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CLEVELAND — Their lead in the AL Central down to three games, the Indians continue their series against the Minnesota Twins, who are 7-4 against Cleveland this season and have taken the first two games in the four-game series. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game time: 7:10 p.m.
CINCINNATI — The St. Louis Cardinals try to end their streak of two straight walk-off losses and even their series against the Cincinnati Reds. Michael Wacha (6-7) faces lefty Cody Reed (0-5). By Joe Kay. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts at 7:10 p.m.
RICHMOND, Va. — In what’s almost a badge of honor for coach Jay Gruden, Washington Redskins training camp has taken on an air of boredom. The old distractions of Robert Griffin III are gone, and even players have noticed things are calmer around the Redskins than in years past. By Stephen Whyno. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos by 6 p.m.
FBN–HALL OF FAME-STABLER
OAKLAND, Calif. — Ken Stabler built a Hall of Fame career on moments more than raw numbers. By Josh Dubow. SENT: 770 words, photos.
— EX-NFL PLAYER-CHARITY THEFT — A former Cleveland Browns wide receiver who pleaded guilty to stealing over $100,000 from two charities to finance gambling debts and personal expenses has been sentenced to 21 months in prison. Also moving on some news wires.
— TOM JACKSON-RETIREMENT: Hall of Fame broadcaster Tom Jackson is calling it quits after a 29-year career, with his final assignment set for this weekend at the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio.