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  1. Daily Dime: Loading up on the Mariners at Chicago (weather permitting)
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    Daily Dime: Loading up on the Mariners at Chicago (weather permitting)

  2. Sources: John Daly taken to hospital for evaluation
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    Sources: John Daly taken to hospital for evaluation

  3. Jets center Nick Mangold helps police arrest five car burglars
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    Jets center Nick Mangold helps police arrest five car burglars

  4. Steve Smith ejected for fighting, then watches rest of game with oldest son
    Eric Edholm

    Steve Smith ejected for fighting, then watches rest of game with oldest son

  5. EJ Manuel, Tyrod Taylor shred Steelers, adding intrigue to Bills QB battle
    Eric Edholm

    EJ Manuel, Tyrod Taylor shred Steelers, adding intrigue to Bills QB battle

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  7. Rocco Grimaldi remembers historic hockey double-header day
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    Rocco Grimaldi remembers historic hockey double-header day

  8. It's National Draft Day on Yahoo Sports, get fantasy football advice from our experts
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    It's National Draft Day on Yahoo Sports, get fantasy football advice from our experts

  9. Falcons, Julio Jones reportedly agree to massive five-year extension
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    Falcons, Julio Jones reportedly agree to massive five-year extension

  10. Canadiens legend Henri Richard suffering from Alzheimer's: Report
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    Canadiens legend Henri Richard suffering from Alzheimer's: Report

  11. Hat trick! Edwin Encarnacion hits three homers, drives in nine in Jays win
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    Hat trick! Edwin Encarnacion hits three homers, drives in nine in Jays win

  12. Expert Fantasy Football advice from National Draft Day 2015
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    Expert Fantasy Football advice from National Draft Day 2015

  • Moustakas has 3 RBIs, Royals beat Rays 6-3

    Moustakas has 3 RBIs, Royals beat Rays 6-3

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Mike Moustakas had three hits and three RBIs, Kendrys Morales kept up his torrid two-out hitting and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 minutes 10 seconds ago
  • Sky clinches playoff spot, tops Dream 98-96

    ATLANTA (AP) -- Cappie Pondexter scored 22 points and the Chicago Sky beat the Atlanta Dream 98-96 on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 minutes 10 seconds ago
  • Nationals hit 3 homers, Zimmermann goes 7 in 5-1 win

    Nationals hit 3 homers, Zimmermann goes 7 in 5-1 win

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Clint Robinson and Ian Desmond hit back-to-back home runs, Jordan Zimmermann pitched seven innings and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-1 on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 minutes 59 seconds ago
  • Late TD lifts Montana, Stitt past NDSU

    If the Montana Grizzlies football program didn't quite know what it had in a new head coach stepping up from the Division II level, everybody must be believing after Bob Stitt and the 13th-ranked Grizzlies upset four-time defending FCS champion … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 minutes 59 seconds ago
  • Gimme Da Lute wins $100,000 El Cajon Stakes at Del Mar

    Gimme Da Lute wins $100,000 El Cajon Stakes at Del Mar

    DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) -- Gimme Da Lute won the $100,000 El Cajon Stakes by a half-length Saturday at Del Mar for trainer Bob Baffert, who was across the country watching his Triple Crown champion American Pharoah lose at Saratoga. … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
  • Mets acquire former D-Backs closer Addison Reed to solidify bullpen

    Mets acquire former D-Backs closer Addison Reed to solidify bullpen

    Sandy Alderson is still looking bolster his roster even as the Mets close in on a division crown. … More »

    Big League Stew - 6 minutes ago
  • Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    Bart Cummings, one of Australia's most successful and celebrated horse racing trainers, died on Sunday, aged 87. "His final moments were spent with his family and wife of 61 years, Valmae, with whom he celebrated their anniversary on Friday," … More »

    Reuters - 8 minutes ago
  • Factbox - Profile of 'Cups King' Bart Cummings

    Factbox on Australia's most successful horse trainer Bart Cummings, who died on Sunday aged 87. * Worked for his father as a strapper, helping him prepare Comic Court for the 1950 Melbourne Cup with the stallion, carrying 59kgs, winning the 3,200m … More »

    Reuters - 8 minutes ago
  • Fagundez youngest to 25 goals, Revolution beat Union 1-0

    Fagundez youngest to 25 goals, Revolution beat Union 1-0

    CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Diego Fagundez became the youngest player to score 25 career MLS goals and the New England Revolution beat the Philadelphia Union 1-0 on Saturday for their third straight victory. … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • Horse racing-Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    * Cummings dies in his sleep aged 87 * Cummings trained record 12 Melbourne Cup winners * Tributes flow in from the racing world (Adds details, tributes) SYDNEY, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Bart Cummings, one of Australia's most successful and celebrated … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • Bengals QB Dalton leaves with sore neck

