(NEW YORK) — NBA First Round Playoffs: The Philadelphia 76ers bounced the Chicago Bulls, 79-78. (76ers win series, 4-2)
The Boston Celtics topped the Atlanta Hawks, 83-80. (Celtics win series, 4-2)
The Denver Nuggets upend the Los Angeles Lakers, 113-96. (Series is tied at three)
MLB: The New York Yankees (17-14) stung the Tampa Bay Rays (20-12), 5-3.
The Cleveland Indians (18-13) defeated the Boston Red Sox (12-19), 8-3.
The Toronto Blue Jays (18-14) flew past the Minnesota Twins (8-23), 6-2.
The Detroit Tigers (16-15) toppled the Oakland Athletics (16-16), 10-6.
The Washington Nationals (19-12) doubled up the Pittsburgh Pirates (14-17), 4-2.
The Baltimore Orioles (20-12) flew past the Texas Rangers (21-11) in Game One, 6-5.
The Orioles and Rangers spilt a doubleheader with Baltimore (20-12) taking Game One, 6-5, and the Rangers (21-12) winning Game Two, 7-3.
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Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN Newswire