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Rangers reinstate OF Adduci after concussion

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers have reinstated outfielder Jim Adduci from the disabled list after he missed 3 1/2 weeks because of a concussion.

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Purdue looks for confidence vs Iowa

Purdue's Sean Robinson (10) brings down Southern Illinois' Malcom Agnew (31) during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in West Lafayette, Ind. Purdue won 35-13. (AP Photo/The Journal & Courier, Michael Heinz ) MANDATORY CREDIT; NO SALES

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue is making progress. The Boilermakers already have won twice — one more than in 2013 — and have beaten an FBS school, something they did not achieve during coach Darrell Hazell’s first season as coach.

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Toronto’s Bradley fined for criticizing officials

Toronto FC 's Gilberto, right, celebrates with Michael Bradley after scoring against Chivas USA during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Toronto on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

NEW YORK (AP) — Toronto FC midfielder Michael Bradley has been fined by Major League Soccer for criticizing the officials after a game.

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Sheriff: Distraction may have killed Nevada racer

This Sept. 23, 2014, photo provided by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office shows the scene of a fatal motor accident, after a racer from California crashed and died Sunday close to the finish line of the Silver State Classic Challenge highway road race, near Hiko, Nev. Authorities say passenger Amy Bowser of Reno escaped with minor injuries, but her father, Philip Bowser, was pronounced dead at the scene, before he reached the Silver State Classic Challenge finish line of a high-speed, open-highway race through rural Nevada. (AP Photo/Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A veteran race driver from California may have been distracted for a moment before his silver 1997 Porsche 993 crashed off a sweeping turn and exploded into a fireball close to the finish line of a high-speed highway road rally in rural Nevada, the local sheriff said Tuesday.

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Indians’ Carrasco sorry for criticizing defense

Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Upset and frustrated with his defense, Carlos Carrasco made his own error.

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