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Sept. 7 1908 — Walter Johnson pitched his third consecutive shutout in four days with a 4-0, two-hit victory over the New York Highlanders. …

Padres activate OF Jon Jay from DL

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres have activated outfielder Jon Jay from the 60-day disabled list. Jay had been since June 20 with a rig…

Sports on TV

All Times Eastern Wednesday, Sept. 7 MLB BASEBALL 7 p.m. ESPN — St. Louis at Pittsburgh 10 p.m. ESPN — Texas at Seattle PARALYMPICS 7 p.m. N…

Marlins activate Giancarlo Stanton from DL

MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton’s season is not over after all, and the Miami Marlins hope getting their slugger back provides a much-needed …

Rays fire hitting coach Derek Shelton

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay has fired hitting coach Derek Shelton and replaced him with Chad Mottola, the organization’s minor lea…

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All Times Eastern Wednesday, Sept. 7 MLB BASEBALL 3:30 p.m. MLB — L.A. Angels at Oakland 7 p.m. ESPN — St. Louis at Pittsburgh 10 p.m. ESPN …