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Hernandez hit hard, Mariners routed by Blue Jays

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, center, leaves the mound after being pulled from the game against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Tuesday, Sept, 23, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

TORONTO (AP) — Dalton Pompey hit his first major league homer and the Toronto Blue Jays roughed up Felix Hernandez for a career worst-tying eight earned runs in a 10-2 victory over the Mariners that further dented Seattle’s fading wild-card chances.

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Cueto wins 19th, Reds beat Brewers 3-1

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto throws against the Milwaukee Brewers in the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/David Kohl)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Johnny Cueto kept his hopes of a 20-win season in play, and Todd Frazier and Devin Mesoraco hit back-to-back homers on Tuesday night, sending the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-1 victory that pushed the Milwaukee Brewers to the verge elimination from wild card contention.

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Sue Bird 1st 4-time player on US basketball roster

In this Thursday, July 31, 2014 file photo, Seattle Storm's Sue Bird plays against the Indiana Fever in a WNBA basketball game in Seattle. Bird became the first American player to make four world championship teams when USA Basketball announced the roster on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. Bird won gold medals in 2002 and 2010 and a bronze medal in 2006.  (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

Sue Bird is in a class by herself.

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Mo’ne Davis to donate jersey to Hall of Fame

In this Aug. 15, 2014, file photo, Pennsylvania's Mo'ne Davis delivers in the first inning against Tennessee during a baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa. Davis is headed to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Davis, the first girl to win a game at the Little League Baseball World Series, will donate the jersey she wore during the game to the museum on Thursday. She'll be accompanied by teammates from both her Little League World Series team and the travel team she's played on since she was seven. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Mo’ne Davis’ performance in the Little League World Series has earned her a place in baseball’s Hall of Fame.

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Georgia begins run of 7 SEC games vs Tennessee

Georgia wide receiver Kenneth Towns (9) runs past Troy linebacker Mark Wilson (35) to score a touchdown in the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Coming off a game that was little more than a glorified scrimmage, Georgia is getting serious again.

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