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Hamilton, Braves outlast Mets 2-1 in 14 after deGrom shines

Hamilton, Braves outlast Mets 2-1 in 14 after deGrom shines

By JAKE SEINER NEW YORK (AP) — With Jacob deGrom and the Mets hard-throwing bullpen missing bats at a historic pace, the NL East-leading Braves were ready to win with small ball Friday night. That’s exactly what Billy Hamilton is there for — although this first contribution wasn’t exactly on script. Hamilton singled home the…read more

Koepka leads at East Lake as stars get some separation

Koepka leads at East Lake as stars get some separation

By DOUG FERGUSON ATLANTA (AP) — A storm delay at the Tour Championship slowed the momentum of Brooks Koepka and Justin Thomas, right when they were starting to pull ahead in the chase for the $15 million FedEx Cup. The final hour Friday showed how quickly it can change — and for Rory McIlroy, why…

Panthers optimistic Cam Newton will be ready for opener

Panthers optimistic Cam Newton will be ready for opener

By STEVE REED CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers general manager Marty Hurney is “cautiously optimistic” Cam Newton will be ready for the Sept. 8 regular season opener against the Los Angeles Rams after the quarterback suffered a left mid-foot sprain in a preseason game. Newton injured his foot in Carolina’s 10-3 loss Thursday night at…

No. 8 Florida, Miami embrace spotlight as they start season

No. 8 Florida, Miami embrace spotlight as they start season

By MARK LONG ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida and Miami have the college football stage to themselves for 3 ½ hours Saturday, a new chapter in their once-heated and storied rivalry. The eighth-ranked Gators and the rebuilding Hurricanes will usher in the 2019 season inside a packed stadium in Orlando, surrounded by sideline celebrities and…

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