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Jury ponders ex-pitcher's police brutality suit

A jury is to continue deliberating a former Houston Astros pitcher's multimillion-dollar brutality lawsuit against Galveston police officers who beat him in 2008.


Related Topix: Sports, Houston Astros, Brandon Backe

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Yankees slug Red Sox for 15 hits in 9-3 win

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 Red Sox 9-3 on Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Masahiro Tanaka, Jon Lester, Derek Jeter, Mark Teixeira, David Ortiz

CBS Local

Albert Pujols Hits 500th HR of MLB Career vs. Nats

The Los Angeles Angels' first baseman hit a pair of shots off Washington Nationals right-hander Taylor Jordan on Tuesday night - a three-run homer in the first inning and two-run drive in the fifth - to become the 26th player in major league history to reach the milestone.


Related Topix: Sports, Albert Pujols, Taylor Jordan

CBS Local

MLB Suspends 4 Players After Brewers-Pirates Brawl

Major League Baseball has suspended four players involved in last Sunday's brawl between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Milwaukee Brewers.


Related Topix: Sports, Martin Maldonado, Major League Baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates, Milwaukee Brewers, Carlos Gomez

The Salinas Californian

Rockies hit 5 homers in win over Giants

Charlie Blackmon hit two of Colorado's five homers and Jorge De La Rosa threw five efficient innings, lifting the Rockies to an 8-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Monday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Jordan Pacheco, Charlie Blackmon, Wilin Rosario, Jorge De La Rosa, Nolan Arenado, Corey Dickerson

The Washington Post

Dominguez homers to lead Astros over Mariners

Not even as the Seattle Mariners saw their losing streak reach seven games on Monday night, courtesy of a 7-2 loss to the Houston Astros.


Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Jose Altuve, Kyle Seager, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, Felix Hernandez, Houston Astros


Phillies' Lee blanks Dodgers in 7-0 win

Lee scattered four hits over eight innings, struck out 10 and retired 21 of his last 22 batters to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-0 victory.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Freddy Galvis, Carlos Ruiz, Ryan Howard, Tony Gwynn, Jimmy Rollins

Northern Michigan News

Athletics surrender early lead, lose to Rangers

The Oakland Athletics had jumped out to an early lead against Yu Darvish, a pitcher they have owned of late.


Related Topix: Sports, Alexi Ogando, Mitch Moreland, Sean Doolittle, Yu Darvish, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Texas Rangers

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Gattis lifts Braves with walkoff shot in 10th

Another strong outing from Julio Teheran . Another clutch hit by Evan Gattis . It added up to another win for the Atlanta Braves .


Related Topix: Sports, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel, Anthony Varvaro, Evan Gattis, Julio Teheran, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

White Sox rally in 7th for 3-1 win over Tigers

Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila holds up the ball to umpire CB Bucknor after tagging Chicago White Sox runner Dayan Viciedo during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, Alex Avila, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Dayan Viciedo, Chicago White Sox, Jose Abreu, John Danks

O-R Online

Davis slam leads Pirates over Reds 6-5

Pittsburgh Pirates' Ike Davis is celebrates with teammates from left, Andrew McCutchen, Neil Walker and Pedro Alvarez , who were on base for his first home run with the Pirates, a grand slam off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake as Cincinnati Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco watches the scoreboard replay, during the fourth inning of a baseball ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Mike Leake, Aroldis Chapman, Neil Walker, Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh Pirates, Major League Baseball, Pedro Alvarez

WTOL-TV Toledo

Jason Giambi back in Indians lineup

Jason Giambi pulled the red-and-blue block "C'' cap off the hook in his locker, slipped it on and worked the bill, bending it to his exacting standards.


Related Topix: Sports, Jason Kipnis, Lonnie Chisenhall, Carlos Santana

ABC News

Cardinals Promote LHP Lyons, Start Him Vs Mets

The St. Louis Cardinals promoted left-hander Tyler Lyons from Triple-A Memphis and started him Monday night against the New York Mets.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, St. Louis Cardinals, Tyler Lyons, Joe Kelly


Phillies' Hamels closing in on return

The Philadelphia Phillies, who are 8-10, are scheduled to play their 21st game of the season Wednesday at Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Sports, Cole Hamels, Cliff Lee

The New Zealand Herald

AL Capsules

Jose Abreu and Jordan Danks each had two-run homers and Erik Johnson combined with three relievers on a two-hitter as the Chicago White Sox ended a four-game losing streak with a 16-2 victory Sunday over the Texas Rangers.


Related Topix: Sports, Jose Abreu, Erik Johnson, Jordan Danks, Robbie Ross, Marcus Semien, Dean Anna

Rock Hill Herald

Pujols powering toward 500th homer

More important for the Los Angeles Angels, he's looking like his powerful self again.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Adam Dunn, Miguel Cabrera, Chris Sale, Justin Verlander

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News


A hanging curveball, a wild pitch and three errors in the final three innings ate away at the Orioles' lead as the Boston Red Sox rallied for a 6-5 victory Sunday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Zach Britton, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Dustin Pedroia, Ryan Flaherty, J.J. Hardy, Adam Jones


Puig powers Dodgers past Diamondbacks

In the midst of discussion surrounding his past, right fielder Yasiel Puig demonstrated his present value to the Los Angeles Dodgers.


Related Topix: Sports, Dee Gordon, Josh Collmenter, Paul Goldschmidt, Yasiel Puig, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Miguel Montero

Rock Hill Herald

Rally falls short in Rockies 10-9 loss to Phillies

Gonzalez scored twice and doubled before being forced to the dugout at the end of the sixth inning in Sunday's 10-9 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Charlie Blackmon, Domonic Brown, Freddy Galvis, Carlos Gonzalez, Philadelphia Phillies

Northern Michigan News

Padres lose 4-3 to Giants, still win series

The San Diego Padres are one game under .500 three weeks into the season, not bad considering that they lost six of their first nine games.


Related Topix: Sports, Brandon Crawford, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, San Francisco Giants, Buster Posey, Tim Lincecum, Chase Headley