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LEADING OFF: Yankees to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley

May. 26, 2018 2:02 AM EDT

A look at what's happen around the majors today: FLIGHT PLAN The Yankees plan to activate first baseman Greg Bird from the DL before a game against the Angels, forcing New York to make a difficult roster decision. Bird has been sidelined since having right ankle surgery on March 27. New York likely will decide...

South Dakota resident helps homeless woman start over

May. 26, 2018 1:06 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Kim Bartling felt a little guilty about the $60 she spent during her last-minute Christmas shopping, especially when she remembered the toothy grin of the bag lady on Fifth Avenue. Her excitement at the dollar Bartling handed her on the steps of the New York Public Library that...

Guzman HRs again, drives in 3 as Rangers beat Royals 8-4

May. 26, 2018 12:53 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ronald Guzman insists he isn't a home run hitter. The Kansas Royals might not believe that. The rookie first baseman homered in his fourth straight start and drove in three runs, leading the Texas Rangers over the Royals 8-4 on Friday night. Guzman finished 2 for 4, including his...

Ramos walks in winning run to give Brewers win over Mets

May. 26, 2018 12:33 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A.J. Ramos lost his control at the wrong time. New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway brought in the right-hander with two outs in the 10th inning, hoping Ramos could strand the potential game-ending run at third. Instead, Ramos walked consecutive batters to force in the winning run,...

Torres homers in 4th straight game as Yankees top Angels 2-1

May. 26, 2018 12:31 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres took a few moments, studied video of Jim Johnson on an iPad and then faced the pitcher for the first time. A month into his big league career, the 21-year-old seized the moment, stroking a low, outside sinker over the right-field scoreboard for a tiebreaking home run in the...

Yankees to activate Greg Bird, forcing tough roster call

May. 25, 2018 11:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees plan to activate first baseman Greg Bird from the disabled list before Saturday's game against the Los Angeles Angels, forcing New York to make a difficult roster decision. Bird has been sidelined since having right ankle surgery on March 27. New York likely will decide whether...

'Sesame Street' sues over new Melissa McCarthy puppet movie

May. 25, 2018 11:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The makers of "Sesame Street" are suing the promoter of a new Melissa McCarthy movie, saying it's abusing the famed puppets' sterling reputation to advertise the R-rated film. A judge Friday scheduled a hearing next week to consider a request for immediate relief by Sesame Workshop, which...

Elis scores 7th goal, Dynamo beat NYC 3-1

May. 25, 2018 11:05 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Alberth Elis scored his seventh goal of the season to help the Houston Dynamo beat New York City FC 3-1 on Friday night. Houston (5-3-3) won for the third time in four games. NYC (7-3-3) is winless in its last five road games — with three losses. Houston tied it at 1 in the 21st...

Moore helps Lynx beat Liberty 78-72

May. 25, 2018 10:46 PM EDT

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Minnesota coach Cheryl Reeve didn't like the way Maya Moore was playing, so she benched her star for most of the fourth quarter and then put her back in the game at just the right time. Moore went to the bench with 5 minutes left and didn't return until the final minute, hitting...

LEADING OFF: Yankees to activate Bird, Red Sox cut Hanley

May. 25, 2018 10:43 PM EDT

A look at what's happen around the majors Saturday: FLIGHT PLAN The Yankees plan to activate first baseman Greg Bird from the DL before a game against the Angels, forcing New York to make a difficult roster decision. Bird has been sidelined since having right ankle surgery on March 27. New York likely will decide...