‘Baby Shark’ returns, Kyle Schwarber hits three homers, and the Nationals are suddenly having fun again

Gerardo Parra and Schwarber give the surging Nationals a jolt of energy in a series-clinching victory over the Mets.
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Jon Rahm triumphed as his rivals suffered, and major championship golf delivered again

Classy Jon Rahm, hard-luck Louis Oosthuizen and major misery gave us a U.S. Open to remember.

76ers’ promising season comes apart in Game 7 against the plucky Hawks

Philadelphia seemed to have a reasonable path toward a championship, but the Sixers stumbled against the Hawks on their home floor.

Caeleb Dressel is one of the few sure things on a fresh-faced U.S. Olympic swim team

With 11 teenagers on the roster heading to Tokyo, the six-time gold medalist at the 2019 world championships will be looked to as a leader.
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Stanley Cup or gold medal? Jon Ledecky hopes his Islanders and niece deliver both.

The popular owner of the New York Islanders is just 'Uncle Jon' to the world's most dominant swimmer.

The dark side of Bob Baffert’s reign

Baffert has said his sport must be reformed for the safety of its horses. But a Post analysis finds that in his home state of California, more than 70 of his horses have died since 2000, at a rate higher than the state's other top trainers.

A tour of Phil Mickelson’s San Diego, where just about everybody has a Phil tale

From the Mickelson family house in Del Cerro to the greens of Torrey Pines — and a few stops in between — this is the place that made Phil. And it just happens to be home to this week's U.S. Open.
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Jon Rahm has his major title after surviving everything the U.S. Open threw at him

Jon Rahm rode a pair of dramatic birdies on his last two holes to overtake Louis Oosthuizen and capture the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines.

Euro 2020 group standings, bracket, tiebreaker rules and advancement scenarios

The first- and second-place teams in each group qualify for the knockout round, along with the top four third-place teams.

After shaping protest rules in the U.S., Gwen Berry has a new sponsor and an eye on Tokyo

Backed by Puma, hammer thrower Gwen Berry is trying to return to the Olympics, but representing Team USA still leaves her with mixed feelings.

What to know about the U.S. Gymnastics Olympic trials

USA Gymnastics will hold its team trials for the Tokyo Olympic Games starting June 24 in St. Louis. Here's how to watch and who to watch for, including Simone Biles.

High school sports will feel the impact of NIL changes. For some, that’s cause for concern.

The NIL movement could bring seismic change to college sports. What about high school athletics?

What to know about the 2021 NBA playoffs

The schedule and scores for the 2021 NBA playoffs.

Simone Manuel finds redemption, qualifies for Tokyo Olympics in 50-meter freestyle

Three days after a disastrous showing in the 100-meter freestyle, Simone Manuel punches her ticket to Tokyo in the 50.

Harvey hammered again as Orioles lose to Blue Jays

Trey Mancini hits two home runs in the 7-4 loss to reach 100 for his career.
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Nats call up Gerardo Parra, hoping to catch lightning in a shark-shaped bottle

Gerardo Parro, the heart and soul of the 2019 Nationals, is back in the big leagues.

Sha’Carri Richardson is bold, brash and the best American hope in the 100 meters

Sha’Carri Richardson won the 100 meters at the U.S. track and field trials Saturday night, proving she is ready for the global stage.
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