>>Cardinals Doubled Up By Red Sox
(St. Louis, MO) — Jedd Gyorko’s error set up the go-ahead runs in the fifth as the Cardinals lost 6-3 to the Red Sox at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn allowed four runs in six frames, but just two earned to slip to 4-and-2. Dexter Fowler had an RBI double in a three-run third for St. Louis.
>>Cubs Power Past Reds
(Chicago, IL) — The Cubs hit four home runs en route to a 9-5 win over the Reds at Wrigley Field. Kyle Schwarber, Ian Happ, Addison Russell and Anthony Rizzo all hit solo shots for Chicago. John Lackey pitched three-run ball into the sixth for the win. The second of the three-game series is tonight.
>>Angels Nip White Sox In 11
(Anaheim, CA) — Albert Pujols’ RBI single in the bottom of the 11th gave the Angels a 7-6 win over the White Sox in Anaheim. The Halos scored twice in the 11th after Tim Anderson gave Chicago the lead with a solo shot in the top of the inning. Yolmer Sanchez hit a two-run homer for the Sox. David Robertson took the loss.
>>Warriors Stuff Spurs In Game Two
(Oakland, CA) — The Warriors remain undefeated in this year’s playoffs. Golden State went wire-to-wire in a 136-100 slamming of the Spurs in Game Two of the Western Conference finals. Steph Curry had 29 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for the Warriors, who are 10-and-0 this postseason.
>>Celtics Clash With Cavs In Game One
(Boston, MA) — The Eastern Conference finals tip off tonight as the Celtics clash with the Cavaliers in Game One in Boston. The Celtics advanced by beating the Wizards in seven games in the second round. Cleveland is 8-and-0 in this year’s playoffs and went 3-and-1 against the Celtics during the regular season.
>>Celtics Win Draft Lottery
(Brooklyn, NY) — The Celtics are landing the top pick in next month’s NBA Draft. Boston was awarded the number-one overall pick after winning the Draft Lottery last night. The Lakers, 76ers, Suns, and Kings round out the top five. The NBA Draft takes place June 22nd in Brooklyn, New York.
>>Predators Slip Past Ducks In Game Three
(Nashville, TN) — The Predators are two wins away from the Stanley Cup Final. Nashville scored twice in the third period to rally for a 2-1 win over the Ducks in Game Three of the Western Conference Final. Roman Josi netted the game-winner with just under three minutes left for the Preds, who host Game Four tomorrow.
>>Peyton Manning To Host ESPYs
(Undated) — Two-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Peyton Manning will host the 25th annual ESPYs this summer in Los Angeles. Manning has been named the host for the awards show in Los Angeles on June 12th. The 41-year-old retired from the NFL after winning Super Bowl 50 with the Broncos in 2016.