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Cardinals overcome 5-run deficit to beat Cubs 9-6

St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday follows through on a two-run single during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in St. Louis. The Cardinals won 9-6. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday doesn’t get too technical about what he tries to do at the plate for the Cardinals.

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Errors doom Tigers in 6-2 loss to White Sox

Detroit Tigers starter Rick Porcello, right, and catcher Bryan Holaday react after Chicago White Sox's Avisail Garcia hit a one-run single during the second inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — All those errors added up to one ugly loss for the Detroit Tigers.

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Athletics acquire Dunn from White Sox

Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu (79) celebrates with teammate Adam Dunn (44) after Dunn hit a two-run home run during the third inning in the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Detroit Tigers in Chicago, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Chicago won 6-3. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — Needing a slugger, the sluggish Oakland Athletics acquired Adam Dunn from the Chicago White Sox on Sunday, hoping to boost their lineup for the final stretch.

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Tigers rest Miguel Cabrera because of sore ankle

CHICAGO (AP) — The Detroit Tigers withheld slugger Miguel Cabrera from the lineup for Sunday’s game against the Chicago White Sox because of a sore right ankle.

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Sale Ks 13, White Sox beat Scherzer and Tigers 6-3

Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Chicago, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Sale overcame a shaky start to strike out a season-high 13, beating Max Scherzer in a matchup of All-Star aces and leading the Chicago White Sox past the Detroit Tigers 6-3 in the first game of a day-night doubleheader Saturday.

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