CHICAGO -- Cubs manager Joe Maddon remains immune to suggestions regarding his daily lineup and his preference for resting players.
"The difference with our group regarding constructing a lineup daily is a lot of teams ...Read more
ATLANTA -- If they were going to wait out a rain delay of more than three hours, the Atlanta Braves figured they might as well come back and win. And they did, with "Big City" coming through.
After Jim Johnson blew a one-...Read more
LOS ANGELES--The collision brought a hush to Dodger Stadium, a ballpark still reeling from a ninth-inning hiccup that spoiled Clayton Kershaw's bid for his first shutout of 2017. An inning later, three innings before Logan...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif.--The Oakland A's injury problems had seemed to be getting better, but that took a turn for the worse Tuesday in an 11-9 loss to the Miami Marlins.
Starting pitcher Jesse Hahn had to come out of the game in...Read more
PHOENIX--The Chicago White Sox removed rookie pitcher Dylan Covey in the middle of an Arizona Diamondbacks at-bat because of left oblique soreness in Tuesday night's 5-4 loss at Chase Field.
After throwing a strike to ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- Almost two months into the season, Jimmy Nelson is still struggling to find his footing.
The right-hander followed up a solid start in San Diego with an off-night Tuesday at Miller Park, and the Milwaukee ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--UCLA received a double dose of welcome news Tuesday regarding the NBA draft: Thomas Welsh and Aaron Holiday are withdrawing their names from consideration.
Welsh announced on Twitter that he would return for ...Read more
HOUSTON -- Alex Wilson got what he wanted.
He had it in his glove, a groundball that would turn into a double play, which would thwart a Houston Astros rally and send the upstart Tigers back at the plate.
It was in the ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Ty Kelly popped up in the sixth inning of an 8-2 loss to Colorado on Tuesday night and smashed his bat into pieces before returning to the Phillies dugout.
It was the perfect symbolism for the team's ...Read more
Members of Willie Stargell's family, including several children and grandchildren, are angered by his widow's decision to auction some of the Hall of Famer's possessions.
Memorabilia for the auction, which begins ...Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Before Matt Shoemaker took the mound on Tuesday night at Tropicana Field, Mike Scioscia foreshadowed what was to come.
"He's closer to being where he was last year than he ever was," the Angels ...Read more
BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox scored seven runs in the fifth and sixth innings Tuesday night, and the Texas Rangers' offense couldn't keep up despite collecting 13 hits in a 9-6 loss at Fenway Park.
Andrew Cashner allowed ...Read more
OTTAWA, Ontario -- All the right things were said. The Senators are a good team, a proud group. They'll make a push. It won't be easy. Have to match their best.
The messages the Penguins preached prior to Game 6 of the ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Call it the Super Bowl Reshuffle.
Five days after the Los Angeles Rams announced their Inglewood stadium would be finished in 2020, a year later than the original plan, NFL owners unanimously voted to push the ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Inside the clubhouse, they call him Boni. The nickname is pronounced like Bonnie, and, yes, it is not overly creative. It is the first four letters of Jorge Bonifacio's last name, shortened and altered, and for...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Coming into the game, a lopsided outcome was somewhat predictable. Given the potent Washington Nationals' offense and the current state of the Mariners' starting pitching, which borders somewhere between not ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Ervin Santana became the first Twins pitcher since Carl Pavano in 2010 to record two complete-game shutouts in the same season on Tuesday, strangling the Orioles offense on just two harmless singles in the ...Read more
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Marshawn Lynch spent most of his first public practice with the Raiders Tuesday engaging with teammates and coaches, flashing his ever-present smile and appearing to enjoy the concept of playing for his ...Read more
ATLANTA -- On Tuesday, two weeks after undergoing surgery for testicular cancer, Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon was cleared to return to the mound. He threw a 25-pitch bullpen session with catcher Chris Stewart at ...Read more