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benintendi leads red sox past rangers 11-4 for 6th straight


arlington, texas — andrew benintendi went 5 for 5 with two homers, six rbis and a terrific catch in left field, and david price struck out nine over six scoreless innings as the boston red sox stretched the longest winning streak in the majors to six games with an 11-4 victory over the texas rangers on tuesday night.the first red sox rookie with two five-hit games in a season, benintendi had a three-run homer in the fifth that chased all-star pitcher yu darvish (6-7), who matched career highs by allowing seven runs and 11 hits.benintendi led off the eighth by going the opposite way for his 12th homer, with the ball hitting on top of the 14-foot wall down the left-field line. jackie bradley jr. followed with his 11th home run.price (4-2) threw 70 of 106 pitches for strikes in his eighth sta






red sox score 2 in 11th for 5th straight win, 7-5 at texas


arlington, texas — dustin pedroia wasn't given the opportunity to drive in another run for the boston red sox in the 11th inning. andrew benintendi took care of that.benintendi blooped a two-run single over a drawn-in infield after pedroia was intentionally walked to load the bases, and the red sox beat texas 7-5 on monday night for their al-best fifth straight victory."trying to get something to the outfield. basically anything but a ground ball," said benintendi, who had entered the game as a pinch hitter in the ninth. "once mookie (betts) hit that double, i figured that's what they'd do."boston needed extra innings after mike napoli led off the rangers ninth with a homer against all-star closer craig kimbrel, who had blown only one of his previous 24 save opportunities.after ernesto fri






red sox score 2 in 11th for 5th straight win, 7-5 at texas


arlington, texas — andrew benintendi blooped a two-run single over a drawn-in infield in the 11th inning and the boston red sox beat the texas rangers 7-5 on monday night for their al-best fifth straight victory.boston needed extra innings after mike napoli led off the rangers ninth with a homer off all-star closer craig kimbrel, who had blown only one of his previous 24 save opportunities.with runners at second and third with one out in the 11th against ernesto frieri (0-1), the rangers intentionally walked dustin pedroia, who already had three hits and four rbis. benintendi, who had entered the game as a pinch hitter in the ninth, then hit a ball that landed just beyond the infield dirt in short left.heath hembree (1-2), the sixth boston pitcher, retired all six batters he faced over the






benintendi leads red sox over rays 4-3 on patriots' day


boston — andrew benintendi hit a go-ahead, two-run single as boston scored three unearned runs following a dropped throw by second baseman brad miller, and the red sox beat the tampa bay rays 4-3 on monday in the annual patriots' day game.benintendi had three singles in the 11:05 a.m. start, which coincides with the boston marathon, and the red sox won their third straight after losing the opener of the four-game series.knuckleballer steven wright (1-1) allowed three runs — one earned — and nine hits in six innings. he gave up four homers over 1 1/3 innings in his previous start.rookie ben taylor gave up a run-scoring single to souza with two outs in the seventh, then retired logan morrison on a bases-loaded flyout. craig kimbrel struck out the side in the ninth for a save on the third str






zuccarello leads rangers to 4-1 win over senators in game 3


new york — mats zuccarello had a goal and an assist to lead new york to a 4-1 victory over the ottawa senators on tuesday night, cutting the rangers' deficit to 2-1 in the eastern conference semifinal series.michael grabner, rick nash and oscar lindberg also scored, and henrik lundqvist stopped 26 shots for the rangers. new york has won three straight playoff games at madison square garden after losing six straight on home ice, including game 3 of the first round against montreal.jean-gabriel pageau, who had four goals in ottawa's 6-5 double-overtime win in game 2, scored again for the senators, and craig anderson finished with 26 saves.game 4 is thursday night.






benintendi leads red sox over rays 4-3 on patriots' day


boston — steven wright followed a spot start by working with former red sox knuckleballer tim wakefield.he was much better this time.andrew benintendi backed wright with a go-ahead, two-run single as boston scored three unearned runs following a dropped throw by second baseman brad miller, and the red sox beat the tampa bay rays 4-3 on monday in the annual patriots' day game.wright (1-1) allowed only one earned run and nine hits before being pulled after a leadoff single in the seventh. the knuckleballer gave up four homers over 1 1/3 innings in his previous start.wakefield, who now works with nesn, won 186 games with the red sox from 1995-2011."i think anything can be better than the last start. i was fortunate to have wake here, worked a lot," wright said. "i definitely was talking to hi






