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Giants swept by Padres; fall 4 ½ behind Dodgers

San Diego Padres' Seth Smith celebrates with teammates after scoring on a sacrifice fly by Alexi Amarista against the San Francisco Giants during the fifth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Don Boomer)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The reeling San Francisco Giants managed just six hits off Ian Kennedy and three relievers, losing 8-2 to the San Diego Padres on Sunday to fall 4 ½ games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West race.

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Panthers’ Williams, Cotchery inactive vs Steelers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers will be without starting running back DeAngelo Williams and wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Braves’ collapse ends with playoff hopes dashed

New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom throws in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Jacob deGrom hopes Mets manager Terry Collins lets him make one last start.

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Braves GM Wren heads toward uncertain winter

Atlanta Braves fans sits in the outfield stands after the Braves lost to the New York Mets 10-2 in a baseball game, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

ATLANTA (AP) — Braves general manager Frank Wren doesn’t know what the immediate future holds for him and his struggling team.

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Rays end home season with loss to White Sox

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Nathan Karns (51) during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 in St. Petersburg, Fla.  (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays ended a tough season at Tropicana Field with another loss.

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