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WIU football player to be bone marrow donor for infant

MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — A linebacker for Western Illinois University’s football team is set to become a most valuable player for an infant with a rare immune disorder.

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Royals OF Cain thinks bad blood with White Sox is over

CHICAGO (AP) — Kansas City outfielder Lorenzo Cain is ready to move on after the Royals brawled with the Chicago White Sox in the series opener on Thursday night.

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Gordon makes spectacular catch in Royals’ loss to White Sox

Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon, right, watches his two-run home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Chicago on Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Alex Gordon knew exactly what was going to happen when he hustled over to make a play on Micah Johnson’s foul liner. And he went all out for it anyway.

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Garcia leads White Sox past Royals in suspended game

Chicago White Sox's Tyler Flowers, right, celebrates with first base coach Daryl Boston after hitting an one-run single against the Kansas City Royals during the sixth inning of a baseball game on Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — David Robertson threw the first pitch of the afternoon and the last one. And the Chicago White Sox hoped it would go that way on one strange Sunday.

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Reds waste chances, lose another game to Cubs 5-2

Cincinnati Reds' Anthony DeSclafani walks off the field at the end of the fourth inning in a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Cincinnati, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — The latest version of the Reds is looking much like that past few editions. If the bullpen isn’t struggling, the offense is wasting chances.

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