12:46 AM EDT, Wed August 24, 2016
The Republican 4 mins ago

Clay Buchholz should stay in Boston Red Sox starting rotation, and Boston should pick up his 2017 option

Boston Red Sox's Clay Buchholz has allowed just five earned runs in 16 2/3 innings (2.70 ERA) since returning to the Boston Red Sox starting rotation.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 11 mins ago

Gibson: Tigers took some close pitches

Twins righthander Kyle Gibson says his so-so command Tuesday was exacerbated by Tigers' hitters ability to take close pitches.
On deck: Giants at Dodgers, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

On deck: Giants at Dodgers, Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Where: Dodger Stadium TV: SNLA, 7 p.m. Did you know? Rich Hill has made just one previous start at Dodger Stadium. On May 27, 2007, he pitched six scoreless innings for the Chicago Cubs, holding the Dodgers to three hits. The Dodgers won that game,...
The Journal 16 mins ago
Rafa Benitez happy for bandaged-up warrior Ayoze Perez to give him a selection headache

Rafa Benitez happy for bandaged-up warrior Ayoze Perez to give him a selection headache

Newcastle forward scores twice but his sweating on his place in the team against Brighton
Los Angeles Times 16 mins ago

Tyler Skaggs struggles again in Angels' 7-2 loss to Blue Jays

Nick Buss has played more than 1,000 professional baseball games and a bunch more as an amateur. But, until Tuesday at the Rogers Centre, the 29-year-old outfielder had never once faced a knuckleball pitcher. In their pregame hitters’ meeting, the Angels stressed to never let up on any pitches...

Tough losses don’t faze resilient Mariners

Whenever the Mariners have appeared dead and buried in the playoff race, they keep getting up, dusting themselves off, and coming back.
Deseret Morning News 26 mins ago
Brad Rock: Brad Rock: Calm down; Utes probably won't need a 3rd quarterback

Brad Rock: Brad Rock: Calm down; Utes probably won't need a 3rd quarterback

History has shown that rarely does a team dip to third string to fill the spot.
Newark Star-Ledger 27 mins ago

Robert Gsellman, Wilmer Flores lead Mets past Cardinals | Rapid reaction

Jon Niese departed after facing only four batters, but the Mets picked up him to win their third straight.
Times-Picayune 29 mins ago

Saints defense building confidence, trending upwards on road to improvement

Saints first-team defense showing signs of improvement throughout training camp and two preseason games
Northwest Herald 37 mins ago

White Sox's Jose Abreu homers again in rout of Phillies

CHICAGO – Carlos Rodon was so disgusted with a start earlier in the season he tossed his glove into the stands. It got worse when he sprained his left wrist slipping on the dugout steps as he rushed out for the national anthem.
Birmingham News 39 mins ago

San Diego Chargers get promising news about D.J. Fluker's injury

San Diego Chargers guard D.J. Fluker was on crutches and wearing a protective boot on Monday, but the former Alabama standout may have avoided a major injury.
Denver Post 40 mins ago
Jon Gray delivers, but bullpen can’t hold lead in Rockies’ loss to Brewers

Jon Gray delivers, but bullpen can’t hold lead in Rockies’ loss to Brewers

Three relievers combined to surrender three seventh-inning runs as the Rockies dropped a stomach-turning 6-4 decision to the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.

Did the Clippers change their name?

The Clippers rebranded themselves with a new logo and uniforms last year. Did they also give themselves a new name? Mike Chamernik of Uni Watch: The Los Angeles Clippers not only changed their name, but they did it a year ago. No one has seemed to notice. Yes, they are still known as the Clippers. []
Columbus Dispatch 44 mins ago

Game preview | Union at Crew

Records: Union 9-9-7, 34 points (fourth in Eastern Conference); Crew 4-8-11, 23 points (ninth in Eastern Conference)adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};
Reading Evening Post 46 mins ago
Jaap Stam on Reading's EFL Cup win, Callum Harriot, injuries and possibly drawing Manchester United

Jaap Stam on Reading's EFL Cup win, Callum Harriot, injuries and possibly drawing Manchester United

Royals boss gives his reaction to Tuesday nights penalty shoot-out success against MK Dons

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