Protesters loot, vandalize near Camden Yards

Thousands of protesters took to the streets around Camden Yards Saturday to demand answers in the case of Freddie Gray, the largest rally since the 25-year-old black man died in police custody.

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Beltre sends Richards invoice for broken bats

Adrian Beltre had a rough night at the plate Friday against Garrett Richards, but the Rangers third baseman got the last laugh, sending the Angels pitcher an invoice for three broken bats.


NBA Top Plays

Jerryd Bayless catching Derrick Rose napping to hit the game winner is the top play in the NBA.

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ESPN Chalk on Subway Series finale

It's Jon Niese vs. Nathan Eovaldi in tonight's Sunday Night Baseball matchup in the Bronx, and while Vegas is leaning toward the Yankees, ESPN Chalk's experts are split. Joe Peta: "For bettors, it's no longer torture backing the Mets." Andrew Lange disagrees (Insider)

Grim series outlook for Clippers

History tells us that a 2-1 series lead for San Antonio means big trouble for the opposition.


Tim Duncan: Always happy to help

On Tim Duncan's 39th birthday Saturday, ex-NBAer Etan Thomas took to Facebook to describe how The Big Fundamental schooled him on the court,

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When given the chance to ask a 2nd Q in the pregame presser, Scalabrine expanded on his identification: "Scal, all around good guy"

First round no sweat for LeBron & Co.

LeBron James' teams have won 12 straight first-round games, and he's never lost a first-round series, going 9-0 in his career. The Cavs are looking to complete a four-game sweep of the Celtics today at 1 p.m. ET on ABC and WatchESPN.

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With these pressers being on TV, reporters asked to identify ourselves by name/affiliation. When Brian Scalabrine gets the mic: "Scal"

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Marcus Smart late for shootaround after he overslept. Will likely sit out first quarter. Did not impact decision to start Crowder.


Chance Chelsea! Oscar and Ospina collide as Oscar was running onto a ball from Fabregas. Bellerin, on the line, heads it away for a corner.

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Crowder replaces Smart in starting lineup. Bass remains, which might not be a good sign about how much they expect from Sullinger.

Beltre invoices pitcher for broken bats

Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre broke his bat three times Friday in his 0-for-3 outing against RHP Garrett Richards and the Angels. In good humor, Beltre sent Richards an invoice for $300 -- and Richards, who loved it, sent Beltre back a bat! (via Orange County Register)

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Canadiens can't score in first period

The Senators have scored the opening goal in all five games of series. In fact, the Canadiens haven't scored in the first period at all -- making them the only team in the playoffs not to do so. Game 6 is today at 6 p.m. ET, and Montreal is up 3-2.

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Adam Wainwright to 15-day DL

The Cardinals ace suffered a low ankle and Achilles injury while batting in the fifth inning Saturday, and the team has placed him on the 15-day DL. He was 2-1 with a 1.44 ERA through four starts.


Tarasenko finding the back of the net

St. Louis' Vladimir Tarasenko has 10 goals in 12 career playoff games, making him the first player with 10 or more goals in his first 12 playoff games since John Druce, who scored 12 goals in 1989 and 1990. (via Elias)

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Richmond Sunday Pre-Race Schedule (times eastern) 1:16 pm: Green Flag - Toyota Owners 400 (400 Laps, 300 Miles) #NASCAR

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very quiet morning at Camden Yards. beautiful day, groundskeepers preparing field, Sinatra on PA. No real police presence yet outside park

Protests outside Camden Yards

Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday near Baltimore's Camden Yards in a rally for Freddie Gray, who died April 19 while in police custody. Two people were hurt and at least a dozen arrested. Fans at the Orioles-Red Sox game were briefly asked not to leave, due to a "public safety issue."


Top EPL teams battle for positioning

Chelsea (76 points) holds a comfortable first-place lead. Arsenal (66 points) sits in third, looking to surpass Manchester City. Arsenal hosts the massive EPL showdown at 11 a.m.

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Chelsea XI: Courtois, Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Matic, Fabregas, Ramires, Oscar, Willian and Hazard. #AFCvCFC


Arsenal XI: Ospina, Bellerin, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Monreal, Coquelin, Cazorla, Ramsey, Ozil, Alexis and Giroud #AFCvCFC

Chelsea dominates EPL Team of the Year

Of the 11 men on the PFA Premier League Team of the Year, Chelsea drew a whopping 6. Diego Costa (F), Eden Hazard (M), Nemanja Matic (M), Gary Cahill (D), John Terry (D) and Branislav Ivanovic (D) were the Chelsea reps.

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Olney: Cards are deep if Wainwright is out

"[Adam] Wainwright is the leader of this staff, he's been the ace of this staff, and you can't replace what he's been. But the rotation is the best part of the Cardinals' game so far this year,and it does have a lot of depth."