HOUSTON (AP) — Michael Brantley homered twice, Jose Altuve also went deep and the Houston Astros beat the struggling Texas Rangers 5-3 on Sunday for their fifth straight victory. Rogelio Armenteros pitched five solid innings in his first major league start, sending Texas to its seventh loss in a row.Read More →

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — The rain was verging on torrential, the putts weren’t dropping, and Tommy Fleetwood was looking thoroughly miserable on the most remote part of the soggy Dunluce Links. “Oh, Tommy,” he said, his shoulders slumping as his third shot from the middle of the fairway atRead More →

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Left-hander Drew Smyly finalized his contract with Philadelphia and was set to start against Pittsburgh on Sunday in his Phillies debut. The 30-year-old was 1-5 with an 8.42 ERA in nine starts and four relief appearances this year for Texas, which released him on June 25. SmylyRead More →

TV: FOX Sports Sun TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 12:30 p.m. WATCH IT LIVE ON FOX SPORTS GO Chicago White Sox (44-51, third in the AL Central) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (56-45, second in the AL East) PITCHING PROBABLES White Sox: Dylan Cease (1-1, 5.73 ERA) Rays: Blake Snell (5-7,Read More →

LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao is an enormous little man, the world’s smallest giant. His power begins in his softball-sized calves and emanates upward, ultimately finding freedom through his fists. When you watch him set his feet and throw his hands like bludgeons over the course of a 12-round fight,Read More →

NEW YORK (AP) — A heat wave will continue to keep much of the Eastern United States in its grip Sunday, while a cold front that could lower temperatures in the middle of the country may be accompanied by thunderstorms that threaten flash floods. The National Weather Service says theRead More →

Oakland Athletics (57-42, second in the AL West) vs. Minnesota Twins (59-38, first in the AL Central) Minneapolis; Sunday, 2 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: Daniel Mengden (5-1, 4.21 ERA) Twins: Michael Pineda (6-5, 4.38 ERA) Article continues below … LINE: Twins favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 10Read More →

Philadelphia Phillies (51-48, third in the NL East) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (46-51, fourth in the NL Central) Pittsburgh; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Phillies: TBD Pirates: Dario Agrazal (2-0, 2.46 ERA) Article continues below … LINE: Pirates favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 10 runs BOTTOM LINE: BothRead More →

Boston Red Sox (54-45, third in the AL East) vs. Baltimore Orioles (30-67, fifth in the AL East) Baltimore; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Red Sox: Andrew Cashner (9-4, 4.09 ERA) Orioles: Asher Wojciechowski (0-3, 5.75 ERA) Article continues below … LINE: Red Sox favored by 1 1/2 runs;Read More →

Gareth Bale‘s time at Real Madrid is almost certainly over after head coach Zinedine Zidane revealed the club is working on transferring the 30-year-old this summer. The Wales international was left out of Saturday’s 3-1 International Champions Cup defeat to Bayern Munich in Houston and, when questioned on the reasonRead More →

Video Details Jul 21, 2019 at 1:01a ET | FOX Sports West | Duration: 2:18 Brad Ausmus addresses the media after a big win over the Seattle Mariners, 6-2. 97201-97225+97227-97233+97236+97238-97240+97242+97256+97258+97266-97269+97280-97283+97286+97290-97294+97296+97298 820 26347 Read the original article at https://www.foxsports.com/west/video/1574194755667Read More →

UFC heavyweight Juan Adams spent more than a year calling out Greg Hardy — and it took Hardy less than one minute to silence him. Hardy (5-1) made quick work of Adams (5-2) at UFC Fight Night on Saturday inside AT&T Center in San Antonio. A former Division I collegiateRead More →

Former Denver Broncos coach Mike Shanahan was back at team headquarters on Saturday — his first visit to a practice session there since his firing in 2008 by then-owner Pat Bowlen. The winningest coach in franchise history, with a 146-91 record that included playoff competition capped by two Super BowlRead More →

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — David Accam broke a tie in the 46th minute and the Columbus Crew beat the 10-man Montreal Impact 2-1 on Saturday night to snap a 10-game winless streak. Accam curled it past goalkeeper Evan Bush to give the Crew (6-14-3) the lead. The goal was initiallyRead More →

OCEANPORT, N.J. — Not again. That was the reaction of owner Gary West when the inquiry sign flashed after Maximum Security crossed the finish line first in the $1 million Haskell Invitational on Saturday evening at hot and steamy Monmouth Park. Unlike in the Kentucky Derby, the stewards let theRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Tennis – WTA Premier – Eastbourne International – Devonshire Park, Eastbourne, Britain – June 23, 2019 France’s Alize Cornet during her round of 64 match against Britain’s Heather Watson Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge Third-seeded Alize Cornet of France posted a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Germany’s Tamara KorpatschRead More →

At Wrigley Field, misters in the back of the bleachers tried to cool the crowd. At Yankee Stadium, only one player took batting practice on the field. In Cleveland, rules were relaxed on what fans could bring into the park. Even for a sport that promotes high heat, Saturday wasRead More →

10:56 PM ET Mark KriegelESPN OXON HILL, MD. — At the end of the 11th round, Buddy McGirt told his fighter, “I’m going to stop it, Max.” Maxim Dadashev, 28, is from St. Petersburg, Russia. He was 281-20 as an amateur, undefeated in 13 professional fights, and the IBF’s third-rankedRead More →