- Familia gives up J-Upton's 3-run homer, Mets lose to Padres Updated: Jul-30-15 9:06 pm
NEW YORK - The 44-minute rain delay wasn't the problem for Jeurys Familia. The quality of his pitches was the issue.
- 2-time defending champ John Isner advances in Atlanta Open Updated: Jul-30-15 8:56 pm
ATLANTA - Two-time defending champion John Isner beat Radek Stepanek 7-6 (3), 7-6 (7) on Thursday night in his opening match in the Atlanta Open.
- Knicks sign 1st-round picks Porzingis, Grant Updated: Jul-30-15 8:48 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Knicks have signed first-round draft picks Kristaps Porzingis and Jerian Grant.
- Woods gets hot after bad start, shoots 68 at Quicken Loans Updated: Jul-30-15 8:35 pm
GAINESVILLE, Virginia - Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole at the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter - he still pull-hooked it into the gallery, hit his second shot into a greenside bunker and lipped out a 5-footer for par before slamming his putter against his bag.
- Pirates get reliever Soria from Tigers for minor leaguer Updated: Jul-30-15 8:26 pm
- Gomez traded to Astros after Mets deal falls through Updated: Jul-30-15 8:24 pm
HOUSTON - The Astros have added another bat to their lineup as they make a push for the postseason, acquiring two-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Gomez from the Milwaukee Brewers.
- Justin Upton hits 3-run homer in ninth, Padres beat Mets Updated: Jul-30-15 8:14 pm
NEW YORK - Justin Upton's three-run homer through a driving rain with two outs in the ninth inning set off a raucous dugout celebration.
- Red Sox outfielder Daniel Nava designated for assignment Updated: Jul-30-15 8:05 pm
BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox have designated outfielder Daniel Nava for assignment in a move to add pitching depth.
- Hamels presence in Philly before expected deal to Texas Updated: Jul-30-15 7:57 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas - Cole Hamels' locker was still intact in Philadelphia's clubhouse, as was Matt Harrison's in Texas' locker room.
- Marlins lose to Nationals 1-0, then trade Morse and Latos Updated: Jul-30-15 7:51 pm
MIAMI - Michael Morse swung and missed, ending the game and his time with the Miami Marlins.
- Scherzer, Papelbon lift Nationals past Marlins 1-0 Updated: Jul-30-15 7:50 pm
MIAMI - Jonathan Papelbon's debut with the Washington Nationals was just as they envisioned.
- Canadiens sign restricted free-agent Galchenyuk Updated: Jul-30-15 7:48 pm
MONTREAL - The Montreal Canadiens and restricted free-agent Alex Galchenyuk have agreed to terms on a two-year contract.
- MLS attendance on rise with big-name international players Updated: Jul-30-15 7:32 pm
DENVER - Kaka and David Villa are raising the profile of Major League Soccer. Clint Dempsey and the U.S. national teams have done their part, too.
- Blue Jays land Price in Toronto's 2nd big trade of week Updated: Jul-30-15 7:26 pm
DETROIT - Toronto acquired All-Star left-hander David Price from the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, the second major move in less than a week by the Blue Jays as they chase their first postseason appearance since 1993.
- Dodgers bolster pitching in huge deal with Braves, Marlins Updated: Jul-30-15 7:23 pm
ATLANTA - The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins on Thursday that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leader.
- Struggling Sandoval insists weight not a problem Updated: Jul-30-15 7:21 pm
BOSTON - In the midst of a season-long slump during his first season with the Boston Red Sox, Pablo Sandoval insisted Thursday he weighs the same as he did last season with San Francisco.
- Flyers, Voracek agree to a multiyear contract extension Updated: Jul-30-15 6:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia Flyers and right wing Jakub Voracek have agreed to a multiyear contract extension.
- Saints veterans set tone at training camp's outset Updated: Jul-30-15 6:46 pm
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia - As the New Orleans Saints took the field for the first practices of training camp, Drew Brees and some other elder statesmen on the roster talked about respect, trust, and accountability.
- Yankees get Ackley from Mariners in 3-player trade Updated: Jul-30-15 6:36 pm
- Indians trade outfielder Moss to Cardinals for pitcher Updated: Jul-30-15 6:29 pm
CLEVELAND - Brandon Moss was sorry to see close friend David Murphy traded earlier this week by the Indians.
- Zobrist to make Royals debut against Jays Updated: Jul-30-15 6:21 pm
TORONTO - Ben Zobrist was set to make his Kansas City Royals' debut in left field against the Blue Jays on Thursday night.
- Holliday goes back on 15-day DL with right quadriceps strain Updated: Jul-30-15 6:17 pm
ST. LOUIS - Matt Holliday is back on the disabled list.
- 2 Orioles minor league pitchers suspended for PEDs Updated: Jul-30-15 6:08 pm
NEW YORK - Baltimore Orioles shortstop Jared Breen and right-hander Nick Cunningham have been suspended 80 games each for positive tests under baseball's minor league drug program.
- Hawks coach enjoying time in Africa after hectic summer Updated: Jul-30-15 6:04 pm
ATLANTA - After a hectic start to the summer, Mike Budenholzer is doing important work in Africa while relishing some quality time with his wife and kids.
- PGA Tour presents packed 2016 schedule in Olympic year Updated: Jul-30-15 6:00 pm
Jordan Spieth might have no choice but to miss the John Deere Classic next year. It's the same week as the Olympics.