ST. LOUIS -- The Cardinals swept the Diamondbacks in three games after winning Wednesday night's game 4-3 in the bottom of the ninth.
Jason Heyward pulled a home run to right field to even the score at three in the bottom...Read more
CLEVELAND -- Players who get dragged to the podium with LeBron James often have a lot of time on their hands.
So it was Tuesday night with J.R. Smith, who sat next to James after the Cavaliers won the Eastern Conference ...Read more
When Stephen Curry's head hit the hardwood in Game 4 of the Western Conference final Monday, it was more than just a nightmarish moment for the Warriors and their fans. It has become the latest chapter in the ongoing ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif.--Mike Scioscia leans to the bland side in his public comments. Criticism is delivered behind closed doors, not to the media. So it was startling to hear the Angels manager deliver a blunt assessment of the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--How overlooked has Zack Greinke been? Consider the scene in the first inning of the Los Angeles Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.
Juan Uribe stepped into the batter's box and received a ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif.--They became Western Conference champions after defeating the Houston Rockets 104-90 on Wednesday to win the series in five games.
The Golden State Warriors, who will face LeBron James and the Cleveland ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Max Scherzer struck out a season-high 13 over seven dominant innings Wednesday night as the Nationals pulled away for a 3-0 victory over the Cubs at Wrigley Field.
At the plate
Manager Joe Maddon shook up the ...Read more
All signs point to these being Tom Thibodeau's last days as Bulls coach with a resolution planned for no later than Friday, sources told the Tribune.
Since no team has asked for permission to interview Thibodeau, the ...Read more
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IRVING, Texas -- DeMarco Murray had a season for the ages last year, surpassing Emmitt Smith's single-season team rushing record with 1,845 yards, leading the NFL in rushing and earning NFL offensive player of the year ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Andrew Shaw chest-bumped the glass above the boards Wednesday.
He was celebrating his goal with 3 minutes, 32 seconds, the Blackhawks' final goal of a 4-2 victory in Game 6 of the Western Conference Final.
?LOS ANGELES -- Fredi Gonzalez hadn't met Juan Uribe before Wednesday, when the Braves manager bumped into the newly acquired infielder as Uribe entered the clubhouse, wearing a suit and holding a cigar (unlit) in his hand...Read more
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Ray McDonald, the former 49ers and Bears defensive tackle who was arrested Monday after a domestic violence call, was arrested again Wednesday on suspicion of violating a restraining order, police ...Read more
During Wednesday's game against the Diamondbacks, the Cardinals announced first baseman Matt Adams is estimated to miss three to four months with a right quadriceps strain.
Earlier Wednesday, Cardinals general manager ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Chris Davis has been the poster boy for the Orioles' offensive woes this month. And following another frustrating loss Tuesday night, he broke down his struggles easily, saying he just needs to stop swinging ...Read more
James Ihedigbo made $1.5 million in his first year with the Detroit Lions last fall, far below the going rate for safeties with his kind of production.
So does Ihedigbo feel like he outperformed his contract last year?
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The sound of ball meeting bat seemed louder than any daily thunder that hits Florida during the summer. It was followed by a loud gasp from the meager crowd of 10,865 at Tropicana Field.
There was ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- The Indians put together an eight-run inning and received a strong outing from Carlos Carrasco to cruise past the Rangers, 12-3, on Wednesday at Progressive Field.
The Indians entered the third inning already...Read more
TORONTO -- Jose Abreu hit a 10th-inning triple and scored the winning run on Adam LaRoche's RBI single Wednesday as the Sox pulled away for a 5-3 victory over the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
Gordon Beckham added an RBI ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Brad Ausmus had a feeling.
Before Wednesday's series finale against the Oakland Athletics, he penned in a lineup with Yoenis Cespedes hitting cleanup, in front of the Detroit Tigers' usual cleanup ...Read more
Dell Curry has been synonymous with the Charlotte Hornets since the original franchise's inception in 1988.
Now the current Hornets are putting him to work full time.
Curry, 50, has accepted a position with the franchise...Read more