RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • AL Capsules

    April 22, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) - Jacoby Ellsbury doubled, tripled, drove in two runs and made a sliding catch in his return to Fenway Park, helping the New York Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka beat the Boston Red Sox 9-3 Tuesday night.

  • Kouzmanoff leaves game in 4th inning

    April 22, 2014

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Texas third baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff left the Rangers' game against the Oakland Athletics with back tightness.

  • Bills coach Marrone had cancerous mole removed

    April 22, 2014

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone said Tuesday night he had a cancerous mole removed, and added it will not have any effect on him doing his job.

  • NL Capsules

    April 22, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Albert Pujols became the first major leaguer to hit his 499th and 500th homers in the same game, driving in five runs to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the Washington Nationals 7-2 Tuesday night.

  • NBA Playoff Capsules

    April 23, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - Bradley Beal came on strong late in regulation to finish with 26 points, Nene scored six of his 17 in overtime and the Washington Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 101-99 Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.

  • Former Red Sox CF Ellsbury gets mixed reception

    April 23, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) - Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury received a mixed reception Tuesday night in his first game at Fenway Park as an opponent.

  • NHL playoff capsules

    April 23, 2014

    MONTREAL (AP) - Max Pacioretty lifted the Montreal Canadiens into the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs Tuesday night with a power-play goal with 43 seconds remaining for a 4-3 victory and a four-game sweep of Tampa Bay.

  • Cardinals player to be sentenced for assault plea

    April 23, 2014

    PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday for his guilty plea to a charge that he assaulted a former girlfriend who is the mother of his daughter.

  • Rangers beat Flyers 4-1 in Game 3, take 2-1 lead

    April 23, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - While his teammates mobbed him after a late goal, Dan Carcillo trash-talked with Flyers fans through the glass before hitting the bench for a celebration.

  • Pacers rally past Hawks 101-85 to even series

    April 23, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Pacers got tired of talking trash.