James Shields struck out 12 in eight innings as the Royals swept the Houston Astros 5-1 on Thursday. Shields gave up just one run and four hits in the victory.
A Massachusetts little league pitcher throws a perfect game.
Katie Malone pitched the first no-hitter for WSU’s softball team in eight seasons. Her effort helped lead
the Shockers to a blowout victory over conference rival Missouri State this week.
Wildcats basketball coach Bruce Weber has received a one-year contract extension through the 2018-19 school year after back-to-back NCAA Tourney appearances in first two years.
The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium.
A federal judge in Philadelphia has declined to approve deals for another batch of retired players suing the NFL over concussion-linked claims.
Volunteers and historians are on a fundraising campaign to save a decaying stadium that is one of the few still in existence where Negro League games were played.
Bucks owner Herb Kohl has reached a deal to sell the franchise to executives of a New York investment firm.
The WSU baseball team toppled Oral Roberts in a close game Tuesday night. The Shockers weathered a seventh inning rally by the Golden Eagles to get the victory.
Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities said he became belligerent during a security screening and threatened that he had a bomb.
Bubba Watson scooped up his son, hugged his wife and took off down the ropes along the 18th green, high-fiving the patrons at Augusta National.
Even without golf’s biggest star, this suddenly is shaping up as a Masters for the ages.
Joe Mauer hit his first home run of the season and free-agent acquisition Ricky Nolasco earned his first win for the Minnesota Twins in a 7-1 victory Saturday over the Kansas City Royals.
Quarterback Montell Cozart gave fans optimism after showcasing his play making ability in the Jayhawks’ annual spring football game.