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Tampa Bay Rays' Wilson Ramos, right is greeted by Malex Smith after scoring on a double by Carlos Gomez off Minnesota Twins pitcher Jose Berrios in the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
July 14, 2018 - 7:55 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Cash didn't want to jinx the roll the Tampa Bay hitters were on, so he just stayed at his spot in the dugout and didn't say a word. The Rays' manager didn't need to say anything. The hitters had everything under control. Jake Bauers homered for the second straight game and...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola ducks under a line drive by Miami Marlins' Derek Dietrich during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Miami. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
July 14, 2018 - 7:47 pm
MIAMI (AP) — All-Star Aaron Nola gave up two runs in the first inning and the punchless Philadelphia Phillies never recovered, losing Saturday to the Miami Marlins 2-0. The NL East-leading Phillies have scored only 24 runs in their past nine games. Nola (12-3) needed 31 pitches to get through the...
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July 14, 2018 - 7:45 pm
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Nev. (AP) — San Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski held off a charge from three-time defending champion Mark Mulder to maintain a one-point lead after the second round of the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament at Lake Tahoe on Saturday. Mulder began the day nine...
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Brooke Henderson waves after sinking her putt on the ninth green during the third round of the LPGA Marathon Classic golf tournament at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio, Saturday, July 14, 2018. (Katie Rausch/The Blade via AP)
July 14, 2018 - 7:20 pm
SYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — Brooke Henderson didn't have her best stuff at the Marathon Classic, but she did enough to stay on top of the leaderboard. The 20-year-old Canadian made three bogeys in Saturday's third round after not dropping a shot a day earlier. A bogey on the par-3 14th dropped her into a...
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Kansas City Royals' Jorge Bonifacio, center, celebrates with Whit Merrifield, left, and Mike Moustakas after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
July 14, 2018 - 6:32 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Jorge Bonifacio served his suspension for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, and he just wants to move on. One swing at a time. Bonifacio hit a two-run drive for his first homer since rejoining Kansas City late last month, helping the Royals beat the Chicago...
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Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic, left, and Barbora Krejcíkova of the Czech Republic hold up their trophies after defeating Nicole Melichar of the US and Kveta Peschke of the Czech Republic in their women's doubles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday July 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 14, 2018 - 6:26 pm
LONDON (AP) — Breaking and creating records weren't the most special parts of winning the Wimbledon women's doubles title for Barbora Krejcikova. Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova, both 22 from the Czech Republic, won their second successive Grand Slam title with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 victory over Kveta...
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Scott McCarron lines up his putt on the fourth hole during the third round of the Constellation Senior Players Championship golf tournament at Exmoor Country Club in Highland Park, Ill., Saturday, July 14, 2018. (Joe Lewnard/Daily Herald via AP)
July 14, 2018 - 6:25 pm
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. (AP) — One big push down the stretch vaulted Scott McCarron to the top of a crowded leaderboard and put him in position to capture his second straight Constellation Senior Players Championship. If he does, he'll join Arnold Palmer and Bernhard Langer as the only back-to-back...
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Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, left, jokes with Alex Bregman after they were presented their All-Star jerseys before a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Thursday, July 12, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 14, 2018 - 6:25 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston third baseman Alex Bregman is a first time All-Star, will appear in his first Home Run Derby next week and has tried his hand at modeling to help promote a new art, fashion and music event during All-Star week called MLB Assembly. The Astros' rising star is embracing all...
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July 14, 2018 - 6:21 pm
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — Laura Davies had an inkling something special might happen on Saturday when she hit a series of perfect 7-irons on the practice range after a morning rain softened Chicago Golf Club. The British golfer then seized a commanding five-shot lead over American Juli Inkster after...
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Boston Red Sox's J.D. Martinez connects on a solo home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
July 14, 2018 - 6:08 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts relaxed to the beat of his favorite walk-up song. Three pitchers later, he was stunned by excitement rounding the bases. Bogaerts hit a game-ending grand slam with one out in 10th inning, and J.D. Martinez hit his major league-leading 29th homer to carry the Boston Red...
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