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Reuters Sports News Summary

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

The San Diego Padres on Saturday fired manager Andy Green, who was in his fourth season at the helm of the club. Bench coach Rod Barajas was named interim manager. "I want to thank Andy for his tireless work and dedication to the Padres over the last four seasons," general manager A.J. Preller said in a statement.

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Monday, August 5th, 2019

Tennis - Konta beaten by Yastremska in early Rogers Cup upset It took less than 80 minutes for the Rogers Cup to produce an upset on Monday as Ukrainian teenager Dayana Yastremska beat British 13th seed Johanna Konta 6-3 6-2 in the first round. Yastremska, ranked 33 in the world, squandered four match points but took her fifth opportunity, dispatching Konta before the local time had barely passed noon on the Toronto hardcourt. Browns' Kitchens fires back at Wylie, warns leakers Cleveland Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens dismissed criticism from former offensive line coach Bob Wylie, telling reporters on Monday, "Bob doesn't wear brown and orange anymore."

Reuters Sports News Summary

Monday, August 5th, 2019

Following is a summary of current sports news briefs. Norwegian Viktor Hovland's rocket-like start to his professional career has him dreaming of next year's Ryder Cup, though first he has to become a member of the European Tour. Hovland, last year's U.S. amateur champion, turned pro after finishing equal 12th at the U.S. Open in June, and has instantly adjusted to the pay-for-play ranks.