ARLINGTON, Texas -- Former Brewers Carlos Gomez and Jonathan Lucroy combined for five RBIs to help the Rangers beat Milwaukee, 6-4, Tuesday night at Globe Life Park. The Rangers (93-65) moved a half game ahead of the Red ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- The last week of Dave Roberts' first regular season as Los Angeles Dodgers manager presents a logistical puzzle and a philosophical quandary. The puzzle involves the pairing of his 40-man roster down to the 25...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif.--Ricky Nolasco does not expect to start again this season, although his manager, Mike Scioscia, was unwilling to say as much Tuesday night.
If this is the end for Nolasco's first stint as an Angel, it was ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco Giants knew early Tuesday evening that they'd need a victory to keep pace. Their two wild card challengers, the Mets and Cardinals, lit up the out-of-town scoreboard brighter than a grow ...Read more
TORONTO -- Earlier in the World Cup of Hockey, Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews wanted to assure everyone that Team Canada was not going through the motions in its domination of opponents.
"Everyone wants to talk as if we...Read more
LOS ANGELES--At some point during training camp, Wesley Johnson, Luc Mbah a Moute and Alan Anderson will settle the question of who will start at small forward for the Los Angeles Clippers.
On the first day of practice ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- The Cardinals hit five home runs, including a grand slam by Aledmys Diaz, to back struggling starting pitcher Adam Wainwright and post a 12-5 win over Cincinnati on Tuesday night at Busch Stadium.
The ...Read more
Flaherty's CrossingKaylin McFarren
Successful yet emotionally stifled artist Kate Flaherty stands at the deathbed of her estranged father, conflicted by his morphine-induced confession exposing his part in her mother's death. While racing home, Kate's car mishap leads her to a soul-searching discussion ...
PITTSBURGH -- As a member of consecutive 100-win teams, right fielder Jason Heyward understands the significance of that milestone as it relates to bigger goals.
"Any time you get above 95 (wins), it's pretty special," ...Read more
HOUSTON -- A simple flip of the ball a few feet -- a play they've made at a least a 2,000 times since the start of spring training -- might have been the difference from a win to a loss.
And not making that play Tuesday ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Chris Sale maneuvered through the White Sox clubhouse Tuesday afternoon with a brown bag swinging from the handlebars of his scooter.
Before what likely will be his final start this season -- and what could be ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas stood in front of his locker Tuesday afternoon, and before long, a conversation analyzing the work of his teammates shifted to a 2017 prognostication. He projected ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Brandon Ingram's head peaked over the group encircling Larry Nance Jr. as Nance praised the rookie's first day of training camp.
"B.I. held his own," Nance said. "I've been saying all along he can play. He's ...Read more
In August, Jose Fernandez's girlfriend, Maria Arias, presented him with a special cake at a family dinner to celebrate that they were going to have a baby.
Her father, Orlando A. Sanfiel, posted a video of the event on ...Read more
DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers' path to the postseason crossed with the major league version of the Triple-A Columbus Clippers on Tuesday night at Comerica Park, and it showed on the scoreboard.
Playing a traditionally ...Read more
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- The NBA lost three future hall of famers in one summer when Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett joined Kobe Bryant in retirement. To LeBron James, that means he's next.
"It feels like our era is next," ...Read more
TORONTO -- The unpredictable Orioles came to Rogers Centre with the chance to reclaim the first American League wild-card spot with a strong showing against the division-rival Toronto Blue Jays.
Now, following a 5-1 loss ...Read more
Richard Sherman did the wrong thing.
He wasn't supposed to leave his receiver alone down the sideline, and he wasn't supposed to break toward the middle of the field, and he wasn't supposed to intercept a pass in the end ...Read more
Last week's ranking in parentheses.
1. Patriots 3-0 (1). Offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels will have his pick of head-coaching offers after the season.
2. Broncos 3-0 (3). Trevor Siemian keeps playing smart football ...Read more
DETROIT -- The Indians celebrated Monday night but were also delivered some worrying news when ace Corey Kluber had to leave the game after four innings and only 60 pitches with right groin tightness.
Kluber received an ...Read more
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