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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps wasn't competing on opening night of the U.S. Olympic swimming trials. Still, the 18-time gold medalist's influence impacted the results in the 400-meter individual medley, an event he once dominated. With a proud Phelps looking on, his training...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — When Marcus Titus is gliding through the water, his head bobbing up and down, he doesn't hear the roar of the crowd. Or anything else, for that matter. Deaf since birth, Titus swims in a quiet isolation that he believes actually gives him an edge over those in...
LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray was part of the first wave of top tennis players who hired former stars of the game as coaches, striking up a successful partnership with Ivan Lendl that resulted in two Grand Slam titles, including at Wimbledon in 2013. After splitting, Murray and...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Lionel Messi says he's quitting Argentina's national team. Argentina and Messi lost a final for the third year in a row, with Chile winning the Copa America 4-2 on penalty kicks following a 0-0 tie Sunday night. His nation's captain and career...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Chad Kuhl seemingly didn't stand much of a chance in his major league debut against a three-time National League Cy Young Award winner on a nine-game winning streak. Yet Kuhl pitched five effective innings and David Freese hit a three-run double that sent the...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Lionel Messi still awaits his first title with Argentina's national team. Messi put his penalty kick over the crossbar, Francisco Silva converted Chile's final shot and La Roja won their second straight Copa America title by beating Argentina 4-2 on...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The first event of the U.S. Olympic swimming trials produced a stunner: Ryan Lochte failed to qualify for the team Sunday night in an event he won at the 2012 London Games. Lochte, an 11-time Olympic medalist, raced out to a big lead on the first two legs of...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps is dropping the 200-meter freestyle at the U.S. swimming trials, leaving the 18-time Olympic gold medalist with four events. Phelps said Sunday night that he wouldn't compete in the 200 free preliminaries Monday. He didn't swim Sunday on the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Conor Gillaspie hit a game-ending RBI double with one out in the ninth inning to lift San Francisco past the Philadelphia Phillies 8-7 on Sunday and give manager Bruce Bochy his 800th win with the Giants. Ramiro Pena doubled down the right-field line off...