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LEADING OFF: Yanks star Judge hurt, Pujols climbs RBI chart

Apr. 21, 2019 2:42 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: A BENCH FOR THIS JUDGE The New York Yankees are expected to put All-Star slugger Aaron Judge on the injured list, a day after he hurt his left oblique taking a swing against Kansas City. The Yankees already had a dozen players out, including Giancarlo Stanton,...

Phillies get HRs from Harper, McCutchen to beat Rockies 8-5

Apr. 21, 2019 2:18 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Phil Gosselin grew up winning imaginary games for the Philadelphia Phillies. When his chance came as a major leaguer, the hometown kid came through. Gosselin hit a three-run double that put Philadelphia ahead for good, and the Phillies got homers from Bryce Harper and Andrew McCutchen in...

Bucks beat Pistons 119-103 to take 3-0 series lead

Apr. 21, 2019 12:11 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks know they are often considered a one-man team. Saturday night, they took some major steps toward changing that perception. On a night where Giannis Antetokounmpo was limited by foul trouble, the Bucks had seven players score in double figures and beat the Detroit Pistons...

Lopez gets another KO, Stevenson wins again at MSG

Apr. 20, 2019 11:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Teofimo Lopez scored another knockout and Shakur Stevenson also won Saturday night as the 2016 Olympians remained unbeaten on the undercard of Terence Crawford's title fight against Amir Khan. Lopez (13-0, 11 KOs) knocked out Edis Tatli of Finland midway through the fifth round of the final...

Butler, Dudley tossed after Embiid's foul in 76ers-Nets game

Apr. 20, 2019 11:13 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jared Dudley didn't like the way Joel Embiid has been delivering fouls. Jimmy Butler didn't like the way Dudley tried to show it. They both ended up getting ejected Saturday after their reactions led to a scuffle. Butler and Dudley were thrown out in the third quarter of the Philadelphia...

Judge hurts oblique as Yankees beat Royals 9-2

Apr. 20, 2019 10:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — All-Star slugger Aaron Judge hurt his left oblique while taking a swing and was expected to head to the injured list as the already banged-up New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 9-2 Saturday. Judge homered early, but hurt himself in the sixth inning while hitting a single. He was...

Police: Attacker kills 1 woman, injures 2nd in NYC apartment

Apr. 20, 2019 8:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Police are questioning a man armed with an ax after a woman was hacked to death and a second woman suffered stab wounds inside a Brooklyn apartment. The carnage was discovered after the surviving victim hailed an Uber outside the Housing Authority's Bushwick Houses at 1:30 a.m. Saturday and...

Segura, Kingery, Arano put on IL by Phillies

Apr. 20, 2019 8:09 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Shortstops Jean Segura and Scott Kingery and reliever Victor Arano were placed on the 10-day injured list Saturday by the Philadelphia Phillies. Right-hander Drew Anderson, Lefty Austin Davis and infielder Mitch Walding were recalled from Triple-A Lehigh Valley. Segura injured his left...

Judge hurts oblique, likely to injured list; Yankees top KC

Apr. 20, 2019 7:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge took a swing, winced and then labored to make it all the way to first base. Quickly, the crowd at Yankee Stadium went silent, realizing this was a most costly hit. Judge hurt his left oblique and was expected to go on the injured list as the already banged-up New York Yankees...

Embiid returns, leads 76ers past Nets 112-108 for 3-1 lead

Apr. 20, 2019 6:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joel Embiid scored and rebounded. He blocked shots and even threw the most important pass of the game. The only thing he didn't do is lose his cool after his hard foul triggered a scuffle. After having to sit out the last game, there was no way Embiid was going to risk an ejection and miss...