Streb shoots 63 and joins Walker in lead at PGA


Robert Streb became the latest player to shoot 63 in a major on a day of endless action at PGA Championship

Odorizzi sharp as Rays beat Yankees 5-1

Jake Odorizzi pitched masterfully into the seventh inning, Logan Forsythe and Corey Dickerson hit solo homers in the first, and the Tampa Bay Rays cooled off the surging New York Yankees 5-1 on Friday night

Collins tells Mets to lighten up after loss to Rockies

Mets manager Terry Collins addressed his team after its fourth defeat in five games. His message after a 6-1 loss to Colorado? Lighten up

Major League Baseball roundup

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

Gronkowski, Bennett hoping to become Patriots' new tandem

Outside of Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski has easily been the most indispensable player on the New England Patriots' offense, equally celebrated for his brute athleticism on the field and one-of-a-kind personality off of it

COLUMNS

Pequot celebrates 50th anniversity of Nicklaus exhibition

Fifty years ago Saturday, one of golf's greatest legends walked the same fairways as the Pequot...

The Torre and Zimmer of Waterford, Laffey and Jones, get the kids back to the World Series

We’ve all heard them. Seen them. Youth sports horror stories. Festering rivalries.

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PRO BASEBALL

Odorizzi sharp as Rays beat Yankees 5-1

Jake Odorizzi pitched masterfully into the seventh inning, Logan Forsythe and Corey Dickerson hit solo homers in the first, and the Tampa Bay Rays cooled off the surging New York Yankees 5-1 on Friday night

Collins tells Mets to lighten up after loss to Rockies

Mets manager Terry Collins addressed his team after its fourth defeat in five games. His message after a 6-1 loss to Colorado? Lighten up

Major League Baseball roundup

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

PRO FOOTBALL

Re-signed Fitzpatrick welcomed back by happy Jets teammates

Ryan Fitzpatrick returned to the New York Jets, agreeing to a deal Wednesday night just minutes before the team meeting to kick off training camp

Giants optimism is well founded with new coach and changes

After missing the playoffs the past four seasons, the New York Giants have a right to be optimistic

Panthers look to buck NFL trend, return to Super Bowl

Ron Rivera is a student of history, which is why he was quick to address the elephant in the Carolina Panthers locker room earlier this offseason

Garoppolo ready for new starring role with Patriots

Jimmy Garoppolo spent the first two years of his NFL career firmly in the background of the Tom Brady Show, a role as the understudy least likely to be used. Soon, he will be used.

PRO BASKETBALL

Amare Stoudemire retires as a Knick

Amare Stoudemire has retired from the NBA after signing his final contract with the New York Knicks.

Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change

Athletes today are using their platforms as sports celebrities to bring attention to the violence that has erupted across the country and recently Carmelo Anthony has been one of the most outspoken

Jordan gives $2M; looks to build trust between blacks, cops

Michael Jordan is trying to help ease tensions between African-Americans and law enforcement. The NBA great and Charlotte Hornets owner said Monday he is giving $1 million each to two groups in hopes of building trust between blacks and law...

PRO HOCKEY

Rangers sign Kreider to four-year, $18.5M contract

The New York Rangers have signed speedy forward Chris Kreider to a four-year contract that will pay him an average of $4.6 million

Las Vegas NHL expansion team hires George McPhee as GM

George McPhee has been hired as general manager of the NHL's expansion Las Vegas franchise

NHL teams make splashes in opening hour of free agency

NHL teams combined to make a flurry of deals on the first shift of free agency

CT SUN

Sun would like to keep their momentum following Olympic break

The Connecticut Sun are enjoying some well-deserved time off after playing their best basketball before the Olympic break.

WNBA president on rescinded fines: We needed to move forward

WNBA President Lisa Borders says she hopes that rescinding the fines the league imposed over black warmup shirts worn in solidarity for shooting victims will lead to a fresh start on social activism for the players and their union

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

Victor Cruz is back a lot sooner than anyone expected. After missing all of last season and being limited to six games over the past two, the receiver was a full-go as the New York Giants held their first training camp practice Friday.

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

Mirim Lee leads Women's British Open, following 62 with 71

Mirim Lee followed her opening 10-under 62 with a 71 on Friday in the Women's British Open, leaving her a stroke ahead entering the weekend at tree-lined Woburn Golf Club

Mickelson rallies to makes cut, McIlroy bogeys 18 to miss

Phil Mickelson walked off the first green with a disgusted look on his face, as if he'd thrown away any shot at making the cut in the PGA Championship

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

8 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One German Grand Prix qualifying from Hockenheim, Germany.

9 a.m., FS1 — NASCAR Truck Pocono Mountains 150 qualifying from Long Pond, Pa.

11 a.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Pennsylvania 400 final practice from Long Pond.

1 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Truck Pocono Mountains 150 from Long Pond, Pa.

2 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Global Rallycross from Washington, D.C.

2 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar 200 at Mid-Ohio qualifying from Lexington, Ohio.

4 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity U.S. Cellular 250 qualifying from Newton, Iowa.

8 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity U.S. Cellular 250 from Newton, Iowa.

10 p.m., FS1 — NHRA Toyoya Nationals qualifying from Sonoma, Calif. (taped today)

Baseball

1 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Toronto Blue Jays.

4 p.m., FS1 — MLB: Washington Nationals at San Francisco Giants.

6 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays.

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Colorado Rockies at New York Mets.

7 p.m., FS1 — MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Miami Marlins.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Tri-City ValleyCats at Connecticut Tigers.

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

Basketball

5 p.m., ESPN — Amateur: The Basketball Tournament semifinals from New York.

Boxing

9 p.m., Showtime — Leo Santa Cruz vs. Carl Frampton in a featherweight bout and Mikey Garcia vs. Elio Rojas in a junior welterweight bout from New York.

Golf

9 a.m., Golf Channel — Women's British Open from Milton Keynes, England.

11 a.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Women's British Open from Milton Keynes, England.

11 a.m., TNT — PGA Championship from Springfield, N.J.

1:30 p.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Kings Cup from Pattaya, Thailand. (taped today)

2 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA Championship from Springfield, N.J.

Soccer

1 p.m., ESPN — International Champions Cup: Celtic vs. Barcelona from Dublin, Ireland. 

3 p.m., ESPN — International Champions Cup: Real Madrid vs. Chelsea from Ann Arbor, Mich.

3 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLS: Colorado Rapids at New York City FC.

5 p.m., ESPNEWS — International Champions Cup: Internazionale vs. Bayern Munich from Charlotte, N.C.

10 p.m., ESPN2 — International Champions Cup: Liverpool vs. AC Milan from Santa Clara, Calif.

Midnight, ESPN — International Champions Cup: Paris Saint Germain vs. Leicester City from Carson Calif.     

Tennis

1 p.m., ESPN2 — WTA: Rogers Cup from Montreal.

3 p.m., ESPN2 — ATP: Rogers Cup from Toronto.

6 p.m., ESPN2 — WTA: Rogers Cup from Montreal.

8 p.m., ESPN2 — ATP: Rogers Cup from Toronto.