FORT WORTH, Texas -- Kelly Kraft on Thursday almost shot his best round ever at Colonial Country Club.
Still, an opening-round 65 in the Dean & DeLuca Invitational was enough to put him in a three-way tie for the lead ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Just past 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Hyun-Jin Ryu rose from his seat inside the Los Angeles Dodgers' bullpen and climbed atop a mound. A pitcher warming up should not sound an alarm. But these are strange times ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- It was said that the Penguins could not and would not reach the Stanley Cup Final without Kris Letang, that the slew of injuries they incurred during the second half of the regular season would crush them.
MILWAUKEE -- Did the rebuilding Milwaukee Brewers provide their fans false hope by playing much better than expected for the first seven weeks of the season?
We are about to find out.
The Brewers are in their first real ...Read more
BOSTON -- Drew Pomeranz tied his career-high with 11 strikeouts in six innings Thursday, and Xander Bogaerts connected for his first homer of the season as the Boston Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers, 6-2, to complete a ...Read more
HOUSTON -- This was Justin Verlander's kind of game.
His team was trying for a split against one of the best teams in baseball. They needed a good taste in their mouths, for the late-night flight that would follow and the...Read more
As an animated character, Mike Scioscia will live forever.
This is not the kind of animation you see in his face when he goes jaw to jaw with an umpire. This is the animation that made him a cartoon catcher, in a beloved ...Read more
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Margo Williams had only a handful of stories and a few names her mother remembered from her childhood about her family's home n Asheboro, NC. Her research would soon help her to make contact with long lost relatives and a pilgrimage "home" with her mother in 1982. This story follows her ...
So what next for the Seahawks and their pursuit of a backup quarterback, and especially the man in that group who has drawn the most attention, Colin Kaepernick?
Apparently, at least a little bit of a waiting game.
Oscar De La Hoya has penned a letter to boxing fans, urging them to turn their backs on the possible Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Conor McGregor boxing match.
As former 10-time champion De La Hoya works to promote the Sept...Read more
NEW YORK -- The prospect of a spoiled evening loomed. It was not enough that Dinelson Lamet was scheduled to face major league hitters. An undefeated foe threatened to deprive him of the chance.
In the opposing clubhouse,...Read more
CHICAGO -- It's usually not a good thing when the word "contagious" works its way through a baseball clubhouse.
For the Cubs, though, the word has gone viral in a positive way as both pitchers and hitters are using it to ...Read more
NEW YORK -- With no burdensome contracts on their roster, the Padres are not expected to be as busy this upcoming trade season as they were last summer.
Yet, with an unabashed rebuild underway, a lack of activity would ...Read more
FORT WORTH, Texas -- At a PGA Tour venue known for crowning established veterans for more than seven decades, Colonial experience took a free drop in Thursday's opening round at the Dean & DeLuca Invitational.
By and ...Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Angels started Thursday's game without their cleanup hitter, and by the end of it they were also without their leadoff hitter.
They hope both will back by Friday.
With Albert Pujols getting ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Steve Kerr is not ready to return to the bench as Warriors coach due to lingering health issues, general manager Bob Myers said Thursday, but Myers did not completely close the door on the notion that ...Read more
Two Phillies players grabbed coolers filled with liquid and dumped them Thursday afternoon on Tommy Joseph because two of his swings relaxed them all. They did it. The Phillies beat the Colorado Rockies in 11 innings, 2-1,...Read more
ATLANTA -- There was no sweat under the midday Georgia sun.
Right-hander Ivan Nova pitched into the ninth inning Thursday, falling two outs shy of his sixth complete game in 21 starts for the Pirates, and the team ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- It wasn't the emotional and deserved criticism from their manager less than 24 hours before, questioning their intensity and effort. It wasn't seeing Scott Servais getting ejected mid-game for having issues ...Read more
NEW YORK -- The Royals' series finale against the New York Yankees on Thursday afternoon has been postponed because of inclement weather, the Yankees announced Thursday morning.
The game has been rescheduled for Monday, ...Read more
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