PARIS (AP) — Police deployed tear gas on supporters waiting in long lines to get into the Stade de France and security struggled with fans desperate to see the Champions League final that was delayed by 37 minutes on Saturday.
PARIS (AP) — It's been so long since No. 1-ranked Iga Swiatek lost — 31 matches now — and even since she ceded so much as a set — that last happened more than a month ago — that she could be forgiven if she couldn't recall how to react when in trouble on a tennis court.
MIAMI (AP) — Erik Spoelstra didn’t even have to finish the sentence. The Miami Heat coach was speaking in the locker room after a season-extending win in Boston, players and staff standing around him in a semicircle.
Eovaldi gets 1st career complete game; Boston beats O's 5-3
Gorman homers, drives in 4, as Cardinals rout Brewers 8-3
Reds' Pham suspended for 3 games for slapping Pederson
Robles HR, 6 RBIs, Nationals beat Rockies 13-7 in Game 1
Victor Robles homers as Nationals beat Rockies 13-7
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Steelers GM Khan embracing expectations of new role
L.A. Chargers sign first-round pick guard Zion Johnson
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — David Sandlin allowed two runs — one earned — with a career-high 10 strikeouts over 7 innings, Jimmy Crooks hit a two-RBI double to give Oklahoma the lead for good in the bottom of the third and the Sooners beat No.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Germany’s Bernhard Langer and Canada’s Mike Weir made third-round moves Saturday in the 82nd Senior PGA Championship, under improved weather conditions.
The 64-year-old Langer and the left-handed Weir, who started the day two strokes behind co-leaders Scott McCarron and Stephen Ames, played the front side of the Jack Nicklaus designed course on the shores of Lake Michigan in 3 under.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox designated left-hander Dallas Keuchel for assignment on Saturday.
Keuchel is 2-5 with a 7.88 ERA in eight starts this year. He signed a $55.5 million, three-year contract with Chicago in December 2019.
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Wyatt Langford hit a lead-off home runs for No. 7 seed Florida in the first and second innings and the Gators never trailed in the 11-6 win over Alabama on Saturday to avoid elimination at the SEC Tournament.
MARSEILLE, France (AP) — La Rochelle stunned Leinster with a last-minute try to win its first European Champions Cup 24-21 in the final on Saturday at Stade Velodrome.
A massive underdog going into the final, La Rochelle went ahead with a mere 17 seconds left on the clock when replacement scrumhalf Arthur Retiere squirmed his way over from a ruck on the Leinster line.
LONDON (AP) — South Africa lost its season-long lead of the rugby sevens world series for the first time last weekend. It could get the lead back on Sunday.
South Africa's failure to reach a tournament quarterfinal for the first time in nine years last weekend in France helped it to be overtaken in the standings by Argentina.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves, looking to upgrade their outfield defense, called up top prospect Michael Harris from Double-A Mississippi on Saturday.
The 21-year-old Harris is starting in center field and hitting ninth against the Miami Marlins.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jake Thompson had four RBIs — including a two-run home run in the bottom of the first inning — Ryan Bogusz allowed one run over eight innings and No. 4 seed Oklahoma State beat Texas 9-1 on Saturday to avoid elimination from the Big 12 Tournament.
A look at what’s happening in European soccer on Sunday:
Nottingham Forest takes on Huddersfield in the Championship playoff final for the right to play in the Premier League next season.
MADRID (AP) — Six-time MotoGP champion Marc Márquez has opted to undergo a fourth surgery on his right arm and will be off the track for an unspecified period of time.
Márquez has been the top rider in MotoGP for the past decade after winning world titles in its top category in 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
GENEVA (AP) — Re-elected to lead skiing and snowboarding through the 2026 Olympics, Johan Eliasch believes his mandate for change trumps pushback from traditionalists.
Eliasch was unopposed on the International Ski and Snowboard Federation (FIS) ballot but some in the room and online for the election meeting in Milan challenged the voting rules and a few delegates walked out.
CROMVOIRT, Netherlands (AP) — England's Matt Wallace and France's Victor Perez shared the lead on 10 under par after the third round of the Dutch Open, where two shots separated the top nine on Saturday.
MADRID (AP) — Lionel Messi’s Argentina trained in front of 15,000 fans at the stadium of Athletic Bilbao in northern Spain on Saturday as it prepares to play Italy in London in a clash of the South American and European champions.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Moana Pasifika pulled off a stunning upset by beating the playoff-bound Brumbies 32-22 in the last match of their inaugural season in Super Rugby Pacific on Saturday.
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — Wayne Black was one of the few African Americans in the crowd as about 100 people gathered recently at the Republican Party headquarters near Columbus, Georgia, to hear from U.S.
MONACO (AP) — Sergio Perez showed Red Bull has the speed to compete with Ferrari by beating Charles Leclerc in the final practice of the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday.
The third practice is usually not exciting, but fans swarming around the street circuit were treated to a fine duel in bright sunshine.
MARMOLADA, Italy (AP) — Jai Hindley stormed into the lead of the Giro d’Italia on the fearsome Marmolada on Saturday with a day left.
A mighty mountainous stage was won by Alessandro Covi for his first grand tour victory following a long solo attack.
LONDON (AP) — The sale of Premier League club Chelsea is expected to be completed Monday after a “final and definitive" agreement was reached with the consortium fronted by Los Angeles Dodgers part-owner Todd Boehly.
1916 -- Christy Mathewson defeated the Boston Braves 3-0 for the New York Giants’ 17th consecutive road win.
1922 -- The U.S. Supreme Court ruled organized baseball was primarily a sport and not a business, and therefore not subject to antitrust laws and interstate commerce regulations.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Western United claimed its first A-League title in just its third season after beating Melbourne City 2-0 in the Australian soccer grand final on Saturday.
