Candelario’s RBI single lifts Tigers past White Sox 5-4

DETROIT (AP) — Welcome back, Jeimer Candelario. Fresh off the disabled list, Detroit’s third baseman hit a go-ahead RBI bloop single during a three-run eighth inning, helping the Tigers rally for a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night. Candelario, who...
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Friday’s Scores

Perrysburg 6, Whitehouse Anthony Wayne 5

Ramos walks in winning run to give Brewers win over Mets

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A.J. Ramos walked consecutive batters to force in the winning run with two outs in the 10th inning, handing the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night. Ramos relieved Jerry Blevins with runners at first and third, walked...
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Gray settles down after rough start, Rockies beat Reds 5-4

DENVER (AP) — Pinch-hitter Noel Cuevas came through with a tiebreaking triple in the sixth inning, Jon Gray settled down after a shaky start and the Colorado Rockies began a long homestand by beating the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 on Friday night. Nolan Arenado homered early for...
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Guzman HRs again, drives in 3 as Rangers beat Royals 8-4

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ronald Guzman homered in his fourth straight start and drove in three runs, leading the Texas Rangers over the Kansas City Royals 8-4 on Friday night. The rookie first baseman finished 2 for 4, including his sixth home run of the season. Guzman...
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‘Sesame Street’ sues over new Melissa McCarthy puppet movie

NEW YORK (AP) — The makers of “Sesame Street” are suing the promoter of a new Melissa McCarthy movie, saying it’s abusing the famed puppets’ sterling reputation to advertise the R-rated film. A judge Friday scheduled a hearing next week to consider a...
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Boston bound: LeBron pushes Cavs to Game 7 vs. Celtics

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James scored 46 points and preserved his reign atop the Eastern Conference for at least one more game as the Cleveland Cavaliers shook off losing All-Star Kevin Love with a head injury and beat the Boston Celtics 109-99 on Friday night to force a...
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Blue Jays hold on to defeat Phillies 6-5

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Some positive self-talk on the mound helped Ryan Tepera close out a much-needed win for the Blue Jays. Justin Smoak homered, Sam Gaviglio struck out six over six innings and Tepera escaped a ninth-inning jam for his first save to lead Toronto to a 6-5...
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Astros rally vs Miller, pour it on for 11-2 win over Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jose Altuve tied it in the eighth inning with a two-run double off Andrew Miller and then scored the go-ahead run on Marwin Gonzalez’s squeeze bunt, and the Houston Astros scored 11 times in the final two innings to beat the Cleveland Indians 11-2 on...
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Powerful cyclone lashes Oman, Yemen; 1 dead, 40 missing

SALALAH, Oman (AP) — Cyclone Mekunu blew into the Arabian Peninsula early Saturday, drenching arid Oman and Yemen with rain, cutting off power lines and leaving at least one dead and 40 missing, officials said. Portions of Salalah, Oman’s third-largest city, lost...
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