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Groundskeepers cover home plate with a tarp during a rain delay
AP Photo/Patrick Semansky
May 15, 2018 - 10:30 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — The interleague matchup between the Baltimore Orioles and Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night has been postponed by rain. Anticipating a thundershower that would ultimately come within the hour and never let up, the grounds crew covered the field with a tarp after the national...
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Stage hands prepare the set for the NBA basketball draft lottery.
AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast
May 15, 2018 - 9:23 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Phoenix has won the No. 1 pick in next month's NBA draft. It's the first time the Suns will have the chance to make the first overall selection. The Suns had the right combination of pingpong balls pop up for them at the draft lottery on Tuesday night, a reward of sorts after a...
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After winning the NJAC title, Rowan is the top seed in the Division III NCAA Tournament's Mid-Atlantic Regional.
Rowan University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 15, 2018 - 4:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A fantastic season will continue this week for the Rowan University baseball team as the Profs take part in the Division III NCAA Tournament. Rowan will open the double-elimination Mid-Atlantic Regional on Thursday in York, Pennsylvania, against Castleton. The Profs...
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The West Chester University softball team is 43-13 heading into the Division II NCAA Super Regionals.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 15, 2018 - 3:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For a second straight season, the West Chester University softball team has advanced to the Super Regionals of the Division II NCAA Tournament. The Golden Rams will host Gannon in the best-of-three Super Regional beginning Thursday at noon. "We're excited to be back...
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Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco
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Matt Leon
May 15, 2018 - 3:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies will return to action Tuesday night, opening a brief two-game interleague series in Baltimore against the Orioles. The Phillies are coming off a 5-1 homestand that wrapped up with a 4-2 win over the Mets on Sunday. Gabe Kapler's squad is 23-16 overall,...
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning
AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File
May 15, 2018 - 10:40 am
By David Porter, Associated Press HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Three sports memorabilia collectors who accused New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning of providing bogus "game-worn" equipment that was sold to unsuspecting fans settled their lawsuit against the Super Bowl-winning quarterback on Monday,...
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Erik Diamond
Rosemont Athletics
Matt Leon
May 14, 2018 - 12:34 pm
BRYN MAWR, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Rosemont College men's golf team is headed to the Division III NCAA Championships. Play begins down in Greensboro, North Carolina, on Tuesday. The Ravens earned this opportunity by winning the Colonial States Athletic Conference title. "It definitely was a goal...
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Phillies Mets
(AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
May 11, 2018 - 10:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Michael Conforto hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Phillies closer Hector Neris and the New York Mets rallied to beat Philadelphia 3-1 on Friday night. Phillies starter Jake Arrieta allowed five hits over 7 1/3 scoreless innings and they led 1-0 until Neris allowed a...
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Doug Pederson
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Ed Benkin
May 11, 2018 - 1:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The question of when Carson Wentz will return will be on the minds of Eagles fans throughout the off-season. The head coach urged caution with the regular season still four months away. Eagles rookies have taken the field. #Eagles pic.twitter.com/6Vu3vIoPum — Ed...
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Rafael Nadal from Spain celebrates his victory over Diego Schwartzman from Argentina during a Madrid Open tennis tournament match in Madrid, Spain, Thursday, May 10, 2018. Nadal won 6-3, 6-4.
AP Photo/Francisco Seco
May 11, 2018 - 11:32 am
MADRID (AP) — Rafael Nadal broke John McEnroe's record of 49 straight sets won on the same surface by beating Diego Schwartzman 6-3, 6-4 in the third round of the Madrid Open on Thursday. Nadal extended his winning streak to 50 consecutive sets on clay, eclipsing the mark McEnroe established on...
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