch the American League East. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles won their first AL East crown since 1997, using home runs by Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 Tuesday night before a boisterous crowd of 35,297 at Camden Yards.

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Ravens can’t ‘get away’ from Rice saga

In this June 18, 2014, file photo, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice stretches during NFL football practice at the team's training facility in Owings Mills, Md. It's an NFL fact of life: If a player has talent, a team can find a place for him, no matter how bad his off-the-field profile. Ray Rice is testing that maxim, as much for his deed as the fact that it's documented on video. He's suspended now, but can he rehab his image enough to come back on the field?   (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — A three-day break wasn’t enough to separate the Baltimore Ravens from the Ray Rice saga, and coach John Harbaugh expects the suspended running back and domestic violence to remain topics the team and the NFL will be addressing the foreseeable future.

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Yankees can’t hold lead 9th, fall to Orioles 3-2

New York Yankees' Brian McCann, center, rounds second base after hitting a solo home run in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — It didn’t matter that David Robertson had already pitched two days in a row. The New York Yankees desperately needed to preserve a ninth-inning lead, and their closer insisted he was capable of doing the job.

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Orioles rally to beat Yankees 3-2

Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Chris Tillman throws to the New York Yankees in the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — No matter what the situation and regardless of who’s at the plate, the Baltimore Orioles believe they’re going to win.

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