Urena drops appeal of suspension for hitting Acuna Jr.
Urena drops appeal of suspension for hitting Acuna Jr.

Marlins right-hander Jose Urena dropped his appeal of a six-game suspension for intentionally hitting the Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr. with a pitch.

3 hrs 15 mins ago
Yankees SS Didi Gregorius goes on DL with bruised heel
Yankees SS Didi Gregorius goes on DL with bruised heel

New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius placed on 10-day disabled list with bruised left heel.

8 hrs 50 mins ago
Giants catcher Buster Posey facing season-ending hip surgery
Giants catcher Buster Posey facing season-ending hip surgery

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey might need hip surgery that would end his season.

1 hr 35 mins ago
IndyCar driver Wickens has rods, screws placed into spine
IndyCar driver Wickens has rods, screws placed into spine

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.

12 hrs 34 mins ago
Love, Oliver, Grier lead AP Preseason All-America team
Love, Oliver, Grier lead AP Preseason All-America team

Heisman Trophy runner-up Bryce Love of Stanford and Outland Trophy winner Ed Oliver of Houston highlight The Associated Press preseason All-America team.

10 hrs 16 mins ago
Remember me? O's Jones, Blue Jays' Jansen reunite at plate
Remember me? O's Jones, Blue Jays' Jansen reunite at plate

Baltimore Orioles star Adam Jones and Blue Jays rookie catcher Danny Jansen had an unlikely reunion this week in Toronto.

2 hrs 45 mins ago
Serena Williams seeded 17 at US Open, 9 spots above ranking
Serena Williams seeded 17 at US Open, 9 spots above ranking

Serena Williams was seeded No. 17 for the U.S. Open, nine spots higher than her ranking.

10 hrs 9 mins ago
49ers' Harold declines to say why he's standing for anthem
49ers' Harold declines to say why he's standing for anthem

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.

3 hrs 34 mins ago
Yankees slugger Stanton says he'll enjoy Miami homecoming
Yankees slugger Stanton says he'll enjoy Miami homecoming

Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton says it's weird but good to be back in Miami for a two-game series.

3 hrs 49 mins ago
Disappointing Nats trade Murphy to Cubs, Adams to Cards
Disappointing Nats trade Murphy to Cubs, Adams to Cards

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.

7 hrs 8 mins ago
Ill health forces Dutch Olympian to halt long-distance swim
Ill health forces Dutch Olympian to halt long-distance swim

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.

August 20th, 6:23 am
Cubs acquire 2B Murphy in trade with Nationals
Cubs acquire 2B Murphy in trade with Nationals

Chicago Cubs acquire 2B Daniel Murphy in trade with Washington Nationals.

3 hrs 48 mins ago
Giants receiver Victor Cruz retires, joins ESPN
Giants receiver Victor Cruz retires, joins ESPN

Former New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz retires, joins ESPN as analyst.

9 hrs 16 mins ago
Browns expect WR Josh Gordon to practice 'very soon'
Browns expect WR Josh Gordon to practice 'very soon'

Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon expected to be on practice field 'very soon'.

7 hrs 49 mins ago
Loyola celebrity nun Sister Jean celebrating 99th birthday
Loyola celebrity nun Sister Jean celebrating 99th birthday

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.

9 hrs 21 mins ago
Federer, Djokovic headline rosters for Laver Cup in Chicago
Federer, Djokovic headline rosters for Laver Cup in Chicago

Roger Federer and Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic will play for Europe next month in the Laver Cup in Chicago.

9 hrs 26 mins ago
AP Top 25 Podcast: ESPN's Rece Davis on preseason polling
AP Top 25 Podcast: ESPN's Rece Davis on preseason polling

Putting together a preseason Top 25 for The Associated Press college football poll is more art than science for ESPN's Rece Davis.

7 hrs 13 mins ago
Khris Davis lets Make-A-Wish kid sign jersey, slugs long HR
Khris Davis lets Make-A-Wish kid sign jersey, slugs long HR

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.

21 hrs 39 mins ago
Mayfield ends impressive camp with Browns imitating GM
Mayfield ends impressive camp with Browns imitating GM

Browns rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield ended his first NFL training camp in costume.

4 hrs 37 mins ago
Smoltz calls for changes in baseball in the analytics era
Smoltz calls for changes in baseball in the analytics era

Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz says baseball needs to make some changes _ and quick _ to make the game more watchable.

10 hrs 48 mins ago