NBA Free Agency Set to Open, With Many Eyes on Kyle Lowry
Free agency doesn’t start until 6 p.m. Eastern on Monday. The machinations toward getting ready, however, were in full steam on Sunday.
Newcomers Gomes, Marte Boost Jefferies, A’s Over Angels 8-3
Yan Gomes homered in his Oakland debut, fellow newcomer Starling Marte got three hits and stole three bases, and the Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-3.
Canada Upsets US With 1-0 Win in Women’s Soccer
Jessie Fleming scored on a penalty kick in the 74th minute and Canada earned a 1-0 semifinal victory over the United States in the Olympic women’s soccer competition.
Expansion Kraken Revise Grubauer’s Deal After CBA Violation
The expansion Seattle Kraken have revised their contract with goaltender Philipp Grubauer after the initial deal was rejected by the NHL for violating the collective bargaining agreement.
Jade Carey’s Long Road to the Olympics Ends With Gold
American gymnast Jade Carey's long road to the Olympics ended with gold. The 21-year-old claimed the top spot in the women's floor exercise, giving the U.S. team its fifth medal of the games.
Heim Hits Walk-off HR Again, Rangers Rally Past Mariners 4-3
Jonah Heim hit his second walk-off homer in as many games right after a tying, two-run shot from Andy Ibánez in the ninth inning, as the Rangers rally to beat the Mariners 4-3.
Montas Records 10 Strikeouts, Athletics Beat Angels 4-0
Frankie Montas struck out 10 over seven scoreless innings and Oakland took advantage of some early Los Angeles miscues in Starling Marte’s debut with the Athletics and beat the Angels 4-0.
Seattle Mariners Acquires Right-hander Diego Castillo
The Seattle Mariners have acquired right-hander Diego Castillo from the Tampa Bay Rays for reliever JT Chargois and a minor league infielder.
Dressel Breaks Record After Losing It and Other Olympics Results
United States swimmer Caeleb Dressel watched his Olympic record fall in the 100-meter butterfly, only to take it right back.
Mariners’ Héctor Santiago was Suspended for 80 Games by MLB
Seattle pitcher Héctor Santiago was suspended for 80 games by Major League Baseball following a positive test for external testosterone.