Baltusrol is last shot for McIlroy, Spieth

Rory McIlroy, left, talks with Rickie Fowler, right, as they wait on the fifth hole during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J., Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Rory McIlroy took stock of his game and the shots required at Baltusrol and reached a most logical conclusion Tuesday. He believes the PGA Championship will be his best chance this year to win a major.

Rockies rough up Tillman and beat Orioles 6-3

Colorado Rockies' Trevor Story singles in two runs during the third inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Carlos Gonzalez and Trevor Story had two RBIs apiece in a four-run third inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat Chris Tillman and the Orioles 6-3 Tuesday night to end Baltimore’s five-game winning streak.

Jared Goff leads Rams’ rookies into training camp

Los Angeles Rams rookie cornerback Rohan Gaines, right, carries his bags to check in for NFL football training camp at the University of California, Irvine after getting off a bus Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Irvine, Calif. Paul Rodriguez/The Orange County Register via AP)

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Jared Goff showed up to the UC Irvine dorms a bit ahead of his fellow rookies Tuesday, getting a quick start on his first training camp with the Los Angeles Rams.

Federer to miss rest of season, including Olympics

FILE - In this July 4, 2016, file photo, Roger Federer of Switzerland looks on during his men's singles match against Steve Johnson at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. Federer says he will miss the Rio Olympics and the rest of the tennis season to protect his surgically repaired left knee. Federer writes Tuesday, July 26, 2016, on his Facebook page that he will skip the Summer Games, where the tennis competition starts next week, and has been advised by doctors to remain sidelined for the remainder of 2016. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)

Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and U.S. Open, to protect his surgically repaired left knee.

At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far

FILE in this Sunday, March 11, 2012 file photo, Russia's Ilia Frolov runs through the finish line tape as he wins the men's final in the Modern Pentathlon World Cup in Charlotte, in the U.S. Two Russian athletes in modern pentathlon have been barred from the Rio Olympics after being implicated in an alleged doping cover-up. The International Modern Pentathlon Union says that Maxim Kustov and Ilya Frolov were mentioned in World Anti-Doping Agency investigator Richard McLaren's report last week as having allegedly had positive tests covered up by Russian authorities. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File)

MOSCOW (AP) — At least 105 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country’s doping scandal.

Penn State AD: Opposing programs lying to recruits

Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer speaks to the media at the Big Ten NCAA college football media days, Tuesday, July 26, 2016 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Tae-Gyun Kim)

CHICAGO (AP) — Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour said opposing programs are lying to recruits by telling them the Nittany Lions could be put on probation by the NCAA in the wake of recent allegations in the Jerry Sandusky scandal.


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