Dwayne Wade http://wamc.org en Four Score and Teixeira Grand Slams In Yanks 7-4 Victory http://wamc.org/post/four-score-and-teixeira-grand-slams-yanks-7-4-victory <p></p><p></p><p>In baseball news, checking the American League, Mark Teixeira hit a grand slam for his first homer of the season, Brett Gardner had a tiebreaking single in the sixth inning and the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland Indians 7-4 Monday night to spoil Nick Swisher's first game back in the Bronx. Andy Pettitte lasted only 4 2-3 innings in a wild return from the disabled list — his 500th career start. Elsewhere, it was Houston over the Angels 2-1 and Seattle doubled up the White Sox 4-2.</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 09:56:09 +0000 Jaired Crofut 66253 at http://wamc.org Four Score and Teixeira Grand Slams In Yanks 7-4 Victory WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update http://wamc.org/post/wamc-morning-edition-sports-update-62 <p>In baseball, Baltimore beat the Red Sox 8-5 last night. Manny Machado's three-run homer capped a five-run ninth inning for Baltimore. Boston couldn’t hold the lead on a night when their nearly 10-year and 820 game home sellout streak ended.</p><p>Elsewhere in the American League, the Yankees-Indians game in Cleveland was rained out. Toronto beat Detroit 8-6. Tampa Bay shut out Texas 2-0. Kansas City beat Minnesota 3-0. Oakland cruised ahead of the Angels 11-5 and Houston bested Seattle 8-3.</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 12:12:11 +0000 Jaired Crofut 61977 at http://wamc.org WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update http://wamc.org/post/wamc-morning-edition-sports-update-39 <p>In the NBA, Miami picked up their 19th straight win as Dwyane Wade scored 23 points in a wire-to-wire victory over Atlanta 98-81. LeBron James chipped in 15 points.</p><p>The winning streak ties the fifth-longest in NBA history.</p><p>Brook Lopez contributed 26 points and Brooklyn defeated New Orleans 108-98. Deron Williams had 21 points and 13 assists as the Nets won for the fourth time in five games.</p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 12:16:44 +0000 Jaired Crofut 59736 at http://wamc.org WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update