Jason Day made a pair of late birdies on a windy afternoon at Firestone for a 1-under 69 and a one-shot lead in the Bridgestone Invitational.
Greg Biffle used a last-gasp push to steal the pole for Saturday night's race at Daytona International Speedway.
Former University of South Carolina Aiken baseball standout Erik Davis has been inked to a free agent contract with the Los Angeles Angels.
Tiger Woods is out of the British Open, the first time he has sat out three straight majors.
At age 37, Reese Hoffa's Olympic bid in the shot put was not meant to be as he finishes 5th in the trials as his throwing career also comes to a close.