DALLAS (AP) — The Mavericks signed free agent forward Harrison Barnes to a four-year, $94 million maximum contract as soon as the rules allowed, with a lighthearted poke at the drama that cost them DeAndre Jordan last year.
BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz was upset how he was swinging a night earlier. It didn't take long to fix his swing.
Ortiz reached 20 homers for the 15th consecutive season on his first at-bat and drove in three runs, Steven Wright pitched efficiently into the seventh inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the sloppy Texas Rangers 11-6 on Wednesday night.
BOSTON (AP) — It didn't matter to the Rangers that the Boston Red Sox dominated the AL All-Star team, with six players making the roster — and the possibility of another — to two for Texas.
LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer's bid for a record eighth Wimbledon title remains alive after he came from two sets down and saved three match points Wednesday before overcoming Marin Cilic in five sets, advancing to the semifinals at the All England Club for the 11th time.