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May 27, 2017 - 11:58 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ashton McGee and Logan Warmoth each knocked in three runs, and North Carolina reached double digits for the second consecutive game in rallying past Miami 12-4 on Saturday night in the semifinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. McGee's solo homer to right center...
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New York Mets center fielder Curtis Granderson leaps to catch a fly ball by Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco Cervelli in the ninth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 27, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
May 27, 2017 - 11:24 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — John Jaso singled home the tying run in the ninth inning and the winning run in the 10th, and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame Andrew McCutchen's baserunning blunder to beat the New York Mets 5-4 Saturday night. Jordy Mercer doubled off the center-field wall against Addison Reed...
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New York Mets center fielder Curtis Granderson leaps to catch a fly ball by Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco Cervelli in the ninth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 27, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
May 27, 2017 - 11:23 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — John Jaso singled home the tying run in the ninth inning and the winning run in the 10th, and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame Andrew McCutchen's baserunning blunder to beat the New York Mets 5-4 Saturday night. Jordy Mercer doubled off the center-field wall against Addison Reed...
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Saturday, May 27, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
May 27, 2017 - 11:21 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Dallas Keuchel picked up right where he left off on Saturday night in his return from a short stint on the disabled list. Keuchel (8-0), who missed one start with a pinched nerve in his neck, allowed four hits and one run while fanning eight in six innings to lead the Houston Astros...
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Chris Taylor, right, celebrates his two-run home run with Brandon McCarthy as Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero looks on during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Saturday, May 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
May 27, 2017 - 11:20 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chase Utley long ago earned his reputation. Chris Taylor is fast developing one of his own for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Utley drove in three runs with a pair of two-out singles and Taylor delivered a two-run homer to carry the Dodgers past the Chicago Cubs, 5-0 on Saturday. "We...
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FILE - In this March 4, 2009, file photo, Sen. Jim Bunning, R-Ky. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Hall of Fame pitcher Bunning, who went on to serve in Congress, has died. Bunning's death Friday, May 26, 2017, was confirmed by Jon Deuser, who served as chief of staff when Bunning was in the Senate. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
May 27, 2017 - 10:55 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, a Hall of Fame pitcher who parlayed his sports fame into a political career as an uncompromising advocate for conservative causes, has died. He was 85. Bunning's family said the ex-senator and baseball great died late Friday of complications from...
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Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Buck Farmer throws against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning of the second game of a baseball doubleheader, Saturday, May 27, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
May 27, 2017 - 10:14 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — One doubleheader. Two spot starts. One fun little Saturday for Tyler Danish and Buck Farmer. Danish and Farmer each picked up their first major league win as the Chicago White Sox and Detroit Tigers split a pair of games. Farmer (1-0) struck out a career-high 11 in Detroit's 4-3 win...
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May 27, 2017 - 10:01 pm
At A Glance All Times EDT Northern Division W L Pct. GB Salem (Red Sox) 31 19 .620 — Lynchburg (Indians) 28 20 .583 2 Wilmington (Royals) 25 24 .510 5½ Frederick (Orioles) 24 25 .490 6½ Potomac (Nationals) 23 26 .469 7½ Southern Division W L Pct. GB Buies Creek (Astros) 28 23 .549 — Carolina (...
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May 27, 2017 - 9:02 pm
At A Glance All Times EDT Northern Division W L Pct. GB Hagerstown (Nationals) 30 19 .612 — Lakewood (Phillies) 29 21 .580 1½ Kannapolis (White Sox) 26 21 .553 3 Greensboro (Marlins) 26 22 .542 3½ West Virginia (Pirates) 22 23 .489 6 Delmarva (Orioles) 19 29 .396 10½ Hickory (Rangers) 19 31 .380...
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Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Brian Johnson, left, and television field reporter Guerin Austin, are doused after a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Fenway Park in Boston, Saturday, May 27, 2017. Johnson threw a complete game. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
May 27, 2017 - 7:53 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Brian Johnson had quite a turnaround in his second time on Fenway Park's mound. Johnson pitched a five-hitter in his first big league appearance at Fenway, and the Boston Red Sox stretched their winning streak to a season-high six games with a 6-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on...
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