MIAMI (AP) Martin Prado hit a two-out, bases-loaded single in the 13th inning, and the Miami Marlins won for the first time in Dan Jennings six games as manager, beating Baltimore 1-0 on Saturday night.
MILWAUKEE (AP) The Brewers fired manager Ron Roenicke and replaced him with former Milwaukee infielder Craig Counsell.Milwaukee, a major league-worst 7-18, lost 40 of its final 56 games under Roenicke. The skid included a late-season collapse last year after the
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Some called him too small. Others too fragile.Stephen Curry has another label now: NBA MVP.The Golden State point guard has won the leagues most coveted individual award, a person familiar with the decision said Sunday.The person spoke
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Frederik Andersen made 30 saves in his first career postseason shutout, Matt Beleskey scored in the first period and the Anaheim Ducks remained unbeaten in the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 3-0 victory over the Calgary Flames
MILWAUKEE (AP) The Milwaukee Brewers fired manager Ron Roenicke on Sunday night, hours after their 5-3 victory over the Cubs in Chicago.The Brewers are a major league-worst 7-18 after a 2-13 start. The team said it will announce a replacement
CHICAGO (AP) Patrick Kane scored two goals, Corey Crawford made 30 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Sunday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinals.Patrick Sharp had a goal and an
ATLANTA (AP) Bradley Beal shook off a sprained ankle to score 28 points and the Washington Wizards remained unbeaten in the postseason, knocking off the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 104-98 Sunday in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.Taking advantage of
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Victor Espinoza is getting pretty good at winning the Kentucky Derby.The jockey who calls himself the the luckiest Mexican on Earth won his second straight Derby and third overall on Saturday, guiding favorite American Pharoah to a
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Three times in seven years, Bob Baffert left the Kentucky Derby empty-handed. Two seconds and a sixth-place finish by the wagering favorite.After a while, those close calls started taking a toll. Even for a three-time Derby winner.When
NEW YORK (AP) Chris Kreider scored 38 seconds after the opening faceoff and the New York Rangers bounced back from a tough, last-second loss and defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2 Saturday.The series is tied 1-1. Game 3 is Monday at
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) The New York Jets added another quarterback to the mix, and then acquired a versatile running back on the final day of the NFL draft.Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty was selected with the Jets fourth-round pick after
LOS ANGELES (AP) Chris Paul banked in a shot over Tim Duncan with a second left to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 111-109 victory over the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 on Saturday night
BOSTON (AP) New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says the team doesnt plan to pay a $6 million bonus to Alex Rodriguez for his 660th home run.Cashman spoke Saturday before the Yankees played at Boston. On Friday night, Rodriguez
LAS VEGAS (AP) The pressure of a $180 million payday never got to Floyd Mayweather Jr., even if the richest fight ever wasnt the best.Using his reach and his jab Saturday night, Mayweather frustrated Manny Pacquiao, piling up enough points
The St. Louis Cardinals say injured ace Adam Wainwright is out for the season because of a torn left Achilles.General manager John Mozeliak made the announcement Monday at Busch Stadium. Wainwright will have surgery later this week.Wainwright was hurt while
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Carey Price made 43 saves, Brendan Gallagher scored in the first period, and the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-0 Sunday night to advance to the second round of the NHL playoffs.Max Pacioretty sealed the win
BOSTON (AP) Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder Sunday on what he said was a bush-league play.Clevelands power forward was injured in the first quarter of the Cavaliers 101-93 victory that completed a four-game sweep when he and Bostons Kelly
Adam Wainwright was a cheerleader on the St. Louis Cardinals 2011 World Series title team, out the entire year following reconstructive elbow surgery, suiting up and slapping fives in the dugout.The staff ace of the NL Central leaders might be
SAN ANTONIO (AP) Chris Paul had 34 points and seven assists, Blake Griffin added 20 points and 19 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the San Antonio Spurs 114-105 on Sunday to even their first-round series at two games
WASHINGTON (AP) When Paul Pierce headed to the sideline with the Wizards leading the Raptors by 23 points in the third quarter, making Game 4 - and the series - all but over, he saw a standing ovation and waved,
CHICAGO (AP) It smacks of desperation. And its more a hunch than a real strategy.But when pressed, most coaches will admit few things motivate pro athletes better than embarrassing them.Ask the Chicago Blackhawks, who overcame another big first-period deficit and
The Lightning’s goalie, unlike his New York counterpart Henrik Lundqvist, has little playoff experience, but he seemed calm and unemotional after giving up 10 goals over the last two games of the Eastern Conference finals.
