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Bichette drives in 5, Blue Jays rout Angels 15-1

Apr. 11, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Bo Bichette had five RBIs, Randal Grichuk hit a three-run double during a seven-run second inning and the Toronto Blue Jays stopped a four-game skid by routing the Los Angeles Angels 15-1 on Saturday night following a rain delay that lasted more than 2 1/2 hours. ...

Taylor's homer propels Dodgers to 9-5 win over Nationals

Apr. 11, 2021 01:53 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers outfielders Chris Taylor and Zach McKinstry are more than making up for the absences of MVPs Mookie Betts and Cody Bellinger. Taylor hit a three-run homer and McKinstry made big plays with his bat and arm Saturday night in Los Angeles' 9-5...

Stephen Curry scores 38 points, Warriors beat Rockets

Apr. 11, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 23 of his 38 points in the third quarter and the Golden State Warriors withstood another injury to rookie James Wiseman to beat the Houston Rockets 125-109 on Saturday night. Curry had his sixth straight 30-point game, the...

Jazz beat Kings 128-112, extend home winning streak to 24

Apr. 11, 2021 01:11 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — NBA games are usually full of chatter on the court. But some of the things the Sacramento Kings said to Joe Ingles made Donovan Mitchell take notice. Ingles can talk trash with the best of them and it gets him going, but Mitchell turned his...

Devin Booker scores 27 points, Suns rout Wizards 134-106

Apr. 11, 2021 00:54 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker scored 27 points and the Phoenix Suns used a 44-point third quarter to rout the Washington Wizards 134-106 on Saturday night. Deandre Ayton had 14 points and 10 rebounds, Chris Paul added 13 points and 10 assists and Phoenix had only three...

Joel Embiid scores 27 points, 76ers beat Thunder 117-93

Apr. 11, 2021 00:37 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Joel Embiid had 27 points and nine rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 117-93 on Saturday night to pull even with Brooklyn for the Eastern Conference lead. On Friday night in a loss at New Orleans, Embiid went just 5...

Locastro's speed, Smith's pitching help D-backs top Reds 8-3

Apr. 11, 2021 00:27 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona manager Torey Lovullo has often said that Tim Locastro is the fastest man in the majors. You don't have to take his word for it: The video game MLB The Show agrees. “He's got a 99 rating,” Lovullo said, grinning. Locastro...

Lakers pull away after ejections, rout Nets 126-101

Apr. 11, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Schroder helped send a Lakers team missing LeBron James and Anthony Davis off to a sizzling start. And after Schroder was thrown out along with Kyrie Irving in the third quarter, the defending champions really turned it on. ...

Red Sox extend win streak to 5, beat Orioles 6-4 in 10

Apr. 10, 2021 23:51 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Rafael Devers homered and the Boston Red Sox scored twice in the 10th inning on a wild pitch and an RBI single by Christian Vázquez to extend their winning streak to five games with a 6-4 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night. “It’s...

Vasilevskiy, Lightning shut out Predators 3-0

Apr. 10, 2021 23:36 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tampa Bay started slowly, but Andrei Vasilevskiy was there to pick up his teammates. Vasilevskiy made 36 saves to lead the Lightning to a 3-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday night. Ross Colton, Erik Cernak...