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(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  White Sox, Yankees make big trade.  Red Sox outlast Jays.  Wacha, Cards blank Mets.  Astros lose All-Star to thumb injury.  Ginobili returning for 16th season.

>>White Sox, Yankees Make Monster Trade

(Chicago, IL)  —  The White Sox are involved in another monster trade.  Chicago is sending infielder Todd Frazier and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle to the Yankees in exchange for a package that includes top prospect Blake Rutherford.  The Sox just shipped starting pitcher Jose Quintana to the Cubs last week.

>>Red Sox Outlast Jays In 15

(Boston, MA)  —  Hanley Ramirez’s solo homer in the bottom of the 15th gave the Red Sox a 5-4 win over the Blue Jays in another marathon at Fenway Park.  The BoSox were able to outlast the Jays after suffering a 16-inning loss to the Yankees on Saturday.  Boston has a two-game lead in the AL East.

>>Wacha Pitches Cards Past Mets

(Flushing, NY)  —  Michael Wacha [[ WAH-kuh ]] tossed a three-hit shutout as the Cardinals blanked the Mets 5-0 in New York.  He struck out eight and walked only one en route to improving to 7-and-3.  Wacha went the distance for the first time in his career.

>>Astros’ Correa Out With Thumb Injury

(Houston, TX)  —  An All-Star for the American League-leading Astros is going on the shelf.  Shortstop Carlos Correa will miss six-to-eight weeks with a torn ligament in his left thumb.  Correa is hitting .320 with 20 home runs and 67 RBI in 84 games this season.

>>Spurs Finalizing Deal With Ginobili

(San Antonio, TX)  —  Manu Ginobili is returning for a 16th NBA season.  ESPN reports the Spurs are finalizing a one-year contract with the soon-to-be 40-year-old.  The four-time NBA champion has spent his entire 15-year career in San Antonio.

 

>>TUESDAY’S SCOREBOARD

MLB National League
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Pittsburgh Pirates 4, Milwaukee Brewers 3
Philadelphia Phillies 5, Miami Marlins 2
St. Louis Cardinals 5, New York Mets 0
Arizona Diamondbacks 11, Cincinnati Reds 2
Chicago Cubs 5, Atlanta Braves 1
Colorado Rockies 9, San Diego Padres 7

MLB American League
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Baltimore Orioles 12, Texas Rangers 1
Boston Red Sox 5, Toronto Blue Jays 4  (15 inn)
New York Yankees 6, Minnesota Twins 3
Houston Astros 6, Seattle Mariners 2
Detroit Tigers 9, Kansas City Royals 3
Tampa Bay Rays 4, Oakland Athletics 3

MLB Interleague
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Los Angeles Dodgers 1, Chicago White Sox 0
Washington Nationals 4, Los Angeles Angels 3
San Francisco Giants 2, Cleveland Indians 1  (10 inn)

WNBA
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Atlanta Dream 88, San Antonio Stars 75
Chicago Sky 94, Seattle Storm 83

 

WEDNESDAY’S SCHEDULE  (All times are Eastern)

MLB National League
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12:10 p.m. – Philadelphia Phillies at Miami Marlins
12:10 p.m. – Chicago Cubs at Atlanta Braves
3:10 p.m. – San Diego Padres at Colorado Rockies
7:05 p.m. – Milwaukee Brewers at Pittsburgh Pirates
7:08 p.m. – St. Louis Cardinals at New York Mets
7:10 p.m. – Arizona Diamondbacks at Cincinnati Reds

MLB American League
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1:10 p.m. – New York Yankees at Minnesota Twins
2:10 p.m. – Seattle Mariners at Houston Astros
3:35 p.m. – Tampa Bay Rays at Oakland Athletics
7:05 p.m. – Texas Rangers at Baltimore Orioles
7:10 p.m. – Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox
8:15 p.m. – Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals

MLB Interleague
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3:45 p.m. – Cleveland Indians at San Francisco Giants
8:10 p.m. – Los Angeles Dodgers at Chicago White Sox
10:08 p.m. – Washington Nationals at Los Angeles Angels

WNBA
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11:00 a.m. – Connecticut Sun at New York Liberty
11:30 a.m. – Atlanta Dream at Washington Mystics
1:00 p.m. – Dallas Wings at Minnesota Lynx
3:30 p.m. – Indiana Fever at Phoenix Mercury