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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Bucks center Pau Gasol will miss the rest of the NBA playoffs after surgery to repair a stress fracture in his left foot. The Bucks say the surgery done yesterday was successful and Gasol is expected to make a full recovery. The 38-year-old Spaniard was signed by the Bucks on March 3 after he reached a buyout agreement with the San Antonio Spurs. Gasol is a two-time NBA champion and six-time All-Star.
BOSTON(AP) _ The Seattle Mariners have placed infielder Dylan Moore on the 10-day injured list with a right wrist bruise and called up infield prospects J.P. Crawford and Shed Long from Triple-A Tacoma. The moves were announced in advance of the Mariners opening a three-game series with the Red Sox. Crawford is in the starting lineup at shortstop. In addition, right-hander Chasen Bradford was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ The Tampa Bay Rays have reinstated outfielder Austin Meadows from the 10-day injured list for the start of a three-game series against the New York Yankees. The Rays also placed catcher Mike Zunino on the 10-day IL with a left quadriceps strain that happened in the eighth inning of Wednesday's 3-2, 13-inning loss to Arizona. AL East-leading Tampa Bay begin today with a 23-13 record and a 1 ½-game advantage over the Yankees.
DALLAS (AP) _ Sung Kang matched the Trinity Forest course record with a 10-under 61 on an unseasonably cool day Friday in the second round at the Byron Nelson. Kang was 16 under after his round that included six birdies in a row. The 31-year-old South Korean, who lives in North Texas, led by four strokes at the end of the morning wave of players. His playing partner Matt Every was 12 under after his second consecutive round of 65.
TORONTO (AP) _ Family, friends and many of hockey's most luminous names are bidding farewell to Red Kelly at the NHL great's funeral. The eight-time Stanley Cup champion played 20 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs. He died at 91 exactly 52 years after Toronto won its last title. Among the honorary pallbearers were Frank Mahovlich, Darryl Sittler and Lanny McDonald.
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