June 18, 2014 at 2:46 AM
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
BRAZIL HELD TO DRAW BY MEXICO, BELGIUM WINS, RUSSIA-KOREA DRAW
Brazil stumbles to a goalless draw against resolute Mexico, jeopardizing its expected place in the World Cup's knockout stage, while Belgium edges Algeria and Russia plays out a draw against South Korea.
ROYALS SURGE TO TOP OF DIVISION, OVERTAKING TIGERS
Kansas City takes over the lead in baseball's American League Central division by beating Detroit and notching a ninth-straight win.
11-YEAR-OLD GIRL PREPARES TO COMPETE IN US WOMEN'S OPEN GOLF
Eleven-year-old Lucy Li prepares to take her place in the U.S. Women's Open.
PORTUGAL'S FABIO COENTRAO TO MISS REST OF WORLD CUP
Portugal fullback Fabio Coentrao will miss the remainder of the World Cup with a groin strain.
GATLIN WINS AT GOLDEN SPIKE
Justin Gatlin extended his unbeaten start to the season by winning the 100 meters at the Golden Spike meet in the Czech Republic.