BOSTON — Justin Verlander outlasted an uncharacteristically wild Chris Sale, overcoming control problems of his own to give Houston six innings of two-hit ball on Saturday night and lead the Astros over the Boston Red Sox 7-2 in the AL Championship Series opener.
MILWAUKEE — Justin Turner and the Los Angeles Dodgers know all about performing in the postseason.
There can be no better measuring stick for the Chiefs and young quarterback Patrick Mahomes than what they face Sunday night.
BATON ROUGE, La. — Joe Burrow passed for 200 yards and had two short touchdown runs, LSU’s defense staggered Georgia’s normally prolific offense, and the 13th-ranked Tigers beat the No. 2 Bulldogs 36-16 on Saturday to give coach Ed Orgeron a signature victory.
PROVO, Utah — Freshman Zach Wilson threw for three touchdowns and was one of four BYU players to run for a score to help the Cougars beat Hawaii 49-23 on Saturday night.
It’s finally go time.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Breathe a little easier Philadelphia and surrounding areas. The Eagles are back and looking super.
KAILUA-KONA — The Ironman World Championship is a serious competition where athletes from all over the world travel to the Big Island to challenge nature and the environment over the course of a 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run from Kailua-Kona to Hawi.
KAILUA-KONA — For many triathletes, reaching the Ironman World Championship is a dream come true.
NEW YORK — Eduardo Nunez charged Gleyber Torres’ four-hopper toward third base and whipped the ball across the diamond. Steve Pearce stretched, falling on his chest for a sprawling catch. The umpire signaled: “Out!”