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Vegas trades Fleury to Chicago as goalie carousel spins

Jul. 28, 2021 00:47 AM EDT

Marc-Andre Fleury was traded from Vegas to Chicago on Tuesday, a stunning turn of events that has the NHL’s reigning Vezina Trophy-winning goaltender contemplating his future. The Golden Knights traded Fleury to the Blackhawks for minor league forward Mikael Hakkarainen...

USA's Gray seeks Olympic gold to go with her 5 world titles

Jul. 28, 2021 00:37 AM EDT

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — American wrestler Adeline Gray has done everything except win an Olympic gold medal during her outstanding career. The five-time world champion is one of the most dominant competitors ever in women’s freestyle wrestling. But misfortune struck at...

Votto hits 2 more homers as Reds roll past Cubs 7-4

Jul. 28, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Joey Votto continued his power surge with two home runs and started a dazzling double play Tuesday night as the Cincinnati Reds pulled away to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs. Votto has homered in a career-high four consecutive games for the second...

Cabrera, Haase power Tigers past Twins 6-5 in 11th innings

Jul. 28, 2021 00:25 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Miguel Cabrera hit a run-scoring single in the 11th inning after Eric Haase tied the game with a grand slam with one out in the top of the ninth as the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Tuesday night. Cabrera’s hit scored automatic...

Montgomery stops 8-start winless streak, Yanks top Rays 4-3

Jul. 28, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jordan Montgomery stopped an eight-start winless streak, Aaron Judge singled in his return from COVID-19 and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 on Tuesday night. Montgomery (4-5) gave up five hits in five scoreless innings. The...

Riley's slam, 6 RBIs power Braves to 12-5 rout of Mets

Jul. 27, 2021 23:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Austin Riley hit a grand slam and a two-run homer to set a career high with six RBIs, powering the Atlanta Braves to a 12-5 rout of the New York Mets on Tuesday night. Ozzie Albies and Abraham Almonte also had two-run homers for the Braves, who have won...

Nats beat Phillies 6-4 after Turner leaves because of COVID

Jul. 27, 2021 23:24 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Trea Turner singled in the first inning and scored on Josh Bell's three-run homer that put the Washington Nationals ahead to stay, but their shortstop was then pulled from the game because of a positive COVID-19 test and never played defense in a 6-4 win over the...

Wainwright wins in 1st game at Cleveland, Cards top Indians

Jul. 27, 2021 23:00 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Adam Wainwright won in his first appearance at Progressive Field, Paul DeJong hit a go-ahead homer and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cleveland Indians 4-2 Tuesday night. DeJong’s two-out, two-run drive in the seventh inning off Bryan Shaw (3-5) put...

Narvaez, Anderson lead Brewers to 9-0 rout of Pirates

Jul. 27, 2021 22:49 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Omar Narvaez homered and had four RBIs, Brett Anderson pitched six strong innings and the Milwaukee Brewers scored eight runs in the first two innings to roll past the Pittsburgh Pirates for a 9-0 victory on Tuesday night. Narvaez’s two-run homer...

Organizer mishaps continue to plague cycling at Tokyo Games

Jul. 27, 2021 20:24 PM EDT

IZU, Japan (AP) — Officials at Fuji International Speedway apologized to the Dutch team after world time trial champion Anna van der Breggen was pulled from her bike by security during a recon of the Olympic course for Wednesday's race against the clock. The guard...