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NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Red Sox announcer Jerry Remy apologized Wednesday for his on-air remarks a night earlier that pitchers such as Yankees star Masahiro Tanaka shouldn’t be allowed to have translators on the mound. “Last night, during the course of the Red Sox-Yankees game I made some...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The guy that scored the winner in Games 3 and 4 of the Stanley Cup Final doesn’t even have a locker in the Nashville Predators’ dressing room. The 22-year-old who leads the NHL in playoff goals and is a legit contender for the Conn Smythe trophy watched the Pittsburgh Penguins...
NEW YORK (AP) — Irish War Cry is back on the Triple Crown trail as the 7-2 favorite for the Belmont Stakes. The colt claimed that status after expected favorite Classic Empire was forced out Wednesday because of an abscess in his right front hoof. No one was more surprised at the turn of...
SEATTLE (AP) — Jean Segura and the Mariners agreed Wednesday to a $70 million, five-year contract covering 2018-22, a deal that brings stability to a shortstop position in flux for more than a decade in Seattle. Segura is making $6.2 million this year and would have been eligible for free agency...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — It’s a tournament Phil Mickelson has come so close to winning so many times, only to agonizingly fall short. Not the U.S. Open — that’s next week — but the St. Jude Classic in Memphis. Mickelson definitely won’t claim that first U.S. Open victory this year because he’s...
The Pittsburgh Penguins lost both games in Nashville to tie the Stanly Cup series at 2-2. The team lost game three, 5-1 and game four, 4-1. Game five of the series is scheduled for Thursdayat 8 p.m. AP Photo/Mark Humphrey
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The goals that came so easily to the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final — the ones that arrived in bunches and seemed to signal an emphatic end to Pekka Rinne’s spectacular playoff run — have disappeared. Across six periods in Nashville, the...
Boston Red Sox’s Andrew Benintendi hits a home run during the fifth inning of yesterday’s game to lift the Red Sox past the Yankees 5-4. AP Photo/Frank Franklin II
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Red Sox powered up, both at the plate and on the mound. Mitch Moreland and Hanley Ramirez hit back-to-back home runs and Andrew Benintendi later connected off struggling Masahiro Tanaka, boosting Boston over the New York Yankees 5-4 on Tuesday night. Overpowering...
The Oklahoma team celebrates after defeating Florida in the second game of the best-of-three championship series in the NCAA Women’s College World Series in the WCWS championship. Oklahoma won the game 5-4. AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Even as defending champions, it seemed for most of the season that Oklahoma was unlikely to repeat. The Sooners earned just a No. 10 seed in the NCAA Tournament. They lost their NCAA opener to North Dakota State before rallying, then had to go to Auburn and win a super...
Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy works during the seventh inning of yesterday’s game. Remy said pitchers such as Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka shouldn’t be allowed translators on the mound. AP Photo/Frank Franklin II
NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy says pitchers such as Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka shouldn’t be allowed translators on the mound, Remy’s comments Tuesday night during the NESN telecast of the Boston-New York game quickly drew harsh criticism on social media, with...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says he’s not making any lineup changes for Game 3 of the NBA Finals. Despite the Cavs being down 2-0 to Golden State after being roughed up in the first two games of the series, Lue said he’s sticking with his starters, including guard J.R. Smith, who...

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