2 US men remain in French Open...AP source: Jeb Bush no longer interested in Marlins...Red Sox put Pedroia on DL
PARIS (AP) — John Isner (IHZ’-nur) has reached the second round at the French Open, defeating Jordan Thompson of Australia 6-3, 4-6, 7-6, 6-3. The 21st-seeded American hit 31 aces and converted all three of his break points. Of the 11 men from the United States who entered the main draw at Roland Garros, only Isner and No. 25 Steve Johnson remain in the tournament.
MIAMI (AP) — A person close to the negotiations says former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is no longer interested in buying the Miami Marlins and has ended his participation in sales talks. The person confirmed Bush’s decision to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the Marlins haven’t commented on the status of the discussions. Bush led a group that included former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter, who may still explore a bid with other investors.
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have placed second baseman Dustin Pedroia on the 10-day disabled list with a sprained wrist and activated third baseman Pablo Sandoval from the DL. Pedroia sprained his left wrist when he tumbled over White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu (ah-BRAY’-oo) in Chicago yesterday. Sandoval was placed on the DL on April 25 with a sprained right knee and made seven rehab appearances at Triple-A Pawtucket.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Ottawa Senators center Derick Brassard will require surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder. Ottawa general manager Pierre Dorion says the tear was found through tests after the Senators’ playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Recovery time is expected to be four to five months.
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — A police report lists four medications, including Vicodin, that Tiger Woods reported taking when he was stopped for DUI. The report says Woods was cooperative “as much as possible” after he was found asleep at the wheel early yesterday. It says he was “extremely sleepy” and the officer observed it was hard for Woods to keep his eyes open and hard to walk. Woods has had four back surgeries since 2014, the latest in April.