Camargo’s walk-off homer in 9th leads Braves past Mets 7-6

ATLANTA (AP) — Johan Camargo homered with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning after the Atlanta Braves rallied from a pair of four-run deficits Tuesday night, stunning New York 7-6 and capping a miserable day for the injury-plagued Mets. Camargo’s liner off...

Guatemalan court halts removal of Swedish ambassador

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala’s highest court has halted the government’s request that Sweden remove its ambassador. The Constitutional Court ruled Tuesday that the administration of President Jimmy Morales must follow established international rules in...

Groups Seek More Protections For Prehistoric-looking Fish

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Conservation and environmental groups are seeking more federal protections for a rare fish that’s known to exist in only one area of Indiana within the entire Ohio River basin. The lake sturgeons found in Indiana’s East Fork of the White River are...

Kinsler, Valbuena, Maldonado homer and Angels top Tigers 9-2

DETROIT (AP) — Ian Kinsler has been working tirelessly in the batting cage, trying to turn around what has been his worst season offensively. For one game at least, it paid off. Kinsler hit a three-run homer in the second inning as part of a 3-for-3 performance to help the...

McCoughtry hits game-winning 3, Dream rally past Lynx

ATLANTA (AP) — Angel McCoughtry made a game-winning 3-pointer with 1.5 seconds left and the Atlanta Dream closed on a 13-4 run to beat the Minnesota Lynx 76-74 on Tuesday night. McCoughtry drove the lane, passed it to Tiffany Hayes and went to the corner for a wide open...

Soggy Alberto churns inland, spreading rain widely

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The soggy remnants of Alberto are spreading rain deeper into the nation’s midsection after downing trees, after triggering power outages and scattered flooding around the South. Forecasters say what’s left of the first named storm of the...

Gardner, Torres rally Yanks over Astros 6-5 in 10 innings

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner tied it with his second homer of the game, a one-out, two-run drive in the ninth inning, Gleyber Torres hit a winning single in the 10th and the New York Yankees rallied to beat the Houston Astros 6-5 Tuesday night. The Yankees won despite...

Brantley, Ramirez, Kipnis homer, Indians beat White Sox 7-3

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley largely lost his previous two seasons to injuries. Cleveland’s left fielder has returned and is one of the best hitters in baseball again. Brantley extended his hitting streak to 18 games by going 3 for 4, including a solo homer, and...

Mets lose another pitcher to injury when Matz leaves game

ATLANTA (AP) — The New York Mets have lost another starting pitcher to a finger injury. Steven Matz exited Tuesday night’s game against the Braves after just three innings with discomfort in the middle finger of his left hand — on the same day Noah Syndergaard...

Wacha, 3 home runs send Cardinals over Brewers 6-1

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Michael Wacha pitched two-hit ball for 6 2/3 innings and the St. Louis Cardinals, boosted by three home runs, beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 victory on Tuesday night. Harrison Bader, Matt Carpenter and Francisco Pena homered to help St. Louis top the NL...