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Mercury rout Sparks for 14th straight victory

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Phoenix Mercury’s winning streak has evolved so that they don’t need Diana Taurasi, Candice Dupree or Brittney Griner to lead the way.

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Padres rout Cubs 11-3

San Diego Padres catcher Rene Rivera, center, celebrates with teammates after the Padres' 13-3 win over the Chicago Cubs in a baseball game Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — You would never know the San Diego Padres have the lowest team batting average in the major leagues by the way they hit against the Chicago Cubs and starter Edwin Jackson.

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Padres rout Cubs 11-3

San Diego Padres catcher Rene Rivera, center, celebrates with teammates after the Padres' 13-3 win over the Chicago Cubs in a baseball game Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — You would never know the San Diego Padres have the lowest team batting average in the major leagues by the way they hit against the Chicago Cubs and starter Edwin Jackson.

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Aoki’s 14th-inning hit lifts Royals over Indians

Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas (8) celebrates with Salvador Perez (13) and other players after hitting an inside-the-park home run in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, July 24, 2014.  (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After four hours, 23 minutes and a dozen pitchers combining to throw 397 pitches, Nori Aoki gave the Kansas City Royals a win.

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Mary Cain wins 3,000 at world juniors

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Mary Cain sprinted the last 120 meters and pulled away from the field to win the 3,000 meters at the IAAF world junior championships on Thursday night at Hayward Field.

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