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Report: Rays' Crawford opts for hand surgery
Tampa Bay All-Star outfielder Carl Crawford will have surgery on his injured right hand and could miss the remainder of the regular season, according to the St. Petersburg Times.
A-Rod HR in 12th leads Yankees past Twins
Alex Rodriguez hit a tiebreaking homer in the 12th inning and the scuffling New York Yankees overcame Mariano Rivera’s first blown save of the season, beating the Minnesota Twins 9-6 Tuesday night.
Phelps sets new gold record
Day 5 roundup: Michael Phelps has become the winningest Olympic athlete ever, earning his fourth gold medal of the Beijing Games with a world record in the 200-meter butterfly.
Phelps wins 4th gold with 200 fly
Michael Phelps won the 200-meter butterfly, setting another world record and giving him a career-record 10 Olympic gold medals. It was his fourth gold of the Beijing Games.