MIAMI -- The sound Giancarlo Stanton's bat made was enough to know it was gone. Dontrelle Willis knew it, too.
"I almost swore on TV when I heard the sound off his bat," said Willis, the former Marlins pitcher who was ...Read more
BOSTON -- The Twins didn't have the rally magic on Sunday as they fell just short in an 8-7 loss to the Red Sox.
The teams ended up splitting the four-game series, a series that included big plays and big innings. The ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The struggles with the Rangers' rotation over the past three weeks have forced general manager Jon Daniels to be more open to a "rental" option on the trade market.
The injuries to Derek Holland and ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Nolan Reimold needed that.
The Orioles' longtime reserve outfielder stepped up with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning on a sizzling Sunday afternoon and drilled a two-run, pinch-hit walk-off home run...Read more
Facing pressure to ban the entire Russian contingent from the upcoming Summer Games, Olympic leaders announced Sunday they will instead leave the decision to the international federations that govern each sport.
The ...Read more
CHICAGO -- It was short and sweet.
And on perhaps the biggest play of the suspended game that picked up on Sunday, the Detroit Tigers looked asleep.
With a runner on first base and nobody out in the bottom of the ninth, ...Read more
The White Sox have suspended pitcher Chris Sale for five days.
"Chris has been suspended for violating team rules, for insubordination and for destroying team equipment," Rick Hahn, White Sox senior vice president/general...Read more
LAS VEGAS -- The many facial expressions of Terence Crawford said it all Saturday as the unbeaten junior-welterweight added a second belt to his collection.
Crawford, flashing a deadly and vicious look of wanting to hurt ...Read more
DENVER -- The sixth inning has doomed the Braves in each of the first three games of their four-game series against the Rockies, and Saturday it also ruined what had been a strong performance by Matt Wisler.
Wisler was ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The A's received another strong performance from Kendall Graveman on Saturday night, and the offense finally came to the rescue in the bottom of the ninth inning to reward him with his fourth straight ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Matt Albers started for the first time since 2008 on a soggy Saturday night at U.S. Cellular Field.
But both teams will have to wait until Sunday to determine a winner thanks to three rain delays, the last of ...Read more
Sandra Collins (used to) fight the cellulite battle for as long as she can remember. The odd thing is she has always been fit and healthy, going to the gym for the last 10 years, lifting weights and following gym programs. However, her cellulite never seem to go away no matter what until she came across...
LAS VEGAS -- In all three of Mike Krzyzewski's trips to the Olympics, there has been a wide diversity of basketball voices on his coaching staff, from ACC rival Jim Boeheim to a revolving group of NBA coaches that has ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- Can the Milwaukee Brewers petition to play all their games at Miller Park?
Kirk Nieuwenhuis has to be asking himself that question. The center fielder continues to tear it up at home, with his two-homer, four...Read more
BOSTON -- Ricky Nolasco's inability to pitch in Fenway Park and Miguel Sano's inability to play third base on Saturday were destined to send the Twins crashing to their latest defeat.
Then the seventh inning happened.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The pitch count piled up, one by one, and still, the Royals bullpen remained motionless. Reliever Joakim Soria hit 27 pitches and then 28. As he crossed the 30-pitch threshold, the bullpen mound beyond ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- The distance from Indianapolis to Pittsburgh is 350 miles. Some days the distance from the minor leagues to the majors feels far greater. Haunted by the same problems he pitched around in the minors, right-...Read more
BALTIMORE -- The Orioles have been known for their resilience during the Buck Showalter era and they are displaying that quality again this weekend.
They came home from a disappointing four-game series at Yankee Stadium ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Padres hung in against the Washington Nationals on Saturday because of two major leaguers that weren't in the majors only weeks ago. Ryan Schimpf, a 28-year-old rookie, crushed a baseball. Edwin Jackson, ...Read more
Joe Nathan will join the Cubs on Sunday, manager Joe Maddon said.
Now the Cubs have to determine quickly whether the arrival of the 41-year-old Nathan, the Wednesday acquisition of left-hander Mike Montgomery from the ...Read more