Padres fire manager Andy Green during season-ending skid

Padres fire manager Andy Green during season-ending skid

Padres fire Andy Green in the midst of a season-closing collapse.

Taylor helps No. 13 Wisconsin trounce No. 11 Michigan 35-14

Taylor helps No. 13 Wisconsin trounce No. 11 Michigan 35-14

Taylor, Coan deliver big performances as No. 13 Wisconsin trounces No. 11 Michigan 35-14.

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Separating contenders and pretenders

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Separating contenders and pretenders

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Separating contenders (Wisconsin, Auburn) and pretenders (Michigan, UCF).

Trick play helps Pitt upset No. 15 UCF 35-34

Trick play helps Pitt upset No. 15 UCF 35-34

Pitt stuns No. 15 UCF 35-34 with fourth-down TD pass in final minute to snap Knights' 25-game regular-season win streak.

Herta continues to overshadow IndyCar championship race

Herta continues to overshadow IndyCar championship race

Colton Herta's masterful debut weekend at Laguna Seca Raceway continued with a pole-winning run for the IndyCar season finale.

School-record 6 TDs for Burrow, No. 4 LSU routs Vandy 66-38

School-record 6 TDs for Burrow, No. 4 LSU routs Vandy 66-38

Joe Burrow throws for school-record 6 TDs in No. 4 LSU's 66-38 romp over Vanderbilt.

Truex wins again; Gibbs gets 1-2-3-4 finish at Richmond

Truex wins again; Gibbs gets 1-2-3-4 finish at Richmond

Brad Keselowski is hoping he can make history repeat itself at Richmond Raceway.

AP source: Yanks' Germán checked for alleged home incident

AP source: Yanks' Germán checked for alleged home incident

A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that New York Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán is being investigated for an alleged domestic violence incident involving his girlfriend at home this week.

Braves clinch 2nd straight NL East title, eliminate Giants

Braves clinch 2nd straight NL East title, eliminate Giants

The Atlanta Braves clinched their second straight NL East title when Ronald Acuña Jr. hit his 41st homer in a 6-0 win over San Francisco that eliminated the Giants from postseason contention in Bruce Bochy's last year as San Francisco manager.

Iowa to re-examine band member claims of abuse by rival fans

Iowa to re-examine band member claims of abuse by rival fans

The University of Iowa has reopened an inquiry into allegations that members of its marching band were targets of abuse during last weekend's game at Iowa State University.

Backup QB Matt Fink leads USC past No. 10 Utah, 30-23

Backup QB Matt Fink leads USC past No. 10 Utah, 30-23

Matt Fink took over on the third play of the game and passed for 351 yards in Southern California's 30-23 victory over No. 10 Utah.

Federer wins with a little help from friends Nadal and Borg

Federer wins with a little help from friends Nadal and Borg

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal won their singles matches Saturday to help Team Europe retain its lead over Team World on Day 2 of the Laver Cup.

Big 2nd half leads No. 20 Boise State past Air Force 30-19

Big 2nd half leads No. 20 Boise State past Air Force 30-19

Hank Bachmeier threw for 263 yards and two touchdowns, Robert Mahone rushed for a pair of TDs in the fourth quarter, and No. 20 Boise State pulled away in the second half for a 30-19 win over Air Force.

'It was breathtaking': Man City crushes Watford 8-0 in EPL

'It was breathtaking': Man City crushes Watford 8-0 in EPL

Manchester City romped to an 8-0 win over Watford but fell just short of the heaviest margin of victory in the Premier League.

Correa HRs twice, Astros magic number at 1 for AL West

Correa HRs twice, Astros magic number at 1 for AL West

Carlos Correa hit two home runs, Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman also connected and the Houston Astros dropped their magic number to clinch the AL Central to one by beating the Los Angeles Angels 6-4.

Rahm, Willett share lead after 3 rounds at BMW PGA Champs

Rahm, Willett share lead after 3 rounds at BMW PGA Champs

Jon Rahm endured a wild end to his third round at the BMW PGA Championship to drop back into a share of the lead with Danny Willett at the flagship European Tour event.

Alonso hits 50th homer; deGrom, Mets beat Reds 8-1

Alonso hits 50th homer; deGrom, Mets beat Reds 8-1

Pete Alonso hit his major league-leading 50th home run, Jacob deGrom pitched shutout ball for seven innings and the New York Mets beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-1.

Man City falls just short of EPL record with 8-0 win

Man City falls just short of EPL record with 8-0 win

Bernardo Silva scored a hat trick as Manchester City thrashed Watford 8-0 on Saturday, falling one goal short of tying the record for the heaviest victory in Premier League history.

AP Source: Altered doping data could restart Russian scandal

AP Source: Altered doping data could restart Russian scandal

Russia's anti-doping agency could face another suspension over manipulated data, a person familiar with the case tells The AP.

Immaculate: Franco Harris' TD catch voted greatest NFL play

Immaculate: Franco Harris' TD catch voted greatest NFL play

Immaculate: Franco Harris' TD catch voted greatest NFL play.

FIFA sees no obstacles for women to attend games in Iran

FIFA sees no obstacles for women to attend games in Iran

FIFA says an inspection visit to Iran has shown "no noteworthy operational obstacles" to lifting the country's 40-year ban and letting women attend a World Cup qualifying game next month.

LEADING OFF: Astros on verge of clinch, Cards baffling Cubs

LEADING OFF: Astros on verge of clinch, Cards baffling Cubs

LEADING OFF: Astros magic number 1 to clinch AL West, Cardinals baffling Cubs at Wrigley Field, Brewers and Nats hold wild-card spots, Alonso chasing Judge's rookie HR mark.

LEADING OFF: Astros on verge of clinch, Cards baffling Cubs

LEADING OFF: Astros on verge of clinch, Cards baffling Cubs

LEADING OFF: Cardinals baffling Cubs at Wrigley Field, Brewers and Nats hold wild-card spots, Alonso chasing Judge's rookie HR mark.

Molina, Cardinals hold off fading Cubs again, 2-1

Molina, Cardinals hold off fading Cubs again, 2-1

Yadier Molina had three of St. Louis' four hits, including a two-run single, and the Cardinals held off the fading Chicago Cubs 2-1.

No. 8 Auburn faces big road test at No. 17 Texas A&M

No. 8 Auburn faces big road test at No. 17 Texas A&M

No. 8 Auburn faces big road test at No. 17 Texas A&M.