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Giants lose 5th straight, 5-0 to Pirates

San Francisco Giants' Madison Bumgarner wipes his face in the first inning of a baseball against the Pittsburgh Pirates Monday, July 28, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After getting swept in a three-game home series to the Los Angeles Dodgers to fall out of first place in the NL West, the San Francisco Giants turned to their hottest pitcher to help wash away their woes.

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Worley tosses 4-hitter, Pirates beat Giants 5-0

Pittsburgh Pirates' Vance Worley works against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, July 28, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Except for about 30 friends and family in the stands, Sacramento native Vance Worley silenced the announced crowd of 41,794 at AT&T Park with the best performance of his career.

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Burnett struggles, Mets crush Phillies 7-1

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher A. J. Burnett reacts, burying his face in his jersey after allowing a fifth-inning, three-run, home run to New York Mets Travis d'Arnaud in a baseball game against the New York Mets in New York, Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets were smacking doubles off A.J. Burnett. The Phillies mostly managed singles off Bartolo Colon.

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Travis d’Arnaud homers, Mets crush Phillies 7-1

New York Mets Travis d'Arnaud (15) reacts as he is greeted by teammates in the dugout after  hitting a fifth-inning, three-run, home run off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher A.J. Burnett in a baseball game in New York, Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Travis d’Arnaud went 3 for 4 with a three-run homer, Bartolo Colon made his second straight strong start, and the New York Mets crushed the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 on Monday night.

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Fists flying in Philly

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin walks off the field at the NFL teams training camp at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Monday, July 28, 2014.  (AP Photo/The Express-Times, Matt Smith)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — This Eagles’ defense won’t be pushed around.

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