Evan Habeeb - USA TODAY Sports
July 06, 2019 - 6:10 pm
Max Scherzer sustained a dominant stretch with seven strong innings, Kurt Suzuki homered and the Washington Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 6-0 on Saturday. The NL pitcher of the month for June, Scherzer (9-5) allowed four hits and struck out 11 with one walk in his final start before heading...
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Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates after winning a point against Lucas Pouile of France in a Men's singles match during day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 06, 2019 - 12:59 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Roger Federer broke yet another Wimbledon record by reaching the fourth round for the 17th time. The eight-time Wimbledon champion beat Lucas Pouille 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (4) on Centre Court to eclipse Jimmy Connors' mark of 16...
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July 05, 2019 - 11:21 pm
Adalberto Mondesi hit a go-ahead single in the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals outlasted the Washington Nationals 7-4 on Friday night to snap a four-game losing streak. The Nationals, who had won four in a row and eight of their last nine, left 19 men on base — including the bases loaded in...
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Gary Roaman, USA Today
July 04, 2019 - 7:53 pm
Indians manager Terry Francona looked over at bench coach Brad Mills midway through Thursday's game against the Royals and said, 'Gosh, they're letting us just hang around." It wasn't long until Cleveland took advantage of it. Francisco Lindor drove in the go-ahead runs during a six-run seventh...
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July 03, 2019 - 10:45 pm
Mike Clevinger pitched six innings of four-hit ball, Carlos Santana and Roberto Perez went deep, and the Cleveland Indians rolled to a 4-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Clevinger (2-2) struck out nine without a walk in his second start since a balky back forced him into a...
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FILE - In this May 22, 2019 file photo Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) walks off the field after NFL football practice in Frisco, Texas. Elliott is vowing to avoid incidents similar to a recent one in Las Vegas that forced the star running back to meet with Commissioner Roger Goodell. Elliott tweeted Tuesday, July 2, 2019 after meeting with Goodell in New York that he had “worked hard to make better decisions” but “failed to do that” during a music festival in May at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth, file)
July 03, 2019 - 2:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott won't be suspended over an incident in Las Vegas that police said involved an altercation between the star running back of the Dallas Cowboys and a security guard. The league said Wednesday that Commissioner Roger Goodell determined Elliott didn't violate the league'...
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July 02, 2019 - 11:10 pm
Jake Bauers matched a career high with four hits while driving in three runs, the Cleveland bullpen bailed Trevor Bauer out of a late jam and the Indians held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 9-5 on Tuesday night. Pitching a day after the death of his former teammate and friend Tyler Skaggs, Bauer...
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FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2018, file photo, Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie reacts during the second half an NCAA college basketball game against Tulsa in Hartford, Conn. UConn will find out what penalties it faces for violations of NCAA rules in its basketball program under former coach Kevin Ollie. The NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions plans to release its report Tuesday, July 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
July 02, 2019 - 1:23 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — UConn's men's basketball program has been placed on probation for two years and former coach Kevin Ollie has been sanctioned individually for violations of NCAA rules during his tenure. The NCAA Committee on Infractions on Tuesday outlined numerous violations, most occurring...
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Mourners stand at a memorial to give their condolences for Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, July 1, 2019. Skaggs died at the age of 27, stunning Major League Baseball and leading to the postponement of the team's game against the Texas Rangers on Monday. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
July 02, 2019 - 1:48 am
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tyler Skaggs had persevered through injuries to become a valuable pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels. The left-hander had posted a photo of himself and teammates in cowboy hats for their weeklong trip to Texas, where he was set to start on the Fourth of July holiday. Skaggs...
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FILE - In this April 21, 2019, file photo, Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving (11) shoots over Indiana Pacers guard Darren Collison (2) during the first half of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Indianapolis. Just three seasons ago, the Brooklyn Nets were the worst team in the NBA. On Sunday, June 30, 2019, they were the story of the league. They agreed to deals with superstars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving as part of a sensational start to free agency, giving the longtime No. 2 team in New York top billing in the Big Apple. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
July 01, 2019 - 6:06 pm
The Latest on NBA free agency Monday (all times EDT): 7 p.m. Enes Kanter is coming back to the Eastern Conference, joining the Boston Celtics. Kanter's manager, Hank Fetic, wrote on Twitter that Kanter had agreed to two-year deal with the Celtics , with the second-year being a player option. The...
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