National Sports

HAVANA (AP) — Olympic officials say Reynaldo Gonzalez Lopez, an International Olympic Committee member from Cuba, has died at age 66. A statement on the official website of the Olympics expresses "great sadness." IOC President Thomas Bach calls Gonzalez Lopez "a very passionate...
All Times Eastern Interleague Cleveland vs Pittsburgh, 1:35 p.m. American League Tampa Bay vs N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m. Toronto vs Detroit, 1:08 p.m. Houston vs Boston, 1:35 p.m. Baltimore vs Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m. Minnesota vs Kansas City, 2:10 p.m. Seattle vs Oakland, 4:05...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Hector Santiago pitched seven innings in another superb outing at Texas, C.J. Cron had three hits with a career-high six RBIs and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Rangers 13-0 on Saturday night. Santiago (5-4) scattered three hits and struck out three with...
SYDNEY (AP) — Bernard Tomic has been suspended from Australia's home Davis Cup quarterfinal against Kazakhstan for his verbal attack on Tennis Australia officials, including Pat Rafter and chief executive Craig Tiley. Australian Associated Press reported from Wimbledon on...
CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant wasn't looking to go deep when he came up in the second inning Saturday night. "You know, bases loaded, not trying to do too much," Bryant said. He wanted to keep a rally going. Instead he broke the game open with a grand slam. Bryant hit two early...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The newly formed driver council met with NASCAR for a second time Saturday and it may have led to a new rules package for upcoming races at Indianapolis and Michigan. NASCAR has already said it will use a package with less downforce next weekend at...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The newly formed driver council met with NASCAR for a second time Saturday and it may have led to a new rules package for upcoming races at Indianapolis and Michigan. NASCAR has already said it will use a package with less downforce next weekend at...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch has become the unwitting poster boy for NASCAR safety improvements. It's not a role he wanted. But now that it's been thrust upon him, he's not shying away from taking the lead on suggesting changes. The Joe Gibbs Racing star said Saturday...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Kendall Graveman pitched seven innings to help hand Seattle ace Felix Hernandez his first loss in Oakland in nearly seven years, as the Athletics beat the Mariners 2-0 on Saturday. The A's only scored twice off Hernandez (10-5) but peppered him for...