Major League Baseball(NEW YORK) — Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is officially out for the season.

Stanton was hit in the face in a game last Thursday by Brewers pitcher Mike Fiers. The beaning resulted in Stanton suffering facial fractures, dental damages, two black eyes and more than 20 stitches.

Stanton was examined by doctors in Miami Tuesday when it was decided the 24-year-old needed more time to recover.

“As soon as the injury happened, the most important thing was obviously his health,” Marlins president of baseball operations Michael Hill said. “That was always at the forefront. We wanted to make sure he received the best care he possibly could get from the second he was carted off the field.”

Despite being done for the season, Stanton is still a top candidate to win the NL MVP.

For the season, he hit .288 with 37 home runs, 89 runs scored, 105 RBIs, 13 stolen bases and a .395 on-base percentage.

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Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — MLB: Colorado Rockies 16 (61-91) – Los Angeles Dodgers 2 (86-66)

San Francisco Giants 4 (84-68) – Arizona Diamondbacks 2 (62-90)

Pittsburgh Pirates 9 (81-70) – Boston Red Sox 1 (66-86)

Baltimore Orioles 6 (92-60) – Toronto Blue Jays 1 (77-74)

Miami Marlins 4 (74-77) – New York Mets 3 (73-80)

New York Yankees 3 (77-74) – Tampa Bay Rays 2 (74-79)

Atlanta Braves 3 (76-76) – Washington Nationals 1 (87-64)

Chicago Cubs 3 (68-84) – Cincinnati Reds 1 (71-82)

Kansas City Royals 6 (83-68) – Chicago White Sox 2 (69-83)

Cleveland Indians 2 (78-73) – Houston Astros 0 (67-85)

St. Louis Cardinals 2 (84-68) – Milwaukee Brewers 0 (79-73)

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Charlottesville Police(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — Surveillance videos of the last time missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham was seen were released on Wednesday and they appear to show the sophomore running at one point and retracing her steps as if she was uncertain of which way to go.

Charlottesville police also said that there is a legitimate reason to consider Graham’s case as similar to that of at least one other girl who has disappeared in the area in the past five years.

“Both of them occurred within the proximity of the University of Virginia. Both of them are young girls,” Chief Timothy Longo said in reference to the 2009 case of Morgan Harrington.

Graham’s parents said Wednesday in a statement that they suspected “foul play” in their daughter’s disappearance after going out Friday night.

Longo said police were publicizing the surveillance videos in the hope that they would spur more clues to Graham’s whereabouts.

Pounding the podium at one point and raising his voice, Longo said, “If you know something, pick up the phone.”

He also said, “I hope we are able to find Hannah and bring her home safely.”

Investigators have seized surveillance footage from a number of businesses and said the videos helped track Graham’s movements on the night she disappeared. One video was from outside McGrady’s Irish Pub. Graham is seen going past the pub’s sidewalk patio section. Two minutes later she walks back into the frame, crosses in front of the restaurant without going inside and then walks back out of the camera’s view in the direction she first came from.

About 10 minutes later at 12:55 a.m., she appears on the surveillance footage of a nearby Shell Station and looks as if she is running, but no one is seen behind her on the video.

Longo would not detail all of the texts that she sent to friends, but said she was in communication with them and it appeared as if “there was discussion among the friends about where they would meet up at a later time.”

“One of the entries suggested to me that she wasn’t familiar with where she was, but I didn’t get the sense that there was fear,” he said.

Police have previously said that Graham was intoxicated and the chief said Wednesday, “You can draw your own conclusion if the video depicts disorientation.”

Longo said he was aware of two more videos that appear to show Graham that night, but police have not yet seen them.

Wednesday’s press conference gave the most insight so far into the timeline of the search for Graham, an 18 year old sophomore. Longo said that it took friends and relatives more than a day to “compare notes” and realize that something was awry.

