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Retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, right, looks around during a pregame ceremony after his No. 2 was retired in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, May 14, 2017. The plaque is a replica of the one in Monument Park. (AP Photo/Pool, Kathy Willens)
May 14, 2017 - 8:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter held a microphone and spoke without notes to the crowd that filled sold-out Yankee Stadium. His No. 2, the last of the single digit pinstripes, had been retired and a plaque in his honor dedicated that will be placed in Monument Park alongside tributes to Ruth, Gehrig,...
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Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Bell (55) celebrates his two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks with Francisco Cervelli (29) and Gregory Polanco during the third inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
May 14, 2017 - 8:28 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Jose Osuna hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 10th inning and Tony Watson escaped a bases-loaded jam in the bottom of the inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Sunday. Osuna hit a 3-1 pitch from Tom Wilhelmsen (0-1) out to right-center field...
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May 14, 2017 - 8:28 pm
HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Romain Alessandrini scored two early goals a minute apart and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat New York 3-1 on Sunday night, ending the Red Bulls' 19-game home unbeaten streak. Los Angeles (3-5-2), which had scored the first goal just once this season and had only scored three...
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Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, right, steals second as Detroit Tigers shortstop Dixon Machado makes the catch during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, May 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
May 14, 2017 - 8:19 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Six years after Alex Meyer was a first-round draft pick, the 6-foot-9 right-hander is still trying to realize his enormous potential as a big league pitcher. Meyer appears to be on his way after outpitching Justin Verlander in the longest and best start of his career for the...
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Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) and forward Draymond Green (23) celebrate during the second half of Game 1 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the San Antonio Spurs in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 14, 2017. The Warriors won 113-111. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
May 14, 2017 - 8:11 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry started the rally in the third to get Golden State going, then Kevin Durant was determined to do his part in the fourth. Two of the biggest stars on one side delivered when the best player on the other went down. Curry scored 40 points and hit a tying 3-pointer...
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Retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, center, his wife Hannah Jeter, left, his mother Dorothy and sister Sharlee are shown on the field during a pregame ceremony retiring his number 2 in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, May 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Pool, Kathy Willens)
May 14, 2017 - 8:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Text of Derek Jeter's speech Sunday at Derek Jeter Night at Yankee Stadium, where his No. 2 was retired by the Yankees and a plaque was dedicated in his honor that will be placed in Monument Park: First of all, I just want to say happy Mother's Day to all the mothers out there,...
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Portland's Sebastian Blanco, center, tries to corral the ball as Atlanata's Leandro Gonz'lez Pirez (5) defends as the Portland Timbers hosted Atlanta United FC in a MLS match at in Portland, Ore., Sunday, May 14, 2017. (Sean Meagher/The Oregonian via AP)
May 14, 2017 - 7:56 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Even after a road tie, Atlanta United couldn't help but feel that a couple of points got away. Defender Liam Ridgewell scored the equalizer for Portland some four minutes after Atlanta went ahead and the two teams settled for a 1-1 draw in a match that saw Union midfielder...
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Retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, right, looks around during a pregame ceremony after his No. 2 was retired in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, May 14, 2017. The plaque is a replica of the one in Monument Park. (AP Photo/Pool, Kathy Willens)
May 14, 2017 - 7:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter's No. 2 has been retired by the New York Yankees, who dedicated a plaque in his honor that will be placed in Monument Park behind center field. Jeter captained the Yankees during much of a 20-year career that ended in 2014 and included five World Series titles and a New...
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Si Woo Kim of South Korea, right, is hugged after winning The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
May 14, 2017 - 7:36 pm
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Si Woo Kim of South Korea became the youngest winner of The Players Championship with a game and nerves well beyond his 21 years. On a TPC Sawgrass course where anything can go wrong without notice, Kim was the only player to go bogey-free Sunday and closed with a 3-...
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US goalie Jimmy Howard, left, blocks a shot by Slovakia's Tomas Zigo, second right, during a group A match between Slovakia and USA at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 14, 2017. (Monika Skolimowska/dpa via AP)
May 14, 2017 - 7:29 pm
COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — The United States defeated Slovakia 6-1 Sunday to book its place in the quarterfinals at the ice hockey world championship ahead of its Group A showdown with Russia. Johnny Gaudreau finished with two goals to take his tournament tally to six, and an assist, while Jimmy...
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