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Blatter resigns as FIFA president

Sepp Blatter is still a focus of the sprawling corruption investigation into FIFA, two people said, as prosecutors aim to glean new evidence from those already arrested.

Nationals split pair with Jays

Jordan Zimmermann delivers an effcient eight innings as Washington takes Game 1, but Max Scherzer is off his game in the nightcap of doubleheader at Nats Park.

Could Redskins learn from Nats game-day experience?

Would elements from D.C.’s baseball team improve D.C.’s football stadium?

Cousins: It’s my job to give Redskins ‘reason to play me’

Eager for another crack at starting job, QB Kirk Cousins has no option but to keep working, produce on field

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY, 16:  Trainer Bob Baffert who is running Kentucky Derby winner American Pharaoh and Dortmund in the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes on May 16, 2015 in Baltimore, MD. (Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post)

The roots of Baffert’s success

The son of an Arizona rancher, trainer Bob Baffert started delivering eggs before moving on to horses. Now, he takes aim at racing’s Triple Crown in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.

Watch Mariners Manager Lloyd McClendon give every umpire on the field a piece of his mind

Watch Mariners Manager Lloyd McClendon give every umpire on the field a piece of his mind

It was a terrific performance, complete with hat abuse, that had the Seattle crowd roaring in approval.

TV and radio listings: June 3

TV and radio listings: June 3

Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

Giants rookie Landon Collins will wear a 21 jersey to honor Sean Taylor

Giants rookie Landon Collins will wear a 21 jersey to honor Sean Taylor

The safety grew up idolizing the late Redskins star.

Baltimore Orioles lose, 6-4, to Houston Astros for fourth straight defeat

Baltimore Orioles lose, 6-4, to Houston Astros for fourth straight defeat

The Orioles get just one hit after the second inning in falling a season-worst five games under .500.

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Chantilly beats Robinson, captures Northern Region Title

Chantilly beats Robinson, captures Northern Region Title

The Chargers get past the Rams to win Northern Region Title

Denard Span: “Pretty confident that hopefully I’ll play” Wednesday

Denard Span: “Pretty confident that hopefully I’ll play” Wednesday

The Nationals center fielder hopes tomorrow is the day his right knee feels good enough to let him return to the lineup.

Mackenzie Schuler leads Robinson past Oakton for 6A North region title

Mackenzie Schuler leads Robinson past Oakton for 6A North region title

GIRLS’ LACROSSE | Mackenzie Schuler nets five goals as the Rams continue their postseason roll by drubbing Oakton for the 6A North region title.

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Chantilly storms past Robinson for Va. 6A North lacrosse title

Chantilly storms past Robinson for Va. 6A North lacrosse title

Chargers never trailed in Tuesday’s thumping of the Rams.

Chantilly blitzes Robinson in Virginia 6A North region boys’ lacrosse final

Chantilly blitzes Robinson in Virginia 6A North region boys’ lacrosse final

BOYS’ LACROSSE | The Chargers race to a commanding lead early and cruise past the defending state champion Rams to claim the Virginia 6A North region title.

Former caddie Steve Williams says ‘there’s no chance’ Tiger Woods ever did PEDs

Former caddie Steve Williams says ‘there’s no chance’ Tiger Woods ever did PEDs

There have been whispers about how Woods attained his buff physique, but WIlliams, whom the golfer fired in 2011, went out of his way to shoot them down.

Borowski, Brooke lead Marshall past Potomac in 5A North quarterfinal

Borowski,  Brooke lead Marshall past Potomac in 5A North quarterfinal

BASEBALL | Bad weather holds off for the Statesmen to handle the Panthers, 8-1, as Matt Borowski’s bat and Will Brooke’s arm do the job.

The roots of Baffert’s success

The roots of Baffert’s success

The son of an Arizona rancher, trainer Bob Baffert started delivering eggs before moving on to horses. Now, he takes aim at racing’s Triple Crown in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.

Sepp Blatter resigns, but the work is just beginning for FIFA

Sepp Blatter resigns, but the work is just beginning for FIFA

Leading soccer officials welcomed the surprise decision but cautioned the need for meaningful reform.

Bryce Harper took the best selfie on the field at Nats Park

The Nats outfielder took a one-of-a-kind on-field photo before Tuesday night’s game.

No, Caitlyn Jenner was not picked ahead of Noah Galloway for the ESPY award for courage

No, Caitlyn Jenner was not picked ahead of Noah Galloway for the ESPY award for courage

There is simply no credible indication that the wounded veteran was ever in the running for the honor.

Blatter resigns as FIFA president

Blatter resigns as FIFA president

Sepp Blatter is still a focus of the sprawling corruption investigation into FIFA, two people said, as prosecutors aim to glean new evidence from those already arrested.

Nationals-Blue Jays discussion thread: Game 52

Nationals-Blue Jays discussion thread: Game 52

Discuss the second game of today’s split doubleheader, in which Max Scherzer looks to shut down the most productive offense int he majors.

Post Sports Live: Redskins seats, NBA Finals and Stanley Cup preview

Post Sports Live discusses the Redskins downsizing FedEx Field, the struggles of the Nationals’ bullpen and previews the NBA Finals and Stanley Cup.

Cam Newton signs five-year extension with Panthers worth a reported $103.8 million

Cam Newton signs five-year extension with Panthers worth a reported $103.8 million

The deal reportedly includes $60 million guaranteed.

Redskins sign free agent tackle Willie Smith

Redskins sign free agent tackle Willie Smith

The Washington Redskins have brought in a familiar face, signing offensive tackle Willie Smith to a contract Tuesday afternoon.

