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Maryland athletics has enjoyed success on and off the field since its move to the Big Ten, and is poised for even greater things to come.

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  • Brassard, Lundqvist lead Rangers past Lightning 7-3

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist had lots of help in another season-saving performance for the New York Rangers. The star goalie stopped 36 shots and Derick Brassard had a hat trick for the Presidents’…

  • Robertson blows save, Blue Jays beat White Sox 10-9

    TORONTO (AP) — With the slumping Chicago White Sox in position for a rare win, David Robertson couldn’t close it. Josh Donaldson hit a three-run home run off Robertson in the ninth inning, his second…

  • Hawks’ season crashes with sweep by Cavaliers

    CLEVELAND (AP) — A season unlike any other for Atlanta ended suddenly, stunningly, painfully. The Hawks weren’t quite ready for this. Unable to slow LeBron James at all, the Hawks were swept in the Eastern…

  • Moreland, Fielder lead Rangers to 7th straight win

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Texas manager Jeff Banister felt good about returning to .500. Now he wants the Rangers to keep going. Mitch Moreland hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Rangers beat…

  • Pelfrey helps Twins keep winning, 2-1 over Red Sox

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Pelfrey was sharp for seven innings, Trevor Plouffe and Kurt Suzuki hit back-to-back RBI doubles in the first inning, and the Minnesota Twins held on to beat the Boston Red Sox…

  • Phillies GM apologizes to fans for disparaging comments

    NEW YORK (AP) — Embattled general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. apologized Tuesday to Philadelphia Phillies fans for saying they “don’t understand the game” and the “process” that goes into constructing a team. Speaking before the…

  • Garcia gets 1st win, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaime Garcia knows there’s plenty of room for improvement. He had two mishaps covering first base, one of them contributing to the Arizona Diamondbacks’ two-run first, and bounced a few fastballs,…

  • Flores delivers again, Mets beat Phillies 5-4 in 10 innings

    NEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores’ bat is beginning to make up for his glove. Flores singled home the winning run with two outs in the 10th inning for his second huge hit in two…

  • American Association

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Lincoln 3 2 .600 — Sioux City 3 2 .600 — Gary 3 3 .500 ½ Kansas City 1 3 .250 1½ North Division W L Pct. GB St.…

  • Bumgarner notches another win, Giants beat Brewers 6-3

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — When first asked, Madison Bumgarner was unsure what the key to his recent success has been. But like his sixth inning, he quickly figured it out. Bumgarner won another game in May…

  • American League

    East Division W L Pct GB New York 24 22 .522 — Tampa Bay 24 23 .511 ½ Baltimore 20 23 .465 2½ Toronto 22 26 .458 3 Boston 21 25 .457 3 Central Division…

  • Twins 2, Red Sox 1

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  • Twins 2, Red Sox 1

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  • Twins 2, Red Sox 1

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  • Twins 2, Red Sox 1

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