Record setting events

July 25, 2017 - 3:46 am
MLB-ROYALS-TIGERS Perez, Moustakas homer in 12th, Royals beat Tigers 5-3. DETROIT (AP) — Salvador Perez and Mike Moustakas hit consecutive homers in the 12th inning, and the Kansas City Royals won their sixth straight game, 5-3 over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night. Hours after the Royals helped...
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July 25, 2017 - 12:51 am
MLB-ROYALS-TIGERS Perez, Moustakas homer in 12th, Royals beat Tigers 5-3. DETROIT (AP) — Salvador Perez and Mike Moustakas hit consecutive homers in the 12th inning, and the Kansas City Royals won their sixth straight game, 5-3 over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night. Hours after the Royals helped...
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July 24, 2017 - 10:51 pm
MLB-ORIOLES-RAYS Gausman, Orioles hand Rays season-worst 5th loss in row ST. PETERBURG, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Gausman pitched six strong innings, Adam Jones homered and the Baltimore Orioles sent the Tampa Bay Rays to their season-worst fifth straight loss, 5-0 Monday night. The Rays began the day tied...
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July 24, 2017 - 8:35 pm
NBA-CAVALIERS Source says free agent Rose to sign with Cavaliers CLEVELAND (AP) — Roster shakeups in professional sports normally are associated with teams that have lost their way and are trying to reboot. But the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA, who have dominated the league's Eastern Conference...
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Katinka Hosszu of Hungary celebrates after winning the women's 200m individual medley final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in the Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, July 24, 2017. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)
July 24, 2017 - 4:06 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — With Katie Ledecky getting the night off, Hungary's Iron Lady seized the moment Monday at the world championships. Katinka Hosszu lived up to her country's enormous expectations with an electrifying victory in the 200-meter individual medley, spurred on by a flag-waving,...
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Katinka Hosszu of Hungary reacts after winning the women's 200m individual medley final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in the Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, July 24, 2017. (Tibor Illyes/MTI via AP)
July 24, 2017 - 2:00 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — With Katie Ledecky getting the night off, Hungary's Iron Lady seized the moment Monday at the world championships. Katinka Hosszu lived up to her country's enormous expectations with an electrifying victory in the 200-meter individual medley, spurred on by a flag-waving,...
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Sweden's gold medal winner Sarah Sjostrom, front, Australia's Emma McKeon and Japan's Runa Imai, top, compete in the women's 100-meter butterfly final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, July 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 24, 2017 - 12:14 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — With Katie Ledecky taking the night off, Adam Peaty and Sarah Sjostrom shared the spotlight Monday at the world championships. Peaty romped to victory in the 100-meter breaststroke, while Sjostrom just missed breaking her own world record in the 100 butterfly. Now sporting...
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Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, left, is greeted by Norichika Aoki, right, and Jake Marisnick after hitting a three run home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the third inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 23, 2017, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)
July 23, 2017 - 5:18 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Zach Britton set an American League record by converting his 55th consecutive save opportunity, blanking the Houston Astros in the ninth inning the seal the Baltimore Orioles' 9-7 victory on Sunday. Britton struck out the first two batters and issued a walk before pinch-hitter...
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United States' Mallory Comerford, Kelsi Worrell, Katie Ledecky, and Simone Manuel, from left, attend the ceremony after winning the gold medal in the women's 4x100-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 23, 2017.(AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 23, 2017 - 2:54 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky is off to a golden start at the world championships. Make it a double. The 20-year-old American star began an audacious week by winning a pair of gold medals Sunday on the opening night of swimming along the Danube River. She cruised to a dominating victory in...
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July 23, 2017 - 9:39 am
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA July 24 1908 — John Hayes wins the Olympic marathon in a record of 2 hours, 55 minutes, 18.4 seconds. Italian Dorando Pietri is the first athlete to enter the stadium, but collapses several times before being disqualified when officials help him across the line. 1931 —...
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