The latest stories from The Associated Press
The Cubs get a victory in Iowa, the Astros knock off the Rangers, the Guardians pad their division lead, the Cardinals lose a series in Denver, the Buccaneers give their quarterback some time off and the NBA is honoring Bill Russell. Correspondent John Letherby reports.
The New York Yankees are going through a rare rough patch, the New York Mets are rolling, a Braves newbie hits it out of the park, Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila is let go, and Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson is set to start at their pre-season opener. Correspondent Chuck Freimund reports.