LOS ANGELES (AP) — Christian Ramirez scored his first two goals since joining Los Angeles FC in a trade last week, helping the expansion team beat Real Salt Lake 2-0 on Wednesday night. LAFC acquired the high-scoring forward from Minnesota United on Aug. 6. The Garden Grove, California, left as the leading goal-scorer in United’s …

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– Really good, deserved to win. Pitched well enough to win a baseball game. Even thought in that sixth inning, he hit a couple of spots that were strikes. We don’t get the calls. It’s not why we lost the game today. I thought there were big pitches and big situations we didn’t get, and …

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Share this: The Boston Red Sox were unable to complete a two-game sweep of the Phillies on Wednesday night, and it was due in large part to Philadelphia’s bullpen. The Red Sox had their opportunity to bury the Phillies early on, as they plated three runs in the third inning and had a chance to …

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Share this: The Boston Red Sox will be back at Fenway Park on Friday after a successful 7-2 road trip that saw them play stellar baseball. Waiting for them at America’s Most Beloved Ballpark will be the American League rival Tampa Bay Rays, who have been playing good ball since the Major League Baseball non-waiver trade …

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Share this: It would have been impossible for Nathan Eovaldi to maintain the form he began his Boston Red Sox tenure in. The hard-throwing right hander turned in two dazzling outings in his first pair of starts following his trade from the Tampa Bay Rays, but in the last two he’s mellowed out quite a …

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Share this: The Boston Red Sox’s road trip didn’t end how they wanted it to, but their performance was admirable nonetheless. Boston lost the finale of their two-game series with the Philadephia Phillies 7-4 on Wednesday at Citizens Bank Park, and the team finished their nine-game trip with a 7-2 record. If you go back to …

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BALTIMORE (AP) — Kevin Plawecki hit his first career grand slam during a nine-run sixth inning, Brandon Nimmo went 5 for 5 with three RBIs and the New York Mets breezed past the Baltimore Orioles 16-5 on Wednesday night. Todd Frazier homered and drove in four runs to help the Mets earn a split of …

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ATLANTA (AP) — Slugging rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. was hit by a pitch before he could take the Marlins deep again, but Dansby Swanson filled the power void for Atlanta, hitting a two-run homer that led the Braves to a 5-2 win over Miami on Wednesday. Acuna, who had hit leadoff homers in the last …

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Share this: All things considered, the Boston Red Sox just finished up a pretty good nine-game road trip, but it didn’t end as well as they would’ve liked. The Sox saw their five-game win streak snapped as they fell to the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Wednesday, splitting the quick two-game set at Citizens Bank Park. …

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Share this: The Los Angeles Lakers feature a number of big personalities on their roster, but it’s doubtful any of them will be able to produce soundbites quite like LaVar Ball. The Ball patriarch was at it again Wednesday when he sat down for an interview with Power 106 in Los Angeles. LaVar never has …

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