Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina celebrate the St. Louis Cardinals' Game 5 win to advance to the National League Championship Series.
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Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer goes up for a shot against the Memphis Grizzlies on Oct. 7.
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St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Pete Kozma makes a diving catch of a ball hit by Pittsburgh Pirates' Neil Walker in the fourth inning of Game 5 of a National League baseball division series.
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Driver Kevin Harvick celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series race in Kansas City, Oct. 6.
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Jeremy Flores of France surfs during Round 1 on Oct. 9, in Peniche, Portugal.
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A lone boater skims across the surface of the Potomac River at sunset in Washington on Oct. 8.
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Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin takes a diving shot that is blocked by Calgary Flames goalie Karri Ramo in the first period of an NHL game on Oct. 3.
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Bill Hamid (28) of D.C United punches the ball away from Chris Wingert of Real Salt Lake during the final of the U.S. Open Cup at Rio Tinto stadium, in Sandy, Utah. D.C United won 1-0.
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Ilaria Kaeslin of Switzerland competes in the Balance Beam Qualification on Day Three of the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships on Oct. 2.
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Detroit Lions' Brandon Pettigrew tries to leap over Green Bay Packers' Davon House during a Week 5 game in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers won 22-9.
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning tries to get a pass off before taking a sack during a loss to the Eagles.
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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara celebrates with catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia after eliminating the Tampa Bay Rays and advancing to the American League Championship Series.
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Philadelphia Flyers' Matt Read tries to get a shot past Toronto Maple Leafs' Jonathan Bernier during the second period on Oct. 2 in Philadelphia.
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Florida State running back Devonta Freeman carries the ball against Maryland.
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The Philadelphia Eagles defense gangs up on New York Giants running back David Wilson.
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Pittsburgh Pirates closer Jason Grilli celebrates after getting the last out against the Cincinnati Reds in the NL wild-card game.
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Jelena Jankovic of Serbia returns a shot during her singles match against Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain on day six of the 2013 China Open.
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Alabama running back Kenyan Drake dives for a touchdown past Demarius Matthews of the Georgia State Panthers.
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Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno hurdles a Dallas Cowboys defensive player on his way to a touchdown.
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Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen hangs on to the center field wall and watches a two-run home run by St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday in the sixth inning of Game 4 of the NL Division Series.
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