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Bruce hits 2 HRs, Reds beat Diamondbacks 7-2

Associated Press

Jay Bruce returned from a two-week layoff and homered in each of his first two at-bats Monday night. Bruce missed the last two weeks because of a strained abdomen.

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CINCINNATI — No one can call the Cincinnati Reds losers anymore.

Jay Bruce returned from a two-week layoff and homered in each of his first [...]

Reds acquire Bloomquist from Royals

Associated Press

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CINCINNATI — With only three weeks left in the regular season, the Reds added some bench depth by acquiring utility player Willie Bloomquist from the Royals for a player to be named or cash considerations.

Bloomquist was scratched from the Kansas City lineup Monday afternoon about a half-hour before a game against the A’s. [...]

Brady closes odd week strong as Pats beat Bengals

Associated Press

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Tom Brady survived a frightening car crash, signed a rich contract and ended his week with what he wants most: a win.

The quarterback who makes headlines on and off the field threw two of his three touchdown passes to Wes Welker, who returned after a speedy recovery from a serious [...]

Votto’s HR sends Reds over Pirates 5-4 in 10

Associated Press

Joey Votto led off the bottom of the 10th inning with his 33rd homer, sending the Cincinnati Reds to a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates

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CINCINNATI—Even Joey Votto had to stop and watch this one.

Votto led off the bottom of the 10th inning with his 33rd homer, sending the Cincinnati Reds to [...]

Kentucky breezes past Western Kentucky 63-28

Associated Press

Western's Jared Clendenin, left, and Quanterus Smith, right, pressure Kentucky back-up quarterback Morgan Newton during the fourth quarter of their football game in Lexington.

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LEXINGTON, Ky. — Randall Cobb did it all, accounting for three touchdowns to lead Kentucky to a 63-28 victory over Western Kentucky on Saturday night.

The junior wide receiver caught [...]

Buckeyes have 4 picks in beating Miami

Associated Press

Ohio State defensive lineman Cameron Heyward returns an interception against the Miami in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, in Columbus, Ohio.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Miami quarterback Jacory Harris and the 12th-ranked Hurricanes came into their showdown with No. 2 Ohio State confident and comfortable.

Four [...]

Louisville starts strong, tops E. Kentucky 23-13

Associated Press

Louisville's Adam Froman looks to pass while trying to elude the Colonel defense. (By Matt Stone, The Courier-Journal) Sept. 11, 2010

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville senior quarterback Adam Froman passed for 219 yards and a touchdown as the Cardinals beat Eastern Kentucky 23-13 on Saturday.

Froman threw for 190 of his yards in the first [...]

Carmona, Indians blank Twins 2-0

Associated Press

CLEVELAND — Fausto Carmona changed his grip — and finally his luck.

Using a wicked changeup to go with his sinful sinker, Carmona pitched a three-hitter for his first shutout in more than two years, slowing Minnesota’s September surge and leading the Cleveland Indians to a 2-0 win over the AL Central-leading Twins on Friday [...]

Reds break slump, beat Pirates 4-3 in 12

Associated Press

Homer Bailey throws against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 10, 2010

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CINCINNATI — A broken-bat grounder. A low throw. A dropped ball. A lot of things went right to help the Cincinnati Reds break out of their deepest slump of the season.

They’ll take it all.

Francisco [...]

Pittsburgh Pirates (47-93) at Cincinnati Reds (80-61) Preview

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7:10 PM ET, September 11, 2010 Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

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Edinson Volquez is getting another chance to find a place in the Cincinnati Reds’ rotation.

Recalled from the minors, Volquez looks to help the NL Central-leading Reds to a second straight victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday [...]