Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen is in stable condition and is in “a good mood” days after suffering cardiac arrest on the pitch against Finland, his agent told an Italian newspaper.
As Michael Phelps walked onto the pool deck in Omaha during the U.S. Olympic trials — this time as a fan rather than as a swimmer — a familiar feeling came over him.
Kyle Schwarber homered again to snap a seventh-inning tie and drove in two runs for the Washington Nationals in their 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.
Torri Huske, an 18-year-old native of Arlington, Virginia, made history Sunday night, setting the new American record for the women’s 100-meter butterfly at 55.78 seconds.
Kyle Schwarber’s second-inning home run, plus a leadoff blast in the first, were the defining moments in the Nationals’ 5-0 win Sunday, splitting the four-game set against the Giants with the help of a strong outing from Joe Ross on the mound.
Washington has six weeks until training camp and there are unanswered questions that will have to be answered when the hitting begins for real later this summer.
Novak Djokovic came all the way back after dropping the first two sets to beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-7 (6), 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 in the French Open final Sunday for his 19th Grand Slam title.
Barbora Krejcikova’s victory at Roland Garros on Saturday made the 25-year-old from the Czech Republic the sixth consecutive first-time Grand Slam champion to earn the women’s singles trophy in Paris.
The Washington Nationals saw Max Scherzer suffer a groin tweak that forced him to exit his start Friday after 12 pitches. But neither Scherzer nor manager Dave Martinez think the right-hander will be out of action long. Scherzer threw from flat ground ahead of Sunday’s series finale against the San Francisco Giants, and he’s scheduled to throw a bullpen Monday.