zuccarello leads rangers to 4-1 win over senators in game 3 – the denver post


by vin a. cherwoonew york (ap) — mats zuccarello got the new york rangers off to a fast start and they cruised to a crucial win against the ottawa senators.zuccarello had a goal and an assist in the first period and the rangers went on to a 4-1 victory tuesday night that cut the senators’ lead to 2-1 in the eastern conference semifinal series. michael grabner, rick nash and oscar lindberg also scored, and henrik lundqvist stopped 26 shots.looking to avoid falling into a 0-3 series hole and with the home crowd buzzing from the singing of the national anthems, the rangers came out aggressive from the start. they outshot the senators 15-5 in the first period while building a 2-0 lead.“we played a solid first period and we came out strong,” zuccarello said. “i think that we set the tone right






nhl: mats zuccarello leads rangers to 4-1 win over senators in game 3


mats zuccarello had a goal and an assist to lead new york to a 4-1 victory over the ottawa senators on tuesday night, cutting the rangers' deficit to 2-1 in the eastern conference semifinal series. michael graber, rick nash and oscar lindberg also scored, and henrik lundqvist stopped 26 shots for the rangers. new york has won three straight playoff games at madison square garden after losing six straight on home ice, including game 3 of the first round against montreal. jean-gabriel pageau, who had four goals in ottawa's 6-5 double-overtime win in game 2, scored again for the senators, and craig anderson finished with 26 saves. game 4 is thursday night. looking to avoid falling into a 0-3 series hole and with the home crowd buzzing from the singing of the national anthems, the rangers came






zuccarello leads rangers to 4-1 win over senators in game 3 – the denver post


by vin a. cherwoonew york (ap) — mats zuccarello had a goal and an assist to lead new york to a 4-1 victory over the ottawa senators on tuesday night, cutting the rangers’ deficit to 2-1 in the eastern conference semifinal series.michael graber, rick nash and oscar lindberg also scored, and henrik lundqvist stopped 26 shots for the rangers. new york has won three straight playoff games at madison square garden after losing six straight on home ice, including game 3 of the first round against montreal.jean-gabriel pageau, who had four goals in ottawa’s 6-5 double-overtime win in game 2, scored again for the senators, and craig anderson finished with 26 saves.game 4 is thursday night.looking to avoid falling into a 0-3 series hole and with the home crowd buzzing from the singing of the natio






nhl: mats zuccarello leads rangers to 4-1 win over senators in game 3


mats zuccarello had a goal and an assist to lead new york to a 4-1 victory over the ottawa senators on tuesday night, cutting the rangers' deficit to 2-1 in the eastern conference semifinal series.michael graber, rick nash and oscar lindberg also scored, and henrik lundqvist stopped 26 shots for the rangers. new york has won three straight playoff games at madison square garden after losing six straight on home ice, including game 3 of the first round against montreal.jean-gabriel pageau, who had four goals in ottawa's 6-5 double-overtime win in game 2, scored again for the senators, and craig anderson finished with 26 saves.game 4 is thursday night.looking to avoid falling into a 0-3 series hole and with the home crowd buzzing from the singing of the national anthems, the rangers came out






mats zuccarello, rangers beat canadiens 3-1 to reach east semis


new york — mats zuccarello scored twice in the second period and the new york rangers beat the montreal canadiens 3-1 in game 6 on saturday night to advance to the eastern conference semifinals.derek stepan also scored and henrik lundqvist stopped 27 shots to help new york get past the first round for the fifth time in six years. the rangers won three straight after falling behind 2-1 to beat montreal for the ninth time in 16 postseason series.the rangers will face the winner of the ottawa-boston series, which the senators lead 3-2.alexei emelin scored for montreal and carey price finished with 20 saves. the canadiens, winners of the atlantic division after missing the playoffs last year, were bounced from the postseason by the rangers for the second time in four years. in 2014, it was in






red sox win 4th straight, 6-2 over rangers


boston — drew pomeranz pitched six strong innings and tied his career high with 11 strikeouts to lift the boston red sox to a 6-2 victory over the texas rangers on thursday night.xander bogaerts and deven marrero hit their first home runs of the season helping boston to its fourth straight win.pomeranz (4-3) made it as far as six innings for the third time this season and beat texas for the first time in nine career outings.elvis andrus homered and nomar mazara had two hits and an rbi for texas, which has lost four of five overall and 15 of 21 on the road.andrew benintendi and mitch moreland had rbi singles in the first inning as boston got to rangers starter nick martinez (1-3) early.bogaerts hit a two-run homer in the third to put boston ahead 4-0. despite finishing with 21 home runs las






