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Akiyoshi wins Mizuno Open to qualify for British Open

May. 27, 2018 5:40 AM EDT

IBARAKI, Japan (AP) — Shota Akiyoshi of Japan shot a 2-under-par 70 on Sunday to win the Mizuno Open and qualify for the British Open. Akiyoshi offset three bogeys with five birdies at the Royal Golf Club in Ibaraki, Japan, to finish 1 under overall and secure his first ever tournament win on the Japan...

Villanueva homers twice to power Padres past Dodgers 7-5

May. 27, 2018 2:57 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Christian Villanueva always dreamed of being the best at whatever he does as a baseball player. If he wants to become known as one of the game's best power hitters, he's off to a good start. Villanueva homered twice for his 13th and 14th home runs and Jose Pirela hit the go-ahead single...

Zunino's HR in the 12th gives Mariners 4-3 win over Twins

May. 27, 2018 2:48 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — After seeing long fly balls to center field die on the warning track as the night progressed, Mike Zunino knew if he got a chance at one swing to end it, he was going to do all he could to not hit it to center. "I tried to hit smart one time," Zunino joked. Zunino turned on a 2-2 breaking...

LEADING OFF: Trout trots at Yankee Stadium, NL East stout

May. 27, 2018 2:30 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: FISH STICK Mike Trout tries to homer in his fourth straight game when the Los Angeles Angels play their series finale at Yankee Stadium. The two-time MVP is coming off his first career game with four extra-base hits — and first five-hit performance...

Gennett has 5 hits to lead Reds over Rockies 6-5.

May. 27, 2018 2:07 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Scooter Gennett capped his big day at the plate with a game-saving play in the field for the Cincinnati Reds. Gennett tied a career high with five hits, including a solo homer, and then made a diving catch in the ninth to preserve the Reds' 6-5 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday...

Thompson hot hand carries Warriors into Game 7 with Rockets

May. 27, 2018 1:33 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson flashed back to a night he left the arena still in uniform, furious about his forgettable performance against Denver. It used to be he struggled to shake off a bad night, or even a bad start to a game. Now, he just keeps shooting. Whenever he feels like it, from...

Trout HR, 3 doubles in 1st 5-hit game; Angels top Yanks 11-4

May. 27, 2018 1:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Saturday night, center stage, under the Yankee Stadium spotlight. And the best player in baseball put on quite a show. Mike Trout homered and doubled three times during his first five-hit game in the majors as the Los Angeles Angels quickly recovered from a rocky start in rolling to an 11-4...

Indians hit 4 HRs, bullpen hangs on for 8-6 win vs. Astros

May. 27, 2018 1:10 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians' beleaguered bullpen suffered another jolt when Andrew Miller went on the disabled list Saturday. A few hours later. the relievers played a major role in an 8-6 win over the Houston Astros. Zach McAllister, Tyler Olson, Dan Otero and Cody Allen combined to allow one...

Future unclear for Ronaldo, Bale after Champions League win

May. 27, 2018 1:05 AM EDT

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Straight after a third successive Champions League title was secured, Cristiano Ronaldo was talking about Real Madrid in the past tense. Real's biggest star hinted he was unsure he'd stay with the club. Its best player in the Champions League final, Gareth Bale, looks more likely to be...

Klay Thompson has 35, Warriors force Game 7 in West finals

May. 27, 2018 12:49 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — An awful start followed by three quarters of utter dominance, spot-on shot-making and beautiful defense — even against one of the game's greatest and hardest to stop in James Harden. That's the way it's been for these up-and-down, uber-talented Warriors, who leave even their...