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A’s deal Tommy Milone to Twins for Sam Fuld

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics have traded left-hander Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld.

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NBA ref Violet Palmer to marry longtime partner

In this April 15, 2012, file photo, referee Violet Palmer explains a call to Orlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy, not shown, as Cleveland Cavaliers' Lester Hudson (14) looks on during an NBA basketball game in Cleveland. Palmer, the first woman to referee an NBA game, says she will marry her longtime female partner, celebrity hair stylist Tanya Stine,  on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)

Violet Palmer made her biggest call yet: The NBA referee will marry her partner of 20 years on Friday.

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This Date In Baseball

1906 — Harry McIntire of the Brooklyn Dodgers pitched 10 2-3 innings of no-hit ball before Claude Ritchey of Pittsburgh singled. McIntire weakened in the 13th and lost 1-0 to the Pirates on an unearned run, finishing with a four-hitter.

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Matheny: Cardinals suffer ‘ugliest loss’ of year

St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong is unable to get off a decent relay after getting a force out on San Diego Padres' Everth Cabrera at second base in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — At least the St. Louis Cardinals didn’t get shut out.

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Gyorko, Venable back Hahn in Padres’ 12-1 laugher

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Jesse Hahn throws against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rookie Jesse Hahn gave himself a nice present on his 25th birthday and his teammates gave him far more run support than he needed.

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