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Altuve leads Astros to 9-3 victory over Athletics

Houston Astros' Jose Altuve celebrates after hitting a three run home run off Oakland Athletics' Kendall Graveman in the second inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The pitching has been stellar, the lineup much deeper and the progress the Houston Astros showed in spring training has carried over to the opening month of the season.

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Athletics place Ben Zobrist on DL with knee injury

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics placed infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with torn cartilage in his left knee.

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McLellan out after 7 years as coach of San Jose Sharks

In this March 29, 2015, file photo, San Jose Sharks head coach Todd McLellan, center, talks to his team during a timeout in the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh.  The Sharks announced Monday, April 20. 2015, that they had agreed to part ways with McLellan, the winningest coach in franchise history after the team missed the playoffs for the first time since 2003.   (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — After seven years of great regular-season success and playoff disappointments, coach Todd McLellan and the San Jose Sharks decided it was time for a change.

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