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Cameron Tringale eagled the par-5 12th and had three birdies in a bogey-free round at  the 3M Open at TPC Twin Cities.

Cameron Tringale drops short putt on 18 to hold on to one-stroke lead at 3M Open

Ater a 3-under-par 68 in the third round, she is at 18 under overall. 49 minutes ago

The Avalanche kicked off the second day of the NHL draft by signing top defenseman Cale Makar to a $54 million, six year contract, then took his younger brother Taylor 224th.

Defenseman Scott Morrow headed to Carolina after a stop in Amherst

The 6-foot-2-inch, 195-pounder grew up in Darien, Conn. 59 minutes ago

Arizona's Daulton Varsho knocked in three runs on Saturday at Wrigley Field, his Diamondbacks grabbing a rare victory from the host Cubs.

Max Scherzer scratched with triceps discomfort, but Nats, righty unconcerned

The three-time Cy Young winner, about to turn 37, had an MRI that came back “extremely clean” and is expected to make his next start despite not going Saturday against Baltimore. 1 hour ago

Yankees 4, Red Sox 3
Red Sox starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi (center) peers over to first base during his outing Saturday against the Yankees. Eovaldi threw seven shutout innings before allowing a run in the eighth that led to his departure. Eovaldi's strong effort went all for naught as reliever Adam Ottavino allowed three more runs with two outs, allowing the Yankees to rally for a 4-3 lead.

Red Sox implode in 4-3 loss to Yankees, wasting a strong outing by Nate Eovaldi

After they were shut out for seven innings, the Yankees rallied for four runs in the eighth inning on Saturday at Fenway Park. 1 hour ago

Olympic notebook
American Brody Malone competes in the rings as part of the men's qualifications at Ariake Gymnastics Centre.

US men’s gymnasts advance to team final, but still in need of a ‘miracle’

The US men's team hasn't won a gymnastics medal at the Olympics since it finished third at the 2008 Beijing Games. 1 hour ago

Italy's Leonardo Fioravanti makes his way into the water for surfing's Olympic debut, at Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach in Ichinomiya, Chiba, Japan.

Sunday, July 25, at the Olympics

Here's a recap of Saturday's events and a preview of Sunday's. 1 hour ago

Cat Osterman pitched six innings of one-hit ball in the 2-0 win.

Cat Osterman pitches US softball over Mexico for 3-0 start

Osterman, who is back in the Olympics at age 38, is not just throwing, but dominating. 2 hours ago

Red Sox notebook
Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale threw 49 pitches over 3⅔ hitless innings in a rehab stint with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs last week.

Chris Sale continues to make progress, but the Red Sox still taking a cautious approach

Red Sox hope to build up Sale's workload to 80 pitches, 5-6 innings. Said pitching coach Dave Bush: “When you activate guys after a long injury, it’s not just that he’s ready to pitch. You want him to pitch consistently.” 2 hours ago