Votto extends hitting streak to 14, Reds beat Padres 8-3

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joey Votto extended his best hitting streak. Stuart Turner connected for his first major league homer. The Reds had a lot of nice moments in a comfortable win — something they don't get very often these days.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

New No. 1 Pliskova opens with second-round win in Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — Karolina Pliskova began her run as world No. 1 on a positive note, beating Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-3, 6-3 on Wednesday to reach the third round of the Rogers Cup.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS