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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

Dodgers' Urìas to serve 20-game domestic violenc…

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urìas has accepted a 20-game suspension by MLB for a domestic violence incident and is expected to return in September

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

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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."

Report: NBA To Implement New Mental Health…

The NBA could announce new team requirements at a league mental health conference in September, according to The Athletic.

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.

Barty upset in Cincy semifinals, misses top spot…

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

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

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

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

Denny Hamlin passes inspection, retains pole at…

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

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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

Italian cycling great Felice Gimondi dies at age…

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

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

Colin Kaepernick's GF on Jay-Z's NFL Deal…

Jay-Z's Roc Nation announced a huge deal this week with the NFL, a "long-term partnership" in which the rapper's company will be taking on the role of "official live music entertainment strategists," offering advice on Super Bowl performances and working on "the production and promotion of new music as well...

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

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

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

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

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

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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

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

Naomi Osaka's knee injury lends uncertainty to US…

Naomi Osaka began retired from her quarterfinal match at the Western & Southern Open, unsure what's going on in the knee. The defending U.S. Open champion is worried about her chances of making another deep run in New York