Serena Williams thanks her mother for setting a 'classy' example

(NEW YORK) -- Just weeks after Serena Williams gave birth to her daughter, Alexis Olympia, she penned a note to her own mother, Oracene Price, praising her parenting skills.

Calling Price "one of the strongest women I know," Williams than... Read More

Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton hits his 55th HR, and 60 is still in play

(MIAMI) -- Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton was in a slump going into a series against the Mets. In his previous 11 games, Stanton went 7-for-40 with just one home run. Stanton had 18 home runs in August but only three in September ahead of Monday's game.<... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 9/18/17

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:

N.Y. Yankees 2, Minnesota 1
Boston 10, Baltimore 8; 11 Innings
Oakland 8, Detroit 3


Orioles minor leaguer dies in car crash

(BALTIMORE) -- Baltimore Orioles minor league pitcher Miguel Gonzalez died from injuries sustained in a car crash in his native Dominican Republic.

"Our organization is deeply saddened by the tragic passing of Miguel Gonzalez," executive vice ... Read More

Redskins: Su'a Cravens on left squad list; mulled retirement at 22

(WASHINGTON) -- The Washington Redskins have placed safety Su'a Cravens on the reserve/left squad list, meaning he will not return to the team this season.


A statement from the Washington Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 9/17/17

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:

Oakland 6, Philadelphia   3

Baltimore 6,  N.Y. Yankees 4
Tampa Bay  3,  ... Read More

Astros clinch American League West

(HOUSTON) -- The Cleveland Indians have been stealing a lot of the American League spotlight lately, but the Houston Astros have been one of the most consistent teams across the MLB all season long. That consistency paid off on Sunday, when Houston's... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 9/16/17

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:

Philadelphia 5, Oakland 3

Houston 8, Seattle 6
N.Y. Yankees 9, Baltimore 3
Cleveland 8, Kans... Read More

Golovkin-Alvarez fight ends in a draw

(LAS VEGAS) -- The battle for the unified middleweight title Saturday night between champion Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez lived up to the hype. All that it needed was a result. The judges scored the fight 118-110 Alvarez, 115-113 Golovkin and ... Read More

Vikings promote practice squad QB amid concern over Bradford's knee

(PITTSBURGH) -- Minnesota Vikings' quarterback Sam Bradford put on a show on Monday Night Footbal against the New Orleans Saints, but his status for Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers is in question.

Sources told ESPN that Bradford underwe... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 9/15/17

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:

Oakland 4, Philadelphia 0
N.Y. Yankees 8, Baltimore 2
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 6, 15 InningsRead More

Red Sox and Yankees fined in sign-stealing spat

(NEW YORK) -- The use of an Apple watch by the Boston Red Sox in an attempt to steal signs from the Yankees has been punished by Major League Baseball. And the Yankees didn't come out of it unscathed either.

On Friday, MLB Commissioner Rob Man... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 9/14/17

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:

Chi White Sox  17  Detroit  7
Boston 6,  Oakland   2
N.Y. Yankees 13,  Baltimore 5
Cleveland ... Read More

Indians win 22nd straight game, clinch playoff birth

(CLEVELAND) -- The Cleveland Indians held the longest win streak in American League history at 21 games, and it just got longer. On Thursday night, the Indians held on to defeat the Royals 3-2, but it didn't come without drama.

In the bottom o... Read More