Aaron Hicks hit 2 Home Runs to help the Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 and complete a 3 game sweep. The Yanks have won 4 in a row.
The Mets beat the Marlins 9-8 in 16 innings Thursday night for their 5th straight win. Travis d'Arnaud's Home Run won it for the Mets.
The Red Sox edged the Pirates 4-3 at Fenway Park. It was the makeup game of an earlier rainout.
NHL Playoffs Game 1 Best of 7
Washington Capitals 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 2(ot)
The NBA Playoffs begin on Saturday. The Boston Celtics will start on Sunday against the Chicago Bulls.
The Hartford Yard Goats officially opened their new Ballpark Thursday night, Dunkin Donuts Park, in Hartford.
The Yard Goats, however, lost their Home Opener to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats 7-2.
The 2 teams play Friday night at 7:05pm in Hartford.