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Cubs Grounds Crew Has Trouble Getting Tarp on Field During Rain Delay vs. Giants

When it rains, it pours. During the fifth inning of Tuesday night's Cubs-Giants matchup, heavy rain put an immediate stop to the game. This was unfortunate not just for the players and fans, but also for the Cubs grounds crew. The grounds crew struggled to get the tarp to cover the whole infield, and as you can see, things just got worse and worse. Show More Summary

Chargers' Antonio Gates lets his sister's memory guide him

22 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

He has two of the surest hands in NFL history, but only now does Antonio Gates fully grasp what his little sister meant to him.

The NFL makes zombie bobbleheads, even though zombies clearly should not play football

There's no place for a zombie on a football field. But the NFL doesn't want us to know that. Look, we already knew NFL teams would sell anything with a team logo on it provided it can make them money. Still, we somehow didn't know about...Show More Summary

Infante Has 3 Doubles to Lead Royals Past Rockies

22 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help the streaking Kansas City Royals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night.

Tigers Score 3 in 11th, Top Rays 8-6

22 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Victor Martinez drew a tiebreaking bases-loaded walk during a three-run 11th inning and the Detroit Tigers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-6 on Tuesday night.

Diamondbacks Drop 4th Straight, Fall 8-1 to Nats

22 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Chase Anderson has been one of the few consistent bright spots for the Arizona Diamondbacks this season. The rookie right-hander had only one bad outing in his first 15 major league starts.

Gomes, Holt Rally Indians in 7-5 Win Over Twins

22 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Yan Gomes had three hits including a home run, rookie pinch-hitter Tyler Holt hit a go-ahead two-run double in the sixth inning, and the Cleveland Indians rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-5 on Tuesday night.

Astros 7, Yankees 4: Missed Opportunities Catch Up to Yankees

22 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

The Yankees added to a season of missed chances when Chris Carter, who had struck out in each of his first four at-bats, crushed a tie-breaking three-run homer against closer David Robertson.

Yasiel Puig slams helmet, catches helmet, is not human

Puig's gonna Puig. It is difficult to imagine being Yasiel Puig. Not just because of his outlandish talent, and not just because of his impossibly difficult and dangerous route to stateside stardom, although obviously yes and yes onShow More Summary

Stanton Single in 10th Sends Marlins Over Rangers

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Giancarlo Stanton hit an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning and the Miami Marlins beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 Tuesday night for their third straight win.

Sports Briefing | Baseball: Mexico Advances in Little League World Series

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Juan Garza pitched five strong innings to lead Mexico past Venezuela, 11-1, on Tuesday in a Little League World Series elimination game in South Williamsport, Pa.

Sports Briefing | Baseball: Chicago Wins in Little League World Series

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Joshua Houston struck out five in five innings, and Jackie Robinson West of Chicago beat Pearland, Tex., 6-1, in an elimination game on Tuesday in the Little League World Series.

Carter Hits 3-Run HR in 9th, Astros Top Yanks 7-4

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Chris Carter snapped a ninth-inning tie with a colossal three-run homer, extending his second-half power surge and sending the Houston Astros to a 7-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.

Tillman, Orioles Beat White Sox for 3rd Win in Row

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Chris Tillman threw eight strong innings and the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles won their third in a row, beating the Chicago White Sox 5-1 Tuesday night.

Fiers and Brewers Dominate Blue Jays in 6-1 Win

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Mike Fiers pitched seven dominant innings and Jonathan Lucroy and Aramis Ramirez each had a pair of doubles as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Tuesday night.

Roundup: Selig Addresses Tedious Play and Oakland’s Decrepit Park

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

M.L.B. Commissioner Bud Selig made a rare visit to the home of the Oakland A’s, sitting for his first news conference since his primary deputy, Rob Manfred, was elected to replace him.

Lannetta's Double in 9th Lifts Angels Over Bosox

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Chris Iannetta hit his second double of the game, a tiebreaking drive in the ninth inning off Red Sox closer Koji Uehara that sent the Los Angeles Angels over Boston 4-3 on Tuesday night.

Iwakuma Fans Season-High 11, Mariners Top Phillies

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Hisashi Iwakuma struck out a season-high 11 batters in eight scoreless innings and Kyle Seager homered to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.

Chris Iannetta pushes Angels past Red Sox, 4-3

23 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Chris Iannetta hit his second double of the game, a tiebreaking drive in the ninth inning off Red Sox closer Koji Uehara that sent the Los Angeles Angels over Boston 4-3 on Tuesday night.

Little League World Series scores and bracket: Illinois, Mexico stay alive

Texas and Venezuela were eliminated. Chicago, Illinois is a win away from the United States Championship Game in the 2014 Little League World Series after eliminating Pearland, Texas on Tuesday. Marquis Jackson and Darion Radcliff had...Show More Summary

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