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AP Top Sports News at 2:12 a.m. EDT

White Sox ace Chris Sale scratched after destroying jerseys
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale was scratched from his start against the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night and sent home after he destroyed collared throwback uniforms that the team was scheduled to wear....

Decision time: IOC poised to rule on Russia's status for Rio
LONDON (AP) -- As the clock ticks down to the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, international Olympic leaders are facing a seminal moment....

Williamson, Giants beat Yanks 2-1 in 12 innings, stop skid
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mac Williamson had crossed paths with Ivan Nova before....

Valentina Shevchenko stuns Holly Holm at UFC Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) -- A traumatic start at Valentina Shevchenko's training camp didn't deter her from pulling off another shocking upset in the UFC women's bantamweight division....

Snedeker leads amateur du Toit, Johnson in Canadian Open
OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) -- Jared du Toit was in position to become the first Canadian to win the Canadian Open in 62 years - and the first amateur to break through on the PGA Tour in 25 seasons....

Crawford beats Postol in title unification fight
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Terence Crawford was so sure of his victory Saturday night that he spent part of the final round with his hands at his side, taunting Viktor Postol....

LEADING OFF: Kluber vs O's, Cards pitch rookie in primetime
A look at what's happening all around the majors today:...

A relieved Froome heads to Paris to secure 3rd Tour title
MORZINE, France (AP) -- After two crashes, a bloodied knee and even a run up legendary Mont Ventoux, a relieved Chris Froome can cruise into Paris on Sunday and secure his third Tour de France title in four years....

Kyle Busch stays hot at Indy by taking Brickyard 400 pole
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Kyle Busch pulled off a rare trifecta Saturday....

WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
NEW YORK (AP) -- The WNBA is withdrawing its fines for teams and players that showed support of citizens and police involved in recent shootings by wearing black warmup shirts before and during games....

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