• Senators 3, Devils 2: Scott Gomez's pair of goals couldn't save the Devils, who went out of the NHL Playoffs with a whimper by losing the conference semifinals series in five games. New Jersey just couldn't light the lamp enough in this series, and Martin Brodeur wasn't the best netminder. That title belongs to Ray Emery, who made 27 saves Saturday despite being in a car accident the day before. Ask any Devils fan if this season is a disappointment, and he or she should say it is. Teams with the second-most points in the conference don't want to lose in the second round, no matter how hot an opponent is.

  • Yankees 8, Mariners 1: Chien-Ming Wang came within five outs of a perfect game, but he hung a changeup, gave up a home run and had to settle for eight innings of two-hit ball. At least he pitched past the fifth inning. Wang's pitching style is the most economical of the Yankees starers -- he doesn't find himself at 90 pitches in the fifth inning -- and he needs to pitch like this to save the weary Yankees bullpen. Jeff Weaver looked good for five innings but then reverted to the form that made Yankees fans hate him so much in the sixth, when he gave up five of his six runs.

  • Red Bulls 3, Real Salt Lake 3: By this game's 61st minute, the Red Bulls held a 2-0 lead. For a squad that hadn't given up a goal all season, that seemed like a sure win. Not so much. They even took a 3-1 lead into the 90th minute, but two late goals at the death forced them to settle for a draw.

  • Mets 6, Diamondbacks 2: With this start, Jorge Sosa told the Mets, "Yeah, I should have gotten the callup Monday." That's when the Mets turned to Chan Ho Park, who was on a better schedule in the minor leagues than Sosa. Shawn Green haunted one of his former teams by hitting a two-run homer and then knocking in a run during a four-run sixth inning.