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Collmenter struggles early, Diamondbacks lose 4-1 to Pirates

Arizona Diamondbacks' Josh Collmenter wipes his face as he walks off the field after giving up a run to the Pittsburgh Pirates during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 24, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — Josh Collmenter got off to a rough start before righting himself and keeping the Diamondbacks in the game. Arizona’s hitters, however, never solved Gerrit Cole.

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Rangers head to 2nd round, await Capitals or Islanders

The New York Rangers celebrate after beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 in overtime of Game 5 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, April 24, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers aren’t accustomed to this.

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Freese’s homer in 7th helps Richards, Angels top Rangers 3-2

Los Angeles Angels' David Freese watches his two-run home run against the Texas Rangers during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, April 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — While trotting around the bases on his go-ahead homer, David Freese was as pumped up for teammate Garrett Richards as he was for himself.

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Gerrit Cole pitches Pirates to 4-1 win over Diamondbacks

Pittsburgh Pirates' Gerrit Cole warms up during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — Gerrit Cole pitched into the eighth inning for his third win this season, and Josh Harrison and Neil Walker each drove in two runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 Friday night.

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Dickey hit hard as Blue Jays lose 12-3 to Rays

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher R.A. Dickey throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday, April 24, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — It was one of those nights for R.A. Dickey and his knuckleball.

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