    Bengals QB Dalton leaves with sore neck

    Quarterback Andy Dalton scored on a keeper that completed Cincinnati's opening drive against the Chicago Bears on Saturday night, then left the game as a precaution because of a sore neck. Dalton had players piled on top of him after his 1-yard … More »

    AP - Sports - 12 minutes ago
  • Prince, Charles lead Liberty to 80-66 win over Sun

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- Epiphanny Prince had 18 points and four steals and Tina Charles added 15 points and five assists to help the New York Liberty beat the Connecticut Sun 80-66 on Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 16 minutes ago
  • Vogelsong outdone by Lynn as Giants blanked by Cardinals 6-0

    Vogelsong outdone by Lynn as Giants blanked by Cardinals 6-0

    The San Francisco Giants have been so good against St. Louis in recent years and through their winning postseason runs, and against Lance Lynn, too. Lynn finally earned his first career victory against San Francisco this time, outpitching Ryan … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • Kelly outpitches deGrom, BoSox beat Mets

    Kelly outpitches deGrom, BoSox beat Mets

    In one month, Joe Kelly has gone from total disappointment to the top of the rotation. Kelly won his sixth straight outing, recovering nicely from a rocky start to outpitch Jacob deGrom and lead the Boston Red Sox over the New York Mets 3-1 … More »

    AP - Sports - 21 minutes ago
  • Bills' Manuel excels, 7 for 8 with 2 TDs

    Bills' Manuel excels, 7 for 8 with 2 TDs

    Rex Ryan said it's finally time to select the Buffalo Bills starting quarterback. In five-plus series, Manuel went 7 of 8 for 170 yards and two touchdowns, a 67-yarder to tight end Charles Clay and a 37-yarder to Tobias Palmer. … More »

    AP - Sports - 24 minutes ago
  • Sources: John Daly taken to hospital for evaluation

    Sources: John Daly taken to hospital for evaluation

    The veteran with a penchant for excess was playing in an outing at Deerfield Golf Club when the incident happened. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 34 minutes ago
  • A bold opening statement for Montana's Stitt

    A bold opening statement for Montana's Stitt

    It's all rolled up into new Montana football coach Bob Stitt's style of offense that he unveiled on Saturday against a team that, oh, has won the last four FCS national championships. Stitt's punch-you-in-the-mouth style of offense has its … More »

    AP - Sports - 34 minutes ago
  • Bo Levi Mitchell throws two touchdowns as Stampeders rout Blue Bombers

    Bo Levi Mitchell passed for 314 yards and two touchdowns as the Calgary Stampeders extended their winning streak to four games with a dominating 36-8 victory over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Saturday. Calgary's record improved to 7-2, while the … More »

    The Canadian Press - 34 minutes ago
  • Packers WR Cobb injures shoulder

    Packers WR Cobb injures shoulder

    Receiver Randall Cobb has left the Packers' preseason game Saturday night against the Philadelphia Eagles with a shoulder injury. Cobb appeared to be favoring his right arm after landing on the arm as he was trying to catch a pass on the sideline … More »

    AP - Sports - 34 minutes ago
  • Dolphins' Pouncey departs with hurt knee

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey has left his team's exhibition game with a knee injury, further scrambling their offensive line situation. … More »

    AP - Sports - 36 minutes ago
  • Steve Smith ejected for fighting, then watches rest of game with oldest son

    Steve Smith ejected for fighting, then watches rest of game with oldest son

    Steve Smith and old rival DeAngelo Hall got into it Saturday night, which led to words between John Harbaugh and Jay Gruden. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 41 minutes ago
  • Inkster, Davies, Johnson tied at Legends

    FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) -- U.S. Solheim Cup captain Juli Inkster, Laura Davies and Trish Johnson shared the lead at 1-under 71 on Saturday after the first round of The Legends Championship. … More »

    AP - Sports - 43 minutes ago
  • The Latest: Shigetomo, Kim lead halfway through marathon

    The Latest: Shigetomo, Kim lead halfway through marathon

    Risa Shigetomo of Japan and Kim Hye Song of North Korea led a tightly bunched field halfway through Sunday's marathon at the world championships. There were 14 runners within a second of the lead, including two-time defending champion Edna Kiplagat … More »

    AP - Sports - 47 minutes ago
  • Ernst leads suspended Yokohama Tire

    Ernst leads suspended Yokohama Tire

    Austin Ernst endured a long weather delay before grabbing the lead at the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic. A number of players had to complete the second round Saturday after a 90-minute delay a day earlier. … More »

    AP - Sports - 47 minutes ago
  • Lynn leads Cards by Giants, hurts ankle

    Lynn leads Cards by Giants, hurts ankle

    Somehow, Lance Lynn stayed on his feet long enough to finally beat the San Francisco Giants. Lynn still wound up with his first career win over the Giants, sending the NL Central-leading Cardinals to a 6-0 victory. Later in the clubhouse, Lynn … More »

