PHILADELPHIA - Odubel Herrera, Freddy Galvis and Cameron Rupp all homered as the surging Philadelphia Phillies set a season high for scoring in a 12-2 victory over the slumping Atlanta Braves on Saturday night.
ATLANTA - There are high hopes for Georgia Tech, which held its first practice on Saturday.
TURNBERRY, Scotland - Jin-Young Ko, a 20-year-old South Korean with no links experience and playing in her first major championship, shot 3-under-par 69 on Saturday to share the lead with Taiwan's Teresa Lu.
LONG POND, Pa. - Kyle Busch's return to the Truck Series was a triumphant one, pulling away on the final laps Saturday to win at Pocono Raceway.
GAINESVILLE, Va. Troy Merritt shot a tournament-record 10-under-par 61 in the third round of the Quicken Loans National and share the lead with Kevin Chappell.
OCEANPORT, N.J. - Triple Crown winner American Pharoah had another easy gallop Saturday morning at Monmouth Park, his final serious exercise before the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational.
KAZAN, Russia - Simone Ruffini's victory in swimming's version of the marathon at the world championships involved a parade of emotions on Saturday.
JOHANNESBURG - The NBA put on a show in its first exhibition game in Africa on Saturday - starting with a dunk straight from the tip-off by Luc Mbah a Moute.
Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden said cornerback Bashaud Breeland, a former Clemson star, is expected to miss 4 to 6 weeks with an MCL problem in his right knee.
Now that the Tour de France is over, the spotlight in cycling is shifting to North America.