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Burnett sparkles as Pirates hand Mets, Harvey 8-2 loss

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher A.J. Burnett (34) drivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets in Pittsburgh, Saturday, May 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A.J. Burnett insists this is it. That after 17 years in the majors, he is done whenever the Pittsburgh Pirates season ends, no matter what.

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Rangers ride 10-run 3rd inning in 15-4 rout of Yankees

New York Yankees catcher John Ryan Murphy waits for the throw home as Texas Rangers left fielder Jake Smolinski (20) scores on a base hit by Shin-Soo Choo (17) during the third inning of a baseball game, Saturday, May 23, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Shin-Soo Choo hit a go-ahead single and a three-run homer in a 10-run third inning that chased CC Sabathia from his shortest start in six years, and the Texas Rangers routed the reeling Yankees 15-4 Saturday to send New York to its ninth loss in 10 games.

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Lightning’s Ben Bishop on spot after giving up 10 goals

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop, foreground, and defenseman Andrej Sustr (62), of the Czech Republic, can't stop a goal by New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (61) during the third period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. Nash had two goals and an assist as the Rangers defeated the Lightning 5-1. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

NEW YORK (AP) — Take the spotlight off goaltender Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals and put it on Ben Bishop of the Tampa Bay Lightning.

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Texas knocks out Sabathia in 10-run 3rd inning

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia checks the ball after giving up a hit to the Texas Rangers during the second inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 23, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Texas Rangers scored 10 runs in the third inning against the New York Yankees on Saturday, a night after a seven-run third en route to a 10-9 win.

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Lundqvist stands tall, Rangers beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider celebrates after scoring a goal during the second period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning, in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots to rebound from two subpar performances and help the New York Rangers shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Friday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.

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