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Anthony Rizzo Injury: Updates on Chicago Cubs Star's Back and Return

Anthony Rizzo started off Tuesday's game by hitting his 30th home run of the season. Unfortunately, he ended it by leaving early with an injury. The Cincinnati Enquirer's C. Trent Rosecrans provided the news: Manager Rick Renteria talked...Show More Summary

U.S. Open bracket 2014 update: Serena Williams, Roger Federer advance to Round 2

Williams and Federer, the highest-ranked players in action on Tuesday, moved past the opening round with ease. Top-seeded Serena Williams breezed through the opening round at the 2014 U.S. Open, dispatching fellow American Taylor Townsend...Show More Summary

Gordon's 2-Run Homer in 9th Gives Royals 2-1 Win

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning, giving Kansas City a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins and helping the Royals avoid their first three-game skid since mid-July.

Clippers Trade Jared Dudley to Bucks

When he was initially acquired by the Clippers, Jared Dudley was touted as a missing link. While he played will in spots off the bench, he’s not necessarily going to make that critical difference for a team searching for a title. The Clips have dealt Dudley to Milwaukee (who is assembling a nice squad) for […]

Carter's HR in 8th Leads Astros Over A's 4-2

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Chris Carter hit his 32nd homer, a three-run drive in the eighth inning that lifted the Houston Astros over the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Tuesday night.

Wood Helps Cubs Beat Reds 3-0

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Travis Wood pitched six innings of two-hit ball against his former team for his first win in two months, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 3-0 victory over Johnny Cueto and the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.

Porcello, Tigers Halt Yankees' Run With 5-2 Win

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Rick Porcello pitched eight impressive innings to set a career high for victories, and the Detroit Tigers snapped New York's five-game winning streak Tuesday night, beating the Yankees 5-2.

E-cigarettes should be regulated and sales restricted, WHO says

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Electronic cigarettes should be regulated globally, and the devices should not be used in indoor public places or sold to minors, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.

Orioles Get 2 RBIs From Joseph to Beat Rays 4-2

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Jonathan Schoop singled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and Caleb Joseph had two RBIs as the Baltimore Orioles beat the fading Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 Tuesday night.

Roundup: McCutchen Leaves Again As Pirates Top Cardinals

6 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Andrew McCutchen, recently on the disabled list with a rib problem, left in the fifth inning because of discomfort in his left ribs, after earlier running into the wall.

On a Last Trip to Detroit, Jeter Recalls a First One That Never Happened

6 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Derek Jeter came to Detroit for his final regular-season series here and jovially spoke to reporters about everything from growing up nearby to his plans following the season.

Davis Homer in 8th Lifts Pirates Over Cardinals

6 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Pinch-hitter Ike Davis launched a tiebreaking, three-run homer off Seth Maness in the eighth inning Tuesday night, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the St. Louis Cardinals 5-2.

Real person has Homer Simpson wearing Robert Griffin III jersey shaved into head

Homer Griffin III? "Hi, can I get the logo of that racist football team with an uncharacteristically snarly Homer Simpson standing in front of it saluting, and he's wearing a Robert Griffin III jersey?" "Oh yeah, sure thing. We get that request all the time. Let me get the stencil." Why? Why at all? (Well executed, though.) (Hat-tip: @recordsandradio)

Angels DFA Wade LeBlanc, reportedly aren't interested in Bartolo Colon

The Angels don't have a starter for their game on Saturday but "aren't hot for" the idea of acquiring an old friend. The Angels designated left-handed pitcher Wade LeBlanc for assignment on Tuesday, leaving a hole in their rotation for...Show More Summary

Lagares, Gee Lead Mets to 3-2 Win Over Braves

6 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Juan Lagares hit a two-run homer and ran down one ball after another in center field, sending Dillon Gee and the New York Mets to a 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.

NHL expansion to Las Vegas a 'done deal' per report

NHL expansion is a popular topic, and while several cities have been mentioned as possible destinations, Las Vegas is reportedly a lock to get a team. Possible expansion continues to be an evolving topic in the NHL. It may still be a...Show More Summary

Galvis and Ruf Homer as Phils Beat Nationals 4-3

7 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Freddy Galvis and Darin Ruf homered and Carlos Ruiz drove in go-ahead run with an eighth-inning sacrifice fly to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.

Andrew McCutchen Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Ribs and Return

The Pittsburgh Pirates are in the thick of the National League wild-card race, but they received some unfortunate news Tuesday evening. The team’s official Twitter page filled fans in on the details regarding the health of superstar Andrew McCutchen : McCutchen was 0-for-3 when he left Tuesday’s game against the St. Show More Summary

Stock Up, Stock Down for Toronto Blue Jays' Top 10 Prospects for Week 21

With the Toronto Blue Jays fading from contention in the American League playoff race —the club is 5.5 games out of a wild-card spot and must pass four other teams to get there —fans may begin turning their attention to the club's top...Show More Summary

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