Maeda Baffles Rockies, Leads Dodgers To 4-1 Win Kenta Maeda held Colorado hitless into the sixth inning, A.J. Ellis lined a two-run homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Rockies 4-1 on Saturday night.
Maeda, Dodgers Beat Giants 3-1 With Pederson's 2-Run HRKenta Maeda pitched seven strong innings, Joc Pederson drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with a fifth-inning homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 3-1 Sunday night.
Pavelski Leads Sharks To 2-1 Win Over Kings, 2-0 Series LeadCaptain Joe Pavelski scored his third goal in two games, Martin Jones made 27 saves and the San Jose Sharks took a 2-0 series lead on the Los Angeles Kings with a 2-1 victory in Game 2 on Saturday night.
Cueto Retires First 13, Pitches Giants Past Dodgers, 4-3Johnny Cueto pitched 7 1/3 sharp innings, and the San Francisco Giants got run-scoring hits from Joe Panik, Brandon Crawford and Brandon Belt in a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.
Arcia, Park Homer In 8th To Lift Twins Over Angels 6-4Oswaldo Arcia and Byung Ho Park homered in the eighth inning to lift Minnesota over the Los Angeles Angels 6-4 on Saturday, giving the Twins their second consecutive comeback victory after opening the season with nine straight defeats.
Hernandez Smacks 2 HRs Off Bumgarner; Dodgers Top Giants, 7-3Kike Hernandez homered his first two times up against Madison Bumgarner, drove in four runs and prevented two more with a diving catch in left field, leading Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 7-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Friday night.
Pavelski's 2 Goals Help Sharks Sink Kings In Playoff OpenerJoe Pavelski broke a tie with his second goal early in the third period, and the San Jose Sharks opened their playoff return with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.
Dodgers' Stripling Pulled With No-Hitter In Eighth Inning; Giants winIn a decision sure to be debated around baseball, first-year manager Dave Roberts removed Stripling after the right-hander walked Angel Pagan on his 100th pitch.
Crawford Scores 30, Including Game-Winner In OT To Lead ClippersJamal Crawford made a 3-pointer with 0.2 seconds left and finished with 30 points in the Los Angeles Clippers' 102-99 overtime victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.
Celtics Survive Kobe's 34 Points, Beat Lakers 107-100Isaiah Thomas scored 26 points and the Boston Celtics clinched a playoff berth while besting Kobe Bryant for the final time with a 107-100 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night.
Ducks Beat Stars 3-1 To Take Over 1st Place In Pacific Nate Thompson and Ryan Kesler each scored a short-handed goal, John Gibson made 25 saves and the Anaheim Ducks defeated the Dallas Stars 3-1 to return to the top of the Pacific Division on Sunday night.
Benn Brothers Score In Dallas' 3-2 Win Over KingsJordie Benn scored the tie-breaking goal with 4:58 to play, and the Dallas Stars rallied from a third-period deficit to assert their Western Conference supremacy with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday.