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  1. Milos Raonic was willing at the US Open, but his back didn't cooperate
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    Milos Raonic was willing at the US Open, but his back didn't cooperate

  2. Gus Bradley confident in 2015 Jaguars squad
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    Gus Bradley confident in 2015 Jaguars squad

  3. Royal Vale's elite hockey program
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    Royal Vale's elite hockey program

  4. Chris Davis goes deep twice, becomes first to reach 40 homers in Orioles win
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    Chris Davis goes deep twice, becomes first to reach 40 homers in Orioles win

  5. Tom Brady issues statement: 'To a large degree, we have all lost'
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    Tom Brady issues statement: 'To a large degree, we have all lost'

  6. Canada gaining steam as they head to second round at FIBA Americas
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    Canada gaining steam as they head to second round at FIBA Americas

  7. Follow college football's opening weekend live on Yahoo Sports
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    Follow college football's opening weekend live on Yahoo Sports

  8. Daily Dime: Paying up for outfielders while going cheap elsewhere
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    Daily Dime: Paying up for outfielders while going cheap elsewhere

  9. Five CFL prospects to watch this NCAA season

    Five CFL prospects to watch this NCAA season

  10. Matt Wieters hits home run thanks to unintentional assist from Ben Revere
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    Matt Wieters hits home run thanks to unintentional assist from Ben Revere

  11. September 6, 1995: The inside story of the night Cal Ripken saved baseball
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    September 6, 1995: The inside story of the night Cal Ripken saved baseball

  12. A healthy Marcus Stroman presents Blue Jays with good problem to have
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    A healthy Marcus Stroman presents Blue Jays with good problem to have

  • Ferrari CEO will not leave post before IPO: Marchionne

    Ferrari CEO will not leave post before IPO: Marchionne

    Ferrari Chief Executive Amedeo Felisa will not leave his post before the luxury sportscar maker's initial public offering planned for later this year, the boss of parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) said on Saturday. "He (Felisa) will … More »

    Reuters - 13 minutes ago
  • Hamilton fastest in final practice

    Hamilton fastest in final practice

    By Alan Baldwin MONZA, Italy (Reuters) - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton completed a sweep of Italian Grand Prix practice with the top time in Saturday's final session before qualifying. Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel gave the home fans … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 21 minutes ago
  • Hamilton leads final practice at Italian GP; Vettel 2nd

    Hamilton leads final practice at Italian GP; Vettel 2nd

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton remained fastest in the third and final practice session Saturday for the Italian Grand Prix, while Sebastian Vettel moved up to second in a positive sign for Ferrari fans at their home race. Hamilton, the … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 26 minutes ago
  • Nadal falls in marathon US Open match to Fognini

    Nadal falls in marathon US Open match to Fognini

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal ended a sub-par grand slam season on a heartbreaking note when he fell 3-6 4-6 6-4 6-3 6-4 in the third round of the U.S. Open to an inspired Fabio Fognini after winning the first two sets on Friday. … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 6 minutes ago
  • Nicaragua stun Jamaica in World Cup qualifying

    Nicaragua stun Jamaica in World Cup qualifying

    (Reuters) - Nicaragua scored a shock 3-2 away win over Gold Cup runners-up Jamaica on Friday to open the third round of CONCACAF qualifying for the 2018 World Cup. "Today we stole the eagle's eggs," Nicaragua's Costa Rican coach Henry Duarte said … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 9 minutes ago
  • Hamilton stunned by how far McLaren have fallen

    Hamilton stunned by how far McLaren have fallen

    By Alan Baldwin MONZA, Italy (Reuters) - Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton, who won his first title with McLaren in 2008, says he is shocked at how far the sport's second most successful team have fallen since he left for Mercedes. Woking-based … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 11 minutes ago
  • Namibia target elusive first World Cup win

    Namibia target elusive first World Cup win

    By Nick Said CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Namibia’s sole aim at the rugby World Cup is to end a run of 15 straight defeats at the global showpiece as they go into the 2015 tournament with some good form behind them. All of those teams are placed well … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • China beats Russia in 4 sets at volleyball World Cup

    NAGOYA, Japan (AP) -- China beat Russia 25-23, 25-15, 23-25, 25-20 Saturday to move into first place at the women's volleyball World Cup. … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 hours ago
  • Iceland's imminent qualification has been on the cards - coach

    Iceland's imminent qualification has been on the cards - coach

    By Mark Gleeson AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Iceland’s ascent to the brink of qualifying for their first major tournament has been increasingly on the cards, co-coach Heimir Hallgrimsson said as an expectant country anticipates achieving that goal on … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Matt Wieters hits home run thanks to unintentional assist from Ben Revere

