Trevor Bauer allowed one run in 6 2/3 innings, and Brandon Guyer, Francisco Lindor and Edwin Encarnacion hit solo home runs as the Cleveland Indians defeated the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Wednesday at Progressive Field to earn a split of the two-game series between the teams that played in the epic 2016 World
ST. LOUIS -- As plays were not made around him, Steven Matz wilted. The lefty has been inconsistent to start the 2018 season, and on this night, he couldn't pick up his teammates. He issued rally-extending walks. He allowed killer two-base hits. Perhaps the only positive from his poor night was it
Brad Miller's sacrifice fly produced the go-ahead run in a four-run fifth inning Wednesday night, and the surging Tampa Bay Rays went on to beat the skidding Baltimore Orioles 8-4 at Camden Yards. The Rays (9-13) have won five straight, their longest winning streak since a five-game run from April
Mike Budenholzer could fill the New York Knicks' coaching vacancy after leaving the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday,
There is no stopping Mookie Betts. The Boston Red Sox right fielder is regarded as one of the best young players in the game, and that has been evident in the way he has started the 2018 season. And in the most recent instance, the slugger clubbed a pair of home runs in Boston's 4-3 victory over
CLEVELAND (AP) — The game, the series, the season and perhaps Cleveland's future were in jeopardy. LeBron James saved everything. James dropped a 3-pointer at the buzzer, a crowning moment for another one of his brilliant performances, to give Cleveland a 98-95 victory over the Indiana Pacers on
The Hawks and coach Mike Budenholzer have mutually agreed to part ways. The team announced the move Wednesday night. Budenholzer was 213-192 in the regular season and 17-22 in the playoffs in five seasons with Atlanta. The Hawks were an Eastern Conference-worst 24-28 this season.
The 20-year-old Acuna singled and scored the tying run in the eighth inning of his big league debut, and the Atlanta Braves went on to beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 Wednesday night. Acuna became the youngest player in the majors when he was called up from Triple-A before the game. ''As soon
Johan Camargo doubled in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning and A.J. Minter nailed down his first career save as the Atlanta Braves beat the host Cincinnati Reds 5-4 on Wednesday. With runners on the corners in the ninth, Camargo lined a pitch from Dylan Floro off the glove of Reds shortstop Cliff
Jake DeBrusk's go-ahead goal with 14:35 remaining in the third period led the host Boston Bruins to a 7-4 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference first-round series Wednesday night. DeBrusk scored two goals and David Pastrnak added one, giving them a share of the team
Multiple old offensive and racist tweets from Wyoming QB Josh Allen surfaced on Wednesday night, just hours ahead of the NFL draft.
Giannis Antetokounmpo was criticized after Game 5 of Milwaukee's Eastern Conference series against Boston for not doing more, particularly on the offensive end. The harshest critic: Antetokounmpo, himself. He took only 10 field-goal attempts, his third-lowest total of the entire season. Antetokounmpo
LeBron James knocks down the three-pointer as time expires in the game to lead the Cavaliers to the Game 5 victory over the Indiana Pacers.
LeBron James made all the big plays late Wednesday night. But was one of them a violation? He blocked Victor Oladipo's potential go-ahead layup in the closing seconds. The Cavs got the rebound and called timeout. And, as you're aware, James hit a buzzer-beating 3 to give the Cavs a 98-95 win
Jake DeBrusk scored his second goal of the game to break a third-period tie, and the Boston Bruins came from behind to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 7 - again - winning 7-4 on Wednesday night to advance to the Eastern Conference semifinals. Kasperi Kapanen put Toronto ahead 4-3 with a short-handed
Chadwick Tromp doubled and singled, scoring a pair of runs while also driving home a couple as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos beat the Birmingham Barons 9-8 on Wednesday. Luis Gonzalez doubled and singled with two runs for Pensacola. Trailing 4-3, Pensacola batted around in the fifth inning, sending 10 batters
To give Carpenter a break from the "frustration," Matheny used the Mets' lefthanded starter as a reason to star Jedd Gyorko at third and buy Carpenter a day off. Carpenter was able to do what he wanted before the game, and he took his usual rounds of batting practice and then took several
Didi Gregorius homered for the fourth straight game and added two RBIs to his major league-leading total, sending the New York Yankees past the Minnesota Twins 7-4 in a hazy fog Wednesday night for their fifth consecutive victory. Tyler Austin hit a three-run shot and made a sparkling defensive play
ST. LOUIS (AP) – Cardinals center fielder Tommy Pham was removed from St. Louis' game against the New York Mets on Wednesday night in the bottom of the third inning due to a head injury sustained earlier in the day. Pham got a cut on his head before the game when he accidentally hit himself in the
CLEVELAND (AP) – Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is out of the lineup for the second straight game after being hit in the helmet by a pitch. Cubs manager Joe Maddon made the decision to hold Bryant out of the series finale against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night. The 2016 National League