The question for the Cubs never was "2B or not 2B?"
That's because they already had the answer.
Addison Russell, who returned from the disabled list Saturday, is their shortstop, not their second baseman. Period.
SAN DIEGO -- Hunter Renfroe doesn't belong in the Pacific Coast League. If he didn't prove as much as the circuit's MVP a year ago, a two-week sampling after a surprising yet deserved demotion reiterated that fact.
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to a one-year deal with Andrew Bogut, according to people familiar with the deal who were not authorized to speak publicly. Bogut is very familiar with Lakers coach Luke ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The body is still warm, but it's never too early to start the autopsy.
What went wrong for the Texas Rangers this season? They're three games under .500 with 13 remaining and their post-season hopes are...Read more
During a news conference last month in Columbus, Ohio, a reporter asked Artemi Panarin if he would be able to maintain his impressive scoring production without Patrick Kane on his line.
Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo...Read more
DETROIT -- Before the Detroit Lions kicked off on Monday Night Football, the Detroit Tigers were down big.
As metro Detroiters waited for the local game of the night, Buck Farmer was battered, the Tigers' offense was once...Read more
BALTIMORE -- On a night when Dylan Bundy seemed to have it all together, the Orioles scored in each of the first four innings against the first-place Boston Red Sox and took a five-run lead into the fifth.
What could go ...Read more
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- They had every reason to fail Monday.
They were on the road, on the brightest of Monday night stages, against a desperate team with a good defense and a star wide receiver who gutted his way onto ...Read more
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The team from the Mile High City is on the rise.
The Denver Broncos are running the ball and stopping the run -- they did neither well last season -- and have a surprisingly effective quarterback in Trevor Siemian.
As a ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- An inability to win close games can be like a flu bug spreading through the locker room. The Los Angeles Chargers, their latest nausea-inducing last-second defeat coming in Sunday's 19-17 loss to the Miami ...Read more
MIAMI -- Giancarlo Stanton's chase for 60 -- and beyond -- is on.
Stanton hit his 55th home run of the season Monday night in the Miami Marlins' 13-1 win against the New York Mets. It was Stanton's first long ball since ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- The Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw peeked his head over his right shoulder, noted the flight of the baseball and looked away. The history carried no weight for him. Kershaw never saw the baseball land...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Elias Diaz lay facedown on the infield dirt Monday night. He grimaced, and with his right hand he smacked third base. In an attempt to jumpstart the offense and snap a shutout in the seventh inning against ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- A wayward throw by shortstop Corey Seager on Sunday night exemplified a worry the Los Angeles Dodgers face in the playoffs. Seager airmailed a throw to the plate in the seventh inning against Washington, ...Read more
Just before the puck dropped on the Wild's preseason opener at Winnipeg, the team announced captain Mikko Koivu has signed a two-year, $11 million contract extension.
Koivu, 34, was set to become an unrestricted free ...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- Dak Prescott had a rough outing on Sunday. So did Ezekiel Elliott and the rest of the Dallas Cowboys.
It's hard to find much good for the Cowboys after a 25-point blowout loss to the Denver Broncos.
But ...Read more
Talks to arrange a Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin rematch will begin this week, Alvarez's promoter, Eric Gomez, told the Los Angeles Times on Monday.
"The fight was so good, we feel it merits a rematch and we'll sit down...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- It has been nearly 10 years since Chase Utley first sprayed champagne in the Phillies clubhouse, triggering arguably the greatest era in the history of the franchise. And he could taste it again this week, ...Read more
BEREA, Ohio -- Corey Coleman's teammates hated to hear he suffered a broken bone in his right hand for the second time in less than a year.
The Browns wide receiver and 15th overall pick in last year's draft is undergoing...Read more
Jason Heyward smacked a tiebreaking single Sunday and celebrated with a vigorous clap and wave toward his teammates.
Heyward's seventh-inning single capped his first three-hit game in nearly four weeks and provided some ...Read more
- Clayton Kershaw gives up first career grand slam in Dodgers' 4-3 loss to Phillies
- NFL promotion offering DNA test kits to Ravens fans to be rescheduled
- Vikings coach Zimmer says he has no 'crystal ball' to project Sam Bradford's return
- Chiefs will tie a record with another division win Sunday against the Chargers
- Falcons' Beasley likely out at least four weeks with hamstring strain