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Boston Red Sox's Daniel Nava (29) and Jonathan Herrera celebrate after scoring on a double by Jackie Bradley Jr., off a pitch by Chicago White Sox second baseman Leury Garcia, pitching in relief, during the 14th inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Chicago. The Red Sox won 6-4. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Jackie Bradley Jr. gets winning hit as Red Sox beat Chicago in 14 innings

Thursday, April 17, 2014

CHICAGO — Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a two-run double off Chicago infielder Leury Garcia in the top of the 14th inning and the Boston Red Sox outlasted the White Sox 6-4 in a game that lasted 5 hours and 17 minutes Wednesday night. With the score tied at 4 after 13 innings, the White Sox ran out of pitchers after … 0

Yankees sweep Cubs 3-0, 2-0

Thursday, April 17, 2014

NEW YORK — There was nothing mysterious about Michael Pineda’s performance this time. Masahiro Tanaka’s dominant outing was pretty straight forward, too. A day that began with snow in the outfield ended with a double whitewashing. Pineda followed an overpowering outing by Tanaka with one of his own, pitching six innings of four-hit … 0

Celtics close out season with loss to Wizards

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

BOSTON — Bradley Beal scored 27 points and Washington clinched the No. 5 seed in the Eastern Conference with a 118-102 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. The Wizards will be facing Chicago in their first playoff appearance since 2008. Trevor Booker scored 20 points, Marcin Gortat had 15 with 10 … 0

Green jacket and golden moment for Bubba Watson

Monday, April 14, 2014

AUGUSTA, Ga. — For all the crazy stunts Bubba Watson does for fun, the green jacket was off limits. When he won the Masters for the first time in 2012, he went to New York the next day … 0

Yankees beat Red Sox 3-2, take 3 of 4

Monday, April 14, 2014

NEW YORK — Carlos Beltran hit a two-run homer, Ivan Nova rebounded from a rough outing and the New York Yankees beat Boston 3-2 Sunday night with the aid of another disputed replay ruling that led to the … 0

Kevin Harvick marks himself a contender with win

Sunday, April 13, 2014

DARLINGTON, S.C. — Kevin Harvick knew his first-year Stewart-Haas Racing team was better than it had shown the past few weeks. After taking the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on Saturday night, Harvick is convinced the group has … 0

Experience counts on Sunday in the Masters

Sunday, April 13, 2014

AUGUSTA, Ga. — There’s a reason no rookie has won the Masters in the 35 years since Fuzzy Zoeller pulled it off. And that’s a big reason Bubba Watson is now the proud owner of two green jackets. … 0

Bubba Watson wins another green jacket at Augusta

Sunday, April 13, 2014

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Bubba Watson’s second Masters title was nothing like the green jacket he won two years ago. The only daring shot Watson hit was one he really didn’t need. The wild swing in momentum came on … 0

AP source: Joe Dumars out as Pistons team president

Sunday, April 13, 2014

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — The Detroit Pistons have decided not to renew Joe Dumars’ contract as president of basketball operations, a person familiar with the situation said Sunday. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the … 0

Ogwumike, Sims expected to lead WNBA draft class

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Last year had the ‘Big Three’ with Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins leading the way at the WNBA draft. This time it’s Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike and Baylor’s Odyssey Sims who are the consensus top two picks. The Connecticut Sun are expected take to Ogwumike with … 0

Dustin Pedroia (wrist) scratched from Red Sox lineup

Sunday, April 13, 2014

NEW YORK — Dustin Pedroia has been scratched from Boston’s lineup because of a sore left wrist. Jonathan Herrera is set to start at second base Sunday night against the New York Yankees. Red Sox manager John Farrell … 0

Lightning earns home-ice in series against Canadiens

Sunday, April 13, 2014

WASHINGTON — It came right down to the final moment of the final regular-season game for the Tampa Bay Lightning to secure home-ice advantage against the Montreal Canadiens in the first round of the playoffs. “Let’s not kid … 0

Manny Pacquiao back on top after Bradley win

Sunday, April 13, 2014

LAS VEGAS — The old Manny Pacquiao returned for thrilling bursts, hounding Timothy Bradley onto the ropes and battering the welterweight champion with whip-quick combinations that recalled the Pacman’s magical prime. The older Pacquiao couldn’t finish the trick, … 0