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This week’s top sports shots

RANGERS TAKE THE LEAD: Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus front, and Rougned Odor, rear, celebrate a two-run home run by Odor that scored Andrus against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 16, in Arlington, Texas. Photo: Associated Press/Tony Gutierrez

AP_567768511696PSG’s Edinson Cavani, right, faces off against Bordeaux’ Nicolas Maurice-Belay after the French league one soccer match between Paris Saint Germain and Bordeaux, in Paris, France, Friday Sept. 11, 2015. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Stan Wawrinka, of Switzerland, during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Los Angeles Angels left fielder Shane Victorino reaches for a ball hit by Houston Astros’ George Springer before it bounced out of Victorino’s glove during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Jo Jo White pauses to acknowledge applause during the enshrinement ceremony for the Class of 2015 of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass., Friday, Sept. 11, 2015. At right is White’s Boston Celtics teammate, Hall of Famer Dave Cowens. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
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A staff member walks in front of the score board during the third round of the Evian Championship women’s golf tournament in Evian, eastern France, Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
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Clemson’s Germone Hopper, bottom, is tackled by Appalachian State’s Doug Middleton during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in Clemson, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
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Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire (8) is driven off the field after injuring his right ankle during an NCAA college football game against Virginia, Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in Charlottesville, Va. Notre Dame defeated Virginia 34-27. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)
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Flavia Pennetta, of Italy, tosses up her racket upon beating Roberta Vinci, of Italy, during the women’s championship match of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Georgia Tech running back Qua Searcy (1) leaps into the end zone for a touchdown against Tulane during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)
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Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott celebrates his touchdown against Hawaii during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
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Oklahoma State running back Chris Carson leaps over Central Arkansas cornerback Tremon Smith on a carry in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
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A Texas A&M Yell Leader is carried off the field by the freshman Corps of Cadets during an NCAA college football game against Ball State, Saturday, Sept.12, 2015, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Bob Levey)
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. kneels at the end of his welterweight title boxing bout against Andre Berto on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
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Venezuela’s Jose Vargas (10) embraces teammate Gregory Vargas as they celebrate after defeating Argentina 76-71 at the final FIBA Americas Championship basketball game in Mexico City, Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
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Washington Redskins running back Chris Thompson (25) is tackled by Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Koa Misi during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) rolls after being tackled by Buffalo Bills defender during the second half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)
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Cleveland Browns quarterback Josh McCown (13) fumbles the ball after being hit near the end zone during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015 in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
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Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Carl Davis, left, pulls on the jersey of Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
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Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) leaps over New Orleans Saints defensive back Delvin Breaux (40) as Kenny Vaccaro (32) and New Orleans Saints strong safety Jamarca Sanford (33) watch after the catch during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)
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Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, reacts after defeating Roger Federer, of Switzerland, in the men’s championship match of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and head coach Jason Garrett celebrate a last minute touchdown pass to tight end Jason Witten (82) to win against the New York Giants during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. Cowboys won 27-26. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

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Texas Rangers’ Prince Fielder, center, is congratulated by Mitch Moreland, left, and Adrian Beltre, right, after Fielder’s two-run home run that scored Beltre in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. The Rangers won 5-3. (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter)
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Atlanta Falcons cornerback Ricardo Allen walks off the field with the game ball after the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, in Atlanta. The Atlanta Falcons won 26-24. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

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Washington Nationals’ Danny Espinosa, left, slides past Philadelphia Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp to score the go-ahead run on a fielder’s choice by Yunel Escobar during the 12th inning of a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, in Philadelphia. Escobar was safe at first. Washington won 8-7. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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A fan takes a photo of the sun setting behind Turner Field during a baseball game between Atlanta Braves and Toronto Blue Jays, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
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Czech Republic’s Vojtech Hruban, centre, attempts a shot during the quarterfinal basketball match between Serbia and Czech Republic, at the EuroBasket European Basketball Championships,Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015 in Lille, northern France. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)
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Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado gets airborne over Los Angeles Dodgers’ Justin Turner, bottom, after forcing him out at second base and throwing to first to complete a double play on Adrian Gonzalez during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

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