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Braves’ collapse ends with playoff hopes dashed

New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom throws in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Jacob deGrom hopes Mets manager Terry Collins lets him make one last start.

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Braves GM Wren heads toward uncertain winter

Atlanta Braves fans sits in the outfield stands after the Braves lost to the New York Mets 10-2 in a baseball game, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Braves general manager Frank Wren doesn’t know what the immediate future holds for him and his struggling team.

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Rally lifts Washington over Georgia State 45-14

Washington's Marcus Peters (21) snags the ball in the end zone in front of intended receiver Georgia State's Robert Davis in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Seattle. Peters was flagged for pass interference on the play, leading to a Georgia State touchdown on the drive. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington was anticipating its matchup with Georgia State would provide one final tune up before the start of Pac-12 conference play against Stanford next weekend.

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Michel’s 3 TDs lead No. 13 Georgia past Troy, 66-0

Georgia running back Sony Michel (1) breaks free for a gain as Troy cornerback Keion Payne (2) gives chase in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Sony Michel ran for 155 yards and three touchdowns to highlight a big day for freshmen in No. 13 Georgia’s 66-0 win over Troy on Saturday.

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Gospel stars go on tour after recent operations

In this Aug. 9, 2014 file photo, gospel Singer Donnie McClurkin poses at the 2014 Neighborhood Awards held at the Philips Arena in Atlanta. Grammy-winning gospel singers McClurkin and Fred Hammond are preparing for the Festival of Praise Tour, which spans 31 cities. The tour, which includes Cleveland, Detroit, Miami and Atlanta, kicked off this week as McClurkin recovers from surgery to remove precancerous cells from one of his vocal cords and Hammond recuperates after having a bilateral knee replacement. (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Donnie McClurkin can hardly talk. Fred Hammond could barely walk. But the Grammy-winning gospel singers are preparing for the Festival of Praise Tour, which spans 31 cities.

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