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Behind strong ground game, Auburn looking to take next step

"Yards after contact" has become a favorite football phrase among television commentators and broadcasters. Read more

Centennial ready for stiff C-2 challenges

Centennial brings back 13 starters from last year’s 12-1 Class C-2 state runner-up football team, three all-staters and six seniors who hav… Read more

PawSox plan to leave Rhode Island for Massachusetts

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — After a three-year search for a new home, the Pawtucket Red Sox are leaving Rhode Island for central Massachusetts. Read more

R.J. Barrett scores 35 points, Duke beats Toronto 96-60

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (AP) — R.J. Barrett scored 35 points in his second hometown exhibition game for Duke, Zion Williamson added 24 and the Blue Devils beat the University of Toronto 96-60 on Friday night in an exhibition game. Read more

Luck, RG3 following different paths through NFL careers

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III spent most of their football careers going head to head. Read more

Andrew Luck has his pep back, even on rainy day vs. Ravens

WESTFIELD, Ind. — Westfield? On Friday it was more like "wet field."An already damp Grand Park, firs… Read more

Marlins' Urena appeals penalty for hitting Acuna, can play

WASHINGTON (AP) — Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Urena is appealing his six-game suspension for intentionally hitting Ronald Acuna Jr. of the Braves with a pitch. Read more

Rangers CF DeShields to DL with fracture in middle finger

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers center fielder Delino DeShields has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a fracture on the tip of his right middle finger. Read more

Indians' Bauer out 4 to 6 weeks with leg fracture

CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer isn't going to let a stress fracture in his right leg get in the way of throwing a baseball. Read more

Correction: Mets-Phillies story

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In a story Aug. 17 about the first game of a doubleheader between the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Mets broke a franchise record for runs set on Aug. 16, 2017, during their 24-4 win over the Phillies. The Mets' previous record for runs of 23 was set on Aug. 16, 1987, against Chicago Cubs. Read more

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