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LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs Wainwright in St. Louis

LEADING OFF: Scherzer faces off with Wainwright in St. Louis

Sex-abuse reports on rise; SafeSport Center seeks…

With sex-abuse reports on the rise, debate rages for who will pay for US Center for SafeSport

Fury overcomes bloody cut over eye to beat Wallin

Tyson Fury overcame a bloody cut over his right eye to pound out a unanimous decision over Sweden's Otto Wallin and set up a lucrative heavyweight rematch with Deontay Wilder

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Roger Federer to decide soon on Tokyo Olympic plans

Roger Federer says he will soon decide if he will play at next year's Tokyo Olympics

New York wins WNBA lottery, gets No. 1 pick in…

New York wins WNBA lottery, gets No. 1 pick in 2020 draft

AP sources: Feds probe sex abuse in Olympic…

AP sources: Department of Justice investigating sex abuse in Olympic organizations

At least this time, Mike Groh and the Eagles have…

Holding court: It's Bianca Andreescu Day in Toronto

Andreescu now has a day named in her honor to go with her US Open title

If Cam Newton sits, Panthers are ready to let…

Pirates closer Vázquez arrested on child sex…

Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vázquez arrested on child sex charges

USOPC working on plan to improve life for Olympic…

USOPC working on 5-year plan to improve life for Olympic athletes

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Chris Sale will join Red Sox on upcoming road trip

Pavlyuchenkova eases into 2nd round at Pan Pacific Open

Former finalist Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova needed less than an hour to beat Dayana Yastremska 6-3, 6-1 in the first round of the Toray Pan Pacific Open

Get ready for a fresh round of Kirk Cousins vs…

Another Yaz in LF in Fenway Park; Giants' Mike…

For the first time in more than three decades, there was a "Yaz" patrolling left field in a big-league game at Fenway Park

SKorea asks IOC to ban 'rising sun' flag at Tokyo Olympics

South Korea has formally asked the International Olympic Committee to ban the Japanese "rising sun" flag at the 2020 Tokyo Games, calling it a symbol of Japan's brutal wartime past

Another horse dies at Santa Anita; 31…

Nadal to open in ATP Cup in Perth; Djokovic on east coast

U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal will start his 2020 season on the opposite side of Australia to Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer when he leads Spain in a group-stage qualifier in Perth in the new ATP Cup

Yanks' Stanton to be activated Wednesday or…

New York Yankees plan to activate Giancarlo Stanton on Wednesday or Thursday in attempt to get oft-injured outfielder ready for playoffs

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Brad Biggs' Week 3 NFL rankings

Pliskova overcomes rain and Martic to win Zhengzhou Open

Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova overcame rain delays and an early deficit to beat Petra Martic 6-3, 6-2 in the final of the Zhengzhou Open on Sunday