The Week in Sports Pictures: Sept. 18ÿ - 25
Colorado Rockies center fielder Eric Young Jr. makes a diving catch in the sixth inning of their game against the Houston Astros on Sunday, Sept. 25 in Houston.
In a blur
A slow exposure picture shows spectators watching participants competing in the 38th Berlin Marathon, on Sunday, Sept. 25 in Berlin.
Patrick Makau of Kenya celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the Berlin Marathon on Sunday. Makau unofficially broke the world men's marathon record with a time of two hours, three minutes and 38 seconds.
A humble king
New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera acknowledges the crowd after setting the all-time record with his 602nd career save as the Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 6-4 on Monday, Sept. 19. Rivera pitched a perfect ninth as he broke the record previously held by Trevor Hoffman.
Call to arms
World champion Arnaud Demare, front, and silver medallist Adrien Petit of France celebrate winning the men's under-23 road race in Holte, Denmark on Friday, Sept. 23.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace hauls in the pass on his way to an 81-yard touchdown catch against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, Sept. 25 in Indianapolis.
In this photo taken at slow shutter speed, Washington Nationals pitcher Ross Detwiler fires a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday, Sept. 20 in Philadelphia.
Rikke Skov of Denmark tries to avoid the defense of Nadezda Muravyev, left, of Russia during their Women's World Cup handball match on Tuesday, Sept. 20.
Need a lift?
Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back LeGarrette Blount (27) jumps over teammate Luke Stocker (88) during a game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Sept. 25 in Tampa, Fla.
Getting the boot
Stoke City's Peter Crouch, left, is challenged kicked in the face by Tottenham Hotspur's Sandro during their English League Cup soccer match in Stoke, England on Tuesday, Sept. 20.
Don't give me any lip!
Will Genia of the Wallabies is tackled by Hayden Smith of the U.S. during their Rugby World Cup match on Friday, Sept. 23 in Wellington, New Zealand.
Thrill of victory
Minnesota Twins players (from left) Rene Tosoni, Ben Revere, Luke Hughes and Brian Dinkelman celebrate their walk-off win against the Seattle Mariners on Thursday, Sept. 22 in Minneapolis.
Ride the wave
Lachie Cramsie competes in the final of the Knights Beach Pro bodyboarding competition on Saturday, Sept. 24 in Port Elliot, Australia.
BC Lions defensive back Korey Banks runs into the goal post while trying to cover Weston Dressler of the Saskatchewan Roughriders during their Canadian Football League game on Saturday, Sept. 24. The BC Lions won the game 42-5.
Baltimore Orioles center fielder Matt Angle hits the wall while trying to catch a triple by Boston's Jarrod Saltalamacchia during their game in Boston on Monday, Sept. 19.
Players take a knee in prayer after a game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Sept. 25 in Tampa, Fla.