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Browns begin life without Gordon vs. Bears

In this Aug. 4, 2014, file photo, Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon rests during practice at the NFL football team's training campin Berea, Ohio. Gordon has been suspended by the NFL one year for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Gordon's suspension is effective immediately and he will miss the entire 2014 season.  (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

CLEVELAND (AP) — On the eve of their final exhibition game, the Browns had denial turn into reality.

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Chicago’s Little League champs return as heroes

Jackie Robinson West All Stars Little League baseball team manager Darold Butler shakes the hand of a fan as his team participate in a rally to celebrate the team's U.S. Little League Championship Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — The ballpark gleams, exactly as the home of the Little League World Series national championship team should.

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Petricka gives up HR in 10th again for White Sox

Chicago White Sox left fielder Dayan Viciedo chases down a double by Cleveland Indians' Carlos Santana during the first inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — The White Sox and reliever Jake Petricka were beaten in the 10th inning for the second straight game.

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Walters, Indians beat White Sox 8-6 in 10 innings

Cleveland Indians' Zach Walters watches his two-run home run during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Chicago, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — Zach Walters hit a two-run home run in the 10th inning, lifting the Cleveland Indians to an 8-6 victory over the sliding Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.

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Reds lose 3-0 to Wood, Cubs

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto bounces a rosin bag off his arm in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Johnny Cueto was upset. Not by the lack of run support from the Cincinnati Reds. It was the rain that bothered the ace right-hander.

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