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Houston Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. (43) throws against Cleveland Indians during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)
May 20, 2018 - 11:13 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Lance McCullers allowed one hit over seven innings and Brian McCann hit a two-run homer to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday night. With the game still scoreless in the seventh inning, McCann sent the ball over the Astros' bullpen in right-...
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Aaron Wise acknowledges applause on the 18th green after winning the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament in Dallas, Sunday, May 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
May 20, 2018 - 11:07 pm
DALLAS (AP) — Aaron Wise had to kick his mom out of his hotel room because she was too chatty during a four-hour rain delay before his best shot at a first PGA Tour victory. The 21-year-old rookie's caddie had to snap him back into the moment when Wise worried if he would get to finish the AT&T...
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New York Mets' Amed Rosario (1) runs the bases after hitting a home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game as Arizona Diamondbacks third baseman Jake Lamb (22) looks away Sunday, May 20, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
May 20, 2018 - 11:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — All over baseball, rookies are making quite an impression — Shohei Ohtani, Ronald Acuna Jr., Gleyber Torres and more. On Sunday, the New York Mets and their fans saw a glimpse of what Amed Rosario might bring someday. Rosario hit his first two home runs of the season and pinch-...
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Oakland Athletics' Marcus Semien, right, comes in to score after hitting a two-run home run during fifth-inning baseball game action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto, Sunday, May 20, 2018. (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP)
May 20, 2018 - 10:37 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Daniel Mengden helped the surging Athletics finish off a sweep and gave Oakland's beleaguered bullpen a much-needed break. Mengden allowed two hits over seven shutout innings to win his second straight start, a 9-2 rout of the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday that completed a four-game...
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Ed Carpenter is hugged by Danica Patrick after winning the pole during qualifications for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 20, 2018 - 9:45 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ed Carpenter and Danica Patrick got exactly what they needed in qualifying Sunday. Now comes the hard part: Finding a way to victory lane next weekend. After crashing Roger Penske's front-row party by claiming his third Indianapolis 500 pole-winning run and watching his teammate...
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Aaron Wise acknowledges applause from the gallery after sinking a putt for birdie on the fifth green during the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament in Dallas, Sunday, May 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
May 20, 2018 - 9:35 pm
DALLAS (AP) — Aaron Wise cruised to his first PGA Tour victory Sunday, shattering the AT&T Byron Nelson record at 23 under on a new course in a race to finish before nightfall after a four-hour rain delay. The 21-year-old rookie shot a 6-under 65 to beat Marc Leishman by three strokes as both...
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Atlanta United defender Greg Garza, left, defends against New York Red Bulls midfielder Florian Valot, right, during the first half in a MLS soccer match Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
May 20, 2018 - 9:28 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Bradley-Wright Phillips scored two second-half goals in the New York Red Bulls' 3-1 victory over Atlanta United on Sunday night. New York (7-3-0) has won four in a row, outscoring its opponents 12-4 during that span. Wright-Phillips headed home Michael Murillo's cross to the center...
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San Francisco Giants right fielder Gorkys Hernandez, left, congratulates Brandon Belt, right, on his three-run home run against the Colorado Rockies during the seventh inning of a Major League Baseball game, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in San Francisco. Evan Longoria also scored. Umpire is Chris Conroy. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)
May 20, 2018 - 9:28 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Brandon Belt is going back to basics this year, and it's paying off for the San Francisco Giants' slugger. "The main thing, just sticking with my approach, my strike zone," Belt said. "When I get a pitch in my zone I'm doing something with it." Belt snapped a seventh-inning tie...
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Atlanta United defender Greg Garza, left, defends against New York Red Bulls midfielder Florian Valot, right, during the first half in a MLS soccer match Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
May 20, 2018 - 9:26 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Bradley-Wright Phillips scored two second-half goals in the New York Red Bulls' 3-1 victory over Atlanta United on Sunday night. New York (7-3-0) has won four in a row, outscoring its opponents 12-4 during that span. Wright-Phillips headed home Michael Murillo's cross to the center...
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Seattle Mariners' Mitch Haniger, center, stands on first base next to Detroit Tigers first baseman John Hicks (55) and first base coach Chris Prieto, right, after hitting a single to break up a no-hitter in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 20, 2018 - 8:59 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Once Francisco Liriano was finished, the Seattle Mariners finally got started. Mitch Haniger kept Seattle alive with a tying two-run homer in the ninth inning and Jean Segura's RBI single in the 11th gave the Mariners a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. The Mariners...
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