Cards win NL Central; Brewers settle for wild…

The St. Louis Cardinals clinched the NL Central on the final day of the regular season Sunday, routing the Chicago Cubs 9-0 to secure their first division title since 2015. Manager Mike Shildt and the…

Clips George to miss time; targeting Nov. return

LA Clippers forward Paul George says he will not play in the pre-season and is targeting a November return from surgeries he had on both shoulders this offseason. In an interview with SportsCenter on Sunday,…

Mahomes TD streak ends but Chiefs move to…

DETROIT -- Patrick Mahomes failed to throw a touchdown pass on Sunday for just the fourth time in his career. His streak of throwing at least two TD passes is over at 14 games, one…

Jaguars Ramsey (back) inactive for Denver game

DENVER -- Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey was declared inactive because of a back injury and will not play against the Denver Broncos. Ramsey had battled an illness and the back injury this week, and…

Cubs, Maddon parting ways after 5 big seasons

The Chicago Cubs are moving on from Joe Maddon, the manager who led them to their first World Series title in 108 years, team president Theo Epstein and Maddon announced Sunday. Maddon, 65, is officially…

Cubs parting ways with Maddon after 5 seasons

The Chicago Cubs are moving on from Joe Maddon, the manager who led them to their first World Series title in 108 years, team president Theo Epstein and Maddon announced Sunday. Maddon, 65, is officially…

Sources: Dak, Cowboys not close on new deal

A deal between the Dallas Cowboys and star quarterback Dak Prescott is not close at this time, and no extension is expected in the near future, sources told ESPN. No one doubts that a deal…

Sources: AB set for record 9 grievances, appeals

Antonio Brown's battles will shift from social media to the legal variety. Brown is the first player in NFL history poised to file nine grievances and appeals during the same time period, league sources told…

Leach rips fat, dumb WSU players after loss

SALT LAKE CITY -- Washington State coach Mike Leach has never been one to hold his thoughts. After two tough losses, including a 38-13 thrashing by No. 19 Utah on Saturday night, Leach let loose…

Spence drops Porter in 11th, wins split decision

LOS ANGELES -- Errol Spence Jr. and Shawn Porter waged the possible fight of the year, but it was Spence who got the nod in an action-packed split-decision victory to unify two welterweight world titles…

Clemson survives ugly game vs. unranked UNC

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- This was supposed to be like every other Clemson game this season, a blowout win piled onto another blowout win on its easy road back to the College Football Playoff. After…

Mets Alonso hits 53rd HR, breaking rookie record

New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso hit his 53rd home run of the season Saturday night, breaking the rookie record New York Yankees star Aaron Judge set in 2017. Alonso hit a 93 mph fastball…

Lakers get physical as Vogel emphasizes defense

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Bodies bounced off one another during an intrasquad scrimmage that capped the Los Angeles Lakers' first practice of training camp Saturday. LeBron James collided with Alex Caruso, causing both of them…

New-look Raptors hungry for another title run

TORONTO -- Kawhi Leonard has moved on and Danny Green is gone, but the Toronto Raptors still have an NBA title to defend. This season, a group led by All-Star guard Kyle Lowry, breakout talent…