    Matt Wieters hits home run thanks to unintentional assist from Ben Revere

    Ben Revere accidentally boosts Matt Wieters' fly ball over the wall with last-second leap. … More »

    Big League Stew - 4 hours ago
  • What to watch on college football's kickoff weekend

    What to watch on college football's kickoff weekend

    With appetizers out of the way, it's time to move on to the main course on this first weekend of college football. … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 hours ago
  • Untested so far at US Open, Federer faces Kohlschreiber

    Untested so far at US Open, Federer faces Kohlschreiber

    Roger Federer has gotten in some practice during his matches so far at the U.S. Open. The second-seeded Federer has dropped just nine games through two rounds, facing only two break points and saving both of them. Kohlschreiber has 21 career wins … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Group leaders Germany confident of unhinging Scotland

    World Cup winners Germany were brimming with confidence ahead of Monday's Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland in Glasgow that could see them book their ticket for next year's tournament, after also beating rivals Poland 3-1 on Friday to take … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • ON THE TEE: Most compelling race in Boston at the bottom

    ON THE TEE: Most compelling race in Boston at the bottom

    For at least one day, the battle at the bottom was more compelling than the battle for No. 1 at the Deutsche Bank Championship. Whoever lands at No. 1 in the world ranking - Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth or Jason Day - won't be decided until after … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Messi and Aguero strike braces as Argentina thump Bolivia

    (Reuters) - Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero struck two goals apiece in Argentina's 7-0 romp against an out-of-sorts Bolivia while Mexico were held 3-3 by Trinidad & Tobago in friendlies in the United States on Friday. A largely second string side, … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Five CFL prospects to watch this NCAA season

    Five CFL prospects to watch this NCAA season

    Five of the top CFL draft prospects to watch in the NCAA this season. … More »

    55 Yard Line - 5 hours ago
  • Nadal blows first 2-set Grand Slam lead

    Nadal blows first 2-set Grand Slam lead

    For the first time in his career, Rafael Nadal lost a Grand Slam match after taking a two-set lead. Once so seemingly invincible, able to run down every last ball and tough to slow down once out in front, Nadal was beaten 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 by … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Friday's Sports In Brief

    Rafael Nadal had never lost a Grand Slam match when taking a two-set lead until he was beaten 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 by 32nd-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy in the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday night. The eighth-seeded Nadal's defeat also … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Nadal falls in marathon U.S. Open match to Fognini

    Nadal falls in marathon U.S. Open match to Fognini

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal ended a sub-par grand slam season on a heartbreaking note when he fell 3-6 4-6 6-4 6-3 6-4 in the third round of the U.S. Open to an inspired Fabio Fognini after winning the first two sets on Friday. … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Williams, Cilic survive scares but no escape for Nadal

    Williams, Cilic survive scares but no escape for Nadal

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Serena Williams and Marin Cilic both survived third round scares on Friday to keep their U.S. Open title defences on track but there was no escape for Rafa Nadal with the twice-winner going down in a late night … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Tennis-Nadal falls in marathon US Open match to Fognini

    * First Nadal grand slam loss after winning first two sets * Snaps Spaniard's 10-year streak of winning a slam * Seven service breaks in a row in fifth set (Adds details, quotes) By Larry Fine NEW YORK, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal ended a … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Tennis-Williams, Cilic survive scares but no escape for Nadal

    * Nadal, Raonic, Ferrer crash out * Venus Williams takes out Swiss teen * Williams sisters on collision (Adds late match) By Steve Keating NEW YORK, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Serena Williams and Marin Cilic both survived third round scares on Friday … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Morrison, Seager help Mariners outslug A's, 11-8

    Morrison, Seager help Mariners outslug A's, 11-8

    Seattle manager Lloyd McClendon certainly was happy with his team's offense, especially with the Mariners' top slugger and leading hitter both on the bench. Then again, McClendon has been pleased with the club's offense since the All-Star break, … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Baseball-Highlights of MLB games on Friday

    (Adds late games) Sept 4 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Friday's Major League Baseball games: - - - - Cubs 14, Diamondbacks 5 Second baseman Addison Russell went 2-for-3 with two home runs while first baseman Anthony Rizzo added a grand slam … More »

    Reuters - 6 hours ago
  • Washington's Petersen loses Boise return

    Washington's Petersen loses Boise return

    Chris Petersen was on the verge of pulling off a stunning upset on the blue field where he providing so many thrilling moments when he was in charge at Boise State. Instead, the Washington coach walked off with a disappointing loss. Jeremy … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Dodgers hit 5 HRs in 8-4 win over Padres

