- Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game Updated: Aug-30-15 2:16 am
- Fan killed in stadium fall during Braves' loss to Yanks Updated: Aug-30-15 1:02 am
ATLANTA - Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says his rookie, Matt Wisler, matched Yankees rookie Luis Severino "pitch for pitch."
- Fan killed in fall during Yankees' win over Braves Updated: Aug-30-15 12:56 am
ATLANTA - Rookie Luis Severino earned praise from both clubhouses following another win for the New York Yankees.
- AP source: D-backs agree to trade reliever Reed to Mets Updated: Aug-30-15 12:09 am
- Rusin bounces back but Rockies fall to Pirates 4-3 Updated: Aug-29-15 11:41 pm
PITTSBURGH - Chris Rusin didn't even look at the tape. The struggling Colorado Rockies left-hander didn't need video evidence to remind him of the worst start of his career.
- Ramirez homers, Pirates stay hot in 4-3 win over Rockies Updated: Aug-29-15 11:29 pm
PITTSBURGH - Aramis Ramirez can't really describe it but he can sense it, the feeling that permeates a clubhouse during one of those summers that offers the promise of an even more exciting fall.
- Mets give deGrom little help, lose 3-1 to last-place Red Sox Updated: Aug-29-15 10:02 pm
NEW YORK - All of a sudden, the New York Mets are having a tough time at home.
- 1st African-American actor to play Valjean on Broadway dies Updated: Aug-29-15 9:59 pm
NEW YORK - Kyle Jean-Baptiste, the first African-American and youngest person to ever play the role of Jean Valjean in "Les MisÃ©rables" on Broadway has died after falling from a fire escape, according to a show spokesman. He was 21.
- Kelly wins 6th straight start, pitches Red Sox past Mets 3-1 Updated: Aug-29-15 9:25 pm
NEW YORK - In one month, Joe Kelly has gone from total disappointment to the top of the rotation.
- Slumping Tigers battered by Encarnacion, Blue Jays 15-1 Updated: Aug-29-15 6:45 pm
TORONTO - Amid a run of rotten results, this was a new low for the reeling Detroit Tigers.
- TSA agent charged with molesting young woman at NYC airport Updated: Aug-29-15 6:37 pm
NEW YORK - A former federal transportation security agent remained held on $3,000 bail Saturday after being charged with luring a 21-year-old Korean exchange student going to school in Utah into a bathroom at a New York City airport and molesting her.
- Meram lifts Crew over NYCFC, 2-1 Updated: Aug-29-15 6:29 pm
- Bystander dies after being shot by NYPD undercover officer Updated: Aug-29-15 5:44 pm
MOUNT VERNON, New York - An innocent bystander accidentally shot by a plainclothes officer died early Saturday, hours after being wounded when the officer opened fire on an armed suspect during an undercover gun buy that went bad, New York City police said.
- Encarnacion hits 3 HRs, 9 RBIs as Blue Jays rout Tigers Updated: Aug-29-15 5:11 pm
TORONTO - Edwin Encarnacion hit three home runs and tied a Toronto record with nine RBIs as the high-scoring Blue Jays routed the Detroit Tigers 15-1 Saturday.
- Braves option Williams Perez to minors following rough loss Updated: Aug-29-15 3:46 pm
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have optioned right-hander Williams Perez to Triple-A Gwinnett and recalled right-hander Jake Brigham from Gwinnett.
- Giovinco 1 of 9 foreign-based players in Italy squad Updated: Aug-29-15 3:45 pm
MILAN - Antonio Conte recalled Toronto FC forward Sebastian Giovinco to the Italy squad on Saturday for the upcoming European Champions qualifiers against Bulgaria and Malta.
- Citizens taking video of police see themselves facing arrest Updated: Aug-29-15 11:50 am
HAUPPAUGE, New York - Thomas Demint's voice is heard only briefly on the eight-minute video he took of police officers arresting two of his friends, and body-slamming their mother. "I'm videotaping this, sir," he tells an officer. "I'm just videotaping this."
- Upstate tour helps new NY speaker find his footing Updated: Aug-29-15 11:10 am
ALBANY, New York - The new leader of the New York state Assembly has spent much of the summer visiting Buffalo, Syracuse and other upstate communities in what he says is an effort to better understand the challenges facing parts of the state that sometimes feel neglected by Albany.
- Man, 90, recalls meeting Babe Ruth at Norfolk field in 1934 Updated: Aug-29-15 9:35 am
NORFOLK, Virginia - 1968. "Let's see, it was the Detroit Tigers over the St. Louis Cardinals."
- Police: Construction crooner found dead in apparent suicide Updated: Aug-29-15 12:20 am
NEW YORK - A karaoke-loving ironworker who briefly became a New York sensation for his serenades from a subway construction site has been found dead in an apparent suicide, a month after he disappeared from his Queens neighborhood, police said Friday.
- Correction: High-Tech Practice story Updated: Aug-28-15 7:57 pm
ST. JOSEPH, Missouri - In a story Aug. 20 about professional sports teams using GPS devices to track player performance, The Associated Press reported, based on information provided by StatSports, that the New York Knicks were using the technology. The Knicks are not clients of StatSports.
- Yankees 1B Teixeira still can't run, doesn't start vs Braves Updated: Aug-28-15 6:18 pm
ATLANTA - New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is still out of the lineup while he deals with a bruised right shin.
- After 3 decades, NYPD's top hostage negotiator retires Updated: Aug-28-15 4:51 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Police Department's top hostage negotiator, who for more than three decades on the force preached an empathetic approach to law enforcement as he talked barricaded suspects out of apartments and suicidal people off of bridges and buildings, retired Friday in a tearful ceremony.
- Police: TSA officer molested passenger at LaGuardia Airport Updated: Aug-28-15 4:41 pm
NEW YORK - A Transportation Security Administration officer has been arrested after police say he molested a female passenger after luring her into a bathroom at LaGuardia Airport.
- Yankees reinstate Mitchell from 7-day concussion DL Updated: Aug-28-15 3:09 pm
ATLANTA - The New York Yankees have reinstated rookie right-hander Bryan Mitchell from the seven-day concussion disabled list.