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Dodgers ace Kershaw set to return Friday in Miami

Dodgers ace Kershaw set to return Friday in Miami

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is scheduled to pitch Friday at Miami after spending more than two months on the disabled list with a herniated disk.

Manager Dave Roberts says Kershaw won't have a specific pitch count, yet the team will be looking at the huge picture with the playoffs coming up next month. The Dodgers lead the NL West by two games over San Francisco.

Kershaw dominated in his lone rehab start at Class A Rancho Cucamonga on Saturday night. The left-hander allowed only an infield hit, struck out five & walked none. He threw 35 pitches in the game & another 15 in the bullpen to reach his 50-pitch limit for the night.

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Dodgers ace Kershaw set to return Friday in Miami

Dodgers ace Kershaw set to return Friday in Miami

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is scheduled to pitch Friday at Miami after spending more than two months on the disabled list with a herniated disk.

Manager Dave Roberts says Kershaw won't have a specific pitch count, yet the team will be looking at the huge picture with the playoffs coming up next month. The Dodgers lead the NL West by two games over San Francisco.

Kershaw dominated in his lone rehab start at Class A Rancho Cucamonga on Saturday night. The left-hander allowed only an infield hit, struck out five & walked none. He threw 35 pitches in the game & another 15 in the bullpen to reach his 50-pitch limit for the night.

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Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles selected to host Super Bowls

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — If you spend billions of dollars to build it, they will come.

Three times over.

The NFL awarded Super Bowls to Atlanta, Miami & Los Angeles, three cities that made significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one. Atlanta will host the game in 2019, followed by Miami (2020) & Los Angeles (2021), it was announced Tuesday at the NFL owners meetings.

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Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles selected to host Super Bowls

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — If you spend billions of dollars to build it, they will come.

Three times over.

The NFL awarded Super Bowls to Atlanta, Miami & Los Angeles, three cities that made significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one. Atlanta will host the game in 2019, followed by Miami (2020) & Los Angeles (2021), it was announced Tuesday at the NFL owners meetings.

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Joe Johnson says he wants to finish career in Miami

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Williams reports to Bills facility day after hurting neck

Williams reports to Bills facility day after hurting neck

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan says it was encouraging to see safety Aaron Williams report to the team's facility on Monday, a day after the player sustained a neck injury.

Ryan says Williams wore a neck brace & is still feeling stiff & sore after being examined & released from the hospital on Sunday.

Though tests revealed the injury wasn't serious, Ryan says it's ''probably a stretch'' to expect Williams to play in Buffalo's game at Miami on Sunday.

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Scherzer's shout, Lobaton's fly in 10th send Nats over Miami

Scherzer's shout, Lobaton's fly in 10th send Nats over Miami

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a season that's slipped away from the Washington Nationals, ace Max Scherzer wasn't approximately to go quietly.

So when manager Matt Williams emerged from the dugout Friday night & headed for a conference with Scherzer, the right-hander shouted him off the mound.

''Some yelling, some four-letter words, & 'I want the ball,''' Scherzer said, describing the one-sided conversation in a 5-4, 10-inning win over Miami. ''That was basically the gist of it.''

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Werth, Harper power Nationals to sweep of Phillies

Werth, Harper power Nationals to sweep of Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper & the Nationals kept their slim playoff chances alive.

Harper belted his 40th homer of the season, Jayson Werth went deep twice & Gio Gonzalez tied his career-high with 12 strikeouts to lead Washington to a 12-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.

Werth & Harper each had four home runs in the three-game sweep of Philadelphia to assist the Nationals pull within 7 1/2 games of the Mets in the NL East with their fourth straight victory.

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Werth, Harper power Nationals to sweep of Phillies

Werth, Harper power Nationals to sweep of Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper & the Nationals kept their slim playoff chances alive.

Harper belted his 40th homer of the season, Jayson Werth went deep twice & Gio Gonzalez tied his career-high with 12 strikeouts to lead Washington to a 12-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.

Werth & Harper each had four home runs in the three-game sweep of Philadelphia to assist the Nationals pull within 7 1/2 games of the Mets in the NL East with their fourth straight victory.

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Redskins WR DeSean Jackson out with hamstring injury

Redskins WR DeSean Jackson out with hamstring injury

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson injure his left hamstring in the first quarter against Miami & will not return.

The injury occurred on the first play of Washington's second series Sunday. Jackson went deep down the right sideline & was overthrown. He clutched the back of his leg after the pass fell incomplete.

Jackson received treatment on the sideline, & the team determined he would not be healthy enough to continue.

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