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Anderson leads Rockies over Pirates 8-1

Colorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez watches his home run sail over the wall in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider)

DENVER (AP) — Brett Anderson left Friday night’s game before he wanted to. Still, he was a winner for the first time in 15 months.

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Florida’s Whitney wins world junior 200 meters

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Kaylin Whitney of Florida overcame a yellow card to win the 200 meters Friday night in the IAAF world junior championships at Hayward Field.

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Brandon Jones makes it 2 for 2 in ARCA

CLERMONT, Ind. (AP) — Brandon Jones made it 2 for 2 in his ARCA Racing Series career, winning from the pole Friday night at Lucas Oil Raceway.

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Rangers use record 31st pitcher, beat A’s 4-1

Oakland Athletics' John Jaso, left, is tagged out by Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre as Jaso tried to advance on a single by the Yoenis Cespedes in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 25, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jerome Williams became the record 31st pitcher for Texas this season, Neftali Feliz was back in a familiar finishing role and the Rangers finally got a home victory in July.

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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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