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Philadelphia honors Little League team with parade

Members of the Taney Dragons baseball team, in blue, meet with Philadelphia Phillies players before a tribute to celebrate the team's accomplishments during the Little League World Series before a baseball game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Washington Nationals, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Howard, meet Mo’ne Davis.

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Roster spots on the line for Panthers and Steelers

In this Aug. 8, 2014, file photo, Carolina Panthers' Joe Webb (14) throws a pass against the Buffalo Bills during the second half of a preseason NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. Panthers third-string quarterback Joe Webb could be the beneficiary of a rib injury to Cam Newton. The Panthers only kept two QBs last season, but with Newton hurting coach Ron Rivera is strongly considering keeping three QBs. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Webb has a job beyond the weekend.

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Philadelphia plans parade for Little League team

Taney Dragons' Mo'ne Davis gestures to fans during a parade in Philadelphia, Wednesday Aug. 27, 2014, to celebrate the team's accomplishments during the Little League World Series. (AP Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The youth baseball team whose star 13-year-old female pitcher and performance in the Little League World Series drew a wide following received a champion’s treatment in a parade Wednesday in downtown Philadelphia.

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Phillies lose run on reversal, fall to Rangers 3-2

Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Marlon Byrd lays out for a fly out by Texas Rangers' Donnie Murphy in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Mitch Moreland was out at first trying to get back after heading to second on the play. The Rangers won 3-2. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ben Revere got the call on the field. The Philadelphia speedster wasn’t as fortunate in the replay office more than a thousand miles away.

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