• Top-seeded Goffin advances to Swiss Open semifinals

    GSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded David Goffin of Belgium advanced to the Swiss Open semifinals Friday, beating sixth-seeded Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-7 (7), 6-4, 7-6 (1).

  • Orlando City: Stadium to be completed in 12 to 14 months

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando City Soccer officials said Friday that their new downtown stadium is expected to be completed by the end of the 2016 season.

  • Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher C.J. Wilson uses the resin bag after giving up a solo homer Houston Astros' Carlos Correa in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

    Angels send C.J. Wilson to DL, make no late move at deadline

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Stoneman decided the Los Angeles Angels shouldn’t give up too much of their future to improve this season’s title chances down the playoff stretch.

    Updated: 6:58 pm

  • In this Aug. 28, 2014, file photo, former Tennessee Titans linebacker Tim Shaw is doused as he takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge during a preseason NFL football game between the Titans and the Minnesota Vikings in Nashville, Tenn. Shaw, diagnosed with ALS in April 2014, is helping revive the challenge with the ALS Association hoping to turn August 2015 into an annual fundraiser similar to October represents breast cancer awareness month. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski, File)

    Former linebacker with ALS helps revive Ice Bucket Challenge

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Over the past year, Tim Shaw has bungee-jumped off a bridge in New Zealand, visited Australia and helped drill a well in the Amazon. The former NFL linebacker also has talked with congressmen in Washington D.C. and Tennessee lawmakers.

    Updated: 10:20 pm

  • Fired Mexican soccer coach probed for political tweets

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — The trouble isn’t over for fired Mexico national soccer team coach Miguel Herrera, who is now under investigation for possible violations of electoral laws for politically oriented tweets sent the day of June 7 midterm elections.

  • Seattle Mariners starting pitcher J.A. Happ delivers to the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of a baseball game in Minneapolis, Thursday, July 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Pirates acquire starter J.A. Happ from Mariners

    CINCINNATI (AP) — After making two moves to upgrade an already solid bullpen, the Pittsburgh Pirates added depth to their rotation and infield on Friday by acquiring pitcher J.A. Happ from Seattle and shortstop Michael Morse from the Los Angeles Dodgers.

    Updated: 5:14 pm

  • Warriors acquire Jason Thompson from 76ers for Wallace

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors have acquired forward/center Jason Thompson from the Philadelphia 76ers for forward Gerald Wallace, the player they had just received from Boston in the David Lee deal.

  • Indians send reliever Rzepczynski to Padres

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians have made their third trade this week, sending left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski to the San Diego Padres for outfielder Abraham Almonte.

  • Coyotes add Loiselle as hockey operations consultant

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes added Claude Loiselle on Friday as a hockey operations consultant.

  • Cubs acquire reliever Hunter from Orioles for Lake

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have acquired reliever Tommy Hunter from the Baltimore Orioles for outfielder Junior Lake.