DENVER Brandon Crawford homered three times and drove in nine runs over the course of two games Monday, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 2-1 in the nightcap to complete a sweep of a split doubleheader.
GWANGJU, South Korea After 10 kilometers of open-water swimming in the sea, world championship organizers needed a photo finish to determine the winner of the Olympic qualifier on Tuesday.
CLEVELAND J.R. Smiths never-a-dull-moment run with the Cavaliers is over.
ALBI, France Tour de France rookie Wout Van Aert won a sprint to the line while Julian Alaphilippe kept the yellow jersey after contenders got trapped in an echelon in the final kilometers of Stage 10 on Monday.
NORFOLK, Va. Pernell Sweetpea Whitaker, a former professional boxer, died Sunday night after being hit by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, according to police.
WIMBLEDON, England Novak Djokovic never has been this close to Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in the Grand Slam trophy count.
Ryan Leaf has been hired by ESPN to be a college football analyst, another step in the remarkable comeback of the former Washington State star who has battled drug addiction and served time in prison.
ANAHEIM, Calif. The shrine that has become Tyler Skaggs locker in the Los Angeles clubhouse had a new addition Saturday the ball from the final out of the no-hitter the Angels pitched while wearing their late teammates jersey.
HILO With a two-goal lead and his side of the ledger clean, Waiakea goalkeeper Kainalu Mattos was ready to wonder.
PLANO, Texas Veteran NFL referee Tony Corrente was quick to make the distinction about what changes now that pass interference can be challenged by coaches and reviewed by officials.
That was Tiger Woods in his red shirt on Sunday at the Masters. That was Tiger Woods slipping on the green jacket.
NEW YORK Oakland Raiders guard Richie Incognito has been suspended without pay by the NFL for the first two games of the regular season for violating the leagues personal conduct policy.
MIAMI Garrett Cooper, Curtis Granderson and Brian Anderson all homered and drove in two runs to power the Miami Marlins to an 8-4 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night in the first game after the All-Star break for both clubs.
WIMBLEDON, England After waiting 11 years to get another shot against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Roger Federer was so, so close to the finish line.
HILO Pomaikai translates to lucky, and in Hawaii Kupuna Softball circles it also means good.
PITTSBURGH Joe Maddon didnt let the free time created by a rare ejection go to waste.