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Angels pitcher Noé Ramirez suspended for 3 games

Los Angeles pitcher Noé Ramirez has been suspended for three games and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing a pitch in the area of Houston outfielder Jake Marisnick's head, and Angels manager Brad Ausmus has been suspended a game and fined

Russian deputy PM Mutko wins Olympic doping appeal

Vitaly Mutko, who was Russia's Sports Minister during the doping-tainted Winter Olympics in Sochi, has won an appeal against his lifetime ban from the games

Serena among 13 Grand Slam champs in US Open women's field

Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open

AP Top 25 Podcast: In ACC, there is Clemson and…

Beyond Clemson, almost everything else about the Atlantic Coast Conference feels uncertain heading into this season

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Olympic greats Bubka, Popov deny Rio 2016…

Olympic gold medalists Sergey Bubka and Alexander Popov are denying claims made in a Brazilian court they were paid to vote for Rio de Janeiro's winning bid to host the 2016 Summer Games

Venus Williams to play San Jose for second straight year

Venus Williams has committed to play in San Jose later this month, her second straight appearance in the event

Canadians Henderson, Sharp lead LPGA Tour team event

Canadians Brooke Henderson and Alena Sharp shot a 5-under 65 in alternate-shot play to take the first-round lead in the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational, the LPGA Tour's first-year team event

IOC lifts suspension on Kuwaiti Olympic body…

The IOC says it has fully lifted a suspension from Kuwait's Olympic committee, imposed in 2015 when the national government passed a law that compromised the independence of sports bodies

Wimbledon champ Halep up to No. 4, Serena No. 9…

Simona Halep's Wimbledon championship lifts her from No. 7 to No. 4 in WTA rankings; Serena Williams rises to No. 9; Coco Gauff joins top 150

Darvish finally wins at Wrigley, Cubs top Reds 5-2

Yu Darvish tossed six innings of two-hit, shutout ball to finally earn his first win at Wrigley Field as a Cub and lead Chicago past the Cincinnati Reds 5-2

Anti-doping advocate Beckie Scott receives Order…

Anti-doping crusader Beckie Scott receives Order of Canada for her anti-doping efforts

Strycova wins doubles title after semifinal loss…

Barbora Strycova won her first major title in doubles three days after losing in her first major semifinal in singles

Martial penalty completes Man United's 4-0 win…

Anthony Martial's 69th-minute penalty completed the scoring in Manchester United's 4-0 win over Leeds on Wednesday

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Tokyo Olympics offer 'second-chance' lottery for…

Tokyo Olympic organizers are putting "a few hundred-thousand" tickets into a lottery next month for Japan residents who were shut out when results of the first lottery were announced in June

Federer comes so close to 9th Wimbledon title…

Roger Federer won more points than Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final but lost the match in five sets

A long wait, but finally a Tour win for sprint…

Tour de France debutant Caleb Ewan sprinted to victory in Stage 11 of the Tour de France on Wednesday as Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe kept the race leader's yellow jersey a day before the race enters high mountains

Got a Tokyo Olympics ticket? Unrivaled demand…

Tokyo Olympic organizers have been overwhelmed by ticket demand

Djokovic tops Federer in historic final for 5th…

Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer

Celtics' Stevens on board with lookalike…

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens says he's a fan of Pete Buttigieg, jokes he hopes his resemblance to South Bend, Indiana, mayor will get him a gig on 'Saturday Night Live'

The Latest: Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon…

Novak Djokovic has won his fifth Wimbledon title by beating eight-time champion Roger Federer in a fifth-set tiebreaker after saving two match points

Kemba Walker, Enes Kanter join Celtics

Kemba Walker will try to make Boston Celtics' rebuilding period a short one

Wimbledon champion Halep a fan of the club's…

The newest champion at Wimbledon is a big fan of the All England Club's oldest traditions

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Broncos kick off NFL training camps with Sanders…

The Denver Broncos are the first NFL team to kick off training camp 2019 with veterans and rookies practicing Thursday

Brewers hang on for 5-4 win over Braves

Josh Hader struck out Ozzie Albies with two outs in the ninth to preserve the Milwaukee Brewers' 5-4 win over the Atlanta Braves.

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids…

Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball