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Rain postpones Royals-White Sox games to Sunday

The tarp covers the infield at U.S. Cellular Field during a rain delay in a baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and Kansas City Royals after eight innings with the score 2-2, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox and Kansas City Royals lost two games because of rain Saturday — the completion of a suspended game and Saturday’s regular game.

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Rodriguez solid in debut, but Rangers lose 3-2 to Angels

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez throws against the Los Angeles Angels during the second inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, April 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Wandy Rodriguez gave the Texas Rangers exactly what they were looking for in his first American League start. He pitched long enough to hand a lead over to the bullpen before rookie Keone Kela made a costly mistake.

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Angels, Rangers talk about reports of Josh Hamilton trade

In this Feb. 20, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton, left, talks to manager Mike Scioscia during spring training baseball practice in Tempe, Ariz. Reports that troubled Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton might be traded to the Texas Rangers dominated the chatter before the game between the teams Friday night April 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Reports that troubled Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton might be traded to the Texas Rangers dominated the chatter before the game between the teams Friday night.

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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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Missouri makes Pinkel latest $4 million coach in SEC

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri has extended football coach Gary Pinkel’s contract through the 2019 season and upped his yearly salary to $4.02 million, making him the 10th Southeastern Conference coach to have a yearly salary of at least $4 million.

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