Los Angeles' Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer in a five-run first inning that set the Dodgers up for a 9-3 win against San Francisco on Wednesday, widening the gap between the National League West division's top teams to six games with only ten to play in the regular season.
Get ready for Jose Mourinho vs. Pep Guardiola, part II. Manchester United ended a run of three losses by capitalizing on two goalkeeper mistakes to beat third-tier Northampton 3-1 in the third round of the League Cup.
Barcelona lost Lionel Messi to injury and a chance to beat a title rival on Wednesday, when it was held to a 1-1 draw by Atletico Madrid in the Spanish league.
Boston's David Ortiz broke open a tight game with a three-run homer in the seventh inning to lift the Red Sox to a 5-2 win at Baltimore on Tuesday to move a step closer to sealing the American League East division.
Edinson Cavani scored his sixth league goal of the season and teammate Lucas netted his fourth as Paris Saint-Germain returned to the top of the French league with a 3-0 victory over newly-promoted Dijon on Tuesday.
Monica Puig rallied to upset 2013 champion Petra Kvitova 1-6, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the Pan Pacific Open quarterfinals on Wednesday.
Patrick Kane was on the verge of tears as the final horn sounded on another American loss to Canada.
AC Milan has won consecutive Serie A matches for the first time since February.
Ousmane Dembele, the highly touted French teenager, scored his first Bundesliga goal for Borussia Dortmund in a 5-1 rout of Wolfsburg on Tuesday.
The Tennis Integrity Unit says French player Constant Lestienne has been banned for seven months for gambling on matches, with half of the sentence suspended.