springer, astros power past rangers 7-2, win 10th straight


arlington, texas — george springer and the houston astros have matched their texas rival with the longest winning streak in the major leagues this season at 10 games.not much else is close between the runaway leaders in the al west and the two-time defending division champion rangers.springer hit two of houston's four home runs, and the astros completed their first sweep of texas in almost three years with a 7-2 victory sunday."this team continues to show up every single day with a great will to win and we take the aggressive approach and have done a lot of damage," manager a.j. hinch said.the astros scored in all four innings pitched by martin perez (2-6) to tie a club record with their 10th straight road win, dropping the rangers to 3-11 since their 10-game streak.texas (26-31) is in fou






rangers advance to 2nd round for 5th time in 6 years


new york (ap) — after pulling out a tough first-round series with three straight wins, the new york rangers get a couple days to regroup for the next round.it’s a routine they know well.mats zuccarello scored twice and the rangers beat the montreal canadiens 3-1 in game 6 on saturday night to advance to the eastern conference semifinals. new york will face the winner of the ottawa-boston series, which the senators lead 3-2.a year ago, the rangers were bounced out of the first round by pittsburgh, which went on to win the stanley cup. now, they’re on to the second round for the fifth time in six years.most read stories3-course dinners for $32 starting april 2.getting there this time wasn’t easy.the rangers were on the verge of taking a 2-0 series lead before tomas plekanec tied it for the c






rangers advance to 2nd round for 5th time in 6 years


new york — after pulling out a tough first-round series with three straight wins, the new york rangers get a couple days to regroup for the next round.it's a routine they know well.mats zuccarello scored twice and the rangers beat the montreal canadiens 3-1 in game 6 on saturday night to advance to the eastern conference semifinals. new york will face the winner of the ottawa-boston series, which the senators lead 3-2.a year ago, the rangers were bounced out of the first round by pittsburgh, which went on to win the stanley cup. now, they're on to the second round for the fifth time in six years.getting there this time wasn't easy.the rangers were on the verge of taking a 2-0 series lead before tomas plekanec tied it for the canadiens with less than 18 seconds left in game 2 and alexander






keuchel goes to 9-0, astros top rangers 7-1 for 8th straight


arlington, texas — unbeaten lefty dallas keuchel earned his major league-leading ninth win, pitching six scoreless innings as the houston astros beat the texas rangers 7-1 after a long rain delay friday night for their eighth straight victory.carlos correa and george springer each hit a three-run homer for the astros (39-16), who have the best record and longest winning streak in the majors.correa's homer came in the fifth off rangers ace yu darvish (5-4), winless in his last eight starts against houston.after the start was delayed 2 hours, 6 minutes, because of rain, keuchel (9-0) struck out seven and walked two while limiting the rangers to three hits. the 2015 al cy young award winner worked out of a bases-loaded jam in the sixth when he got rougned odor on an inning-ending groundout.ad






ugly, lousy baseball: here's what a 10-run inning looks like


here's what boston's 10-run inning looked like, courtesy of the star tribune's gameview.betts grounded out, second baseman e.escobar to pitcher belisle.pedroia walked on a full count.bogaerts doubled to left, pedroia to third.benintendi was intentionally walked.h.ramírez singled to left, pedroia scored, bogaerts to third, benintendi to second.moreland doubled to right, bogaerts scored, benintendi scored, h.ramírez to third.c.young doubled to right, h.ramírez scored, moreland scored.haley pitching.león homered to right on a 2-0 count, c.young scored.d.marrero grounded out, shortstop j.polanco to first baseman k.vargas.betts doubled to center.pedroia safe at first on fielding error by third baseman sanó, betts to third.c.d'arnaud pinch-running for pedroia.bogaerts tripled to right, betts sco






red sox outlast phillies 4-3 in 12 innings


boston — andrew benintendi singled to right in the 12th inning driving in xander bogaerts from third for the winning run as the boston red sox outlasted the philadelphia phillies 4-3 on tuesday night.mitch moreland hit one homer and barely missed another in the 12th with a long single off the green monster, allowing bogaerts to advance to third and set up benintendi's first career walk-off hit. the ball bounced over the short wall in right, but was officially still a single.it didn't matter much as the red sox beat the phillies in extra innings for the second straight night, extending philadelphia's losing streak to seven straight.fernando abad (2-0) pitched the 11th and 12th for boston, which blew great opportunities in the first two extra innings before finally cashing in after louis gar






