Record setting events

Texas Rangers' Jonathan Lucroy stands on the mound after manager Jeff Banister, center, took the ball from starting pitcher Yu Darvish of Japan in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
July 27, 2017 - 12:21 am
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Marlins leadoff hitter Dee Gordon homered on the first pitch thrown by Yu Darvish, and things got no better for the Texas Rangers as Miami set a franchise record for runs in a 22-10 victory Wednesday night. Christian Yelich hit a solo homer in the first for the Marlins, and...
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Texas Rangers' Jonathan Lucroy stands on the mound after manager Jeff Banister, center, took the ball from starting pitcher Yu Darvish of Japan in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
July 27, 2017 - 12:18 am
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Marlins leadoff hitter Dee Gordon homered on the first pitch thrown by Yu Darvish, and things got no better for the Texas Rangers as Miami set a franchise record for runs in a 22-10 victory Wednesday night. Christian Yelich hit a solo homer in the first for the Marlins, and...
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July 26, 2017 - 1:48 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The United States broke a pair of world records while winning the 4x100 mixed medley relay at the world championships on Wednesday. Matt Grevers, Lilly King, Caeleb Dressel and Simone Manuel won gold in the evening final with a time of 3 minutes, 38.56 seconds. That easily...
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Italy's gold medal winner Federica Pellegrini is congratulated by United States' silver medal winner Katie Ledecky, left, after the women's 200-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
July 26, 2017 - 1:18 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky surged to the wall. Someone else was already there. For the first time ever at the world championships, Ledecky knows what it's like to lose. Bidding to become only the second female swimmer to win six golds at a single worlds, Ledecky settled for silver in...
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July 26, 2017 - 8:46 am
TENNIS-DJOKOVIC-SEASON OVER Novak Djokovic to sit out rest of 2017, including US Open UNDATED (AP) — Novak Djokovic (NOH'-vak JOH'-kuh-vich) is going to miss the rest of this season because of an injured right elbow. That means Djokovic will pull out of the U.S. Open and end his streak of...
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July 26, 2017 - 6:55 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Brewers crush punchless Nats UNDATED (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers continue to own sole possession of first place in the National League Central after clobbering a fellow division leader. Zach Davies pitched into the eighth inning and provided some of the Brewers' offense in an 8-0...
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July 26, 2017 - 6:32 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The United States set a world record in the preliminaries of the 4x100 mixed medley relay at the world championships on Wednesday. The team of Ryan Murphy, Kevin Cordes, Kelsi Worrell and Mallory Comerford produced a time of 3 minutes, 40.28 seconds, breaking the mark of 3:...
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July 26, 2017 - 6:14 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The United States set a world record in the preliminaries of the 4x100 mixed medley relay at the world championships on Wednesday. The team of Ryan Murphy, Kevin Cordes, Kelsi Worrell and Mallory Comerford produced a time of 3 minutes, 40.28 seconds, breaking the mark of 3:...
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Britain's Adam Peaty celebrates after setting a new world record in a men's 50-meter breaststroke heat during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 25, 2017 - 5:35 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — He's done it again. Britain's Adam Peaty set a world record of 26.10 seconds in the preliminaries of the men's 50-meter breaststroke at the world championships on Tuesday. Peaty, who won gold in the 100 breaststroke on Monday, shaved 0.32 of a second off the record he had...
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Britain's Adam Peaty celebrates after setting a new world record in a men's 50-meter breaststroke heat during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 25, 2017 - 4:38 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Britain's Adam Peaty set a world record of 26.10 seconds in the preliminaries of the men's 50-meter breaststroke at the world championships on Tuesday. The 22-year-old Peaty, who won gold in the 100 breaststroke on Monday, shaved 0.32 of a second off the record he had...
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