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Lightning clear cap space by trading McDonagh to Predators

Jul. 03, 2022 14:38 PM EDT

The Tampa Bay Lightning traded veteran defenseman Ryan McDonagh to the Nashville Predators on Sunday, clearing significant salary cap space to make more moves this offseason. They received defenseman Philippe Myers and forward prospect Grant Mismash in the deal. Exchanging McDonagh's...

Jays coach Budzinski leaves team following daughter's death

Jul. 03, 2022 14:37 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays first base coach Mark Budzinski will be away from the team following the death of his eldest daughter. Julia Budzinski was 17. “The Budzinskis have been part of our Blue Jays family over the last four seasons,” general manager Ross Atkins said...

Wimbledon crowds down 7% from 2019; 2nd-lowest since 2007

Jul. 03, 2022 14:29 PM EDT

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — If it seems as if there are more empty green seats in the stands at Wimbledon than usual this fortnight, that's because there have been fewer spectators than usual so far. Through the first six days of main-draw competition at the All England Club,...

Ostapenko loss leaves just one GS women's champ at Wimbledon

Jul. 03, 2022 13:28 PM EDT

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Tatjana Maria pulled off another upset at Wimbledon to reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal at the age of 34 on Sunday. She'll face not another high-seeded opponent but 22-year-old Jule Niemeier, who is making her All England Club debut, in an...

Guardians place LHP Gose on IL, activate RHP Karinchak

Jul. 03, 2022 13:15 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Guardians reliever James Karinchak is back with Cleveland after being sidelined all season with a shoulder strain suffered during spring training. Karinchak was recalled from Triple-A Columbus on Sunday when the Guardians placed left-hander Anthony Gose on the...

Wimbledon updates | Britain's Cam Norrie reaches quarters

Jul. 03, 2022 13:14 PM EDT

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 6:05 p.m. Cam Norrie became the first British man in five years to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals, beating Tommy Paul in straight sets on No. 1 Court. The...

Yankees place Marinaccio on injured list with shoulder issue

Jul. 03, 2022 12:41 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Yankees rookie reliever Ron Marinaccio was placed on the 15-day injured list Sunday with shoulder inflammation, leaving New York's solid bullpen without a key piece nearing the season's halfway point. Marinaccio felt discomfort in his shoulder after pitching in...

French soccer tournament celebrates diversity, fights racism

Jul. 03, 2022 12:40 PM EDT

CRETEIL, France (AP) — An amateur soccer tournament in France aimed at celebrating ethnic diversity is attracting talent scouts, sponsors and increasing public attention, by uniting young players from low-income neighborhoods with high-profile names in the sport. The National...

Zhou involved in frightening 1st-lap crash at British GP

Jul. 03, 2022 12:36 PM EDT

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Zhou Guanyu was involved in a frightening first-lap crash Sunday that brought the British Grand Prix to an immediate halt as safety crews attended to the only Chinese driver in Formula One. Zhou's car slid upside-down across the gravel and his Alfa...

Roger Federer hopes to play 'one more time' at Wimbledon

Jul. 03, 2022 12:16 PM EDT

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Roger Federer did make his way to Wimbledon this year, after all — not to compete, mind you, but to take part in a ceremony marking the centenary of Centre Court on Sunday — and declared his intention to try to return in 2023 with a racket in hand. ...