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National Sports

MJ for the win: Reddick pulls off a Talladega buzzer-beater for Michael Jordan

By PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — So much for Michael Jordan being a jinx at the race track. The Basketball Hall of Famer celebrated as if he was still on the court after Tyler Reddick stole a NASCAR Cup victory at Talladega Superspeedway, speeding across the line ...

Reds’ bullpen picks up after injured starter leaves, beats the Angels 3-0

By GARY SCHATZ Associate Press CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds' bullpen picked up after starting pitcher Frankie Montas left the game in the first inning and Cincinnati shut out the Los Angeles Angels 3-0 on Sunday to sweep the series. Montas was hit by a line drive by Taylor Ward and left the ...

Sizzling Phillies finish homestand 8-2 with sweeps of White Sox, Rockies

By DAN GELSTON AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Yes, the Phillies spent the last two seasons piling up wins late in the year and ended each of the last two seasons with deep runs in the postseason. But those cold April and Mays gnawed at the team. How could a team that ended 2022 and ...

Brayan Bello allows 1 hit in 6 innings as Red Sox breeze past Pirates 8-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Brayan Bello allowed one hit in six innings, Rob Refsnyder hit his first home run of the season and the Boston Red Sox breezed past the struggling Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Friday night. Bello (3-1) struck out seven and walked two. The lone hit he surrendered was a leadoff ...