BC-AP Sports Preview Digest

Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Saturday. A full Sports Digest will be sent by 3 p.m. All times EDT:

- The Philadelphia Eagles visit the Green Bay Packers, the New York Jets take on the New York Giants and the Minnesota Vikings visit the Dallas Cowboys, part of full slate for NFL preseason football.

- SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Triple Crown winner American Pharoah takes on nine challengers in the Travers Stakes, attempting to add to his legacy as one of the greatest horses in racing.

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- SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA. - Little League officials expect about 40,000 fans to show up when nearby Lewisberry, Pennsylvania faces Pearlman, Texas for the U.S. title at the Little League World Series. Game starts 3:30 p.m.

- NEW YORK - Jacob deGrom tries to rebound from the worst start of his two-year career when the NL East-leading Mets play Boston, one day after the Red Sox snapped New York's seven-game winning streak. Game starts 4:05 p.m.

- SONOMA, Calif. - Qualifying for IndyCar's championship race is held at Sonoma Raceway, where six drivers remain mathematically eligible for the title. Begins at 6:05 p.m.