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Fans stay dry under a deck in the stands during a rain delay in the start of baseball game against the New York Mets at the Atlanta Braves SunTrust Park Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)
April 22, 2018 - 4:31 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Major League Baseball had its 26th postponement of the season when the New York Mets and Atlanta Braves were washed out Sunday, the most related to weather through April since the commissioner's officer started keeping records in 1986. There were also 26 postponements through April...
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Kansas City Royals' Abraham Almonte hits a grand slam against the Detroit Tigers during the sixth inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
April 22, 2018 - 4:25 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Mike Moustakas hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Kansas City Royals outlasted the Detroit Tigers 8-5 on Sunday to earn a split of their four-game series. Abraham Almonte hit a grand slam in the sixth to give the Royals a 5-2 lead, but Detroit tied it...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates winning the men's singles final match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament against Japan's Kei Nishikori in two sets, 6-3, 6-2, in Monaco, Sunday April 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
April 22, 2018 - 3:29 pm
MONACO (AP) — Usually modest about his achievements, Rafael Nadal allowed himself a moment to appreciate his record 31st Masters title on Sunday. Nadal was at his dominant best against Kei Nishikori, beating him 6-3, 6-2 in the Monte Carlo Masters final to become the first man in the Open era to...
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Manchester City fans invade the pitch after winning the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Swansea City 5-0 at Etihad stadium in Manchester, England, Sunday, April 22, 2018. (Nigel French/PA via AP)
April 22, 2018 - 3:08 pm
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City's jubilant fans ran onto the field in their thousands, singing and dancing as the Premier League champions' title celebrations exploded into life at Etihad Stadium. The mood was more muted at Emirates Stadium at the start of Arsene Wenger's long goodbye to...
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April 22, 2018 - 1:49 pm
RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Alexander Levy finished with a 2-under 70 Sunday to win the Trophee Hassan II in Morocco by a shot from overnight leader Alvaro Quiros. One off the lead overnight, Levy made two of his four birdies in his first five holes to hit the front and stayed ahead for the rest of the...
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Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne, 2nd left, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Swansea City at Etihad stadium in Manchester, England, Sunday, April 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
April 22, 2018 - 1:38 pm
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City is chasing more records now the Premier League title has been wrapped up. A 5-0 win over Swansea got the champions closer to a few of them. David Silva scored one goal and set up another for Raheem Sterling in the first half, before further strikes by...
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Arsenal's Arsene Wenger watches the English Premier League soccer match against West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium, London, Sunday April 22, 2018. (Mark Kerton/PA via AP)
April 22, 2018 - 1:32 pm
LONDON (AP) — Arsene Wenger said he wasn't tired of managing Arsenal but quit after finding fan protests calling for his departure "hurtful" and damaging to the club's image. The 68-year-old Frenchman was initially reticent on Sunday to discuss the precise reason for his decision after 22 years in...
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Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert reacts after dunking against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the second half during Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Salt Lake City. The Jazz won 115-102. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
April 22, 2018 - 1:26 pm
Russell Westbrook is averaging a triple-double, so he gets plenty of attention. Ricky Rubio just had a triple-double , earning him some time in the headlines. Donovan Mitchell has been great in his first three playoff games, so the fascination with the rookie star is only growing. It's easy to...
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United States' Sloane Stephens, left, and Coco Vandeweghe celebrate after their teammate Madison Keys won her Fed Cup semifinal singles tennis match against France's Pauline Parmentier, in Aix-en-Provence, southern France, Sunday, April 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)
April 22, 2018 - 1:12 pm
AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France (AP) — Defending champion United States will play in a second consecutive Fed Cup final after defeating France 3-2 on Sunday. Madison Keys secured the decisive point for the visiting team by beating Pauline Parmentier 7-6 (4), 6-4 in the second reverse singles. Keys' victory...
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April 22, 2018 - 11:46 am
KINGS PARK, N.Y. (AP) — A former U.S. Merchant Marine Academy soccer player has filed a $5 million claim against the federal government amid an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct and hazing involving former team members. Newsday reports Sunday that a lawyer filed the claim this...
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