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Braves beat Reds 8-0 for 6th win in last 7

Atlanta Braves' Justin Upton watches his hit off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher David Holmberg with the bases loaded to drive in two runs in the third inning of a baseball game, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Cincinnati. Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco is at right. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Justin Upton extended his hitting streak to 12 games with a bases-loaded single during Atlanta’s decisive third inning, and the Braves extended their offensive resurgence with an 8-0 victory over the fading Cincinnati Reds on Thursday night.

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AP source: Bengals LB Burfict gets 3-year deal

Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict tackles New York Jets wide receiver David Nelson (86) in the first half of an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Tony Tribble)

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals and Vontaze Burfict agreed to a three-year contract extension that will pay the Pro Bowl linebacker a maximum of $20.05 million through 2017, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press.

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AFC North trying to regain reputation as the best

Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson hugs quarterback Andy Dalton (14) prior to an NFL preseason football game against the New York Jets, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — They do things a little differently in the AFC North.

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Margus Hunt emerging on Bengals line

CINCINNATI (AP) — Margus Hunt got compared to a Russian boxer from “Rocky IV” when he arrived in the NFL. Two preseason games into his second season, he’s forging his own identity.

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Serena Williams wins Cincinnati, beating Ivanovic

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Serena Williams won her elusive Cincinnati title on her sixth try, beating Ana Ivanovic 6-4, 6-1 on Sunday in the Western & Southern Open.

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