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LEADING OFF: Strasburg, Nats lead Cards 2-0…

LEADING OFF: Strasburg, Nationals try to extend 2-0 NLCS lead over Cardinals, Yanks star Stanton ailing

Putin wants to leave doping issues in past amid data inquiry

Vladimir Putin says Russia wants to leave its doping "shortcomings" in the past, even as it faces questions regarding data tampering

Federer joins Djokovic in Shanghai quarterfinals

Roger Federer saved five set points in the first set as he scrambled to a 7-6 (7), 6-4 win over 13th-seeded David Goffin and advanced to the Shanghai Masters quarterfinals

Houston Rockets Face Backlash From China After GM…

It all started over the weekend, when Daryl Morey posted an image on Twitter that read, "Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong."

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Yanks' bullpen buckles in 11th after Paxton…

The Yankees went to the bullpen early and kept a parade of relievers going to the mound _ even CC Sabathia _ before J.A. Happ buckled in the 11th inning

Labor union wants inspections at Tokyo Olympic…

Tokyo Olympic organizers and two government bodies building venues for next year’s games have until the end of the month to agree to outside inspections on construction sites

Osaka set to represent Japan at Tokyo Olympics

Naomi Osaka says she intends to represent Japan at next year's Tokyo Olympics

Correa HR in 11th as Astros top Yankees 3-2; ALCS…

Carlos Correa hit a leadoff home run in the 11th inning and the Houston Astros won a battle of the bullpens, beating the New York Yankees 3-2 to tie the AL Championship Series at one game apiece

2026 Olympics in Italy could slide over border to St Moritz

When St. Moritz hosts the sliding events at the 2020 Youth Winter Olympics, it could be an audition for a bigger event

Andrés Gimeno, oldest French Open champion, dies at 82

Andrés Gimeno, the Spanish tennis player who became the oldest man to win the French Open in the professional era, has died

Steelers' Conner scores 2 TDs, Hodges wins first…

James Conner scored two touchdowns, Devin Bush recovered a pair of turnovers and Devlin Hodges won his first NFL start as the Pittsburgh Steelers held off the Los Angeles Chargers 24-17 on Sunday night

Tokyo Games: Union wants venue inspection, worker interviews

International union wants venue inspection, worker interviews at venues being built for the Tokyo Olympics

Federer, Medvedev reach 3rd round in Shanghai; Murray out

Roger Federer and Daniil Medvedev reach 3rd round of Shanghai Masters but Murray is eliminated

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Strasburg starts for Nationals, up 2-0 on…

Stephen Strasburg gets ball for Nationals in Game 3, up 2-0 on Cardinals in NL Championship Series

Darnold throws 2 TDs in return, Jets edge Cowboys…

Sam Darnold gave the Jets' struggling offense a huge boost by throwing two touchdown passes in his return from mononucleosis, and New York held on to beat the Dallas Cowboys 24-22 on Sunday night for their first win of the season.

49ers remain unbeaten with 20-7 win over slumping…

The San Francisco 49ers remained unbeaten with a 20-7 victory over the struggling Los Angeles Rams

Road crew: Wilson's 3 TDs rally Seahawks past…

Russell Wilson throws 2 TD passes, runs for one as Seahawks rally to beat Browns 32-28.

Denver's defense leads Broncos past Titans 16-0

The Denver Broncos beat the Tennessee Titans 16-0 behind seven sacks and three interceptions

Poland, Russia qualify for Euro 2020; Croatia…

Poland and Russia qualified for the 2020 European Championship on Sunday, while Gareth Bale's goal forced Croatia to wait after a 1-1 draw with Wales

Cousins, Diggs fly past Eagles in Vikings' 38-20…

Cousins, Diggs use Eagles for passing drills in 38-20 victory for Vikings

Watson, Hyde lead Texans to 31-24 victory over…

Deshaun Watson threw for 280 yards and a touchdown while running for two more, outdueling Chiefs counterpart Patrick Mahomes and leading the Texans to a 31-24 victory Sunday

Jackson runs, passes Ravens past winless Bengals…

Lamar Jackson runs for 152 yards, throws for 236 yards and carries Ravens past winless Bengals 23-17

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AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 2; Upset drops…

AP Top 25: LSU jumps 3 spots to No. 2 behind Alabama; Clemson, Ohio State, Oklahoma round out top 5; Georgia falls to No. 10 after upset

Rockets focused on basketball after fallout from…

In their first practice since a trip to Asia overshadowed by the aftermath of a tweet on the protests in China about Hong Kong by general manager Daryl Morey, the Rockets were looking to move ahead and insisted they wouldn't let it distract them

Cowboys without starting offensive tackles vs. Jets

The Dallas Cowboys with their top-ranked offense will look to stop a two-game skid without its two starting tackles against the New York Jets who have Sam Darnold back at QB