Men's sports

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz works against the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
September 22, 2018 - 2:51 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Mike Foltynewicz of the Atlanta Braves has lost his no-hit bid in the seventh inning against the Philadelphia Phillies. Odubel Herrera led off the seventh by lining a clean single up the middle Saturday at SunTrust Park. The Braves lead 4-0, and can clinch their first division title...
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Hoffenheim's Andrej Kramaric, right, and Dortmund's Abdou Diall, left, challenge for the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and Borussia Dortmund in Sinsheim, Germany, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
September 22, 2018 - 2:32 pm
BERLIN (AP) — He did it again. Christian Pulisic came to Borussia Dortmund's rescue with a second goal in four days to salvage a 1-1 draw at Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga on Saturday. The American midfielder, who scored Dortmund's late winner on his 20th birthday at Club Brugge in the Champions...
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Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson waves as he takes his seat on the stands before the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, England, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
September 22, 2018 - 12:18 pm
LONDON (AP) — Alex Ferguson was back at Old Trafford for the first time since his serious health scare in May, but Manchester United was unable to mark the occasion with a win as it was held by Wolverhampton to 1-1 on Saturday. Ferguson, who underwent emergency brain surgery, received a standing...
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Team Europe's Roger Federer, right, and Novak Djokovic play against Team World's Jack Sock and Kevin Anderson during a men's doubles tennis match at the Laver Cup, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Jim Young)
September 22, 2018 - 9:41 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic looked quite comfortable while playing together for the first time Friday night. Except for one particular point. Djokovic drilled Federer in the lower back with a forehand in the third game of their doubles match against Kevin Anderson and Jack Sock...
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Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman drives in a run with a base hit in the third inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies pm Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
September 21, 2018 - 11:08 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves moved to the brink of their first NL East title since 2013, bouncing back from Ronald Acuna Jr.'s defensive blunder with a five-run seventh inning that carried them past the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 Friday night. Ozzie Albies sparked the comeback with a two-run...
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Detroit Tigers' Victor Martinez, left, is caught in a rundown by Kansas City Royals second baseman Adalberto Mondesi during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
September 21, 2018 - 10:59 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors Saturday: WELL PLAYED Detroit designated hitter Victor Martinez plans to play the final game of his 16-season career when the Tigers host Kansas City. The five-time All-Star announced he will sit out Sunday's series finale, then accompany the team on its...
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Tiger Woods tees off to the third hole during the second round of the Tour Championship golf tournament Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)
September 21, 2018 - 7:45 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — For thousands of fans crammed into every corner of East Lake, it looked as though Tiger Woods was closer than ever to capping off this remarkable comeback season by winning the final PGA Tour event. Four straight one-putts on the back nine Friday in the Tour Championship — three for...
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Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell, right, flips the ball in the air after tagging out Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt, left, trying to steal second base for the final out during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Phoenix. The Cubs defeated the Diamondbacks 5-1. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
September 21, 2018 - 2:01 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has been placed on administrative leave following fresh allegations of domestic violence by his ex-wife. Last year, Melisa Reidy posted a photo on her Instagram account with a caption suggesting her husband of about 18 months had been unfaithful...
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September 21, 2018 - 8:26 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A person with knowledge of the decision says the Spanish soccer federation has rejected the league's request to play a regular-season match in the United States, putting the game in doubt. The person tells The Associated Press that the federation has sent a letter to league...
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September 21, 2018 - 8:12 am
VILAMOURA, Portugal (AP) — English golfer Oliver Fisher has shot the first round of 59 in the 46-year history of the European Tour. Fisher made an eagle and 10 birdies on a par-71 course in the second round of the Portugal Masters on Friday. There have been 19 rounds of 60 on the European Tour. On...
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