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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...

El Salvador beats St Kitts 4-0 in World Cup qualifying

Jun. 12, 2021 21:46 PM EDT

David Rugamas scored a pair of first-half goals, California-born Joshua Pérez added another and El Salvador won 4-0 at St. Kitts and Nevis on Saturday, moving into commanding position to advance in World Cup qualifying. The United States will be the opponent for the...

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...

At swimming trials, Ledekcy keeping an eye on NHL playoffs

Jun. 12, 2021 21:32 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Even as she attempts to qualify for her third U.S. Olympic team, champion swimmer Katie Ledecky is keeping an eye on the NHL playoffs. Her uncle, Jon Ledecky, is a co-owner of the New York Islanders. The team has advanced to the final four of the...

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...

Cease improves to 8-0 over Tigers; White Sox romp 15-2

Jun. 12, 2021 20:57 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Dylan Cease became the first White Sox pitcher to win his first eight career starts against an opponent, cruising to a 15-2 romp over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday. Cease is the first major league pitcher to win his first eight starts against another...

Angels overcome five-run deficit to beat Diamondbacks.

Jun. 12, 2021 20:40 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — It took a while, but the Los Angeles Angels are back at .500. Anthony Rendon homered and drove in four runs, and the Angels rallied from a five-run deficit to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-7 on Saturday. The win moved Los Angeles to .500 (32-32) for the...

Vandy, Stanford heading to CWS after super regional sweeps

Jun. 12, 2021 20:36 PM EDT

Reigning national champion Vanderbilt and Stanford swept their NCAA super regionals Saturday and became the first teams to lock up spots in the College World Series. Jack Leiter gave Vanderbilt another stellar pitching performance in a 4-1 win over East Carolina to send...