A group of players from the U.S. women's national team, who will vie for a spot in the World Cup in October qualifying, have joined with several international players in protesting the turf surfaces for next summer's big event in Canada.
After rallying from 3-0 and 4-3 deficits to send the contest into extra innings for the fourth straight game -- and sixth in its last seven home outings -- the Blue Jays went into the 11th inning Tuesday tied 4-4 with the Boston Red Sox.
The seventh-seeded Bouchard routed Olga Govortsova 6-2, 6-1 on Tuesday in the first round of the U.S. Open. The last time she played at a major tournament, the 20-year-old made history: the first Canadian to reach a Grand Slam final.
The Timberwolves unveiled the bounty they got for All-Star Kevin Love at the Minnesota State Fair, and Andrew Wiggins wore an ear-to-ear smile for most of the day as hundreds of fans followed him around the fairgrounds.
While 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis was in the process of stunning a Grand Slam finalist to become the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since 1996, her father did his best to conceal his emotions courtside.
The CFL announced Tuesday that Dressler had cleared NFL waivers and therefore was an unrestricted free agent. The former Saskatchewan Roughriders slotback was released Monday by the Kansas City Chiefs.
Manchester United broke the British transfer-fee record by signing Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid for 59.7 million pounds ($99 million) on Tuesday, extending a summer spending spree that was sparked by its most disappointing season in a generation.
Dwight Anderson's stay with the Toronto Argonauts was a short one. The Argos released the veteran cornerback Tuesday after just seven games. Running back Jeremiah Johnson and receiver Terrell Sinkfield were also let go.