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Monday, Sep 1, 2014 - 3:53pm

Serena Williams rolls to US Open quarters

NEW YORK (AP) -- Serena Williams reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal of the year with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Kaia Kenepi at the U.S. Open on Monday, keeping her hopes alive for a third straight Flushing Meadows crown....

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Monday, Sep 1, 2014 - 3:51pm

Djokovic tops Kohlschreiber, reaches US Open QFs

NEW YORK (AP) -- Playing mostly mistake-free tennis, top-seeded Novak Djokovic reached the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open for the eighth year in a row - and at a 22nd consecutive Grand Slam tournament overall....

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Monday, Sep 1, 2014 - 3:40pm

Phils' Hamels pulled with no-hitter thru 6 innings

ATLANTA (AP) -- Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies has been pulled after pitching six innings of no-hit ball against Atlanta, and reliever Jake Diekman threw a hitless seventh....

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Monday, Sep 1, 2014 - 3:32pm

Gronk promises he will play Sunday; Dolphins ready

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots' opener at Miami this Sunday....

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Monday, Sep 1, 2014 - 1:52pm

Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization."...

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