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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout got his 1,000th career hit and also homered on his 26th birthday Monday night. The Los Angeles Angels’ two-time AL MVP hit the first milestone when he doubled down the left-field line in the fourth inning against Dylan Bundy and the Baltimore Orioles. Trout...
A person familiar with the situation says Jay Cutler, a free agent quarterback, has agreed to terms on a contract with the Miami Dolphins, Sunday. Cutler is expected to compete with Matt Moore for the Dolphins' starting job while Ryan Tannehill remains out with a left knee injury that could sideline him for the entire season.  AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Jay Cutler has decided to postpone retirement for the chance to be Ryan Tannehill’s replacement. Cutler agreed to terms Sunday on a contract with the Miami Dolphins, a person familiar with the situation said. The person confirmed the agreement to The Associated Press on...
Korea's In-Kyung Kim plays her approach to the 2nd hole during day four of the 2017 Women's British Open at Kingsbarns Golf Links, St. Andrews, Sunday. Kenny Smith/PA via AP
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — I.K. Kim banished the haunting memory of missing a 14-inch putt to win a major and replaced it with the sweetest sensation. Finally, she can call herself a major champion. Staked to a six-shot lead in the Women’s British Open, Kim never let anyone get closer than...
Martin Truex Jr. drives through the Esses during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday in Watkins Glen, N.Y. AP Photo/Matt Slocum
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Cross another track off the list for Martin Truex Jr. Truex held off a charging Matt Kenseth on the final lap Sunday and won the NASCAR Cup race at Watkins Glen International, stretching his fuel to the triumphant end. It was his first victory at The Glen and the second...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Darren Daulton, the All-Star catcher who was the leader of the Philadelphia Phillies’ NL championship team in 1993, has died. He was 55. Daulton had battled brain cancer since 2013. He had two tumors removed during brain surgery on July 1, 2013, but nine days later was...
Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Yu Darvish walks off the field at the end of the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, in New York. AP Photo/Julie Jacobson
(AP) — It may seem like everything has gone right for the Los Angeles Dodgers this year, but that’s actually not the case. Clayton Kershaw hasn’t pitched since July 23 because of a back injury, and promising left-hander Julio Urias was lost to shoulder problems. The reason the Dodgers are on...
Boston Red Sox's Chris Young celebrates as he arrives at home plate after hitting a three-run home run off a pitch by Chicago White Sox's Mike Pelfrey in the fifth inning of Sunday's game in Boston. AP Photo/Steven Senne
BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox manager John Farrell’s decisions worked out very well. White Sox manager Rick Renteria, though, made one move and the game was lost. Chris Young hit two homers, including a tiebreaking three-run shot after the batter in front was walked intentionally, to lift the Boston...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Chris Stroud ended more than a decade of futility on the PGA Tour with two of the most important shots of his career. One was a 5-wood to 5 feet on the final hole of the Barracuda Championship that got him into a playoff. The other was a 5-iron to 12 feet on the par-5 18th hole...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — College basketball coaches have the chance to see a multitude of recruits during the July evaluation period in Las Vegas. Problem is, the players are spread all over the city, playing multiple games a day in schedules that are constantly shifting, often at the same time as other...
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders defense had one of their most productive practices on Thursday, the same day outside linebacker Bruce Irvin and defensive end Mario Edwards Jr. returned after missing most of the first week of training camp. The two players were back in their customary...

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