Indians activate Miller...Jets’ Donahue gets suspended sentence for DUI...97th-ranked player leads British Women’s Open
CLEVELAND (AP) — Andrew Miller has been activated by the Cleveland Indians after missing two months because of inflammation in his right knee. The left-hander has been out since May 26. Right-hander Zach McAllister was designated for assignment. The Indians also announced that outfielder Tyler Naquin underwent right hip surgery yesterday and is expected to resume baseball activities in 6 to 10 weeks.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Lions defensive end Cornelius Washington has returned to practice. The Lions removed Washington from the injured reserve/non-football injury list today. The Lions also signed wide receiver Dom Williams and waived injured wide receiver Deontez Alexander.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — New York Jets linebacker Dylan Donahue has received a three-month suspended sentence and a $1,000 fine for a 2017 DUI crash in Montana. The Billings Gazette reports Donahue pleaded guilty today through his attorney and was sentenced. Donahue has also pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated for causing a wrong-way crash in February that injured four people in the Lincoln Tunnel between New York and New Jersey. Donahue spent a month in a substance-abuse treatment facility in Florida after that crash.
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England (AP) — A 97th-ranked player from Thailand is heading into the third round of the Women’s British Open with a one-stroke lead. Pornanong Phatlum is 10-under after two straight rounds of 5-under 67. First-round leader Minjee Lee is in a three-way tie for second.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s soccer team will play two friendlies on U.S. soil next month. The Brazilian football confederation says a Sept. 7 match against the U.S. will be in New Jersey and a Sept. 11 game against El Salvador will be in Washington, D.C. They will be Brazil’s first two matches since its World Cup quarterfinal elimination against Belgium in July.