(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  Ravens owner resistant to signing Kaepernick.  NFL preseason begins tonight.  Dodgers’ winning streak ends.  Indians place Miller on DL.

>>Ravens Owner Resistant On Signing Kaepernick

(Owings Mills, MD)  —  Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti [[ bih-SHOT-ee ]] appears to be the only thing stopping the team from signing free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick [[ KAP-er-nick ]].  ESPN reports head coach John Harbaugh and general manager Ozzie Newsome are in support of signing Kaepernick, but have met some resistance from Bisciotti.

>>Cowboys, Cardinals Kick Off NFL Preseason With Annual HoF Game

(Canton, OH)  —  The NFL preseason begins tonight.  The exhibition season kicks off with the Cardinals facing the Cowboys in the annual Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio.   It’s the first time the game has been held on a Thursday ahead of the inductions.  The Class of 2017 will be enshrined on Saturday.

>>Dodgers’ Winning Streak Ends At Nine

(Atlanta, GA)  —  The Dodgers’ latest winning streak is over.  LA’s nine-game run came to an end with a 5-3 loss to the Braves in Atlanta.  Tyler Flowers launched a go-ahead, two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth to lift the Braves.  The Dodgers are still an MLB-best 75-and-32.

>>Indians Place Miller On DL

(Boston, MA)  —  One of the best relievers in baseball is on the shelf.  Indians pitcher Andrew Miller has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with tendinitis in his right knee.  The Tribe has also lost starter Josh Tomlin for six weeks with a strained hamstring tendon.  The defending AL champs have a two-and-a-half-game lead on the Royals atop the AL Central.

>>Famed Notre Dame Coach Parseghian Dies At 94

(South Bend, IN)  —  Famed Notre Dame head football coach Ara Parseghian is dead at the age of 94.  Parseghian led the Fighting Irish to national championships in 1966 and 1973.  He retired from coaching after the 1974 season and entered broadcasting as a color commentator.

 

>>WEDNESDAY’S SCOREBOARD

MLB National League
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Cincinnati Reds 5, Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Miami Marlins 7, Washington Nationals 0
Atlanta Braves 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 3
Arizona Diamondbacks 3, Chicago Cubs 0
St. Louis Cardinals 5, Milwaukee Brewers 4
New York Mets 10, Colorado Rockies 5

MLB American League
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Detroit Tigers 2, New York Yankees 0
Toronto Blue Jays 5, Chicago White Sox 1
Baltimore Orioles 6, Kansas City Royals 0
Cleveland Indians at Boston Red Sox  (PPD/Rain)
Texas Rangers 5, Seattle Mariners 1
Tampa Bay Rays 3, Houston Astros 0

MLB Interleague
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Minnesota Twins 5, San Diego Padres 2
Los Angeles Angels 7, Philadelphia Phillies 0
Oakland Athletics 6, San Francisco Giants 1

WNBA
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No Games Scheduled

 

>>THURSDAY’S SCHEDULE  (All times are Eastern)

MLB National League
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2:10 p.m. – St. Louis Cardinals at Milwaukee Brewers
2:20 p.m. – Arizona Diamondbacks at Chicago Cubs
3:10 p.m. – New York Mets at Colorado Rockies
7:05 p.m. – Cincinnati Reds at Pittsburgh Pirates
7:35 p.m. – Los Angeles Dodgers at Atlanta Braves

MLB American League
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7:05 p.m. – Detroit Tigers at Baltimore Orioles
7:10 p.m. – New York Yankees at Cleveland Indians
7:10 p.m. – Chicago White Sox at Boston Red Sox
8:10 p.m. – Tampa Bay Rays at Houston Astros
8:10 p.m. – Texas Rangers at Minnesota Twins
8:15 p.m. – Seattle Mariners at Kansas City Royals

MLB Interleague
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10:07 p.m. – Philadelphia Phillies at Los Angeles Angels
10:15 p.m. – Oakland Athletics at San Francisco Giants

NFL Hall of Fame Game
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8:00 p.m. – Dallas Cowboys at Arizona Cardinals  (at Canton, OH)

WNBA
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8:00 p.m. – Atlanta Dream at Minnesota Lynx

PGA
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Barracuda Championship  (at Reno, NV)