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1908 — Rube Waddell struck out 16, sending the St. Louis Browns past the Philadelphia A’s 5-4.

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Red Sox drop 5th straight, 3-0 to surging Rays

Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, left, argues with home plate umpire Chad Fairchild after Tampa Bay Rays' Desmond Jennings reached first base on a throwing error by Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 26, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — When the Boston Red Sox had chances to challenge several early calls, manager John Farrell kept quiet.

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QB McCown likes the way Bucs are coming together

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith walks on the field with Brandon Myers (82) and Josh McCown (12) during the NFL football team's training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Tampa Bay Times, Eve Edelheit)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Josh McCown expects the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to be better this season. He’s just reluctant to speculate how much.

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Price, Rays hand Red Sox 4th straight loss

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz, right, hits an RBI-single off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher David Price during the sixth inning of a baseball game on Friday, July 25, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia scored on the hit. Rays catcher Jose Molina, left, looks on. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jon Lester was good and David Price was a little better Friday night, resulting in a fourth straight loss for the Boston Red Sox.

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Bears set sights on playoffs after busy offseason

In this June 17, 2014, file photo, Chicago Bears' defensive end Jared Allen (69) rushes quarterback Jay Cutler during NFLfootball minicamp in Lake Forest, Ill. It was far from a quiet offseason for the Bears, and now they really hope to make some noise. Allen, 32, is the centerpiece of the makeover, the prized signing in free agency. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — It was far from a quiet offseason for the Chicago Bears, and now they really hope to make some noise.

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