ARLINGTON, Texas -- Cole Hamels pitched one of his most dominant games with the Rangers and Carlos Gomez made a big first impression as the Rangers opened a four-game set against the Indians with a 9-0 win Thursday night ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The San Francisco Giants did not pay a small fortune for Matt Moore solely so he could beat the Los Angeles Dodgers. They saw a left-handed pitcher with the kind of emerging stuff that wouldn't be available ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The baseball splashed at the feet of San Francisco Giants outfielder Gorkys Hernandez, and the Los Angeles Dodgers dugout erupted. They would not win this baseball game, a 4-0 defeat to the Giants, but at ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Theirs can be a begrudging relationship -- a familial bond -- but the rival sports also have an interest in accentuating the divide.
What boxing and mixed martial arts cannot deny, however, is that each has...Read more
MIAMI -- Wayne Ellington brings more than 3-point shooting to the Miami Heat. He brings perspective. He brings tears. He brings hope. That's the part you may not know. That's the part he wants to make sure you know.
OAKLAND, Calif. -- In a season of injury, implosion and infighting, the A's don't have much to embrace.
They do, however, have Khris Davis, so that's something. Davis has hit some homers in the Coliseum that would be on ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- The biggest puzzle for the Pittsburgh Pirates this year has been the way-below-average performance of former MVP and perennial All-Star Andrew McCutchen.
McCutchen still has the ability to decide the outcome ...Read more
In the Shadows of the Oaks: An Urban TaleFrank Settineri
This is a love story between Sean, Landi and Brenda, the latter who were once best friends and now are indelible enemies.
As their relationships spin out of control the surrounding urban community races out of control, besieged by the murder of a black youth by a white policeman, a ...
PHOENIX -- The Atlanta Braves were reasonably sure that Matt Wisler was ready to return from Triple-A, and they were certain they needed him in their depleted rotation. So they recalled him. And, man, did he make that ...Read more
The Oakland Raiders' flirtation with Las Vegas has taken on a tone that should be familiar with anyone who followed the NFL's two-decade relocation dance with Los Angeles.
The Raiders filed with the U.S. Patent and ...Read more
Less than two minutes into the game, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo injured his back on a tackle by the Seahawks' Cliff Avril during Thursday night's game at Seattle.
On the third play of the game, Romo began to ...Read more
TORONTO -- In an outcome that could have not been predicted, Jered Weaver pitched the Los Angeles Angels to victory, 6-3, against the talented Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday at Rogers Centre.
But it became apparent early ...Read more
MIAMI -- In the moments after the catch, after Jarrod Dyson had covered 98 feet and sprinted 19.8 mph and scaled a center-field wall with a last-second lunge and leap, there was only an outfielder and a face of stone.
On ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The increasing depth of Bellator MMA will be on display Friday at Honda Center in Anaheim when the organization stages a lightweight fight between one of its top athletes, Patricio "Pitbull" Freire, and ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Orioles were not able to complete a four-game interleague sweep of the Washington Nationals on Thursday night, but nobody can blame Ubaldo Jimenez for that.
Jimenez, who replaced injured ace Chris ...Read more
MIAMI -- Back home in Nicaragua, Dennis Martinez is a legend, a national hero who pitched 23 seasons in the major leagues, made four All-Star teams and became the first Latin American-born pitcher to throw a perfect game. ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The premier event in international baseball is coming to Los Angeles next year. Dodger Stadium will host the championship round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic, Major League Baseball announced Thursday.
Running back Adrian Peterson won't play in the preseason.
Coach Mike Zimmer said last week that he didn't need to see the NFL's leading rusher from the 2015 season in an exhibition game but said he would leave the ...Read more
The Florida Panthers' busy offseason continued Thursday morning with a surprising trade that will clear up several million dollars of salary-cap space. The Panthers sent oft-injured center Dave Bolland and 2015 first-round...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- James McCann was at his best. Left-handed pitcher Daniel Norris wasn't, but it was hard to tell based on his performance.
The Detroit Tigers jumped out to an 8-0 lead and went on to beat the Minnesota Twins...Read more
- Cowboys' Romo hurt on third play of preseason game vs. Seahawks
- Wisler takes no-hit bid to 7th inning, Braves beat D-Backs to split
- From father's murder, Wayne Ellington brings a story of healing to Heat
- Giants' Matt Moore nearly no-hits the Dodgers in 4-0 victory
- Medical examiner: Former NFL player Bryan Robinson died of hypertensive cardiovascular disease