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Cardinals' Lance Lynn Wins 10-Plus Games Before Break in 3rd Straight Season

After earning the victory in a 5-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Lance Lynn of the St. Louis Cardinals improved to 10-6 on the season, giving him double-digit wins before the All-Star break for the third consecutive year. Show More Summary

Rugby announcers can't get over a quarterback pass

You got your American football in my rugby! You got your rugby in my American football! See, this is what happens when you allow an American to play rugby. They start passing the damn ball like they're a bunch of hopped-up quarterbacks or something. Yes, this is a clip from last year. Show More Summary

MLB All Star Final Vote 2014: Final AL and NL Results Released

After having three months to decide the rosters for the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game, the final spots for the American and National League teams were decided in the annual Final Vote balloting on Thursday. The fans decided...Show More Summary

Sale, Rizzo, Aybar Added to All-Star Rosters

1 hour agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale and Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo were voted by fans onto the rosters for Tuesday's All-Star game, and Los Angeles Angels shortstop Erick Aybar will replace Kansas City outfielder Alex Gordon.

MLB All-Star Roster 2014: Players with Most to Prove During Midsummer Classic

The votes are in, and the final rosters have been announced for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game. This year's Midsummer Classic features a bevy of talented players sure to bring plenty of excitement to Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Show More Summary

Sale, Rizzo Win Last Spots in All-Star Game Vote

1 hour agoSports / Baseball : Bats

White Sox pitcher Chris Sale and Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo made it a Chicago sweep on Thursday by winning an online fan vote to claim the last two spots in next week's Major League Baseball All-Star Game.

Phillies Finish 4-Game Sweep of Brewers, Win 9-1

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Jimmy Rollins broke up Matt Garza's no-hit bid with a single in the seventh before sparking a seven-run outburst an inning later, helping the Philadelphia Phillies complete a four-game sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers with a 9-1 win Thursday.

Cardinals' Molina Out 8-12 Weeks With Torn Ligament

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

St. Louis Cardinals All-Star catcher Yadier Molina will miss the next eight to 12 weeks after suffering a ligament tear in his right thumb, the Major League Baseball team said on Thursday.

Korean baseball player demonstrates how not to slide

Step 1: don't slide entirely on your face. Step 2: repeat. MyKBO named the above slide (by Hwang Jae-Gyun of the Lotte Giants) their "slide of the day." But it's probably closer to the slide of the year. If Buttslide didn't exist, it might be slide of the decade. I mean: And of course, ultra-slow-mo helps a lot, too. (h/t to Deadspin)

C.J. Wilson Injury: Updates on Angels Pitcher's Ankle and Return

The Los Angeles Angels have won eight of their last 10 games to claw back into the American League West standings, but they were dealt a tough blow on Thursday as starting pitcher C.J. Wilson has been placed on the disabled list with...Show More Summary

Molina, Phillips Have Similar Thumb Injury, Could Be out Rest of Season

The St. Louis Cardinals are trying to chase down the Milwaukee Brewers, but they'll now have to do so without one of their top offensive players, lost to a torn ligament in his thumb. The Cincinnati Reds are trying to chase down theShow More Summary

Valbuena Lifts Cubs to 6-4 Win Over Reds in 12

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Luis Valbuena hit a tiebreaking, two-run triple in the 12th inning and the Chicago Cubs avoided a rare five-game sweep in Cincinnati with a 6-4 win Thursday.

Cavaliers in the dark on LeBron James decision

If James has made a choice, Cleveland has not been told. The Cleveland Cavaliers do not have an idea of when LeBron James will announce his decision or what team he will sign with, according to a tweet from USA Today's Sam Amick. The...Show More Summary

All-Star Catcher Molina Out 8-12 Weeks

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

St. Louis Cardinals All-Star catcher Yadier Molina will undergo surgery Friday to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb and will be sidelined eight to 12 weeks.

LeBron's house on Decision Day is a haven for weirdos and stalkers

Nothing is happening outside LeBron's house. HERE IS INTENSE COVERAGE OF WHAT IS HAPPENING OUTSIDE LEBRON'S HOUSE There are a billion internet conspiracy theories surrounding LeBron James' free agency decision. However, perhaps the most...Show More Summary

Carlos Beltran Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Head and Return

The New York Yankees placed outfielder Carlos Beltran on the concussion-specific disabled list Thursday and recalled Yangervis Solarte after Beltran was injured prior to Wednesday's game in batting practice. The Yankees did not confirm Beltran had a concussion, but his move to the disabled list was a necessary precaution. Show More Summary

Jose Altuve and Dee Gordon Both Have 100 Hits and 40 Steals Before Break

Reaching 40 stolen bases over the course of a season is an accomplishment in itself, but two players have already managed to reach this mark in the first half of the season —a nd they are continuing to add to their totals. Both JoseShow More Summary

Matt Garza made an All-Star face after his no-hitter was (briefly) saved

Play poker with Matt Garza if you ever get the opportunity. Matt Garza was working on a no-hitter in Milwaukee against the Phillies, and ended up getting some help from Ryan Braun and Carlos Gomez. They made the catch and temporarily...Show More Summary

Yadier Molina out 2-3 months with thumb injury

The All-Star catcher tore ligaments in his right thumb, but could still return in 2014. On Wednesday, All-Star catcher and franchise cornerstone Yadier Molina slid feet-first into third base on a innocent-looking play: The result: gulp. Molina surgery Friday. Show More Summary

The very best use of LeBron James domain squatting

LeBron.com won't help you... unless you're hiring. With rumors swirling that LeBron James' next career move may be reported at his personal website, LeBronJames.com is struggling. Meanwhile, LeBron.com is alive and well. Go ahead, visit it. Show More Summary

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