Posted: Aug 20, 2013 1:34 AM
Updated: Aug 20, 2013 1:34 AM
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
--FEDERER SEEDED SEVENTH FOR US OPEN
Roger Federer is seeded No. 7 for the U.S. Open, his first slot outside the top three at any Grand Slam tournament in a decade.
--PUIG GETS GRILLED IN MIAMI
Dodgers rookie and Cuban defector Yasiel Puig making 1st visit as big-leaguer to Miami.
--MAN CITY SENDS MESSAGE TO TITLE RIVALS WITH 4-0 WIN OVER NEWCASTLE
Manchester City quickly hit its stride in the Premier League, mixing power with panache to thrash Newcastle 4-0 in Manuel Pellegrini's first game in charge.
--ISNER, BERDYCH OUT OF US OPEN TUNE UP EVENT
Two-time defending champion John Isner and top-seeded Tomas Berdych withdraw from the Winston-Salem Open on a soggy Monday.
__TEAM NZ TAKES A 2-1 LEAD IN LOUIS VUITTON CUP FINALS
Emirates Team New Zealand sails away with another win because of a mechanical failure to Italy's Luna Rossa, taking a 2-1 lead in the Louis Vuitton Cup finals Monday.