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Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, left, celebrates as he runs next to Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum, center, at the end of Game 4 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals, Monday, May 20, 2019, in Portland, Ore. The Warriors won 119-117 in overtime. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 21, 2019 - 1:22 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Experience bred confidence for the Golden State Warriors, even when challenged by the upstart Portland Trail Blazers. No matter how far they were down, they've been through too much to ever think they're out. "We just really understand what we're capable of on both sides of...
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FILE - In this April 24, 2018, file photo, New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes (52) is congratulated by manager Mickey Callaway after hitting a three-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals in St. Louis. The slumping Mets have announced they are sticking with embattled manager Callaway "for the foreseeable future" _ and sidelined slugger Cespedes broke his right ankle in an accident on his ranch. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
May 21, 2019 - 1:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Turns out Yoenis Céspedes took the fall, not Mickey Callaway. On a hectic afternoon at Citi Field, the slumping New York Mets announced Monday they are sticking with their embattled manager "for the foreseeable future" — and Céspedes broke his right ankle in an accident on his ranch...
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New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez reacts as he heads to first to round the bases after hitting a three-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Monday, May 20, 2019, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
May 20, 2019 - 11:15 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Gary Sánchez hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to cap a New York rally fueled by Baltimore gaffes, and the Yankees pulled out a 10-7 victory Monday night. Gleyber Torres homered twice for the Yankees, who trailed 6-1 after four innings and 7-3 after six. At that point, the...
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Texas Rangers starting pitcher Mike Minor (23) throws to the Seattle Mariners in the first inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Monday, May 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
May 20, 2019 - 11:09 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Asdrúbal Cabrera hit two of the five Texas homers, Mike Minor struck out 11 over six innings and the Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 10-9 in a series opener Monday night. Hunter Pence, Joey Gallo and Rougned Odor also went deep. The Rangers twice had back-to-back homers...
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Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Brett Anderson delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Monday, May 20, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
May 20, 2019 - 11:08 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Brett Anderson had a quick reaction when the baseball and both pieces of a broken bat came sailing at him in the fifth inning. Get out of the way. Oakland's left-hander managed to do that, but left the game in the following inning with a cervical strain, and the Athletics hung on...
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New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez reacts as he heads to first to round the bases after hitting a three-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Monday, May 20, 2019, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
May 20, 2019 - 11:02 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Gary Sánchez hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to cap a New York rally fueled by Baltimore gaffes, and the Yankees pulled out a 10-7 victory Monday night. Gleyber Torres homered twice for the Yankees, who trailed 6-1 after four innings and 7-3 after six. At that point, the...
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Houston Astros' Jake Marisnick (6) celebrates his solo home run off Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Jace Fry with Alex Bregman during the third inning of a baseball game, Monday, May 20, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
May 20, 2019 - 11:01 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Jake Marisnick and Tyler White homered and Brad Peacock had another solid start to lead the Houston Astros over the Chicago White Sox 3-0 Monday night. Playing without George Springer, who leads the American League with 17 homers, the Astros got pop from the bottom of the lineup to...
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New York Mets' Pete Alonso (20) celebrates with Todd Frazier (21) after hitting a home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Monday, May 20, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Sarah Stier)
May 20, 2019 - 10:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amed Rosario and Pete Alonso homered in the first inning as the New York Mets, after learning embattled manager Mickey Callaway is staying around, broke out of their offensive funk a bit to beat the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Monday night. Carlos Gómez cracked an RBI double off the...
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New York Yankees' Domingo German delivers a pitch during the first inning in the second baseball game of the team's doubleheader against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
May 20, 2019 - 10:27 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors Tuesday: LOOKING FOR SIX Yankees right-hander Domingo Germán (8-1, 2.50 ERA) seeks to win his sixth consecutive start on Tuesday night against the last-place Orioles. The major league leader in victories, Germán has a chance to join Tommy John (1979),...
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New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius calls for time out after sliding into third base during the first inning of a Gulf Coast League baseball game Monday, May 20, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. Gregorius is playing for the first time since having Tommy John surgery. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
May 20, 2019 - 8:49 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius played five innings of defense and went 2 for 4 with a walk Monday at extended spring training in his first game action since Tommy John surgery on Oct. 17. "It was good," Gregorius said. Outfielders Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge also...
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