By BRAD BROOKS and JENNY BARCHFIELD, Associated Press
July 30, 2015 4:29 p.m.
RIO DE JANEIRO — The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America's first games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic beaches of Rio de Janeiro.
By TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer
July 27, 2015 11:06 p.m.
Paul Goldschmidt hit his 22nd homer of the season in the first inning and scored the go-ahead run in the 10th on Jake Lamb's sacrifice fly as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Monday night.
By JOHN LEICESTER, Associated Press
July 26, 2015 3:03 p.m.
Arms over each other's shoulders, linked together in a long line of happiness, Tour de France winner Chris Froome and his teammates pedaled slowly over the finish line, soaking up the applause Sunday on the Champs-Elysees.
By SARAH TROTTO, Associated Press
July 25, 2015 5:04 p.m.
Cole Hamels became the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter against the Chicago Cubs in 50 years, watching as rookie center fielder Odubel Herrera stumbled on the warning track before catching a flyball to end the Phillies' 5-0 win Saturday.