Your Top Plays for Today
The Associated Press
Aug. 21, 2014
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PORTO, CELTIC WELL PLACED AFTER AWAY LEGS IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
Former European champions Porto and Celtic secure good results in the away legs of their Champions League qualifiers.
ANGELS PITCHER RICHARDS SUFFERS KNEE INJURY
The Los Angeles Angels' playoff ambitions receive a hit as pitcher Garett Richards is stretchered off the field with a knee injury.
WOZNIACKI, BOUCHARD MAKE EARLY EXITS FROM CONNECTICUT OPEN
Caroline Wozniacki and Eugenie Bouchard are knocked out of the Connecticut Open early, harming their U.S. Open preparations.
BARCELONA HIT WITH TRANSFER BAN
Barcelona is locked out of the next two transfer windows as punishment for breaking rules on signing youth players.
GIANTS WIN PROTEST, RAIN-SHORTENED GAME TO RESUME
The San Francisco Giants become the first team in 28 years to win a protest filed to Major League Baseball, forcing the resumption of a rain-interrupted game that had been awarded to the Cubs.