The best photos from the past week in sports: 7/1 - 7/8

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HOUSTON, TX - JULY 02: Adam Eaton #1 of the Chicago White Sox is tagged out by Evan Gattis #11 of the Houston Astros as he attempts to leap over him in the third inning at Minute Maid Park on July 2, 2016 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - JULY 07: Michaela Meijer of Sweden competes in the womens pole vault qualifying on day 2 of the 23rd European Athletics Championships held at Olympic Stadium on July 7, 2016 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
LYON, FRANCE - JULY 06: Cristiano Ronaldo (R) of Portugal celebrates scoring the opening goal with his team mates during the UEFA EURO 2016 semi final match between Portugal and Wales at Stade des Lumieres on July 6, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - JULY 06: David Ortiz #34 high fives Xander Bogaerts #2 of the Boston Red Sox after hitting a two-run home run in the first inning during the game against the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park on July 6, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images)
EUGENE, OR - JULY 04: Chrishuna Williams, third place, reacts after the Women's 800 Meter Final during the 2016 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field on July 4, 2016 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
EUGENE, OR - JULY 04: Sam Kendricks competes on his way to placing first in the Men's Pole Vault Final during the 2016 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field on July 4, 2016 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
FORT BRAGG, NC - JULY 03: A general view of helicopters flying over Fort Bragg Field prior to the game between the Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves on July 3, 2016 in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The Fort Bragg Game marks the first regular season MLB game ever to be played on an active military base. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 2: Ben Revere #9 of the Washington Nationals makes a catch for the third out of the sixth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Nationals Park on July 2, 2016 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Matt Hazlett/Getty Images)
SIENA, ITALY - JULY 02: A traditional shoe and horse hoof are seen during the parade for the historical Italian horse race of the Palio Di Siena on July 02, 2016 in Siena, Italy. The Palio di Siena, known locally simply as Il Palio, is a horse race that is held twice each year on 2 July and 16 August, in Siena, Italy. Ten horses representing ten of the seventeen districts 'Contradas' with jockeys 'Fantini' riding bareback compete during a three lap race around a makeshift course built in the 'Piazza del Campo' the city's central square to win the Palio banner. The Palio di Siena is more than a simple horse race. It is the culmination of ongoing rivalry and competition between the contrade. The lead-up and the day of the race are invested with passion and pride. The Palio held on 2 July is named Palio di Provenzano, in honour of the Madonna of Provenzano, a Marian devotion particular to Siena which developed around an icon from the Terzo Camollia. The race winner is awarded a banner of painted silk, or palio, which is hand-painted by a different artist for each race. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 02: Sara Errani of Italy serves partnering Oksana Kalashnikova of Georgia during their Women's Doubles first round match against Michaella Krajicek and Michaella Krajicek of Holland during day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)
SPIELBERG, AUSTRIA - JULY 02: Max Verstappen of the Netherlands drives the 6 Red Bull Racing Red Bull-TAG Heuer RB12 TAG Heuer during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Austria at Red Bull Ring on July 2, 2016 in Spielberg, Austria. (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 02: Novak Djokovic of Serbia slips during the Men's Singles third round match against Sam Querrey of The United States on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
ST. LOUIS, MO - JUNE 30: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals runs into umpire Mike Everitt #57 while trying to chase down a foul ball against the St. Louis Cardinals in the fifth inning at Busch Stadium on June 30, 2016 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
OMAHA, NE - JUNE 30: Katie Meili of the United States competes in a heat for the Women's 200 Meter Breaststroke during Day Five of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Swimming Trials at CenturyLink Center on June 30, 2016 in Omaha, Nebraska. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
San Diego Padres' Wil Myers, right, nearly catches up with Travis Jankowski, middle, as both score runs while Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Herrmann, left, points for a possible infield throw during the seventh inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 6, 2016, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Belgiumâs Greg van Avermaet rides breakaway on his way to win and take the overall leader's yellow jersey during the fifth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 216 kilometers (134.2 miles) with start in Limoges and finish in Le Lioran, France, Wednesday, July 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Aledmys Diaz dives for but cannot reach a single by Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 5, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
New York Mets' Jose Reyes celebrates in the dugout after scoring during the third inning of the baseball game against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field, Wednesday, July 6, 2016 in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher, Kenley Jansen, left, steps in front of third baseman, Justin Turner, to catch the final out during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Los Angeles, Monday, July 4, 2016. The Dodgers won 7-5. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
Runners compete during the men's 3000-meter steeplechase at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials, Monday, July 4, 2016, in Eugene Ore. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell, front, catches a fly ball hit by Cincinnati Reds' Eugenio Suarez while colliding with teammate left fielder Kris Bryant, back, during the third inning of a baseball game Monday, July 4, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
Houston Astros' George Springer, left, looks up at second base umpire Brian Knight after sliding into second for a double in the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Monday, July 4, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
Ashton Eaton competes during the decathlon 110-meter hurdles at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials, Sunday, July 3, 2016, in Eugene Ore. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer makes a safe during the Euro 2016 quarterfinal soccer match between Germany and Italy, at the Nouveau Stade in Bordeaux, France, Saturday, July 2, 2016. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
New York Mets shortstop Asdrubal Carbrera (13) and second baseman Neil Walker (20) react after putting out Washington Nationals Jayson Werth (28) at second when Daniel Murphy hit into a ninth-inning double play in a baseball game, Thursday, July 7, 2016, in New York. Cabrera knocked down the ball and made the throw to second from his knees. Worth was ruled out after Nationals Manager Dusty Baker called for a video review, but the call on the field was upheld. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor, top, goes up for an overthrow as Minnesota Twins' Eduardo Nunez (9) slides safely into the bag for a double in the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, July 7, 2016, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
France's Antoine Griezmann is seen through a French flag waved by a spectator as he celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Euro 2016 semifinal soccer match between Germany and France, at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, France, Thursday, July 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
DENVER, CO - JULY 7: Starting pitcher Adam Morgan #39 of the Philadelphia Phillies delivers to home plate during the fifth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on July 7, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)
Divers plunge into a 9.5-foot pool during a performance by the Sinbad High Dive Show at the State Fair Meadowlands carnival, Thursday, July 7, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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The past week in sports was chock full of highlights from baseball, tennis, racing and beyond. Wimbledon and the Euro 2016 soccer tournament have already had their fair share of upsets. We also saw some seriously strange plays from the MLB as we head into the All-Star break.

Check out the slideshow above for photos from all of these events and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for our selection of the best shots from the week's biggest action.

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