The best photos from the past week in sports: 8/11 - 8/18

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BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - AUGUST 16 : Jonny Bairstow of England looks on during a training session before the 1st Investec Test match between England and the West Indies at Edgbaston cricket ground on August 16, 2017 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Philip Brown/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Vashti Cunningham of the United States competes in the Women's High Jump final during day nine of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 12, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 13: Luis Suarez of Barcelona argues with the referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengotxea during the Supercopa de Espana Supercopa Final 1st Leg match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at Camp Nou on August 13, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images,)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake of Great Britain celebrates winning gold in the Men's 4x100 Relay final during day nine of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 12, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 16: Mookie Betts #50 of the Boston Red Sox is doused in water after hitting a walk off two run double to defeat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 at Fenway Park on August 16, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - AUGUST 16: Marco Asensio of Real Madrid CF celebrates scoring their opening goal during the Supercopa de Espana Final 2nd Leg match between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on August 16, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)
TORONTO, ON - AUGUST 17: Trevor Plouffe #14 of the Tampa Bay Rays reacts as he pops out with the bases loaded in the sixth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre on August 17, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)
MIAMI GARDENS, FL - AUGUST 17: Jay Cutler #6 of the Miami Dolphins looks on during a preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens at Hard Rock Stadium on August 17, 2017 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 15: Cody Bellinger #35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers scores from third on a sacrifice fly by Logan Forsythe #11 of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the eighth inning of the game against the Chicago White Sox at Dodger Stadium on August 15, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)
Aug 17, 2017; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Jacquizz Rodgers (32) is stopped at the line during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Kendra Harrison of the United States prepares to compete in the Women's 100 metres hurdles semi finals during day eight of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 11, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Son Heung-Min of Tottenham Hotspur runs at the Newcastle United defence during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur at St. James Park on August 13, 2017 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 15: (EDITORS NOTE: Multiple exposures were combined in camera to produce this image.) Aroldis Chapman #54 of the New York Yankees delivers a pitch in the ninth inning against the New York Mets during interleague play on August 15, 2017 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 14: Andrew Benintendi #16 of the Boston Red Sox tosses a ball to fans during the eighth inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians on August 14, 2017 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Michael Ivins/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NC - AUGUST 13: Graham DeLaet of Canada lines up a putt on the second green during the final round of the 2017 PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club on August 13, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)
August 17, 2017; Anaheim, CA, USA; Akash Modi competes on the high bar during the 2017 P&G Gymnastics Championships at Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 12: Lucas Sims #50 of the Atlanta Braves throws to first base against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning at Busch Stadium on August 12, 2017 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - AUGUST 13: Kris Bryant #17 of the Chicago Cubs safely slides into home plate to score a run past starting pitcher Zack Godley #52 of the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of the MLB game at Chase Field on August 13, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - AUGUST 11: Wide receiver Chris Conley #17 of the Kansas City Chiefs is upended by defensive back Lorenzo Jerome #49 of the San Francisco 49ers after making a catch during the 1st quarter of the preseason game at Arrowhead Stadium on August 11, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Southeast Asian (SEA) Games - Men's Sepak Takraw Team Regu - Indonesia v Thailand - August 18, 2017 Thailand's Kritsanapong Nontakote takes a shot against Indonesia's Saiful Rijal and Syamsul Hadi. REUTERS/Edgar Su TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Darya Klishina of the Authorised Neutral Athletes competes in the Women's Long Jump final during day eight of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 11, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Usain Bolt of Jamaica falls to the track in the Men's 4x100 Relay final during day nine of the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships London 2017 at The London Stadium on August 12, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
JACKSONVILLE, FL - AUGUST 17: Keelan Cole #84 of the Jacksonville Jaguars attempts a reception against Vernon Hargreaves #28 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during a preseason game at EverBank Field on August 17, 2017 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 11: Todd Frazier #29 of the New York Yankees pumps his fist after tagging out Eduardo Nunez #36 of the Boston Red Sox for a double play in the ninth inning at Yankee Stadium on August 11, 2017 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
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Summer is winding down which, ironically, means baseball is heating up.

The race for the American League East was hot this week as the Boston Red Sox faced the New York Yankees and the Tampa Bay Rays headed up to Toronto. Out west, the Los Angeles Dodgers continued their incredible winning trend.

The IAAF World Athletics Championships continued and featured a spill from Usain Bolt, who still managed to look as cool as ever.

New Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler, however, did not -- but we hope he cheers up soon.

Click through the slideshow above to see photos from all of these stories and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for our selection of the best shots from the coming week's action.

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