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

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Cleveland's game at Kansas City has been suspended due to rain with the Indians leading 4-2 heading into the bottom of the 10th inning. The game will resume on September 22nd in Cleveland before the start of a three-game series between the AL Central rivals.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Cleveland Indians have called up right-hander Zach McAllister from the minors to give their heavily worked bullpen a break. The Indians made the move before last night's game at Kansas City. Cleveland used seven relief pitchers in Saturday's 11-inning win over the Royals. The Indians used six relievers on Friday night.

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 yesterday. Chris Heisey hit two home runs, including a tiebreaking shot in the ninth inning, and Johnny Cueto overcame an early jolt to earn his 16th win. Heisey's solo drive with one out in the ninth off Jared Hughes helped the Reds avoid getting swept at PNC Park.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Cincinnati Reds for two players to be named. NL Central-leading Milwaukee announced the move to bolster its bullpen before yesterday's series finale against the San Francisco Giants.

CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cleveland Browns have released veteran quarterback Rex Grossman, who had been brought in to assist Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel with the team's new offense. Grossman was let go yesterday and the Browns also waived wide receiver Charles Johnson.

MASON, Ohio (AP) - Kerri Walsh Jennings, who is the women's career leader in professional beach volleyball wins, moved into a tie yesterday for third place in all-time overall victories. Walsh Jennings and April Ross beat second-seeded Lauren Fendrick and Brooke Sweat, 21-14, 21-15, in yesterday's tournament championship match.

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