Colorado Rockies (47-52, fourth in the NL West) vs. Washington Nationals (52-46, second in the NL East)
TOKYO (AP) — Despite scandals, rising costs and doubts about the economic payoff, the Tokyo Olympics will be a must-see event — if you can find a ticket or a hotel room — when they open in a year.
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) -- Hunter Feduccia hit a two-run single in the fourth inning, and Miguel Vargas had three hits and scored two runs as the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes topped the Stockton Ports 10-2 on Sunday.
The Summer Olympics will return to Tokyo next year for the first time since 1964. The world's best athletes will be on display, of course, but so will Japan's sprawling capital — a dense mix of the traditional and the eccentric.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Yhoelnys Gonzalez and Elvis Peralta scored on a wild pitch in the eighth inning, leading the AZL Athletics Gold to a 10-8 win over the AZL D-backs on Monday.
GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — Equipment malfunctions plagued the preliminary heats of the men's 100-meter backstroke at the world swimming championships on Monday.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Roger Marmol drove in Will Bartlett with a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning, leading the AZL Indians Red to a 7-5 win over the AZL Angels on Monday.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) -- Jose Tena scored on an error in the second inning to help the AZL Indians Blue secure a 10-4 victory over the AZL Padres 1 on Monday.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Yovanny Cuevas homered and doubled twice, scoring three runs as the AZL Cubs 1 beat the AZL Brewers Blue 7-5 on Monday. The AZL Cubs 1 snapped a five-game losing streak with the victory.
PHOENIX (AP) -- Luis Verdugo had three hits and two RBI, as the AZL Cubs 2 exploded for a season-high 12 hits in a 7-3 win over the AZL Brewers Gold on Monday.
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) -- Keyber Rodriguez hit a two-run triple in the sixth inning, leading the AZL Rangers to a 7-3 win over the AZL Royals on Monday. With the loss, the AZL Royals snapped a seven-game winning streak.
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SEATTLE (AP) — Brian Fernandez scored his second goal of the match in the 51st minute, moments after Seattle had pulled even, and the Portland Timbers beat the Sounders 2-1 on Sunday night in the first clash of the season between the Cascadia rivals.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- David Villar hit a two-run single in the fifth inning, leading the San Jose Giants to a 4-3 win over the Lancaster JetHawks on Sunday.
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- Misael German hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning, leading the Tecolotes de los Dos Laredos to an 11-8 win over the Toros de Tijuana on Sunday.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) -- Wendell Marrero hit a two-run single in the seventh inning, leading the AZL Reds to an 8-6 win over the AZL Athletics Green on Monday. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the AZL Reds and a three-game winning streak for the AZL Athletics Green.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) -- Gleyvin Pineda hit a two-run double in the fourth inning, leading the Inland Empire 66ers to a 9-1 win over the Modesto Nuts on Sunday.
ATLANTA — Braves manager Brian Snitker felt adding a revived Kevin Gausman would be the equivalent of trading for another starting pitcher. Maybe Gausman has a chance to be a crucial deadline addition for the second year in a row.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Roberto Ramos doubled twice and singled, scoring a run and also driving one home as the Albuquerque Isotopes beat the El Paso Chihuahuas 8-7 on Sunday. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Isotopes and a four-game winning streak for the Chihuahuas.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Yorlis Rodriguez hit an RBI double in the top of the 12th inning to help lead the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes to a 4-3 win over the Boise Hawks on Sunday.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Keibert Ruiz drove in four runs, while Edwin Rios and Connor Joe drove in three apiece as the Oklahoma City Dodgers beat the San Antonio Missions 12-8 on Sunday.
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) -- Camden Duzenack homered and had two hits, driving in two, and Bryan Valdez allowed just three hits over six innings as the Visalia Rawhide beat the Lake Elsinore Storm 6-2 on Sunday.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Kyle Friedrichs allowed just five hits over seven innings, leading the Midland RockHounds over the Tulsa Drillers in a 2-0 win on Sunday.
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) -- Chris Carter scored on an error in the fourth inning to help the Acereros del Norte secure a 10-7 victory over the Sultanes de Monterrey on Sunday. The Acereros swept the three-game series with the win.
ATLANTA (AP) — Kevin Gausman pitched into the eighth inning after missing more than a month, Josh Donaldson and Ronald Acuña Jr. homered, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 7-1 on Sunday night to protect their NL East lead.
HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) -- Steven Leyton hit a run-scoring double in the eighth inning, leading the Hillsboro Hops to a 5-2 win over the Eugene Emeralds on Sunday.
TOKYO (AP) — A cart-like robot scuttles across the field to bring back javelins and discuses. A towering screen-on-wheels is designed for "virtual" attendance. The cute ones are, naturally, the likeness of the Olympic and Paralympic mascots.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — The fans poured into the Clark Sports Center on Sunday afternoon from just about everywhere, this year’s National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony reminding everyone that baseball is both the national pastime and a very international one.
BOSTON (AP) — The East Coast on Sunday sweated through another day of extreme heat and humidity as organizers in Boston canceled a benefit run, Delaware Civil War re-enactors got the day off and the New York Police Department implored residents to take it easy.
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) -- Jonah McReynolds hit a two-run single in the eighth inning, leading the Spokane Indians to a 5-4 win over the Everett AquaSox on Sunday.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — One of Brandy Halladay’s favorite expressions is that “it takes a village,” and she used it again Sunday afternoon in the famous village that houses baseball’s greatest players. She used it at just the right time and in just the right way.
AMARILLO, (AP) -- Lake Bachar struck out nine over 7 2/3 innings, leading the Amarillo Sod Poodles over the Northwest Arkansas Naturals in a 7-0 win on Sunday.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Brendon Davis hit a sacrifice fly in the fifth inning, driving in Eliezer Alvarez with the go-ahead run, as the Frisco RoughRiders beat the Arkansas Travelers 1-0 on Sunday.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – The afternoon began with Mike Mussina making the 537th and final start of his career, reminding everyone of how it started for all of his fellow 2019 Hall-of-Fame inductees — on the sandlots of their home towns — or in his case a whiffleball field in Montoursville, Pa.
YUCATAN, Mexico (AP) -- Jay Austin hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning, leading the Piratas de Campeche to a 3-2 win over the Leones de Yucatan on Sunday.