David Ortiz became the oldest player ever to hit 30 homers in a season, but the Tampa Bay Rays came back from a three-run deficit to beat Boston 4-3 in 11 innings Wednesday night and prevent the Red Sox from taking sole possession of first place in the AL East.
Baltimore closer Zach Britton saw his remarkable streak of 43 straight games without allowing an earned run end, then shut down a ninth-inning rally to help the Orioles hold off the Washington Nationals 10-8 Wednesday night.
Tommy Joseph and Cesar Hernandez homered to back Jerod Eickhoff, and the struggling Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Wednesday night.
The 37 lockers inside Angel Stadium’s home clubhouse are almost uniformly unadorned. Players do not bother with them, except for Jett Bandy, the rookie catcher who has made his a shrine to his teammates since his May promotion. “You know how when you have a desk at an office, you put pictures of...
With the regular-season opener little more than two weeks away, the artificial — but very real — deadline for the Saints and quarterback Drew Brees to hammer out a new contract is arriving. Appearing on Wednesday’s PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio and NBCSN, Brees reiterated his position that, once the regular season begins, negotiations…
Tanner Roark struggles early, bullpen battered late as ninth-inning rally falls short.
Geneva (AFP) – Sepp Blatter is back in court on Thursday in a final bid for redemption as he seeks to overturn a six-year ban from football following more than a year of scandal. The former FIFA boss is launching a final appeal to clear...Show More Summary
One trip around the bases has Yu Darvish thinking more like a hitter.
Albert Pujols moved into sole possession of 10th place on baseball's all-time list by hitting his 584th home run, Matt Shoemaker pitched six shutout innings and the Los Angeles Angels snapped an 11-game road losing streak by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 on Wednesday night.
Until last December, Charlie Weis was still one of the best-compensated coaches in college football, making $4.6 million, and (...)
Jose Fernandez pitched seven innings and appeared to avoid a serious injury when he tweaked his right leg on his final pitch Wednesday night, helping the Miami Marlins beat Kansas City 3-0 to snap the Royals' nine-game winning strea...
Trevor Siemian will start at quarterback in Denver’s third preseason game; that much is known. It’s also known that Mark Sanchez and Paxton Lynch will play in Saturday night’s home game against the Rams. Here’s what isn’t known: The name of the second quarterback to enter the game. “I’m going to decide that probably at…
Nearly 80 percent of the tickets for next month's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro remain unsold, but sales have increased sharply since the end of the Olympics, organizers said on Wednesday
Berlin (AFP) – Last season’s runners-up Borussia Dortmund resume the chase to knock Bayern Munich from the top of the German league having made eight new signings — and losing a trio of stars. Dortmund start their campaign at home to coach Thomas Tuchel’s ex-club Mainz on Saturday. Show More Summary
Los Angeles (AFP) – USA women’s goalkeeper Hope Solo has been slapped with a six-month ban from the national team for her comments in which she called the Swedish players “a bunch of cowards”, US Soccer announced Wednesday. The 35-year-old...Show More Summary
Plus, whether silly season has been unusually quiet, and if NASCAR has found a way to successfully enhance racing surfaces. Bristol Motor Speedway’s annual summer night race was a soggy affair, with rain causing a one-day delay. Nevertheless, it more than delivered. Show More Summary
The Dallas Cowboys will play their third preseason game tomorrow night and they are planning on letting Ezekiel Elliott make his preseason debut. Elliott has missed some valuable practice time with a hamstring injury he suffered in training camp. Show More Summary
Boston Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi was removed from his team's game against the Tampa Bay Rays with a leg injury, according to Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe. Continue for updates. Red-Hot Hitter Suffers Injury Wednesday, Aug. Show More Summary
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Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC on FOX 21, which is set to hit Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, this weekend (Sat., Aug. 27, 2016), including best bets, underdogs, favorites, and much more! It’s...Show More Summary