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Upton’s HR sends Braves over Reds 3-1 in 12th

Atlanta Braves' Justin Upton hits a two-run home run off Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher Manny Parra in the 12th inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Cincinnati. Atlanta won 3-1 in 12 inninngs. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Justin Upton made the lost no-hitter a little easier to take.

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Selig hasn’t changed outlook about Rose

Baseball commissioner Bud Selig answers questions at a news conference, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, prior to a baseball game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Atlanta Braves in Cincinnati. Cincinnati hosts the All-Star game in 2015. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — As his term winds down, baseball Commissioner Bud Selig hasn’t changed his outlook on Pete Rose’s lifetime ban for gambling.

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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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