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Cron's 5 RBIs key Rockies' 6-2 win over Astros

Apr. 21, 2021 01:20 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — C.J. Cron homered and drove in five runs, Jon Gray pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Houston Astros 6-2 on Tuesday night. Dom Nuñez also hit a home run for the Rockies, who snapped a nine-game losing streak to...

Young scores 25, Williams 22, Hawks defeat Magic 112-96

Apr. 20, 2021 23:04 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 25 points, Lou Williams added 22 in his best game since returning to Atlanta and the surging Hawks pulled away in the final period for a 112-96 victory over the Orlando Magic on Tuesday night. The Hawks began the day clinging to the...

Carter scores first with Pittsburgh in 7-6 win over Devils

Apr. 20, 2021 22:56 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins can play dazzling hockey at times. They can also occasionally flirt with disaster. They managed to do both in a 7-6 victory over New Jersey on Tuesday that started as a blowout before stunningly turning into something far more harrowing. ...

Red Bulls acquire Frankie Amaya from Cincinnati

Apr. 20, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — The New York Red Bulls acquired midfielder Frankie Amaya from Cincinnati on Tuesday and signed him to a new contract. The Red Bulls said Amaya's three-year contract will go into effect for 2022. The MLS club will have an option for one additional...

Urias, Woodruff help Brewers beat Musgrove, Padres 3-1

Apr. 20, 2021 02:06 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Brandon Woodruff and three relievers combined on a two-hitter and Luis Urias homered in his return to Petco Park before leaving with an injury as the Milwaukee Brewers beat Joe Musgrove and the San Diego Padres 3-1 Monday night. Billy McKinney also...

Stars get shootout win over Red Wings to boost playoff push

Apr. 20, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars finally got another extra point after regulation, and it moved the defending Western Conference champions up in the standings in their late push to get back in the playoffs. Denis Gurianov scored in the fifth round of a shootout for a 3-2...

Heat run away in 2nd half, roll past Rockets 113-91

Apr. 19, 2021 22:53 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Heat were missing their three leading scorers, and still had more than enough to get past the Houston Rockets. Kendrick Nunn scored a season-high 30 points, Duncan Robinson and Goran Dragic each added 19 and Miami beat Houston 113-91 on Monday...

Hakanpaa scores to lead Hurricanes past Predators 3-1

Apr. 17, 2021 22:55 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jani Hakanpaa scored his first goal with Carolina to break a tie in the third period and the Hurricanes beat the Nashville Predators 3-1 Saturday night. Hakanpaa, a defenseman acquired Monday at the trade deadline from the Anaheim Ducks, was in his...

Royals trade Heath to D-Backs for minor league pitcher

Apr. 17, 2021 12:06 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals traded outfielder Nick Heath, who had been designated for assignment earlier in the week, to the Arizona Diamondbacks for minor league pitcher Eduardo Herrera on Saturday. The 27-year-old Heath, a speedster with a spotty...

AP study: MLB salary down 4.8% in 2 years; top 100 earn half

Apr. 16, 2021 13:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The average major league salary dropped 4.8% to just under $4.17 million on opening day from the start of the previous full season in 2019. The average has fallen 6.4% since the start of the 2017 season, when it peaked at $4.45 million, according to a...