(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  Elliott appeals suspension.  Stanton homers again.  Yankees hold off Mets.  James speaks out.

>>Cowboys’ Elliott Files Appeal Of Six-Game Suspension

(New York, NY)  —  Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is appealing his six-game suspension.  Elliott was handed the ban following a year-long domestic violence investigation by the NFL that determined there was “substantial” evidence that he assaulted his ex-girlfriend.  The 22-year-old has denied the accusations and he was never arrested or charged.

>>Stanton Homers In Sixth Straight Game

(Miami, FL)  —  Giancarlo Stanton homered in his sixth straight game in the Marlins’ 9-4 loss to the Giants in Miami.  Stanton is two games away from tying the all-time Major League record set by Dale Long, Don Mattingly and Ken Griffey Jr.  Stanton leads the majors with 44 homers this season.

>>Yankees Hold Off Mets

(Bronx, NY)  —  Sonny Gray picked up his first win in pinstripes as the Yankees held off the Mets, 5-4, in the Bronx.  Gray tossed six-plus innings of two-run ball to earn his first victory in three starts with the Yanks.  Aroldis Chapman allowed a two-run homer by Amed Rosario in the ninth, but held on for his 16th save.

>>James Talks About Trump’s Response To Charlottesville

(Sandusky, OH)  —  Cavaliers star LeBron James isn’t shying away from using his platform to speak out.  While hosting his LeBron James Family Foundation event Tuesday night, James discussed the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.  He called Donald Trump the “so-called president” and said it’s important for people to be better on their own.

>>Mets’ Tebow Makes 88-Year-Old’s Day With Virtual Hello

(Tampa, FL)  —  Mets minor league outfielder Tim Tebow is not only making headlines on the baseball field, but also off of it.  A video of Tebow saying hello to a fan’s 88-year-old grandmother who recently suffered a stroke has gone viral.  The 30-year-old Tebow has been playing for the St. Lucie Mets in Florida.

 

>>TUESDAY’S SCOREBOARD

MLB National League
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San Francisco Giants 9, Miami Marlins 4
Milwaukee Brewers 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Cincinnati Reds 2, Chicago Cubs 1
Atlanta Braves 4, Colorado Rockies 3
San Diego Padres 8, Philadelphia Phillies 4

MLB American League
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Tampa Bay Rays 6, Toronto Blue Jays 4
Texas Rangers 10, Detroit Tigers 4
Cleveland Indians 8, Minnesota Twins 1
Oakland Athletics 10, Kansas City Royals 8
Seattle Mariners 3, Baltimore Orioles 1

MLB Interleague
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Houston Astros 9, Arizona Diamondbacks 4
Washington Nationals 3, Los Angeles Angels 1
New York Yankees 5, New York Mets 4
Boston Red Sox 10, St. Louis Cardinals 4
Los Angeles Dodgers 6, Chicago White Sox 1

WNBA
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Connecticut Sun 96, Atlanta Dream 75

 

>>WEDNESDAY’S SCHEDULE  (All times are Eastern)

MLB National League
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1:10 p.m. – San Francisco Giants at Miami Marlins
2:10 p.m. – Pittsburgh Pirates at Milwaukee Brewers
3:40 p.m. – Philadelphia Phillies at San Diego Padres
8:05 p.m. – Cincinnati Reds at Chicago Cubs
8:40 p.m. – Atlanta Braves at Colorado Rockies

MLB American League
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3:35 p.m. – Kansas City Royals at Oakland Athletics
3:40 p.m. – Baltimore Orioles at Seattle Mariners
7:07 p.m. – Tampa Bay Rays at Toronto Blue Jays
8:05 p.m. – Detroit Tigers at Texas Rangers
8:10 p.m. – Cleveland Indians at Minnesota Twins

MLB Interleague
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1:05 p.m. – Los Angeles Angels at Washington Nationals
7:08 p.m. – New York Yankees at New York Mets
7:10 p.m. – St. Louis Cardinals at Boston Red Sox
8:10 p.m. – Arizona Diamondbacks at Houston Astros
10:10 p.m. – Chicago White Sox at Los Angeles Dodgers

WNBA
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7:00 p.m. – Los Angeles Sparks at Washington Mystics
10:00 p.m. – Minnesota Lynx at Seattle Storm