Men's sports

Brooks Koepka lines up a putt during a practice round for the Northern Trust golf tournament in Paramus, N.J., Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. (Chris Pedota/The Record via AP)
August 22, 2018 - 12:50 pm
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — The majors are done for the year. Brooks Koepka is not. Koepka is one week removed from winning the PGA Championship which, to go along with his second straight U.S. Open title, gives him a sensational season by anyone's standards. Tiger Woods called Koepka a lock to win PGA...
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August 22, 2018 - 7:00 am
Li Na, Goran Ivanisevic and Conchita Martinez are among eight Grand Slam title winners who are candidates for the International Tennis Hall of Fame's Class of 2019. China's Li could become the first player from Asia picked for the Hall. Jonas Bjorkman, Sergi Bruguera, Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Thomas...
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FILE - In this Aug. 24 2017, file photo, Ottawa Senators assistant general manager Randy Lee gestures while speaking at a memorial service for former coach and general manager of the Senators, Bryan Murray, at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa. Lee has resigned amid charges of harassment dating from an incident at the NHL scouting combine in May. The team announced Lee’s resignation in a news release Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
August 22, 2018 - 6:07 am
Ottawa Senators assistant general manager Randy Lee resigned Tuesday amid charges of harassment stemming from an incident at the NHL scouting combine in May. The team announced Lee's resignation and added a search is underway to find his replacement. The team said it would have no further comment...
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St. Louis Cardinals' Marcell Ozuna is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
August 21, 2018 - 11:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even when the Cardinals run into each other, they can't lose. Yadier Molina and Marcell Ozuna slugged two-run homers and St. Louis overcame a lack of communication in the outfield to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-2 on Tuesday night. The Cardinals improved to a major league-best...
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FILE - In this July 15, 2018, file photo, Washington Nationals' Daniel Murphy hits a two-run single during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets at Citi Field in New York. The Nationals have traded second baseman Daniel Murphy to the Chicago Cubs and first baseman Matt Adams to the St. Louis Cardinals, essentially throwing in the towel on a disappointing season. The third-place Nationals announced the moves Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, before beginning a three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
August 21, 2018 - 11:09 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors today: RALLY MURPHY The Cubs have scored exactly one run in five straight games, all via solo homers, but they're hoping new addition Daniel Murphy can help string together some hits. The NL Central leaders bolstered their struggling lineup by acquiring...
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Honolulu's Aukai Kea watches his walk-off, two-run home run off Peachtree City, Ga., pitcher Ben Traxler in the 11th inning of a baseball game in U.S. pool play at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Hawaii won 2-0. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
August 21, 2018 - 11:09 pm
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Baseball looks like it comes easily to Hawaii's Aukai Kea. Case in point, Honolulu's first game of the Little League World Series, when Kea slugged a walk-off home run after tossing 6 1/3 shutout innings. But even he isn't afraid to admit it — playing on national...
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New York Yankees left fielder Giancarlo Stanton talks with the news media before a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in Miami. Stanton says it's weird to return to Miami, where he played his first eight major league season and will now try to help the Yankees beat the Marlins. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
August 21, 2018 - 10:08 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Yankees slugger choked up. Giancarlo Stanton acknowledged being touched by the warm reception he received the first time he stepped to the plate Tuesday at Marlins Park. He saluted the crowd, waved and patted his chest as he looked to the stands. He then singled sharply to left...
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San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey watches his team play during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
August 21, 2018 - 7:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey might need hip surgery that would end his season. Giants general manager Bobby Evans said Tuesday that "we have discussed the possibility." The San Francisco Chronicle first reported on Posey's situation. Posey has been dealing with hip...
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New York Yankees trainer Steve Donohue, third from right, and manager Aaron Boone, right, check on Didi Gregorius, second from right, after a collision with Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Kendrys Morales (not shown) in the first inning of a baseball game in New Yorkm, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
August 21, 2018 - 3:40 pm
MIAMI (AP) — New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius went on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, and the injury-plagued playoff contenders are hoping his bruised left heel mends quickly. The roster move, which was announced before a game at Miami, was retroactive to Monday. Gregorius was hurt in a...
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FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Serena Williams holds the championship trophy after defeating Caroline Wozniacki in the championship match of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, in New York. Serena Williams was seeded No. 17 for the U.S. Open, higher than her current ranking of No. 26. The U.S. Tennis Association announced the seedings for the main draws of women’s and men’s singles on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
August 21, 2018 - 10:45 am
Serena Williams got a bit of a boost in the seedings for the U.S. Open by being placed at No. 17, nine spots above her current ranking. The U.S. Tennis Association's decision, announced Tuesday along with all the other seeds for the main draws of women's and men's singles, means Williams avoids a...
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