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Americans take a 3-1 lead in opening Ryder Cup session.

Sep. 24, 2021 14:55 PM EDT

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — The first point of the Ryder Cup belonged to Europe and its fearsome new Spanish Armada. The rest of the opening session belonged to the Americans, just like usual. Patrick Cantlay and Xander Schauffele, tough as ever in foursomes, won the first...

Surging Cards add right-handers Flaherty, Hudson

Sep. 24, 2021 14:40 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The surging St. Louis Cardinals activated right-handers Jack Flaherty and Dakota Hudson before Friday’s day-night doubleheader against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. St. Louis is looking to extend its 12-game win streak as it closes in on an NL wild...

Utah Jazz to require proof of vaccination or negative test

Sep. 24, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz’s home arena announced Friday that it will require proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative test for all fans over the age of 12. Vivint Smart Home Arena, located in Salt Lake City, will require fans to present proof of...

Titans and Hall of Famers to honor the late Bum Phillips

Sep. 24, 2021 14:35 PM EDT

The late Bum Phillips, a Texas coaching legend who worked wearing a cowboy hat, is being honored by the team he led to two AFC championship game appearances. In Tennessee, a quarter-century after the franchise left Texas for Music City. The...

Bulls' Williams could miss start of season with ankle injury

Sep. 24, 2021 14:32 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bulls forward Patrick Williams has a severe left ankle sprain that could cause him to miss the start of the season. The news announced Friday is a blow for a team hoping to make the playoffs in the Eastern Conference after some major offseason...

Nick Diaz returns at UFC 266, still angry and conflicted

Sep. 24, 2021 14:22 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nick Diaz is a 38-year-old mixed martial artist who hasn't competed in nearly seven years and hasn't won a fight in a decade. He is also the biggest star on the card and the most compelling reason to watch UFC 266. That's not an indictment of Alexander...

Rays rookie INF Wander Franco returns from hamstring injury

Sep. 24, 2021 14:18 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays rookie Wander Franco was reinstated from the 10-day injured list on Friday after missing two weeks with a right hamstring injury. The AL East-leading Rays, who started a three-game series with Miami on Friday night, clinched a...

The Latest: New afternoon Cup pairs for first time ever

Sep. 24, 2021 13:51 PM EDT

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times CDT): 12:47 p.m. Ryder Cup captains Padraig Harrington and Steve Stricker did some unprecedented shuffling of their lineups for the afternoon fourball matches on Day One. ...

Spieth signature shot at Whistling Straits no help

Sep. 24, 2021 13:23 PM EDT

SHEYBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — It didn’t take long for Whistling Straits to produce a signature shot in the Ryder Cup. Unfortunately for Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas, it didn’t help them in a 3-up loss to Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia. Two holes down...

Spanish Armada putts its way to an early Ryder Cup point

Sep. 24, 2021 13:21 PM EDT

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Sergio Garcia blew a kiss to the crowd. Jon Rahm couldn't stop smiling. It was all part of a high-fiving, back-slapping, magic-filled morning for the Ryder Cup's latest iteration of the Spanish Armada. Oh, how easy it is to find great chemistry...