Donaldson, Keuchel, Braves top Mets 2-1 for 8th win in row

Donaldson, Keuchel, Braves top Mets 2-1 for 8th win in row

Josh Donaldson hit two more home runs against the Mets, Dallas Keuchel pitched his best game of the season and the Atlanta Braves won their eighth in a row, holding off New York 2-1.

Rendon leads Nationals past Cubs 7-5 for 5th straight win

Rendon leads Nationals past Cubs 7-5 for 5th straight win

Rendon helps Nationals beat Cubs 7-5 in 11 innings for 5th straight win.

Indians lose Ramírez for playoff push with broken hand

Indians lose Ramírez for playoff push with broken hand

Indians third baseman José Ramírez has broken right hand, an injury that could be a blow to club's playoff hopes.

Yankees slug 3 HRs off Kershaw to beat Dodgers 5-1

Yankees slug 3 HRs off Kershaw to beat Dodgers 5-1

DJ LeMahieu, Aaron Judge and Mike Ford homered, Domingo Germán outdueled Clayton Kershaw for his major league-leading 17th win, and the New York Yankees defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1.

Louisiana wins 1st Little League title, beating Curacao 8-0

Louisiana wins 1st Little League title, beating Curacao 8-0

Louisiana wins Little League title for the 1st time, beating Curacao 8-0 with 10 hits and error-free defense.

LEADING OFF: Harper returns to Phillies, Ramírez has surgery

LEADING OFF: Harper returns to Phillies, Ramírez has surgery

LEADING OFF: Oh, baby! Harper back from paternity leave for Phillies, José Ramírez has surgery, Cardinals flyin' high, Didi goes down, Donaldson powers streaking Braves into pit stop at Coors Field, Bailey faces former team.

Big Ben makes preseason debut, Steelers beat Titans 18-6

Big Ben makes preseason debut, Steelers beat Titans 18-6

Ben Roethlisberger needed three series to show he's ready for the regular season in Pittsburgh's 18-6 win over the Titans who pulled Marcus Mariota after two series to protect their quarterback.

AP Interview: IAAF head Coe discusses Bolt, Coleman, Semenya

AP Interview: IAAF head Coe discusses Bolt, Coleman, Semenya

IAAF President Sebastian Coe discusses the impact of Usain Bolt's absence from the upcoming world championships In a wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press.

Inconsistent Franks, No. 8 Florida rally to beat Miami 24-20

Inconsistent Franks, No. 8 Florida rally to beat Miami 24-20

Feleipe Franks rallies No. 8 Florida past Miami 24-20 in college football opener.

Falcons bring in Blair Walsh to compete for kicking job

Falcons bring in Blair Walsh to compete for kicking job

With 1 game left in preseason, Atlanta Falcons bring in former Pro Bowler Blair Walsh to compete for their kicking job.

Son of ex-NFL player accused of murdering parents arrested

Son of ex-NFL player accused of murdering parents arrested

Authorities say the son of a former NFL lineman wanted on murder charges in Minnesota for the death of his parents has been arrested in Mexico.

Man City, Spurs discover high bar for VAR on penalty calls

Man City, Spurs discover high bar for VAR on penalty calls

Manchester City beat Bournemouth 3-1 thanks to a double from Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling's strike.

Panthers' Cam Newton remains in walking boot, gets treatment

Panthers' Cam Newton remains in walking boot, gets treatment

Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he expects quarterback Cam Newton to be back on the practice field "pretty soon," didn't give a definitive date.

France threatens economic retaliation over Amazon fires

France threatens economic retaliation over Amazon fires

Rarely do French President Emmanuel Macron and superstar soccer players including Cristiano Ronaldo find themselves on the same page, but when it comes to the fires devastating the Amazon, they're uniting in sounding the alarm.

Golf spectators injured by lightning released from hospital

Golf spectators injured by lightning released from hospital

6 injured by debris from lightning strike at Tour Championship released from hospital.

No. 8 Florida ends up relying on defense again in opener

No. 8 Florida ends up relying on defense again in opener

Defense has been Florida's identity for a dozen or so years and was once again in a season-opening win against Miami.

Dodgers escape jam in bizarre 9th, hold off Yankees 2-1

Dodgers escape jam in bizarre 9th, hold off Yankees 2-1

Kenley Jansen escaped a bases-loaded jam in a bizarre ninth inning that saw both managers on the field trying to figure out what happened, and the Los Angeles Dodgers held off the New York Yankees 2-1.

Oft-injured Colts QB Andrew Luck, 29, announces retirement

Oft-injured Colts QB Andrew Luck, 29, announces retirement

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is planning to retire according to a report from ESPN.

Brees breezes for TD in only series, Saints top Jets 28-13

Brees breezes for TD in only series, Saints top Jets 28-13

Drew Brees breezes down field for touchdown in only series of preseason debut as Saints top Jets 28-13.

Louisiana beats Hawaii 9-5, moves to Little League final

Louisiana beats Hawaii 9-5, moves to Little League final

Ryder Planchard gets key hit as Louisiana beats Hawaii 9-5 to reach Little League final.

Djokovic not worried about blisters with the US Open afoot

Djokovic not worried about blisters with the US Open afoot

It will take more than blisters to deter Djokovic in his pursuit of another US Open title.

Koepka leads at East Lake as stars get some separation

Koepka leads at East Lake as stars get some separation

A strong finish from Koepka and McIlroy sets up potential for a wild weekend in FedEx Cup finale.

LEADING OFF: Final day of funky uniforms, Yankees-Dodgers

LEADING OFF: Final day of funky uniforms, Yankees-Dodgers

LEADING OFF: Final day of funky uniforms, Kershaw faces Yankees at Dodger Stadium, Braves rolling.

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes spectator injuries.

Streak ends: US men's basketball falls to Australia, 98-94

Streak ends: US men's basketball falls to Australia, 98-94

Upset down under: USA Basketball's 78-game winning streak ends in 98-94 defeat to Australia in World Cup tune-up.