Kyrie Irving helps U.S. to ugly, 80-45 exhibition win over Venezuela
The United States blew out Venezuela 80-45 behind Kyrie Irving and DeMarcus Cousins in a pre-Olympics exhibition Friday night.
Alex Dickerson leaves Padres game after outfield collision
San Diego left fielder Alex Dickerson left the Padres' game against Cincinnati on Friday night in the first inning after colliding with =
The Atlanta Braves will be pleased to see Julio Teheran taking the mound on Saturday night.
New York Mets skipper Terry Collins tells players to lighten up
After the New York Mets lost their third straight game, manager Terry Collins implored his players to lighten up and stop putting so much pressure on themselves.
Collins, Upton hit 3-run homers as Tigers beat Astros 14-6
Tyler Collins and Justin Upton each hit a three-run homer to lead the Detroit Tigers to their fourth straight win, beating the Houston Astros 14-6 Friday night.
2 Chicago Officers in Deadly Shooting Relieved of Powers
Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has relieved two officers of their police powers following a police-involved shooting that left a suspect dead
Jenkins earns 1st career win for Braves, beats Phillies
Tyrell Jenkins earned his first career victory, pitching six innings and helping the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Friday night.
Chatwood, Gonzalez lead Rockies over Mets for 4th win in row
Tyler Chatwood kept winning on the road, Carlos Gonzalez homered and drove in four runs and the Colorado Rockies defeated the New York Mets 6-1 Friday night for their fourth straight victory.
Indians use 4-run 7th to beat Athletics 5-3
Abraham Almonte scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch in Cleveland's four-run seventh inning in the Indians' 5-3 comeback victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night.
Odorizzi sharp as Rays beat Yankees 5-1
Jake Odorizzi pitched masterfully into the seventh inning, Logan Forsythe and Corey Dickerson hit solo homers in the first, and the Tampa Bay Rays cooled off the surging New York Yankees 5-1 on F
The Tampa Bay Rays are 6-7 since the All-Star break and steady starting pitching has been a major part of the turnaround for a team that had lost 24 of 27 games at one point.
Texas A&M suspends 2 assistant coaches over slide show, apologizes
Texas A&M has suspended two assistant football coaches for two weeks without pay over a fundraiser presentation Thursday that included comments offensive to women.