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Wondolowski's goal helps Earthquakes to 1-1 tie with Toronto

Aug. 19, 2018 12:27 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Chris Wondolowski scored in the tying goal in the 77th minute in the San Jose Earthquakes' 1-1 draw with Toronto FC on Saturday night. Wondolowski ran onto a long pass from Nick Lima and ripped a shot from the right side that bounced off goalkeeper Alex Bono. Wondolowski chased down...

LEADING OFF: Mets-Phils in Little League game, Urena starts

Aug. 18, 2018 10:36 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Sunday: BIG-N-LITTLE Todd Frazier, Michael Conforto and Scott Kingery will be back in familiar territory when the Mets and Phillies play under the lights in the Little League Classic at Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The game will be held at Bowman Field, which seats...

Daniel Lovita scores in 90th, Impact edge Fire 2-1

Aug. 18, 2018 9:49 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Daniel Lovitz scored in the 90th minute to give the Montreal Impact a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Fire on Saturday night. Lovita volleyed a bouncing shot into the left side of the net off Saphir Taider's volley. Ignacio Piatti also scored to help Montreal (10-13-3) end a four-game winless...

Daniel Royer scores twice, Red Bulls tie Whitecaps 2-2

Aug. 18, 2018 9:36 PM EDT

VANCOUER, British Columbia (AP) — Daniel Royer scored his second goal of the game in the 90th minute to give the New York Red Bulls a 2-2 tie with the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday. With New York (15-6-3) playing a man down, Tyler Adams set up the tying goal with a free kick into the box. Royer beat a...

Stanton homers as Yankees beat Blue Jays 11-6

Aug. 18, 2018 7:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Another day, another big swing for Giancarlo Stanton. The slugger just loves this time of year. Stanton hit one of New York's four homers, Luis Severino struck out eight while pitching into the sixth inning and the Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 11-6 on Saturday. Didi Gregorius, Miguel...

Yankees celebrate 1998 World Series championship team

Aug. 18, 2018 3:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte and Jorge Posada returned to the Bronx on Saturday for the New York Yankees' celebration of their 1998 World Series championship team. Darryl Strawberry and former manager Joe Torre also attended the ceremony before New York's game against the Toronto Blue...

Stanton, Walker homer as Yankees top Blue Jays in 7 innings

Aug. 18, 2018 12:26 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton got his 31st home run in just under the wire Friday night. Neil Walker hit a three-run homer, Stanton added a blast over the home bullpen at Yankee Stadium and New York rallied for a rain-shortened 7-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night. Stanton drove a...

R.J. Barrett scores 35 points, Duke beats Toronto 96-60

Aug. 17, 2018 8:06 PM EDT

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (AP) — R.J. Barrett scored 35 points in his second hometown exhibition game for Duke, Zion Williamson added 24 and the Blue Devils beat the University of Toronto 96-60 on Friday night in an exhibition game. The 18-year-old Barrett was 15 of 26 from the field and had nine rebounds....

Royals beat Blue Jays 6-2 after long delay to split series

Aug. 17, 2018 2:17 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — While the Kansas City Royals overcame the weather, Toronto Blue Jays starter Sam Gaviglio was unable to overcome a fourth-inning balk. Lucas Duda homered, Rosell Herrera had three hits and the Royals beat the Blue Jays 6-2 after a long rain delay Thursday night to split their...

Yanks load bases in 9th, but Rays rookie escapes for 3-1 win

Aug. 16, 2018 6:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — As he jogged from the bullpen, Tampa Bay rookie left-hander Adam Kolarek reminded himself that he's pitched out of bases-loaded, no-out situations before. In the minors, at least. "It just hasn't been at this level," he said. "And certainly not in a stadium like Yankee Stadium." Or in the...