Latest on US Open: Nadal blows 2-set Slam lead for 1st time

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):

Rafael Nadal had never lost a Grand Slam match when taking a two-set lead until he was beaten 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 by 32nd-seeded Fabio...

Martinez not helped by extra rest, Cardinals lose to Pirates

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Martinez got some extra rest between starts to rest a tight back. It didn't help.

Pitching for the first time in eight days, Martinez allowed four runs and seven hits in five innings...

Rockies send Giants to 7th straight loss, 2-1

DENVER (AP) — The power display from Carlos Gonzalez and Nolan Arenado has given the Colorado Rockies a boost in their bid to finish an otherwise disappointing season on a strong note.

Arenado and Gonzalez...

Happ pitches 7 scoreless to lead Pirates past Cardinals, 9-3

ST. LOUIS (AP) — J.A. Happ is happy to be back in the National League and pitching in a pennant race.

Happ pitched seven scoreless innings and Starling Marte drove in three runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates...

Braves lose lead in 9th, fall to Nationals 5-2 in 10 innings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Having experienced a rout and a heartbreaker, Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez preferred the latter.

Atlanta took a one-run lead in the eighth inning Friday night, then saw the Washington...

McHugh, Conger lead Houston to 8-0 win over Twins

HOUSTON (AP) — Mike Pelfrey had allowed only seven home runs this season and not one in his last seven starts entering Friday night's game against the Houston Astros.

Houston changed that quickly, and Pelfrey...

CSCS airs out grievances with rout of St. Mary's

By: BRENT W. NEW preps@gazette.com

CSCS did more than redeem last year's 42-point loss to St. Mary's.

It spurred confidence for the entire 2015 season.

Justin Engesser had three touchdowns through the air, two of them to Jake Dunn....

Prado's RBI double in 11th gives Marlins 6-5 win over Mets

MIAMI (AP) — Martin Prado had his first five-hit game Friday night, and his final hit gave the Miami Marlins an extra-inning victory.

Prado lined a two-out double in the 11th to score Christian Yelich from...