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FILE - In this June 1, 2012, file photo, Florida State coach Mike Martin smiles during a game in Tallahassee, Fla. Mike Martin has seen college baseball grow nationally in his 39 seasons as Florida State’s coach. His success leading the Seminoles though has remained a constant. Martin, who has 1,974 wins, needs three more to pass Augie Garrido for the most victories in NCAA baseball history. He could get the milestone this weekend when Florida State hosts Miami in a three-game series, April 27-29, 2018, in Tallahassee. (AP Photo/Phil Sears, File)
April 26, 2018 - 2:12 am
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Mike Martin has seen college baseball grow on and off the diamond during his 39 seasons roaming Florida State's dugout. And the Seminoles coach has won along the way — a lot. Martin, who has 1,973 wins, needs three more to pass Augie Garrido for the most victories in NCAA...
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Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash, left, removes relief pitcher Jonny Venters during the sixth inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
April 26, 2018 - 2:12 am
A look at what's happening around the majors today: AILING Cleveland reliever Andrew Miller could miss a few days because of a hamstring injury. The left-hander grabbed the back of his leg after throwing two pitches to the Cubs' Anthony Rizzo on Wednesday night. The Indians said he had tightness in...
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Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask, left, is congratulated by teammates after the Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 7-4 during Game 7 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Wednesday, April 25, 2018. From left are Rask, David Pastrnak, Zdeno Chara and Matt Grzelcyk. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
April 26, 2018 - 2:10 am
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins didn't need overtime this time, and they didn't even need all four third-period goals to send the Toronto Maple Leafs home for the summer again. Five years after an unprecedented rally from a three-goal, third-period deficit to eliminate Toronto in Game 7 of their...
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FILE - In this May 13, 2013, file photo, New York Rangers right wing Ryan Callahan (24) gets checked into the boards by Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, and Steve Oleksy during the second period of Game 7 of a first-round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey series in Washington. 2013 was the third year in a row the two teams met in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
April 26, 2018 - 2:08 am
When the Washington Capitals faced the New York Islanders in the playoffs five years in a row in the 1980s, players knew everything. They knew where Mike Bossy loved to shoot from, that Bob Nystrom was going to run them over and that they'd better watch out for Denis Potvin in the neutral zone. "We...
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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, left, shoots as Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell defends during the second half of Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
April 26, 2018 - 1:51 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook unleashed the same fury he had in Game 4, just a little more efficiently this time. Westbrook was controlled, and he was too much for Utah. Silent and serious, the reigning league MVP scored 33 of his 45 points in the second half, and the Oklahoma City Thunder...
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Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) celebrates after a drawing a foul against the Minnesota Timberwolves on a dunk during Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Houston. (Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP)
April 26, 2018 - 1:27 am
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had another huge third quarter to propel the Houston Rockets to their latest win, and coach Mike D'Antoni wants to know what's behind those scoring bursts. "When you do talk to him about it, would you let me know, because I'm dying in the first half. My health is an...
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Alan Pulido, de Chivas, disputa un balón con Ashton Morgan, durante la vuelta de la final de la Liga de Campeones de la CONCACAF, el miércoles 25 de abril de 2018 (AP Foto/Eduardo Verdugo)
April 26, 2018 - 1:03 am
GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP) — Mexico's Chivas beat Toronto FC 4-2 on penalty kicks Wednesday night to win the CONCACAF Champions League and the right to play in the Club's World Cup for the first time in its history. Toronto got the 2-1 win in the Akron stadium to force the penalty kicks, where the...
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New York Yankees pitcher Chad Green (57) delivers against the Minnesota Twins as fog hangs over Yankee Stadium during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
April 26, 2018 - 1:02 am
NEW YORK (AP) — For anyone unable to see him out there: Didi Gregorius had another huge night. Make that Tyler Austin, too. Gregorius homered for the fourth straight game and added two RBIs to his major league-leading total, going 3 for 3 with two walks to send the New York Yankees past the...
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Miami Marlins starting pitcher Trevor Richards throws to the plate during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
April 26, 2018 - 1:01 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Trevor Richards has worked as a substitute teacher and in a brewery, just trying to make ends meet while he chased a major league career. He outworked three-time Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw on Wednesday night, and it seems his days of offseason odd jobs to help pay rent...
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Pittsburgh Pirates' Jose Osuna rounds second after hitting a three-run home run off Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Matthew Boyd in the second inning of the second baseball game of a doubleheader in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
April 26, 2018 - 12:48 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jose Osuna made the most of his brief stay with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Osuna, called up from the minor leagues to serve as an extra player for the second game of a doubleheader, hit a three-run home run to lift the Pirates to an 8-3 victory Wednesday night and a split with the...
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