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Brewers put OF Schafer on DL, reinstate Overbay

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have put outfielder Logan Schafer on the 15-day disabled list and reinstated first baseman Lyle Overbay from the paternity list.

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Gomez, Snider ejected after Brewers, Pirates brawl

Pittsburgh Pirates' Travis Snider, left, takes down Milwaukee Brewers' Carlos Gomez as Brewers' Rickie Weeks, right, joins a skirmish between the two teams during the third inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, April 20, 2014. Gomez and Snider were ejected from the game. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Brewers CF Carlos Gomez and Pirates OF Travis Snider were ejected from a game Sunday afternoon following a third-inning brawl.

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Flyers rally to beat Rangers 4-2, even series

Philadelphia Flyers goalie Ray Emery (29) blocks a shot by New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (12), of Sweden, with Flyers defenseman Luke Schenn (22) defending, in the second period of Game 2 of the first round of the Stanley Cup hockey playoffs at Madison Square Garden in New York , Sunday, April 20, 2014.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Luke Schenn scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, and backup Ray Emery made 31 saves for the Philadelphia Flyers, who rallied to beat the New York Rangers 4-2 on Sunday to even the first-round playoff series.

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Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

In this April 17, 2014 photo, workers continue the construction at a gas pipeline site in Harmony, Pa. Dennis Martire, from the Laborers’ International Union, or LIUNA, said that the man-hours of union work on large pipeline jobs in Pennsylvania and West Virginia have increased by more than 14 times since 2008. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they’re now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom.

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Braun homers twice, rallies Brewers over Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ryan Braun hit two homers, including a two-run shot with two outs in the ninth inning that sent the Milwaukee Brewers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-7 Saturday night.

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