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Volquez rusty, Pirates lose to Dodgers 5-2

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez (36) collects himself on the mound during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Pittsburgh Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ten days of rest was the last thing Edinson Volquez needed before trying to extend his winning streak.

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This Date In Baseball

1905 — Weldon Henley of the Philadelphia Athletics pitched a no-hitter, defeating the St. Louis Browns 6-0 in the first game of a doubleheader. It was the highlight of Henley’s 4-11 season.

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Angels with latest big move before trade deadline

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price throws against the Minnesota Twins in the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Minneapolis. Price gave up four hits in eight innings as the Rays won 5-1.. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Oakland general manager Billy Beane acted boldly, trading top prospect Addison Russell in a deal that brought starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Athletics.

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This Date In Baseball

1921 — The Cleveland Indians and the New York Yankees combined for an AL-record 16 doubles in the Indians’ 17-8 victory. Cleveland had nine doubles and New York seven.

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Rockies SS Tulowitzki leaves game with leg injury

Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki (2) grimaces as he walks back to the dugout after grounding out to end the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh Saturday, July 19, 2014. Tulowitzki left the game.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Colorado Rockies All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki was forced out of Saturday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates by a cramp in his left thigh.

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