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Mets place OF Bruce (hip) on DL
The New York Mets placed outfielder Jay Bruce on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday with a sore right hip.
Soccer-Cherchesov gets his tactics spot on as hosts Russia beat Egypt
ST PETERSBURG, June 19 (Reuters) - Russia's decision to target Egypt's weakness in the air was the key to the 3-1 victory on Tuesday that left the hosts on the brink of qualification for the World Cup knockout stages, their coach Stanislav Cherchesov said.
Soccer-Monaco sign 16-year-old Lyon striker Geubbels
PARIS, June 19 (Reuters) - AS Monaco have signed 16-year-old Olympique Lyonnais striker Willem Geubbels for a transfer fee of 20 million euros ($23.17 million), the Ligue 1 clubs announced on Tuesday.
Reports: Ravens sign first-rounder Hurst, completing 12-man class
The Baltimore Ravens agreed to terms with first-round tight end Hayden Hurst on a four-year contract, according to multiple reports, putting all 12 of the team's 2018 draft picks under contract.
NBA player sues Milwaukee police, claiming excessive force
(Reuters) - A National Basketball Association player on Tuesday filed a civil lawsuit in federal court alleging Milwaukee police used excessive force in a January arrest that he claims officers unnecessarily escalated from a simple parking violation.
Soccer-Russia parties after Egypt win puts them near World Cup knockouts
ST PETERSBURG/MOSCOW, June 19 (Reuters) - Russian fans erupted in celebration on Tuesday as the World Cup hosts cruised past Egypt 3-1 in their second game in Group A, virtually booking a place in the knockout stages of the tournament.
WTA roundup: Kvitova downs Konta at Birmingham
Fourth-seeded Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic began her title defense at the Nature Valley Classic on Tuesday with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over home crowd favorite Johanna Konta to advance to the second round at Birmingham, England.
Notre Dame LB Coney pleads guilty to marijuana possession
Notre Dame senior linebacker Te'von Coney was given a year of probation after pleading guilty to marijuana possession on Tuesday, stemming from an arrest in August of 2016.
Nationals place 1B Adams (finger) on DL
The Washington Nationals placed first baseman Matt Adams on the 10-day disabled list due to a fractured left index finger, the team announced Tuesday.
GM Blake: Kings plan to extend D Doughty
The Los Angeles Kings plan to extend defenseman Drew Doughty this offseason before he enters the final year of his contract, general manager Rob Blake said Tuesday.
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