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PGA Championship at a glance

May. 22, 2022 21:19 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — THE VICTOR: Justin Thomas closed with a 3-under 67 and won a three-hole playoff by one shot over Will Zalatoris. THE SPOILS: Thomas earned $2.7 million for his second PGA Championship and 15th career title. He moved to No. 5 in the world. THE...

Real Salt Lake gets 2 second-half goals, beats Montreal 2-1

May. 22, 2022 21:13 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Justen Glad and Sergio Córdova scored in a 12-minute span in the second half, leading Real Salt Lake to a 2-1 win over CF Montreal on Sunday. Djordje Mihailovic scored for Montreal (6-5-2), which dropped points at home for the first time this season. ...

Kyle Busch leads every lap in NASCAR All-Star race 1st stage

May. 22, 2022 20:52 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kyle Busch led all 25 laps after starting from the pole for the NASCAR All-Star race to take the first stage Sunday night at Texas. The opening segment was caution-free, and put Busch in good position to stay at the front of the field for the start of the...

Bassitt has $8.65M salary, Mets deal includes $19M option

May. 22, 2022 20:45 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — New York Mets pitcher Chris Bassitt has an $8.65 million salary this season as past of a one-year contract. Bassitt is guaranteed $8.8 million as part of the deal, which avoided an arbitration hearing set for Monday. The deal includes a $19 million...

Zalatoris comes close to major moment in PGA playoff loss

May. 22, 2022 20:37 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Will Zalatoris saw nearly every inch of Southern Hills on Sunday as one of the best ball-strikers in golf struggled to harness a series of wayward shots that threatened to take him out of the running at the PGA Championship. The rail-thin kid from Wake Forest...

Boone: Donaldson shouldn't make 'Jackie' remark to Anderson

May. 22, 2022 20:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees slugger Josh Donaldson was wrong to make a remark referencing Jackie Robinson when speaking to White Sox star Tim Anderson, New York manager Aaron Boone said Sunday. A day after the comment called “racist” by Chicago manager Tony La Russa — an...

Machado has 3 doubles, triple; Padres complete Giants sweep

May. 22, 2022 20:35 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Manny Machado set a career high and matched a franchise record with four extra-base hits, and the surging San Diego Padres completed a three-game sweep of the Giants, beating San Francisco 10-1 on Sunday. On a day when every San Diego starter had at least one...

Lassiter, Taylor lead Inter Miami past Red Bulls 2-0

May. 22, 2022 20:31 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Ariel Lassiter scored in the first half, Robert Taylor scored an insurance goal late and Inter Miami CF defeated the New York Red Bulls 2-0 on Sunday. Lassiter, who was acquired from the Houston Dynamos in the offseason, found the net in the 29th minute...

Orioles reach 2-year deal with injured lefty John Means

May. 22, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a $,5,925,000, two-year contract with left-handed pitcher John Means, avoiding arbitration. Means is out for the season following Tommy John surgery. His salary was $593,500 last year. He originally asked for $3.1 million and...

Ohtani, Trout HRs back Sandoval in Angels' 4-1 win over A's

May. 22, 2022 20:23 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Sandoval dominated the Oakland Athletics for the second straight Sunday, mixing his formidable off-speed pitches with excellent fastball control in a performance that underlined his credentials as a rising star on the Angels' staff. The left-hander...