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In this photo taken Aug. 1, 2017, a vinyl kite, at right, used to ward off seagulls, flies over the top deck of the Oakland Coliseum before the start of a baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics in Oakland, Calif. Both Bay Area baseball franchises are experimenting with unconventional measures to deal with their own respective seagull situations. The kites in Oakland even have catchy nicknames chosen by fans: Falcon McFalconface and Scott Hattebird, after former A's star Scott Hatteberg. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Gulls: Winningest team in San Francisco Bay Area baseballThe Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants are experimenting with unconventional measures to keep away large flocks of gulls that fly in from the coastline and circle their San Francisco Bay Area ballparks in search of leftovers.
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Three-run 10th inning sends Rangers past Angels
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FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2016, file photo, Alabama coach Nick Saban watches his team warm up for the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game between Alabama and Florida in Atlanta. Alabama has the No. 1 spot in The Associated Press' preseason media poll. Saban's Tide has become the surest thing in sports these days. They don't always win the national championship _ just half the time over the last eight years–but they are always in contention. Since 2008, only once has the Tide lost more than one game before bowl season. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
Pick-6: Miami back, Darnold strikes pose, Tide _ yep _ rollsPick-6: Miami back, Darnold strikes pose, Tide _ yep _ rolls
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Brooke Henderson takes a shot as her sister and caddie Brittany Henderson, right, take part in the PRO-AM at the 2017 CP Women's Open of the LPGA Tour, in Ottawa on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)
PGA playoff fever, and all the math that comes with itThe Week Ahead: The playoff chase begins on the PGA Tour, the Solheim Cup hangover on the LPGA
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Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano (22) walks off the field with a member of the training staff after being injured in the second inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
LEADING OFF: Rajai Davis joins Bosox, Ray returns for DbacksLEADING OFF: Rajai Davis joins Bosox, Ray returns for Dbacks
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Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano (22) walks off the field with a member of the training staff after being injured in the second inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
LEADING OFF: Rajai Davis joins Bosox, Ray returns for DbacksLEADING OFF: Rajai Davis joins Bosox, Ray returns for Dbacks
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Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Harrison (5) is congratulated by teammates after hitting a walk-off home run to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers and break up the no-hitter by Dodgers starting pitcher Rich Hill in the tenth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Pittsburgh. The Pirates won 1-0 in ten innings.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Hill loses no-hit try on HR in 10th, Pirates top Dodgers 1-0Dodgers lefty Rich Hill lost his perfect game on an error in the ninth inning, then lost his no-hitter on a leadoff home run in the 10th by Josh Harrison that sent the Pittsburgh Pirates over Los Angeles 1-0
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