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Cardinals wrap up short training camp, head to New Orleans

NFL

GLENDALE — The Arizona Cardinals wrapped up their shortest training camp in recent memory Wednesday with a workout at University of Phoenix Stadium.

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PGA Tour’s bubble players take center stage at Wyndham

PGA Tour

It’s time for the PGA Tour’s bubble players to take center stage. The field at the Wyndham Championship is once again packed with players trying to play their way into golf’s postseason and keep their tour cards for 2019.

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Goldschmidt homers, Corbin sharp in D-backs 6-4 win at Texas

MLB

ARLINGTON, Texas — Paul Goldschmidt hit his 27th homer to put Arizona ahead to stay, All-Star lefty Patrick Corbin worked seven innings for his 10th victory and the NL West-leading Diamondbacks beat the Texas Rangers 6-4 on Tuesday night.

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Cardinals' Johnson strong in debut, 'encouraged' about deal

NFL

GLENDALE — Even though he says he's not paying that much attention to it, David Johnson says he's "very encouraged" about ongoing contract talks between his agent and the Arizona Cardinals.

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Colon wins again as Rangers beat Diamondbacks 5-3

MLB

ARLINGTON, Texas — Bartolo Colon won his first start since setting the record for victories by a Latin American pitcher, going five innings to help the Texas Rangers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Monday night.

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Cardinals parse the good and the bad from preseason opener

GLENDALE — The first-team offensive line looked powerful in its brief appearance in the Arizona Cardinals preseason opener. The second unit, not so much.

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Baseball with signatures of 11 greats fetches $623,369

MLB

LOS ANGELES — How could a baseball artifact possibly top a ball signed by both Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig?

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Former WWE star Jim ‘The Anvil’ Neidhart dies at 63

WWE

Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart, who joined with brother-in-law Bret Hart to form one of the top tag teams in the 1980s with the WWE, has died.

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IndyCar leader Scott Dixon signs extension with Ganassi

IndyCar

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Scott Dixon will likely finish his career with Chip Ganassi Racing under a new contract for one of IndyCar’s greatest drivers.

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Koepka holds off Woods to win PGA Championship

PGA Tour

ST. LOUIS — The roars were unlike anything Brooks Koepka had ever heard, and he knew exactly what they meant.

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Goldschmidt homers twice as D-backs beat Reds 9-2

MLB

CINCINNATI — Paul Goldschmidt and the Arizona Diamondbacks powered their way to a sorely needed win.

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Harvick wins at Michigan for NASCAR-high 7th victory of year

NASCAR

BROOKLYN, Mich. — Kevin Harvick capped off his father-son weekend by dominating a race and putting 6-year-old son Keelan in the passenger seat to hold the flapping, checkered flag out of the window.

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Simona Halep wins in Montreal, beating Sloane Stephens

ATP Tour

MONTREAL — Top-ranked Simona Halep outlasted third-ranked Sloane Stephens 7-6 (6), 3-6, 6-4 onw Sunday to win her second Rogers Cup title.

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Nadal ends Tsitsipas’ Toronto run on Greek’s 20th birthday

ATP Tour

TORONTO — Rafael Nadal won his 80th ATP World Tour title Sunday — and spoiled Stefanos Tsitsipas’ 20th birthday.

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Kirk has big early play, Cardinals beat Chargers 24-17

NFL

GLENDALE — Arizona rookie Christian Kirk nearly broke a long punt return for a touchdown the first time he touched the ball as an NFL player.

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Jim France choosing to stay quiet as interim head of NASCAR

NASCAR

BROOKLYN, Mich. — Jim France seems to be choosing to stay in the shadows, declining to let the public hear from him as the interim chairman and CEO of NASCAR.

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Cousins perfect in Minnesota debut, Vikings beat Broncos

NFL

DENVER — Kirk Cousins was perfect in his first game for Minnesota on Saturday night, completing all four of his passes, including a 1-yard touchdown strike to Stefon Diggs in the Vikings’ 42-28 exhibition victory over the Denver Broncos.

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Reds rally with 4 in 8th, beat Diamondbacks 6-3

MLB

CINCINNATI — Arizona’s road trip against three last-place teams is off to a tough start.

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Koepka takes 2-shot lead at PGA, and goes for another major

PGA Tour

ST. LOUIS — Two-time U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka took a step toward adding a third major to his short list of victories.

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James, Warriors, Rockets, Celtics highlight NBA TV schedule

NBA

NBA fans will get a smorgasbord of LeBron James in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform, the All-Star laden lineup of the defending champion Golden State Warriors, the Houston Rockets and the up-and-coming Boston Celtics as part of the league’s national television schedule.

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NASCAR’s Big 3 running strong entering Michigan race

NASCAR

BROOKLYN, Mich. — NASCAR’s Big 3 has essentially lapped the competition.

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Justin Allgaeir wins NASCAR Xfiinity race at Mid-Ohio

Auto Racing

LEXINGTON, Ohio — Justin Allgaier used fresh tires to pass rookie Austin Cindric with four laps left and win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race Saturday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

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Anthony DeSclafani shuts down D-Backs in Reds’ 3-0 win

MLB

CINCINNATI — Anthony DeSclafani struck out a season-high nine to outduel Clay Buchholz and scored one of Cincinnati’s two runs on Billy Hamilton’s suicide-squeeze bunt to help the Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-0 on Friday night.

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Cubs sign former D-backs pitcher De La Rosa, transfer Darvish to 60-day DL

MLB

CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs have signed veteran left-hander and former Arizona Diamondback Jorge De La Rosa and transferred righty Yu Darvish to the 60-day disabled list to make room for him on the 40-man roster.

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Woodland sets PGA record but leads by only a stroke at PGA

PGA Tour

ST. LOUIS — Sirens blared across Bellerive, putting the second round of the PGA Championship on hold and ending a day of scoring rarely seen in a major.

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