KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The power stroke of Alcides Escobar is yet the latest example of recent Royals fortune.
Escobar broke open Monday's series opener with a three-run homer to left center in the seventh inning, paving the...Read more
Ron Francis has a contract extension with the Carolina Hurricanes, and the general manager said it didn't take long to complete.
No agent, no contract bickering. Just a quick meeting with team owner Peter Karmanos Jr. and...Read more
The Ravens' preseason finale Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints will be highlighted by the competition for a few open roster spots and the likely NFL debut for the team's 2015 first-round draft pick.
After ...Read more
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest has made him a lightning-rod for criticism, but that doesn't have him fearing his safety when the 49ers visit the San Diego Chargers for Thursday's ...Read more
Before the NFL outlawed the practice two years ago, Calvin Johnson celebrated most of his touchdowns by dunking the football over the goalpost.
And now that Johnson has agreed to appear on the ABC series "Dancing with the...Read more
Tim Tebow showcased his baseball skills Tuesday before a bevy of scouts on the USC campus, in a spectacle broadcast by dozens of television cameras, many live.
The 29-year-old former college All-American and NFL ...Read more
The Vikings' lofty hopes took a serious hit Tuesday when starting quarterback Teddy Bridgewater appeared to suffer a major leg injury.
About 25 minutes into practice, in the first team drill of the day, Bridgewater ...Read more
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Chip Kelly on Tuesday said Colin Kaepernick remains one of his two best quarterbacks and that he will decide on his Week 1 starter sometime after Thursday's preseason finale in San Diego.
Kelly said...Read more
Fenton's DeathS. Elizabeth
Emm and Francine grew up with Fenton. He was their neighbor, best friend and big brother all in one. Fenton thought he loved both his friends equally but one day as a young man he realized he had to make a choice. But what would his choice do to the 3. And then...Fenton died. Fenton's Death ...
Chris Bosh's social-media campaign about his intention to return to the NBA this season included a special guest Tuesday.
A day after posting workout videos on Snapchat and Twitter, Bosh posted a photo Tuesday on his ...Read more
The Chargers predictably cut down to three quarterbacks Tuesday.
Now, here comes the big question: Will they stay at three?
San Diego notified Zach Mettenberger he'd been waived Tuesday morning, a source said. The former...Read more
The Miami Dolphins placed two injured defenders on the league's reserve, non-football injury list, trimming the training camp roster to 75 players by the NFL's 4 p.m. Tuesday deadline.
Defensive end Dion Jordan, who has ...Read more
The Chiefs will officially begin the season without Justin Houston.
On Wednesday, trainer Rick Burkholder said Houston, who rehabbing an injured anterior cruciate ligament, will open the season on the physically-unable-to...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- Add Jerry Jones to the list of those who doesn't see Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo retiring anytime soon.
Jones spoke at length about Romo in an interview Tuesday morning on 105.3 FM The Fan, and ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- A half-game separated the basement-dwelling Los Angeles Angels and Cincinnati Reds as they began a potentially pivotal series Monday night in Angel Stadium, where the Angels got home runs from five ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Jake Arrieta had the Wrigley Field crowd on its feet and roaring in approval for a strikeout -- his own.
The right-hander worked a 14-pitch at-bat against Pittsburgh Pirates starter Steven Brault -- including ...Read more
DENVER -- Monday's game was already miserable, saturated by rain but absent of Los Angeles Dodgers runs, when Corey Seager came to bat in the seventh inning. Colorado Rockies reliever Chris Rusin wound up and fired a 90-...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- Somehow, some way, the Milwaukee Brewers find ways to lose to the St. Louis Cardinals.
Despite rallying for four runs in the seventh inning to take a two-run lead, the Brewers let the game slip away in the ...Read more
HOUSTON -- The A's inability to keep starting pitchers healthy is reaching the realm of farce.
Sean Manaea wasn't feeling the humor as he walked off the field in the fourth inning of what would be a 6-0 loss to the Astros...Read more
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Rangers opened a crucial 10-game stretch with a 6-3 win against the Mariners on Monday night at Globe Life Park. Yu Darvish outpitched Seattle's Hisashi Iwakuma to earn the win. It's the fifth ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- As the Phillies tested a rookie's limits, a smattering of cheers spread across the smallest crowd of the season at Citizens Bank Park. Jake Thompson lugged a 9.78 ERA into Monday night's 4-0 loss to the ...Read more
- Dodgers lose 8-1 to Rockies, survive scare after Seager is hit with pitch
- Kaepernick's flag flap reaches new heights
- Clubhouse fight results in fines for two A's players
- Dolphins take step into future with shaded seating, Uber zone
- Cubs rally twice for 13-inning win after Jake Arrieta gets knocked around