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Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin talks with umpires Adam Hamari, left, and Bill Miller, right, after the Texas Rangers' Carlos Corporan was given a base after being hit by a pitch from A's starter Kendall Graveman in the second inning of their baseball game Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Texas won the game 10-1.

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A’s end home skid against King Felix, beat Mariners

The A's only scored twice off Hernandez but peppered him for 10 hits — the most he has allowed this season.

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Women’s World Cup: England beats Germany to finish 3rd

England's victory over the top-ranked Germans came after a gut-wrenching 2-1 semifinal loss to Japan that was decided on an own goal on Wednesday.

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic makes a return to Kurumi Nara of Japan during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

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Wimbledon: Defending champ Kvitova upset, Federer advances

Madison Keys and Caroline Wozniacki also posted victories on the women's side.

Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

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Bye bye Blazers: LaMarcus Aldridge chooses the San Antonio Spurs

The Dallas native says on Twitter, "I'm happy to say I'm going home to Texas and will be a Spur!! I'm excited to join the team and be close to my family and friends."

Seattle Sounders supporters in a crowd of nearly 40,000 hold up scarves at the start of an an MLS soccer match against the New England Revolution, Sunday, March 8, 2015, in Seattle.

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Mears’ first MLS goal lifts Sounders past United, 1-0

The Sounders (10-7-2) snapped a three-game losing streak and climbed into a tie with Vancouver atop the Western Conference.

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Bells win third series opener against Kitsap 4-0

The Bells are in first place at 16 - 9.

Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz follows the flight of his three-run home run off Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Brad Boxberger during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Mariners' Chris Taylor, and Robinson Cano also scored on the hit. The Mariners won the game 3-0.

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Mariners hit 4 HR’s in win over A’s

The Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 9-5 Friday night for their third win in four games.

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Dempsey, Chandler score as US beats Guatemala 4-0

Clint Dempsey converted a penalty kick in his return from a suspension for a confrontation with a referee, Timmy Chandler scored his first international goal and the United States routed Guatemala

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Oilers sign Connor McDavid to 3-year, entry-level contract

The Edmonton Oilers have agreed to terms with center Connor McDavid on a three-year, entry-level contract.

Portland Trail Blazers' Robin Lopez (42) reaches over San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (4) for a rebound during the first half of Game 1 of a Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series, Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in San Antonio.

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AP source: Knicks agree to deal with center Robin Lopez

Lopez will leave the Portland Trail Blazers to fill the open spot in the middle for the Knicks

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Day five at Wimbledon

Serena Williams had a tough time but advanced while Novak Djokovic cruised to an easy win.

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AP sources: Mavericks, DeAndre Jordan agree to 4-year deal

DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust wait for Dallas in pursuit of the free-agent center.

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See what’s new on Netflix this month

Are you over fireworks and cookouts? Stay inside and binge on these movies and shows that are now showing on Netflix.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here is a look at some of this weekend's major sporting events.

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Making headlines this week

A look at some of the biggest headlines this week and the stories you may have missed.

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Mayweather, Pacquiao, Perry among the ‘best paid’ celebrities

Musicians and athletes dominate the world's highest-paid celebs, according to the latest rankings.

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Soldier arrested for carrying assault rifle in NC mall

A Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a mall after appearing with an assault rifle.

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez walks off the field after striking out during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, in Baltimore.

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A-Rod, Yanks settle dispute; team to give $3.5M to charities

Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees have settled their dispute over a marketing payment the team declined to give him, agreeing the club will make $3.5 million in charitable contributions.

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11 home games for WWU men’s soccer in 2015

The Western Washington University men’s soccer team will play will play 11 home games including two exhibition games, during the 2015 season, at Robert S. Harrington Field on Western’s campus.

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

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Country star honors Lynden teen who died in car crash

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After Lynden High graduate, Sofia Milstead died on her way to a country music concert, she was honored on stage by country music star Thomas Rhett.

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Bell beat Kelowna Falcons 6-1 and break records along the way.

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Center fielder Arron Stroosma breaks the West Coast League all time stolen base record with his 30th, and Dustin Breshears broke a Bells hitting record, with a least 1 hit in 12 straight games.

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Stricklen hits go-ahead with 8.2 left, Sun beat Storm 67-66

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Shekinna Stricklen scored off a rebound with 8.2 seconds left to give Connecticut the lead and finished with 15 points in the Sun's victory over the Seattle Storm on Friday night.

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Walker, Cruz lead Mariners to 6-1 win over Twins

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the first inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Wednesday, April 15, 2015.

Taijuan Walker pitched a one-hitter for his first career complete game in 29 major league starts, and Nelson Cruz and Jesus Montero homered to lift the Seattle Mariners over the Minnesota Twins.