Matthew Barefoot (Midway, Campbell) was 1-for-4 for the Asheville Tourists in an 11-4 home win over Greenville on Tuesday night. Barefoot is hitting .302. … N.C. State has introduced its new mascot, Tuffy III, a Tamaskan breed of dog that has a wolf-like appearance. … The American League took a 5-2 win in the All-Star game. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. had a solo homer and two RBIs in the winning effort and was named MVP. … Team USA bounced back from exhibition losses to Nigeria and Australia for a 108-80 win over Argentina in Las Vegas as preparations continue for the Tokyo Olympics. … Phoenix takes a 2-1 lead into game four of the NBA finals tonight at Milwaukee (ABC, 9 p.m.). … Athletes at the Tokyo Olympics will put medals around their own necks as a precaution against the coronavirus.