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Yankees’ Torres has 10 HRs vs. O’s after 2 more

[ad_1] BALTIMORE -- Gleyber Torres simply owns the Baltimore Orioles.Sure, a lot of hitters around the majors are having their way with the lowly O's these days, as evidenced by the 105 home runs their pitchers have allowed through 49 games this season.But nobody has put together the kind of nightly power-hitting display against Baltimore that Torres, the New York Yankees' 22-year-old shortstop, has.In 11 games against Orioles pitching this
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Cano hurts quad running two days after sitting

[ad_1] NEW YORK -- Mets second baseman Robinson Cano was sent for an MRI after straining his left quadriceps running to first base Wednesday against the Washington Nationals.Cano, 36, ran hard to first after hitting a chopper to second off Nationals starter Max Scherzer in the third inning, but he pulled up short about three-quarters of the way down the line.Manager Mickey Callaway went to check on him between innings,
Hockey

Rouyn-Noranda beats Halifax 4-3 in Memorial Cup

[ad_1] HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Jakub Lauko scored with 54 seconds left to give the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies a 4-3 victory over the host Halifax Mooseheads on Wednesday night in the Memorial Cup. Halifax advanced to the tournament final Sunday on a tiebreaker after the Mooseheads, Huskies and Guelph Storm tied at 2-1 in round-robin play. Quebec Major Junior Hockey League champion Rouyn-Noranda will face Ontario Hockey League winner Guelph
Basketball

NBA cancels Global Camp 2019 at last minute

[ad_1] The NBA has made a last-minute decision to cancel the NBA Global Camp, a showcase for draft-eligible prospects from outside the United States that was scheduled for May 30-June 2 in Monaco."We have cancelled the NBA Global Camp 2019 due to logistical issues and other contributing factors that jeopardized our ability to successfully conduct the camp," NBA Executive VP of Basketball Operations Kiki VanDeWeghe said in a statement to
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Cano hurts quad running two days after benching

[ad_1] NEW YORK -- Mets second baseman Robinson Cano left Wednesday night's game against the Washington Nationals because of tightness in his left quadriceps.Cano, 36, ran hard to first base after hitting a chopper to second off Nationals starter Max Scherzer in the third inning, but he pulled up short about three-quarters of the way down the line.Manager Mickey Callaway went to check on him in between innings, and Cano
Basketball

Gobert, Giannis headline All-Defensive teams

[ad_1] Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert and MVP finalists Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George were the leading vote-getters for the All-Defensive first team.Boston's Marcus Smart and Milwaukee's Eric Bledsoe rounded out the first team that was announced Wednesday.Gobert finished with 97 first-team points and 196 points and earned himself a $500,000 bonus from the Jazz. This is the Utah center's third straight first-team selection.George had 96 first-team votes
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Juwan Howard joins list of stars who returned to coach team

[ad_1] Juwan Howard has joined Penny Hardaway and Patrick Ewing as part of a growing trend in college basketball.Howard, a member of Michigan's fabled "Fab Five" as a Wolverines player from 1991 to '94, was named his alma mater's head coach on Wednesday, succeeding John Beilein. Like Hardaway (Memphis) and Ewing (Georgetown), Howard is a well-known ex-star who will now be asked to coach at the place where he earned