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August 22, 2014 - 11:48pm
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FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Je-Vaughn Watson and Fabian Castillo scored second-half goals, and 10-man FC Dallas beat Real Salt Lake 2-1 on Friday night to make it a three-way tie atop the Western Conference.

FC Dallas (12-7-6) extended its undefeated streak to 10 games, while Real Salt Lake (11-5-9) lost for the first time in seven matches. Both teams are tied with Seattle with 42 points apiece.

Real Salt Lake's Blas Perez received his second yellow card of...

August 22, 2014 - 11:43pm
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East Division
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Evansville4933.598
Washington5034.595
Southern Illinois5035.588½
Lake Erie4935.5831
Florence3846.45212
Traverse City
August 22, 2014 - 11:38pm
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August 22, 2014 - 11:37pm
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North Division
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Syracuse (Nationals)7656.576
Pawtucket (Red Sox)7460.5523
Buffalo (Blue Jays)7161.5385
Rochester (Twins)7163.5306
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Yankees)6469
August 22, 2014 - 11:36pm
32 sec ago

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — With a stable of running backs now complementing quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the Green Bay Packers offense could be as potent as ever this season.

Rodgers threw for two touchdowns, Eddie Lacy rumbled for a 1-yard score on the Packers' opening drive and prized free agent acquisition Julius Peppers recorded his first sack of the preseason in the Packers' 31-21 victory Friday night over the Oakland Raiders.

The game was stopped for...

August 22, 2014 - 11:36pm
32 sec ago

CINCINNATI (AP) — Justin Upton hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning Friday night, rallying the Atlanta Braves to a 3-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds after left-hander Mike Minor came up four outs short of a no-hitter.

Upton's 25th homer off Manny Parra (0-1) gave Atlanta its seventh victory in eight games.

David Hale (4-4) pitched out of a two-on threat in the 11th. Craig Kimbrel got the last three outs for his 38th save in 42 chances....

August 22, 2014 - 11:35pm
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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Josh Harrison homered, doubled, singled and drove in a career-high five runs, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Milwaukee Brewers 8-3 Friday night.

Andrew McCutchen also homered for Pittsburgh, which had lost nine of 12 going into the series against the NL Central-leading Brewers.

Jeff Locke (5-3) pitched six strong innings, giving up two runs and two hits. He walked six, but was able to strand five runners.

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August 22, 2014 - 11:30pm
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Pittsburgh Milwaukee
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August 22, 2014 - 11:28pm
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rookie right-hander Yordano Ventura struck out six in six innings for his 10th victory, and Billy Butler and Josh Willingham had inning-starting homers for the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals in a 6-3 win at Texas on Friday night.

The hard-throwing Ventura (10-9) allowed one run, four hits, and three walks.

Greg Holland worked a scoreless ninth for his MLB-leading 40th save in 42 opportunities after Wade Davis retired...

August 22, 2014 - 11:28pm
20 min 30 sec ago
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East Division
WLPct.GB
Evansville4933.598
Washington5034.595
Southern Illinois5035.588½
Lake Erie4935.5831
Florence3846.45212
Traverse City
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