An umpire throws the ball in during the round three AFL match
CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 13: (EDITORS NOTE: Multiple exposures were combined in camera to produce this image) An umpire throws the ball in during the round three AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the St Kilda Saints at StarTrack Oval on April 13, 2013 in Canberra, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
Milwaukee's Carlos Gomez ducks out of the way as teammate Ryan Braun (8) tries to soak him with water after their game against the San Francisco Giants. The Brewers won, 4-3.
Who's the best?
Team 24 Msg. Christopher Nelms of the HHC USASOC taps the Ranger sign as he competes in the water confidence test during the final day of the 30th U.S. Army Best Ranger Competition at Fort Benning.
As the sun sets
Padraig Harrington of Ireland hits a tee shot on the 17th hole during the second round of the 2013 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 12. Adam Scott won the Masters.
Air up there
Israelis watch an air show during Independence Day in Tel Aviv on Tuesday, April 16. Israel is celebrating its annual Independence Day, marking 65 years since the founding of the state in 1948.
A dog during the "Doo Dah" Parade and Tri-State Basset Hound Rescue 2013 BoardWaddle on April 13 in Ocean City, New Jersey.
Got the Blues
St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester (19) is knocked down by Vancouver Canucks left wing Tom Sestito during their game on April 16 in St. Louis. The Blues won, 2-1, in a shootout.
San Diego Padres left fielder Carlos Quentin (middle right) and Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke (middle left) tangle as Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis (17) and shortstop Justin Sellers (right) and Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso (left) join in the bench-clearing fight during the sixth inning April 11 after Quentin was hit by a pitch at Petco Park.
On Monday, April 15, a race official assists Bill Iffrig, 78, of Lake Stevens, Wash., as Iffrig lies on the ground after the first explosion, as police officers react to a second explosion at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Iffrig, of Lake Stevens, Wash., was running his third Boston Marathon and near the finish line when he was knocked down by one of two bomb blasts.
Participants cross the dunes of Merzouga during the last stage of the 28th Marathon des Sables on April 13, some 300 kms south of Ourzazate. The final leg of the race is a charity stage not timed and obligatory during which all participants and partners of the event are allowed to give contributions to UNICEF global organization that provides development assistance to children.
A cat scampers across the pitch during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Heracles Almelo and FC Groningen at the Polman stadium on April 13 in Almelo, The Netherlands.
Good luck, Dad!
England's Luke Donald with his daughter, Sophia, during the Par 3 Contest held the day before the start of the 77th Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10.
Linesman Mike Cvik picks up a catfish during a game between the Nashville Predators and the Detroit Red Wings at the Bridgestone Arena on April 14. The Red Wings won, 3-0.
A man poses during the FIBO 2013 fitness expo on April 14 in Cologne, Germany.
It's a toss up
An umpire throws the ball in during the round three AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the St Kilda Saints at StarTrack Oval on April 13 in Canberra, Australia. NOTE: Multiple exposures were combined in camera to produce this image
Marathon runners pass by a long row of North Korean soldiers as they cross a bridge in Pyongyang on April 14. North Korea hosted the 26th Mangyongdae Prize Marathon to mark the April 15 birthday of the late leader Kim Il Sung.
In this picture taken with an underwater camera, Camille Muffat competes in the 200-meter freestyle semifinal on April 13 during the French swimming championships in Rennes, western France.
Down and out
Teammates check on Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant as he lies on the ground after getting injured during a game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center on April 12.
Earning the green (jacket)
Australia's Adam Scott celebrates after making a birdie putt on the second playoff hole to win the Masters golf tournament on April 14 in Augusta, Ga.
Won Dong Ji (left) of Augsburg battles for the ball with Sebastian Rode of Frankfurt during the Bundesliga match between FC Augsburg and Eintracht Frankfurt at SGL Arena on April 14.
Ring the bell
Jeffrey Nash, 51, gives a demonstration after making his successful attempt at a Guiness World Record for hula hooping while on the rings at the beach in Santa Monica, California on April 10. Nash said he hula hoops on the rings to bring attention to his work with "The Awakening Process," developing human potential, especially for those over age 50. Officially sanctioned witnesses were on hand to document and record the event where Nash traveled 272 feet on the rings while hula hooping, setting what is so far an unofficial new world record.
Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18 Interstate Batteries Toyota, celebrates by shooting revolvers in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on April 13.
David Wright of the New York Mets reacts as snow falls during batting practice before the game against the Minnesota Twins on April 12 at Target Field in Minneapolis.
Off the wall
Tampa Bay Rays left fielder Matt Joyce can't get to a double off the wall by Boston Red Sox's Stephen Drew during the fifth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston Monday, April 15.