Nationals 6, Mets 0: Nationals Defeat Mets but Lose Postseason Hopes
Five pitchers teamed to hold the Mets to one hit, but Washington was eliminated from the N.L. wild-card chase when the Cardinals won.
Yankees 3, Orioles 2, 11 innings: Yankees Complete Long Day’s Journey to a Wild-Card Spot
It took 11 innings, and a lot of blah baseball, but the Yanks finally beat the lowly Baltimore Orioles and clinched a postseason berth.
College Football Scores: Old Dominion Shocks No. 13 Virginia Tech
In other games, Texas upset No. 17 Texas Christian, and Tua Tagovailoa passed for four touchdowns for No. 1 Alabama.
Courage 3, Thorns 1: North Carolina Wins N.W.S.L. Championship in a Rematch
Jessica McDonald scored twice to lead the Courage in a game that set an attendance record for a U.S. women’s pro soccer final.
Tiger Woods Soars in Round 3 of the Tour Championship
Woods is heading into Sunday’s final round with a three-stroke lead, poised to win his first title in five years.
Braves 5, Phillies 3: Braves Win the N.L. East for the First Time Since 2013
Atlanta, which went 70-92 last year, won its fourth in a row to cap a run to the top that was led by young, budding stars.
Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell placed on leave after domestic violence claims
Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell was placed on administrative leave Friday following fresh allegations of domestic violence from his ex-wife.
Sporting: Why Does the Tennis Season End Before It’s Over?
In October and November, the sport exists (Laver Cup!) and doesn’t exist simultaneously. I’m both fascinated and irritated by this.
M.L.B. Playoff Races: Yankees and Braves Close In on Berths
The Astros, behind seven R.B.I. from Yuli Gurriel, clinch a spot in the postseason; the Cardinals keep pace in the N.L. wild-card race.
Yankees 10, Orioles 8: The Yankees Get a Victory, if Not Encouragement
C.C. Sabathia delivered a strong start, but six relievers were needed to get the final nine outs against the hapless Orioles.
Mets 4, Nationals 2: Jacob deGrom’s Quality Start Breaks a Major League Record
DeGrom turned in his 23rd consecutive quality start, breaking a record shared by Bob Gibson and Chris Carpenter.
Tiger Woods, Grinding Through Round 2, Keeps Share of Tour Championship Lead
Woods shot a two-under-par 68 to finish the day seven under for the tournament, sharing the lead with Justin Rose, the world No. 1.