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A skateboarder jumps over the newly applied Boston Marathon finish line on Boylston St., Thursday, April 13, 2017, in Boston. The finish line is made from an adhesive decal that covers a painted version that is left in place throughout the year. The 121st Boston Marathon is to be run Monday, April 17. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
April 15, 2017 - 3:21 am
BOSTON (AP) — Bostonians are marking the fourth anniversary of the deadly Boston Marathon attacks. Quiet remembrances have been planned Saturday to remember the victims. Three spectators were killed and more than 260 others wounded when two bombs planted near the finish line exploded on April 15,...
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Home plate umpire Dale Scott is attended to on the field in the eighth inning after he was hit by a foul tip during a baseball between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles in Toronto on Friday, April 14, 2017. (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP)
April 15, 2017 - 2:23 am
Plate umpire Dale Scott was out of the hospital early Saturday, hours after sustaining a concussion when he was hit in the mask by a foul tip from Baltimore slugger Mark Trumbo during a game in Toronto. Scott told The Associated Press by text that he was feeling OK and that the results of a CT scan...
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Home plate umpire Dale Scott is attended to on the field in the eighth inning after he was hit by a foul tip during a baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles in Toronto on Friday April 14, 2017. (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP)
April 15, 2017 - 2:21 am
TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles got a bit of a scare Friday night — from home plate umpire Dale Scott. Scott sustained a concussion when he was hit in the face mask by a foul tip from Baltimore slugger Mark Trumbo, casting a shadow over the Orioles' 6-4 victory over the...
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April 15, 2017 - 1:59 am
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid and Zack Kassian scored short-handed goals to help the Edmonton Oilers beat the San Jose Sharks 2-0 Friday night, evening their first-round series at one game apiece. Cam Talbot stopped all 16 shots he faced for his first career playoff shutout and Edmonton's...
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New York Rangers right wing Michael Grabner (40) scores the first goal against Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price (31) during first-period Game 2 NHL Stanley Cup first-round playoff hockey game action Friday, April 14, 2017, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
April 15, 2017 - 1:43 am
MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens were in serious trouble until Tomas Plekanec gave them new life with a tying goal with 18 seconds left. And when Alexander Radulov scored 18:34 into overtime, it gave a whole new look to their playoff series with the New York Rangers. Instead of heading to New...
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April 15, 2017 - 1:13 am
PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say a former NFL player was moving a truck that ran over and killed his 3-year-daughter in the driveway of their suburban Phoenix home. The Arizona Republic reported ( http://bit.ly/2nO2juS ) that police say Todd Heap was behind the wheel of the truck when he accidentally...
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St. Louis Blues' Jaden Schwartz (17) is swarmed by his teammates after scoring a goal against the Minnesota Wild during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Friday, April 14, 2017, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)
April 15, 2017 - 12:46 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With Jake Allen as steady as ever in the net and those big defensemen crowding the ice in front of him, the St. Louis Blues again stymied Minnesota's attack. All those misfires in the zone for the Wild added up to a wasted home-ice advantage. Jaden Schwartz scored with 2:27...
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St. Louis Blues' Jaden Schwartz (17) is swarmed by his teammates after scoring a goal against the Minnesota Wild during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Friday, April 14, 2017, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)
April 15, 2017 - 12:22 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With Jake Allen as steady as ever in the net and those big defensemen crowding the ice in front of him, the St. Louis Blues again stymied Minnesota's attack. All those misfires in the zone for the Wild added up to a wasted home-ice advantage. Jaden Schwartz scored with 2:27...
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Chicago White Sox's Leury Garcia, right, is greeted in the dugout after scoring against the Minnesota Twins in the third inning of a baseball game Friday, April 14, 2017, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
April 14, 2017 - 11:36 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — If Chicago White Sox manager Rick Renteria wants to get Garcia's attention in the outfield on Friday night against Minnesota, he is going to have to be more specific. Renteria put together a lineup of Avisail Garcia in right field, Leury Garcia in center field and Willy Garcia in...
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St. Louis Blues' Colton Parayko (55) and teammate Joel Edmundson (6) celebrate after Edmundson scored a goal against the Minnesota Wild during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Friday, April 14, 2017, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)
April 14, 2017 - 11:23 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jaden Schwartz scored with 2:27 remaining during a 4-on-4 situation and the St. Louis Blues beat the Wild 2-1 on Friday night to leave Minnesota with a 2-0 lead in the first-round series. Joel Edmundson had the first goal for the Blues after winning Game 1 in overtime, Jake...
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