Graham’s mother, Susan Graham, called her son at some point on Sunday to see if he had heard from his sister and when he said no, he started reaching out to his sister’s friends to see if they had any word.

“He began investigating as well and by 5 or 6 (p.m.) they contacted (police),” Longo said.

Graham lived in an off-campus building with three roommates but police said that they did not become concerned until Sunday afternoon since they all have separate bedrooms and would not have necessarily known when she came and went.

“Her bed was made like it always is,” Det. Sgt. Jim Mooney said at the press conference.

Longo said that the Charlottesville police are leading the investigation and the FBI is involved.

They have also called on residents, specifically those who have large plots of land, to do personal searches of their land to see if there is anything that could possible help direct the police search. Longo said that they used a bloodhound Sunday night during their search of the Charlottesville blocks near where she was last seen but that did not “yield favorable results.” They have also interviewed an estimated 50 individuals but are hoping for many more calls from the public.

“I cannot imagine a more horrifying set of circumstances for a mom or a dad,” Longo said.

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Charlottesville Police(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — Surveillance videos of the last time missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham was seen were released on Wednesday and they appear to show the sophomore running at one point and retracing her steps as if she was uncertain of which way to go.

Charlottesville police also said that there is a legitimate reason to consider Graham’s case as similar to that of at least one other girl who has disappeared in the area in the past five years.

“Both of them occurred within the proximity of the University of Virginia. Both of them are young girls,” Chief Timothy Longo said in reference to the 2009 case of Morgan Harrington.

Graham’s parents said Wednesday in a statement that they suspected “foul play” in their daughter’s disappearance after going out Friday night.

Longo said police were publicizing the surveillance videos in the hope that they would spur more clues to Graham’s whereabouts.

Pounding the podium at one point and raising his voice, Longo said, “If you know something, pick up the phone.”

He also said, “I hope we are able to find Hannah and bring her home safely.”

Investigators have seized surveillance footage from a number of businesses and said the videos helped track Graham’s movements on the night she disappeared. One video was from outside McGrady’s Irish Pub. Graham is seen going past the pub’s sidewalk patio section. Two minutes later she walks back into the frame, crosses in front of the restaurant without going inside and then walks back out of the camera’s view in the direction she first came from.

About 10 minutes later at 12:55 a.m., she appears on the surveillance footage of a nearby Shell Station and looks as if she is running, but no one is seen behind her on the video.

Longo would not detail all of the texts that she sent to friends, but said she was in communication with them and it appeared as if “there was discussion among the friends about where they would meet up at a later time.”

“One of the entries suggested to me that she wasn’t familiar with where she was, but I didn’t get the sense that there was fear,” he said.

Police have previously said that Graham was intoxicated and the chief said Wednesday, “You can draw your own conclusion if the video depicts disorientation.”

Longo said he was aware of two more videos that appear to show Graham that night, but police have not yet seen them.

Wednesday’s press conference gave the most insight so far into the timeline of the search for Graham, an 18 year old sophomore. Longo said that it took friends and relatives more than a day to “compare notes” and realize that something was awry.

Graham’s mother, Susan Graham, called her son at some point on Sunday to see if he had heard from his sister and when he said no, he started reaching out to his sister’s friends to see if they had any word.

“He began investigating as well and by 5 or 6 (p.m.) they contacted (police),” Longo said.

Graham lived in an off-campus building with three roommates but police said that they did not become concerned until Sunday afternoon since they all have separate bedrooms and would not have necessarily known when she came and went.

“Her bed was made like it always is,” Det. Sgt. Jim Mooney said at the press conference.

Longo said that the Charlottesville police are leading the investigation and the FBI is involved.

They have also called on residents, specifically those who have large plots of land, to do personal searches of their land to see if there is anything that could possible help direct the police search. Longo said that they used a bloodhound Sunday night during their search of the Charlottesville blocks near where she was last seen but that did not “yield favorable results.” They have also interviewed an estimated 50 individuals but are hoping for many more calls from the public.

