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Prescott’s Riley Lewis wins junior masters invite in Tempe

Prep Golf

TEMPE — Riley Lewis’ 7-under par 64 on day one of the 2018 Arizona Junior Masters Invitational set him up for a tournament victory after turning in an even-par 71 on day two of the tournament in Tempe on Wednesday afternoon.

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Tapia's grand slam leads Rockies over Diamondbacks 11-10

MLB

PHOENIX — Pinch-hitter Raimel Tapia hit a grand slam in Colorado's six-run seventh inning, Nolan Arenado had a pair of two-run homers and the Rockies rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-10 on Friday night.

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Suns acquire Holmes from 76ers, Arthur from Nets

NBA

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have acquired power forward Richaun Holmes from Philadelphia and forward Darrell Arthur from Brooklyn.

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Former D-backs pitcher Bastardo gets second drug suspension

MLB

NEW YORK — Free agent pitcher Antonio Bastardo has been suspended for the rest of the season under the minor league drug program following a positive test for the steroid Stanozolol, a penalty that follows a 50-game ban five years ago for his involvement with the Biogenesis clinic.

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Brewers’ Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweets

MLB

MILWAUKEE — One by one, the Milwaukee Brewers filed into an auditorium at Miller Park as reliever Josh Hader offered his latest apology for years-old tweets that surfaced during the All-Star Game.

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Sagan takes third win at Tour, Thomas keeps lead on Stage 13

Tour de France

VALENCE, France — After most of the other top sprinters at the Tour de France succumbed in the Alps, Peter Sagan was in prime position to dominate Friday’s flat finish.

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Johnson and Kisner, housemates and British Open leaders

PGA Tour

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — A light rain in the morning that gave way to soft sunlight in the afternoon took some of the sting out of Carnoustie.

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Machado joins Dodgers after deal with Orioles

MLB

MILWAUKEE — It’s a whole new beginning for Manny Machado after months of uncertainty. Perfect time for a new number, too.

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Dolphins owner says he was keeping options open on anthem

NFL

Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross said he hadn't decided whether to actually discipline players who protest during the national anthem when he formally told the team that the demonstrations could be punishable.

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Arizona prep football’s Sollenberger Classic cancelled due to scheduling

Prep Football

PHOENIX — The annual Sollenberger Classic on the campus of Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff has been cancelled due to scheduling issues, the Arizona Interscholastic Association announced Thursday morning.

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Dahlberg: Woods close, but mistakes cost him again

PGA Tour

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — Some clouds came in and the wind started blowing — if just a bit — as Tiger Woods played the early holes Thursday, making what had been a warm, sunny day seem a little more like a British Open.

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NL West: Rockies roll into 2nd half behind Story and solid pitching

MLB

DENVER — The Colorado Rockies are finding their stride behind a shortstop who's cutting down on his strikeouts, a converted first baseman who's rediscovering his swing and a rotation that's turning in quality start after quality start.

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Roundup: DeMarcus Cousins relishing fresh start in Golden State

NBA

OAKLAND, Calif. — DeMarcus Cousins spent his first eight seasons in the NBA chasing two things — peace and the playoffs.

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Rowdy Tour fans tarnish win for Thomas atop Alpe d'Huez

Tour de France

ALPE D'HUEZ, France — One of cycling's big attractions is that fans don't have to pay to watch — and they can get as close as they want to the riders.

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Kisner takes lead, Carnoustie holds its own at British Open

PGA Tour

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — Whether the turf is sun-baked or rain-soaked, brown or green, no matter if players attack with driver or proceed cautiously with irons, Carnoustie showed Thursday in the British Open that it can hold its own.

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Spieth takes a stumble in his British Open title defense

PGA Tour

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — Through 14 holes, Jordan Spieth was challenging for the lead in the British Open and making it look easy.

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Indians bolster bullpen with All-Star Hand, rookie Cimber

MLB

SAN DIEGO — With an eye on October and beyond, the AL Central-leading Cleveland Indians scooped up All-Star closer Brad Hand and fellow reliever Adam Cimber from the rebuilding San Diego Padres in exchange for switch-hitting catching prospect Francisco Mejia.

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AP source: Celtics re-sign Smart to 4-year, $52 million deal

NBA

BOSTON — The Boston Celtics re-signed guard Marcus Smart on Thursday, bringing him back for four more years after he found the market for a restricted free agent defensive specialist wasn't as lucrative as he'd hoped.

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All 4 Arizona Cardinals' preseason games to air on NBC

NFL

Tempe — Beginning with the Arizona Cardinals’ preseason opener against the Los Angeles Chargers on Saturday, Aug. 11, all four preseason games can be seen locally on NBC, the team announced Thursday afternoon.

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Gunby: Playing the course during monsoon season

Tee It Up

We discussed playing in the wind and now we are in our monsoon season, which means playing in soft, wet conditions. I will share some things that I think are important to playing your best during this time of year.

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Preview: British Open presents tough test with no clear answers

PGA Tour

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — The eve of the British Open felt like cramming for a final exam, a multiple choice one with no obvious answers.

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Dodgers land All-Star shortstop Manny Machado from Orioles

MLB

The Los Angeles Dodgers have won the Manny Machado sweepstakes, getting the prized All-Star shortstop from the Baltimore Orioles in a trade Wednesday night.

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Former ASU, Baylor DC Bennett addresses sexual assault scandal

College Football

FORT WORTH, Texas — Former Arizona State and Baylor defensive coordinator Phil Bennett says the review launched by a legal firm after the school's sexual assault scandal included an interview he describes as a "fraud."

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Police: Cardinals' Seals-Jones arrested after hotel incident

NFL

SCOTTSDALE — Arizona Cardinals tight end Ricky Seals-Jones has been arrested after allegedly pushing an employee while forcing his way into a hotel to use a restroom.

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Done deal: Leonard goes to Raptors, DeRozan goes to Spurs

NBA

The Kawhi Leonard saga in San Antonio is over. So is DeMar DeRozan's time in Toronto.

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