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NEW YORK -- Venus Williams lost her fourth-round match in Arthur Ashe Stadium when, minutes later, younger sister?Serena?walked somber-faced into the same venue. Cheap Dallas Cowboys Jerseys .On cue, the note from research appeared in an email: The Williams sisters have lost on the same day in a Grand Slam only four times.The last time it happened was two years ago at the French Open, but it didnt happen Monday at the US Open. Not even close.Serena came down hard on Kazakhstans Yaroslava Shvedova 6-2, 6-3 in a scant 68 minutes.The victory, in her 350th Grand Slam singles match, pushed Williams major match win total to 308, past Roger Federer for the all-time record.Oh, wow, Serena said in her on-court interview when given the news. Three-o-eight sounds pretty good.Who will wind up with more?I dont know, she said. Well see. Hopefully well both keep going.Serena has now won 30 of her past 31 matches at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.A few more takeaways from the match:Serenas serve was sizzling: Yes, shes already widely acknowledged as having the best serve in the history of womens tennis. But Williams, who turns 35 near the end of the month, can still hammer it. She won an incredible 93 percent of her first serves, 28 of 30. There were shoulder concerns coming into this event, but on the last point of the first game of the second set, Serena clocked an ace down the middle, at 126 mph. It was the fastest womans serve of the tournament, and her fastest by five mph. For the tournament, shes unbroken and has faced only one break point. I cant really believe it, Serena said afterward. Ive never served this consistently.Better than Federer: Serenas Grand Slam match win record is intriguing, but it also underlines just how well shes played after turning 30. This was her 100th match win since she crossed the three-decade mark; the record is a sporty 100-10. Federer is 84-18. Serena leads in 30-something major titles, 9-1.Shvedova was under-served: Shvedova, who lost to Venus in this years Wimbledon quarterfinals, looked like the WTAs No. 52-ranked player against Serena. Shvedova was in constant difficulty on her serve, particularly her toss. Shvedova lost 14 of her 25 second-serve points and double-faulted five times.Next up in the quarters: Serena has beaten the No. 5 Simona Halep seven of eight times, the most recent coming at Indian Wells back in March. Serena won comfortably, 6-4, 6-3.The drama of whos No. 1: With No. 2 seed Angelique Kerber into the quarterfinals, Serena needs at least to reach the final to have a chance of hanging on to her No. 1 ranking. Technically, Agnieszka Radwanksa is still in the mix. too. Serena has been No. 1 for 186 consecutive weeks, equaling Steffi Grafs Open era record. Williams is seeking her 23rd Grand Slam singles title, which would break her tie with Graf and give her the all-time Open era record. Cheap Minnesota Vikings Jerseys . -- Nate Robinson has played for seven teams, so beating one of them is no longer a rare occurrence. Cheap Detroit Lions Jerseys . Boucher previously coached the Tampa Bay Lightning and had a 97-78-20 record over two-plus seasons. He was dismissed by the team last March after the Lightning struggled in the lockout-shortened season with a 13-18-1 record. http:///...angeles-rams-jerseys . With the first unit struggling of late and Amir Johnson - one of the teams iron men - hobbling on an injured right ankle, Patterson knew he could get the nod in a challenging matchup against one of the leagues up and coming players at his position. A look at whats happening all around the majors Sunday:---SUNDAY SCHOOLA.J. Ellis is set to make his first start for the Phillies when he catches 24-year-old Vince Velasquez (8-6, 4.31 ERA), who is winless in seven outings since July 8. The 35-year-old Ellis, obtained Thursday from the Dodgers in a surprising trade for Carlos Ruiz, was brought in to mentor the teams young pitchers. The waves of emotion are getting farther and farther apart, which is a good thing, Ellis said. Ive started feeling re-energized, filled with a sense of purpose as to why Ive been placed here and why this is where I need to be at this time, so Im excited about that. And Ive got huge shoes to fill, I know that. Robert Gsellman makes his first major league start for the Mets. He won his debut Tuesday at St. Louis with 3 2/3 scoreless innings in relief.CATCH THISOrioles center fielder Adam Jones could return to the lineup after sitting out Saturday, a day after aggravating his hamstring injury. The All-Star might even get a chance to reach over the wall at Yankee Stadium to grab a long drive by Gary Sanchez -- the New York newcomer has hit 11 home runs in just 21 games this season.VINTAGE VINCubs fans in Chicago will get a brief chance to hear famed Dodgers announcer Vin Scully wax poetic. Comcast SportsNet Chicago will carry the live audio of Scullys broadcast during the third inning of the series finale. The 88-year-old Scully is retiring at seasons end.The people in Chicago are in for a treat, Cubs manager Joe Maddon said. Cheap Houston Texans Jerseys. . After we get done with our games, I watch the Dodgers and listen to Vin on my iPad. Hes one of the great ones, like Red Barber, Dick Enberg and Ernie Harwell. Hes transcended the memories of baseball.ROYAL ROLLRight-hander Yordano Ventura (9-9, 4.27 ERA) goes for the red-hot Royals in a prime-time matchup at Fenway Park. Ventura has been a big part of Kansas Citys surge this month, going 3-0 with a 2.03 ERA in six starts. Lefty Eduardo Rodriguez (2-5, 5.11) is expected to start for Boston for the first time since leaving his Aug. 16 start at Baltimore after four hitless innings with tightness in his left hamstring.THE ROOKIE RETURNSWashington will call up top prospect Lucas Giolito (0-0, 4.91) to make his fourth major league start in a game against Colorado. The righty hasnt pitched in the majors since July 24, and he didnt go deeper than four innings in any of his first three outings. Chad Bettis (10-7, 5.29) starts against the Nats for the second time this month -- he allowed two runs in three innings on Aug. 16.THE OMINOUS ATHLETICAndrew Triggs (0-1, 4.38) looks for a little more luck in his fifth start with the As. Triggs lost 1-0 to Cleveland despite six solid innings in his last start, and Oakland is 1-21 when the rookie has pitched this season, including 16 straight defeats. 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