Scoreboard roundup -- 7/25/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:

INTERLEAGUE
Cleveland 4, Pittsburgh 0
Seattle 3, San Francisco 2
Colorado 3, Houston 2

AMERICAN LEAGUE
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UFC's Conor McGregor pleads guilty to Barclays incident

(NEW YORK) -- UFC star Conor McGregor pleaded guilty Thursday to a misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct three months after his arrest following a melee in the loading dock of Barclays Center.

The Brooklyn District Attorney’s Offic... Read More

Serena Williams alleges 'discrimination' in how often she is tested for drugs

(NEW YORK) -- Serena Williams, a 23-time Grand Slam tennis champion, is claiming discrimination after being singled out for drug testing.

Williams, who reached the finals of Wimbledon this month, took to Twitter on Tuesday, saying she's th... Read More

Olympian Cullen Jones is challenging the stereotype that 'black people don’t swim'

(NEW YORK) -- Olympic athlete Cullen Jones defied stereotypes in 2008 when he became the first African-American to break a long-course record in swimming in the 4x100-meter freestyle relay at the Beijing Olympic Games.

He's now working to ... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/24/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:

INTERLEAGUE
Pittsburgh 9, Cleveland 4
Houston 8, Colorado 2, 10 Innings
San Francisco 4, Seattle 3

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Tour de France temporarily interrupted by protesters

(CARCASSONNE, France) -- The Tour de France cycling race on Tuesday was briefly interrupted after French farmers tried to block the road.

Just a few miles after the start of the race between Carcassonne and Bagnères-de-Luchon, in th... Read More

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher stuns with incredible MLB debut 14 months after horrific injury

(ST. LOUIS) -- The St. Louis Cardinals’ Daniel Poncedeleon dazzled on the mound with no-hit pitching in his first major league appearance Monday night, just 14 months after his career and life were on the line.

Poncedeleon was starti... Read More

Mesut Ozil quits German national soccer team, citing 'racism and disrespect'

(BERLIN) -- German soccer player Mesut Ozil announced his decision to quit the national team in the aftermath of a picture taken of him with Turkish president Erdogan. In a series of statements published on Sunday, the 29-year-old said he felt &ldquo... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/21/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Saturday's sports events:

INTERLEAGUE
N.Y. Yankees 7, N.Y. Mets 6
Miami 3, Tampa Bay 2
Oakland 4, San Francisco 3, 11 Innings

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Tiger Woods' strong third round keeps him in contention at British Open

(CARNOUSTIE, Scotland) -- A five-under-par third round at The British Open has Tiger Woods in contention at a major for the first time in years.

Woods shot a 66 on Saturday, and briefly saw his name sit atop the leaderboard following six b... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/20/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events:

INTERLEAGUE
N.Y. Mets 7, N.Y. Yankees 5
Miami 6, Tampa Bay 5
San Francisco 5, Oakland 1

AMERICAN LEAGUE
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Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri apologizes to DeMar DeRozan for 'miscommunication'

(TORONTO) -- Toronto Raptors team president Masai Ujiri issued an apology to former player DeMar DeRozan on Friday, saying the shooting guard's frustration over being traded this week was the result of "miscommunication."

DeRozan was dealt... Read More

NFL and NFLPA agree to put anthem rules on hold for now

(NEW YORK) -- The National Football League and the NFL Players Association issued a joint statement on Thursday promising not to issue or enforce new rules related to player protests during the national anthem for "the next several weeks."

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Scoreboard roundup -- 7/19/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday’s sports events:

NATIONAL LEAGUE
Chicago Cubs 9, St. Louis 6

WOMEN'S NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
Atlanta 82, N.Y. Liberty 68Read More