Opening his final weekend with yet another game-winning homer, David Ortiz lined a two-run shot into the right-field stands to break a seventh-inning tie and help the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Friday.
Maya Moore scored 26 points and the defending WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 96-86 on Friday to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-5 WNBA semifinals.
Olympic heroes Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson turned the tables on the U.S. juggernaut pairing of Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed, kick starting a European comeback on Friday afternoon at the Ryder Cup.
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in Saturday's pre-qualifying practice session at the Malaysian Grand Prix, announcing himself as the man to beat in the grid-deciding session later in the day.
David Villa scored his 20th and 21st goals of the season and New York City FC beat the Houston Dynamo 2-0 on Friday to take the Eastern Conference lead.
India struck early blows with the ball on day two of the second test against New Zealand, reducing the visitors to 21-2 at lunch on Saturday in reply to the host's first innings of 316.
Danny Willett really had no idea what to expect during his first career match in the pressure-packed Ryder Cup.
Canada was not the best team on the ice until it mattered.
Sidney Crosby was stewing after each of the first two periods in Game 2 of the World Cup of Hockey finals.
There was no dispute the St. Louis Cardinals shouldn't have won on Yadier Molina's double.