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Source: Wainwright likely out rest of season

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is expected to miss the rest of the 2015 season due to an Achilles injury he suffered Saturday while stumbling out of the batter's box, a source told Jim Bowden.


Scherzer, injured batting, says NL needs DH

Max Scherzer, who could miss his next start for the Washington Nationals with a sprained thumb, says the National League would be better served if pitchers weren't asked to bat.

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Dodgers' Puig goes on DL for 1st time in career

The Dodgers put Yasiel Puig on the 15-day disabled list due to a tight left hamstring, marking the first time the mercurial outfielder has been on the DL in his big league career.


Wainwright out for the season with Achilles injury

Jerry Crasnick has the latest on Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright, who is expected to miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury, which he suffered Saturday night while stumbling out of the batter's box.


Playoff buzzer-beaters

Check out the past four NBA playoff game-winning buzzer-beaters, including ones from LeBron James when he was a member of the Miami Heat and Bucks' Jerryd Bayless' winner against the Bulls.

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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.

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao

Mayweather vs. Pacquaio in 150 seconds (2:26)

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Summer Scoop: New Orleans Pelicans

What's next for the Pelicans? After New Orleans' early exit from the playoffs, Marc Stein identifies the key questions surrounding Anthony Davis & Co.

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Klitschko tops Jennings to defend title (0:24)



Altuve extends streak vs. Athletics

The Astros and Jose Altuve leave Oakland tonight, which will be a relief for the A's. Altuve extended his hitting streak against Oakland to 29 games today. The AL West-leading Astros are aiming for the sweep. Follow live

LeBron James on series win: D is key

"Offensively, we still have some things to clean up. But all four games we were in-tune defensively, and that's going to give you the best opportunity to win in the postseason ... even when the offense is not going well."


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More Kevin Love: "That's just not a basketball play ... The league will take a look at it and it better be swift and just"

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Kevin Love is wearing a sling. Says he hasn't had any MRI on the shoulder yet, but it popped back into place in the locker room.

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Kevin Love: "I thought it was a bush-league play ... I have no doubt in my mind that he did it on purpose"

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Spurs hit a 3 and Blake Griffin is back in there. Once again, two starters (Griffin & Redick) with three reserves (Crawford, Rivers & Baby).

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Tie game. Austin Rivers, Jamal Crawford, Hedo Turkoglu and Big Baby are in the game. Big moment for the bench.

End of 1Q: Spurs 25, Clippers 25

The Clips began the game on a 6-0 run, the Spurs answered with an 8-0 spurt, and Game 4 seesawed through the first. San Antonio's Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker each have 8 points, while Blake Griffin's 6 lead the Clips. Watch live


Marlins surging, Nationals sliding

Miami completed a 3-game sweep of preseason favorites Washington with a 6-2 victory, the Marlins' 5th straight. The Nats, losers of 5 in a row, now sit at a disappointing 7-12. Box score


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Cavaliers made 29 field goals in 4th quarter during 4-game sweep of Celtics. LeBron James & Kyrie Irving scored or assisted on 27 of them.

J.R. Smith ejected for smacking Crowder

Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith received a flagrant 2 for his backhanded swipe on Celtics forward Jae Crowder and was ejected in the third quarter.


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Celtics coach Brad Stevens said Jae Crowder will undergo further testing tonight, including MRI to diagnose left leg injury.

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Brad Stevens: “The best thing I take from this year is we had growth, building, progress. Now we have to build on it."

East playoff picture

The Cavs are the first to advance to the Eastern Conference Semis. The Wizards look to become the second East team to advance at 6:30 p.m. ET against the Raptors.

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LeBron James in playoffs

For the 4th time in his career, LeBron James played a game where his team could eliminate the Celtics from the playoffs. He scored 45 points in a Game 7 loss in 2008, but since then he's won all three, despite his scoring dropping in each contest.

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Final: Cubs 5, Reds 2

Catcher Miguel Montero went deep in the second, Addison Russell knocked a 3-run double in the fourth and the Cubs never looked back. Jake Arrieta gave up 2 runs through 6 and improved to 3-1 on the year.

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Minnesota leads 1-0 after 1

Zach Parise got creative, beating St. Louis' Jake Allen from an extreme angle on the shorthand for the period's only goal. The Wild are two periods away from advancing to the West semis.

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Today also marks Parker’s 200th career playoff game, he is just the 8th player in @NBA history to play 200 games in the postseason.

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Cavs sweep the series, winning Game 4 101-93 but could have lost Love and J.R. for a spell in the process. LeBron 27p 10r 8a; Kyrie 24p 11r

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Cavaliers move on! Cleveland completes sweep with a 101-93 win over Celtics. LeBron James improves to 10-0 all-time in 1st-round series.