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Rangers rally for 2 in 9th to beat Mariners 3-2

Texas Rangers' Leonys Martin makes contact for an RBI-single to the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Texas won 3-2. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas center fielder Leonys Martin wound up being the star of a battle of top pitchers.

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White wash: Yanks sweep Cubs 3-0, 2-0

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers in the third  inning of Game 1 of an interleague baseball doubleheader against the Chicago Cubs at Yankee Stadium in New York, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — There was nothing mysterious about Michael Pineda’s performance this time. Masahiro Tanaka’s dominant outing was pretty straight forward, too.

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Knicks beat Raptors, who get No. 3 seed anyway

Toronto Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas (17) and Amir Johnson (15) defend New York Knicks' Amar'e Stoudemire during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Knicks lingered on the court, soaking in the cheers from the fans wearing those giveaway orange shirts that were probably meant for the playoffs.

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Werth HR helps Nats rally past Marlins, 6-3

Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth (28) is met by Jose Lobaton (59) at the plate after they scored on a three-run home run by Werth during the sixth inning of the MLB National League baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

MIAMI (AP) — The Washington Nationals’ comeback victory against Jose Fernandez felt well-deserved, even if the pivotal runs were unearned.

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Walker leads Bobcats over Bulls in OT, 91-86

Chicago Bulls' Joakim Noah, left, and Carlos Boozer, center, react after Charlotte Bobcats' Luke Ridnour, right, was called for a foul during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson knows few people will be giving the Charlotte Bobcats a chance to upset the Miami Heat in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.

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