Tampa Bay Rays' Willy Adames, left, celebrates his two-run home run in front Boston Red Sox catcher Blake Swihart during the fourth inning of a baseball game on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Scott Audette)
August 24, 2018 - 9:36 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Willy Adames homered, Michael Perez drove in four runs and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 10-3 Friday night for their sixth straight win. Perez had a two-run double in the second, and a two-run single in Tampa Bay's five-run third. His four RBIs matched his...
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Grounds crew workers roll water off the warning track during a delay during the fourth inning of a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and the Cleveland Indians on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo. The water was believed to come from a leak in a fountain in right field delaying the game for half an hour. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
August 24, 2018 - 9:28 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A game between the Kansas City Royals and Cleveland Indians was delayed 30 minutes Friday night after a pipe burst near Kauffman Stadium's iconic outfield fountains, causing flooding on the right field warning track. Water began leaking onto the field in the top of the...
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Brooks Koepka, left, shakes hands with Dustin Johnson after they completed the second round of the Northern Trust PGA golf tournament at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J., Friday, Aug. 24, 2018. (Chris Pedota/The Record via AP)
August 24, 2018 - 6:29 pm
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Brooks Koepka showed some muscle and unleashed a monstrous finish Friday to share the lead in The Northern Trust. Tiger Woods missed yet another putt and was relieved to still be playing. Koepka spent most of the second round trading birdies and bogeys, going nowhere. One swing...
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New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees throws a pass during a joint NFL football practice with the Los Angeles Chargers, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, in Costa Mesa, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
August 24, 2018 - 6:13 pm
After all of those years eschewing the Los Angeles area, the NFL now has two teams there. On Saturday, both will host preseason games on what many say is the only August weekend that even slightly matters. The Rams host the Texans in an afternoon game, and four hours later the Chargers entertain...
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Texas Rangers' Bartolo Colon, center, walks off the mound after being relieved by manager Jeff Banister, right, in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
August 24, 2018 - 5:38 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Texas Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon has been put on the 10-day disabled list because of a strained lower back. The 45-year-old Colon is 7-11 with a 5.45 ERA. The Rangers made the move before Friday night's game at San Francisco. Colon was scratched from a start last Sunday...
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Chicago Cubs' David Bote, right, is congratulated by teammates after hitting a winning solo home run during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
August 24, 2018 - 4:50 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie David Bote struck again, connecting in the 10th inning for another game-ending home run that sent the Chicago Cubs over the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 on Friday for their third straight victory. Bote got behind 0-2 before driving Raisel Iglesias' next pitch deep to left field with...
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FILE - This is a Jan. 30, 2015, file photo showing Bill Elliott at the NASCAR hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C. Hall of Famer Bill Elliott is getting behind the wheel again to drive in NASCAR's Xfinity series race at Road America. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond, File)
August 24, 2018 - 4:48 pm
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Out of retirement and preparing to get behind a steering wheel again, Bill Elliott was in a rush. The NASCAR Hall of Famer couldn't avoid this next appointment before his first race at Road America. "Hey, I've got to go to a rookie meeting ," the 62-year-old Elliott said...
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South Korea's Ji Hying Choi celebrates his two-run home run off Japan pitcher Yuya Ito during the second inning of a baseball game at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Tom E. Puskar)
August 24, 2018 - 3:20 pm
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The international bracket final Saturday at the Little League World Series will be a rematch of the two teams that have looked the best so far on that side the tournament — Kawaguchi, the representative of defending champion Japan, and Seoul, South Korea. The twist is...
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Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Kendrys Morales round the bases after hitting a solo home run against the Baltimore Orioles during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Toronto, Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
August 24, 2018 - 2:05 pm
As fantasy baseball nears its playoff stretch, some players are available that can help you push the power totals. It's also a good week to stream starters given some of the matchups. PLAYERS TO PICK UP KENDRYS MORALES, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays (24 percent owned in leagues) — The veteran...
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FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2018, file photo, track workers repair a section of fence after a wreck during an IndyCar auto race at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa. IndyCar driver Robert Wickens car sailed into the fence when he and Ryan Hunter-Reay made contact. Wickens had titanium rods and screws placed in his spine to stabilize a fracture associated with a spinal cord injury. He remains hospitalized in Pennsylvania. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
August 24, 2018 - 12:56 pm
MADISON, Ill. (AP) — The head of competition for IndyCar said Friday that Robert Wickens' car performed exactly as it was designed when it tore to pieces during a frightening wreck at Pocono, leaving the Canadian driver hospitalized with serious injuries to his spinal cord and extremities. Jay Frye...
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