Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

Jordan Spieth hits his second shot on the ninth hole during the third round of the Travelers Championship golf tournament at TPC River Highlands on Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Cromwell, Conn. (Brad Horrigan/Hartford Courant via AP) CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Spieth...

Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma

Kyle Larson looks on after qualifying, Friday, June 16, 2017, for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race in Brooklyn, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Chip Ganassi likes winners, and his drivers have him in prime position to celebrate another victory....

Olson, Brugman, Barreto hit 1st HRs, A’s rout White Sox 10-2

The Oakland Athletics Franklin Barreto (1) Matt Olson, center, and Jaycob Brugman celebrate a win over the Chicago White Sox after a baseball game Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) CHICAGO (AP) — Matt Olson hit his first two major league...

LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals

LSU’s Michael Papierski (2) follows through on his three-run home run against Oregon State in the third inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball elimination game in Omaha, Neb., Saturday, June 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Caleb Gilbert...

Worth the wait: Bibens-Dirkx pitches Rangers past Yanks 8-1

Texas Rangers’ Austin Bibens-Dirkx delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Saturday, June 24, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) NEW YORK (AP) — Austin Bibens-Dirkx pitched seven dazzling innings in his...

Spithill, Oracle get swagger back with 1st America’s Cup win

Emirates Team New Zealand, right, races Oracle Team USA during the sixth race of America’s Cup sailing competition Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Hamilton, Bermuda. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — Skipper Jimmy Spithill has his swagger back, meaning...

Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna feeling ‘weird,’ mentally off

FILE – In this June 18, 2017 file photo, Toronto Blue Jays reliever Roberto Osuna pitches to the Chicago White Sox during ninth inning American League baseball action in Toronto. Osuna said he is out of sorts mentally, feeling “anxious” and “weird.”...

Kochs partner with ‘Primetime’ Sanders to fight poverty

COLORADO SPRING, Colo. (AP) — Retired football star Deion Sanders is partnering with the conservative Koch brothers to help fight poverty in Texas. The unlikely partnership, announced on Saturday, will raise $21 million over the next three years to fund anti-poverty...

Rangers put Perez on DL after LHP hurts right thumb at hotel

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Martin Perez throws to the Toronto Blue Jays in the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) NEW YORK (AP) — A hotel door has jammed up Martin Perez and the Texas Rangers. In the...

Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America’s Cup

In this photo provided by America’s Cup Event Authority, Emirates Team New Zealand competes against Oracle Team USA during the America’s Cup sailing competition, in the Great Sound of Bermuda, Saturday, June 24, 2017. (Ricardo Pinto/ACEA via AP) HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP)...