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A look at what's happening around the majors today:
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 9, 2020, 6:01 am
Seth Trachtman looks at the implications of Giancarlo Stanton's latest injury and this week's two-start pitchers in Sunday's Daily Dose. (Getty Images)
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: August 9, 2020, 5:44 am
They will play Montreal and Chicago respectively in the next round. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)
Author: Rotoworld
Posted: August 9, 2020, 4:49 am
Rookie Nicolas Aube-Kubel scored twice, and the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 on Saturday night to clinch the Eastern Conference's top seed through the playoffs. The Lightning not only dropped the game in completing preliminary round-robin play with a 2-1 record, Tampa Bay's star defenseman Victor Hedman did not return after appearing to twist his right ankle while going down untouched midway through the first period. Coach Jon Cooper didn't have an update on Hedman's status or how much time he might miss, though acknowledged his potential loss would create a notable hole in the Lightning's lineup.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 9, 2020, 3:57 am
Cueto's first hit was a fly ball caught literally 99 percent of the time, per Statcast.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: August 9, 2020, 3:31 am
Jamal James made the adjustments and coasted to a win in the WBA interim welterweight title fight against Thomas Dulorme.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 7:38 am
177 race starts, zero podium finishes -- could F1's most unenviable record be broken on Sunday? Nico Hulkenberg's qualifying performance at the 70th Anniversary GP has made that a tantalising possibility.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 7:03 am
Who will take home the Wanamaker Trophy? We make our picks from the loaded leaderboard.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 6:33 am
There are plenty of players within reach of the PGA Championship. Stream the final round at 10 a.m. ET on ESPN+.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 6:33 am
T.J. Warren bumped his scoring average to an NBA bubble-leading 34.8 points after torching the Lakers for 39 on Saturday.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 6:31 am
Celtic will host KR Reykjavik in the one-legged Champions League first qualifying round on 18 or 19 August.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 10:08 am
Arsenal to sell Lacazette to Atletico Madrid, Brighton reject Leeds bid for White, with Chelsea and Liverpool also keen, plus more.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 6:18 am
Relive the best of the action from day 13 of London 2012, including Usain Bolt in the 200m final and success in the ring for Nicola Adams and Katie Taylor.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 5:15 am
Former world number one Dustin Johnson charges into the lead on a thrilling third day at the 2020 US PGA Championship in San Francisco.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 3:01 am
Bayern Munich will meet Barcelona in the Champions League quarter-finals as Chelsea suffer a crushing 7-1 aggregate defeat.
Posted: August 8, 2020, 10:24 pm
 

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