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Joey Logano dominates Bank of America 500

Kevin Harvick finishes second

Kevin Harvick was the only driver seemingly able to keep up with Joey Logano for any significant amount of time after taking over the second position on a restart following a lap 194 caution.

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U.S. hangs on to win Presidents Cup

Americans win by a solitary point

For a moment on Sunday, Jordan Spieth’s was convinced he had just lost the Presidents Cup for the United States.

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Atlanta Braves sweep St. Louis Cardinals to end season on positive note

Braves take Sunday doubleheader

The National League Central champion Cardinals did not score a run in the three games at Turner Field and were swept by the Braves for the first time since July 2013.

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William Moore’s interception was the key play for the Falcons

The Falcons are 3-0 after beating the Cowboys

With the Falcons down 21-7 and showing no signs of stopping the Cowboys, William Moore intercepted an errant Brandon Weeden pass that was intended for tight end Jason Witten

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New York Mets sweep Atlanta Braves

Mets rally in ninth inning to tie, win in 10th inning

The New York Mets rallied from three runs down with two outs in the ninth inning and scored three times with two outs in the 10th inning to beat the Atlanta Braves.

Braves snap 12-game losing streak with win over Phillies

Williams Perez pitched seven strong innings and rookie third baseman Hector Olivera homered and drove in four runs as the Atlanta Braves snapped a 12-game losing streak

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Braves blown out by Nationals again

WASHINGTON — Gio Gonzalez allowed just two hits in six innings of shutout ball and center fielder Bryce Harper had a homer, two doubles and two RBIs as the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Saturday.

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Falcons finish preseason with 20-19 win over Baltimore | PHOTOS

ATLANTA — The Atlanta Falcons wrapped up the 2015 NFL preseason with a 20-19 win over the Baltimore Ravens Thursday night at the Georgia Dome. The Falcons finished 2-2 in the preseason.

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Judge overturns Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension was nullified by U.S. District Court Judge Richard M. Berman, clearing Brady to get back to football and his starting job with the defending Super Bowl champions one week before they open the regular season against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Day wins FedExCup opener The Barclays by six shots

Red-hot PGA Championship winner Jason Day of Australia romped to victory at The Barclays on Sunday, winning the opening event of the lucrative FedExCup Series by a whopping six strokes.

World number three Day reeled off eight birdies in a bogey-free final round 62 for a 19-under-par 261 total at Plainfield Country Club for his third victory in his last four starts.

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New York pounds Atlanta 20-6 for series sweep

It marked the 12th time this season the Yankees have scored double-digit runs, and the second time this series.

Nathan Eovaldi, supported by three early home runs, extended his league-leading winning streak to nine games in the New York Yankees’ 20-6 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday at Turner Field.

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Fan who died after falling from upper deck at Turner Field during Braves game ID'd

A fan fell from the upper deck at Turner Field during Saturday's Atlanta Braves game against the New York Yankees.

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Namesake Mercedes-Benz unveils new renderings of Atlanta's future NFL, MLS stadium | PHOTOS

AMB Sports & Entertainment announced Monday the expected news that Mercedes-Benz USA will be the naming partner of the new Atlanta stadium, which is now officially called Mercedes-Benz Stadium

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Jason Day wins PGA Championship in record style

Day posted a major record low of 20-under 268

The previous best at a major was the 19-under total of 269 recorded by Tiger Woods when he triumphed by eight shots in the 2000 British Open at St. Andrews.

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Matt Kenseth dominates in win at Michigan

Driver wins for second time in last three races

Kevin Harvick finished second, Martin Truex Jr. third, Austin Dillon fourth and Denny Hamlin fifth.

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