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Prado’s tiebreaking single in 8th helps Marlins top Nats 3-2

Miami Marlins' Mat Latos hits a single that scored Ichiro Suzuki during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

MIAMI (AP) — Martin Prado broke a tie with an eighth-inning single, and four pitchers combined on a six-hitter to help the Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 Friday night.

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Teixeira, Pineda help Yanks end Mets’ 11-game win streak

New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira hits a two-run home run during the first inning of an interleague baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, April 24, 2015, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira hit a pair of two-run homers and Michael Pineda used a biting slider while pitching impressively into the eighth inning to help the New York Yankees end the crosstown rival Mets’ 11-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory Friday night in the Subway Series opener.

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Stormy forecast forces postponement of Little 500

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University has postponed the Little 500, citing forecasts of foul weather during the upcoming weekend.

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3 crew members injured in pit road fire at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — NASCAR says three pit road crew members have been taken to a hospital after a fire broke out on pit road at Richmond International Raceway.

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Rice attends Rutgers spring game, speaks to team

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Former Baltimore Ravens and Rutgers running back Ray Rice attended the Scarlett Knights’ spring game Friday night and spoke to the team at the request of coach Kyle Flood.

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