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A day in the life of a D.C. athlete

What is it like to live like a professional athlete in Washington? We spent a day with D.C. United star Chris Pontius to find out.

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  • American Association

    Central Division W L Pct. GB Sioux City 47 18 .723 — Kansas City 35 27 .565 10½ Gary 30 36 .455 17½ Lincoln 25 40 .385 22 North Division W L Pct. GB St.…

  • NHRA Results

    Sunday At Sonoma Raceway Sonoma, Calif. Final Finish Order TOP FUEL — 1, Antron Brown. 2, Dave Connolly. 3, Tony Schumacher. 4, J.R. Todd. 5, Clay Millican. 6, Larry Dixon. 7, Steve Torrence. 8, Richie…

  • Pioneer League

    North Division W L Pct. GB Great Falls (White Sox) 4 2 .667 — Billings (Reds) 3 2 .600 ½ x-Missoula (Diamondbacks) 2 3 .400 1½ Helena (Brewers) 2 4 .333 2 South Division W…

  • New York – Penn League

    McNamara Division W L Pct. GB Brooklyn (Mets) 22 19 .537 — Staten Island (Yankees) 21 19 .525 ½ Aberdeen (Orioles) 20 21 .488 2 Hudson Valley (Rays) 20 21 .488 2 Pinckney Division W…

  • Ethier’s 2 HRs help Dodgers beat Angels 5-3 in 10

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andre Ethier always wanted to be the guy who made the game-winning 3-pointer or catch the game-winning touchdown pass in the end zone as time expired. In baseball, his only chance…

  • Pioneer League

    North Division W L Pct. GB Great Falls (White Sox) 4 2 .667 — Billings (Reds) 3 2 .600 ½ x-Missoula (Diamondbacks) 2 3 .400 1½ Helena (Brewers) 2 4 .333 2 South Division W…

  • Brandon Boykin eager for fresh start with Steelers

    LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Former Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin is looking forward to a fresh start with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Boykin, who enters his fourth season, also wanted to clarify his comments on Sunday,…

  • Miller no longer in NFL’s drug program

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Von Miller no longer carries all those extra pounds or the weight of the world. He’s back at his natural position and size and his playfulness and smile are back, too.…

  • GOP doesn’t rush to defend indicted Texas attorney general

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — New Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton prepared Sunday to become the latest powerful state official booked on felony charges, but unlike when Rick Perry smiled for his mug shot last year,…

  • Merritt shoots 67 to win Quicken Loans National by 3 shots

    GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Troy Merritt walked to the final tee with a three-shot lead and slapped hands with fans on both sides of the ropes, knowing he had all but wrapped up his first…

  • Frontier League

    East Division W L Pct. GB Evansville 44 21 .677 — Southern Illinois 42 23 .646 2 Traverse City 37 26 .587 6 Florence 31 35 .470 13½ Frontier 29 34 .460 14 Washington 29…

  • Mystics-Sky, Box

    WASHINGTON (68) Ruffin-Pratt 2-4 0-0 5, Meesseman 5-14 0-0 10, Dolson 3-9 2-2 8, Cloud 1-4 0-0 3, Latta 7-16 2-2 19, Vaughn 2-8 2-2 6, Pringle 3-8 0-0 6, Hill 1-6 4-5 6, Hartley…

  • Rockies road trip ends with another 1-run loss

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Walt Weiss has had his fill of one-run losses on this road trip. Three of those games, including the Colorado Rockies’ 3-2 setback to the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday, came…

  • New York – Penn League

    McNamara Division W L Pct. GB Brooklyn (Mets) 22 19 .537 — Staten Island (Yankees) 21 19 .525 ½ Aberdeen (Orioles) 20 21 .488 2 Hudson Valley (Rays) 20 21 .488 2 Pinckney Division W…

  • Seattle continues to keep core together by locking up Wagner

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Bobby Wagner was patient to a point. The All-Pro middle linebacker was willing to sit back and let the Seattle Seahawks finish up their contract negotiations with Russell Wilson. But once…