MIAMI -- The death of Jose Fernandez was much more than the loss of one of the brightest young stars in baseball.
Perhaps no athlete has ever been more representative of the South Florida experience than the Marlins' star...Read more
Jose Fernandez, the Miami Marlins' ace pitcher and one of the brightest young stars in baseball, was found dead early Sunday morning after a boating accident, the team and Coast Guard officials said.
The U.S. Coast Guard ...Read more
MIAMI -- Jose Fernandez, the Miami Marlins' ace pitcher and one of the brightest young stars in baseball, was found dead early Sunday morning after a boating accident, the team and Coast Guard officials have confirmed.
The Miami Dolphins will acknowledge the tragic passing of Jose Fernandez with a moment of silence before kickoff of their game against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.
Fernandez, the Marlins ace, was one of three killed in...Read more
Some reaction around baseball -- from ESPN analysts and Twitter accounts of players and others -- on the Sunday morning death of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez from a boating accident:
--Former Marlins pitcher Dan Haren: ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- Even in this analytics-driven era of defensive shifts and unorthodox alignments, it's hard to imagine that a third baseman ever caught a ball quite where the San Francisco Giants' Eduardo Nunez did Saturday ...Read more
CHICAGO -- A sports book this month set the Bulls' over/under for victories at 38.5, which underscored the prevailing reaction from a smattering of NBA coaches and executives at the Las Vegas Summer League in July as the ...Read more
Hearing ThoughtsAnthony Diffley
Daniel Burke is a young New York City Assistant DA currently prosecuting a man for the murder of his wife. Even though her body was never found, there is enough circumstantial evidence to bring him to trial. Danny has his own doubts about whether or not this man is guilty of the crime but he ...
MILWAUKEE--The Cincinnati Reds have experienced well-documented pitching issues this season but Dan Straily is not one of the guilty parties.
Just ask the Milwaukee Brewers.
Straily (14-8) continued his domination of the...Read more
CLEVELAND -- The Indians fell to the Chicago White Sox 8-1 Saturday night at Progressive Field but still drew closer to clinching the American League Central.
Prior to the Indians' loss, the Detroit Tigers imploded in the...Read more
NEW YORK -- A routine fly ball hovered at Citi Field on Saturday night, and if there was ever a night for it to drop it was this one. Roman Quinn darted in from left field. Freddy Galvis backpedaled from the infield, ...Read more
MIAMI--The Miami Marlins survived quite nicely without Dee Gordon.
They went 45-35 during the time the National League's reigning batting and stolen base champion was serving his 80-game drug suspension.
But they far ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- During the Washington Nationals' 6-1 win over the Pirates Saturday night, plastic sheets were pinned over lockers in the visiting clubhouse at PNC Park, and champagne chilled. The scoreboard in right field ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--It had the makings of a marquee matchup, a potential duel between the top picks in the last two NFL drafts.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, the No. 1 pick in 2015, going up against Rams ...Read more
CHICAGO -- With each assignment, the next one more challenging than the last, rookie Alex Reyes has been measured all season by the St. Louis Cardinals for moments like Saturday.
The early relief assignments, the late-...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Left-hander Wade Miley had lost five of his six decisions as an Oriole when he took the mound Saturday night, and his 7.55 ERA since being acquired from the Seattle Mariners certainly would not have led anyone...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Down a run going into their final at-bat, the Mariners had their three best hitters coming to the plate and even got a gift from the Twins.
In the end, they wandered off the field having failed to find a ...Read more
SEATTLE -- Turning points are often easiest to decipher in retrospect.
But even at the time, what the Seahawks did against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field on Christmas Eve in 2011 stood out.
On that day, ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The cinder-block corridor underneath Soldier Field momentarily went quiet at 11:15 p.m. Monday.
It had bustled for 45 minutes with a parade of stadium workers and team officials, media and fans, players and ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--The young man bid his mother farewell. It was his first day on the job, and he had a train to catch.
He was 10 months out of college, still living with his parents. The train carried him from New York to ...Read more
- Considered the greatest broadcaster ever, Scully would rather be known as a 'good man'
- With Scully leaving airwaves, Angelenos are losing the soundtrack of their lives
- Anticipated matchup between Rams' Goff and Tampa Bay's Winston isn't likely
- With echoes of 2011, Seahawks face 49ers Sunday at a crossroads
- Raiders WR Amari Cooper reaching the heights in second season