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LEADING OFF: Padres' Lamet set for return, Nats without Soto

Apr. 21, 2021 02:38 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WELCOME BACK Dinelson Lamet is set for his season debut with the Padres after working back from elbow discomfort that caused him to miss the end of the 2020 season, including...

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...

Rain, then snow halts game with D'backs leading Reds in 8th

Apr. 21, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Reds reliever Lucas Sims walked in a run to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 5-4 lead over Cincinnati in the top of the eighth inning Tuesday night before the game was suspended because of rain. Play was called just before the rain turned into snow at...

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. ...

LEADING OFF: Padres' Lamet set for return, Nats without Soto

Apr. 20, 2021 21:08 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: ___ WELCOME BACK Dinelson Lamet is set for his season debut with the Padres after working back from elbow discomfort that caused him to miss the end of the 2020 season,...

Baylor women sign another grad transfer in Alabama PG Lewis

Apr. 20, 2021 20:06 PM EDT

WACO, Texas (AP) — Big 12 women's basketball champion Baylor added another graduate transfer when Alabama starting point guard Jordan Lewis signed with the Lady Bears. The signing of Lewis, who started 130 games the past four seasons for the Crimson Tide, was announced...

Nets: Harden out indefinitely after hamstring setback

Apr. 20, 2021 19:10 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — James Harden has had a setback with his hamstring injury and will be sidelined “indefinitely,” the club announced on Tuesday evening. “Back to square one," Nets coach Steve Nash. “We'll rehabilitate him and get him back whenever we can. Who...

Texas Tech adds 2nd signee since Mark Adams replaced Beard

Apr. 20, 2021 19:02 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech has added a second signee for new head coach Mark Adams, with Dallas Baptist career scoring leader Chandler Jacobs planning to complete his accounting degree at the NCAA Division II school this semester and then join the Red Raiders as a graduate transfer. ...

Cowboys CB Robinson gets 2-game performance-enhancing ban

Apr. 20, 2021 16:48 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys cornerback Rashard Robinson was suspended for two games Tuesday for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancers. Robinson will be eligible for all preseason practices and games. The sixth-year player’s suspension will begin...