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  1. Blake Swihart's inside-the-park homer helps Red Sox stop streaking Mets
    Mark Townsend

    Blake Swihart's inside-the-park homer helps Red Sox stop streaking Mets

  2. Pavel Medvedev scores nasty ‘lacrosse’ goal in KHL (Video)
    Greg Wyshynski

    Pavel Medvedev scores nasty ‘lacrosse’ goal in KHL (Video)

  3. Titans QB Marcus Mariota impresses again in third preseason game
    Frank Schwab

    Titans QB Marcus Mariota impresses again in third preseason game

  4. Devin Setoguchi comes to Maple Leafs with right attitude after 'wrong turn'
    Josh Cooper

    Devin Setoguchi comes to Maple Leafs with right attitude after 'wrong turn'

  5. Eugenie Bouchard's short stint with tennis legend Jimmy Connors ends Sunday
    Stephanie Myles

    Eugenie Bouchard's short stint with tennis legend Jimmy Connors ends Sunday

  6. Brendan Parker tries sledge hockey
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    Brendan Parker tries sledge hockey

  7. Unexpected ace helping power Cubs’ resurgence
    Tim Brown

    Unexpected ace helping power Cubs’ resurgence

  8. Running Back Shuffle Up: Peterson and Lynch share the yellow jersey
    Scott Pianowski

    Running Back Shuffle Up: Peterson and Lynch share the yellow jersey

  9. Fantasy Football Ranks: Preseason '15
    Yahoo Sports Staff

    Fantasy Football Ranks: Preseason '15

  10. Patriots' offense, Tom Brady rally a bit after slow start to preseason
    Frank Schwab

    Patriots' offense, Tom Brady rally a bit after slow start to preseason

  11. Parapan Am athlete balances two sports as he eyes Paralympics
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    Parapan Am athlete balances two sports as he eyes Paralympics

  12. On second thought, Robert Griffin III will sit out with concussion
    Frank Schwab

    On second thought, Robert Griffin III will sit out with concussion

  • Carter's cancer rekindles memories of 1980 Olympic boycott

    Thirty-five years after his hopes for a gold medal were dashed by Jimmy Carter's boycott of the Moscow Olympics, Craig Beardsley is at peace. ''We were just pawns,'' Beardsley said. Carter's diagnosis of cancer that spread to his brain - and his … More »

    AP - Sports - 22 minutes ago
  • Tallent takes shot at Russia after silver in 50K walk

    Tallent takes shot at Russia after silver in 50K walk

    Already outspoken about doping in his sport, Australian race walker Jared Tallent took another shot at Russia after earning a silver medal in the 50-kilometer event Saturday at the world championships. Tallent has two silver medals from the … More »

    AP - Sports - 27 minutes ago
  • Ceasefire breaks down in three areas in Syria - monitor

    A ceasefire in a Syrian town near the Lebanese border and two villages to the north has broken down after renewed shelling, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said on Saturday. The truce between the Syrian army and the … More »

    Reuters - 29 minutes ago
  • Pujara hits fifty as Sri Lanka reduce India to 119-4

    Pujara hits fifty as Sri Lanka reduce India to 119-4

    Comeback man Cheteshwar Pujara recorded his seventh half-century as India made slow progress to reach 119 for four wickets at lunch on the second day of the third and final test against Sri Lanka on Saturday. Resuming on 50-2, the visitors lost … More »

    Reuters - 30 minutes ago
  • Soldado back among the goals on La Liga return

    Soldado back among the goals on La Liga return

    Roberto Soldado's two-year stint at English club Tottenham Hotspur was widely considered a failure but the former Spain forward appears to have rediscovered his scoring touch on his return to La Liga with Villarreal. Soldado struck in the Europa … More »

    Reuters - 43 minutes ago