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A break: Warriors get another long break before NBA Finals

May. 21, 2019 11:27 AM EDT

And now, they wait. Again. The Golden State Warriors have gotten used to going to the NBA Finals, and their win in Portland on Monday night clinched their fifth consecutive trip. They've also gotten used to waiting for those finals to begin, with long layoffs after the Western Conference finals having become...

APNewsBreak: Yanks, Red Sox play on artificial turf London

May. 21, 2019 6:57 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in more than 2,200 games over a century. Major League Baseball has access to Olympic Stadium for 21...

Leonard, Raptors hope to shake off fatigue for Game 4

May. 20, 2019 6:43 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — For Kawhi Leonard and the Raptors, Monday was all about rest and recovery. Coming off a season in which he sat out 22 regular-season games and never played on back-to-back nights as part of a plan to manage his workload, Leonard played a playoff career-high 52 minutes in Toronto's...

Price returns from injured list, Red Sox beat Jays 12-2

May. 20, 2019 5:54 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — David Price returned to the Boston Red Sox with another outstanding performance against Toronto Blue Jays. The 33-year-old left-hander did not allow any earned runs over five innings in a 12-2 rout Monday that improved his record against the Blue Jays to 22-3, including 13-1 in 18 starts at...

US defenders John Brooks, DeAndre Yedlin to miss Gold Cup

May. 20, 2019 4:18 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — American defender John Brooks will miss the CONCACAF Gold Cup because of a knee ligament injury, joining DeAndre Yedlin on the sidelines. Brooks, a central defender, did not play in Wolfsburg's last two games of the Bundesliga season. Yedlin, a right back, had left groin surgery last week....

Leonard scores 36, Raptors beat Bucks 118-112 in 2 OTs

May. 19, 2019 11:57 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Siakam felt guilty about a pair of missed free throws and the extra minutes they added to his teammates' night. Fortunately for Siakam and the rest of the Raptors, Kawhi Leonard didn't seem to feel any fatigue. Leonard scored 36 points, including eight in the second overtime, and...

Guerrero Jr. homers again, Blue Jays beat White Sox 5-2

May. 19, 2019 7:11 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Following a slow start, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is showing why he's one of the top prospects in the majors. Guerrero hit another home run, Danny Jansen and Billy McKinney also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Sunday. Guerrero has hit all four of his homers...

White Sox beat Blue Jays 4-1, game halted by rain in 5th

May. 18, 2019 8:30 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lucas Giolito doesn't regard his victory as a complete game. After a long rain delay, five innings equaled nine — at least in the record book. Giolito struck out the side in the top of the fifth before play was halted because of rain, Leury Garcia homered and the Chicago White Sox...

Red Sox LHP David Price will return to rotation Monday

May. 18, 2019 6:14 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox left-hander David Price will return to the rotation for Monday's series opener in Toronto. Manager Alex Cora confirmed the plan Saturday. Price (1-2, 3.75 ERA) has been sidelined with left elbow tendinitis since his last start on May 3. The 33-year-old lefty threw a pair of bullpens...

Saucedo leads Real Salt Lake over Toronto FC 3-0

May. 18, 2019 5:27 PM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Sebastián Saucedo had a goal and an assist to help Real Salt Lake beat Toronto FC 3-0 on Saturday. Damir Kreilach opened the scoring for Real Salt Lake (5-6-1) in the 14th minute, chest trapping Albert Rusnák's cross in the middle of the area and finishing it after deflections...