AP source: NHL settles on Las Vegas for expansion

A person with direct knowledge of the NHL's decision says the league has settled on Las Vegas as its choice for expansion, provided organizers can come up with a $500 million fee.

  • Written by GREG BEACHAM, AP Hockey Writer

Reds edge Braves 9-8 on Holt's bases-loaded walk in 9th

ATLANTA (AP) — Tony Cingrani took a "nice and easy" approach to end a night of ugly pitching for the Reds and Braves — Cincinnati manager Bryan Price called it "really odd baseball."

  • Written by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Carrasco strong in defeat as Indians lose 2-1 to Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — All the mistakes that Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco made came in the first few innings.

They were all the mistakes the Kansas City Royals needed.

  • Written by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Sharapova appeals to CAS in doping case; ruling by July 18

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Maria Sharapova appealed her two-year doping ban to the highest court in sports on Tuesday, and an expedited ruling will be issued next month ahead of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.