- Cubs get struggling reliever Fernando Rodney from Mariners Updated: Aug-27-15 10:39 pm
- Fan at Phils game hurt soon after Manfred talks about safety Updated: Aug-27-15 8:57 pm
- Entering 10th season, Jets' Colon still out to prove himself Updated: Aug-27-15 8:35 pm
FLORHAM PARK, New Jersey - Willie Colon walked out of the New York Jets' facility eight months ago uncertain if he'd ever be back.
- Jets sign veteran quarterback Josh Johnson Updated: Aug-27-15 8:22 pm
FLORHAM PARK, New Jersey - The New York Jets have signed quarterback Josh Johnson, adding another veteran to the mix.
- Former powerhouse Braves struggling to finish a lost season Updated: Aug-27-15 7:47 pm
ATLANTA - This was not unexpected. Not after the Atlanta Braves traded away just about anyone with a major league pulse.
- Falcons' McKay reinstated to NFL Competition Committee Updated: Aug-27-15 7:06 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Georgia - Atlanta Falcons team president Rich McKay has been reinstated as chairman of the NFL's powerful Competition Committee, the league said Thursday, after a nearly five-month suspension for the use of artificial noise at the Georgia Dome during games.
- Barth rejoins Buccaneers after being released in Denver Updated: Aug-27-15 6:36 pm
- Hurricanes reach deal for 2-year extension with LIndholm Updated: Aug-27-15 6:15 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The Carolina Hurricanes have agreed to terms for a two-year contract extension with forward Elias Lindholm.
- Johnny Manziel out for rest of preseason with elbow injury Updated: Aug-27-15 6:09 pm
BEREA, Ohio - Johnny Manziel's preseason is over, sacked by a stinging elbow.
- Company in Vikings stadium fatality had 9 safety violations Updated: Aug-27-15 6:05 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The subcontractor involved in a fatal accident at the Minnesota Vikings stadium construction site has received nine citations for worksite safety violations in the past five years, according to public records.
- Los Angeles Marathon gets new sponsor Updated: Aug-27-15 5:55 pm
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Marathon has a new sponsor.
- Packers' Raji ready to contribute after missing last season Updated: Aug-27-15 5:44 pm
GREEN BAY, Wisconsin - Veteran nose tackle B.J. Raji knows well the challenging path that injured Green Bay Packers teammate Jordy Nelson must take the next several months.
- LA Kings sign Russian D Damir Sharipzyanov to 3-year deal Updated: Aug-27-15 5:14 pm
EL SEGUNDO, California - The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenseman Damir Sharipzyanov to a three-year contract.
- Saints seeking to ramp up pass rush as regular season nears Updated: Aug-27-15 5:14 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - Sack-less through two preseason games, the New Orleans Saints have ratcheted up concerns about their lack of a pass rush this week.
- Gregory's work to impress Cowboys now showing on field, too Updated: Aug-27-15 4:57 pm
OXNARD, California - At times this summer, Randy Gregory would sign autographs and give interviews until Dallas team personnel had to just about pull him off the field during training camp.
- Ravens All-Pro guard Yanda lets his play prove his worth Updated: Aug-27-15 4:44 pm
OWINGS MILLS, Maryland - Entering the final season of a five-year contract, Marshal Yanda insists he isn't concerned about negotiating a new deal with the Baltimore Ravens.
- Rays 1B Loney drops appeal of 1-game suspension Updated: Aug-27-15 4:27 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - Tampa Bay Rays first baseman James Loney has dropped his appeal of a one-game suspension.
- NHL's Mike Richards charged with controlled substance Updated: Aug-27-15 4:22 pm
EMERSON, Manitoba - Mike Richards, an NHL free agent whose contract was terminated by the Los Angeles Kings, was charged with possession of a controlled substance.
- Packers DL Letroy Guion suspended 3 games by NFL Updated: Aug-27-15 4:21 pm
GREEN BAY, Wisconsin - The NFL suspended Packers defensive tackle Letroy Guion without pay for the first three games of the regular season on Thursday, saying the eighth-year pro violated the league's policy on substance abuse.
- Feds: Land eyed for stadium must be sold for market value Updated: Aug-27-15 3:39 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Federal highway regulators have told state officials that if the Pawtucket Red Sox build a stadium on land that was supposed to be a park, the land will have to be sold at fair market value first, a requirement that could add millions to the bottom line.
- Safety Will Hill signs 2-year contract with Ravens Updated: Aug-27-15 3:17 pm
OWINGS MILLS, Maryland - Safety Will Hill has signed a two-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens.
- Thiago extends contract with Bayern Munich by 2 years Updated: Aug-27-15 5:03 am
MUNICH - Spain midfielder Thiago Alcantara has extended his contract with Bayern Munich by two years until 2019.
- SE Louisiana names Jake Narro coach of golf program Updated: Aug-27-15 3:12 am
HAMMOND, Louisiana - Southeastern Louisiana University has named long-time PGA golf professional Jake Narro as its new head golf coach.
- China's Dalian Wanda buys Ironman triathlon brand for $650M Updated: Aug-26-15 11:52 pm
HONG KONG - Chinese property and cinema giant Dalian Wanda Group said Thursday that it is buying the company that owns the Ironman triathlon brand and race series as it forecasts explosive demand in China for the sport.
- Igboananike scores twice, Fire beat Red Bulls 3-2 Updated: Aug-26-15 10:53 pm
BRIDGEVIEW, Illinois - Kennedy Igboananike broke a tie in the 73rd minute with his second goal of the game and the Chicago Fire beat New York 3-2 on Wednesday night to end the Red Bulls' six-game undefeated streak.