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LEADING OFF: Mets' deGrom faces Nats, Kershaw vs. Darvish

Apr. 23, 2021 03:10 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ DEGROMINATOR Jacob deGrom of the Mets is 1-1 with a 0.45 ERA, 35 strikeouts and three walks in 20 innings going into a homestand opener against Washington and Erick Fedde...

Cubs beat Mets 4-3 on Heyward's single in 10th

Apr. 23, 2021 00:29 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Jason Heyward had a game-ending, pinch-hit single in the 10th after Dan Winkler stranded the bases loaded in the top of the inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 4-3 Thursday night to complete a three-game sweep. Kris Bryant had two hits and...

Kuznetsov lifts Capitals past Islanders 1-0 in shootout

Apr. 22, 2021 23:01 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Evgeny Kuznetsov wasn't sure if he was going to get a chance in the shootout. When he did, he took advantage and sent the Washington Capitals back into sole possession of first place in the East Division. Kuznetsov scored the deciding goal of the...

Pastrnak has goal, 2 assists in Bruins' 5-1 win over Sabres

Apr. 22, 2021 22:58 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — David Pastrnak, better known as “Pasta,” is finally starting to cook for the Boston Bruins. The four-time 30-plus goal scorer scored and added two assists for his third multi-point outing in five games, and the Bruins won their sixth straight...

Slumping Yankees rally from early hole to down Indians 6-3

Apr. 22, 2021 22:48 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — There were quality at-bats. There was energy. There was urgency. For one of the first times in this young season, the New York Yankees played up to their payroll. “Tonight we showed what we are," shortstop Gleyber Torres said...

Voracek, van Riemsdyk lead Flyers past Rangers, 3-2

Apr. 22, 2021 22:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — James van Riemsdyk scored two power-play goals and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Thursday night to snap a two-game slide. Jakub Voracek scored the deciding goal for Philadelphia, and Brian Elliott made 33 saves. Ivan Provorov...

Police chiefs hail Chauvin verdict as a key step to healing

Apr. 22, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

Not long after a jury convicted former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin of killing George Floyd, police chiefs across the U.S. started speaking up. And it wasn't to defend the police. New Orleans Police Superintendent Shaun Ferguson said convicting Chauvin on...

LEADING OFF: Mets' deGrom faces Nats, Kershaw vs Darvish

Apr. 22, 2021 20:08 PM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors Friday: ___ DEGROMINATOR Jacob deGrom of the Mets is 1-1 with a 0.45 ERA, 35 strikeouts and three walks in 20 innings going into a homestand opener against Washington and Erick Fedde...

Hawks' Young out against Heat, Bucks with left ankle sprain

Apr. 22, 2021 20:03 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta point guard Trae Young will miss the Hawks' home games against Miami on Friday night and Milwaukee on Sunday because of a sprained left ankle. Young was injured Wednesday night in a 137-127 overtime loss at the New York Knicks. X-rays in New York...

Hundreds of theater workers demand change in Times Square

Apr. 22, 2021 19:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of theater workers marched down Broadway on Thursday, rallying to demand more inclusion in the industry, protesting producer Scott Rudin and to call for greater transparency from the Actors’ Equity Association union. “I believe that change...