LeBron scores 38, Heat top Knicks 102-91 philly.com
TIM REYNOLDS, The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 4:41 PM
MIAMI (AP) - LeBron James couldnt wake up Sunday. He was sluggish when his alarm went off at 8 a.m. and still in a funk when the Miami Heat and New York Knicks tipped off five hours later.
He eventually got...
Jones' playoff chip-in wins Houston Open philly.com
KURT VOIGT, The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 4:45 PM
HUMBLE, Texas (AP) - Matt Jones told his caddy he was about to make a 42-yard chip-in on the first playoff hole at the Houston Open.
The Australian did just that on Sunday, earning his first PGA Tour win in spectacular...
A Sunday for the ages at Augusta National philly.com
DOUG FERGUSON, The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 1:11 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Augusta National not only has female members, on Sunday it crowned its first female champion.
Nine-year-old Kelly Xu of Santa Monica, Calif., was the first of eight youngsters to win the...
Emmert: Unionization "grossly inappropriate" philly.com
EDDIE PELLS, The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 4:52 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - The NCAA president called an effort to unionize players a grossly inappropriate way to solve problems in college sports while insisting the association has plans to change the school-athlete...
Nationals avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Braves philly.com
JOSEPH WHITE, The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 5:05 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ian Desmond didnt dip, and he hit a dinger.
Struggling to overcome the smokeless tobacco habit hes had for much of his baseball life, Desmond appeared to unleash every bit of his withdrawal...
they were all
Reds' Simon sharp in 1st start in 2 years philly.com
HOWIE RUMBERG, The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 3:12 PM
NEW YORK (AP) - Alfredo Simon pitched seven impressive innings in his first start in more than two years and began the go-ahead rally with his second career hit, helping the Cincinnati Reds beat the New York...
his first start
second career hit
Amarista's pinch-hit HR helps Padres beat Marlins philly.com
The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 3:14 PM
MIAMI (AP) - Pinch-hitter Alexi Amarista celebrated his 25th birthday by delivering a go-ahead, three-run homer in the seventh inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a 4-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday.
Cubs pounce on Burnett and rout Phillies philly.com
Matt Gelb, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Monday, April 7, 2014, 3:01 AM
CHICAGO - Hidden in the 30 starts made by A.J. Burnett last season that produced a career-low 3.30 ERA with Pittsburgh and a $16 million contract from the Phillies for 2014 was a trend not lost on Cubs manager...
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Phillies crushed by Cubs, 8-3, in series finale at Wrigley Field philly.com
Ryan Lawrence, Daily News Staff WriterPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 5:37 PM
CHICAGO - Ben Revere was about to catch a line drive hit right at him when it looked like the ball pulled out a gun, shot him and then dashed off to the ivy in center field.
Jimmy Rollins retrieved a hard...
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Where's the money go? Often, to other states philly.com
Joel L. Naroff Posted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 1:10 AM
The government takes but also gives back. Indeed, sometimes Washington is no more than a way station for our taxes. But the flow of money doesnt necessarily balance out. There are states that wind up being takers, while others...
There are states that