Major League Baseball roundup

Saturday's Baseball Capsules

Tanaka, Yanks roll past Rays

Tanaka allows 2 hits over 7 innings, Young hits grand slam and Yankees rout Rays 9-0

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Bishop makes 23 saves, Johnson scores twice to lift Lightning over Red Wings 5-1 in Game 2

Djokovic beats Nadal in Monte Carlo semis

Djokovic beats Nadal in straight sets to set up Monte Carlo Masters final with Berdych

Mets get gem from deGrom, beat Marlins for seventh straight win

Mets get 7 scoreless innings from Jacob deGrom, hold off Marlins 5-4 for 7th straight victory


Dr. I needs some clarification about the 'Patriot Way'

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A 1-0 game between rivals, what's better than that?

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NHL Playoff Capsules

Ovechkin, Backstrom lead Caps past Isles 4-3 in Game 2

With backup goalie, Ovechkin and Backstrom lead Capitals past Islanders 4-3 to even series


Getting healthy a must for Sun

The Connecticut Sun remain a work in progress as they get closer to training camp for the 2015 season.

Sun select Duke's Williams with fourth overall pick

The Connecticut Sun drafted Duke post fourth overall in Thursday night's WNBA Draft and also acquired veteran point guard Jasmine Thomas in a trade with the Atlanta Dream.


Djokovic beats Nadal to reach Monte Carlo Masters final

Djokovic beats Nadal in straight sets to set up Monte Carlo Masters final with Berdych

Red Sox beat Orioles on Bogaerts' single in ninth

Bogaerts' single in 9th sends Red Sox over Orioles 3-2; Jimenez hits Sandoval, is ejected

Merritt's 61 trumps Masters champion Spieth's 62

Going lower: Merritt follows up Master champ Spieth's 62 with 61 to tie course record

Djokovic to face Nadal in Monte Carlo Masters semifinals

Djokovic drops 3 games to set-up semfinal with Nadal at Monte Carlo Masters


Auto Racing

10:30 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix from Sakhir.

1 p.m., Ch. 61 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Food City 500 from Bristol, Tenn.

3 p.m., NBCSN — Indy Lights Grand Prix of Long Beach (Calif.). (taped today)

4 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar Grand Prix of Long Beach (Calif.).


1 p.m., MyTV9, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays.

1 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Miami Marlins at New York Mets.

1:30 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Boston Red Sox.

8 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Cincinnati Reds at St. Louis Cardinals.


3 p.m., Ch. 8 — NBA playoffs: Boston Celtics at Cleveland Cavaliers.

5:30 p.m., YES, TNT, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA playoffs: Brooklyn Nets at Atlanta Hawks.

8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Portland Trail Blazers at Memphis Grizzlies.

10:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: San Antonio Spurs at Los Angeles Clippers.


6 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Shenzhen International from China. (taped today)

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: The Heritage from Hilton Head Island, S.C.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: The Heritage from Hilton Head Island, S.C.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Greater Gwinnett Championship from Duluth, Ga.


Noon, Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs:Washington Capitals at New York Islanders.

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: Nashville Predators at Chicago Blackhawks.

7 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Montreal Canadiens at Ottawa Senators.

10 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Vancouver Canucks at Calgary Flames.

Motorcycle Racing

12:30 p.m., FS1 — MotoGP World Championship Grand Prix of Argentina from Santiago del Estero.


8:25 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: West Ham at Manchester City.

8:30 a.m., FS1 — FA Cup: Aston Villa vs. Liverpool from London.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — MLS: New England Revolution at Philadelphia Union.

7 p.m., FS1, WFAN (660-AM) — MLS: Portland Timbers at New York City FC.


3 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Oregon at Stanford.


6 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Monte Carlo Masters from Monaco.