Wed, 18 May 2022

Cubs shut out Pirates for second consecutive game

Jonathan Villar homered and had two RBIs and Keegan Thompson threw five strong innings as the host Chicago Cubs won ...

Jonathan Villar goes deep as Cubs rout Pirates

Jonathan Villar homered and had two RBIs, while Keegan Thompson threw five strong innings, as the host Chicago Cubs won ...

Mike Clevinger's strong outing leads Padres over Phillies

Trent Grisham hit an RBI double, starting pitcher Mike Clevinger tossed five scoreless innings and the San Diego Padres defeated ...

Report: Dodgers designate Shane Greene, make room for David Price

The Los Angeles Dodgers reinstated veteran left-hander David Price from the team's COVID-19 injured list Tuesday, according to an MLB.com ...

Phillies' Bryce Harper held out vs. Padres after elbow injection

Highly-paid Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper will not play Tuesday night against the San Diego Padres after receiving a shot ...

Union host Inter Miami, aim to extend home dominance

One of just two unbeaten teams at home in the Eastern Conference, the Philadelphia Union will put that success up ...

Trump's Republican Political Clout Faces Another Test on Tuesday

Washington - The political sway of former U.S. President Donald Trump over Republican Party politics 16 months after he left ...

Rangers, Hurricanes aim to keep up thrills in Game 1

The New York Rangers and Carolina Hurricanes are set to meet in Game 1 of their best-of-seven, second-round Stanley Cup ...

Favored Heat have heavy support over Celtics in Game 1

The Miami Heat are favored in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals with the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night, ...

Willson Contreras, Cubs look to slam Pirates again

The Chicago Cubs are off to a rough start this season, but Willson Contreras remains a consistent bright spot. Contreras ...

Dodgers, D-backs prepare for first DH in L.A. since 1999

It never rains in California, or so it is said, which means that Tuesday's doubleheader between the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks ...

MLB roundup: Willson Contreras' slam sparks Cubs' rout

Willson Contreras' grand slam highlighted an eight-run first, and Wade Miley yielded just one hit over seven strong innings, as ...

Willson Contreras, Wade Miley lead Cubs past Pirates

Willson Contreras' grand slam highlighted an eight-run first, and Wade Miley yielded just one hit over seven strong innings, as ...

Heat, Celtics ready for challenge of 1-versus-2 conference finals

The Miami Heat will begin pursuit of further Eastern Conference finals success when they host the Boston Celtics on Tuesday ...

Goalies guide Panthers, Lightning as Florida contenders set to duel

The two-time reigning Stanley Cup champions against the recently crowned Presidents' Trophy winners -- that's the juicy matchup set for ...

Heat G Kyle Lowry (hamstring) out for ECF Game 1 vs. Celtics

The Miami Heat on Monday listed guard Kyle Lowry as out for Tuesday's Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals ...

Antonio Brown tweets he wants to 'Retire A Steeler'

Free agent wide receiver Antonio Brown took to social media Monday, saying he wants to retire as a member of ...

Pirates claim C Tyler Heineman off waivers from Blue Jays

The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed catcher Tyler Heineman off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday and designated catcher Andrew ...

After no-hit fiasco, Reds face Guardians next

The Cincinnati Reds had Monday off, getting a time for retrospection after finding a way Sunday to lose a game ...

Twins reinstate OF Kyle Garlick from injured list

The Minnesota Twins reinstated Kyle Garlick from the injured list and optioned fellow outfielder Mark Contreras to Triple-A St. Paul ...

Home from successful trip, Phillies face Padres

The Philadelphia Phillies completed one of their most successful West Coast road trips in recent memory, yet they came away ...

Penguins F Brian Boyle recovering from knee surgery

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Brian Boyle underwent successful surgery on his left knee Monday. The procedure was done by team physician ...

D-backs face Dodgers seeking answers in bullpen

The Arizona Diamondbacks have been surprising on the strength of their starting rotation, but their bullpen remains a concern. The ...

