PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Jean Segura hit a two-out RBI single within the backside of the 10th to raise the Philadelphia Phillies Three-2 over the Atlanta Braves of their first recreation of the season. After Nate Jones deliberately walked Did Gregorius, Segura hit a goalie down the third final analysis to attain Bryce Harper, who began the inning as an computerized runner at second base and superior to 3rd on a groundout. On the high of the inning, heart fielder Roman Quinn hit an ideal shot on the plate to take away Ozzie Albies, who was attempting to attain on a Marcell Ozuna fly ball.
BOSTON (AP) – Mike Matheson scored a spotlight aim after an extended profession, and the Pittsburgh Penguins ended an extended winless drought in Boston with a Four-1 win over the Bruins. Zach Aston-Reese, Jason Zucker and Jake Guentzel additionally scored for the Penguins, who received their fifth straight recreation and improved to 11-2-1 of their final 14. Casey DeSmith stopped 30 photographs as Pittsburgh received Boston for the primary time since a additional time victory on November 24, 2014, ending an Zero-Eight-2 streak since then. The Bruins have been 12-Zero-1 of their final 13 TD Backyard video games towards the Penguins. Brad Marchand scored his fourteenth aim and rookie goalkeeper Dan Vladar stopped 19 photographs within the third profession begin for Boston, which had accrued not less than one level in 5 of its earlier six video games (Four-1-1).
CLEVELAND (AP) – Shake Milton scored 27 factors, Dwight Howard had 18 factors and 15 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers completed a six-game highway journey with out injured star Joel Embiid by beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 114-94. The Sixers went Four-2 on their journey as they look ahead to Embiid to get well from a knee harm. Seth Curry hit 5 3s and scored 19 factors, and Milton’s scoring off the bench helped make up for a foul night time for Ben Simmons, who had 13 rebounds. Collin Sexton scored 24 factors to guide Cleveland. Cavs star ahead Kevin Love scored 13 factors in simply his fifth recreation this season. He has been held again by a calf pressure since December.
CHICAGO (AP) – Ke’Bryan Hayes hit a two-run homer and the Pittsburgh relievers dominated a two-hit recreation, serving to the Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 5-Three on a chilly opening day. The temperature throughout the recreation at Wrigley Subject was 36 levels, and the flags on the iconic stadium fluttered within the breeze for a lot of the sunny afternoon. A crowd of 10,343 donned winter jackets, hoodies and hats for followers’ return to Wrigley after they stayed away final summer time because of the pandemic. Anthony Rizzo, Joc Pederson and Willson Contreras every hit a sacrifice fly for Chicago, however that was it for the reigning NL Central champs.
PITTSBURGH (AP) – In spite of everything, Tyson Alualu will nonetheless be with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The veteran defensive lineman has signed a two-year contract to stay in Pittsburgh. The 33-year-old had reportedly agreed to a deal that may reunite him with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Alualu performed for seven seasons after being chosen the 10th total decide within the 2010 draft. Alualu by no means signed the contract and finally determined to remain in Pittsburgh.