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New York Rangers and Edmonton Oilers advance to second round of playoffs

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The New York Rangers and Edmonton Oilers won their series-clinching games on Saturday night to advance to the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs. The Rangers defeated the Montreal Canadiens 3-1 at home and the Oiles ousted the Sharks with a 3-1 victory in San Jose. After trailing Montreal 2-1 in the series, New York …

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Scoreboard roundup — 4/22/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEN-Y Yankees 11 Pittsburgh 5 AMERICAN LEAGUEDetroit 5 Minnesota 4Oakland 4 Seattle 3Tampa Bay 6 Houston 3Baltimore 4 Boston 2Cleveland 7 Chi White Sox 0Texas 2 Kansas City 1L.A. Angels 5 Toronto 4 NATIONAL LEAGUEChi Cubs 12 Cincinnati 8Washington 3 N-Y Mets 1Philadelphia 4 Atlanta 3, 10 InningsSt. Louis 4 …

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Miguel Sano and Matthew Boyd ejected after Twins vs. Tigers brawl

Andy King/Getty Images(MINNEAPOLIS) — Minnesota Twins’ Miguel Sano and Detroit Tigers pitcher Matthew Boyd were ejected from Saturday’s game for their roles in a bench-clearing brawl. It all started in the third inning when Detroit’s JaCoby Jones was hit in the face by an 89-m.p.h. fastball from the Twins’ Justin Haley that caused his mouth to bleed. Two innings later, …

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Tigers’ Cabrera headed to 10-day DL

Getty Images(MINNEAPOLIS) – The Detroit Tigers announced Saturday that it placed first baseman Miguel Cabrera on the 10-day disabled list with a strained groin. Cabrera suffered the injury diving for a ball during Friday’s loss to the twins. First baseman John Hicks has been called up from Triple-A to replace the two-time American League MVP. Cabrera is hitting .268 with …

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Scoreboard roundup — 4/21/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUEPittsburgh 6 N-Y Yankees 3AMERICAN LEAGUEBaltimore 2 Boston 0Houston 6 Tampa Bay 3Texas 6 Kansas City 2Cleveland 3 Chi White Sox 0Minnesota 6 Detroit 3Oakland 3 Seattle 1Toronto 5 L.A. Angels 5 (Bot 10th) NATIONAL LEAGUEPhiladelphia 4 Atlanta 3Chi Cubs 6 Cincinnati 5, 11 InningsWashington 4 N-Y Mets 3, 11 …

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Retired Tennis Star James Blake to Run in Sunday’s NYC Marathon

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The retired tennis star mistakenly handcuffed by New York City police is returning to the city for this Sunday’s marathon. James Blake had planned to run the New York City marathon long before he was mistaken for a credit card fraud suspect and slammed to a Manhattan sidewalk by an undercover cop. “I’m probably going …

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Retired Tennis Star James Blake to Run in Sunday’s NYC Marathon

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The retired tennis star mistakenly handcuffed by New York City police is returning to the city for this Sunday’s marathon. James Blake had planned to run the New York City marathon long before he was mistaken for a credit card fraud suspect and slammed to a Manhattan sidewalk by an undercover cop. “I’m probably going …

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Freddies to take on Sparta Highland

With tournament play creeping its way up the Fredericktown Freddies are trying to snap out of a funk. The Freddies boys basketball team has lost three straight games going into a road matchup with Sparta Highland Friday. Fredericktown scored just 28 points in a loss versus Loudonville that started the streak and they then fell to Cardington on a buzzer …

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Arck wins a pair of awards

Alex Arck has been the backbone of the Mount Vernon Boys Basketball season and that continued in losses to Delaware Hayes and Olentangy. Arck, for his efforts has been named the Alicie’s Action Figure Frenzy Player of the game for both games. In the loss to Hayes Arck helped the Jackets to a four point halftime lead in an eventual …

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