COLUMNS

When my opinion gets you thinking ... I've done my job

In all my years doing this, I've never understood one thing: Why would anyone care what I think?

Tennis legend Ivan Lendl appreciates the game of golf and other tournament tidbits

Ran into Ivan Lendl in the Shennecossett Golf Course pro shop on Monday after the International...

MORE AUTO RACING

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Waterford advances to winners' bracket final in East Regional LL softball tourney

Waterford defeated Robbinsville (N.J.) 6-2 Tuesday morning to advance to the winners' bracket final of the Eastern Regional Little Leaug (11-12) softball tournament in Bristol.

Waterford ousted from New England Babe Ruth baseball tournament

Waterford's bid to win the New England Babe Ruth 14-year-old baseball tournament ended Tuesday morning with a 7-3 loss to Keene (N.H.) in the quarterfinals at Trumbull.

Potter no-hits New Bedford as Schooners win sixth straight

Sonny Potter pitched a no-hitter to lift the Mystic Schooners to a 6-0 victory over the New Bedford Bay Sox in the New England Collegiate Baseball League on Monday.

PROFESSIONAL

Spieth in elite company because of majors, not style points

FERGUSON ON GOLF: Spieth shies away from elite comparisons that are getting hard to ignore

Spieth takes road less to traveled to British Open

Jordan Spieth is the British Open champion everyone expected with a finish that no one imagined

ON THE AIR

Baseball

2 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Chicago White Sox at Chicago Cubs.

7 p.m., MyTV9, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: Cincinnati Reds at New York Yankees.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Connecticut Tigers at Hudson Valley Renegades.

8 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Colorado Rockies at St. Louis Cardinals.

10 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Seattle Mariners.

10 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at San Diego Padres.

Basketball

12:30 p.m., NBA TV — WNBA: Washington Mystics at San Antonio Stars.

7 p.m., sun.wnba — WNBA: Chicago Sky at Connecticut Sun.

8 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA: New York Liberty at Minnesota Lynx.

10:30 p.m., NBA TV — WNBA: Seattle Storm at Los Angeles Sparks.

Golf

7 p.m., Golf Channel — World Long Drive Championship from Denver.

Soccer

8 p.m., ESPN — International Champions Cup: Tottenham vs. AS Roma from Harrison, N.J. 

Swimming

11:30 a.m., NBCSN — World Championships from Budapest, Hungary.

Tennis

5 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: German Championships from Hamburg.

7 p.m., Tennis Channel — WTT: Springfield Lasers at Washington Kastles.

CT SUN

Jones has everyone's attention

Second-year Connecticut Sun center Jonquel Jones wowed fans and players alike at last weekend's WNBA All-Star Game, earning praise from the likes of Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi.

Jasmine has evolved into a star

Connecticut Sun point guard Jasmine Thomas had never been a 3-point shooter or an All-Star in her previous six WNBA seasons. Her hard work has made her one of the most accurate 3-point shooters this season and earned a starting spot in Saturday's...