mats zuccarello, rangers beat canadiens 3-1 to reach east semis


by vin a. cherwoonew york (ap) — with his team trailing after a lackluster effort in the first 20 minutes, mats zuccarello came through in the second period to help the new york rangers get a big series-clinching win.zuccarello scored twice and the rangers beat the montreal canadiens 3-1 in game 6 on saturday night to advance to the eastern conference semifinals.“he’s a competitive little bugger,” rangers coach alain vigneault said. “he competes every shift. he’s become a real big part of our team, not just what he does on the ice, but he brings the team together. … he came up huge for us tonight.”derek stepan also scored and henrik lundqvist stopped 27 shots to help new york get past the first round for the fifth time in six years. the rangers won three straight after falling behind 2-1 t






zuccarello, rangers beat canadiens 3-1 to reach east semis


new york — with his team trailing after a lackluster effort in the first 20 minutes, mats zuccarello came through in the second period to help the new york rangers get a big series-clinching win.zuccarello scored twice and the rangers beat the montreal canadiens 3-1 in game 6 on saturday night to advance to the eastern conference semifinals."he's a competitive little bugger," rangers coach alain vigneault said. "he competes every shift. he's become a real big part of our team, not just what he does on the ice, but he brings the team together. ... he came up huge for us tonight."derek stepan also scored and henrik lundqvist stopped 27 shots to help new york get past the first round for the fifth time in six years. the rangers won three straight after falling behind 2-1 to beat montreal for






springer, astros power past rangers 7-2, win 10th straight


arlington, texas — george springer hit two of houston's four home runs and the astros matched their texas rival for the longest winning streak in the major leagues this season at 10 games, beating the rangers 7-2 on sunday.the astros scored in all four innings pitched by martin perez (2-6) and tied a club record from 1989 with their 10th straight road win. houston's first sweep of texas since july 2014 dropped the rangers to 3-11 since their 10-game streak.defending al west champion texas (26-31) is 15 games behind the division-leading astros, who have the major leagues' best record at 41-16 — and six wins in seven games against the rangers.brad peacock (3-0) won a major league start for the first time since sept. 2, 2014, pitching past the fifth inning for the first time in his third star






mats zuccarello scores twice as rangers beat canadiens in game 6, advance to sec


the smallest player on the ice came up huge and the resilient rangers are going to the second round of the stanley cup playoffs.mats zuccarello, who led the team with 59 points during the season, scored twice in the second period on saturday — one on the struggling power-play — to rally the rangers to a 3-1 victory in game 6 at madison square garden and eliminated the montreal canadiens from the postseason. latest rangers storiesit was the third straight win for the blueshirts, who will next face either the ottawa senators or the boston bruins. the senators lead the series 3-2 with game 6 on sunday afternoon in boston.nhl playoffsget rangers playoff news in your inbox each morningstorycanadiens were let down by their best playersstoryzuccarello’s ultimate recovery spurs rangers past canadi






mariners vs. rangers: live updates as the m’s go for their first sweep of the se


the mariners send hisashi iwakuma (0-1, 2.25 era) to the mound against cole hamels (0-0, 2.77 era) and the rangers in search of a third straight win and their first sweep of the year. follow here for updates.share storyby seattle times sports staffseattle mariners (4-8)vs.texas rangers (4-7)safeco field — seattleearlier this seriestime: 1:10 p.m.tv: rootradio: 710 amstream: mlb.tvseattle times sports staffcustom-curated news highlights, delivered weekday mornings.thanks for signing up!






sale win 7th straight decision; red sox beat tigers 11-3


boston — boston's chris sale outlasted detroit's justin verlander to win his seventh straight decision in a matchup of big-name pitchers, and the red sox pulled away late to beat the tigers 11-3 on saturday night.mitch moreland's tiebreaking, two-run double sparked a three-run seventh inning and boston added five more in the eighth for its second straight late-inning win over the tigers. the red sox have won 13 of 19.sale (8-2) pitched seven solid innings, giving up three runs on nine hits, striking out seven without issuing a walk.verlander was gone with high pitch count after five, allowing three runs and four walks with three strikeouts after leaving his previous start following two innings with a tight right groin. detroit has lost four of five.with runners on first and second, morelan






