RIO DE JANEIRO -- Kyle Snyder rested on his knees and panted as a dazed, disbelieving look hung on his face.
"Maybe I was in shock," the 20-year-old said.
As scores of supporters in red T-shirts with his name on the back...Read more
TORONTO -- The Los Angeles Angels will hire Matt Swanson as their new amateur scouting director, according to a source who requested anonymity because the move has not yet been made official. In Swanson, Angels General ...Read more
MIAMI -- Derek Dietrich became the latest addition to the Miami Marlins' crowded disabled list Tuesday.
Not with a new injury, but one that has lingered since he was hit by a pitch on the right knee during Aug. 13 against...Read more
You don't need to use your imagination to know what the Bears offense looks like without Alshon Jeffery.
Try picturing it, though, minus three-time Pro Bowl offensive lineman Kyle Long.
Long's absence -- he has missed ...Read more
Whether Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman will be able to make his next scheduled start Thursday against the Washington Nationals is in question following a setback during his between-starts work day on Tuesday.
Manager ...Read more
Steelers linebacker James Harrison has been informed that his meeting with NFL investigators is 11 a.m. Thursday at the Steelers practice facility, the Post Gazette has learned.
The date meets the requirement the league ...Read more
Ravens wide receiver Michael Campanaro confirmed Tuesday what was widely expected: Quarterback Joe Flacco will make his 2016 preseason debut and play Saturday against the Detroit Lions at M&T Bank Stadium.
"Especially ...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- Rookie fourth-overall pick Ezekiel Elliott will make his long-awaited Dallas Cowboys debut in Thursday's preseason game at the Seattle Seahawks.
Elliott missed the first two preseason games out of ...Read more
Nothing More, Nothing Less [Kindle Edition]Ashley Dukart
When Brandon finds that his mother committed suicide, he blames himself for her decision. His guilt drives his young life into a downward spiral of drugs, drug-dealing, and violent repercussions when his “business partners” don’t get what they want. Haunted by the...
CINCINNATI -- Josh Hamilton was placed on unconditional release waivers Tuesday by the Texas Rangers, who made the procedural move now so that they can possibly sign him to a minor-league deal in the offseason.
Hamilton, ...Read more
For weeks, Ravens wide receiver Breshad Perriman has tried to block the negativity out. He knows there is plenty of outside skepticism and frustration. Nobody can possibly be more frustrated than he is about his failure to...Read more
In today's NFL kicking game, you either adapt or wither away.
Panthers kicker Graham Gano knows that. No, he didn't like that the point-after attempt was moved back from the 2 to the 15-yard line last season. And no, he ...Read more
TAMPA, Fla. -- The Browns flaunted their twin towers at wide receiver Tuesday in a joint practice with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and they're not interested in breaking Josh Gordon and Terrelle Pryor apart.
A Browns source...Read more
When the Panthers brought back retired cornerback Charles Tillman to teach the young cornerbacks his "Peanut punch," this wasn't what they had in mind.
When rookie Daryl Worley tried Tillman's ball-jarring technique on ...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- Dez Bryant sustained a concussion during practice Monday, and will not play in the Dallas Cowboys' preseason game at the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday.
Defensive tackle Tyrone Crawford has also been ruled ...Read more
Major League Baseball on Tuesday announced its postseason schedule, with the World Series beginning Oct. 25 at the American League ballpark.
National League home dates for the World Series, Games 3, 4 and 5 (if necessary)...Read more
MIAMI -- Brazilians were steamed when Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte told a tale of armed robbery and a gun pointed at his head during at night on the town in Rio de Janeiro, but the head of Brazil's tourism board said ...Read more
PHOENIX -- The Atlanta Braves were on the road and Mike Foltynewicz was on the mound, which meant it was run-scoring time for the normally low-octane offensive outfit from Atlanta.
But Arodys Vizcaino came on in relief, ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- Kris Bryant returned Monday night to the city where he emerged as the top college player in the nation and where he took center stage in the All-Star Game last month.
As Bryant gains more recognition while ...Read more
SEATTLE -- In six days, it will be the one-year anniversary of when a broken and lost Mike Zunino was sent to Class AAA Tacoma to finish out his 2015 season of misery and missed pitches to hit.
On this date a year ago, he...Read more
It happened to Michael Phelps and Allyson Felix. Also to Simone Biles.
The stars of the U.S. team at these Summer Olympics had barely stepped off the medals podium when they were asked about coming back for the 2020 Tokyo...Read more