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Fedde back from COVID-19 list, Nats-Giants split DH

Jun. 12, 2021 22:57 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — LaMonte Wade Jr. led off the eighth inning with an RBI single that broke a scoreless tie and the San Francisco Giants held on to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 Saturday to earn a split in the day-night doubleheader. In the opener, Erick Fedde...

Browns WR Landry says OBJ looks "amazing" after knee surgery

Jun. 12, 2021 22:55 PM EDT

EASTLAKE, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr.'s knee looks fine for football. His softball swing needs work. The Browns wide receiver, who suffered a season-ending knee injury last season, took part Saturday in teammate Jarvis Landy's charity softball event, which drew 7,000...

Pederson homers in 3rd straight game, Cubs beat Cards 7-2

Jun. 12, 2021 22:51 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Joc Pederson homered for the third straight game, Sergio Alcántara and Ian Happ also went deep, and the Chicago Cubs used a five-run second inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday night. Kyle Hendricks (8-4) threw six solid innings for his...

Berríos pitching, Polanco power carry Twins past Astros 5-2

Jun. 12, 2021 22:50 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — José Berríos threw seven commanding innings for Minnesota against the highest-scoring team in the majors, Jorge Polanco had three RBIs and the Twins beat the Houston Astros 5-2 on Saturday night. Polanco homered for the fifth time in 11 games, and...

In scary scene at Euro 2020, Eriksen collapses on the field

Jun. 12, 2021 22:32 PM EDT

COPENHAGEN (AP) — As Christian Eriksen lay unconscious on the field, his pulse slipping away, Denmark team doctor Morten Boesen quickly realized there wasn’t a second to lose. “He was breathing, and I could feel his pulse. But suddenly that changed,” Boesen said...

LEADING OFF: DeGrom clear for next start, Severino set back

Jun. 12, 2021 21:53 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Sunday: ___ CONCERN IN QUEENS Jacob deGrom plans to make his next scheduled start for the Mets despite having to leave his most recent outing because of an elbow ailment. DeGrom played...

Max Muncy on Dodgers' injured list with right oblique strain

Jun. 12, 2021 21:43 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — First baseman Max Muncy is going on the Los Angeles Dodgers' injured list with a right oblique muscle strain. The Dodgers recalled outfielder Luke Raley on Saturday night to take the roster spot of Muncy, who left Friday's game in the second inning...

Segura's 2nd straight walkoff lifts Phils over Yankees 8-7

Jun. 12, 2021 21:21 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jean Segura scored Ronald Torreyes with an infield single in the 10th inning for his second straight game-ending hit and the Philadelphia Phillies got a third consecutive walkoff win with an 8-7 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday. After...

Yelich, Brewers bail out Burnes in victory over Pirates

Jun. 12, 2021 21:15 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers ace Corbin Burnes has made things easy for his teammates this season, shutting down opponents and working deep into games. When he failed to do either of those things Saturday, Milwaukee paid him back with a dominant bullpen effort and a...

Indians rally in 9th, top Mariners on throwing error in 10th

Jun. 12, 2021 21:08 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — César Hernández scored on a throwing error by pitcher Paul Sewald in the 10th inning, completing the Cleveland Indians’ rally for a 5-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday. After scoring three times with two outs in the ninth to make it...