AP Top Sports News at 11:51 p.m. EDT

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

First-round fireworks: Serena, Sharapova to meet at US Open

Packers-Raiders game being played on 80-yard field

Newton injures foot, Brady solid in Patriots’ 10-3 win

Orioles surrender record 259th homer with 34 games left

AP sources: Sprint star Christian Coleman could face ban

Hendricks, Cubs edge Giants 1-0 for 5th straight win

Thomas loses cushion, shares lead in Tour Championship

Walker, Turner lead US over Australia 102-86

LEADING OFF: Players get creative, Yanks at Dodger Stadium