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Jordan Spieth buried a 55-foot putt for eagle on the 18th green.

Hometown favorite Jordan Spieth shares first-round lead at Byron Nelson event in Texas

Spieth shot 63 to share the lead with J.J. Spaun.

Alex Rodriguez (above) and Marc Lore tried to buy the New York Mets last year but were beaten out.

Minnesota Timberwolves sale to Alex Rodriguez group up for NBA approval

The sale is for $1.5 billion and contingent on keeping the team in Minnesota.

Horse racing | Preakness Stakes
John Velazquez, riding Medina Spirit (far right) to victory at the Kentucky Derby, could encounter a crowded field of contenders at the Preakness Stakes, including Essential Quality with jockey Luis Saez aboard (far left).

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit could be vulnerable at the Preakness Stakes

Medina Spirit's sights on the second jewel of the Triple Crown, the Preakness Stakes, could be obscured by other challengers.

Miguel Cabrera had two RBI singles Wednesday against the Royals, and has six hits in his last four games.

Miguel Cabrera becomes Venezuelan hit king, surpassing Omar Vizquel

The Tigers star has 2,878 hits, one more than Vizquel, who played his last game in 2012.

Gerrit Cole (5-1) scattered four hits and has five starts this season of at least 10 strikeouts and no walks.

Gerrit Cole strikes out 12 in eight innings as Yankees deal with COVID outbreak

COVID-19 protocols impacted the Yankees for the second straight day as Gleyber Torres was kept out of the starting lineup as a precaution.

Bob Baffert's horse, Medina Spirit, will be disqualified from the Kentucky Derby if a second test comes back positive.

Trainer Bob Baffert in spotlight for wrong reasons going into Preakness

Medina Spirit's trainer has cast a pall over Saturday's Preakness.

The Fayetteville Woodpeckers are the Houston Astros' High-A minor league farm team.

Houston Astros believed to be the first to provide furnished apartments for all their minor leaguers

Housing has been among the greatest difficulties facing minor league players during the pandemic.

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Tim Tebow (above) was part of two national champion teams and won a Heisman Trophy playing for Urban Meyer at Florida.

Giving Tim Tebow another NFL shot makes little sense, and is even raising questions of fairness

Urban Meyer's apparent interest in his former college QB as a tight end represents an opportunity that almost no one else in Tebow's position would get.