chirinos' 3-run hr in 11th lifts rangers past nationals 6-3


washington — robinson chirinos nearly put texas ahead during a ninth-inning rally that tied it, then hit a three-run homer in the 11th that sent the rangers over the washington nationals 6-3 on saturday.texas scored twice in the ninth to make it 3-all. chirinos' bid for a tiebreaking sacrifice fly was thwarted by washington right fielder bryce harper, who made a strong throw to nail a runner at the plate.washington almost won it in the bottom of the ninth. with two outs, trea turner bunted with a man at third, but pinch-runner wilmer difo hesitated going home and was quickly tagged out.pinch-hitter joey gallo doubled with two outs in the texas 11th off shawn kelley (3-2). following an intentional walk to nomar mazara, chirinos drove a fastball just over the left-field wall.keone kela (3-1)






gallo's career-high 5 rbis back perez as rangers top a's 8-1


arlington, texas — joey gallo isn't concerning himself with when adrian beltre will be ready to take over at third base again for the texas rangers, which likely means a return to the minors for the young slugger.gallo will just keep showing up at the ballpark until somebody tells him otherwise, an approach he believes helps him have days like he did sunday.the 23-year-old homered and had a career-high five rbis to back left-hander martin perez, and the rangers beat the oakland athletics 8-1 on the first day beltre (right calf) was eligible to come off the disabled list and resume his chase for 3,000 hits with 58 to go.it's the third year with at least some time in the majors for gallo, the first two accompanied by anticipation for a player with 128 minor league homers the past four season






benintendi lifts red sox over pirates 5-3 in post-ortiz era


boston — the red sox bid farewell to a legend at the end of last season. this season opened with a big day for one of their rising stars.rookie andrew benintendi hit a three-run homer that capped a five-run fifth inning, and the red sox began their post-david ortiz era by beating the pittsburgh pirates 5-3 in monday's opener.reigning al cy young award winner rick porcello (1-0) gave up three runs and six hits in 6 1/3 innings while striking out five. craig kimbrel retired starling marte on a game-ending popup with two on for the save."that was awesome," benintendi said. "we're all excited to start playing games that actually matter. it was a fun experience."what manager john farrell said has impressed him most about 22-year-old during his short time in the majors is the lack of panic. beni






andrus' rbi single in 9th pushes rangers past royals 2-1


arlington, texas — rougned odor got a stolen base when elvis andrus swung and missed on a hit-and-run play for the texas rangers in the bottom of the ninth inning.andrus then got a game-winning rbi, knocking in odor with a single as the rangers beat kansas city in their last at-bat for the second time in three games, winning 2-1 on saturday night."you can tell on the hit-and-run attempt that the ball was running in on him a little bit," texas manager jeff banister said. "but (he) settled himself down and stayed engaged in the at-bat."odor led off the ninth with a sharp single off travis wood (0-2), who didn't face another batter before peter moylan took over and gave up the hit to andrus.mike napoli homered for the rangers, who have won three straight for the first time this season. they g






rangers rally earlier for 5th straight win, 6-5 over a's


arlington, texas — the texas rangers rallied before the very end this time.elvis andrus and nomar mazara had consecutive two-rbi hits in another late four-run outburst, this one in the seventh inning instead of the ninth like the previous two nights, and the rangers beat the oakland athletics 6-5 on saturday night for their season-best fifth straight victory."we don't want to always win close," said mazara, who lined a tiebreaking two-run double to the left field wall. "we'd like to put a lot of runs together, but it's always good to win games."texas loaded the bases in the seventh when reliever ryan dull (1-2) allowed a hit and two walks before liam hendriks replaced him. andrus then grounded a single through the left side of the infield to tie it at 4 before mazara's second double of the






erik karlsson leads senators past rangers into east finals – the denver post


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rangers hit 3 hrs, prevent angels comeback in 8-3 win


anaheim, calif. — joey gallo hit a go-ahead, two-run triple in the fifth, and the texas rangers prevented a third straight late-inning comeback by the angels, beating los angeles 8-3 wednesday night.mike napoli, elvis andrus and carlos gomez homered for the rangers, and a.j. griffin (1-0) pitched six innings of four-hit ball to pick up his first victory in six starts dating to last september.a trio of texas relievers doused the angels' hopes for a third consecutive victory featuring a rally from a multi-run deficit in the ninth inning.mike trout homered for the angels, beaten at home for the first time this season after four straight wins. los angeles (6-3) lost for just the second time since opening day.the angels rallied from a six-run deficit in the ninth inning to beat seattle last sun






