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Burnes outlasts Snell as Taylor, Brewers beat Padres 4-1

May. 25, 2022 01:45 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Corbin Burnes outlasted Blake Snell in a showdown of recent Cy Young Award winners and Tyrone Taylor hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 on Tuesday night. Mike Brosseau also homered for the Brewers, who...

Andrus, Lowrie homer, A's end 13-game skid against Mariners

May. 25, 2022 01:29 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Elvis Andrus hit a tying homer in the sixth, singled and scored in the seventh and the Oakland Athletics snapped a 13-game losing streak against the Seattle Mariners with a 7-5 victory on Tuesday night. Tony Kemp had three hits for the Athletics and Jed Lowrie also...

Smith's tie-breaking homer lifts Arizona past KC Royals 8-6

May. 25, 2022 01:09 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Pavin Smith and pinch-hitter Jordan Luplow homered in a five-run sixth inning to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Kansas City Royals 8-6 on Tuesday night. Daulton Varsho and David Peralta also homered for the Diamondbacks, who have won five of their last six...

Thor hammers Rangers with 8 strong innings in Halos' 5-3 win

May. 25, 2022 01:02 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Noah Syndergaard allowed one run over eight strong innings of four-hit ball in his longest appearance since returning from elbow surgery, and Jared Walsh homered in the Los Angeles Angels' 5-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Tuesday night. Luis Rengifo and...

Rex Sox pound White Sox 16-3, extend win streak to 6 games

May. 25, 2022 00:57 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Trevor Story and Christian Vazquez each hit a three-run home run and drove in four runs as the Boston Red Sox set season highs in runs and hits in a 16-3 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. Story’s homer off Dylan Cease capped a four-run first inning....

Proposed women's hockey league teams with Billie Jean King

May. 25, 2022 00:50 AM EDT

North America’s top women’s hockey players are teaming up with former tennis star Billie Jean King and Los Angeles Dodgers chairman Mark Walter to explore launching a pro league within the next year, a person with direct knowledge of the agreement told The Associated Press on Tuesday night. ...

Contreras gets first walk-off hit, Braves edge Phillies 6-5

May. 25, 2022 00:46 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — William Contreras picked the perfect moment for the first walk-off hit of his career. His parents, William Contreras and Olga Castillo, were in the stands for the first time watching him play a major league game, and the 24-year-old wanted to send them back to...

Jansen, Guerrero homer, Blue Jays beat Cardinals 8-1

May. 25, 2022 00:31 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Danny Jansen hit a three-run homer and a solo shot, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. also went deep and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-1 on Tuesday night. “It was my first time to be in the stadium here and obviously it's a really cool stadium,”...

Emotional Trevino delivers for Yanks on late dad's birthday

May. 25, 2022 00:23 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Trevino stood next to his pinstriped teammates, hands on his head, and looked around at the celebration he'd just set off at Yankee Stadium. Exactly the moment he and his father dreamed about together. Until Joe Trevino died in 2013. Tears...

Yanks lose Stanton, LeMahieu to injuries; LeMahieu MRI clean

May. 25, 2022 00:21 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees lost All-Stars DJ LeMahieu and Giancarlo Stanton to injuries Tuesday night, although the early diagnosis on LeMahieu suggests New York dodged a serious issue. LeMahieu was scratched with left wrist discomfort and Stanton exited a 7-6, 11-inning win over...