BALTIMORE -- Not only are the Twins winning road games at a startling pace, but they're doing it almost sadistically, giving home teams the illusion that they're vulnerable. In the space of 45 hours at Camden Yards, the ...Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Ricky Nolasco's solid outing was ruined in a span of two batters in the seventh inning on Wednesday night.
The Angels' right-hander gave up back-to-back homers to end his night in a 5-2 loss to the...Read more
BOSTON -- Sam Dyson allowed five of the seven Boston Red Sox runs in the seventh inning Wednesday, spoiling a quality start by Martin Perez in the Texas Rangers' 9-4 loss at Fenway Park.
Perez allowed one run in six ...Read more
NEW YORK -- The Padres sustained a pair of injuries up the middle Wednesday at Citi Field. Then they doled out some damage of their own, using various parts of their field. Finally, they narrowly avoided what would have ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- While Bennie Boatwright was exploring the NBA draft, he worked out alone as he pondered his decision.
The rest of the team didn't see him for a while. One day, someone sent out a text to the team's group ...Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Los Angeles Angels started well, finished poorly, and suffered a 5-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday at Tropicana Field.
With one out in the first inning, Mike Trout pounded a fastball ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- It's easy to place much of the blame for the Mariners' five-game losing streak on the starting pitching, which has been justifiably abysmal in four of the five losses. How bad? Seattle starters have given up ...Read more
For the first time since high school, Chiefs running back Spencer Ware returns as his team's leading rusher.
He's ready for all that comes with that.
"It's a lot of responsibility as far as showing leadership on the ...Read more
BOSTON -- Texas Rangers left-hander Cole Hamels said that he will continue to play catch for up to another week before ratcheting up his throwing program and getting back on a mound.
Hamels threw Wednesday for a second ...Read more
Back home in Minnesota and legally cleared to practice with the Vikings, wide receiver Michael Floyd spent the past two days of organized team activities playing catch-up.
On Wednesday, the first OTA open to media this ...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- It will be several months before it is truly known if Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott can improve on what was the best season of any rookie quarterback in NFL history.
But it won't be because of a...Read more
Former North Carolina men's basketball star Rashad McCants says he has no relationship with UNC or coach Roy Williams -- and that isn't likely to change anytime soon.
In 2014, McCants alleged that the university kept him ...Read more
FORT WORTH, Texas -- It is difficult to round a corner at this week's Dean & DeLuca Invitational without spotting an image of Jordan Spieth, the tournament's defending champion.
He's featured on banners in the ...Read more
In their escalating search for a veteran backup quarterback, the Seahawks on Wednesday brought in Colin Kaepernick and Austin Davis for visits, the Seattle Times confirmed.
The visits, though, don't mean a signing is ...Read more
PHOENIX -- White Sox left-hander Jose Quintana turned in his worst start of the year Wednesday afternoon at Chase Field in an 8-6 loss to the Diamondbacks.
Quintana allowed eight earned runs on eight hits with seven ...Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- In the second or third inning of a start May 14, Los Angeles Angels right-hander Alex Meyer took a deep breath and felt a sharp pain in his back.
"That feels weird," he recalled thinking.
He kept ...Read more
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- For much of Tuesday's OTA practice, Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch stood off to the side of the action, talking with teammates and coaches.
Lynch wore his white No. 24 jersey over a long-sleeved ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Sonny Gray, who'd been out in the wilderness for most of 2017, was back in prime form in Wednesday's 4-1 win over the Marlins.
The A's have been longing to see this Gray, who came into the game with ...Read more
Matt Murray has been through two Game 7s in his NHL career, and the experiences were quite different.
For his first, in the Eastern Conference final last season, Murray stopped 16 of 17 shots as the Penguins beat the ...Read more
BEREA, Ohio -- Brock Osweiler was in a trap as the brutal business of the NFL ambushed him.
The 6-foot-7, 240-pound quarterback was golfing March 9 in Arizona when he learned the Houston Texans had traded him the Browns. ...Read more