MIAMI -- Edinson Volquez is as happy-go-lucky as any player in the Miami Marlins' roster, endlessly upbeat and positive even through the team's and his own runs of poor play.
All sweaty after a routine afternoon stretch ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- The Indians celebrated Memorial Day with an artillery exhibition of sorts, pounding the Oakland A's with three home runs en route to a 5-3 win at Progressive Field.
Facing A's starter Daniel Mengden, Austin ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Using his most emphatic language to date, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Monday that the league will not take a break next season to allow players to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang...Read more
Gary Bettman emphatically shot down any idea that the NHL would participate in the 2018 Olympics.
The commissioner was considerably less clear when asked about the abuse Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has endured this ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- From the deer knife, to the fishing rod to the bottle of Wild Turkey, the basket of "favorite things" that Hunter Renfroe's wife stocked for an annual fundraising auction is so ... well ... Hunter Renfroe.
A ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The player the Los Angeles Angels can least afford to lose to injury will be out for at least a month and possibly more after star center fielder Mike Trout was diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ...Read more
DENVER -- It's a place where four-run leads give you no comfort and a one-run lead will leave you sweating out every decently hit fly ball.
Of all the venues where a lead never feels secured, Coors Field might be the most...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Alen Hanson was first on the scene. The second baseman drifted toward the outfield, tracking the fly ball down the right-field line, and sped up once he saw Gregory Polanco, his teammate since their days at ...Read more
Secret of the Warlock's CryptTom Hayes
Cryptic drawings, maps, strange symbols. This is what Mike Hilliard discovers as he investigates the long-dead millionaire Titus Morley. The strange symbols & drawings hover in Mike’s dreams as he rambles through the summer with Billy, a photography intern at the historical society ...
CHICAGO -- White Sox manager Rick Renteria said Melky Cabrera has been focused and "as relaxed as he has ever been" lately, and the veteran showed it Monday afternoon at Guaranteed Rate Field.
Cabrera drove in four runs ...Read more
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Third baseman Adrian Beltre was activated from the 10-day disabled list Monday by the Texas Rangers and was in the lineup for the first time this season.
Beltre played Thursday through Saturday at ...Read more
Right fielder Gregory Polanco, the Pirates' cleanup hitter, was removed from the game in the sixth inning Monday at PNC Park after running into the short fence in foul territory along the right-field line. Polanco was ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- The baseball season is long. The memories of baseball players are longer.
Giants right-hander Hunter Strickland faced Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper for the first time since the 2014 NL ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Intermittent rains passed through Target Field on Monday, poured ferociously for a few brief minutes, then disappeared. But it never stopped raining on the Twins' bullpen.
The Twins erupted for a season-...Read more
Royals starter Danny Duffy is expected to miss six to eight weeks after sustaining a Grade 1 plus oblique strain on Sunday afternoon in Cleveland.
The Royals placed Duffy on the 10-day disabled list on Monday afternoon. ...Read more
Chris Sale knows it will be hard not to crack a few smiles when he takes the mound at Guaranteed Rate Field on Tuesday night against some of his former White Sox teammates.
That doesn't mean the Red Sox left-hander is ...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Chase Utley, Cody Bellinger and Logan Forsythe launched homers, Rich Hill gave up one run in five innings and the Dodgers bullpen shut down the Cardinals in a 5-1 victory Monday at Busch Stadium. The Dodgers ...Read more
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- Coach Tyronn Lue still marvels over the fans who approached him in Las Vegas and Los Angeles last summer after the Cavaliers ended Cleveland's 52-year championship drought.
Some were natives of ...Read more
Orioles starter Dylan Bundy certainly didn't look like a guy who was carrying the weight of the Orioles lengthy slump on his shoulders.
The young right-hander took the mound on Memorial Day against the first-place New ...Read more
This was far less than an interview, merely part of the peril of being a celebrity in Malibu, Calif.
So when TMZ's cameras caught up to Miami Heat President Pat Riley there over the weekend in a parking lot, he literally ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Steve Kerr made a surprise appearance in front of reporters after the Warriors' practice on Monday, filling in for his fill-in, Mike Brown, who was out with the flu.
Kerr updated his own health status ...Read more
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