Baltimore Orioles (21-52, fifth in the AL East) vs. Oakland Athletics (38-36, third in the AL West) Oakland, California; Wednesday, 3 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Orioles: Jimmy Yacabonis (1-1, 5.40 ERA, 1.60 WHIP, 12 strikeouts) Athletics: Chris Bassitt (3-3, 3.68 ERA, 1.19 WHIP, 57 strikeouts) Article continues below … LINE:Read More →

PARIS (AP) — Former UEFA president Michel Platini was released from custody in the early hours of Wednesday after being questioned as part of a corruption investigation into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. His communication team said that Platini’s detention ended at 12:30 a.m. local time.Read More →

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rookie Jordan Yamamoto dazzled again, matching his first career start by pitching seven scoreless innings against St. Louis, and the Miami Marlins beat the Cardinals 6-0 on Tuesday night. Yamamoto (2-0) allowed two hits, struck out seven and walked two. He gave up three hits inRead More →

The Los Angeles Lakers, with LeBron James in place and Anthony Davis on the way, reportedly are attempting to clear enough salary-cap space to make a run at a third star player this summer. FILE PHOTO: Basketball – NBA Global Games – New Orleans Pelicans training session ahead of preseasonRead More →

Video Details Jun 18, 2019 at 7:46p ET | FOX Sports Southwest | Duration: 1:35 Tom Grieve breaks down why the bench has been one of the best 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 More →

PARIS (AP) — England was overjoyed to make it to the semifinals of the Women’s World Cup four years ago, an overachievement the squad believed, so the eliminating loss to Japan wasn’t a surprise or a bitter disappointment. Much has changed in mentality and quality of play since, and EnglandRead More →

The condition of retired Red Sox star David Ortiz has been upgraded to good by doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, where he remains in the intensive care unit. Tiffany Ortiz offered the update on her husband Tuesday morning in a statement issued by the team. She said OrtizRead More →

Marta set a record for men and women with her 17th career World Cup goal in Brazil’s 1-0 victory over Italy on Tuesday night at Valenciennes that advanced the Selecao to the knockout rounds for the sixth straight time. The 33-year-old forward, playing in her fifth World Cup, scored onRead More →

The Major League Baseball Umpires Association criticized the one-game suspension of San Diego shortstop Manny Machado, calling it “a slap in the face” and “a disgrace to the game.” FILE PHOTO: Jun 13, 2019; Denver, CO, USA; San Diego Padres shortstop Manny Machado (13) rounds the bases after his soloRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Cycling – Geraint Thomas Homecoming Parade – Cardiff, Britain – August 9, 2018 Team Sky’s Geraint Thomas during the homecoming parade after his victory in the Tour De France REUTERS/Rebecca Naden (Reuters) – Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas was given the all clear to defend his titleRead More →

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) – As Jamaica prepares to select their world championship team, the exhilarating days of the nation’s male sprinters, led by Usain Bolt, dominating the world are gone, two of the Caribbean island’s top coaches say. FILE PHOTO: Athletics – World Athletics Championships – women’s 100 metres finalRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Mar 4, 2019; Sacramento, CA, USA; Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes (40) runs down the court during the third quarter against the New York Knicks at Golden 1 Center. Mandatory Credit: Sergio Estrada-USA TODAY Sports – 12285807 Harrison Barnes is set to opt out of his contract withRead More →

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL’s top medical experts are asking college football physicians and trainers to help make the game safer. They want the NCAA to pitch in, too. Dr. Allen Sills and Jeff Miller, the NFL’s executive vice president for health and safety initiatives, spent Monday and Tuesday inRead More →