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  • Angels get Mets minor leaguer for international bonus slot

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels have acquired minor league right-hander Gaither Bumgardner from the New York Mets for an international bonus pool slot. Bumgardner was taken in the 23rd round of the…

  • Gutierrez has only hits for Mariners in 4-0 loss to A’s

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Franklin Gutierrez has had some success against Scott Kazmir. The rest of the Seattle Mariners need to study how Gutierrez handles the left-hander. Gutierrez had each of Seattle’s two hits against…

  • Kazmir helps A’s blank Mariners 4-0

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Scott Kazmir wanted to establish control of the inner half of the plate early on. From there, it was just a matter of commanding his pitches, expanding the zone and keeping…

  • Northwest League

    North Division W L Pct. GB Everett (Mariners) 11 4 .733 — Spokane (Rangers) 8 7 .533 3 Tri-City (Padres) 7 8 .467 4 Vancouver (Blue Jays) 6 9 .400 5 South Division W L…

  • Quigley rallies Sky to 77-74 win over Sun

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Allie Quigley scored 19 points, including the go-ahead free throws with 15.4 seconds left, to lift Chicago to a 77-74 victory over Connecticut on Thursday night. The Sun (7-3) held Elena…

  • AP Source: Suns send 3 to Detroit for pick

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns have traded Marcus Morris, Danny Granger and Reggie Bullock to the Detroit Pistons for a future draft pick, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.…

  • AP source: Matthews, Mavs reach agreement on 4-year contract

    DALLAS (AP) — Free agent guard Wesley Matthews and the Mavericks have agreed on a four-year deal with financial terms that will depend on whether center DeAndre Jordan decides to join him in Dallas. A…

  • Brittney Griner leads Mercury to 86-55 rout over Shock

    PHOENIX (AP) — Brittney Griner had 13 points, eight rebounds and a season-high seven blocks as the Phoenix Mercury continued their hot shooting in an 86-55 rout over the Western Conference-leading Tulsa Shock on Thursday…

  • Rays acquire minor league pitcher from Braves

    ATLANTA, Ga. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays acquired minor leaguer pitcher Garrett Fulenchek from the Atlanta Braves for two international bonus pool slots. The Braves said in an email Thursday night they received the…

  • Northwest League

    North Division W L Pct. GB Everett (Mariners) 10 4 .714 — Spokane (Rangers) 8 7 .533 2½ Tri-City (Padres) 7 7 .500 3 Vancouver (Blue Jays) 6 9 .400 4½ South Division W L…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 7 4 .636 ½ White Sox 6 5 .545 1½ Indians 5 5 .500 2 Reds 5 5 .500 2 Brewers 4 7 .364 3½ East Division W…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 7 4 .636 — White Sox 6 5 .545 1 Indians 5 5 .500 1½ Reds 5 5 .500 1½ Brewers 4 7 .364 3 East Division W…

  • Late-inning offense carries Arizona to win

    PHOENIX (AP) — David Peralta had a tiebreaking, two-run triple with two outs in the sixth inning Thursday night for the Arizona Diamondbacks, helping Jeremy Hellickson to his fourth straight win at home, 8-1 over…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 7 4 .636 — White Sox 6 5 .545 1 Indians 5 5 .500 1½ Reds 5 5 .500 1½ Brewers 4 7 .364 3 East Division W…

  • Arizona League

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Dodgers 6 4 .600 ½ White Sox 6 5 .545 1 Indians 5 5 .500 1½ Reds 5 5 .500 1½ Brewers 4 6 .400 2½ East Division W…