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Serena Williams to be next General Mills’ Wheaties box athlete

Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — General Mills has found the perfect champion for their signature Wheaties box.The company announced Tuesday that tennis star Serena Williams will be the next athlete featured on the breakfast cereal’s orange box.Williams took to Instagram to share the monumental news.”In 2001, Wheaties paid homage to a true champion…read more »

US women squeak out 2-1 win over Spain

Geert van Erven/Soccrates/Getty Images(PARIS) — The U.S. Women’s National Team beat Spain 2-1 on Monday to advance to the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup quarterfinals.Megan Rapinoe scored on two penalty kicks, helping the U.S. win its first game in the knockout round of the tournament.The U.S. will now play France in a quarterfinal match set…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 6/24/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLAMERICAN LEAGUENY Yankees 10, Toronto 8Cleveland 3, Kansas City 2, 10 InningsBoston 6, Chi White Sox 5NATIONAL LEAGUEPhiladelphia 13, NY Mets 7Chi Cubs 8, Atlanta 3Arizona 8, LA Dodgers 5Colorado 2, San Francisco 0Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.read more »

As America takes on Spain in World Cup, fans are already inspired

FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images(LE HAVRE, France) — As the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) gears up for its first game in the knockout round of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, Americans in France are super excited for the players.”They’re really inspiring and, just — it’s [great] to see them play,” Leah Beaubien, an 11-year-old from…read more »

Woman hospitalized after being hit by foul ball at Dodgers game

cmannphoto/iStock(LOS ANGELES) — A baseball fan was hospitalized Sunday after being struck by a foul ball hit by Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger.The incident happened at Dodger Stadium during the first inning of the Dodgers’ game against the Colorado Rockies. The woman who was hit by the line drive was seated four rows…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 6/23/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUELA Angels 6,  St. Louis 4AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto 6, Boston 1Cleveland 8, Detroit 3Houston 9,  NY Yankees 4Kansas City 6, Minnesota 1Texas 7, Chi White Sox 4Tampa Bay 8, Oakland 2Seattle 13, Baltimore 3NATIONAL LEAGUEMiami 6, Philadelphia 4Atlanta 4, Washington 3, 10 InningsPittsburgh 11,…read more »

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