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Cincinnati held its traditional Opening Day parade before the Reds squared off against the Cubs. (AP)
Baseball's back with a flourish on Opening Day
Flags were unfurled, lineups introduced and first pitches thrown across America as baseball's Opening Day got another season underway. Among the highlights: Ben Sheets twirled a gem, Alex Rodriguez came through after drawing boos, Adam Dunn unleashed two home runs and Hanley Ramirez's four hits set the Marlins' table.   Full story >
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• Hernandez fans 12:  400K
• White's diving catch:  400K
• Sheet's two-hitter:  400K
• Dunn's two homers:  400K
• Matthews shines in center:  400K
• Pena's two triples:  400K
• Carpenter tosses first pitch of '07 season:  400K
• Glavine's Opening Night gem:  400K
Opening Day photo galleries:  
Sunday, April 1
Team Team METS 6, CARDINALS 1   |  Wrap
WP: Tom Glavine   LP: Chris Carpenter
Glavine fantastic for Mets | Carpenter, Cards stifled

Monday, April 2
Team Team BRAVES 5, PHILLIES 3 (10 innings)   |  Wrap
WP: Bob Wickman   LP: Ryan Madson   SV: Chad Paronto
Renteria powers Braves | Phils watch one get away

Team Team MARLINS 9, NATIONALS, 2   |  Wrap
WP: Dontrelle Willis   LP: John Patterson  
Willis gets plenty of support | Patterson struggles for Nats

Team Team BREWERS 7, DODGERS 1  Wrap
WP: Ben Sheets   LP: Derek Lowe  
Sheets tosses a gem | Dodgers' offense limited

Team Team REDS 5, CUBS 1   |  Wrap
WP: Aaron Harang   LP: Carlos Zambrano  
Dunn launches two homers | Control eludes Zambrano

Team Team D-BACKS 8, ROCKIES 6   |  Wrap
WP: Juan Cruz   LP: LaTroy Hawkins   SV: Jose Valverde
Byrnes leads late rally | Bullpen falters for Rockies

Team Team PIRATES 4, ASTROS 2   |  Wrap
WP: Matt Capps   LP: Chad Qualls   SV: Salomon Torres
Bay's blast lifts Bucs | Bullpen costs Astros in loss

Tuesday, April 3
Team Team PADRES 7, GIANTS 0   |  Wrap
WP: Jake Peavy   LP: Barry Zito
All goes right for Padres | Zito gets no support

Monday, April 2
Team Team YANKEES 9, DEVIL RAYS 5   |  Wrap
WP: Luis Vizcaino   LP: Brian Stokes
Giambi leads Yanks' comeback | Bullpen lets Kazmir down

Team Team BLUE JAYS 5, TIGERS (10 innings)   |  Wrap
WP: Jason Frasor   LP: Fernando Rodney
Glaus comes through in 10th | Rodney runs into trouble

Team Team INDIANS 12, WHITE SOX 5   |  Wrap
WP: C.C. Sabathia   LP: Jose Contreras
Indians load up early | Contreras hit hard on rough day

Team Team ROYALS 7, RED SOX 1   |  Wrap
WP: Gil Meche   LP: Curt Schilling
Meche makes most of KC debut | Schilling unable to adjust

Team Team MARINERS 4, ATHLETICS 0   |  Wrap
WP: Felix Hernandez   LP: Dan Haren
Felix fans 12 | A's open with O on offense

Team Team TWINS 7, ORIOLES 4   |  Wrap
WP: Johan Santana   LP: Erik Bedard
Twins bats spring to life | Bedard's woes sink O's

Team Team ANGELS 4, RANGERS 1   |  Wrap
WR: John Lackey LP: Kevin Millwood SV: F. Rodriguez
Lackey lifts Angels | Kinsler homers, but Rangers fall short