ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Kyle Seager wasn't going to let his team lose on Tuesday night.
He'd pulled the Mariners out of the doldrums of a 3-2 deficit with an eighth-inning grand slam -- the team's first in 217 games.
He ...Read more
IRVING, Texas -- Justin Thomas, one of the most successful members of this year's rookie class on the PGA Tour, envisions a successful debut at the AT&T Byron Nelson based on feedback from Tuesday's practice round.
ANAHEIM, Calif.--The Angels' bullpen might be muddled in the middle, but order has been established at the end. Joe Smith gets the eighth inning. Huston Street, the closer, gets the ninth.
Is there really that much of a ...Read more
Wisconsin, Milwaukee county, city and team officials hope to reach a deal this week on public financing for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena.
"The number of issues is narrowing," Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES--Before the Los Angeles Dodgers' 8-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium, Clayton Kershaw had begun to take over more than just his scheduled start day. His ongoing struggles seemed ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif.--Jesse Chavez's margin of error has been miniscule since he joined the starting rotation, and he felt the ill effects of that again Tuesday.
The Detroit Tigers scored an unearned run off Chavez in the ...Read more
ST. PAUL, Minn.--The Minnesota Twins' No. 1 goal this season was to fix their starting pitching. Looks like Mike Pelfrey did it by fixing himself.
The Twins' righthander, who is only in the rotation because Ervin Santana ...Read more
Somewhere, Chris Paul is slowly shaking his head, all too aware that the Houston Rockets are never quite out of it when you think they are.
It's too early to say the Rockets have the Golden State Warriors exactly where ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- The Indians grabbed an early lead but two big swings made it moot in a 4-3 loss to the Texas Rangers Tuesday night at Progressive Field.
In a 3-3 tie in the top of the eighth, Indians reliever Nick Hagadone ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia continued making strides toward being a needed addition for the Cardinals with his first win since June 2014 and his first since shoulder surgery.
What the Cardinals lost on ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- The Giants have learned to see the positives wherever they stand. At home, they get to feed off the energy of sellout crowds every night. On the road, they get to enjoy power of a different sort.
Yes, a team ...Read more
Every good goaltender takes every goal scored against him as a personal insult. The best goalies learn to quickly forget the ones that got away, knowing they can't waste energy brooding over events they can't change.
Colin Kaepernick, who once caused a stir by posting a picture of himself in a Miami Dolphins cap, made a far more serious social media blunder Tuesday when he captioned a picture of the recent flooding in Houston with, "I ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- LeBron James pulled the conference championship T-shirt over his sweaty, weary frame and had enough energy left to dance.
This is why James returned to Cleveland. The Cavaliers are back in the NBA Finals.
Before the Anaheim Ducks returned to Chicago for what could be their Western Conference finals clinching victory, they could find confidence in multiple areas.
The ability to overcome disheartening events. The offensive ...Read more
Their inspiration now is born of desperation.
The Blackhawks find themselves in a win-at-home-and-on-the-road-or-go-home position in the Western Conference finals.
"We've got to play desperate right off the bat," Brandon...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Josh Harrison and Jung Ho Kang each had two hits and the Pirates extended their winning streak to five games by beating the Miami Marlins, 5-1, at PNC Park on Tuesday.
Harrison went 2-for-4 with a double, a ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- The Houston Astros -- baseball's surprise story of the first two months of this season -- bear similar qualities to the Orioles of three years ago, both teams that emerged from years of losing by doing little ...Read more
TORONTO -- The Blue Jays had a dramatic answer for every White Sox rally Tuesday night, including the last. Josh Donaldson hit a three-run walk-off homer off Sox closer David Robertson for a 10-9 victory over the Sox, who ...Read more