“I cannot imagine a more horrifying set of circumstances for a mom or a dad,” Longo said.

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Thomas Northcut/Thinkstock(HOUSTON) — The Sacramento Kings dealt guard Jason Terry and draft picks to the Houston Rockets on Wednesday, for forward Alonzo Gee and guard Scotty Hopson.

In 35 games with the Brooklyn Nets last season, Terry averaged 4.5 points and 1.6 assists per game. He was dealt to the Kings along with forward Reggie Evans on Feb. 19 for guard Marcus Thornton. Terry did not appear in a game with Sacramento due to knee issues. The 15-year veteran is second among active players with 1,950 three-pointers.

The Rockets acquired Gee and Hopson in a three-team trade with the Washington Wizards and New Orleans Pelicans during this off-season that also included forward Trevor Ariza.

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ABC News(NEW YORK) — Odile has been downgraded to a Tropical Depression as it continues its track into Southeastern Arizona — and flash flood warnings are now in effect for California, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas.

Some places, including Tucson, Arizona, could see 4 to 6 inches of rain over the next two days, with the heaviest falling Wednesday and Thursday.

The wettest September on record for Tucson is 5.6 inches.

The highest two-day rain total for Tucson was 4.17 inches back in October 1983. This was from the devastating floods brought by Tropical Storm Octave. Known as “The Flood of 1983,” it killed 13 people, injured hundreds and left many homes, businesses, buildings and bridges heavily damaged or destroyed.

Now, eyes are beginning to turn to Tropical Storm Polo, the next named storm in the Eastern Pacific, which is following in Odile’s footsteps.

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Pennsylvania Department of Transportation(CANADENSIS, Pa.) — The suspect in the shooting of two Pennsylvania state troopers has spent years reenacting military history and has shaved the sides of his head into a bizarre Mohawk as “part of the mental preparation” for his alleged attack, police said Wednesday.

Eric Matthew Frein, 31, is charged with killing one trooper and wounding a second last Friday.

There is a massive manhunt underway for him. He is considered dangerous, possibly armed with a rifle and an AK-47. Schools in the district were closed Wednesday because of the search.

Lt. Col. George Bivens said Wednesday that Frein “belongs to a military simulation unit” that focused on Eastern European armies. “He has his head shaved on the sides with long hair on top,” wider than a Mohawk.

Bivens said the hairstyle is “completely different from what he had worn for years… Investigators believe it was part of his mental preparation” for the alleged assault.

The officer also had a message for Frein during the news conference: “If you are listening to this broadcast… while cowering in some cool, damp hiding place, I want you to know know we are coming for you.”

Jeremiah Hornbaker, who’s known Frein through the film industry for nearly a decade, told ABC News that Frein was frequently hired as a military and weapons expert in films. Frein played the part of a German soldier in the 2007 short film, Lustig, according to its IMDb page.

Hornbaker said he was shocked to hear that Frein is wanted after allegedly opening fire at the State Police Barracks in eastern Pennsylvania last Friday. Frein worked mostly as a “background guy” who helped ensure historical accuracy of the films, he said.

“I’m still kind of dumbfounded by it,” Hornbaker said. “He was kind of a jokey guy, he liked to have fun.”

Hornbaker, 36, said Frein also helped out in the prop department and occasionally acted in films. He’s an expert on guns, the military and history, he said.

Frein’s father, a retired Army major, told police his son was a skilled shooter who “doesn’t miss.” Frein’s father said there is a .308 rifle and an AK-47 assault rifle missing from his home.

Hornbaker, who is also from Pennsylvania, said Frein’s love for guns isn’t out of the ordinary in the state.

“That’s the nature of our business,” he said. “I have a large gun collection as well… That’s why I hired him — his knowledge of the weaponry and firearms.”

“He was always an upbeat guy and enjoyed his work,” Hornbaker said. “Clients always respected him for the information he brought. I got good reports on him.”

