Norris Powers A's Over Twins In 11 Innings, 7-4

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_633ce02347.jpgTom Szczerbowski/Getty Images (MINNEAPOLIS) -- Athletics catcher Derek Norris hit a three-run home run in the 11th inning as Oakland (5-3) outlasted the Minnesota Twins (3-5), 7-4, in 11 innings on Wednesday afternoon. Norris’ homer came off of Twins reliever Jared Burton (0-1) with one out. Burton walked A’s first baseman Daric Barton, struck out outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, and allowed a single to designated hitter Alberto Callaspo.

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Hamilton Leads Reds Past Cardinals, 4-0

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_1ff83816bd.jpgSarah Glenn/Getty Images (ST. LOUIS) -- Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton scored twice and had two stolen bases as Cincinnati (3-6) shut down the St. Louis Cardinals (5-4), 4-0, on Wednesday afternoon. In his second start since coming off the 15-day disabled list, Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco smashed a two-run home run off of Cardinals starter Shelby Miller (0-2) in the fourth inning. It’s the fourth homer Miller has allowed this season.

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Derrick Gordon Becomes First Openly Gay D-I Player

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_6e28841d9a.jpgMitchell Layton/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- University of Massachusetts sophomore guard Derrick Gordon has become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball. Gordon broke the news Wednesday, but told his parents, coaches, and teammates at the beginning of the month. "UMass is proud to have Derrick Gordon as a member of our athletic family and to honor his courage and openness as a gay student-athlete," athletic director John McCutcheon said in a written statement.

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Adam Jones Not Happy About Fans Running onto Fields

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_f0f5b7a3a7.jpgRob Carr/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones is not happy with fans that decide it is okay to run out on the field during a baseball game. Jones saw two fans run out onto the field at Yankee Stadium during the Orioles 14-5 win on Tuesday and he said he let them know he felt as they were being taken away.

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Steve Nash Climbs Assists List

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-04_d0508151e6.jpgNBA via Los Angeles Lakers (LOS ANGELES) -- Lakers guard Steve Nash passed Mark Jackson on the all-time assists list during Tuesday night's 145-130 loss to the Rockets. Nash hit Jodie Meeks with a lead pass for his fifth assist of the night that passed Mark Jackson for No. 3 on the all-time list, giving him 10,335 for his career.

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