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They were booing when Clayton Kershaw was lifted from Game 5, and that was a good thing

The lefthander put the Dodgers one win away from their first championship since 1988 by holding the Rays to two runs on five hits.

Patrick Cantlay claims come-from-behind victory at Zozo Championship

He caught and then passed Justin Thomas and Jon Rahm.

sports log

Lewis Hamilton races to history with Formula One victory

The British driver now sits atop the Formula One career win list with 92, passing Michael Schumacher.

NFL Noteboook

NFL fines Titans $350,000 for COVID-19 outbreak; Raiders could be next

The Titans had 24 people, including 13 players, test positive for COVID-19 between Sept. 24 and Oct. 11.

‘Brian’s Song,’ ‘Roots,’ ‘Purple Rain’ writer dies at 83

William Blinn, a screenwriter for the landmark TV projects “Brian’s Song” and “Roots” and the Prince film “Purple Rain,” has died. He was 83.

College football notebook

Strong showing for Justin Fields, Ohio State in Big Ten opener

There were no cheerleaders, no marching band, and no script "Ohio” at Ohio Stadium for the first time in 84 years.

Nathan Chen, Mariah Bell capture Skate America crowns in Las Vegas

Chen won handily over Vincent Zhou, and Bell just did edge out Bradie Tennell.

Justin Thomas turns strong finish into one-shot lead over Jon Rahm at Zozo Championship

Thomas trailed by as many as two shots on the back nine, birdied two of the last three holes to move into the lead.