Bivens said Frein bounced between odd jobs and never stayed in one position for long. He belonged to a group of military simulation enthusiasts obsessed with Eastern Europe during the Cold War.

“For many of these people, that’s as far as they would take it,” he said. “They make or obtain uniforms and study the history of that period, and I would liken it to almost a re-enactment.”

He also said Frein had traveled to Europe in the “past few years.”

Police warned residents to be alert during the dragnet for Frein. Bivens recommended people lock their doors and keep outside lights on, and be on the lookout for opened shed doors.

“More likely than not, he remains somewhere in this general area,” Bivens said.

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Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of Saturday’s game against Clemson for yelling an obscene sexual phrase on campus Tuesday.

Winston will also undergo “internal discipline” regarding this matter.

“As the university’s most visible ambassadors, student-athletes at Florida State are expected to uphold at all times high standards of integrity and behavior that reflect well upon themselves, their families, coaches, teammates, the Department of Athletics and Florida State University,” FSU’s joint statement said. “Student-athletes are expected to act in a way that reflects dignity and respect for others.”

Winston allegedly stood on a table and began to shout obscenities that were mimicking a popular video on the Internet.

“First of all, I want to apologize to the university, my coaches and to my teammates,” Winston said. “I’m not a ‘me’ person, but in that situation, it was a selfish act, and that’s not how you do things around here.

“I want to apologize to my teammates because I have now made a selfish act for them. That’s all,” he concluded.

Sophmore Sean Maguire will start the first half against Clemson.

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Doug Pensinger/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The NFL and its union announced on Wednesday that they have a new drug policy agreement regarding performance-enhancing drugs, which also includes testing for human growth hormone.

With the new deal in place, three previously suspended players will now be able to play on Sunday for their respective teams.

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker, Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick, and Rams receiver Stedman Bailey can return this weekend.

The new policy is as follows:

  • A first violation of the PED policy will result in a suspension without pay for up to six games depending on violation;
  • Positive tests for diuretics or masking agents will result in a two-game ban;
  • Positive tests for a steroid, stimulant or HGH will result in a four-game ban;
  • Evidence that an attempt was made to manipulate a test result will result in a six-game suspension.
  • Players will receive a 10-game suspension for the second violation and a third will be a two-year suspension.

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iStock/Thinkstock(DETROIT) — A Detroit police officer is preparing to stand trial for the second time in the shooting death of a 7-year-old girl, an incident videotaped by a reality TV crew.

Joseph Weekley is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the May 2010 shooting of Aiyana Stanley-Jones. The incident was videotaped for the A&E reality show The First 48, with Detroit police serving a warrant to a murder suspect.

The first trial last year ended in a hung jury. Weekley maintained it was all a tragic accident and he has pleaded not guilty, just as he did in his 2013 trial.

Aiyana was sleeping on the couch. Weekley has testified that the girl’s grandmother, Mertilla Jones, hit his submachine gun, coming down on it with her arm, causing him to accidentally fire.

Aiyana was shot in the head.

Weekley’s supervisor, Lt. Donald Johnson, told jurors in 2013 that Weekley was devastated following the shooting.

“He was just throwing up and crying and shaking, and just sporadic, ‘Why did she hit my gun?’” Johnson said.

Jones insisted that she never went for Weekley’s gun.

“They messed up, and they know they done messed up,” she said.

Geoffrey Fieger, the family’s attorney, said police mishandled the situation and were performing for the TV cameras when Aiyana was killed.

“They knew they were being photographed for a TV show. So, they like to show all their cowboys-and-Indians, tough-guy military look,” Fieger said.

ABC News Chief Legal Affairs Anchor Dan Abrams said he was surprised that the jury in the first trial could not agree on a lesser misdemeanor charge against Weekley — careless discharge of a firearm causing death.

“The fact that the jurors couldn’t compromise shows you how difficult a case this is,” Abrams said. “There must have been fierce divisions on that jury.”

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