Hosmer homers as Padres beat Dodgers 7-4

View photosSan Diego Padres’ Eric Hosmer tags out Los Angeles Dodgers Matt Kemp during the third inning of a baseball game on Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Monterrey, Mexico. Kemp was caught off first after a fly-out by Joc Pederson. (AP Photo/ Eduardo Verdugo)MoreSan Diego Padres rebounded nicely from Los Angeles’ combined no-hitter, using two-run […]

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Jets’ Connor goes off, pushes Predators to the brink

.nbcsports-video-wrapper{height:0;margin:10px 0;padding-bottom:56.25%;position:relative;}.nbcsports-video-wrapper iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;}” .nbcsports-video-wrapper{height:0;margin:10px 0;padding-bottom:56.25%;position:relative;}.nbcsports-video-wrapper iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;}Winnipeg Jets once they get going.” Few can stop the Winnipeg Jets once they get going.Nashville Predators — the NHL’s best team in the regular season and a team with arguably the best defensive corps in all the land — seem to have the tools necessary for cessation, they simply, […]

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The Buzzer: Capitals near curse’s end, Connor breaks out against Predators

Saturday’s results” Saturday’s resultsWashington Capitals 6, Pittsburgh Penguins 3 (Capitals lead series 3-2): Pittsburgh held leads early in the first and at the start of the third period but blew them both as the Capitals put themselves within striking distance of the Eastern Conference Final. Jakub Vrana led the way for the Capitals, scoring the […]

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Daily Dose: DeGrom On Track

Nate Grimm talks Jacob deGrom’s immediate future, Shohei Ohtani’s mound return and an extended look for Walker Buehler in Sunday’s Daily DoseMoreYou can’t blame Mets fans for assuming the worst.Noah Syndergaard missed almost five months last season due to a torn right lat.” They’ve seen this before, after all. Johan Santana had a brilliant career […]

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Davis homers in 12th as Athletics top Orioles 2-0

View photosOakland Athletics’ Khris Davis is mobbed by teammates after hitting the game-winning home run off Baltimore Orioles’ Pedro Araujo during the 12th inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)MoreKhris Davis took a ”pitchers’ ballgame” into his own hands.” OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Khris Davis took a […]

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Stanley Cup Playoff Roundup: Capitals Edge Penguins; Jets Roll Past Predators

Washington and Winnipeg have put the Penguins and the Predators on the verge of elimination.MoreJakub Vrana didn’t start Game 5 on the top line, but after Devante Smith-Pelly took two tripping penalties in the second period, coach Barry Trotz put Vrana with Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov. It paid off.” Jakub Vrana didn’t start Game […]

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Pollock RBI single in ninth lifts D-backs over Astros 4-3

View photosArizona Diamondbacks’ Yoshihisa Hirano watches a pitch during the eighth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Houston Astros, Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)MoreA.J. Pollock got the pitch he was looking for, and while his game-winning hit wasn’t a long line drive, it got the job done.” PHOENIX (AP) […]

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