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  • Monday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Placed OF Nolan Reimold on paternity leave. Recalled INF Ryan Flaherty from Norfolk (IL). Agreed to terms with OF Ryan McKenna on a minor league contract. CLEVELAND INDIANS —…

  • FSU QB Johnson off team after video shows him punching woman

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State has dismissed freshman quarterback De’Andre Johnson from the team on the same day that prosecutors released video showing him punching a woman at a bar. In a statement Monday,…

  • Frightening Daytona wreck puts NASCAR safety in spotlight

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Riding bumper-to-bumper at nearly 200 mph, Austin Dillon was smack in the middle of a pack of cars headed to the checkered flag when he was suddenly sent on the…

  • BMX pioneer Scot Breithaupt found dead; cause undetermined

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scot Alexander Breithaupt, who helped turn BMX bike racing from a backyard backwater into an international action sport, has died, authorities said Monday. Breithaupt was among the first to organize bicycle…

  • South Carolina the new No. 1 in women’s hoops attendance

    South Carolina has ended Tennessee’s 11-year run atop the attendance standings in women’s basketball. The Gamecocks averaged 12,293 fans this past season at home, the most in the country. The Lady Vols were second with…

  • A win, then a hug: Serena Williams tops Venus at Wimbledon

    LONDON (AP) — Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus —…

  • Monday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Placed OF Nolan Reimold on paternity leave. Recalled INF Ryan Flaherty from Norfolk (IL). Agreed to terms with OF Ryan McKenna on a minor league contract. CLEVELAND INDIANS —…

  • Djokovic must wait to try to reach Wimbledon quarterfinals

    LONDON (AP) — For two sets in Wimbledon’s fourth round on Monday, defending champion Novak Djokovic was in serious trouble, unable to solve 6-foot-8 (2.03-meter) Kevin Anderson’s big serve. Djokovic dropped both of those sets,…

  • Danny Lee wins Greenbrier Classic in 4-man playoff

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — A week ago at the Travelers Championship, Danny Lee became so disappointed with his driver that he gave it to a young fan in the middle of the final…

  • Williams takes on Azarenka in Wimbledon quarterfinals

    LONDON (AP) — The last time Serena Williams played Victoria Azarenka, they exchanged angry gestures, testy words — and a pair of shorts. If the rematch of that tense three-setter at the French Open is…

  • Wimbledon Show Court Schedules

    Tuesday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Play begins on Centre Court and No. 1 Court at 8 a.m. EDT; all other courts at 6:45 a.m. Centre Court Maria Sharapova (4),…

  • The Latest: Kyrgios asked if he tried his hardest after loss

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 9:10 p.m. Nick Kyrgios got into a couple of contentious exchanges with reporters after losing in the fourth round at Wimbledon. The 26th-seeded Australian…

  • Wimbledon Road

    At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Men Roger Federer (2) First Round — def. Damir Dzumhur, 6-1, 6-3, 6-3. Second Round — def. Sam Querrey, 6-4, 6-2, 6-2. Third Round —…

  • Wimbledon Results

    Monday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Purse: $42.1 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Grass-Outdoor Singles Men Fourth Round Richard Gasquet (21), France, def. Nick Kyrgios (26), Australia, 7-5, 6-1, 6-7 (7),…

  • South Dakota man, 101, competes in National Senior Games

    HIGHMORE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota centenarian taking part in this year’s National Senior Games is playing to win. KSFY-TV (http://bit.ly/1H9RTWL ) reports that John Zilverberg of Highmore is the oldest athlete in the…