ATLANTA -- Third place now belongs to the Marlins.
"It's a lot better than fifth," Marlins manager Dan Jennings said.
The Marlins (55-79) moved ahead of the Braves (54-79) in the National League East standings Wednesday ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- Zach Davies' major-league debut was short on Wednesday night, but there was still plenty to like.
The 22-year-old displayed moxie in a 4 1/3-inning start and also chipped in with the bat, helping lead the ...Read more
SAN DIEGO --Mitch Moreland's one-out double in the 10th inning scored Elvis Andrus from first base as the Rangers beat the Padres 4-3 to take two of three in the series at Petco Park. With the win, Texas pulls to within ...Read more
HOUSTON -- For Shawn O'Malley, the privilege to put on a Mariners uniform is a little different from his teammates.
As a kid growing up in Kennewick, Wash., he idolized Ken Griffey Jr., Jay Buhner and Edgar Martinez. They...Read more
LOS ANGELES--A dozen or so young women arrived at Santa Monica State Beach shortly before noon and split into groups to play volleyball on the sand.
It occurs every day along the Southern California coast, but there was ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- One swing won't cure all of the Orioles' problems, but as first baseman Chris Davis sent his second homer of the game Wednesday night deep into the center-field stands of Camden Yards, it gave the Orioles what...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Yordano Ventura trotted toward the mound with clipped strides, like a kid conserving energy for a fitness test. Ventura has always trafficked in deception, with his slight frame obscuring the fire ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Goodbye Ryan Zimmerman. Come back sometime, when you cool down.
The Cardinals could not clamp down on the Washington Nationals' red-hot slugger and therefore couldn't complete a three-game sweep of Washington...Read more
Rag Dolls: Callie's Story (Volume 1)Shelley D Terrell
After the sudden death of her beloved Nana, Callie is ripped away from everything she knows and placed in a filthy, loveless, overcrowded foster home. Because of her ability to feel other's emotions, she is overwhelmed by pain from the other children. She knows that if ...
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Twins were going to survive on a stout bullpen for so long. If they want to end this month in control of a wild-card spot they need the starting rotation to return to the form it enjoyed earlier in the ...Read more
The Giants released infielder Everth Cabrera Wednesday after he said he would not play for the River Cats the rest of the season.
Cabrera, who had been playing for the Triple-A team since signing a minor league contract ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Kris Bryant experienced the peaks and valleys of baseball Wednesday in the eighth and ninth innings.
But that compressed gamut could pale in comparison to the wide range of possibilities facing the Cubs in the ...Read more
The trouble Browns backup quarterback Johnny Manziel is experiencing with his throwing arm has raised the eyebrows of Jon Gruden, the former Super Bowl-winning head coach and unabashed Manziel fan who has worked closely ...Read more
The Orioles will fly to Toronto on Thursday for a weekend series against the Blue Jays, but Cuban outfielder Dariel Alvarez will not be on the plane.
Alvarez has not gotten his U.S. work visa finalized, according to ...Read more
2014: 9-7 (second in AFC East).
Coach: Rex Ryan (first season).
Additions: QB Matt Cassel; TE Charles Clay; WR Percy Harvin; RB LeSean McCoy; G Richie Incognito.
Subtractions: LB Kiko Alonso; RB...Read more
Rounding up network plans for the NFL this season:
--What's on: Sunday road games of AFC teams; a few crossover NFC games (including Bears-Seahawks in Week 3); Thursday night games during Weeks 2 through 8, plus ...Read more
Welcome to the 96th season for the NFL, the 50th season for the Miami Dolphins, and the first season ever to approach with a federal judge wasting his time trying to decide whether the league's biggest star was aware that ...Read more
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny had suggested recently that Michael Wacha might skip a start in order to get some rest.
Wednesday is the day.
Tyler Lyons, one of the three pitchers the Cardinals recalled from ...Read more
It looks like Lance Briggs will not wear another uniform in the NFL.
The seven-time Pro Bowl linebacker for the Bears plans to retire, he said Wednesday afternoon during CSN Chicago's broadcast of the Reds-Cubs game at ...Read more
Joakim Nordstrom will stay with the Blackhawks next season.
The 23-year-old forward agreed to terms on a one-year deal, the team announced Wednesday.
Nordstrom played in 38 games last season and tallied three assists ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Floyd Kephart has known for months that the cornerstone of his plan to finance a new stadium for the Oakland Raiders was a nonstarter for the team. Yet, he has continued to pitch it, raising further ...Read more