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LEADING OFF: Nats a win from 1st World Series…

LEADING OFF: Nationals go for sweep of slumping Cards and first World Series in Washington since 1933, Cole seeks 19th straight win as ALCS shifts to New York for Game 3 with Astros and Yankees tied

Putin wants to leave doping issues in past amid data inquiry

Vladimir Putin says Russia wants to leave its doping "shortcomings" in the past, even as it faces questions regarding data tampering

Roger Federer says he plans to play at 2020 Tokyo…

Roger Federer says he plans to play at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

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Simone Biles Is The Most Decorated World…

Biles beat Vitaly Scherbo's record of 23 medals, which was set in 1996.

Packers get the calls, Crosby hits late FG to…

Mason Crosby nailed a 23-yard field goal as time expired, and the Green Bay Packers benefited from some questionable officiating to edge the Detroit Lions 23-22

Labor union wants inspections at Tokyo Olympic…

Tokyo Olympic organizers and two government bodies building venues for next year’s games have until the end of the month to agree to outside inspections on construction sites

Robles homers in return to Nats' lineup in Game 3…

Victor Robles homers in return to Nationals' lineup in Game 3 of NLCS vs. Cardinals

2026 Olympics in Italy could slide over border to St Moritz

When St. Moritz hosts the sliding events at the 2020 Youth Winter Olympics, it could be an audition for a bigger event

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Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from…

Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals' struggling bats and Washington moved one win from the city's first World Series appearance in 86 years

Tokyo Games: Union wants venue inspection, worker interviews

International union wants venue inspection, worker interviews at venues being built for the Tokyo Olympics

LeBron: Rockets' Morey 'wasn't educated' on China…

LeBron James believes Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey "was either misinformed or not really educated on the situation" and the potential consequences of his actions when he tweeted in support of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests

Yankees, Astros plan all relievers in ALCS Game 4…

The New York Yankees and Houston Astros plan all-bullpen games from the start in Game 4 of the AL Championship Series in a sign of the times

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Manager Dave Roberts, Andrew Friedman to return…

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts and president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman will be back next season

Ben Simmons hits his first 3-pointer and crowd…