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June 21, 2017 - 6:25 pm
MLB SCHEDULE Padres beat Cubs 3-2 on Torrens' bases-loaded walk CHICAGO (AP) — Erick Aybar hit a tying shot home run in the sixth inning, Luis Torrens walked with the bases loaded against Koji Uehara in the eighth and the San Diego Padres stopped a three-game losing streak by beating the Chicago...
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June 21, 2017 - 4:36 pm
NATIONALS-MARLINS Marlins rally in 8th to end Scherzer no-hit bid and beat Nationals MIAMI (AP) — Max Scherzer's bid for the third no-hitter of his big league career ended with one out in the eighth inning, and he then gave up two unearned runs as the Miami Marlins rallied to beat the Washington...
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Chicago Cubs' Addison Russell swings into an RBI single off San Diego Padres starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin, scoring Kris Bryant, during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
June 21, 2017 - 2:56 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Addison Russell's wife has filed for divorce nearly two weeks after the Chicago Cubs shortstop was accused of hitting her. Melisa Reidy-Russell filed the divorce petition in Cook County last week, according to a filing provided by her attorney, Thomas T. Field, on Wednesday. She is...
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Pakistan's captain Sarfraz Ahmed, right, celebrates the dismissal of India's Ravichandran Ashwin, left, during the ICC Champions Trophy final at The Oval in London, Sunday, June 18, 2017. Embarrassed by India in its opening match, Pakistan turned the tables on its archrival to win their Champions Trophy final by a crushing 180 runs. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
June 19, 2017 - 11:53 am
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The governing body of field hockey has apologized for comments made on social media by president Narinder Batra after India's loss to Pakistan in an international cricket match. The International Hockey Federation says "the personal thoughts of Dr. Batra (were) not...
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FILE - In this June 13, 2017, file photo, New Orleans Saints offensive tackle Terron Armstead runs through drills during NFL football practice in Metairie, La. Armstead needs surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder and his rehabilitation is expected to take four to six months, said a person familiar with the situation. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Friday, June 16, 2017, because there has been no announcement about the specific nature of Armstead’s injury. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
June 16, 2017 - 6:00 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Saints have lost starting left tackle Terron Armstead for the start of the regular season. Armstead needs surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder and his rehabilitation is expected to take four to six months, said a person familiar with the situation. The person spoke...
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June 16, 2017 - 5:39 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Saints have lost starting left tackle Terron Armstead for the start of the regular season. Armstead needs surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder and his rehabilitation is expected to take four to six months, said a person familiar with the situation. The person spoke...
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FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2016, file photo, Conor McGregor stands on a scale during the weigh-in event for his fight against Eddie Alvarez in UFC 205 mixed martial arts at Madison Square Garden in New York. Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. said Wednesday, June 14, 2017, he will come out of retirement to face UFC star Conor McGregor in a boxing match on Aug. 26. Mayweather, who retired in September 2015 after winning all 49 of his pro fights, will face a mixed martial arts fighter who has never been in a scheduled 12-round fight at the MGM Grand arena. The fight will take place in a boxing ring and be governed by boxing rules. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
June 14, 2017 - 11:50 pm
Nobody truly knows whether Floyd Mayweather's boxing match with Conor McGregor will turn out to be a unique spectacle or an overhyped debacle. The only certainty is that the next 2½ months of hype will be a masterpiece of fight promotion from two of the best ever to play that game. Mayweather and...
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FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2015, file photo, Chicago Cubs' Addison Russell stands in the dugout during a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. Major League Baseball is looking into a domestic violence accusation against Russell. His wife, Melissa, posted a photo Wednesday on Instagram with a caption suggesting he was unfaithful to her. In another post, a user named carlierreed and described by Melissa as a close friend accused Russell of "mentally and physically abusing her." The posts have been deleted. Russell issued a statement Thursday, June 8,2 017, that said: "Any allegation I have abused my wife is false and hurtful. For the well-being of my family, I'll have no further comment." (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
June 09, 2017 - 2:49 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Addison Russell returned to the Chicago Cubs on Friday, one day after Major League Baseball began an investigation of the shortstop. He had been accused of hitting his wife in a social media post that has since been deleted. Russell denies the allegation. "I'm here to stay," Russell...
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June 09, 2017 - 2:26 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Addison Russell returned to the Chicago Cubs on Friday, one day after Major League Baseball began an investigation of the shortstop. He had been accused of hitting his wife in a social media post that has since been deleted. Russell denies the allegation. "I'm here to stay," Russell...
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June 09, 2017 - 2:14 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Addison Russell returned to the Chicago Cubs on Friday, one day after Major League Baseball began an investigation of the shortstop. He had been accused of hitting his wife in a social media post that has since been deleted. Russell denies the allegation. "I'm here to stay," Russell...
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