(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  NFL upholds Elliott’s suspension.  Hurricane Irma impacts NFL game.  Red Sox admit to stealing signs.  Indians win 13th straight game.

>>NFL Upholds Elliott’s Six-Game Suspension

(New York, NY)  —  An NFL arbitrator is upholding the six-game suspension against Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott.  However, multiple reports say he’ll still be allowed to play in Sunday night’s season opener against the Giants because of the lateness of the appeal ruling.  Elliott was suspended six games for violating the league’s personal-conduct policy.

>>Bucs-Dolphins Game Will Not Be Played Sunday In Miami Due To Irma

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(Miami, FL)  —  Hurricane Irma is forcing the NFL to move Sunday’s regular-season opener between the Buccaneers and Dolphins in Miami.  The league is still trying to decide where and when the game will be played.  It could be moved to a neutral location or be played in Miami later this season.

>>Red Sox Admit To Stealing Signs Electronically

(Boston, MA)  —  The Red Sox are admitting to stealing signs.  The “New York Times” reports the Red Sox are accused of using electronic communication to steal signs and relay them to players during games.  Yankees GM Brian Cashman gave the league video of what they say was a Red Sox trainer looking at his Apple Watch and then relaying information to players during a series in Boston.

>>Indians Top White Sox For 13th Straight Win

(Chicago, IL)  —  The defending American League champions keep on rolling.  The Indians ran their winning streak to 13 games with a 9-4 victory over the White Sox in Chicago.  Jose Ramirez homered twice for Cleveland, which is riding the longest winning streak in the majors this season.  Arizona beat the Dodgers last night in LA for its 12th straight win.

>>Venus Reaches U.S. Open Semifinals

(Flushing, NY)  —  Ninth-seeded American Venus Williams is moving on to the semifinals at the U.S. Open.  The 37-year-old outlasted 13th-seeded Petra Kvitova in three sets in their quarterfinal matchup.  The two-time U.S. Open champ will play fellow American Sloane Stephens next.  Seventeenth-seeded American Sam Querrey lost in four sets to 28th-seeded Kevin Anderson.

 

>>TUESDAY’S SCOREBOARD

MLB National League
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Pittsburgh Pirates 4, Chicago Cubs 3
Washington Nationals 2, Miami Marlins 1
Philadelphia Phillies 9, New York Mets 1
Cincinnati Reds 9, Milwaukee Brewers 3
Colorado Rockies 9, San Francisco Giants 6
St. Louis Cardinals 8, San Diego Padres 4
Arizona Diamondbacks 3, Los Angeles Dodgers 1  (10 inn)

MLB American League
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Baltimore Orioles 7, New York Yankees 6
Tampa Bay Rays 2, Minnesota Twins 1
Detroit Tigers 13, Kansas City Royals 2
Boston Red Sox 3, Toronto Blue Jays 2  (19 inn)
Cleveland Indians 9, Chicago White Sox 4
Los Angeles Angels 8, Oakland Athletics 7  (10 inn)
Houston Astros 3, Seattle Mariners 1

MLB Interleague
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Texas Rangers at Atlanta Braves  (PPD/Rain)

WNBA Playoffs
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No Games Scheduled

 

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

MLB National League
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12:35 p.m. – Milwaukee Brewers at Cincinnati Reds
7:05 p.m. – Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates
7:10 p.m. – Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins
7:10 p.m. – Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets
8:40 p.m. – San Francisco Giants at Colorado Rockies
10:10 p.m. – St. Louis Cardinals at San Diego Padres
10:10 p.m. – Arizona Diamondbacks at Los Angeles Dodgers

MLB American League
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1:10 p.m. – Minnesota Twins at Tampa Bay Rays
3:35 p.m. – Los Angeles Angels at Oakland Athletics
7:05 p.m. – New York Yankees at Baltimore Orioles
7:10 p.m. – Kansas City Royals at Detroit Tigers
7:10 p.m. – Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox
8:10 p.m. – Cleveland Indians at Chicago White Sox
10:10 p.m. – Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners

MLB Interleague
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1:35 p.m. – Texas Rangers at Atlanta Braves (G1)
7:35 p.m. – Texas Rangers at Atlanta Braves (G2)

WNBA Playoffs
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8:00 p.m. – Dallas Wings at Washington Mystics  (Single Elimination)
10:00 p.m. – Seattle Storm at Phoenix Mercury  (Single Elimination)