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Astros win on last at-bat to sweep Angels
Fri, 31 Jul 3:56 AM
HOUSTON (AP) Houston's Jason Castro came up with a dramatic three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Astros a 3-0 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday, completing a three-game sweep and opening a two-game lead over the Angels atop the American League West division.
Astros, Blue Jays add pieces in trades to make playoff push
Fri, 31 Jul 2:51 AM
HOUSTON (AP) With mere hours until the trade deadline, the Houston Astros and Toronto Blue Jays have sent a clear message that they're going for it - making big moves to try and propel their teams into the playoffs for the first time in a long time.
Cowboys' Bryant says he's a changed man money can't change
Fri, 31 Jul 2:39 AM
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) Dez Bryant took a couple of long pauses, first to search for a way to describe how he has matured and then to find the right word to describe skeptics who think he hasn't changed at all.
With baseball's 2nd-worst record, a lost season for Marlins
Fri, 31 Jul 2:38 AM
MIAMI (AP) Ace right-hander Jose Fernandez is unbeaten and perhaps stronger than ever after recovering from elbow surgery. Giancarlo Stanton remains one of baseball's top power hitters. Dee Gordon is among the game's leaders in batting average and stolen bases. Adeiny Hechavarria has become an All-Star shortstop.