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Mariners swept out of Dodger Stadium with 5-2 loss

Seattle Mariners’ Nelson Cruz reacts as he returns to the home plate after hitting a solo home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Los Angeles, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lloyd McClendon has been using his bullpen a lot more than he desired, and that makes the Seattle Mariners manager very unhappy.

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McHugh Ks 11 in Astros’ 6-1 win over Athletics

Houston Astros' Luis Valbuena, right, points to the stands after crossing the plate on a solo home run as Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt looks to the mound in the seventh inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Astros starter Collin McHugh pumped his fists and cheered as he walked off the field.

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M’s lose to Dodgers on Rodney’s 1st blown save

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma, of Japan, throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tuesday, April 14, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fernando Rodney had another chance to do his customary bow-and-arrow pantomime bit. This time, however, former teammate Howie Kendrick stuck him with his first blown save of the season.

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Kendrick’s 2-run single in 9th helps Dodgers beat Mariners

Los Angeles Dodgers' Alex Guerrero, right, is congratulated by Joc Pederson, center, after hitting a two-run home run, as Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino watches during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 14, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Howie Kendrick’s first game-ending hit for the Los Angeles Dodgers was extra sweet because it came off a former teammate and one of the best closers in the game.

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Crabtree announced deal to sign with Raiders

In this Nov. 23, 2014, file photo, San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree (15) runs from Washington Redskins linebacker Keenan Robinson (52) during an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif. The Oakland Raiders have agreed to a deal with Crabtree, a free agent. Crabtree announced on his Twitter account Monday night, April 13, 2015, that he is joining the Raiders. ESPN first reported the deal. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have agreed to a deal with free agent wide receiver Michael Crabtree.

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