Your Top Plays for Today
The Associated Press
Apr. 15, 2014
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
--JASO'S PINCH-HIT HOMER OFF FRIERI IN 9TH LIFTS A'S OVER ANGELS 3-2
Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels
--WITHOUT LEBRON AND BOSH, HEAT LOSE 114-93 TO WIZARDS, GIVING EAST'S TOP SEED TO PACERS
The Washington Wizards downed an undermanned Miami Heat 114-93 to hand the Indiana Pacers the top seed in the NBA Eastern Conference.
--MICHAEL PHELPS COMING OUT OF RETIREMENT; OLYMPIC GREAT TO SWIM IN 1ST MEET SINCE 2012 GAMES
Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
--ADURIZ SCORES 2 AS ATHLETIC BILBAO BEATS MALAGA 3-0 TO STAY 4TH IN SPAIN
Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz scored goals at the start of each half to help the Basque club beat Malaga 3-0 on Monday, strengthening its hold on Spain's final Champions League berth.
--GENE HAAS LOOKS TO FIELD AMERICAN-BASED FORMULA 1 RACING TEAM IN EITHER 2015 OR 2016
NASCAR team owner Gene Haas is out to prove that an American-based team can succeed in the Formula One racing series. "I think we can beat the Europeans at their own game," Haas said at a news conference.