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Reds P DeSclafani has slam, beats Cubs

CINCINNATI (AP) The last-place Cincinnati Reds slammed the Chicago Cubs – again. Anthony DeSclafani hit the first grand slam by a Cincinnati pitcher in 59 years, helping the Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 11-2 on Saturday for
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Rangers beat Twins for 7th straight win

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Adrian Beltre and Robinson Chirinos homered to help Yovani Gallardo win for the first time since last July as the Texas Rangers beat the Minnesota Twins 9-6 on Saturday. Delino DeShields had two hits and
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FIFA reviewing Swiss duo's celebrations

MOSCOW (AP) FIFA’s disciplinary committee has opened proceedings against Swiss players Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri for goal celebrations during their 2-1 win over Serbia in Kaliningrad. FIFA also said Saturday it has opened disciplinary proceedings against
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Free-agent Tavares to talk to 5 teams

DALLAS (AP) Ilya Kovalchuk signed with the Kings in his return to the NHL, the Hurricanes and Flames pulled off a five-player trade, and John Tavares will now explore different possibilities for his future. After a dull
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Kroos' late goal revives Germany's hopes

SOCHI, Russia (AP) The desperate world champions from Germany were seconds from losing control of their World Cup fate when Toni Kroos whispered to Marco Reus just outside Sweden’s penalty area. With the score tied in the
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Mexico wins again, 2-1 over South Korea

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) The criticism of Mexico’s national team heading into the World Cup was loud and scathing. The answer has been emphatic. The Mexicans won their second straight match at the tournament, beating South Korea 2-1
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