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Perez help Rangers sweep A’s with 3-0 win

Texas Rangers' Martin Perez works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Martin Perez pitched his second consecutive shutout to extend his scoreless innings streak to 26 and the Texas Rangers wrapped up a three-game sweep of the Oakland Athletics with a 3-0 victory Wednesday.

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Tracy McGrady signs with baseball team

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Former NBA star Tracy McGrady signed Wednesday to pitch for the Sugar Land Skeeters in the independent Atlantic League.

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TCU receiver Carter faces drug possession count

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU wide receiver Brandon Carter has been charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop in Fort Worth.

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McHugh strikes out 12 as Astros beat Seattle 5-2

Houston Astros starter Collin McHugh delivers a pitch in the seventh inning of a  baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

SEATTLE (AP) — Collin McHugh didn’t know he was starting Tuesday until late the night before. When he took the mound, he surprised just about everyone with his performance.

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Ducks, Getzlaf have to respond to physical Stars

Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf (15) recoils from a punch to the mask by Dallas Stars' Antoine Roussel (21) of France in the second period of Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series game, Monday, April 21, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

DALLAS (AP) — Anaheim captain Ryan Getzlaf says it’s obvious the Ducks have to compete “a little bit harder” against the Dallas Stars.

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