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    2015 Belmont Stakes post positions and odds (8 photos)

    American Pharoah will attempt to become the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years in Saturday's Belmont. The other horses won't make it easy. Check out the morning odds and post positions for this weekend's big event.

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    Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah gets first look at Belmont Park (14 photos)

    Triple Crown contender American Pharoah has gotten his first look at Belmont Park, jogging the mile-and-a-half around the huge oval with ease. Trainer Bob Baffert was on hand for the exercise Wednesday morning and happy to get it over with. Baffert says that "all I can do is get the horse ready…

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    2015 French Open quarterfinal action (31 photos)

    Highlights from day eleven of the 2015 French Open at Roland Garros on June 3, 2015 in Paris, France.

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    Triple Crown winners throughout history (11 photos)

    American Pharoah has a chance to gallop into glory by becoming the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years. Take a look at all of the horses who finished the journey and claimed this elusive title.

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    Adrian Peterson returns to Minnesota Vikings (9 photos)

    Either the Minnesota Vikings and running back Adrian Peterson have truly mended all fences or they were at least able to put on a really happy face on Tuesday. Peterson reported to OTA practices on Tuesday, after staying away during an acrimonious time. Peterson missed almost all of last year…

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    On this day - Lou Gehrig dies of ALS in 1941 (16 photos)

    Yankees star Lou Gehrig was on top of the world. Then he suddenly saw a decline in his physical abilities. Gehrig was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). On June 2, 1941 the baseball world lost one of it’s biggest talents. The baseball player died at the age of 37. Take a…

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    2015 French Open action - Day 10 (46 photos)

    PARIS (AP) -- Swiss fans can rub their hands in delight: They're guaranteed to have a man in the semifinals at Roland Garros. It will be either Roger Federer or Davis Cup teammate Stan Wawrinka, who are facing off in the French Open's quarterfinals Tuesday.

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    Betting odds for the next FIFA president (7 photos)

    Last week Sepp Blatter won a landslide re-election for a fifth term as FIFA president. Amid indicitments and scandal, Blatter announced that he was stepping down on Tuesday morning. William Hill Sports Book has released odds on the next FIFA president following Blatter's resignation. Check…

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    Sepp Blatter through the years (30 photos)

    Sepp Blatter, FIFA’s long-time president, announced on Tuesday that he will be resigning as soon as an extraordinary FIFA congress has elected a successor. Blatter had won a fifth term as president just last Friday and seemed to feel vindicated in two victory speeches, after yet another round of…

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    Browns sign 9-year-old to contract through Make-A-Wish (13 photos)

    The Cleveland Browns made 9-year-old Dylan Sutcliffe’s dream come true. Dylan, who was diagnosed with ataxia telangiectasia (A-T), a rare genetic disorder, told the Make-A-Wish Foundation that his dream was to play for the Browns. That dream became a reality as he signed a one-day contract on…

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    French Open match halted as spectators injured (9 photos)

    The men's quarterfinal match between Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Kei Nishikori had to be halted in the middle of the second set, as high winds knocked loose a large piece of metal that covers part of the video scoreboard. The metal crashed into the stands, hitting spectators. "Wind broke one of the…

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    2008 champion Ana Ivanovic back in semifinals at French Open (24 photos)

    ARIS (AP) -- Ana Ivanovic advanced to the semifinals of a major tournament for the first time since winning her only Grand Slam title at the French Open seven years ago with a 6-3, 6-2 win over Elina Svitolina on Tuesday. The seventh-seeded Ivanovic played aggressively throughout and compensated…

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    Winning pro coaches given the boot (20 photos)

    So much for the cliché, "Winning cures all." Tom Thibodeau is the latest coach to find out that winning – whether in the form of regularly reaching the playoffs or even winning titles – isn't always enough to create a peaceful and lasting existence with a franchise.

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    American Pharoah prepares for the Belmont Stakes (15 photos)

    American Pharoah had flown through five furlongs in 1 minute and galloped out strongly after that, in the colt's final major workout before being shipped to New York Tuesday for the Belmont Stakes and a shot at the excruciatingly elusive Triple Crown. — Pat Forde

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    Kei Nishikori - First Japanese man to reach French Open quarterfinals in 82 years (19 photos)

    PARIS (AP) — Kei Nishikori reached another milestone on Sunday, becoming the first Japanese man in more than 80 years to advance to the quarterfinals at the French Open. The fifth-seeded Nishikori, who has yet to drop a set at this year's tournament, progressed to the last eight at the clay-court…

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    Anna Nordqvist claims nailbiting win at LPGA Classic (25 photos)

    Anna Nordqvist used back-to-back birdies from the 16th to win the ShopRite LPGA Classic by one shot over Christel Boeljon of the Netherlands and cap a happy Swedish Mother's Day on Sunday in Galloway, New Jersey. — Reuters

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    Meet Erica Stoll - Rory McIlroy's new girlfriend (9 photos)

    Rory McIlroy is happy in his new relationship, and he's letting the world know it. In an interview with the London Times Magazine, McIlroy acknowledged he's dating PGA of America employee Erica Stoll -- albeit without mentioning her by name. — Ryan Ballengee

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    2015 French Open action - Day 9 (37 photos)

    Maria Sharapova's bid for a third title in four years is over after falling in straight sets to Lucie Safarova.

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    Serena's stirring comeback highlights Day 7 of French Open (24 photos)

    Serena Williams battled back from a set down for the second straight match, defeating Victoria Azarenka in three sets to reach the round of 16 and highlighting a great Saturday in Paris. Here are some of the day's best images.

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    NFL players serving suspensions in 2015 (12 photos)

    The upcoming NFL season is more than three months away and there are already a number of big names ruled out because of league punishments. Here's a look at a few players who will sit out their teams' season openers and beyond.

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