Russians star in NHL history

The duo earned particular praise as the New York Rangers sealed a remarkable comeback in the Stanley Cup playoffsRussia's Artemi ...

Mets aim to rebound from series loss vs. Cardiinals

The New York Mets experienced plenty of success and charmed moments during the first five-plus weeks of the season. But ...

Cubs looking to end home skid against Pirates

It's been more than three weeks since the Chicago Cubs won a home game. That came against the Pittsburgh Pirates, ...

MLB roundup: Pirates pull off 1-0 win despite being no-hit by Reds

Cincinnati Reds rookie right-hander Hunter Greene and reliever Art Warren combined on a no-hitter Sunday, but the host Pittsburgh Pirates ...

Artemi Panarin scores early in OT as Rangers win Game 7 over Pens

Artemi Panarin scored a power-play goal with 15:14 remaining in overtime and the New York Rangers outlasted the Pittsburgh Penguins ...

First-place Shock move to 4-0 at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The San Francisco Shock continued their torrid play Sunday by upping their record to 4-0 as Week 2 completed at ...

USFL roundup: Maulers beat Gamblers on last-second TD

Vad Lee hit Bailey Gaither through double coverage for a 9-yard touchdown with four seconds remaining to hand the Pittsburgh ...

Gavin Lux hits game-winning 2-run double, Dodgers stun Phillies

Gavin Lux delivered a walk-off two-run double in the ninth inning after committing a costly error earlier in the game ...

Reports: Dolphins sign pass rusher Melvin Ingram

The Miami Dolphins signed three-time Pro Bowl pass rusher Melvin Ingram on Sunday, multiple reports said. Terms of the deal ...

Reds lose to Pirates despite tossing no-hitter

Cincinnati rookie right-hander Hunter Greene tossed 7 1/3 no-hit innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday afternoon but the visiting ...

Pirates edge Reds despite being no-hit

Cincinnati Reds rookie right-hander Hunter Greene and reliever Art Warren combined on a no-hitter Sunday, but the host Pittsburgh Pirates ...

Reds trail despite tossing no-hitter through 8 innings

Cincinnati rookie right-hander Hunter Greene tossed 7 1/3 no-hit innings against the Pirates in Pittsburgh on Sunday afternoon and the ...

Dodgers call up RHPs Michael Grove, Shane Greene

The Los Angeles Dodgers added a pair of right-handers to the active roster Sunday, calling up Michael Grove and Shane ...

NHL fines Bruins' Charlie McAvoy, Hurricanes' Brendan Smith

The NHL on Sunday fined defensemen Charlie McAvoy of the Boston Bruins and Brendan Smith of the Carolina Hurricanes for ...

Sidney Crosby, Tristan Jarry 'game-time decisions' vs. Rangers

Pittsburgh Penguins superstar captain Sidney Crosby and goaltender Tristan Jarry are considered "game-time decisions" for Game 7 against the host ...

Stephen Curry, Jerome Bettis fulfill long-awaited graduation dreams

Stephen Curry and Jerome Bettis -- champions in their sports -- will add another title on Sunday: college graduate. Curry ...

Surging Phillies seek to sweep Dodgers

The visiting Philadelphia Phillies have produced a mountain of runs against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the first three games ...

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China lashes US for change on website supporting Taiwan independence

BEIJING, China: China's Foreign Ministry rebuked the U.S. for changing the wording about Taiwan on the State Department website, stressing ...

First group of new saints since Covid outbreak announced by Vatican

VATICAN CITY: While recovering from knee problems that have forced him to use a wheelchair last week, Pope Francis announced ...

It's not politics but Holy War for me: Imran Khan

SIALKOT, Pakistan - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has claimed that a plot to kill him was being hatched, ...

Report: Germany has taken in over 700,000 refugees from Ukraine

BERLIN, Germany: Citing Interior Ministry data, Welt am Sonntag newspaper has reported that more than 700,000 people fleeing the war ...

US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...

Czech resort opens world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. ...

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