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Watch: Cardinals’ Flaherty loses no-no on Brewers home run


St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty took a no hitter into the seventh inning, before losing it on a home run from Milwaukee Brewers.

After ending skid, White Sox pursue another win over Athletics


The Chicago White Sox snapped an eight-game losing streak with a victory Friday night over the Oakland Athletics.

Royal Ascot Day Four: Alpha Centauri sets Coronation Cup record


Alpha Centauri shines the brightest of the stars on Day Four of Royal Ascot.

Clayton Kershaw to return for Dodgers, face Mets' Jacob deGrom


NEW YORK -- Omaha's loss Saturday night will be a big win for anyone who likes watching two of the best pitchers in baseball face off against one another.

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Watch: Rosell Herrera steals homer from Astros’ Bregman


Kansas City Royals outfielder Rosell Herrera stole a home run from Alex Bregman in a 1-0 win against the Houston Astros.


New England Patriots sign first-round OL Isaiah Wynn


Offensive lineman Isaiah Wynn, the first of the New England Patriots' two first-round draft choices, has signed with the team, the Patriots announced on Friday.

Legendary Tennessee Vols broadcaster John Ward dies at 88


John Ward, known as the "Voice of the Vols" at the University of Tennessee, has died after a lengthy illness at the age of 88.

'Index card' NFL referee Gene Steratore retires


Referee Gene Steratore is retiring after 15 seasons, NFL vice president of officiating Al Riveron announced on Friday.

San Francisco 49ers give G Laken Tomlinson three-year extension


The San Francisco 49ers signed offensive guard Laken Tomlinson to a three-year contract extension through the 2021 season, the team announced on Friday.


Watch: Celebrate Brazil’s win with Gisele Bundchen

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Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen showed off her excitement with screaming cheers during Brazil's 2-0 win against Costa Rica Friday at the 2018 World Cup.


World Cup: Musa's brace lifts Nigeria past Iceland


VOLGOGRAD -- Nigerian forward Ahmed Musa's brace secured a 2-0 win for his country's team in a World Cup group stage match vs Iceland.


Watch: Serena shows strong serve for first time since Roland Garros


Serena Williams was back on the court Friday, showing off her serve for the first time since withdrawing from the 2018 French Open.

Watch: Tom Brady shows off pipes at U2 concert, says he’s joining band


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady sang his heart out recently at a U2 concert, alongside his wife, model Gisele Bundchen.


Report: NFL finds witness account in Winston probe flawed


Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston reportedly is facing a three-game suspension by the NFL for groping a female Uber driver in 2016.

Backfield strategy for Browns: Ride the hot hand


The Cleveland Browns overhauled their roster in the offseason and one of the biggest areas of change was in the running game.

Harper making strides as Nationals host Phillies


WASHINGTON -- Bryce Harper made some strides at the plate Thursday night just as the Washington Nationals prepare to welcome the division-rival Philadelphia Phillies to town for a weekend series.

Best meets worst as Braves host Orioles


The Atlanta Braves, tied for the best record in the National League, return home from their brief two-game road trip to host the Baltimore Orioles, the team with the worst record in baseball.

Thames adjusting to left field as Brewers host Cardinals


Seven years after making his major league debut as an outfielder, Eric Thames is getting reacquainted with the position for the Milwaukee Brewers.

D-Backs could use strong outing from Corbin vs. Pirates


At a time when the Arizona Diamondbacks' rotation is in flux, left-hander Patrick Corbin could do well to give them a good start Friday against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.

Dodgers, Mets set for first meeting


NEW YORK -- The Los Angeles Dodgers aren't currently occupying a playoff spot, but manager Dave Roberts spoke confidently Wednesday about playing in the postseason. New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway, on the other hand, is beginning to…

Friday, Jun 22

Watch: Marcell Ozuna climbs wall, lets ball drop in front of him


St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Marcell Ozuna made poor judgement, climbing the wall for a ball that landed on the field against the Milwaukee Brewers.

2018 NBA Draft: Suns select Deandre Ayton at No. 1

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Here is a complete breakdown of every first-round selection in the 2018 NBA Draft held Thursday night at the Barclays Center in New York.

June Jones: Johnny Manziel should be playing in NFL


Johnny Manziel is still waiting to get on the field in the Canadian Football League.

Oakland Raiders WR Martavis Bryant hasn't missed drug test


The Oakland Raiders were bracing for disciplinary action against receiver Martavis Bryant, but another story out of the Bay Area offered a positive outlook.

Thursday, Jun 21

World Cup: France edges Peru, qualifies for knockout stage


YEKATERINBURG -- Kylian Mbappe scored in the 34th minute and France held off Peru 1-0 in Group C action at the FIFA World Cup in Russia on Thursday.

David Robinson: Leadership a challenge for Spurs' Kawhi Leonard

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David Robinson says Kawhi Leonard's biggest challenge comes from a leadership standpoint. He also told UPI that he hopes he stays with the San Antonio Spurs.

Watch: Giancarlo Stanton hits walk-off bomb in Yankees win


New York Yankees outfielder Giancarlo Stanton hit a 453-foot walk-off two-run home run in a 7-5 win against the Seattle Mariners.

D-backs open 4-game series in Pittsburgh


The Arizona Diamondbacks open a four-game series Thursday against the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Wednesday, Jun 20

Report: 49ers G Garnett's roster spot in jeopardy

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Guard Joshua Garnett, a first-round pick of the San Francisco 49ers in the 2016 NFL Draft, is in danger of being cut by the team, according to the Sacramento Bee.

Veteran RB Matt Forte pitches coaching return to Chicago Bears


Longtime Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte says he wasn't joking when he made a Twitter pitch to reunite with his former team as a coach.

Paul Pierce, Baron Davis define dilemma of LeBron James' next move

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Childhood friends and NBA legends Paul Pierce and Baron Davis explain the dilemma facing LeBron James this offseason in an interview with UPI.

Watch: Braves’ Culberson has no regard for safety while robbing extra base hit


Atlanta Braves outfielder Charlie Culberson had no regard for personal safety when making a catch Tuesday against the Toronto Blue Jays.

Tuesday, Jun 19

Puma names Jay-Z creative director of basketball branch


Music mogul Jay-Z has been named the creative director of Puma basketball.

In photos: Moments from the FIFA World Cup in Russia

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Soccer teams from around the world meet in Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. There will be a total of 64 games between June 14 and July 15.

Watch: Terrell Owens burns track for 4.43 40-yard dash


Hall of Fame wide receiver Terrell Owens showed that he still has wheels, running a 4.43 40-yard dash recently during training.

Watch: Juan Soto hits home run ‘before’ MLB debut vs. Yankees


Washington Nationals rookie Juan Soto hit a home run in a make up game Monday, which will be counted for May 15, before his Major League Baseball debut.

Monday, Jun 18

World Cup: Kane’s brace gives England World Cup win over Tunisia


England defeated Tunisia 2-1 in a Group G match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Monday in Russia's southern city of Volgograd.

Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz resigns after Stanley Cup win


Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz has announced his resignation, just weeks after winning the Stanley Cup.

Felix Hernandez's son looks like dad with Father's Day first pitch


Seattle Mariners fans got a glimpse of a possible future ace as Felix Hernandez's son threw out a ceremonial first pitch.

U.S. Open: Brooks Koepka wins second straight title

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Brooks Koepka shined on the U.S. Open stage for the second consecutive year, becoming only the seventh golfer ever to win back-to-back titles at the event.