By Tony Jimenez VIRGINIA WATER, England, May 24 (Reuters) - Two years ago Ignacio Garrido feared his career might be over so it is hardly surprising he has worn an almost permanent grin throughout this weeks BMW PGA Championship at
SEOUL (Reuters) - Choi Jin-ho held his nerve to drain an 18-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win the SK Telecom Open on Sunday by one shot from South Korean compatriot Lee Soo-min. The 30-year-old, in his third
* Na shoots 69 to retain outright lead * Poulter alone in second after 68 * Early Sunday start with storms forecast (Adds quotes, detail) May 23 (Reuters) - Kevin Na sank a 14-foot birdie putt on his penultimate hole
Defending champion Colin Montgomerie of Scotland took advantage of a late collapse by American Brian Henninger to seize a three-shot lead after the third round of the Senior PGA Championship on Saturday at French Lick, Indiana. Henninger tumbled out of
May 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the U.S. PGA Tour Colonial Invitational at the par-70 course on Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas -11 Kevin Na (U.S.) 64 66 69 -10 Ian Poulter (Britain) 65 67 68 -9 Charley Hoffman
Kevin Na sank a 14-foot birdie putt on his penultimate hole to break clear of a tie at the top with Ian Poulter and edge a stroke in front after the third round of the Crowne Plaza Invitational on Saturday
* Hole-in-one record for Jimenez * Fleetwood claims rare albatross * Molinari and An two shots clear (Adds detail, quotes) By Tony Jimenez VIRGINIA WATER, England, May 23 (Reuters) - Francesco Molinari and An Byeong Hun shared the lead after
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) Tottenham qualified for the Europa League after beating Everton 1-0 in the Premier League on Sunday, with Harry Kane scoring the winner with his 21st goal in a breakthrough season.
LONDON (AP) Theo Walcott scored a first-half hat trick on a rare start for the England winger as Arsenal beat West Bromwich Albion 4-1 to secure third place in the Premier League and a direct berth in the Champions League
NEWCASTLE, England (AP) Newcastle secured its Premier League status with a 2-0 victory on Sunday over West Ham, which announced the departure of manager Sam Allardyce after the final game of the season.
OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) Usain Bolt says he is not worried by Justin Gatlins fast times and is using this season to get into shape ahead of the world championship in Beijing after his injuries last season.
Juan Pablo Montoya leads the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series points standings heading into the Indianapolis 500, yet has flown under the radar in the weeks building up to it and will start from 15th on the grid.
They are the cornerstones in the foundation upon which modern baseball was built and its legitimacy rests: the prohibitions on gambling, performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) and a valuable stewardship over its historical record book of achievements.And in just a little
Amateur footage shows Chelsea football fans preventing a black man from boarding a Paris metro train shortly before the Champions League fixture between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday. The unidentified passenger attempts to squeeze on to the train, only
Sweat, muscles, adorable booties, and for Gods sake, spandex. In ancient Greece they even went without the spandex. Try as we may to watch The Ultimate Fighter on Fox — a show which puts a busload of muscle-bound young guys in close
If the phrase blockbuster trade had not yet been coined, this deal was sure to get it minted fast. It was a real doozie.The NFL had never seen a two-team swap quite like it, before or since.About a quarter into
Curt Schilling was at his toughest when the pressure was greatest, as illustrated by the former Red Sox pitching ace’s .846 winning percentage in post-season play. Now some have learned — the hard way — Schilling can be just as
Ive never been a big fan of retired pitching ace Curt Schilling. Though one cannot help but respect his talent as a pitcher, he played for the wrong teams in my book. We certainly dont see eye to eye politically
Enjoy the college bracket placement predictions. find the teams who will win against a higher seeded team. compare tomorrow evening when NCAA committee publishes their assignments into the bracket slots.
Well the dummy is at it again. Like the old saying.................some people have more money than brains. Thats tiger woods for sure. This is just the start of another 100 million dollars being transferred by woods to another blond white
We cant figure out how woods thinks he can climb the world rankings or the FedEx points lists if he is constantly sit home playing with himself instead of getting out and practicing or entering tournaments and trying to win.
Recent news of Patriots owner Robert Krafts decision to forgo appeal of the penalty levied on his team by the NFL for what it perceived was a knowing circumvention of the Leagues loosely enforced in-game ball inflation standards (Deflategate), caught