• Endwell, N.Y.'s Michael Mancini, right, and Jude Abbadessa celebrate after winning the United States championship baseball game against Goodlettsville, Tenn. at the Little League World Series, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in South Williamsport, Pa. Endwell, N.Y. won 4-2 and is scheduled to play South Korea in the World Series tomorrow. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    Mancini leads Endwell, New York, to Little League

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With the Little League World Series title game looming Sunday, the Endwell, New York, players planned on taking a break from baseball if only for one evening.

  • Endwell, N.Y.'s Michael Mancini, left, celebrates with catcher Connor Rush after getting the final out of the United States championship baseball game against Goodlettsville, Tenn. at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. New York won 4-2. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Little League World Series things to know

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The 70th Little League World Series championship game is set.

  • Baltimore Orioles pitcher Dylan Bundy  delivers a during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Bundy struggles, Orioles again hit hard by Yankees

    NEW YORK (AP) — With his team’s grip on the second AL wild-card spot slipping, Baltimore manager Buck Showalter hoped Dylan Bundy could pitch well and give the suddenly struggling bullpen a break.

  • New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez (24) takes a curtain call after hitting a solo home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Sanchez hits another home run, Yankees rout Orioles 13-5

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rookie Gary Sanchez kept up a most remarkable run, homering for the third straight game as the New York Yankees routed the Baltimore Orioles 13-5 Saturday.

  • With Adam Jones ailing, Orioles add Borbon to outfield

    NEW YORK (AP) — With star outfielder Adam Jones nursing a tender hamstring, the Baltimore Orioles selected the contract of Julio Borbon from Double-A Bowie and optioned pitcher Mike Wright to Triple-A Norfolk.

  • In this Sept. 11, 2015, file photo, Serena Williams reacts after losing a point to Roberta Vinci, of Italy, during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament, in New York. Despite everything that she has won and done, her sense of self can still fluctuate based on the outcome of a particular match. The first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

    Year after Slam bid at US Open, Williams eyes No. 23, No. 1

    Despite everything that Serena Williams has won and done, her sense of self can still fluctuate based on the outcome of a particular match.

  • In this Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016 photo, taxi driver Mikhail Yasayev speaks to an Associated Press reporter while stopped in traffic on the West Side highway in New York. A new law aimed at creating a uniform licensing process for drivers has done away with the written English test that used to be required for anyone wanting to drive a yellow cab, but not for people working for services like Uber and Lyft. Sponsors of the law say the change will eliminate a barrier to the profession for immigrants, who make up 96 percent of taxi drivers in the city. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

    You talkin’ to me? English no longer a must for NYC cabbies

    NEW YORK (AP) — People who hope to drive New York City’s famous yellow cabs must pass tests on such details as driving rules and where they can pick up passengers. But one test they no longer have to take? Whether they have a grasp of English.

  • Patrick Reed watches his tee shot from the first hole during the second round of The Barclays golf tournament in Farmingdale, N.Y., Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

    Reed all about winning over Ryder Cup

    FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — No one with a chance to make the U.S. team for the Ryder Cup wants to talk about it.

  • New York Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera (13) celebrates as Philadelphia Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp heads to meet with starting pitcher Adam Morgan after Cabrera hit a home run during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Phillies flop minus Ruiz as Morgan loses again, 9-4 to Mets

    NEW YORK (AP) — In their first game since trading longtime catcher Carlos Ruiz, the Philadelphia Phillies looked like a team without its “quarterback.”

  • New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez, right, greets Mark Teixeira after scoring on Teixeira's first-inning, two-run home run in a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in New York, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Sanchez homers again, Yankees rout Orioles 14-4

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rookie Gary Sanchez homered for the eighth time in nine games and drove in four runs as the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 14-4 Friday night in the opener of their weekend series.