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Jackson taking over as New York Giants top cornerback

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Adoree Jackson has taken over as the New York Giants' No. 1 cornerback since the team's decision to release James Bradberry in May in a salary cap move. Jackson, who will turn 27 next month, is the old man in the cornerbacks' room. Entering his sixth season and ...

Yankees get Montas, Trivino from A’s for 4 prospects

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees bolstered their pitching for the stretch run and playoffs, obtaining starter Frankie Montas and reliever Lou Trivino from the Oakland Athletics on Monday for four prospects. Montas, a 29-year-old right-hander, is 4-9 with a 3.18 ERA in 19 starts, including a 2.76 ...

WR Gabe Davis primed to take on bigger role in Bills offense

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Gabe Davis still finds himself torn between the near future and the immediate past. As much as the Bills receiver prefers looking ahead to his long-awaited opportunity of becoming a full-time starter entering his third year, Davis can't help but reflect on how last ...

Perez’s HR off Holmes in 9th leads Royals over Yanks 8-6

NEW YORK (AP) — Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer off All-Star closer Clay Holmes in the ninth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Yankees 8-6 Sunday to avoid being swept in the season series. Whit Merrifield walked with one out — Holmes' eighth walk in his last eight ...

Mets’ deGrom to make season debut Tuesday at Washington

MIAMI (AP) — New York Mets star Jacob deGrom will make his season debut against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, manager Buck Showalter said before a series finale against Miami. "I'm definitely excited," deGrom said Sunday. "It's been a long time. This has been a pretty slow process of ...

Lindor, Mets hammer Marlins’ López 9-3 for sweep

MIAMI (AP) — Francisco Lindor had three hits and the New York Mets pounded trade deadline target Pablo López, beating the Miami Marlins 9-3 Sunday to sweep their three-game series. Jeff McNeil singled twice and doubled, and Mark Canha also had three hits for the NL East leaders, who won ...

New York City FC, Montreal play to scoreless tie

MONTREAL (AP) — Romell Quioto's point-blank shot went high in the 55th minute for Montreal in a scoreless tie with New York City FC on Saturday night. Montreal is 11-8-3. New York is 12-4-6.

Howard leads Liberty to key 89-69 win over Mercury

NEW YORK (AP) — Natasha Howard had 23 points and 12 rebounds to help the New York Liberty beat the Phoenix Mercury 89-69 on Sunday. Sabrina Ionescu had 10 points, 16 assists and eight rebounds for New York. Her assist total equaled the WNBA record for a game in the regular season, matching ...

Aaron Judge 2nd fastest to 200 HRs, Yankees beat Royals 8-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge became the second-fastest player in major league history to reach 200 career home runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 8-2 on Saturday. "Excited to get that one out of the way," Judge said. "Me and (Aaron Hicks) were kind of racing — he's ...

Carrasco, Lindor lead Mets past Marlins 4-0 for 5th straight

MIAMI (AP) — Carlos Carrasco earned his 100th career win, pitching four-hit ball into the eighth inning as the New York Mets beat the Miami Marlins 4-0 Saturday night. Francisco Lindor had three hits, including his 17th homer, while Jeff McNeil and J.D. Davis also went deep for the NL East ...

Yankees resume annual Old-Timers’ Day after pandemic pause

NEW YORK (AP) — Nostalgia again took over in the Bronx as Old-Timers' Day returned to Yankee Stadium on Saturday for the first time since 2019. This time it looked a little different. The New York Yankees called off the annual playful reunion game because too many of the retired players in ...

NY Giants rookies Thibodeaux, Neal penciled in as starters

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Kayvon Thibodeaux and Evan Neal were acquaintances when the New York Giants drafted them with the fifth and seventh picks overall in the NFL Draft in late April. It seems now they're linked in more ways than one: They are teammates and friends, two big men who've ...

Epicenter wins the Grade 2 Jim Dandy at Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Epicenter is back where trainer Steve Asmussen thinks he should be — in the winner's circle. Relegated to second-place finishes in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness in May, Epicenter returned to the track Saturday for a stirring victory in the $600,000 Grade 2 ...

Jake Paul match at MSG off over Rahman’s weight issues

NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Paul's boxing match at Madison Square Garden next week has been canceled after his promotional team said opponent Hasim Rahman Jr. did not intend to honor the contracted weight limit. Most Valuable Promotions said Saturday that Rahman had signed a contract July 5 to ...

New York City FC, Montreal play to scoreless tie

MONTREAL (AP) — Romell Quioto's point-blank shot went high in the 55th minute for Montreal in a scoreless tie with New York City FC on Saturday night. Montreal is 11-8-3. New York is 12-4-6.

Stenson has 3-shot lead in LIV Golf debut at Trump National

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — Henrik Stenson overcame a double bogey on his third hole Saturday with a long eagle putt and enough birdies for a 2-under 69 at windy Trump National Bedminster and a three-shot lead over Dustin Johnson in the LIV Golf Invitational. Two weeks ago, Stenson had just ...

Jets’ first-round trio passing early tests in training camp

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sauce Gardner was relaxing on the plane ride from the NFL draft in Las Vegas to his new playing home in New Jersey when the magnitude of what was happening really started to sink in. The former Cincinnati cornerback was the No. 4 overall pick by the New York Jets. ...

Judge hits grand slam for 41st HR, Yanks rally past Royals

NEW YORK (AP) — There's no sorcery to Aaron Judge's recent success, although it looks that way, even close up. "Just takes the magic wand and does his thing," Yankees ace Gerrit Cole said. No doubt, this is Judge's show. He added a new trick Friday night, too — making someone else's homer ...

Marte’s 3 hits, Nimmo’s go-ahead HR lift Mets over Marlins

MIAMI (AP) — Starling Marte homered, tripled and drove in three runs, Brandon Nimmo broke an eighth-inning tie with a two-run shot and the New York Mets overcame two early deficits to defeat the Miami Marlins 6-4 on Friday night. Nimmo finished with three RBIs from the leadoff spot and Marte ...

Yankees’ Aaron Judge 1st in majors to 40 home runs

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge became the first player in the majors with 40 home runs this season with a two-run drive for the New York Yankees against the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. The 6-foot-7 Judge robbed a home run from MJ Melendez to begin the game, then hit an estimated ...