United took the lead on City defender Nuno Reis’ own goal in the second minute, the fastest goal in an A-League decider.
SEATTLE (AP) — Breanna Stewart scored 13 of her 29 points after the third quarter, Jewell Loyd finished with 21 points and the Seattle Storm gave up a 16-point second-half lead before beating the New York Liberty 79-71 in overtime on Friday night.
PARIS (AP) — Thousands of soccer fans were descending on Paris to see Liverpool and Real Madrid meet in the Champions League final later Saturday.
There are milestones at stake in the Stade de France.
Philadelphia Phillies (21-25, third in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (30-17, first in the NL East)
New York; Saturday, 7:15 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Phillies: Zach Eflin (1-3, 4.14 ERA, 1.16 WHIP, 35 strikeouts); Mets: Taijuan Walker (2-0, 2.70 ERA, 1.17 WHIP, 18 strikeouts)
Cleveland Guardians (18-23, third in the AL Central) vs. Detroit Tigers (16-28, fourth in the AL Central)
Detroit; Saturday, 4:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Guardians: Shane Bieber (1-3, 3.74 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, 46 strikeouts); Tigers: Elvin Rodriguez (0-0, 9.39 ERA, 1.57 WHIP, six strikeouts)
Baltimore Orioles (19-27, fifth in the AL East) vs. Boston Red Sox (21-24, fourth in the AL East)
Boston; Saturday, 12:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Orioles: TBD; Red Sox: Nathan Eovaldi (1-2, 4.10 ERA, 1.16 WHIP, 53 strikeouts)
Kansas City Royals (15-29, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Minnesota Twins (28-18, first in the AL Central)
Minneapolis; Saturday, 2:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Royals: Brady Singer (1-0, 1.83 ERA, .97 WHIP, 18 strikeouts); Twins: Chris Archer (0-1, 3.86 ERA, 1.39 WHIP, 28 strikeouts)
Chicago Cubs (18-26, third in the NL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (22-22, second in the AL Central)
Chicago; Saturday, 7:15 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Keegan Thompson (4-0, 1.54 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, 31 strikeouts); White Sox: Johnny Cueto (0-0, .00 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, 12 strikeouts)
New York Yankees (33-13, first in the AL East) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (26-19, second in the AL East)
St. Petersburg, Florida; Saturday, 4:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Yankees: Gerrit Cole (4-1, 3.31 ERA, 1.05 WHIP, 62 strikeouts); Rays: Corey Kluber (1-2, 4.42 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 37 strikeouts)
Milwaukee Brewers (29-17, first in the NL Central) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (25-20, second in the NL Central)
St. Louis; Saturday, 2:15 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Brewers: Adrian Houser (3-4, 2.98 ERA, 1.28 WHIP, 35 strikeouts); Cardinals: Matthew Liberatore (0-0, 7.71 ERA, 1.93 WHIP, three strikeouts)
Los Angeles Dodgers (31-14, first in the NL West) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (23-24, fourth in the NL West)
Phoenix; Saturday, 7:15 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Dodgers: Tony Gonsolin (4-0, 1.62 ERA, .97 WHIP, 37 strikeouts); Diamondbacks: Merrill Kelly (3-2, 3.49 ERA, 1.31 WHIP, 42 strikeouts)
Miami Marlins (18-25, fourth in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (22-24, second in the NL East)
Atlanta; Saturday, 4:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Marlins: Sandy Alcantara (4-2, 2.11 ERA, 1.07 WHIP, 49 strikeouts); Braves: Tucker Davidson (1-1, 8.71 ERA, 2.03 WHIP, seven strikeouts)
San Francisco Giants (24-20, third in the NL West) vs. Cincinnati Reds (15-30, fifth in the NL Central)
Cincinnati; Saturday, 4:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Alex Wood (0-0); Reds: TBD
Toronto Blue Jays (25-20, third in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Angels (27-20, second in the AL West)
Anaheim, California; Saturday, 10:07 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Yusei Kikuchi (2-1, 3.47 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, 40 strikeouts); Angels: Michael Lorenzen (5-2, 3.05 ERA, 1.07 WHIP, 29 strikeouts)
Houston Astros (29-17, first in the AL West) vs. Seattle Mariners (19-27, fourth in the AL West)
Seattle; Saturday, 10:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Astros: Jose Urquidy (4-1, 4.24 ERA, 1.41 WHIP, 30 strikeouts); Mariners: Logan Gilbert (4-2, 2.77 ERA, 1.10 WHIP, 55 strikeouts)
Pittsburgh Pirates (18-26, fourth in the NL Central) vs. San Diego Padres (29-16, second in the NL West)
San Diego; Saturday, 10:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: JT Brubaker (0-4, 4.64 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, 47 strikeouts); Padres: Joe Musgrove (5-0, 1.90 ERA, .94 WHIP, 51 strikeouts)
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Matt Frey had three hits and drove in four runs, Riley Bertram had four hits with three RBI and fifth-seeded Michigan defeated top-seeded Maryland 15-8 on Friday night in the Big Ten Tournament.
Jordan Beck drove in two runs and four pitchers combined on a six-hitter to give top-seeded Tennessee a 5-2 win over fourth-seeded LSU in the SEC Tournament on Friday night.
Beck had an RBI triple in the first inning before scoring on a wild pitch and drew a bases-loaded walk in the second.
Los Angeles Sparks (3-6, 1-3 Western Conference) at Minnesota Lynx (2-6, 1-3 Western Conference)
Minneapolis; Sunday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Minnesota Lynx face the Los Angeles Sparks.