    AP - Sports - 47 minutes ago
  • Montana rallies to stun NDSU on late TD

    If the Montana Grizzlies football program didn't quite know what it had in a new head coach stepping up from the Division II level, everybody must be believing after Bob Stitt and the 13th-ranked Grizzlies upset four-time defending FCS champion … More »

    AP - Sports - 48 minutes ago
  • Horse racing-Profile of 'Cups King' Bart Cummings

    Factbox on Australia's most successful horse trainer Bart Cummings, who died on Sunday aged 87. * Worked for his father as a strapper, helping him prepare Comic Court for the 1950 Melbourne Cup with the stallion, carrying 59kgs, winning the 3,200m … More »

    Reuters - 48 minutes ago
  • Rookies Abdullah, Zenner filling in nicely for Lions

    Detroit Lions rookie running backs Ameer Abdullah and Zach Zenner have made good impressions so far in training camp in the absence of last year's starter Joique Bell. Bell has been on the physically unable to perform list since the beginning of … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 0 minutes ago
  • American Pharoah upset at Travers Stakes

    American Pharoah upset at Travers Stakes

    The day after American Pharoah won the Belmont Stakes and became the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years, trainer Bob Baffert already was leery of Saratoga in the summer. The track lived up to its reputation as the ''Graveyard of Favorites'' when … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
  • LEADING OFF: Encarnacion's encore, Eovaldi brings heat

    LEADING OFF: Encarnacion's encore, Eovaldi brings heat

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues Sunday: … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
  • Djokovic confident despite run-up losses to rivals

    Djokovic confident despite run-up losses to rivals

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic lost to rivals Roger Federer and Andy Murray in the finals of U.S. Open warm-up events but the Serb insists those defeats have aided his preparations for the last grand slam of the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • Jets' 1st-rounder Leonard Williams leaves with knee injury

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- New York Jets first-round draft pick Leonard Williams has left the team's preseason game against the Giants with a knee injury and is questionable to return. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Djokovic confident despite run-up losses to rivals

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK, Aug 29 (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic lost to rivals Roger Federer and Andy Murray in the finals of U.S. Open warm-up events but the Serb insists those defeats have aided his preparations for the last grand slam … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 23 minutes ago
  • 'Skins LT Williams gets new 5-year deal

    'Skins LT Williams gets new 5-year deal

    Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams agreed to terms Saturday on a new five-year contract that comes with $32 million in guaranteed money. Williams' agent, Vincent Taylor, said Williams will receive an $8.5 million signing bonus. Taylor … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 24 minutes ago
  • Kvitova defends Connecticut Open title

    Kvitova defends Connecticut Open title

    Second-seeded Petra Kvitova won her second straight Connecticut Open title Saturday, beating fourth-seeded Lucie Safarova 6-7 (6), 6-2, 6-2 in the all-Czech Republic final. It's the third time Kvitova has won the tournament, putting her one behind … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 24 minutes ago
  • Menard wins Xfinity in native Wisconsin

    Menard wins Xfinity in native Wisconsin

    Paul Menard has cherished wins at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Milwaukee Mile in his home state of Wisconsin. Menard got his wish Saturday, taking advantage of a lengthy late-race caution and then holding off Ryan Blaney to win the NASCAR … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 27 minutes ago
  • Falcons extend WR Jones 5 yrs., $71.25M

    Falcons extend WR Jones 5 yrs., $71.25M

    The Atlanta Falcons agreed to a $71.25 million, five-year contract extension with Julio Jones on Saturday that compares favorably with recent deals paid to other top wide receivers. Owner Arthur Blank recently said an agreement would come soon, and … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 32 minutes ago
  • Montana stuns North Dakota State 38-35 on late TD

    Montana stuns North Dakota State 38-35 on late TD

    Joey Counts scored on a 1-yard run on fourth-and-goal with 2 seconds left to give Montana a 38-35 victory over four-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State on Saturday. Playing their first game under coach Bob Stitt, the Grizzlies rallied to … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 37 minutes ago
  • Toronto FC GM sees Giovinco call-up to Italian team as 'watershed moment' for MLS

    Toronto FC GM sees Giovinco call-up to Italian team as 'watershed moment' for MLS

    TORONTO - For Sebastian Giovinco, a recall to the Italian national team is proof that you get rewarded for good play. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 45 minutes ago
  • Horse Racing-'Cups King' trainer Cummings dies

    * Cummings saddled 12 Melbourne Cup victories * Claimed 268 Group One wins in celebrated career (Adds details) SYDNEY, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Bart Cummings, the most successful horse trainer in Melbourne Cup history, has died in Sydney. Cummings won … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 47 minutes ago