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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania sports news from The Associated Press - abc27 WHTM

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania sports news from The Associated Press

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PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 last night. Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven strong innings, and Adrian Gonzalez reached base five times. Justin Turner had two RBIs and scored twice for the Dodgers, who snapped Pittsburgh's six-game home winning streak. Pirates starter Edinson Volquez had won four straight starts, tying his career high.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 last night. Adam Duvall hit a two-run homer to spoil Cliff Lee's return from the disabled list. Hunter Pence had three hits and two RBIs, Buster Posey drove in two runs and the Giants remained tied with the Los Angeles Dodgers for first place in the NL West. Making his first start since May because of an elbow injury, Lee allowed six runs and 12 hits in 5 2-3 innings.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The San Francisco Giants have placed righty Matt Cain on the disabled list because of elbow inflammation. Cain is only 2-7 with a career-worst 4.18 ERA in 15 games. He's earning $20 million this season, and is in the middle of a $140 million, eight-year contract. Yusmeiro Petit will start tonight against the Phillies instead of Cain.

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - A Philadelphia Eagles player is facing charges in Arizona after authorities say he pushed a police officer investigating a bar brawl. Authorities say Keelan Johnson, a first-year safety, was arrested early Saturday following a confrontation with officers outside a bar in the Phoenix suburb of Tempe, home of Arizona State University. Johnson played in 49 games for the school.

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