September 06, 2017

Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Monday. A full Sports Digest will be sent by about 3 p.m. All times EDT:

- CLEVELAND - On one of baseball's longest winning streaks, the Indians go for their 19th straight victory when they play a Detroit team that has lost eight of 10. Game starts 7:10 p.m.

- SAN FRANCISCO - The Dodgers try to end a 10-game losing streak - their worst skid in 25 years - when they open a series at last-place San Francisco. Game starts 10:15 p.m.

- NEW YORK -The Yankees play in the Mets' ballpark, opening a series with Tampa Bay that was moved to Citi Field because of Hurricane Irma. Game starts 7:10 p.m.

- NEW YORK - Who would have guessed at the start of 2017 that Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer would divvy up the year's four Grand Slam titles?

- The NFL is asking a federal appeals court to review a decision blocking the league's six-game suspension of Ezekiel Elliott. The league wants a New Orleans court to hear its appeal.

- The NFL begins its Monday night schedule with two games: New Orleans at Minnesota (7:10 p.m.) and L.A. Chargers at Denver (10:20 p.m.).

- NEW YORK - Winning on the road is supposed to be difficult in the NFL, particularly early and late in the season. On the opening weekend, the visitors thrived.

- LAS VEGAS - Frank Hawkins, a former Raiders running back with a Super Bowl ring, has a thriving marijuana business just off the Las Vegas Strip.

- TEMPE, Ariz. - The season-opening loss at Detroit was bad enough, but the Arizona Cardinals could face far worse news about the injury to star running back David Johnson.

- Rookies soared in Week 1 of the NFL season, led by Kareem Hunt's record debut in Kansas City's upset at New England.

- Oklahoma has not been this close to being No. 1 since early in the 2011 season. Ohio State has not been this far away from No. 1 since late in the 2014 season.

- Nothing agitates college football fans more than uncertainty at quarterback. And there's plenty of agitation going around after the second week of the season.

- NORMAN, Okla. - Baker Mayfield is the face of Oklahoma football. The guys he's throwing and handing off to? That's a different story.

- LIMA, Peru - Paris and Los Angeles will be awarded the 2024 and 2028 Olympics this week, the voting shadowed by issues of doping and misdeeds by IOC members.

- LIMA, Peru - A poll finds overwhelming support in Los Angeles for the 2028 Olympics despite questions about whether the city is all that excited about an event still 11 years away.

- SEOUL, South Korea - Amid political scandal and threats by North Korea, the 2018 Winter Olympics are barely an afterthought for most South Koreans.

- The U.S. women's hockey team was to have begun training camp in Tampa, Florida, this weekend in preparation for the 2018 Winter Olympics. Hurricane Irma disrupted those plans.

- LOS ANGELES - The waiting is almost over for the defending WNBA champion Los Angeles Sparks. They play the Phoenix Mercury in the semifinals starting Tuesday.

You May Like

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)