Padres Pitcher Josh Johnson Will Visit Dr. James Andrews

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_6ed99ff55f.jpgBrian D. Kersey/Getty Images (SAN DIEGO) -- San Diego Padres starting pitcher Josh Johnson will have his right elbow evaluated by orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews next week. Johnson, 30, signed a one-year, $8 million deal with the Padres in November. but has been on the disabled list since March 21 with a right forearm strain.


Rangers Score Three in the Third to Take 1-0 Series Lead Over Flyers

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_2ba4ce45b2.jpgBruce Bennett/Getty Images (NEW YORK) --  Brad Richards, Derek Stepan and Carl Hagelin all scored in the third period to lift the New York Rangers past the Philadelphia Flyers, 4-1, in Game 1 of their best-of-seven first-round playoff series Thursday night.


Red Sox Down Chicago in 14 Innings

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_04f45dd2ac.jpgJim McIsaac/Getty Images (CHICAGO, Ill.) -- Jackie Bradley, Jr. hit a double down the right field line to score two runs and give the Boston Red Sox a 6-4 lead in the top of the 14th inning against the White Sox on Wednesday night. Chicago ran out of pitchers in the game and was forced to send infielder Leury Garcia to the hill in the 14th.


Scoreboard Roundup - 4/16/14

6-19-13 SBR A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1397678749941Hemera/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs – First Round: Montreal Canadiens 5 – Tampa Bay Lightning 4 OT (Montreal leads series, 1-0)

Pittsburgh Penguins 4 – Columbus Blue Jackets (Pittsburgh leads series, 1-0)

Anaheim Ducks 4 - Dallas Stars 3 (Anaheim leads series, 1-0)


N.Y. Jets Sign RB Chris Johnson

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_a93d0ef85d.jpgAndy Lyons/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Free agent running back Chris Johnson agreed to a contract with the New York Jets on Wednesday. The two-year deal is worth up to $9 million, according to ESPN. Johnson was originally selected out of East Carolina with the 24th overall pick in the 2008 NFL draft by the Titans.