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Hey, look, another awesome Darren Sproles play

Remember Darren Sproles bowling over a few dudes on the way to the end zone earlier? He wasn't done: That's 57 yards, and believe it or not, he has more fantasy points than LeSean McCoy. (135 receiving yards, 26 rushing, and a TD.)

Marlins 6, Mets 5: DeGrom Equals a Strikeout Record, but the Mets Fall to the Marlins

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

The Mets rookie Jacob deGrom struck out eight straight batters, tying a major league record to start a game, but a flare to right field ended the streak.

Hello, Colts robot monster man

We don't know what you're supposed to be, but we do know that we would hate sitting behind you. Or near you. You scare us, okay? UPDATE: This man is apparently well known and also likes the Pacers: @SBNationGIF he takes on more than one role. pic.twitter.com/Qsvxpohod1 — Eric Thaman (@thamgame) September 16, 2014

Microsoft to buy 'Minecraft' maker for $2.5 billion

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

What started as a one-man project and quickly grew into a computer game phenomenon played by tens of millions of children and adults worldwide will be absorbed by Microsoft Corp. for $2.5 billion.

Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Mindy Project' on Fox

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes

California health insurance exchange unveils ad campaign and outreach

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Preparing for the second year of Obamacare enrollment, California unveiled new television ads and handed out $14.6 million to community groups for consumer outreach.

Shake-up at PUC, PG&E over emails related to San Bruno blast case

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Stung by criticism that the Public Utilities Commission had developed "too cozy" of a relationship with the state's largest utility, PUC President Michael Peevey removed himself from further proceedings over a huge explosion in 2010 that killed eight people in the Bay Area city of San Bruno.

3-foot buffer zones for cyclists to take effect across California

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Starting Tuesday, cyclists on Los Angeles' busy streets will get a buffer zone.

Robin Thicke on 'Blurred Lines': 'I was high on Vicodin and alcohol'

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Robin Thicke claims he was a little blurry himself during the recording of the hit single "Blurred Lines," according to a new deposition from the singer.

Darren Sproles fights through tackles for game-tying touchdown

Things looked kinda bleak for the Eagles, as they trailed the Colts 20-6 more than halfway through the third quarter... then, a LeSean McCoy TD, a Trent Richardson fumble, and this Darren Sproles scramble, and we're tied: Crazy fight...Show More Summary

Activists appeal dismissal of voting rights lawsuit in Whittier

11 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Activists in Whittier on Monday filed an appeal to a judge's dismissal this month of their lawsuit challenging the city's system of electing its officials.  

Mets Rookie deGrom Ties K Mark; Marlins Win 6-5

11 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Jacob deGrom struck out his first eight batters to match a major league record before the Miami Marlins finally started making contact Monday night and rallied late for a 6-5 victory over the New York Mets.

Jonathan Papelbon suspended for crotch grab

A lousy inning led to fans booing which led to a Jonathan Papelbon making a lewd gesture and MLB suspending him for it. Jonathan Papelbon took the mound in the 9th with the Phillies up 4-1 on the Marlins. Then he gave up 4 runs. Then Phillies fans booed him. Show More Summary

Orioles Beat Blue Jays 5-2, Near AL East Title

11 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

The Baltimore Orioles moved to the brink of claiming their first AL East title in 17 years, using a resilient pitching performance by Wei-Yin Chen to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 Monday night.

NFLPA president wants to take player discipline 'out of Roger Goodell's hands'

Eric Winston, the president of the NFL Players Association, said on CNN that Roger Goodell should no longer be able to discipline players in the league. Eric Winston, president of the NFL Players Association, said NFL commissioner Roger...Show More Summary

Antonio Blakeney decommits from Louisville

Rick Pitino's 2015 recruiting class lost a big player on Monday night. Shooting guard Antonio Blakeney, the No. 13 player in the country according to Rivals, has re-opened his recruitment two weeks after committing to Louisville, according...Show More Summary

Nats Beat Braves 4-2 Close In on NL East Title

11 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Stephen Strasburg threw seven scoreless innings to end a long run of frustration against Atlanta, and the Nationals beat the struggling Braves 4-2 on Monday night to move to the verge of the NL East title.

Papelbon Suspended 7 Games by MLB

11 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has been suspended seven games and fined by Major League Baseball for making a lewd gesture and then bumping an umpire.

Arkansas State attempted the worst fake punt we've ever seen

The trick here is that a player plays dead. It was not a good trick. We didn't see this Saturday,when it actually happened, but this, via Sean Korte, is the worst fake punt in the history of fake punts. Watch it a million billion trillion times. This happened in the second quarter of Miami's 41-20 win, and at the time, the score was only 20-7. Show More Summary

Indians Teammates Prank Rookie Pitcher C.C. Lee with Cup-on-the-Hat Prank

The Cleveland Indians are doing their best to stay loose as they try to make a playoff push. That means players, like rookie reliever C.C. Lee, have to be alert for possible pranks by their teammates. On Monday night, at least one of...Show More Summary

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