Washington Spirit defenders Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett were named Wednesday to the U.S. Olympic women’s soccer team, coach Vlatko Andonovski announced.
There was Kyle Schwarber’s three-run homer and Josh Bell’s grand slam. There was Travis Jankowski’s three-run homer and Andrew McCutchen’s grand slam. Never in the history of baseball has a game included those hits from both teams, according to Jeremy Frank, an MLB statistician. But the deciding blow came from Starlin Castro’s two-run, game-winning single in the top of the ninth of the Nationals’ 13-12 win over the Phillies.
After Max Scherzer was checked three times in the first four innings of his start for the Nationals on Tuesday, the Washington pitcher said MLB’s new enforcement measures on foreign substances need a change.
NFL legend Brett Favre said Tuesday it’s “unfair” for trangender women like New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard to compete against other women in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.
The Boston Celtics have hired Brooklyn Nets assistant Ime Udoka to be their new coach.
Max Scherzer threw his glove and hat to the grass, then stared down Phillies manager Joe Girardi after getting checked for a third time by umpires for sticky stuff as the Washington Nationals beat Philadelphia 3-2 Tuesday night.
Max Scherzer was checked for a foreign substance three times within the first four innings, including one requested by Phillies manager Joe Girardi.
Olympics organizers said Wednesday they will ban alcohol at the Summer Games in Tokyo, delivering the latest check on an event that’s usually marked by crowds and celebrations.
The Detroit Pistons did a lot of losing this season, finishing with the second-worst record in the NBA and the franchise’s worst record in nearly 30 years.