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WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper led an offensive outburst with a towering home run into the third deck in right field as the Washington Nationals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 on Wednesday night. Harper's 20th home run of the season, a two-run blast, traveled an estimated 451...
BOSTON (AP) — Hanley Ramirez of the Boston Red Sox has hit three home runs in the first six innings against the San Francisco Giants. Ramirez hit a two-run shot in the second inning Wednesday night at Fenway Park and another in the third off Giants starter Matt Cain. In the...
Texas Rangers slugger Prince Fielder is facing the prospect of season-ending neck surgery after an MRI revealed a herniated disk just above an area that was repaired two years ago. Fielder and outfielder Shin-Soo Choo were placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday by the...
Texas Rangers slugger Prince Fielder is facing the prospect of season-ending neck surgery after an MRI revealed a herniated disk just above an area that was repaired two years ago. Fielder and outfielder Shin-Soo Choo were placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday by the...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski is working with his team when suddenly Gregg Popovich enters the gym with his own guys looking to play ball. Krzyzewski vs. Popovich. Five-time NCAA champion vs. five-time NBA champion. It's a mega matchup that would look good on one of the giant...
DALLAS (AP) — Baker Mayfield once hosted Patrick Mahomes on a recruiting visit at Texas Tech. Mahomes will be the host in late October when Mayfield leads Oklahoma, the overwhelming preseason favorite to win another Big 12 title, into Lubbock for a head-to-head meeting between...
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency said Wednesday it has reinstated the laboratory that will carry out drug testing for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, which start in just over two weeks. The lab was shuttered last month for what WADA called "nonconformity with...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Alex Wood is set to undergo arthroscopic surgery on his left elbow that will keep him out for about eight weeks. The team announced the lefty was having an arthroscopic debridement on Wednesday afternoon. Dr. David Altchek will...
One of the last things an NFL team needs when it enters training camp is uncertainty at quarterback. They all want an Aaron Rodgers, Eli Manning or Cam Newton behind center. Yet six clubs have major questions about their QB situation. Here's a look: DENVER BRONCOS — You don't...