ST. LOUIS -- The San Diego Padres defeated the St. Louis Cardinals, 5-3, on Thursday night thanks to pinch hitter Will Venable's two-run home run in the top of the 11th.
With two outs in the inning, Clint Barmes notched a...Read more
The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to terms on a maximum contract with free-agent center Greg Monroe, a league source indicated Thursday.
The deal will be worth an estimated $50 million over three years, with the third year ...Read more
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The NFL has suspended Green Bay Packers defensive end Datone Jones one game for violating the league's substance abuse program.
Jones will be eligible to take part in all of training camp, but once the ...Read more
Jared Dudley, the veteran forward who opted in to the final year of his contract on Tuesday, will be dealt to the Washington Wizards after the moratorium ends on July 9.
Published reports said the Bucks would acquire a ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Brandon League never made it back.
The sidelined reliever was designated for assignment by the Los Angeles Dodgers, who removed him from their 40-man roster Thursday.
The transaction will probably mark the...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- It's still unclear if the Oakland A's will be selling come the trade deadline at the end of the month, but if they are, most every contender will be interested in the asking price for Scott Kazmir.
The ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Like the moment he collects a lob in his massive hands, it's all up to DeAndre Jordan now.
The free-agent center heard a comprehensive pitch Thursday night from the Los Angeles Clippers, the last of four ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- In the age of second chances, it was still surprising.
The Los Angeles Lakers got a do-over with LaMarcus Aldridge, an attempt to amend their pitch to the free-agent power forward Thursday after their ...Read more
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When he is murdered, he is given demonic powers and escapes purgatory to go back to earth and avenge his death as The Hangman. However, unbeknown to him, a war has broken out between good and evil. He must choose a side. To either join the demon who gave him his powers and the legions of ...
LOS ANGELES -- Slava Voynov pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor count of corporal injury to a spouse Thursday in Los Angeles County Superior Court in Torrance as part of a deal to resolve the case stemming from an incident...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Miguel Sano is honest about his weakness. He knows what the scouts all say: Breaking pitches give him fits. And they're right.
"Yeah, they're trouble," Sano said before his first major league game. "...Read more
NEW YORK -- After reaching a low point late Sunday night in St. Louis, the Cubs regrouped and left Citi Field with some timely momentum.
"Overall, we knew we had to pick it up, offensively and defensively," Jake Arrieta ...Read more
The next scheduled start for Triple Crown winner American Pharoah was made official on Thursday. Owner Ahmed Zayat confirmed his champion colt will point for the Grade I, $1 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The rules of the new international signing period, which began Thursday, left the Los Angeles Dodgers with a choice: They could stay under their bonus-pool limit of about $2 million and keep their future ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- In their first three games at Camden Yards, the Orioles and Texas Rangers combined for 15 homers and 29 runs.
Naturally, in the crazy game called baseball, those clubs would carry a scoreless tie into the ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- It was a logical first question to a 71-year-old who is eight years removed from his stint as the Los Angeles Angels general manager and was enjoying a comfortable semi-retirement as a senior adviser ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Presented with an inquiry that was not about Jerry Dipoto, Angels manager Mike Scioscia couldn't help but express his relief Wednesday before a series finale between the Los Angeles Angels and New York ...Read more
The Detroit Pistons have been active on the second day of free agency.
They added three players Thursday in a trade with the Phoenix Suns, according to a person with knowledge of the situation: small forwards Marcus ...Read more
For a decade, Charlie Sanders was one of the best tight ends in the NFL, a sure-handed pass catcher who helped revolutionize the position.
When Sanders' playing career ended in 1977, a year after he suffered a serious ...Read more
Always looking to find a discarded gem, the Orioles have signed suspended reliever Chris Perez to a minor league deal and will assign him to Triple-A Norfolk.
Perez, 30, cannot pitch for the Tides until he serves a 50-...Read more