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Youth coach: Inspiring speech was spontaneous

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A youth baseball coach from Rhode Island who has become an Internet sensation for the inspiring speech he made after his team was eliminated from the Little League World Series says the talk was spontaneous and from the heart.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 August 2014

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Schilling blames chewing tobacco for mouth cancer

BOSTON (AP) — Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he's battling mouth cancer and blames 30 years of chewing tobacco use.

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Kent State starting center dies in sleep

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kent State says one of its football players has died and that police believe he passed away from an undetermined medical issue.

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Age no opponent for some of NFL's veteran stars

NEW YORK (AP) — There's something stunning happening on Michael Vick's head.

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Serena Williams seeded No. 1 at US Open; Halep 2nd

NEW YORK (AP) — Top-ranked Serena Williams is seeded No. 1 as she seeks her third straight U.S. Open title.

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Gomes, Holt rally Indians in 7-5 win over Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tyler Holt arrived at Target Field 25 minutes before the first pitch. The Cleveland Indians' rookie had a quick bite to eat, took a few swings in the batting cage and then got the biggest hit of his young career.

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Scoring change alters history for Jeter, Wagner

NEW YORK (AP) — Turns out, the hit that tied Derek Jeter with Honus Wagner came a day later than everyone thought.

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Cardinals beat Reds on bases-loaded HBP in 9th

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals are finding new ways to get walk-off wins.

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