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Boone, Gardner, Yanks hammer umps in 6-5 win over…

Manager Aaron Boone, Brett Gardner and the New York Yankees again hammered away at the umpires, this time in prolonged rants that brought several members of the team spilling onto the field, while beating the Cleveland Indians 6-5

High bacteria level cancels water portion of Tokyo triathlon

High levels of bacteria have canceled the swimming portion of a triathlon test event for the Tokyo Paralympics. It's the second setback at the triathlon for organizers of next year's Olympic and Paralympics

Louisville parts ways with men's coach Ecarma after 29 years

Louisville to part ways longtime men's coach Rex Ecarma after 29 years following independent investigation

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Ends Talks With U.S…

A spokeswoman for the players says the USSF and its president "fully intend to continue to compensate women players less than men."

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VAR denies Man City again in latest wild match…

The video assistant referee denied Manchester City another crucial late goal in its latest wild match against Tottenham as the English Premier League champion dropped points for the first time in its title defense

Can Tokyo's efficient rail system handle Olympic strain?

Tokyo's famous and efficient rail system is likely to be stressed during next year's Olympics.

Nick Kyrgios fined more than $100,000 for vulgar…

Nick Kyrgios fined $113,000 by ATP for expletive-filled outbursts in Cincinnati

Barty upset in Cincy semifinals, misses top spot…

Barty upset by Kuznetsova in Cincinnati semifinals, misses chance to return to No. 1

Tokyo's summer heat forces triathlon test to be…

Tokyo's summer heat has forced an Olympic women's triathlon qualifying event to be shortened because of high temperatures that are likely to impact next year's games

Kokkinakis in US Open via wild card; Bellis out with injury

Thanasi Kokkinakis will play at the U.S. Open after being granted a wild card by Tennis Australia

Giants may not have to worry about Eli getting…

Daniel Jones' play suggests Giants don't have to worry as much about Eli Manning getting hurt

PHOTOS: Making most of small spaces in Tokyo's Golden Gai

PHOTOS: Making most of small spaces in Tokyo _ nearly 280 bars in the Golden Gai

Take 2: 15-year-old Coco Gauff gets US Open…

Coco Gauff receives wild-card entry for US Open's main draw; 15-year-old from Florida made magical run to 4th round at Wimbledon last month

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Denny Hamlin passes inspection, retains pole at…

Denny Hamlin passed pre-race inspection; car will start on the pole at Bristol Motor Speedway

US men's volleyball team secures bid to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The U.S. men's volleyball team secured a bid to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, beating the Dutch host 25-18, 25-20, 17-25, 25-21 to go unbeaten in the round-robin Tokyo Volleyball Qualification Tournament

2009 champ del Potro out of US Open because of right knee

Former U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro has withdrawn from the year's last Grand Slam tournament because he is still recovering from surgery on his right knee

Italian cycling great Felice Gimondi dies at age…

Felice Gimondi, one of only seven cyclists to have won all three Grand Tours, has died

Murray loses in first round at Cincinnati in…

Andy Murray looked fit but rusty in his first singles match since the Australian Open in January

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston…

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston hits a skid, Harper's homers, Mad Max on the mound, Tatis likely done for season

Teenager Andreescu hailed for play, poise ahead of US Open

Current and former players are praising teenager Bianca Andreescu of Canada _ not only for winning her third title of the year and first on home soil, but for the gracious way she handled a surprise retirement by Serena Williams

Walton's World: Big Bill brings unique musings to…

Basketball Hall of Famer Bill Walton brought his unique commentary and musings to the baseball booth Friday night

2004 champ Kuznetsova into US Open when Cibulkova withdraws

2-time major champion Svetlanta Kuznetosva gains main draw at US Open; Cibulkova out with injury

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A's edge Astros 3-2 in 13 to inch closer in…

Robbie Grossman singled home the winning run with two outs in the 13th inning to give the Oakland Athletics a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros

He's back: Andy Murray returns to singles with healing hip

Andy Murray's surgically repaired hip is free of pain and he's moving much better on the court, prompting him to return to singles play a few months after he contemplated retirement

USA tops Spain in pre-World Cup exhibition, 90-81

Much got made earlier this week after USA Basketball's national team was soundly beaten by a bunch of G League guys during a scrimmage in practice