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The Dodgers' Korean rookie sensation Hyun-Jin Ryu was tagged with four runs against the Boston Red Sox at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013 in Los Angeles.  (Credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Red Sox, Jon Lester Cool Off Red-Hot Dodgers, 4-2

Jon Lester pitched three-hit ball into the eighth inning, Jonny Gomes’ three-run homer capped a four-run first, and the Boston Red Sox beat Los Angeles 4-2 on Saturday, snapping the Dodgers’ four-game winning streak.


Orb dashes to the finish in the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 4, 2013. (Credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Orb Wins 139th Running Of Kentucky Derby

Orb rewarded last-minute bettors with a win at the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby, posting a time of 2:02.89 on a sloppy track at Churchill Downs.


Kyrie Irving #2 of the Cleveland Cavaliers battles for the loose ball with E'Twaun Moore #55 of the Boston Celtics. (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Survive Cavs’ Comeback 93-90

Paul Pierce scored 20 points, Ray Allen had 12 in the third quarter and the Boston Celtics avenged a disappointing loss to Cleveland two days ago by barely holding off the Cavaliers 93-90 on Tuesday night.