• NHL Playoff Capsules

    April 23, 2014

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Brandon Dubinsky scored with 22.5 seconds left in regulation to force overtime and Nick Foligno's wrist shot just inside the blue line 2:49 into the extra session gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night.

  • LaRoche caps Nats comeback for 5-4 win over Angels

    April 23, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Adam LaRoche's tiebreaking RBI single off the first pitch from Fernando Salas capped a four-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 Wednesday night to avoid a sweep.

  • NL Capsules

    April 23, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Cubs marked Wrigley Field's 100th birthday in dramatic fashion Wednesday, allowing the Arizona Diamondbacks to rally for five runs in the ninth inning and a 7-5 victory.

  • AL Capsules

    April 23, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) - Michael Pineda was ejected for using pine tar less than two weeks after appearing to get away with using a foreign substance in another game against Boston, and the Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 5-1 Wednesday night.

  • Report: Jacobs have had discussions about Bills

    April 23, 2014

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The son of Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs Sr. has told The Buffalo News his family has had discussions involving the Buffalo Bills, but adds it's premature to say whether it will make an attempt to buy the team.

  • Benzema gives Real Madrid 1-0 win over Bayern

    April 23, 2014

    MADRID (AP) - Real Madrid hopes a narrow home win put it in position to reach the Champions League final for the first time since 2002.

  • Girardi doesn't expect fine for pushing camera

    April 23, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) - New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi says he doesn't expect to be fined for pushing a television camera to keep it from aiming into the tunnel between the team's dugout and clubhouse.

  • NBA Capsules

    April 23, 2014

    MIAMI (AP) - LeBron James scored 32 points and added eight assists, Chris Bosh scored 20 points and the Miami Heat held on to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 101-97 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference first-round series.

  • Rays come up short, lose 6-4 to Twins in 12

    April 23, 2014

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon liked the effort just not the result.

  • Road teams off to flying start in NBA playoffs

    April 24, 2014

    MIAMI (AP) - Here's the list of teams that had home-court advantage entering the opening round of these NBA playoffs: Indiana, Miami, Toronto, Chicago, San Antonio, Oklahoma City, Houston and the Los Angeles Clippers.