Overcoming a mid-match lull and a third-set deficit, Serena Williams won her third French Open title and 20th major singles trophy by beating 13th-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic 6-3, 6-7 (2), 6-2 on Saturday.
Erasmo Ramirez beat his former team, combining with four relievers to help the Tampa Bay Rays defeat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Thursday night.
Garrett Jones and Mark Teixeira homered, Masahiro Tanaka gave up one run over seven innings in his return from the disabled list and the New York Yankees completed a three-game sweep of Seattle Mariners with a 3-1 victory Wednesday.
Investigative reports allege Nike Oregon Project track coach Alberto Salazar violated anti-doping rules, pressuring athletes to take medications they didn't need to improve performance. The reports also allege evidence that Galen Rupp took performance enhancing drugs, starting in high school. Salazar and Rupp deny the accusations.
Russell Wilson provided a warning. Don't expect him to make statements regarding his contract negotiations with the Seattle Seahawks until a deal is reached.
Seattle Seahawks' star, Richard Sherman, threw out the Ceremonial First Pitch for the Seattle Mariners on June 2nd against the New York Yankees.
Closer Fernando Rodney allowed the tying run in the ninth and New York's Garrett Jones hit a three-run home run in 11th as the Yankees beat Seattle 5-3 Tuesday night.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter will resign from soccer's governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and has promised to call for fresh elections to choose a successor.
Browns coach Mike Pettine is defending quarterback Johnny Manziel, saying he's unhappy with outside chatter about Manziel's relationship with the team following a rehab stay and a minor confrontation with a fan.
Ahmed Zayat boldly spends big bucks buying and betting on horses, and brags about how successful he's been at everything he's set out to accomplish.
In front of a handful of cheering fans, Tiger Woods took the course at Chambers Bay for the first time in his career on Monday.
A 92-year-old cancer survivor rocked her way into the record books Sunday, becoming the oldest woman to finish a marathon.
A warm Saturday afternoon at Hayward Field saw some of the world’s best athletes finding their mid-season form in the Prefontaine Classic, with a number of records falling and some top ranked athletes excelling.
Forty years ago Friday night, Steve Prefontaine attended a party near Hendricks Park. Shortly after midnight in the early morning hours of May 30, 1975, Prefontaine lost control of his car and crashed.
Coach Bill Belichick shed little light Friday in his first public remarks since the report was issued on the Patriots' use of deflated footballs.