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Associated Press

WIMBLEDON, England — Twice, Iga Swiatek was a single point from exiting Wimbledon on Sunday, a single point from the sort of confounding defeat at the place that gives her so much more trouble than any of the other Grand Slam tournaments.
WIMBLEDON, England — When 16-year-old Mirra Andreeva needed some advice after losing in the third round at her first major tennis tournament, she didn’t have to go far.
Iga Swiatek staved off match points to beat Belinda Bencic on the best Wimbledon run of her career.
The Baltimore Orioles activated infielder Ryan Mountcastle from the 10-day injured list on Sunday.
The Philadelphia Phillies placed left-handed reliever José Alvarado on the 15-day injured list on Sunday because of left elbow inflammation.
Kansas City Royals pitcher Ryan Yarbrough is returning to the mound Sunday to start against Cleveland in his first major league game since the left-hander was hit in the face with a line drive two months ago.
Bob Huggins says he never resigned as West Virginia’s basketball coach following a drunken-driving arrest and wants his job back, according to a letter from his attorney to the university.
Chris Eubanks made the Wimbledon fourth round after playing on the Challenger level in the spring.
Three Detroit Tigers pitchers combined to no-hit the Toronto Blue Jays in a 2-0 win on Saturday.
Detroit activated outfielder Riley Greene from the injured list. Greene, who was sidelined since May 31 with a stress reaction in his left fibula.
The Chicago Cubs placed Dansby Swanson on the 10-day injured list Saturday because of a bruised left foot and anticipate it will be a short absence for their All-Star shortstop.
Mark Cavendish crashed out of the Tour de France in the eighth stage, tied for the career Tour wins record.
The Seattle Kraken avoided salary arbitration with defenseman Will Borgen on Friday, agreeing to a two-year contract at an of average $2.7 million a season.
Texas will become the first team in 47 years to have five position players start in the All-Star Game.
After injuries delayed Rodon’s first season with the Yankees by a little over three months, the left-hander will pitch for the first time with New York when the club hosts the Chicago Cubs in the opener of a three-game series on Friday.
Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Andy Murray in five sets at Wimbledon.
Captain Anze Kopitar signed a two-year extension worth $14 million with L.A. on Thursday. He’s now under contract through the 2025-26 NHL season at an annual salary cap hit of $7 million.
Baltimore shortstop Gunnar Henderson reached out to YES Network cameraman Pete Stendel and his wife after the injury.
Altuve already missed four games in early June with an injury in the other oblique.
Wimbledon’s first round needed four days to complete due to rain. Andy Murray and Stefanos Tsitsipas’ second-round match is suspended.
Marlins center fielder Jonathan Davis was to have surgery Thursday on his right knee after an MRI revealed a meniscus injury sustained.
Cleveland Guardians starter Cal Quantrill has returned to the injured list with shoulder inflammation after getting banged around in his last two outings.
The Chicago White Sox placed right-hander Joe Kelly on the 15-day injured list on Thursday with right elbow inflammation.
The last player Serena Williams beat before retiring last year has now called it quits after a second-round loss at Wimbledon on Thursday.