11:11 PM EDT, Thu August 25, 2016
Plain Dealer 1 min ago

Late rally falls short as Akron RubberDucks' win streak ends

The RubberDucks had won 10 straight games.
Birmingham News 3 mins ago

Auburn senior receiver returns to 'full speed' following leg injury

Tony Stevens was limited at the end of fall camp while dealing with a leg injury.

Quickie reaction from Preseason Game 3: Mostly good

ORLANDO -- The semi-important dress-rehearsal game for the Miami Dolphins this 2016 preseason is over and, not that you care, but the Dolphins won, 17-6. Winning is better than losing. Here's what I saw: Ryan Tannehill was inconsistent. He completed...
Grand Rapids Press 8 mins ago
Michigan State commit Cody White moves to QB with ease in Western's blowout win

Michigan State commit Cody White moves to QB with ease in Western's blowout win

Cody White slid into the starting quarterback job Thursday after his teammate Johnny Tracy was sidelined with an apparent illness. And it couldn't have gone much better.
Plain Dealer 10 mins ago

Texas Rangers play home run derby against Josh Tomlin, Cleveland Indians in 9-0 win

The Indians have lost three straight games to narrow their lead in the AL Central to 4 1/2 games over the Tigers.

Hyde: All systems go and good for Wake, Foster | Commentary

They'd ask each other how it's going this summer, just in passing and maybe to offer some shared sense of community, one Achilles' tendon survivor to another. Cameron Wake and Arian Foster also swapped Achilles' small talk on the sideline with the franchise's top example of returning from that...
Los Angeles Times 11 mins ago

USC cornerback Jack Jones is a Heisman Trophy candidate, says Jones

USC’s freshman cornerback Jack Jones thinks Heisman Trophy handicappers have made an oversight. In their preseason predictions, he says, they’ve overlooked an important player: Jones himself. “I expect myself to win the Heisman this year,” Jones said. “I know that’s pretty big for a freshman to...
Birmingham News 12 mins ago

Grandfather of Auburn quarterback Jeremy Johnson killed in Lowndes County crash

A Montgomery man was killed Wednesday morning when his pickup truck left a roadway in Lowndes County and struck a tree.

Royals pitching hamstrings Marlins again as Kansas City takes series

Dee Gordon, still slowing down after a sprint to first base, lifted his helmet off his head and held it there for just a moment. He motioned as if to throw it down, but thought better of it, hanging on and instead turning to the sky – or, rather, the gray Marlins Park ceiling – in search of answers....

Orioles center fielder Adam Jones leaves game in ninth with cramping, but says he will play Friday

WASHINGTON – Orioles center fielder Adam Jones left Thursday’s 4-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the ninth inning with cramping in his hamstring, but Jones pledged he’d be back in the starting lineup for Friday’s series opener in New York. Orioles manager Buck Showalter pinch hit for Jones...
Denver Post 20 mins ago
Jared Bednar’s Avalanche staff uncertain; Patrick Roy’s support staff might be retained

Jared Bednar’s Avalanche staff uncertain; Patrick Roy’s support staff might be retained

The Avalanche's coaching staff could be completely overhauled or just tweaked at the top. New head coach Jared Bednar might keep Patrick Roy's support staff or bring in his own crew.

Wrapping up a 4-0 loss - School of Roch

WASHINGTON - Adam Jones was removed from tonight's game in the ninth inning due to cramping in his hamstring, according to manager Buck Showalter, who didn't want to take any chances with his center fielder. Jones said he will play in Friday's series opener in New York and, in typical...
Newark Star-Ledger 24 mins ago

Unlikely heroes Seth Lugo, Alejandro De Aza lift Mets past Cardinals | Rapid reaction

The Mets are now 3 1/2 games out of the second Wild Card spot.
Columbus Dispatch 26 mins ago

Ohio State football | Coach Larry Johnson doesn't need offensive language to teach, inspire players

Being cussed at by a football coach is one thing, Jalyn Holmes said. In fact, it could be called tradition. Then there is not being cussed at by a coach.adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};
Topeka Capital-Journal 31 mins ago

Alcides Escobar homers as Royals down Marlins 5-2

MIAMI — Alcides Escobar homered and drove in two runs to lead the surging Kansas City Royals past the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Thursday night. Salvador Perez and Kendrys Morales also drove in runs for the Royals as the defending World Series champions have won 15 of 18 to pull within four games of the second AL wild card spot. Kansas City starter Edison Volquez (10-10) pitched five innings and allowed two runs, both unearned, and three hits. read more