Blackhawks_Wild_2_2013

Sharp Gets 2 Goals, Blackhawks Top Wild 3-0

Patrick Sharp scored two goals for Chicago, and the Blackhawks ratcheted up their defense, putting the Minnesota Wild on the brink of elimination with a 3-0 victory Tuesday night. Bryan Bickell also scored and Corey Crawford made 25 saves

Canadiens_Senators_2013

Kyle Turris’ OT Goal Lifts Senators, 3-2

Kyle Turris scored 2:32 into overtime, lifting the Ottawa Senators past the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 to grab a 3-1 lead in their playoff series Tuesday night. Turris’ shot from the sideboards sneaked past Montreal backup goalie Peter Budaj, who

Islanders_Penguins_2013

Streit’s 2 Goals Lift Isles Into 2-2 Series Tie

John Tavares scored with 9:49 left, and the New York Islanders tied their first-round series with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night with a wild 6-4 victory. Tavares slammed in his own rebound in front after Brad Boyes fed

Sharks_Canucks_2013

Sharks Sweep Canucks With 4-3 Win In OT

Patrick Marleau scored a power-play goal 13:18 into overtime and the San Jose Sharks completed their first playoff sweep in franchise history, beating the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 Tuesday night. Joe Pavelski scored his second power-play goal of the game

Indians_Twins_2013

Indians Beat Twins On Stubbs’ RBI Double In 10th

Drew Stubbs’ RBI double with one out in the 10th inning lifted the Cleveland Indians to their fifth straight victory, 7-6 over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night. Stubbs, who had four hits, drove a 1-0 pitch from Casey

A's_Yankees_2013

Griffin Shuts Down Yanks, Rosales Homers For A’s

A.J. Griffin pitched six-hit ball into the eighth inning Friday night and Adam Rosales homered on CC Sabathia’s first pitch, leading the Oakland Athletics to a 2-0 victory over the New York Yankees. Derek Norris hit an RBI single

Cubs_Reds_2013

Bruce, Choo Help Reds Beat Cubs 6-5

Jay Bruce had two RBIs and scored a run, Shin-Soo Choo drove in a run and scored twice, and the Cincinnati Reds held off the Chicago Cubs 6-5 on Friday. The Cubs scored three runs in the ninth against

Pirates_Nationals_2013

Burnett Wins 3rd Straight, Bucs Top Nationals, 3-1

A.J. Burnett allowed one run and struck out nine in seven shutout innings, and call-up Jordy Mercer hit a tiebreaker home run to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 3-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night. Burnett

Red Sox_Rangers_2013

Holland, Beltre Lead Rangers Over Red Sox 7-0

Adrian Beltre had a three-run double among his four hits, Derek Holland pitched eight scoreless innings for his fifth consecutive victory over Boston and the Texas Rangers beat the Red Sox 7-0 Friday night. While Holland (2-2) had a

Blue Jays_Mariners_2013

Hernandez Dominates, Mariners Blank Blue Jays, 4-0

Felix Hernandez pitched eight shutout innings to win his third straight start, Kyle Seager and Jason Bay homered and the Seattle Mariners blanked the Toronto Blue Jays 4-0 on Friday night. Seager had three hits as the Mariners won