Giants earn 1st win in series against Cubs, 4-2

San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy throws against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy considers himself a No. 1 starter regardless of when he pitches in San Francisco’s rotation. All he cares about is delivering every fifth day, especially as September approaches with the World Series champion Giants in another tight playoff chase.

Grand jury indicts former 49er Ray McDonald on rape

FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, San Francisco 49ers' Ray McDonald sits on the bench during the second half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas. A Santa Clara County grand jury has indicted former 49ers defensive lineman McDonald on one count of rape of an intoxicated person. The announcement came Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, with the indictment stemming from an incident last Dec. 15 at McDonald's home. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Santa Clara County grand jury indicted former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on one count of rape of an intoxicated person.

Barnes leads Rockies to 6-3 win over Braves

Colorado Rockies second baseman DJ LeMahieu (9) drives in a run with a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Atlanta. Colorado won 5-1. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Colorado Rockies thought they missed their opportunity against Atlanta starter Shelby Miller. In the seventh inning, Miller gave them a second chance.

American Pharoah arrives at Saratoga for Travers

American Pharoah is bathed after arriving at Saratoga Race Course on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. The Triple Crown winner is the overwhelming favorite for Saturday's Travers Stakes horse race at Saratoga. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — With a dozen roses and about 300 people waiting to greet him, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah arrived at Saratoga Race Course on Wednesday and was led off a horse van next to his barn after a flight from California.

Cowboys think they have depth to handle injuries

FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2015, file photo, Dallas Cowboys defensive back Tyler Patmon (26) breaks up a pass to wide receiver Deontay Greenberry during NFL training camp in Oxnard, Calif. Orlando Scandricks season-ending knee injury was a flashback for Dallas coach Jason Garrett to losing linebacker Sean Lee during the offseason a year earlier. This time, the Cowboys think they have the cornerbacks to absorb the blow. Patmon is already being touted as the new slot cornerback, a position held by Scandrick before he emerged as the best cover guy on the team the past two seasons and played outside as well. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas, File)

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Orlando Scandrick’s season-ending knee injury was a flashback for Dallas coach Jason Garrett to losing linebacker Sean Lee during the offseason a year earlier.

2 Kenyan runners test positive for doping at worlds

Jamaica's Christine Day, second right, races alongside Kenya's Joyce Zakary, right, in round one of the women's 400m at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing, Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

BEIJING (AP) — Two Kenyan runners have tested positive for doping at the world championships and have been provisionally suspended.

AL East-leading Blue Jays rally in 9th to beat Rangers 6-5

Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista, rear, and Ryan Goins (17) celebrate Toronto's 6-5 win over the Texas Rangers in a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have been winning plenty of games since acquiring Troy Tulowitzki, even while the standout shortstop struggled a bit at the plate.

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