ARLINGTON, Texas -- Jonathan Villar isn't done just yet.
Having entered Monday night in a 6 for 56 slump, the Milwaukee Brewers' proved he can still be a catalyst as he homered twice and drove in five runs to lead the ...Read more
Young children sitting near the Marlins dugout will be receiving free baseballs for a few more years to come. Third baseman Martin Prado, who tossed baseballs to kids at the completion of every half inning, has agreed to ...Read more
Injuries at running back have prompted the Chicago Bears to sign veteran running back Joique Bell. Bell posted a picture of himself, along with general manager Ryan Pace and salary cap head Joey Laine, signing the contract...Read more
Team Canada coach Mike Babcock likely made people around the NHL wince on Tuesday when he said what many are thinking.
"The World Cup is great but it's not the Olympics," Babcock said. "Let's not get that confused."
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- If the breakup of the Big Three changed the course of the Miami Heat as they open training camp in the Bahamas, it also is what has fueled Chris Bosh to push so hard for a return to the NBA.
TORONTO -- The Penguins play their first exhibition game Tuesday night in Detroit, but Sidney Crosby won't be there.
Won't be listening to it on the radio, either.
He has a pretty good excuse, though: While the Penguins ...Read more
After three weeks, two NFC teams sit undefeated.
Sam Bradford has been on both rosters this season.
The Vikings (3-0) and Eagles (3-0) each are faring pretty well since the early Saturday morning trade on Sept. 3 that ...Read more
Shooting guard Nic Batum said he feels a little cheated for only getting to play with Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for seven games last season.
Two separate shoulder injuries, each requiring surgery, limited the Hornets' rugged...Read more
The Railroad ManJohn V. Pasquariello
Mike Vincente’s life hit rock bottom after being unjustly drummed out from the New Jersey State Police. Now a railroad cop, he thinks he’s nothing more than a boxcar babysitter. But while he’s on a routine call to roust yet another trespasser from the yard, Laura ...
Marcell Ozuna remained stoic during the Marlins' first public appearance following the death of Jose Fernandez on Sunday.
Following Monday's game, Ozuna said he turned down an invitation from Fernandez after Saturday ...Read more
If you're looking for someone to blame for the eight sacks and 12 hits that Panthers quarterback Cam Newton took during Sunday's loss to Minnesota, there's plenty to go around.
An Observer film analysis showed all five ...Read more
Fans will have two opportunities to pay their respects to Miami Marlins star Jose Fernandez on Wednesday.
A public viewing for the pitcher, killed early Sunday morning in a boat crash, will take place at Brendan's ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A humble and heartbroken Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio paid tribute on Tuesday to Jose Fernandez, the Miami Marlins pitcher who was found dead on Sunday.
"Jose's story was our story because he reminds ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Throughout this cursed season for Los Angeles Angels pitching, the one starter who had made it without a hitch from opening day was, ironically, 33-year-old veteran Jered Weaver.
Then, in the final ...Read more
A franchise that has expected excellence for most of its history now heads into a transitional period that demands patience as it rebuilds.
The Lakers finished last season 17-65, the worst record in franchise history, ...Read more
In the many months since their side lost another one, prospective U.S. Ryder Cup members dined at Jack Nicklaus' Florida home, lobbed wedge shots on the four-time Super Bowl champion New England Patriots' turfed field and ...Read more
TORONTO -- The hopes of two hockey teams took serious hits Monday with the news that Los Angeles Kings and Team Europe right wing Marian Gaborik suffered an injury to his right foot and is expected to be sidelined for ...Read more
TORONTO -- Coming into the World Cup of Hockey, two teams seemed out of place in an international tournament: Team North America and Team Europe.
North America, with its roster of 23-and-younger players from the U.S. and ...Read more
HOUSTON -- Robinson Cano wouldn't let the Mariners lose this game. He wouldn't let their playoff hopes fade into next season, not yet.
Having already homered earlier in the game to provide one of the precious few runs for...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The widely held assumption is that the Los Angeles Clippers and every other team in the NBA saw the gap between them and the Golden State Warriors widen over the summer.
Never mind that the Clippers still ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Bad as it was, it only counts one game.
Before the Cardinals came up with their first hit Monday night at Busch Stadium, visiting Cincinnati had 15 hits and 10 runs. The Reds cruised to a 15-2 win before a ...Read more
- Pitching ace Jose Fernandez, 2 others, killed in boating accident
- Baseball fans gather at Marlins Park to pay their respects to Jose Fernandez
- Marlins' Dee Gordon hits home run, breaks into sobs after Fernandez tribute
- Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was at Miami bar before crash
- White Sox defeat Rays, 7-1