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Injury-hit Raiders lose again, fall to Miami 38-14

Oakland Raiders' Matt McGloin reacts as he is sacked during the NFL football game against Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium in London, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

LONDON (AP) — The Oakland defense still needs plenty more improvement, and both sides of the ball could do with fewer injuries.

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This Date In Baseball

1913 — Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators finished the season with 36 victories by virtue of a 1-0 decision over the Philadelphia A’s.

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Rangers pull out bullpen stops to keep A’s waiting

Texas Rangers' Robinson Chirinos points skyward as he crosses home plate after hitting a two-run home in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/John F. Rhodes)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — One after the other, Texas relievers came out of the bullpen to try to keep the Oakland Athletics from clinching their third straight trip to the playoffs.

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Seattle stays alive with 4-3 win over Angels

Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout hits a home run in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

SEATTLE (AP) — Kendrys Morales, Michael Saunders and Dustin Ackley homered against Jered Weaver, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 on Friday night to remain in the hunt for a playoff spot.

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Beltre homer in 9th sends Rangers past A’s 2-1

Texas Rangers first baseman Adam Rosales comes down with the ball Oakland Athletics' Eric Sogard is safe at first base during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014. Sogard reached first base on a bunt. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Beltre hit a walk-off homer in the ninth inning, and the Texas Rangers kept Oakland from getting closer to clinching an AL wild-card spot with a 2-1 victory against the Athletics on Thursday night.

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