KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The baseball mosh-pit took place just to the right of second base on Tuesday night. Lorenzo Cain was somewhere near the bottom.
In the bottom of the ninth inning, Cain came through with a two-out, game...Read more
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert is back at Churchill Downs with another solid Kentucky Derby contender in Mor Spirit.
But all anybody wants to talk about is last year.
And Baffert understands. He ...Read more
Charlotte Hornets general manager Rich Cho, not prone to showing his cards in advance of offseason moves, couldn't have been more direct Wednesday about free agent-to-be Nic Batum.
"Nic is a huge piece. He is our No. 1 ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Former San Francisco 49er Dana Stubblefield, who on Monday was charged with raping a developmentally disabled woman, once admitted to police he kicked a girlfriend who was trying to feed their newborn ...Read more
CINCINNATI -- A majority of major league clubs will send representatives to Scottsdale Stadium on Friday to evaluate Tim Lincecum. The Giants will be among them.
And their interest has advanced far beyond casual courtesy....Read more
Kris Letang said he respects the NHL's decision to suspend him for one game after a late, head-high hit against Washington Capitals forward Marcus Johansson in Game 3 on Monday night.
"I mean, I respect it," Letang said ...Read more
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- There are worse things than having a reputation for upsetting the apple cart.
Over the past few years when Triple Crown races are on the line, none have disrupted the expected the way trainer Dallas ...Read more
TORONTO -- The Rangers catcher carousel was spinning fast Wednesday. Texas traded catcher Chris Gimenez to the Cleveland Indians and optioned Brett Nicholas to Triple A Round Rock.
The moves make room for catcher Bobby ...Read more
Protect the ButterfliesJ.D. Sherylyn B. Bailey
The story takes place in the 1960's in a ficticious town in Mississippi. The towns people do not interact but Joseph, who is white, and Elizabeth, who is black, find a way to talk and interact with each other unbeknown to anyone.
Their secret comes out after some boys do the ...
CINCINNATI -- Giants manager Bruce Bochy said he sees an opportunity on the major league staff for Tim Lincecum in a long-relief role. The key to converting a former franchise icon into a bullpen cog.
"It's all about ...Read more
Show me the chemistry?
Even super-agents are entranced by the Warriors' winning blend.
Bill Duffy, the NBA powerbroker who represents clients such as Yao Ming, Steve Nash and Andrew Wiggins, said Tuesday that the ...Read more
Chris Bosh's season came to a formal conclusion Wednesday, with the All-Star forward and the Miami Heat issuing a statement clarifying that he will not be participating in the playoffs.
Bosh has not appeared in a game ...Read more
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- LeBron James has wanted to face Dwyane Wade in the playoffs since the two entered the league together 13 years ago. He could be three wins from finally getting that chance.
James and the Cavaliers ...Read more
John Danks had an idea the White Sox might be moving toward a change after he allowed six runs over five innings against the Orioles last week.
The veteran left-hander thought a move to the bullpen might be in the works, ...Read more
SAN DIEGO--For Andrew Cashner and the Padres, Tuesday's 6-3, come-from-behind victory over the Colorado Rockies was a tale of two halves.
For Matt Kemp, this could end up being a first half to remember.
As San Diego (11-...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif.-- The Oakland A's are the only team in the American League that hasn't been shut out, but the Oakland offense doesn't have all that much else to be proud of in the wake of an 8-2 loss to Seattle Tuesday.
OAKLAND, Calif.--The Golden State Warriors already showed they can dominate without Stephen Curry, and on Tuesday, they staged a stirring comeback in yet another postseason win.
The Warriors came back from a 17-point ...Read more
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Sharks' string of success on the road came to an abrupt halt Tuesday night.
The Sharks went 0-for-4 with the man advantage and allowed two power-play goals as the Nashville Predators earned a 4-1 ...Read more
Michael Thomas might be a nickel for now, but he wants his future to be about great big dollar signs.
And after cracking the books during the NFL's offseason, the Dolphins defensive back has the tools to make that vision ...Read more
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- When confronted with difficult decisions, horse trainers typically fall back on a couple of tried-and-true devices. When in doubt, defer to what your horse is telling you. And, if further assurance ...Read more
- Warriors down Blazers to take 2-0 series lead
- With Masters collapse behind him, Spieth looks ahead to Oakmont
- Don Shula hospitalized with fluid retention, sleep apnea
- Prosecutor consulted with victim in Chiefs draft pick Tyreek Hill's plea agreement
- For Dorell, Delon Wright, Heat-Raptors a family affair