MIAMI -- Last place was the last place the Marlins wanted to be at the end of this 10-game homestand -- but at least they're taking a little momentum with them back out on the road.
After an ugly stretch that included ...Read more
PHOENIX -- Certain games and opponents are used as measuring sticks.
This week's six-game homestand represents another chance for the Cubs to validate their status as postseason contenders.
Following a 4-3 loss to the ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- Trevor Bauer continued the strong run of starting pitching and the Indians completed a sweep of the Cincinnati Reds with a 5-2 win at Progressive Field on Sunday.
Bauer (4-1) threw 7 2/3 innings, allowed one ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford showed some bark and some bite late in the third period of Saturday's 5-4, double-overtime victory.
Crawford was in mid-conversation with an official when he took a two-handed ...Read more
BOSTON -- The Los Angeles Angels boarded their charter for a cross-country flight home Sunday night, relieved to have Mike Napoli in the rearview mirror but uneasy about the road ahead.
Napoli tormented his old team again...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Carlos Frias hung his head and walked slowly off the mound toward the Los Angeles Dodgers' dugout. After each outing -- and before Sunday he'd had four very useful starts -- Frias pounds his chest and points...Read more
HOUSTON -- There's a game Stephen Curry plays after practice with his coach, the most accurate three-point shooter in NBA history.
It's from the free-throw line, not the arc, because Steve Kerr will turn 50 in a few ...Read more
SEATTLE -- Monday may be the last game of the season for Houston, which needs a Memorial Day win to avoid being swept out of the Western Conference finals by Golden State.
It may also be the last time Jason Terry, who is ...Read more
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HOUSTON -- If history holds up, the Warriors soon will be headed to the NBA Finals.
They lead the Houston Rockets 3-0 in the best-of-seven Western Conference finals, and never has an NBA team come back from that deficit ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The White Sox are ready to hit the road, and their fans may be glad to see them go after watching them drop their second straight series at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Minnesota Twins took two out of three over ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Despite overcast skies and some light rain, the only delay in the Royals' game against the St. Louis Cardinals game on Sunday was Yordano Ventura's effectiveness.
The first four Cardinals reached and ...Read more
FORT WORTH, Texas -- The final round of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial began with a three-hour rain delay Sunday.
The wait was worth it for Chris Kirk.
Kirk made a 7-foot par putt on the 18th hole to avoid a ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg walked to the mound on Sunday afternoon and the door to the team's bullpen swung open. The manager had decided to attack Washington's Bryce Harper, instead of intentionally ...Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The A's are bringing something home they haven't brought to the Coliseum all season -- a winning streak.
The A's took the final two games of their road trip, including Sunday's 7-2 win over Tampa ...Read more
TORONTO -- It's baseball math. Two bad pitches added up to four runs and equaled another loss for Taijuan Walker.
The 22-year-old right-hander's first full season in the big leagues has been an up-and-down ride of ...Read more
DETROIT -- What started ugly ended ugly for Anibal Sanchez.
Even though the Detroit Tigers right-hander shined in between giving up three runs in the first inning and four runs in the sixth, he left the mound after 5 2/3 ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- John Madden says three different generations know him by three different names.
To those who remember him leading the Raiders to their first Super Bowl victory, he's Coach.
To those who best remember him...Read more
Tim Jennings gasped and bent forward, a series of post-practice sprints leaving him spent. The Bears' voluntary April minicamp had just finished and the 31-year-old cornerback was intent on getting in some extra ...Read more
DENVER--It's a minor annoyance to tolerate a weather-delayed first pitch of two hours, 15 minutes. It's harder to endure when you're idled at the start of a split-admission doubleheader.
But the San Francisco Giants ...Read more
Anthony Rizzo drove in six runs for the second time in his career, capped by a three-run homer off Enrique Burgos in the ninth inning to vault the Chicago Cubs to a 9-6 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on...Read more
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