Cubs pick up Dan Haren from Marlins, also add Tommy Hunter
The Cubs have made a move to bolster their starting rotation, trading two prospects to the Marlins for right-hander Dan Haren.
Hammel, Rizzo lead Cubs past Brewers 4-1
Jason Hammel beat Milwaukee for the seventh consecutive decision with his first win in almost two months and Anthony Rizzo homered to lead the Chicago Cubs past the rebuilding Brewers 4-1 on Frid
Teixeira homers from both sides as Yanks rout White Sox 13-6
Mark Teixeira homered from both sides of the plate for the record 14th time, hitting his 10th grand slam and a two-run homer that led the New York Yankees over the Chicago White Sox 13-6 Friday n
How Olympic Athletes Will Cope With Polluted Rio Water
Experts weigh on dealing with polluted waterways.
Blue Jays add speedy OF Ben Revere
The Toronto Blue Jays added another piece to their revamped roster, acquiring speedy OF Ben Revere from the Philadelphia Phillies for a pair of minor league pitchers.
Greinke, Dodgers beat Angels 5-3 with Guerrero's go-ahead HR
Zack Greinke won his fifth straight decision, Howie Kendrick homered in his first game against his former team, and the Dodgers beat the Angels 5-3 Friday night in the opening game of the Freeway
Yankees hope to find impact from RHP Luis Severino after eschewing trade
The Yankees made no significant additions at the trade deadline but are about to make an eagerly awaited addition to their pitching staff in the coming days with 21-year-old righty Luis Severino.
What August Means for the Iran Deal (And Democrats)
Democrats on recess will now hear from constituents about the Iran deal.
Dwight Howard to attend USAB camp said to be mandatory for 2016 team
Rockets center Dwight Howard is the latest marquee name to commit to attend the upcoming USA Basketball minicamp, according to league sources.
Tempers flare between Giants, Rangers
Tempers flared and the benches cleared after San Francisco Giants starter Madison Bumgarner shouted something toward the Texas Rangers bench as the fourth inning ended Friday night.
Two nights after thinking he was traded, Wilmer Flores puts Mets by Nats
New fan favorite Wilmer Flores hit a leadoff homer in the 12th inning to give the New York Mets a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night in the opener of a pivotal series betwe
Coast Guard Suspending Search for Missing Teens
Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, both 14, disappeared off Florida