PHILADELPHIA: David Ortiz hit a three-run homer as the Boston Red Sox beat Tampa Bay 3-2 Sunday to end a five-game losing streak and stop the Rays’ longest winning streak in 10 years at nine games.
COOPERSTOWN,New York: Bobby Cox, Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine, who helped the Atlanta Braves win 14 straight division titles, led a stellar 2014 class into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.
LOS ANGELES: Byron Scott said in a television interview that he is the new coach of the Los Angeles Lakers but the team insisted that an agreement has not yet been reached.
COLOMBO: A gritty South African tail fought off Sri Lanka’s spinners to snatch a nerve-jangling draw in the second Test and seal a historic 1-0 series win on the island.
PARIS: Vincenzo Nibali became the first Italian to win the Tour de France since the late Marco Pantani on Sunday, dominating his rivals on all terrains as his main rivals crashed out of a superb three
BUDAPEST: Australian Daniel Ricciardo upstaged the stars again Sunday when he won a thrilling Hungarian Grand Prix and claimed his second victory for Red Bull in five races.
MOSCOW: Englishman David Horsey won his third European Tour event, but only his first since 2011, as he edged out Irishman Damien McGrane in a Russian Open playoff on Sunday.
MONTREAL: Jim Furyk moved into position for his third Canadian Open victory, shooting a 5-under 65 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead at Royal Montreal.
SOUTHAMPTON: England captain Alastair Cook fell agonizingly short of ending his barren spell without a Test hundred as he led from the front against India at Southampton on Sunday.
GLASGOW: Australia’s Michael Shelley stunned the favorites from east Africa to win the men’s marathon gold at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday, but Flomena Daniel spearheaded a Kenyan one-two in the w
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