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This Date In Baseball

1927 — Babe Ruth hit his 60th home run of the season in the eighth inning off Tom Zachary to lead the New York Yankees to a 4-2 victory over the Washington Senators.

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McGinley ends career on a winning note

Europe team captain Paul McGinley, right, and Jamie Donaldson attend a press conference after Europe won the 2014 Ryder Cup golf tournament at Gleneagles, Scotland, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) — Paul McGinley is ready to call it a career in the Ryder Cup, and it ended on a perfect note.

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At Asian Games, doping tests catch only small fry

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Dope testing at this year’s Asian Games has been more stringent than ever — and so far only two of the more than 9,500 athletes taking part in the regional Olympic-style event have tested positive.

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Bayern heads to Moscow, Manchester City hosts Roma

Cologne's Jonas Hector, left, and Bayern's Arjen Robben from the Netherlands challenge for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between FC Cologne and Bayern Munich in Cologne, Germany, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Group E of the Champions League features two teams that need to recover from defeats in opening matches.

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Time to heed the ‘don’t kill Rooney’ advice again

Manchester United players including Wayne Rooney, centre left, react after conceding a goal to West Ham United during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

LONDON (AP) — Don’t kill Wayne Rooney. It’s advice that is as pertinent now for English football as it was eight years ago when offered as Sven-Goran Eriksson’s last act as England coach.

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