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.

22 hrs 36 mins ago
Adrian Peterson signs with running back-depleted Redskins
Adrian Peterson signs with running back-depleted Redskins

The Washington Redskins have signed four-time All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson.

12 hrs 45 mins ago
Pick 6: Some old geezers to watch this season
Pick 6: Some old geezers to watch this season

Anyone who pays attention to the NFL knows that Tom Brady is 41 as he heads into the season.

2 hrs 42 mins ago
Cano homers late, lifts Mariners to 7-4 win over Astros
Cano homers late, lifts Mariners to 7-4 win over Astros

Robinson Cano hit his first home run since returning from an 80-game suspension, a three-run shot in the bottom of the eighth inning and lifted the Seattle Mariners to a key 7-4 win over the Houston Astros on Monday night.

4 hrs 22 mins ago
Jansen gives up 2 HRs in return, Cards top Dodgers 5-3
Jansen gives up 2 HRs in return, Cards top Dodgers 5-3

Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen allowed ninth-inning homers to Jedd Gyorko and Matt Carpenter in his return from the disabled list, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat Los Angeles 5-3 on.

3 hrs 22 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.

5 hrs 16 mins ago
Ravens crash Luck's homecoming with 20-19 preseason win
Ravens crash Luck's homecoming with 20-19 preseason win

Baltimore Ravens crash Andrew Luck's Indianapolis homecoming with 20-19 preseason win.

6 hrs 10 mins ago
Ohio State trustees set Wednesday meeting on Meyer's future
Ohio State trustees set Wednesday meeting on Meyer's future

Ohio State trustees have set a private Wednesday meeting to talk about the future of football coach Urban Meyer.

14 hrs 48 mins ago
Kluber, Indians top Porcello, Red Sox 5-4
Kluber, Indians top Porcello, Red Sox 5-4

Greg Allen hit a tiebreaking homer right after Boston pitcher Rick Porcello was struck in the midsection by a line drive, and Corey Kluber tied for the major league wins lead as the Cleveland Indians beat the Red Sox 5-4.

7 hrs 6 mins ago
LEADING OFF: Stanton returns to Miami, Altuve off the DL
LEADING OFF: Stanton returns to Miami, Altuve off the DL

LEADING OFF: Stanton returns to Miami, Altuve off the DL, Jones gets odd reunion with Blue Jays rookie.

8 hrs 36 mins ago
Mets botch popup in 13th, Giants wind up with 2-1 win
Mets botch popup in 13th, Giants wind up with 2-1 win

Brandon Crawford's potential inning-ending popup in the 13th was dropped when Mets left fielder Dominic Smith plowed into shortstop Amed Rosario, giving the San Francisco Giants a 2-1 win over New York.

5 hrs 52 mins ago
WR trio will have to pick up slack at No. 4 Wisconsin
WR trio will have to pick up slack at No. 4 Wisconsin

The suspension of Quintez Cephus leaves Wisconsin without one of its top receivers for the foreseeable future.

2 hrs 57 mins ago
20-year-old Wilson pitches Braves past Pirates 1-0 in debut
20-year-old Wilson pitches Braves past Pirates 1-0 in debut

Bryse Wilson worked five solid innings, becoming the third 20-year-old pitcher to start in his big league debut for Atlanta this season in the Braves' 1-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.

7 hrs 6 mins ago
Bills announce rookie QB Allen to start against Bengals
Bills announce rookie QB Allen to start against Bengals

Bills rookie quarterback Josh Allen is getting his chance to secure the starting job in Buffalo's preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.

10 hrs 40 mins ago
That scrutinized bit of Meyer's OSU contract may be new norm
That scrutinized bit of Meyer's OSU contract may be new norm

The investigation of how football coach Urban Meyer handled domestic violence accusations against an assistant has drawn attention to his obligation to report violations of Ohio State's sexual misconduct policy.

August 20th, 1:47 am
No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25; Clemson, Georgia next
No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25; Clemson, Georgia next

Alabama will begin its quest for a repeat national championship ranked No. 1 ahead of Clemson, Georgia.

17 hrs 47 mins ago
Want to vote for the Tennis Hall of Fame? Now you can
Want to vote for the Tennis Hall of Fame? Now you can

International Tennis Hall of Fame introducing fan vote for Class of 2019.

19 hrs 52 mins ago
WNBA playoff field set, LA-Minnesota meet in first round
WNBA playoff field set, LA-Minnesota meet in first round

The WNBA playoffs are set after a wild, unpredictable regular season came to an end Sunday.

20 hrs 12 mins ago
Jansen returns from DL earlier than expected for Dodgers
Jansen returns from DL earlier than expected for Dodgers

All-Star closer Kenley Jansen has been activated off the disabled list for the Los Angeles Dodgers earlier than expected after being cleared by a cardiologist.

9 hrs 36 mins ago
Wisconsin WR Cephus charged with felony sexual assault
Wisconsin WR Cephus charged with felony sexual assault

Wisconsin WR Quintez Cephus taking leave of absence from the team, believes prosecutors intend to file criminal charges against him for April incident.

18 hrs 32 mins ago