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Masahiro Tanaka gets no-decision after solid start; Yanks fall to Tribe

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 00:43
Michael Brantley homered leading off the eighth inning, and the Cleveland Indians headed into the All-Star break with a 5-2 win over the New York ...

Croatia left heartbroken yet proud after loss to France in World Cup final

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 20:42
The rain hid Croatia’s tears.After Luka Modric collected his Golden Ball award in a downpour, he shared an emotional embrace with Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, ...

France wins second World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 11:43
With Vladimir Putin watching from the stands, France won its second World Cup title in a match that was interrupted by an on-field protest during ...

Novak Djokovic beats Kevin Anderson to win fourth Wimbledon, first Slam in two years

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 10:14
Novak Djokovic was disconsolate and injured when he left Wimbledon a year ago, quitting during his quarterfinal because of a painful right elbow that would ...

Cardinals fire manager Mike Matheny with club near .500

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 06:04
The St. Louis Cardinals aren’t accustomed to stretches of mediocrity, and certainly not to reports of clubhouse unrest.The prospect of a third straight year without ...

Manny Pacquiao KOs Lucas Matthysse in seventh to reach 60 wins

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 06:01
Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao clinched his 60th victory Sunday with a seventh-round knockout of Argentinian Lucas Matthysse, his first stoppage in nine years.Pacquiao, 39, ...

Mitakeumi reaches midway point of Nagoya Basho with perfect record

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 05:53
Sekiwake Mitakeumi maintained his perfect record and the sole lead Sunday, the midway point of the 15-day Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament.Mitakeumi (8-0) defeated No. 2 ...

Xander Bogaerts lifts Red Sox with walk-off grand slam

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 02:04
Xander Bogaerts relaxed to the beat of his favorite walk-up song. Three pitches later, he was stunned by excitement rounding the bases.Bogaerts hit a game-ending ...

Torres hopes to put Tosu on map

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 02:02
Fernando Torres wants to put the small southwestern city of Tosu on the soccer map, the former Atletico Madrid and Liverpool striker said Sunday.Speaking at ...

Samoa cruises past Germany to punch ticket for 2019 RWC

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 00:32
Samoa qualified for the 2019 Rugby World Cup after beating Germany 42-28 for the second time in their two-leg playoff on Saturday.Samoa won the first ...

Novak Djokovic outlasts Rafael Nadal to reach Wimbledon final

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 23:38
From the way Novak Djokovic repeatedly smacked his racket against his shoe after one miss, to the shouts directed at himself and his coach after ...

Steady Angelique Kerber beats Serena Williams in Wimbledon final

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 23:07
Angelique Kerber was so steady, so patient, so accurate throughout the Wimbledon final. She never really gave Serena Williams much of a chance.Kerber won her ...

Belgium has best World Cup showing, beats England by 2-0 to secure third-place finish

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 10:05
Belgium beat England 2-0 in the World Cup third-place playoff on Saturday to secure its best-ever finish at a World Cup and send Gareth Southgate’s ...

PL ends scoreless tie in fifth, wraps up two-game NPB All-Star Series sweep

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 06:58
The Pacific League completed a two-game sweep of the NPB All-Star Series with a 5-1 win over the Central League on Saturday night.While both teams ...

Mitakeumi improves to 7-0, maintains lead

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 04:05
Sekiwake Mitakeumi stayed unbeaten Saturday to hold onto the sole lead at the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament.Fighting in his ninth-straight tournament among the three sanyaku ...

Groenewegen wins seventh Tour stage

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 02:58
Dutch rider Dylan Groenewegen beat favorites Fernando Gaviria and Peter Sagan in a sprint to win the longest stage of the Tour de France on ...

Vegas gives Marc-Andre Fleury a three-year extension

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 02:57
The Golden Knights agreed to terms Friday with three-time Stanley Cup champion goalie Marc-Andre Fleury on a three-year contract extension worth an average of $7 ...

Chelsea hires Maurizio Sarri as new manager

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 02:13
Chelsea hired Maurizio Sarri as its manager on a three-year contract on Saturday, bringing in a headstrong coach known for his expansive, attacking approach to ...

Veteran reliever Junichi Tazawa signs minor league deal with Angels

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 02:02
Junichi Tazawa has signed a minor league deal with the Los Angeles Angels, the American League club announced Friday.The 32-year-old right-hander, who was released by ...

Boston’s win streak ends at 10

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:48
The streak had to end some time.Rick Porcello just didn’t want it to be his fault. Justin Smoak homered and Kevin Pillar hit a two-run ...

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