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Greene brings record heat for Reds, but Dodgers win 5-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) — On a cool Southern California evening, Cincinnati Reds rookie Hunter Greene brought some record-setting heat. After five overpowering innings, the Los Angeles Dodgers finally caught up. Trea Turner launched a two-run homer to snap a scoreless tie in the sixth and the ...

Estrada, Wood power Giants to 8-1 win, sweep of Guardians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Alex Wood didn't succumb to the cold or the Guardians. Despite near-freezing temperatures, Wood took the mound Sunday wearing just his Giants jersey on top — like he does for every game. "Never had a start in sleeves," he said. "Won't have one." Wood wasn't about to ...

Cavs overcome injuries, show promise in bounce-back season

CLEVELAND (AP) — The mood in the Cavaliers' locker room alternated between disbelief and delight in the raw moments following their play-in loss to Atlanta. Pain mixed with pride. And as Cleveland's players — many of them with zero postseason experience — reflected on falling short of ...

Belt scores go-ahead run in 8th, Giants beat Guardians 4-2

CLEVELAND (AP) — Brandon Belt scored the go-ahead run on a bases-loaded grounder by Wilmer Flores in the eighth inning, sending the San Francisco Giants to a 4-2 victory over the Cleveland Guardians on Saturday night. With one out, Flores hit a sharp grounder that second baseman Ernie ...

McKendree sweeps SFA 4-0 to win NCAA bowling championship

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Top-ranked and No. 1 seed McKendree swept Stephen F. Austin in the best-of-seven Baker match play format on Saturday to win the NCAA women's bowling national championship at Wayne Webb's Columbus Bowl. The Bearcats won the program's first national title in 2017 and lost ...

Schlegel scores as Orlando City beats Crew 2-0

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Rodrigo Schlegel's goal helped lead Orlando City to a 2-0 victory over the Columbus Crew on Saturday. Rodrigo Schlegel's goal put Orlando (4-2-2) ahead for good at 1-0 in the 37th minute. Junior Urso had an assist on the goal. Orlando also got one goal from Ercan ...

Rodón works 7 strong innings, Giants top Guardians 4-1

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Rodón and Joey Bart helped spoil Cleveland's first home game as the Guardians. Rodón allowed one run in seven innings and Bart hit a two-run homer in the eighth to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 4-1 victory Friday at Progressive Field. Rodón (1-0) struck out ...

Unexpected hit, Guardians’ Kwan making name with start

CLEVELAND (AP) — Walking down an unfamiliar hallway before Friday's home opener, Steven Kwan saw a sign indicating he had reached the interview room, so he pulled open the door and looked inside expecting a crowd. "Pitch black," he said with a smile. It's the rookie's only misstep during an ...

Hawks’ Capela injures right knee against Cavs, out for game

CLEVELAND (AP) — Atlanta Hawks center Clint Capela missed the second half of the play-in game against Cleveland on Friday night with a right knee hyperextension. Capela was helped off the floor late in the first half. His knee bent awkwardly after he fouled Cleveland's Evan Mobley with 30 ...

Young’s 38 lift Hawks past Cavs for No. 8 playoff seed

CLEVELAND (AP) — When the final horn sounded and Trae Young's work was done, he slammed the ball off the floor, sending it spinning skyward. He then turned and waved goodbye to the Cleveland fans retreating to the the exits. So cold. Ice Trae stings again. Young scored 32 of his 38 points ...