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Updated: August 17, 2009, 12:13 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

STOCK UP

Y.E. Yang stunned Tiger Woods to win the PGA Championship. The first Asian to win a major, he had a great eagle on the 14th hole en route to the shocking title.

Usain Bolt shattered the world record in the 100-meters, beating American Tyson Gay in the finals at the World Track and Field Championships.

Andy Murray won the Rogers Cup tennis event in Montreal, beating Juan Martin del Potro in the finals.

The St. Louis Cardinals are 8-2 in their last 10 games, building up a big lead in the NL Central.

Tom Brady threw a pair of touchdown passes in his first game back from his knee injury.

Adrian Gonzalez had a six-hit game for the Padres.

STOCK DOWN

Donte' Stallworth was suspended for the entire season by commissioner Roger Goodell.

The Pittsburgh Pirates have lost nine of their last 10.

The Minnesota Twins have dropped seven of their last 10 to slide six games back in the AL Central.

Boxer Jeff Lacy lost to Roy Jones Jr.

Previously unbeaten Gina Carano lost to Cris Cyborg in an MMA showdown.

Dick Vitale

College Basketball analyst
Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style. Vitale also contributes columns to ESPN.com.