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Tuck, Reece out for Raiders vs. Cardinals

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Defensive end Justin Tuck and fullback Marcel Reece will miss the Oakland Raiders game against the Arizona Cardinals.

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This Date In Baseball

1910 — Philadelphia’s Jack Coombs, on one day of rest, had a complete-game victory to beat the Chicago Cubs 12-5 and give the Athletics a 3-0 lead in the World Series. Coombs also had three hits and drove in three runs in the game.

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Kings beat Israel’s Maccabi Haifa 91-59

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins, center, grabs a rebound between Maccabi Haifa's Alex Chubrevich, left, and Rene Rougeau, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball exhibition game in Sacramento, Calif., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Sacramento Kings beat Israel’s Maccabi Haifa 91-59 in an exhibition game Saturday night.

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UCLA rallies to beat California 36-34

UCLA running back Paul Perkins, left, is greeted by teammate Caleb Benenoch, right, after scoring a touchdown during the first half of a NCAA college football game against California, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Brett Hundley threw for 330 yards and two touchdowns and added a third score on the ground to help UCLA snap a seven-game skid at California with a 36-34 victory Saturday.

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Giants fan who caught home-run ball gives it back

San Francisco Giants Travis Ishikawa hits a walk-off three-run home run during the ninth inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in San Francisco. The Giants won 6-3 to advance to the World Series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A lifelong San Francisco fan had a piece of team history in his hands Thursday night: the home run ball that sent the Giants to the World Series.

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