andrew benintendi fills enormous shoes for the boston red sox – the denver post


by dave sheinin, the washington postmilwaukee — andrew benintendi is, by the most obvious measures — including age, body mass and natural charisma — a fraction of the ballplayer, and the presence, that david ortiz was. ortiz, the boston red sox’s burly designated hitter and clubhouse orator, famously walked away last year after 2,408 big league games and 541 big league home runs. when benintendi, a 22-year-old outfielder who stands 5 feet 10 inches and 170 pounds, came to the plate in the first inning at miller park on wednesday night, it marked his 66th big league game.and yet, when the red sox, mired in a month-long offensive funk and in desperate need of a spark, decided to make a major, midstream lineup change last weekend, they didn’t hesitate to hand over the cleanup spot — the spot






rangers beat senators 4-1 in game 3 for first win in series


new york – mats zuccarello got the new york rangers off to a fast start and they cruised to a crucial win against the ottawa senators.zuccarello had a goal and an assist in the first period and the rangers went on to a 4-1 victory tuesday night that cut the senators' lead to 2-1 in the eastern conference semifinal series. michael graber, rick nash and oscar lindberg also scored, and henrik lundqvist stopped 26 shots.looking to avoid falling into a 0-3 series hole, the rangers came out aggressive from the start. they outshot the senators 15-5 in the first period while building a 2-0 lead. "we played a solid first period and we came out strong," zuccarello said. "i think that we set the tone right away."the rangers have won three straight playoff games at madison square garden after losing s






with first round wrapped up, rangers await winner of bruins-senators


when the rangers clinched the first wild-card playoff berth in the east, they found themselves poised on what appeared to be an easier path to a possible eastern conference final by initially escaping the minefield of the metropolitan division and crossing over into the atlantic.after all, going toe-to-toe in the first round with sidney crosby and the penguins or john tortorella’s blue jackets, who finished with 111 and 108 points, among the best in the nhl, and following that with a possible series against the presidents’ trophy-winning washington capitals, was not exactly the stuff of stanley cup dreams.latest rangers storiesinstead, their first-round opponent was the montreal canadiens, a formidable foe — finally dispatched in game 6 last night — which emerged as atlantic champs under n






the power rangers movie doesn't actually want to be a power rangers movie


the power rangers finally morph in power rangers. all images: lionsgatethe final act of power rangers is everything you could want from a power rangers movie. it’s fun, funny, action-packed, and filled with so many zords and monsters that you’ll actually feel like you’re watching a big-budget update of the popular kids’ franchise. the problem is that the 90 minutes preceding it wants as little to do with the power rangers as possible.advertisementfor its majority, power rangers is a heavy-handed, character-forward teen drama with a little bit of rangers stuff sprinkled in. it’s way, way less interested in the characters as color-coded superheroes than it is with their struggles to grow up and accept the responsibility of being power rangers. it’s not a bad story, but it’s so devoted to its






scherzer gets to 2,000 ks, but rangers beat nationals 5-1


washington — max scherzer's milestone performances don't usually result in this kind of feeling.the ace right-hander struck out 10 to move past 2,000 for his career, but was outpitched by austin bibens-dirkx and the texas rangers beat the washington nationals 5-1 on sunday for a sweep of their weekend series."it's really cool," said scherzer, who also has two no-hitters, a 20-strikeout game and an nl cy young award since joining washington before the 2015 season. "but one of these days, i'll actually reflect on it. it stings a little bit when you get it in a loss. but you just keep marching on."scherzer (7-4) has 2,005 career strikeouts after fanning at least 10 batters seven times this season. he allowed three runs — two earned — and three hits in 7 1/3 innings.by the end of the eighth, t






trump signs executive order banning syrian refugees


what trump orderedrefugee programme suspended for four monthsvisas to syrian nationals haltednumber of refugees us plans to accept cut to 50,000immigration from countries with "terrorism" concerns stopped for 90 daysthree-month ban reportedly applied to iraq, syria, iran, sudan, libya, somalia, yemenpresident donald trump has signed an executive order suspending the us refugee programme for 120 days, specifically barring syrian refugees until further notice.trump signed the order at the pentagon, saying the moves would help protect americans from "terrorist" attacks."i'm establishing new vetting measures to keep radical islamic terrorists out of the united states of america. don't want them here," trump said earlier on friday. read more: anger, outrage and fear as trump orders #muslimban "