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Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch, left, celebrates with Marwin Gonzalez after they defeated the Chicago White Sox in a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
April 23, 2018 - 12:13 am
CHICAGO (AP) — The Houston Astros are rolling into a high-profile AL West matchup at the Los Angeles Angels. Jose Altuve hit a go-ahead single in a five-run seventh inning, and the Astros stretched their winning streak to six with a 7-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. Lance McCullers Jr...
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St. Louis Cardinals' Paul DeJong (12) and Cincinnati Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco watch DeJong's three-run home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
April 22, 2018 - 11:41 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — For Miles Mikolas, throwing strikes translates to success — no matter where he's pitching. Mikolas, who spent the last three seasons in the Japanese Central League, tossed seven strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals completed their second sweep this season of the woeful...
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Nashville Predators left wing Austin Watson celebrates a goal against the Colorado Avalanche during the first period in Game 6 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
April 22, 2018 - 11:12 pm
DENVER (AP) — Colorado had speed and youth. Nashville brought experience and know-how. It was plain to see which won out — this time. Mattias Ekholm ignited the offense early with the first goal by a Nashville defenseman in the series, Pekka Rinne stopped 22 shots and the top-seeded Predators...
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Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) reacts after he was called for his sixth foul during the second half of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Toronto Raptors, Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
April 22, 2018 - 10:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal fouled out with about five minutes left in a tied Game 4 against the Toronto Raptors, he couldn't believe the call. He raced to the other end of the court. When he returned to his team's sideline, he threw a red towel, before being held...
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Moriya Jutanugarn, of Thailand, smiles after winning the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open golf tournament at Wilshire Country Club Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
April 22, 2018 - 10:24 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Moriya Jutanugarn knows patience. She's had ample time to learn it while pursuing her first victory on the LPGA Tour. Jutanugarn broke through Sunday in her sixth year, winning the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open by two shots to make her and sister Ariya the second set of siblings to win on...
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San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt, right, reacts after hitting a foul ball during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, April 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 22, 2018 - 9:46 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Rookie right-hander Jaime Barria of the Los Angeles Angels kept throwing strikes and Brandon Belt of the San Francisco Giants kept fouling them off and fouling them off and fouling them off and fouling them off. Neither Barria or Belt was about to give in. Mike Trout and the...
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Portland Timbers midfielder Cristhian Paredes boots the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer match against New York City FC in Portland, Ore., Sunday, April 22, 2018. (Serena Morones/The Oregonian via AP)
April 22, 2018 - 9:36 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — With a victory over previously undefeated New York City, the Timbers collected their second win after a disappointing start to the season. Sebastian Blanco, Fanendo Adi and Larrys Mabiala scored and the Portland Timbers ended New York City FC's season-opening undefeated streak...
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Andrew Landry holds the Texas Open trophy after winning the event with a score of 17 under par, Sunday, April 22, 2018, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)
April 22, 2018 - 9:25 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Andrew Landry won the Valero Texas Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory, pulling away with early birdies and holding on with par saves. The 30-year-old Texan parred the final seven holes for a 4-under 68 and a two-stroke victory over Trey Mullinax and Sean O'Hair. Landry...
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Oakland Athletics' Khris Davis hits a three run home run off Boston Red Sox's David Price during the eighth inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
April 22, 2018 - 8:55 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis summed up his deciding home run off Boston lefty David Price in less time than it took for the ball to clear the fence. "First pitch hacking," Davis said. "That's what happened." Davis hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning, sending...
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Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Patrick Corbin throws against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
April 22, 2018 - 8:50 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Patrick Corbin struck out 11 in six innings to improve to 4-0 in five starts, and the Arizona Diamondbacks became the first team in 15 years to win their first seven series of a season with a 4-2 victory over the San Diego Padres on Sunday. Nick Ahmed hit a two-run homer for the...
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