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Dodgers' Urías reinstated from administrative leave

May. 21, 2019 3:18 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías was reinstated Tuesday from administrative leave by Major League Baseball. Urías was placed on leave while MLB officials looked into his May 13 arrest for investigation of misdemeanor domestic battery. Police said Urías was...

Tornadoes flip campers, damage homes in Southern Plains

May. 21, 2019 3:05 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A tornado touched down Tuesday near Tulsa International Airport, injuring at least one person and damaging about a dozen homes, amid storms in the Southern Plains that brought a deluge of rain and powerful winds, closing an interstate and flipping campers at a raceway. Storms could...

The Latest: Storm risk a concern for St. Louis sports fans

May. 21, 2019 12:03 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in the central United States (all times local): 11 a.m. St. Louis' two major sports teams say they're prepared for severe weather that's expected to roll through Tuesday night. Forecasters expect a thunderstorm to roll through downtown St. Louis at about the...

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...

Sano's 2-run homer propels Twins over Angels 3-1

May. 21, 2019 2:50 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Minnesota Twins third baseman Miguel Sano is quickly getting back into the swing of things. Sano, who missed the first 41 games due to a right heel laceration, hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lift the Twins to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night....

Reyes' homer lifts Paddack, Padres to 2-1 win over Arizona

May. 21, 2019 2:03 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It's hard to beat the San Diego Padres' combination of slugger Franmil Reyes and rookie right-hander Chris Paddack. Reyes hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning to lift Paddack and the Padres to a 2-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night. Luke Weaver (3-3) had...

Mets snap 5-game skid with 5-3 win over Nationals

May. 21, 2019 1:52 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Once they were informed no change was imminent in the dugout, the New York Mets looked a lot more relaxed at the plate. Amed Rosario and Pete Alonso homered in the first inning as the Mets, after learning embattled manager Mickey Callaway is staying around, broke out of their offensive funk...

Soroka, Acuña lead Braves to a 4-1 victory over Giants

May. 21, 2019 1:48 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The calendar hasn't hit June, and Atlanta pitcher Mike Soroka is already fielding questions about the All-Star game. The Braves rookie right-hander had his season delayed by a shoulder injury suffered working out in spring training. There will be plenty of time for All-Star talk, but...

Mets 3B Frazier and Nationals OF Eaton exchange heated words

May. 21, 2019 1:25 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — So much for burying the hatchet. New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier and Washington outfielder Adam Eaton had a heated exchange between innings that was caught by a television camera Monday night at Citi Field. The two players jawed at each other from a distance, prompting several...

Realmuto homers in 10th, Phillies beat Cubs 5-4

May. 21, 2019 1:21 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The memories came flooding back to Jake Arrieta as the fans showered him with cheers when he stepped to the plate for the first time. His 4½ seasons in Chicago included an NL Cy Young Award in 2015, a drought-busting World Series championship in 2016, two no-hitters and an All-Star...