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USTA cancels events in Rhode Island, but keeps US Open on schedule

New York's Grand Slam is still in line to be played Aug. 31, but a pair of events in Rhode Island earlier in the month are off. 1 hour ago

Chris Francoeur has clubhouse lead at Massachusetts Amateur

The second round was delayed by rain, with Brockton's Matt Parziale on Francoeur's heels.

Tiger Woods’s return doesn’t mean a return to normal for the PGA Tour

The Memorial will not have fans, and that will be a different feeling for Woods, a five-time winner at Jack's place.

Some 10 umpires reportedly to opt out of shortened MLB season

There are 76 full-time MLB umpires and more than 20 of them are age 55 or over.

Report: Yasiel Puig off to Atlanta on 1-year contract as outfield depth

The lightning-rod outfielder was rumored as potentially of interest to the Red Sox, and was the last big-name free agent still unsigned.

Kansas City keeps spending, seals 4-year extension with Pro Bowl DT Chris Jones

Jones, on whom Kansas City placed the franchise tag while it finalized its massive deal with Patrick Mahomes, could make up to $85 million on the contract.

Nashawtuc’s Jeremy Meade leads after first round of Massachusetts Amateur golf championship

Eleven of the 144 players were at even par or better on the opening day of the 112th edition of the tournament.

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D.C. United comes out swinging

The match had been scheduled for Friday, was moved to Sunday, then delayed for a health scare and played Monday morning.