Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo says second-year manager Dave Martinez's job is safe for now despite Washington's sluggish start to the season.
NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart problems than major league baseball players but the reasons are unclear.
Indianapolis 500 hype abounds for IndyCar in a renaissance.
Simona Halep is experiencing something new at the French Open this year, coming to Paris as the defending champion.
Art Briles, the former Baylor football coach fired three years ago after an investigation found the school had mishandled allegations of sexual misconduct and violence, has been hired to lead an East Texas high school program.
The federal judge overseeing the $1 billion NFL concussion settlement has terminated three of four lead lawyers on the case, weeks after a hearing aired their complaints.
Clemson tight end Braden Galloway and offensive lineman Zach Giella will miss the season after an NCAA panel rejected Clemson's appeal of a drug test before the Cotton Bowl.
French local officials say that an explosion in the city of Lyon has caused minor injuries to eight people.
A person familiar with the decision says that Breanna Stewart will act as an ambassador for the WNBA this season after the reigning MVP tore her Achilles over the winter and is out for the year.
Blue Jays prospect Cavan Biggio, the son of Hall of Famer Craig Biggio, was brought up by Toronto and set to make his major league debut against San Diego.
An internal Indianapolis police investigation has determined that a detective didn't violate department policies by working with USA Gymnastics' former chief executive to deflect criticism of the organization's child abuse reporting policies.
Former Blues captain will David Backes will have to go through his old team if he is going to win the Stanley Cup for the first time.
Sports legends were in Boston to honor basketball great John Havlicek.
The Latest: Chris Windom plans to start Freedom 100 on Carb Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway after harrowing sprint car crash during Hoosier Hundred at Indiana State Fairgrounds.
Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 105-99 Thursday night to grab a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.
Kevin Durant hasn't progressed to on-court work as he recovers from strained right calf; Warriors expect he'll play at some point in Finals.
Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden were unanimous selections to an All-NBA team that could mean big payoffs for Damian Lillard and Kemba Walker.
Derby and Aston Villa meet at Wembley Stadium on Monday in the League Championship playoff final as they look to secure promotion to the Premier League.
Tony Finau shot a 6-under 64 to take a one-shot lead over local favorite Jordan Spieth and Roger Sloan at Colonial on Thursday.
Mychal Givens walked Aaron Hicks with the bases loaded to force in the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 to complete a four-game sweep.
Lucas Giolito pitched a four-hitter for his first major league shutout, rookie Eloy Jiménez hit his third homer in two games and the Chicago White Sox beat the Houston Astros 4-0.
Joe Gibbs is enjoying a successful career in NASCAR after being selected to the Hall of Fame.
LEADING OFF: Marlins streaking in right direction, Sale faces Astros again, Orioles finally return to Coors Field.
The spectacular flop of Fernando Alonso and his McLaren team to qualify for this year's Indy 500 may have raised some eyebrows among F1 rivals overseas.
The Minnesota Twins tied a franchise record with eight home runs _ including two apiece by Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop _ in a 16-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels.
A French judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been placed under investigation for suspected corruption.
The University of Maryland will have medical staff tending to the school's sports teams employed outside of the athletics department.
New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia on the 10-day injured list with right knee inflammation.
An arbitrator has upheld Slava Voynov's one-season NHL suspension but is giving him credit for serving half of it in 2018-19.
Carlos Gómez hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the eighth inning, helping the New York Mets overcome a rally started by Washington manager Dave Martinez's heated ejection to beat the Nationals 6-4 and cap off a four-game sweep.
Garrett Cooper hit a grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning and the Miami Marlins won their sixth in a row, rallying past Detroit 5-2 to finish a terrible homestand for the Tigers.
The Latest on the Indianapolis 500: NBC has taken the "Today" show to Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Thursday as part of its salute to "Hidden Heroes".
New York Jets coach Adam Gase insists he had no input on the firing of general manager Mike Maccagnan and says he never asked team chairman and CEO Christopher Johnson to make a change.
NFL owners have given the competition committee the go-ahead to decide whether to refine the new rule allowing replay challenges involving pass interference.