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Rodman scores 2 in Spirit's 4-2 win over Angel City and Kansas City remains unbeaten despite draw

May. 19, 2024 00:19 AM EDT

Trinity Rodman scored twice in the first half and the Washington Spirit went on to beat Angel City 4-2 on Saturday night in the National Women's Soccer League. All six goals came in the first half at Washington D.C.'s Audi Field, matching a league record for most goals in the...

Simone Biles shines in return while Gabby Douglas scratches after a shaky start at the U.S. Classic

May. 18, 2024 21:54 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Simone Biles certainly looks ready for Paris with more than two months to go before the Olympic games begin. The gymnastics superstar began her bid for a third Olympic team looking as dominant as ever at the U.S. Classic on Saturday, posting an all-around...

Luis Matos hits a 3-run homer and Matt Chapman has 4 hits in Giants' 14-4 win over Rockies

May. 18, 2024 20:16 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Luis Matos hit a three-run homer and had a career-high six RBIs to continue his hot streak, Matt Chapman went 4 for 4 and scored three runs and the San Francisco Giants used 18 hits to rout the Colorado Rockies on Saturday. The Giants have won three straight...

Boston captain Brad Marchand returns for must-win Game 6 against Panthers

May. 17, 2024 18:46 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Boston captain Brad Marchand was dressed and back in the lineup for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Florida Panthers on Friday night with the Bruins needing a victory to keep their playoff season alive. Marchand missed two games with an...

John Daly withdraws from the PGA Championship with a thumb injury

May. 17, 2024 12:54 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Former champion John Daly withdrew from the PGA Championship on Friday with what he said was a thumb injury. He shot 82 in the first round at Valhalla without making a birdie. Daly famously won the 1991 PGA Championship at Crooked Stick when he...

Vikings sign Robert Tonyan to add some depth at tight end while waiting for Hockenson's return

May. 16, 2024 14:24 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed Robert Tonyan as they added depth at tight end while T.J. Hockenson recovers from a torn anterior cruciate ligament. Minnesota made room for Tonyan on the roster by waiving undrafted rookie free-agent linebacker Donovan Manuel on...

Mariners activate Dominic Canzone off injured list. J.P. Crawford getting closer to return

May. 15, 2024 14:58 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mariners outfielder Dominic Canzone was activated Wednesday after missing a month with a left shoulder injury. Canzone was placed on the injured list on April 15 with a sprained AC joint in his shoulder after crashing into the outfield wall. Canzone played...

Toronto's Spooner is out for the rest of the PWHL playoffs with a knee injury

May. 15, 2024 11:26 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto’s Natalie Spooner will miss the rest of the Professional Women’s Hockey League playoffs because of a knee injury. The team put the league's regular-season leading scorer on long-term injured reserve Wednesday after Spooner was injured during a collision...

Giants' Jung Hoo Lee has structural damage in injured left shoulder, will seek second opinion

May. 14, 2024 22:52 PM EDT

San Francisco Giants outfielder Jung Hoo Lee sustained structural damage in his dislocated left shoulder when he crashed into the wall Sunday and now will seek a second opinion to determine his next steps. Lee was placed on the 10-day injured list Monday and met with team doctors. An...

Drouin returns from injury for Game 4, tries to fill void for Avs on heels of Nichushkin suspension

May. 14, 2024 02:36 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Avalanche forward Jonathan Drouin returned to the lineup Monday night against Dallas, trying to fill a scoring void on the heels of Valeri Nichushkin's suspension. Drouin had an assist in just over 19 minutes of action during a 5-1 loss to the Stars in Game...