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Hudson solid, Hammels better in Giants’ loss

Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon pitches during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Philadelphia. The Phillies won 2-1. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The San Francisco Giants couldn’t have asked for more from Tim Hudson.

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Pence drives in 3, Giants beat Phillies 3-1

San Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence doubles down the right field line to score three runs and reach third base on a throwing error during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Philadelphia. The Giants won 3-1. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There are no secrets to Hunter Pence’s approach to hitting in crucial situations. His simple strategy worked again.

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Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1

Pittsburgh Pirates' Travis Snider rounds third after hitting a solo home run off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Dan Haren during the second inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Clint Hurdle isn’t sure the Pittsburgh Pirates need an ace to make it to the postseason for the second straight year.

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Eagles OT Lane Johnson suspended 4 games

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson has been suspended for the first four games of the season for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drugs policy.

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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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