• Houston Astros starting pitcher Doug Fister delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Fister struggles as Yankees beat Astros 6-3

    HOUSTON (AP) — Doug Fister had trouble locating his pitches on Tuesday night and it doomed the Houston Astros in a 6-3 loss to the New York Yankees.

  • New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Sabathia solid to lead Yankees over Astros 6-3

    HOUSTON (AP) — CC Sabathia allowed just two runs in 6 2/3 innings to get back on track after a tough stretch and help the New York Yankees to a 6-3 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.

  • New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivers during the first inning of the first game of a baseball doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Syndergaard, Mets fall to Cards in 1st game of doubleheader

    NEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard kept it close, manager Terry Collins won a pair of replay challenges and the New York Mets threw out three runners on the bases.

  • Teammates greet St. Louis Cardinals Jedd Gyorko, center, after he hit a third-inning, two-run, home run during the first game of a baseball doubleheader against the New York Mets, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Gyorko homers, Cards top Mets in 1st game of doubleheader

    NEW YORK (AP) — For a team that’s historically been known for pitching, speed and defense, these St. Louis Cardinals sure are hitting a lot of home runs lately.

  • In this Dec. 5, 2013, file photo, New York Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire smiles before shooting a free throw during the team's NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets in New York. Stoudemire retired Tuesday, July 26, 2016, after signing a contract with the Knicks with much less fanfare than the $100 million deal he inked six years ago to halt the team's downward spiral. "Although my career has taken me to other places around the country, my heart had always remained in the Big Apple," he said in a statement. "Once a Knick, Always a Knick." (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

    Amare Stoudemire retires from NBA

    NEW YORK (AP) — Amare Stoudemire’s greatest NBA success was in Phoenix, where as Steve Nash’s pick-and-roll partner he was one of the NBA’s most fearsome finishers.

  • CORRECTS TO RELIEVER- Chicago Cubs reliever Aroldis Chapman, center, listens to a question as he meets reporters before a baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and Cubs Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    New Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman arrives to a mixed reaction

    CHICAGO (AP) — Star closer Aroldis Chapman joined the Cubs on Tuesday, arriving to a mixed reaction in Chicago and saying he couldn’t remember what management told him about off-field expectations and behavior.

  • West Acres Mall property manager Chris Heaton, left, and Fargo Deputy Police Chief Joe Anderson talk in front of the Roger Maris Museum in Fargo, N.D., on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, while workers repair a display where an ornate belt was stolen from the mall early Tuesday. Maris, who grew up in Fargo, won the Hickok Belt in 1961 when he hit 61 home runs, a record at the time. The award has gone to the top professional athletes in the country. (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack)

    Awards stolen from Roger Maris Museum

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — An ornate prize belt that has been awarded to some of America’s top professional athletes was stolen early Tuesday from the Roger Maris Museum inside a North Dakota shopping mall.

  • Titans agree to terms with offensive lineman Will Campbell

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to a contract with offensive lineman Will Campbell.

  • In this March 9, 2016, file photo, basketball player Elena Delle Donne poses for photo at the 2016 Team USA Media Summit in Beverly Hills, Calif. The Americans will face France on Wednesday at the University of Delaware, play Canada on Friday in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and host Australia on Sunday in New York before heading to the Rio Olympics. The Americans will play France in the home state of Olympic rookie Elena Delle Donne.  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, FIle)

    US women’s hoops team wraps up 3 exhibitions at Garden

    NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women’s basketball team continues its pre-Olympic tour with a three-city exhibition series that wraps up Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

  • Cards put reliever Rosenthal on DL with inflamed shoulder

    NEW YORK (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals put reliever Trevor Rosenthal on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday because of inflammation in his right shoulder.