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Tanaka allows 2 hits over 7 innings as Yanks rout Rays 9-0

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, throws a pitch to home plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg, Fla., Saturday, April 18, 2015.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Faced with questions about his elbow and his velocity this season, Masahiro Tanaka put together his best performance against the Tampa Bay Rays.

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Braves blow 4-run lead, lose 6-5 in Toronto

Atlanta Braves; Freddie Freeman reacts after striking out in the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto, Saturday, April 18, 2015. (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP)   MANDATORY CREDIT

TORONTO (AP) — Alex Wood and the Atlanta Braves held Toronto’s lineup in check for much of the game. Just not long enough.

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Mrazek passes big test, Red Wings beat Lightning in Game 1

Detroit Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek, of the Czech Republic, makes a save on a shot by the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 1 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 16, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Detroit’s Petr Mrazek rejected shot after shot, making the decision to give him his first NHL playoff start look like a wise one.

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Yankees RHP Ivan Nova throws 1st BP since elbow surgery

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees starter Ivan Nova has thrown his first batting practice session since elbow ligament- replacement surgery last April.

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