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Baltimore Orioles' Chris Davis reacts after he struck out swinging during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Baltimore. The Yankees won 6-5. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Yankees use bases-loaded walk to beat Orioles for sweep

- Associated Press

Torres and Sanchez fueled a ninth-inning uprising that featured a bases-loaded walk, and New York pulled out a 6-5 victory Thursday to complete a sweep of the Orioles, who found yet another way to lose.

In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019, file photo, Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant, left, walks away from referee Ken Mauer during the first half of Game 5 of the team's second-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif. Durant is yet to progress to on-court work in his recovery from a strained right calf and won't be ready to return for Golden State in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on May 30. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File) **FILE**

Durant won’t return in time for Game 1 of NBA Finals

- Associated Press

Kevin Durant won’t be ready to play in time for Game 1 of the NBA Finals on May 30. The two-time reigning finals MVP has yet to return to on-court work while recovering from a strained right calf.

Team owner Joe Gibbs looks down pit road before qualifications for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Thursday, May 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Gibbs credits his NASCAR success to finding ‘gifted people’

- Associated Press

Gibbs had won three Super Bowls as coach of the Washington Redskins, but he was an outsider starting from scratch when it came to stock car racing. And when his team failed to win a race in its first season, Gibbs started to doubt his decision. But Gibbs, just as he always seems to do, found a way to win — and he hasn’t stopped winning.

Washington Nationals' Gerardo Parra (88) reacts after hitting a two-run single off New York Mets relief pitcher Robert Gsellmann during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 23, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Nationals sunk by Gomez homer after Martinez’s ejection as Mets sweep

- Associated Press

Carlos Gomez lost his shoe during an early dash, then hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the eighth inning that helped the New York Mets overcome a Nationals comeback that started after Washington manager Dave Martinez’s heated ejection for a 6-4 victory Thursday and a four-game sweep.

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Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson throws against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 25, 2019, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Gibson cruises as Twins top White Sox 8-1

- Associated Press

Kyle Gibson pitched seven strong innings, C.J. Cron and Ehire Adrianza each drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 8-1 on Saturday for their 10th win in 11 games.

New York Yankees' Luke Voit, center, celebrates with Aaron Hicks (31) after hitting a two-run home run during the seventh inning of the first baseball game in a doubleheader against the Kansas City Royals, Saturday, May 25, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Voit, Yanks beat KC 7-3, open twinbill with 6th win in row

- Associated Press

Luke Voit hit a go-ahead homer in the seventh inning and the New York Yankees won their sixth game in a row, beating the Kansas City Royals 7-3 Saturday to open a day-night doubleheader.

Grandson of Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski debuts for Giants

Associated Press

Mike Yastrzemski, the grandson of Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, was called up by the San Francisco Giants and put in the starting lineup to make his major league debut in Saturday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

FILE - In this March 17, 2019, file photo, Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, kisses her trophy after defeating Angelique Kerber, of Germany, in the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells, Calif. Andreescu, 18, is seeded at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time at the 2019 French Open, where play begins Sunday. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

FRENCH OPEN '19: A look at younger, less-famous challengers

- Associated Press

There's been unprecedented tennis parity so far in 2019, including the clay-court circuit leading to the French Open: A total of 23 players split the 25 WTA and ATP titles on the slow, red surface.