Arrieta, Cubs silence Pirates to win NL wild card

...flummoxed on how to get to attack a right-hander who has matured from raw project into overpowering force.Hurdle shelved slugger Pedro Alvarez - whose 27 homers led the team but whose 23 errors made him a defensive liability - in favor of more sure-handed Rodriguez...
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Cardinals first team to clinch playoff berth

...Louis comeback.Carpenter homered off Zac Rosscup to cut it to 5-3. Tommy Pham and Jason Heyward followed with singles, but Pedro Strop got the final three outs - including a sac fly by Yadier Molina that trimmed it to 5-4 - for his third save."It was...
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Muslim group doesn't fault school, police for detention

...Ahmed's ethnicity.Ahmed's father emigrated from Sudan and twice ran for the presidency of that country.Fourteen-year-old Pedro Andrade said school officials were right to be cautious but added, "If they really did think that it was a bomb, why didn't...
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Today In Sports History for Sept. 3

...Sorenstam shoots 10 under for the day to finish 19 under, two strokes ahead of Cristie Kerr in the State Farm Classic.2007 - Pedro Martinez completes his comeback from major shoulder surgery, becoming the 15th pitcher to strike out 3,000 batters in his...
3 pitchers, catcher enter baseball Hall

...baseman have a new moniker - Hall of Famer.Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio were inducted into the...and credits brother Ramon, a starter with the Dodgers during Pedro's rookie season in Los Angeles, as a key to his career...
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Today In Sports History for July 31

...straight home runs and in an unlikely fashion. Number eight hitter Woody Held hits a two-out homer off Paul Foytack, pitcher Pedro Ramos follows with his second homer of the game, Tito Francona and Larry Brown's first major league homer finish the string...
Back to school skate Kagan Gerdon (2nd) and Elijah Borrego (3rd).In the intermediate group, Tristen Hunter finished first, followed by Pedro Franco and Cain Ramsey.Timmy Flood took the expert group, followed by Monty Nix and Jason Gordon.Three judges determined...
Today In Sports History for July 26

...million-dollar golfer in LPGA history.1987 - Stephen Roche of Ireland wins the Tour de France by 40 seconds over Spain's Pedro Delgado. Jeannie Longo of France wins the women's race, finishing 2:52 ahead of Italy's Maria Canins.1992 - Miguel...
Nieuwenhuis' 3 HR lift Mets over Arizona

...last-place Brewers.The Dodgers took two out of three from the Brewers to go into the All-Star break with a 51-39 record.Pedro Baez (2-1) got the victory with a strikeout in one inning of relief. Kenley Jansen pitched the ninth to earn his 16th save...
Martinez, Johnson, among 4 voted to MLB Hall of Fame

NEW YORK - Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz dominated in an era of offense, each in their own way.The 6-foot-10 Big Unit became the tallest...
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