National Sports

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Baltimore rookie Tyler Wilson is accustomed to bouncing between the big leagues and the minors by now. He is determined to make a case to stay put — and Monday night's outing certainly didn't hurt. Chris Davis hit a three-run shot in the first inning for...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Call him the real-life Crash Davis. Mike Hessman, an infielder for Triple-A Toledo in the Detroit Tigers' system, became the career home run leader for U.S.-based minor leagues Monday night, hitting his 433rd in the seventh inning of a game against Lehigh...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Chris Davis hit a three-run shot in the first inning for his 27th homer to back rookie Tyler Wilson's impressive spot start, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 9-2 on Monday night. Caleb Joseph added a two-run homer in the fourth off...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Call him the real-life Crash Davis. Mike Hessman, an infielder for Triple-A Toledo in the Detroit Tigers' system, became the career home run leader for U.S.-based minor leagues Monday night, hitting his 433rd in the seventh inning of a game against Lehigh...
TORONTO (AP) — Rapper Drake took the wraps off new uniforms for the Toronto Raptors on Monday night. The Grammy winner, who collaborated with the team on the new look, wore a black and gold version of the uniform while performing the finale of his OVO Fest concert in Toronto...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Yangervis Solarte hit two home runs and Tyson Ross pitched six effective innings to help the San Diego Padres rout the Milwaukee Brewers 13-5 on Monday night. Solarte hit a solo home run in the first and connected for a three-run shot in the seventh. It was...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Beltre had his third career cycle Monday night, becoming the first major league player since the 1930s to accomplish that feat. Beltre homered in the fifth inning for the Texas Rangers to complete the cycle, doing so against three different Houston...
MIAMI (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes hit three doubles and the New York Mets took over first place in the NL East, routing the Miami Marlins 12-1 Monday night. Fresh off sweeping Washington, the Mets won their fourth in a row and moved a game ahead of the Nationals for the division lead...
MIAMI (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes hit three doubles and the New York Mets took over first place in the NL East, routing the Miami Marlins 12-1 Monday night. Fresh off sweeping Washington, the Mets won their fourth in a row and moved a game ahead of the Nationals for the division lead...