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Dolphins' Hayes tears ACL while trying to avoid flag on sack

It’s probably fair to say that William Hayes isn’t a fan of the NFL’s new roughing the passer penalty, which prevents defensive players from putting their body weight on quarterbacks. The Miami Dolphins defensive end tore his ACL on Sunday against the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nfl/teams/7"… NFL | theScore

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Orioles hold off Blue Jays to avoid series sweep

One night after setting a dubious record for losses, the Baltimore Orioles were ready to savour a rare win against a division rival. Rookie DJ Stewart hit his first major league home run and Baltimore used five pitchers to avoid a three-game sweep by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 Wednesday night. The Orioles bounced back one night after taking ...

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1st-inning barrage helps Jays avoid sweep by Rays

Slowly but surely, Aaron Sanchez is beginning to feel like his old self. The Blue Jays right-hander tied a season high with eight strikeouts, Aledmys Diaz hit his 17th home run as part of an early offensive explosion, and Toronto avoided the sweep with a 10-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday. Making his third start since coming ...

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Jansen could miss Colorado series to avoid irregular heartbeat relapse

The Los Angeles Dodgers may opt to keep Kenley Jansen away from Colorado later this week to avoid another heart scare. Jansen has twice experienced heart issues in Colorado, with his most recent scare coming four weeks ago. With the Dodgers traveling to play the Rockies beginning Friday, they… MLB | theScore

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