Brazil held to 1-1 draw by Switzerland at World Cup

Brazil's Neymar reacts after failing to score during the group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (AP) — Brazil joined the list of big teams struggling to win their opening matches at the World Cup in Russia.

Astros win 11th straight, beating Royals 7-4

Houston Astros' Carlos Correa celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run to tie the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, June 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros won their 11th straight game, finishing off a 10-0 trip by rallying past the Kansas City Royals 7-4 on Sunday.

Mexico excited over Germany World Cup win

Fan's celebrate Mexico's win during the Mexico vs. Germany World Cup soccer match, as they watched it on an outdoor screen in Mexico City's Zocalo, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Mexico won it's first match against Germany 1-0. (AP Photo/Anthony Vazquez)

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Thousands of exuberant Mexican soccer fans took to the streets Sunday to cheer their national team’s long-shot win against Germany in Mexico’s first match of the 2018 World Cup soccer tournament.

Allgaier wins Xfinity race at Iowa

Justin Allgaier crosses the finish line while winning the NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race, Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Justin Allgaier won all three stages and the NASCAR Xfinity Series race Sunday at Iowa Speedway for his second victory of the season.

Johnson in 4-way tie after day of survival at U.S. Open

Dustin Johnson hits out of the rough on the 15th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The only thing that spared Dustin Johnson from another U.S. Open implosion is that everyone around him suffered on a Shinnecock Hills course that even the USGA conceded got out of hand Saturday afternoon.

LeBlanc shuts down Red Sox in Mariners’ 1-0 win

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Wade LeBlanc works against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

SEATTLE (AP) — Despite having a fastball that doesn’t reach 90 miles an hour, Wade LeBlanc effectively shut down one of the best lineups in the American League.



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