Sports

Forsythe, Dodgers win it in 13th after Kershaw duels Lynn

by Associated Press on May 24, 2017 at 2:31 am

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Logan Forsythe doubled in a run in the 13th inning to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers over the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Tuesday night after a stellar duel between starters Clayton Kershaw and Lance Lynn. Forsythe played for the first time in a month and struck out in his first… Continue Reading

Japanese yokozuna withdraws from summer sumo tournament

by Associated Press on May 24, 2017 at 1:22 am

TOKYO (AP) — The first Japanese-born wrestler to reach sumo’s highest rank in almost two decades has pulled out of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament to recover from upper body injuries. Yokozuna Kisenosato withdrew from the 15-day tourney at Tokyo’s Ryogoku Kokugikan on Wednesday after posting a 6-4 record with a loss to Kotoshogiku on… Continue Reading

Frontier League

by Associated Press on May 24, 2017 at 1:02 am

At A Glance All Times EDT East Division W L Pct. GB Schaumburg 6 3 .667 — Windy City 5 4 .556 1 Washington 5 4 .556 1 Traverse City 4 5 .444 2 Lake Erie 4 6 .400 2½ Joliet 3 6 .333 3 West Division W L Pct. GB Florence 8 1 .889… Continue Reading

International League

by Associated Press on May 24, 2017 at 1:01 am

At A Glance All Times EDT North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 30 14 .682 — Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Yankees) 24 18 .571 5 Buffalo (Blue Jays) 23 19 .548 6 Rochester (Twins) 20 19 .513 7½ Pawtucket (Red Sox) 16 24 .400 12 Syracuse (Nationals) 14 26 .350 14 South Division W L… Continue Reading

Lamb, Herrmann hit HRs, D-backs hold off White Sox 5-4

by Associated Press on May 24, 2017 at 12:49 am

PHOENIX (AP) — Jake Lamb and Chris Herrmann homered and Arizona held off the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Tuesday night for the Diamondbacks’ seventh win in eight games. Patrick Corbin (4-4) settled down after a tough start to get the victory. The left-hander went six innings plus one batter, allowing three runs and scattering… Continue Reading

Auburn edges Mississippi 5-4 in SEC tournament

by Associated Press on May 23, 2017 at 11:54 pm

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Blake Logan homered and Casey Mize pitched six strong innings of relief to lift Auburn over Mississippi 5-4 on Tuesday night in the Southeastern Conference tournament. The Tigers (35-22) face top-seeded Florida on Wednesday, when the tournament switches to double elimination. The Rebels (32-25) were eliminated. Logan’s solo shot in the… Continue Reading

Hoffman’s goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7

by Associated Press on May 23, 2017 at 11:45 pm

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Mike Hoffman scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night and force a decisive Game 7 in the Eastern Conference Finals. Bobby Ryan also scored a rare power-play goal for Ottawa and Craig Anderson stopped… Continue Reading

Eastern League

by Associated Press on May 23, 2017 at 11:01 pm

At A Glance All Times EDT Eastern Division W L Pct. GB Trenton (Yankees) 26 16 .619 — Binghamton (Mets) 22 15 .595 1½ Reading (Phillies) 23 16 .590 1½ Portland (Red Sox) 20 20 .500 5 Hartford (Rockies) 20 22 .476 6 New Hampshire (Blue Jays) 16 28 .364 11 Western Division W L… Continue Reading

NBA Daily Playoff Glance

by Associated Press on May 23, 2017 at 10:53 pm

All Times EDT FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Saturday, April 15 Cleveland 109, Indiana 108 Milwaukee 97, Toronto 83 San Antonio 111, Memphis 82 Utah 97, L.A. Clippers 95 Sunday, April 16 Washington 114, Atlanta 107 Golden State 121, Portland 109 Chicago 106, Boston 102 Houston 118, Oklahoma City 87 Monday, April 17 Cleveland 117, Indiana 111… Continue Reading