Todd Pletcher’s Belmont Stakes record

Todd Pletcher’s Belmont Stakes record

America’s leading trainer, Todd Pletcher, has a poor record in the Kentucky Derby and almost none in the Preakness. But his horses usually run well in the Belmont.

Adrian Peterson says all the right things as he reports to Vikings practice

Adrian Peterson says all the right things as he reports to Vikings practice

The 30-year-old running back is elated to be “back in the building.“

Denard Span not in Nationals lineup for game two

Denard Span not in Nationals lineup for game two

Lineups for the second game of the day/night doubleheader against the Blue Jays.

Marcus Thornton works out for Wizards, out to prove he belongs in the NBA

Marcus Thornton works out for Wizards, out to prove he belongs in the NBA

Thornton, William and Mary’s all-time leading scorer, worked out for the Wizards Tuesday.

Maryland, Virginia set to meet again for College World Series berth

Maryland, Virginia set to meet again for College World Series berth

Cavaliers will host the Terrapins in an NCAA super regional for the second consecutive year.

Beyer Speed Figures in the Belmont Stakes

Beyer Speed Figures in the Belmont Stakes

Measuring performance in the third leg of the Triple Crown by more than just raw speed shows a clear trend in recent years.

‘Messi is an alien,’ says Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon

Juve’s goalkeeper says his team’s only chance to beat Barcelona in the Champions League final is for Messi to play like an Earthling.

Roger Goodell officially announces he will hear Tom Brady’s appeal

Roger Goodell officially announces he will hear Tom Brady’s appeal

The NFL commissioner summarily dismissed the NFLPA’s calls to recuse himself from DeflateGate.

Nationals split pair with Jays

Nationals split pair with Jays

Jordan Zimmermann delivers an effcient eight innings as Washington takes Game 1, but Max Scherzer is off his game in the nightcap of doubleheader at Nats Park.

Could Redskins learn from Nats game-day experience?

Could Redskins learn from Nats game-day experience?

Would elements from D.C.’s baseball team improve D.C.’s football stadium?

Mets broadcaster says Bryce Harper ‘sets himself up to be the heel’

Mets broadcaster says Bryce Harper ‘sets himself up to be the heel’

Harper is clearly rubbing people the wrong way.

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Why is DeSean Jackson absent from OTAs?

Why is DeSean Jackson absent from OTAs?

Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson skipped voluntary practice for a second week. Does it matter that the star wide receiver opted not to attend?

Bryce Harper (still) leads all National Leaguers in all-star votes, Yunel Escobar fifth among second baseman

Bryce Harper (still) leads all National Leaguers in all-star votes, Yunel Escobar fifth among second baseman

The Nationals right fielder leads all National League players in voting for the game, which is in Cincinnati in mid-July.

Bob Ley goes all Omar from ‘The Wire’ on Sepp Blatter

Capping his fine FIFA coverage is a long-planned contract extension.

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Redskins seats, NBA Finals and Stanley Cup preview

Redskins seats, NBA Finals and Stanley Cup preview

The Washington Post's Scott Allen, Kent Babb and Clinton Yates join host Gene Wang to discuss the Redskins downsizing FedEx Field, the struggles of the Nationals' bullpen and preview the NBA Finals and Stanley Cup.

Sepp Blatter’s wild week in five quotes

The FIFA chief went from “the president of everybody” to the president of no one in five days.

Cousins: It’s my job to give Redskins ‘reason to play me’

Cousins: It’s my job to give Redskins ‘reason to play me’

Eager for another crack at starting job, QB Kirk Cousins has no option but to keep working, produce on field

FIFA President Sepp Blatter to resign

FIFA President Sepp Blatter to resign

Blatter, who was reelected Friday, calls for “extraordinary congress” to elect new leader.

Capitals re-sign minor-league F Garrett Mitchell to two-year deal

Capitals re-sign minor-league F Garrett Mitchell to two-year deal

Mitchell received a two-way deal for both the 2015-16 and 2016-17 seasons.

What could have driven Sepp Blatter to announce his FIFA resignation

What could have driven Sepp Blatter to announce his FIFA resignation

Was it threat of indictment, sponsors pulling out or a threat of a World Cup boycott? A combination of the three?

Who is most likely to succeed
Blatter at FIFA’s helm?

Who is most likely to succeed <br>Blatter at FIFA’s helm?

Building a consensus will require the kind of politicking and brokering at which Blatter was adept. The most likely contenders: the head of the influential Union of European Football Associations and Jordan’s Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein.

D.C. United’s Chris Rolfe suspended for MLS match against Chicago Fire

D.C. United’s Chris Rolfe suspended for MLS match against Chicago Fire

Disciplinary committee punishes veteran attacker for kicking Philadelphia player in mid-section Saturday.

Doug Fister on his forearm tightness: ‘It’s pretty much subsided completely’

Doug Fister on his forearm tightness: ‘It’s pretty much subsided completely’

The right-handed starter hopes to throw another more complete bullpen session in a few days.

D.C. United stadium in Loudoun County? Many fans say ‘no’

D.C. United stadium in Loudoun County? Many fans say ‘no’

D.C. United is negotiating with Loudoun County about a stadium deal, and supporters are not happy about it.

Lightning’s ‘triplets’ poised to dominate the Blackhawks

Lightning’s ‘triplets’ poised to dominate the Blackhawks

They have combined for 28 of the Lightning’s 55 playoff goals.

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Redskins: Better live or on TV?

Redskins: Better live or on TV?

The Redskins removed seats from FedEx Field. But is it better to watch from your couch anyway?

Sepp Blatter’s decision to resign as FIFA president is met with surprise, jokes

Sepp Blatter’s decision to resign as FIFA president is met with surprise, jokes

Everyone from Men in Blazers to politicians are weighing in on Blatter’s surprise resignation.