Bryce Harper played assistant to Katie Ledecky and held her Olympic medals while she threw the ceremonial first pitch.
The NCAA fights tooth and nail to make sure football and men's basketball players don't get paid. It also allows campus Olympic sport athletes to keep medal bonuses. Wait, what?
"I've done it before. Don't worry, you'll learn."
Find the struggle and even the strangest events in Rio become familiar. But real greatness, of the Simone Biles/Michael Phelps/Katie Ledecky variety, is something else.
Katie Ledecky is on the verge of making history by winning Rio Olympics gold in the 200-, 400-, and 800-meter freestyle races. The only woman to ever have done it previously is rooting for her.
The 1,500-meter freestyle is featured at the World Championships and other major swim meets. But for women, it won't be part of the Rio Games.
More than half of Team USA's 555-athlete roster for the Rio Games is female, the most women to ever represent a single country in the Olympics. Here are five faces to know.