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Stanton back on top of longest HR list

It was only a matter of time before Giancarlo Stanton hit another monster shot to claim the day's longest homer. The slugger did so Monday with a 455-foot long ball to center at Marlins Park, his 55th home run of the season.

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Real or not? Wild-card winner of the night

The Brewers blanked the Pirates 3-0 with a five-man shutout, gaining a half-game on the idle Rockies. Brent Suter and Corey Knebel starred, but two of Milwaukee's secret weapons also played a key role in the win.

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Pirates lose as Polanco attempts double, tagged out (0:30)
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Shaw's RBI single adds to Brew Crew's lead (0:25)
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Braun's 17th dinger puts Brewers up early (0:20)

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Expect Kevin King to have a big role this week vs. the Bengals. "If anything, he's earned the right to potentially play more," Packers coach Mike McCarthy said. "Smooth, confident athlete. I like the progression that Kevin's made."

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

"Hopefully that's our one game for this year," Mike McCarthy said on all the injuries Sunday in Atlanta. McCarthy said at one point he looked to the bench and saw 10 guys down.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

"I don't have anything for you on any of the injuries," Packers coach Mike McCarthy said.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

The Packers don't believe Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb or Mike Daniels have long-term injuries, but there are still awaiting all the test results. Mike McCarthy may have an update this evening when he holds his day-after-game press conference at 7 p.m. CT but they are likely to be considered day to day, week to week injuries like most soft tissue problems are.