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Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 06:42 PM EDT

Private Funeral Held for Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs

Private Funeral Held for Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs

A private funeral service was held Monday for Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, who was found dead in his hotel room earlier this month in Southlake, Texas. Friends, family and Skaggs' teammates were...

Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 06:54 PM EDT

Nats Player Ryan Zimmerman on IL with Plantar Fasciitis

Nats Player Ryan Zimmerman on IL with Plantar Fasciitis

Ryan Zimmerman was put on the 10-day injured list by the Washington Nationals because of plantar fasciitis in his right foot, the second time this season the injury has sidelined the 34-year-old first baseman.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019 at 10:18 AM EDT

Tokyo Olympics: With 1 Year to Go, Costs, Ticket Demand Rising

Tokyo Olympics: With 1 Year to Go, Costs, Ticket Demand Rising

The countdown for the Tokyo Olympics has hit 365 days. To mark the year-to-go mark, the gold, silver and bronze Olympic medals are to be unveiled Wednesday as part of daylong ceremonies around the Japanese...

Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 05:34 PM EDT

Dolphins Waive Kendrick Norton, Will Still Pay Medical Bills

Dolphins Waive Kendrick Norton, Will Still Pay Medical Bills

Just days after leaving the hospital following a July 4th accident that cost him his left arm, Kendrick Norton now officially knows he will not spend the 2019 season as a member of the Miami Dolphins. The team...

Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 08:31 PM EDT

Mariano Rivera Closes Baseball HOF Induction Ceremony

Mariano Rivera Closes Baseball HOF Induction Ceremony

For Mariano Rivera, it was the culmination of a storied career, dreams of being the next Pelé long since forgotten. For Brandy Halladay, the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony was a tearful moment to...

Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 05:29 PM EDT

Lowry Wins British Open in Celebrated Return to Emerald Isle

Lowry Wins British Open in Celebrated Return to Emerald Isle

The outcome was never in doubt to just about everyone but Shane Lowry. A year ago, he sat in the parking lot at Carnoustie and cried after missing the cut in the British Open for the fourth straight year. Even...

Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 02:42 AM EDT

Big League Ballparks Broil as Heat Wave Grips Much of Majors

Big League Ballparks Broil as Heat Wave Grips Much of Majors

At Wrigley Field, misters in the back of the bleachers tried to cool the crowd. At Yankee Stadium, only one player took batting practice on the field. In Cleveland, rules were relaxed on what fans could bring...

Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 12:26 AM EDT

Simone Biles Takes Gold Medal at US Classic Gymnastics

Simone Biles Takes Gold Medal at US Classic Gymnastics

Simone Biles had a lot to feel good about, even with some rare missteps that were quickly forgotten in her latest climb atop another podium. What mattered most to the world's top gymnast was keeping things...

Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 12:56 PM EDT

ESPN Reasserts Political Talk Policy After Attack on Trump

ESPN Reasserts Political Talk Policy After Attack on Trump

ESPN is making sure that its employees know there is not change in the network's policy to avoid talking about politics unless it intersects with sports after radio talk show host Dan Le Batard criticized...

Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 at 03:33 PM EDT

Report Urges New Board, Funding Model for US Olympic System

Report Urges New Board, Funding Model for US Olympic System

A report examining the U.S. Olympic system urges a move away from the "money for medals" funding system and a reconfigured board of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee that would give more power to...

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