COLUMNS

Remember, the next time it might happen to your child

When I'm Czar of the Universe, anonymous reader comments will disappear faster than Jimmy Hoffa.

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...

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LOCAL ROUNDUP

Newington beats Waterford in state Section 3 LL baseball final

It was a most unusual sight: The opponent celebrating on a Waterford baseball field?

Local roundup: Waterford wins opener in East Regional softball tournament

Waterford put on a dominating performance in its opening game at the East Regional Little League 11-12-yearold softball tournament.

Mitchell's Griffin growing his game with the Schooners

Garet Griffin embraces any challenge that comes his way.

PROFESSIONAL

Cruz's 10th-inning single lifts Mariners past Yankees 6-5

Nelson Cruz hit a winning single off Adam Warren in the 10th inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the New York Yankees 6-5 after Edwin Diaz allowed a tying hit to Ronald Torreyes in the ninth

Yankees Castro headed back to disabled list

New York Yankees second baseman Starlin Castro will be placed on the disabled list with another injury to his right hamstring, manager Joe Girardi said

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

2:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NASCAR Monster Cup Brickyard 400 from Indianapolis.

3 p.m., Ch. 61 — NHRA Mile-High Nationals from Denver.

Baseball

1 p.m., WCCT, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Oakland Athletics at New York Mets.

1:30 p.m., TBS — MLB: Houston Astros at Baltimore Orioles.

3:30 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Los Angeles Angels.

4 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Seattle Mariners.

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

8 p.m., ESPN — MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs.

Basketball

Noon, ESPN — Men's exhibition: The Basketball Tournament from New York.

4 p.m., ESPN2 — Men's exhibition: The Basketball Tournament from New York.

Cycling

10:30 a.m., NBCSN — Tour de France final stage from Paris.

Golf

7 a.m., Chs. 10, 30 — British Open from Southport, England.

4 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Barbasol Championship from Auburn, Ala.

9 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Marathon Classic from Sylvania, Ohio. (taped today)

Soccer

5 p.m., ESPN — International Champions Cup: Real Madrid vs. Manchester United from Santa Clara, Calif.

6:30 p.m., FS1 — MLS: Portland Timbers at Vancouver Whitecaps.

9 p.m., FS1 — Gold Cup: Jamaica vs. Mexico in semifinal from Pasadena, Calif.

Swimming

2 p.m., NBCSN — World Championships from Budapest, Hungary. (taped today)

Volleyball

4 p.m., NBCSN — AVP Pro Beach Tour from Hermosa Beach, Calif.

CT SUN

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...

Sun look forward to spending time at home

The Connecticut Sun overcame youth, injuries, and more road games than anyone else in the WNBA prior to the All-Star break and are tied for third place in the league standings. They hope to benefit from playing so many games at home after the break.