Marlins right-hander Jose Urena dropped his appeal of a six-game suspension for intentionally hitting the Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. with a pitch.
New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius placed on 10-day disabled list with bruised left heel.
San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey might need hip surgery that would end his season.
IndyCar driver Robert Wickens had titanium rods and screws placed in his spine to stabilize a fracture associated with a spinal cord injury suffered in a crash at Pocono Raceway.
Heisman Trophy runner-up Bryce Love of Stanford and Outland Trophy winner Ed Oliver of Houston highlight The Associated Press preseason All-America team.
Baltimore Orioles star Adam Jones and Blue Jays rookie catcher Danny Jansen had an unlikely reunion this week in Toronto.
Serena Williams was seeded No. 17 for the U.S. Open, nine spots higher than her ranking.
Eli Harold spent the past two seasons kneeling aside San Francisco 49ers teammates such as Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid as a form of protest of racial injustice during the national anthem.
Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton says it's weird but good to be back in Miami for a two-game series.
Washington Nationals trade 2B Daniel Murphy to Chicago Cubs and 1B Matt Adams to St. Louis Cardinals, essentially throwing in the towel on disappointing season.
In a fundraising feat that has captured the imagination of his nation, a Dutch Olympian is approaching the end of a marathon swim along the route of an iconic speed skating race.
Chicago Cubs acquire 2B Daniel Murphy in trade with Washington Nationals.
Former New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz retires, joins ESPN as analyst.
Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon expected to be on practice field 'very soon'.
Sister Jean is celebrating her 99th birthday months after gaining national attention as chaplain of the Loyola-Chicago basketball team that reached the NCAA Final Four.
Roger Federer and Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic will play for Europe next month in the Laver Cup in Chicago.
Putting together a preseason Top 25 for The Associated Press college football poll is more art than science for ESPN's Rece Davis.
Khris Davis asked a young fan from the Make-A-Wish Foundation to sign his jersey, then slugged a mighty home run for the Oakland Athletics against the Texas Rangers.
Browns rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield ended his first NFL training camp in costume.