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Rizzo hits 2 homers as Cubs beat Padres 6-0

Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo, right, watches his seventh inning home run as San Diego Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal, center, and umpire Pat Hoberg (31) look on during a baseball game in Chicago, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. This was Rizzo's second home run of the game.  (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)

CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs and Kyle Hendricks pitched seven innings in his return from the minor leagues on Tuesday night, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-0 victory over the San Diego Padres that snapped their five-game losing streak.

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Cubs designate Barney, activate Bonifacio

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs took another step toward the future on Tuesday, designating second baseman Darwin Barney for assignment.

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Royals 1B Eric Hosmer scratched with bruised hand

Boston Red Sox's David Ross, right, and umpire Kerwin Danley reach out to Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer after he was hit by a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game in Boston, Sunday, July 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

CHICAGO (AP) — Eric Hosmer has been scratched from the Kansas City Royals’ lineup against the Chicago White Sox with a bruised right hand.

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White Sox pitching coach out with vertigo

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper has vertigo and will miss Monday night’s game against the Kansas City Royals.

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Jacksonville State preseason favorite to win OVC

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jacksonville State may be the happiest that quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo now is in the NFL. The Gamecocks, who lost the outright league title to Garoppolo and Eastern Illinois last year, are this preseason’s favorite in the Ohio Valley Conference.

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