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Cardinals outlast Diamondbacks 3-2 in 10 innings

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Carlos Martinez, right, talks with teammate Jaime Garcia in the dugout after working the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Monday, May 25, 2015, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jhonny Peralta hit a game-ending homer in the 10th inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.

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Joe Kelly tagged by Twins, Red Sox drop opener 7-2

Boston Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly leaves in the second inning of a baseball game after giving up seven runs to the Minnesota Twins, Monday, May 25, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Joe Kelly entered Monday’s game looking as if he had things figured out coming off of two of his best performances of 2015.

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Stamkos, Lightning on verge of spot in Stanley Cup finals

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) is congratulated by right wing Ryan Callahan (24) after shutting out the New York Rangers 2-0 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos knows what it’s like to come close to getting to the Stanley Cup finals and wind up not playing on the NHL’s biggest stage.

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Called out: Phillies lose to Mets 6-3, falling to 1-6 vs NY

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Severino Gonzalez (52) reacts on the mound after New York Mets left fielder Michael Cuddyer hits a solo home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field on Monday, May 25, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ben Revere took an 88 mph fastball from Bartolo Colon that appeared to be an inch or two outside. Larry Vanover signaled strike three, and Revere crouched slightly, turned and disagreed.

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15-year-old dies after being hit by baseball in Minnesota

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — Police say a 15-year-old baseball player has died after being struck by a ball in the northern Minnesota city of Bemidji.

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