Monday, July 21, 2014
Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf's oldest trophy.
Brandon McCarthy earned his first win for the Yankees with an impressive debut and Brett Gardner drove in three runs from the leadoff spot to send New York past the Cincinnati Reds 7-1 on Saturday.
Matt Adams homered in a four-run first inning as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 Saturday to send All-Star Zack Greinke to losses in consecutive regular-season starts for the first time since September 2010.
Formula One leader Nico Rosberg earned pole position for the German Grand Prix as Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton crashed out in qualifying on Saturday and will start 15th on the grid.
IndyCar's weekend two-race series will run in one day after Saturday's race was called because of rain.
Benny Feilhaber and Lawrence Olum scored either side of halftime as Sporting Kansas City defeated Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 to extend its unbeaten streak to six games and end the Galaxy's eight-game unbeaten streak in Major League Soccer on Saturday.
Rory McIlroy looked as though he had just thrown a knockout punch at the British Open, and it was only Saturday.
South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace, seeking a breakthrough win in the U.S., shot a 3-under 68 to grab a share of the lead with Laura Diaz in the Marathon Classic on Saturday.
Barcelona's new coach Luis Enrique notched up a 1-0 win Saturday in his first game in charge, a pre-season friendly against second division club Recreativo de Huelva.
Vincenzo Nibali may still have a week to go before sewing up the Tour de France title, but already he is planning a double Grand Tour assault next year.