MLB Today:

The Giants won at Cincinnati, 6-1; Madison Bumgarner pitched 8 innings in the win.

The Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka ended Oakland’s 5-game winning streak, 2-1.

Toronto won its 5th straight game, 7-3 at Detroit, beating Justin Verlander.

Washington sent the Phillies to a 6th straight defeat, 4-2.

The three-day MLB Draft is just beginning, with rounds 1 and 2 tonight.

Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final drew about 4.5 million viewers, just shy of the rating for last night’s “So You Think You Can Dance” on Fox (and a bit less than the repeats shown on two other networks).

The Big 10 football championship game will remain in Indianapolis through 2021.

In Brazil, the World Cup begins in Sao Paolo in a week, and subway operators there have gone on strike.

Phil Mickelson is two shots back in Memphis after a first-round 67. 



Michelle Wie shot 65 and is tied for the lead after one round of the LPGA event in Ontario, Canada.