    Dodgers hit 5 HRs in 8-4 win over Padres

    SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Justin Ruggiano and Adrian Gonzalez hit two-run homers and Chase Utley added a solo blast in a five-run sixth inning as the Los Angeles Dodgers hit five homers in an 8-4 win over the San Diego Padres on Friday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Cron's 5 RBIs lift Angels over Rangers

    Cron's 5 RBIs lift Angels over Rangers

    C.J. Cron realizes the Los Angeles Angels are down to their last few chances to make a playoff run. Cron tripled, doubled, singled and drove in all five runs, carrying Los Angeles to a 5-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Friday night. Cron came … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Friday's Scoreboard

    Friday's Games … More »

    The Canadian Press - 6 hours ago
  • Pushed to brink, Serena Williams comes all the way back to extend Grand Slam bid at US Open

    Pushed to brink, Serena Williams comes all the way back to extend Grand Slam bid at US Open

    Even if her latest troublesome first set had finished only an hour earlier, it seemed a distant memory by the time Serena Williams smacked a cross-court forehand passing winner on the run and wound up doing the splits behind the baseline. Yes, … More »

    The Canadian Press - 6 hours ago
  • Pirates snap skid with win in St. Louis

    Pirates snap skid with win in St. Louis

    (The Sports Xchange) - Another excellent start from J.A. Happ helped the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 9-3 rout of the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday. In trimming St. Louis' National League Central Division lead to 5-1/2 games, Pittsburgh (80-53) looked … More »

    Reuters - 6 hours ago
  • Tennis-Nadal falls in third-round marathon match to Fognini

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal ended a sub-par grand slam season on a heartbreaking note when he fell 3-6 4-6 6-4 6-3 6-4 at the U.S. Open to an inspired Fabio Fognini after winning the first two sets at Flushing Meadows on … More »

    Reuters - 6 hours ago
  • Serena extends Slam bid with comeback

    Serena extends Slam bid with comeback

    Even if her latest troublesome first set had finished only an hour earlier, it seemed a distant memory by the time Serena Williams smacked a cross-court forehand passing winner on the run and wound up doing the splits behind the baseline. Yes, … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • US Open Glance

    NEW YORK (AP) -- A look at Friday's play at the $42.3 million U.S. Open tennis championships: … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Latest on US Open: Nadal blows 2-set Slam lead for 1st time

    Latest on US Open: Nadal blows 2-set Slam lead for 1st time

    Rafael Nadal had never lost a Grand Slam match when taking a two-set lead until he was beaten 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 by 32nd-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy in the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday night. The eighth-seeded Nadal's defeat also … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Chris Davis goes deep twice, becomes first to reach 40 homers in Orioles win

    Chris Davis goes deep twice, becomes first to reach 40 homers in Orioles win

    Hot-hitting Chris Davis hits his 39th and 40th homer in the Orioles. That plus a look at the tightening AL and NL East races in the Stew's daily recap. … More »

    Big League Stew - 6 hours ago
  • Baseball-Pirates snap skid with win in St. Louis

    Another excellent start from J.A. Happ helped the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 9-3 rout of the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday. In trimming St. Louis' National League Central Division lead to 5-1/2 games, Pittsburgh (80-53) looked nothing like the team … More »

    Reuters - 7 hours ago
  • Tom Brady says he's sorry NFL had to 'endure' Deflategate scandal

    Tom Brady says he's sorry NFL had to 'endure' Deflategate scandal

    (Reuters) - Star quarterback Tom Brady made his first public comments on Friday since a federal judge threw out his "Deflategate" suspension, saying he was eager to start the National Football League's 2015 season. Brady thanked U.S. District Judge … More »

    Reuters - 7 hours ago
  • Eagles match no World Cup audition for Wallabies hopefuls

    (Reuters) - Michael Cheika has declared his starting 15 for Australia's World Cup bid nailed down but the Wallabies coach is likely to keep everyone guessing until days before their tournament opener against Fiji. Australia play the United States … More »

    Reuters - 7 hours ago
  • Rockies extend Giants' slide to 7

    Rockies extend Giants' slide to 7

    The power display from Carlos Gonzalez and Nolan Arenado has given the Colorado Rockies a boost in their bid to finish an otherwise disappointing season on a strong note. Arenado and Gonzalez hit back-to-back homers in the first inning, backing a … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Milos Raonic was willing at the US Open, but his back didn't cooperate

    Milos Raonic was willing at the US Open, but his back didn't cooperate

    The 24-year-old Canadian is ousted in the third round by No. 18 Feliciano Lopez as his back woes increased. … More »

    Eh Game - 7 hours ago