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Norris joins elite club

CHICAGO—Detroit’s Daniel Norris became just the 19th pitcher to hit a home run in his first major-league at-bat before suffering an injury that will send him to the disabled list.

Norris left yesterday’s game against the Chicago Cubs with a strained right oblique and is headed to the disabled list, Tigers’ manager Brad Ausmus said.

Boston Olympics organizers: Critical consultants’ report didn’t fully analyze the plans

BOSTON — Boston’s failed bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics underestimated costs for hosting the games, potentially leaving Massachusetts taxpayers on the hook for significant cost overruns, according to a state-funded report released Tuesday.

Padres’ rookie sharp again

SAN DIEGO—Colin Rea’s second big-league start was less dramatic than his first.

But it ended the same way: with a victory for the San Diego Padres’ right-hander.

Rea became just the seventh starter in Padres’ history to begin his big-league career 2-0, pitching into the sixth inning of San Diego’s 5-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves last night.

Teen star still may seek exemption

Brooke Henderson’s first LPGA Tour win didn’t stop her from having to play golf on Mondays.

Henderson completed an eight-stroke victory Sunday at the $1.3-million (U.S.) Cambia Portland Classic to become the first Canadian to win an LPGA event since Charlottetown’s Lorie Kane in 2001.

She also was the Tour’s third-youngest champion ever at 17 years 11 months, and six days.

Teen golfer nabs victory

PORTLAND, Ore.—Brooke Henderson got her breakthrough LPGA Tour victory.

The Canadian teen will have to wait a little longer to become a tour member.

Henderson won the Cambia Portland Classic by eight strokes yesterday to become the third-youngest champion in LPGA Tour history at 17 years, 11 months, and six days.