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The Angels try out their best Big Papi impersonations

Red Sox star David Ortiz is in the midst of his farewell tour, and the Angles found an interesting way to honor him. 

Blue Jays hit 3 HRs in first inning, beat Orioles 6-5

Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion and Troy Tulowitzki each hit solo home runs in the first inning, Marco Estrada snapped a four-start winless streak and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Friday night

Rio Olympic Athletes 'Will Literally Be Swimming In Human Crap'

The Rio Olympics are just days away, and officials say those competing in outdoor water events should keep their mouths closed.

LEADING OFF: Arrieta aims to end skid, Pomeranz bids for 1st

LEADING OFF: Cubs ace Arrieta aims to end skid, Pomeranz bids for 1st win with Red Sox

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar speaks at DNC, criticizes Donald Trump

NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar slammed Donald Trump during his speech at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday, criticizing the Republican presidential nominee for anti-Muslim comments made throughout his campaign.

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Round 2 of PGA in the rain at Baltusrol

The weather matched the mood of Dustin Johnson and others trying to make up ground Friday in the PGA Championship

Jaguars RB Denard Robinson opens up about car accident

Jacksonville Jaguars running back Denard Robinson said his car ended up in a retention pond after a single-car accident earlier this month because he fell asleep at the wheel.

Palmer feeling 'as good as ever' as Cardinals open camp

Carson Palmer will turn 37 before the coming football season is over and he sure doesn't look or act like someone closing in on the end of his career

Cowboys mostly mum on McClain, who hasn't reported to camp

Rolando McClain remains on the Dallas roster, a no show so far at training camp

RG3 not looking back, excited and ready to lead Browns

His days with Washington behind him, Browns quarterback Robert Griffin III is embracing a fresh start in Cleveland

Jets place Muhammad Wilkerson on PUP list

The New York Jets placed defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson on the physically-unable-to-perform list as the team opened training camp on Thursday.

IOC board to review Rio final preparations, Russia doping

Less than a week before the opening of the Olympics, IOC leaders will meet in Rio de Janeiro this weekend to examine final preparations for the games and deal with the doping scandal that has led to the exclusion of more than 100 Russian athletes

Wade excited to join hometown Bulls

Dwyane Wade says it's a dream come true to be able to join his hometown Chicago Bulls, and he is looking forward to playing with Rajon Rondo and Jimmy Butler

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The MMQB Spotlight: Aaron Rodgers

The MMQB's Andy Benoit spotlights Green Bay Packers starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

Australia evacuates Rio Olympic lodging after small fire

Australian Olympic team members were forced to evacuate their lodgings on Friday at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after a small fire in a basement parking area caused smoke to fill the stairwells

The Latest: Russian athletes under WADA scrutiny in Rio

The sports chief of the Russian Olympic team in Rio says Russian athletes who arrived in Rio early are under scrutiny of WADA doping agents

Spieth at least has a chance in the final major, the PGA

Jordan Spieth hit just enough shots and just enough putts for a 67 to have hope going into the weekend at the PGA Championship

The MMQB Spotlight: Alex Smith

The MMQB's Andy Benoit spotlights Kansas City Chiefs starting quarterback Alex Smith.

AP sources: Padres' Cashner, Rea to Marlins in 7-player deal

2 people familiar with deal to AP: pitchers Andrew Cashner, Colin Rea traded by Padres in 7-player deal with Miami

MVP Newton turns focus to 2016, away from Super Bowl loss

Cam Newton's stellar 2015 season helped him become the first Carolina Panthers player to earn NFL MVP honors

The MMQB Spotlight: Andrew Luck

The MMQB's Andy Benoit spotlights Indianapolis Colts starting quarterback Andrew Luck.

Russian weightlifters banned from Rio Olympics for doping

Weightlifting federation bans all Russian weightlifters from Rio Olympics

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Cruz is a full-go as Giants practice for the 1st time

Victor Cruz is back a lot sooner than anyone expected

Russia confident majority of its athletes to compete in Rio

Russia is confident that most of its Olympic team will be able to compete in Rio de Janeiro, but its efforts to reinstate banned athletes are a mixed bag

The MMQB Spotlight: Andy Dalton

The MMQB's Andy Benoit spotlights Cincinnati Bengals starting quarterback Andy Dalton.