O's closer Zach Britton allows first ER in 43 appearances in win over Nats
Baltimore closer Zach Britton saw his remarkable streak of 43 straight games without allowing an earned run end, but still earned the save as the O's outlasted the Nats for a 10-8 win.
Joe Girardi on fan falling into dugout: 'It kind of freaked me out'
A seemingly intoxicated fan fell into the Yankees dugout during their victory over the Mariners on Wednesday, landing on the dugout steps before being corralled by law enforcement.
Joseph, Hernandez homer as Phillies beat White Sox 5-3
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.
Aerial Footage Shows Italian Town Devastated by Earthquake
Dozens of people die amid the central Italian tremor.
Cardinals hit 3 HRs off deGrom, break loose to beat Mets
Matt Carpenter, Randal Grichuk and Stephen Piscotty homered off Mets starter Jacob deGrom, powering the St. Louis Cardinals past New York 8-1 Wednesday night.
Major league ERA leader Hendricks pitches Cubs past Padres
Major league ERA leader Kyle Hendricks pitched six effective innings and the Chicago Cubs finished off a three-game sweep, beating the San Diego Padres 6-3 Wednesday.
Pujols hits milestone home run, Angels beat Jays 8-2
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
OF Jeff Francoeur traded from hometown Braves to Marlins
Jeff Francoeur has been dealt by the Braves to the Marlins in a three-way trade with the Rangers that includes two minor leaguers and cash.
Polish discus thrower auctions silver medal to help cover a child's cancer treatment
Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski auctions Rio silver medal to help cover treatment for a 3-year-old boy stricken with cancer.
Albert Pujols hits 584th HR, moves to No. 10 on all-time list
Angels slugger Albert Pujols hit his 584th career home run Wednesday, breaking a tie with Mark McGwire and giving Pujols sole possession of 10th place on baseball's all-time list.
Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky throws 1st pitch at Nationals-Orioles game
Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky traded in the pool for the diamond on Wednesday, as she threw out the first pitch at a game between the Nationals and Orioles.
Fired Illini coach Tim Beckman now a volunteer coach for UNC defense
Former Illinois coach Tim Beckham, who was fired after an investigation found he mistreated players, is now a volunteer coach on defense for North Carolina.