Nova hero Jenkins withdraws name from NBA draft
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Several no-calls on final play
Steve Cishek’s seventh consecutive save this season resembled many of the previous six – a few tense moments, a couple of baserunners and a perfect pitch to end it. Considering how well Seattle’s bullpen has performed this season, rookie manager Scott…
Cubs OF Szczur to get MRI after straining hammy
Ryan Braun: Braun is dealing with general soreness and is uncertain for Tuesday’s game against the Angels, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
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Love ‘fine’ after injury scare
Adam Wainwright knew his mammoth home run changed the complexion of Monday night’s game. ”Right now, it’s all about wins for me,” Wainwright said. Wainwright pitched six innings and hit a three-run home run – the first of five for St. Louis – as th…
Russell Westbrook had 29 points and 10 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder held on to beat San Antonio 98-97 on Monday night, evening the series at one game apiece when the Spurs failed to score on a wild sequence in the final seconds. Kevin Durant…
Murray stops Caps; Pens take 2-1 series lead
Randal Grichuk snapped an 0-for-20 skid with two hits off the bench for the Cardinals on Monday, including a home run.
Jimmy Nelson has been lone the bright spot in the Milwaukee Brewers’ starting rotation this season. Nelson entered the game with just one hit in 11 at-bats this season but drove in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning with his second single of the gam…
Cavaliers come through at finish to win Game 1
Cuba still won’t allow defectors to play in WBC
Jason Hammel raised his record to 4-0 and Anthony Rizzo hit two doubles as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Monday night. Home plate umpire Laz Diaz warned both benches after Pirates reliever Kyle Lobstein hit Ben Zobrist with a pit…
PITTSBURGH (AP) Patric Hornqvist and Tom Kuhnhackl scored a minute apart in the first period, Matt Murray stopped 47 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins took control of their Eastern Conference semifinal with a 3-2 win in Game 3 on Monday.
Cubs right fielder Matt Szczur exited Monday’s 7-2 win against the Pirates with tightness in his right hamstring after scoring in the fifth inning.
Study: Concussed youth players return sooner
Sources: Kings add Jackson, Hornacek interviews
Rapid Reaction: Pittsburgh Penguins 3, Washington Capitals 2
Johnny Cueto enjoyed the hugs and the applause. The Reds roughed up Cueto in his return to Great American Ball Park, but the San Francisco Giants rallied against Cincinnati’s historically bad bullpen, riding Brandon Crawford’s three-run homer to a 9-6…
When Bartolo Colon tied Pedro Martinez last month for the second-most wins ever among Dominican-born pitchers, Martinez reached out via mutual friends on Twitter to congratulate him. “Of course I don’t have Twitter,” Colon said, laughing, as if the ide…
Boehringer 1st pick to ink deal: 4 years, $2.49M
Left-hander Gio Gonzalez threw six shutout innings and Ryan Zimmerman delivered an RBI double as the Nationals held off the slumping Royals, 2-0, at Kauffman Stadium on Monday night.
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In the meantime, the Nationals manager is content to rely on his pitching to win games. Ryan Zimmerman and Daniel Murphy drove in the only runs in the first inning. Gonzalez (2-1) went just six, but he scattered four hits and a pair of walks in his l…
The Minnesota Twins were the first team in over a year and a half to beat Dallas Keuchel in Houston, and they did it with patience. Brian Dozier broke out of a slump with three hits and the Twins snapped Keuchel’s 17-game home winning streak with a 6-…
Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy continues to be a hitting machine. By collecting his first two hits in Monday night’s 2-0 win against the Royals, Murphy reached career hit No. 1,000 at Kauffman Stadium.
The Cardinals got five home runs Monday, including a three-run shot by pitcher Adam Wainwright, to snap the Phillies’ six-game winning streak.
Dallas Keuchel suffered his first defeat at Minute Maid Park in a span of 23 regular-season starts on Monday, allowing five runs, five walks and seven hits in 4 1/3 innings in a 6-2 loss to the Twins. Twins rookie Jose Berrios, making the second start …
The last time the Brewers beat the Angels in Milwaukee before Monday, the Brewers played at County Stadium, the Angels had just traded the “California” for an “Anaheim” in their name, and Jimmy Nelson was just shy of his eighth birthday.