Saturday, June 25, 2016
Professional Sports
Kayla McBride scores 28 points, Stars beat Dream 73-69

Kayla McBride scored 11 of her 28 points in the fourth quarter, including nine straight in the final 4:13, to lead the San Antonio Stars to a 73-69 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Saturday night.

McBride hit a 3-pointer to break a 63-all tie with 4:13 left, made a pair of free throws at the 1:21 mark for a 70-67 lead and made two more from the line with 19.9 seconds remaining to make it 72-69.

McCutchen hits 2 HRs as Pirates beat Dodgers 6-1

Andrew McCutchen homered twice, Jeff Locke took a perfect game into the sixth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 Saturday night.

McCutchen had a solo shot in the fourth inning for the game's first hit and then a three-run shot to start a five-run sixth that increased the Pirates' lead to 6-0.

MLS Capsules

Frank Lampard scored a disputed goal late in the first half, Ronald Matarrita added an insurance tally in the 87th minute and New York City FC beat the Seattle Sounders 2-0 on Saturday.

In the 38th minute, a corner kick by New York's Andrea Pirlo was cleared away from the net, but not out of the penalty area. NYC defender R.J. Allen lofted it back toward the 6-yard box. Lampard, standing a yard inside of it and, with Seattle's Tyrone Mears tight on him, chested it hard to the ground. Goalkeeper Stefan Frei swiped at it with his left hand, but could not keep it out of the net.

With 1-0 loss to Colombia, US finishes 4th in Copa America

Carlos Bacca beat goalkeeper Tim Howard by sliding to poke in a headed cross in the 31st minute, and the United States finished fourth in the Copa America with a 1-0 defeat against Colombia on Saturday night.

After losing to Argentina 4-0 in the semifinals, the 31st-ranked U.S. was beaten by No. 3 Colombia for the second time in the 16-nation tournament.

It's not about Dalbec's bat for Wildcats; it's about his arm

Bobby Dalbec's future in the Boston Red Sox organization probably is at third base. For the Arizona Wildcats, his greatest value during their run in the College World Series has been as a pitcher.

The junior from Parker, Colorado, has found TD Ameritrade Park to his liking. He has allowed two runs in 15 innings and struck out a CWS-best 18.

Kaka's late PK lifts Orlando City over Toronto FC 3-2

Kaka scored on a penalty kick in the 10th minute of stoppage time to give Orlando City a 3-2 victory over Toronto FC on Saturday night.

Julio Baptista drew the foul, going to the turf after battling with Toronto's Drew Moor for a diagonal cross into the middle of the area.

Dom Dwyer scores twice, Sporting KC ties Impact 2-2

Dom Dwyer scored twice to help Sporting Kansas City rally for a 2-2 tie with Montreal Impact on Saturday night.

Lucas Ontivero and Ignacio Piatti scored for Montreal.

Late goal gives Columbus Crew 1-1 draw with Red Bulls

Ola Kamara scored late in stoppage time to give the Columbus Crew a 1-1 draw with the New York Red Bulls on Saturday night.

Kamara got behind the defense on an inside run and was able to slide and redirect a cross from Waylon Francis for his fifth goal.

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