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St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols 'chases' baseball history: 700 home runs

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

The 42-year-old is in his final Major League season and is hoping to join three baseball legends in reaching 700 home runs. Only Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron and Barry Bonds have done it. Pujols has 698.


Saturday Sports: NBA owner faces workplace misconduct allegations; Federer to retire

Saturday, September 17, 2022

Controversy in basketball over allegations of workplace misconduct by an NBA owner. Minor League Baseball players form a union. And tennis legend Roger Federer announces his retirement.


Swiss tennis great Roger Federer is retiring at 41

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Tennis great Roger Federer is retiring. The Swiss 41-year-old dominated the sport for decades and won more than 20 Grand Slam singles titles — including eight at Wimbledon.


Ready, set, stream — a new NFL era begins Thursday

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Amazon's Prime Video is now the exclusive provider of Thursday NFL broadcasts. The streaming giant acquired an all-digital rights package and is paying a reported $1.2 billion per year.


NBA's Phoenix Suns owner banned one year and fined for workplace misconduct

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

The NBA says Suns owner Robert Sarver used racially insensitive language in the workplace, treated female employees unequally, made sex-related statements, and sometimes bullied employees.


This Year's U.S. Open is in the books and many call it one of the greatest

Monday, September 12, 2022

The tennis tournament saw players on both the women's and men's side winning the championship for the first time, and Serena Williams may have played in her final tournament.


What to know as the 2022 NFL season begins

Thursday, September 08, 2022

The NFL season begins Thursday as the reigning champion Los Angeles Rams take on the Buffalo Bills. New rule changes, blockbuster trades, retirements and un-retirements mark the start of the season.


David vs. Goliath duel pits Sacramento and Orlando City in U.S. Open Cup soccer final

Wednesday, September 07, 2022

Underdog Sacramento Republic FC, which plays in the lower-division USL, is trying to do what hasn't been done since 1999 — topple a Major League Soccer team in the U.S. Open Cup final.


The upsets and surprises of this year's U.S. Open

Tuesday, September 06, 2022

During the first week at the U.S. Open. Serena Williams made her exit, and the top two men's seeds were knocked out. An American is through to the quarterfinals, so will this end the U.S. drought?


Saturday sports: Serena Williams' dramatic U.S. Open

Saturday, September 03, 2022

In a dramatic match that may have been the last one of her career, Serena Williams lost at the U.S. Open. A look at her legacy and future.


Watching in the stands or on television, Serena Williams has dazzled in the U.S. Open

Friday, September 02, 2022

Capacity crowds have turned out to watch American tennis star Serena Williams play in the first two rounds of the U.S. Open. She's said this might be her last tournament. No one wants to say goodbye.


Serena Williams triumphs against Anett Kontaveit in second U.S. Open match

Thursday, September 01, 2022

Serena Williams isn't ready to stop playing competitive tennis just yet. She sparkled in her second-round U.S. Open match against Kontaveit — defeating the No. 2 seed in three sets to advance.


Serena Williams wins her first-round match of what could be her last U.S. Open

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

In what might be the final tournament of her storied tennis career, Serena Williams won an emotional match in straight sets in the first round of the U.S. Open last night.


Serena Williams might be making her last appearance at the U.S. Open Championships

Monday, August 29, 2022

The U.S. Open officially begins today with some notable tennis stars missing. But one is the talk of the tournament. Serena Williams is making what's expected to be her final appearance there.


Saturday sports: NFL suspends Watson; Big Ten gets TV deal; WNBA playoffs begin

Saturday, August 20, 2022

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson gets an 11-game suspension, the Big Ten Conference announces a huge TV rights deal, and the WNBA playoffs get underway.


Deshaun Watson to sit out 11 games and pay $5 million in sexual misconduct case

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson will sit out 11 games and pay a $5 million fine. Watson agreed to the increased punishment after dozens of sexual misconduct allegations.


The WNBA playoffs are set to begin with 8 teams vying for the title

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

The WNBA playoffs begin Wednesday with some key match-ups, a pending retirement and absences of some notable players. The Chicago Sky are trying to become the first back-to-back champions in 20 years.


Saturday Sports: Griner sentenced in Russia; Deshaun Watson suspended for 6 games

Saturday, August 06, 2022

Brittney Griner sentenced in Russia. Deshaun Watson suspended from six games for alleged sexual misconduct. And the deaths of two titans of sport: Bill Russell and Vin Scully.


Golfers who defected to Saudi-funded tour file antitrust suit against PGA Tour

Thursday, August 04, 2022

The feud between the PGA Tour and the new controversial Saudi-backed LIV golf series is in court. More than a dozen players have filed an antitrust lawsuit against the PGA Tour which suspended them.


Encore: Bill Russell, basketball legend with record 11 NBA titles, dies at 88

Monday, August 01, 2022

One of basketball's great players has died. Bill Russell was a star with the Boston Celtics and won the most titles of any NBA player: 11. (Story aired on All Things Considered on July 31, 2022.)