Rangers get Cole Hamels, reliever from Phillies for group of 6 prospects
The Texas Rangers agreed to a trade Wednesday night with the Philadelphia Phillies for left-handed ace Cole Hamels, sources told ESPN.
Dodgers rally in 7th for dramatic 10-7 win over Oakland
Pinch-hitter Kike Hernandez delivered the go-ahead, two-run double during the Dodgers' five-run seventh inning, and Los Angeles rallied from a three-run deficit for a wild 10-7 victory over the O
Tests find high levels of contamination in waters for Rio Games
The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events in next summer's Rio Games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, a study found.
Plug pulled on Mets' deal for Brewers' Carlos Gomez; medical issue cited
A trade that was to send Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez to the Mets for RHP Zack Wheeler and infielder Wilmer Flores "has not and will not transpire," the Mets said.
Dodgers land Mat Latos, Alex Wood, others in deals with Marlins and Braves
The Dodgers have agreed to acquire Mat Latos and Michael Morse from the Marlins, sources confirmed to ESPN.com's Mark Saxon, and three players from the Braves, according to ESPN's Jim Bowden.
Power forward Chuck Hayes agrees to one-year deal with Rockets
The Houston Rockets bolstered their bench by agreeing to terms on a one-year partial guaranteed veteran minimum contract with power forward Chuck Hayes on Wednesday night.
Astros regain lead in AL-West with 6-3 win over Angels
Rookie Lance McCullers pitched seven solid innings and Preston Tucker and Jon Singleton both homered to help the Houston Astros to a 6-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night to rega
Troy Tulowitzki (HR, 3 RBIs) breaks game open in Blue Jays debut
Troy Tulowitzki homered and had three hits in his Blue Jays debut as Toronto beat the Phillies 8-2 on Wednesday night.
Blackhawks to build facility for team practice and community skating
The Blackhawks announced Wednesday they will build a practice facility and community ice center on the land currently occupied by Malcolm X College in Chicago.
Maya Moore, Lynx spoil Candace Parker's season debut for Sparks
Maya Moore scored 27 points to help the Minnesota Lynx hold off the Los Angeles Sparks 82-76 on Wednesday night, spoiling the season debut of two-time MVP Candace Parker.
Upton, Solarte lead Padres over Mets
Justin Upton homered and drove in three runs and Yonder Alonso also connected as the San Diego Padres beat the New York Mets 7-3 on Wednesday night despite three long balls from Lucas Duda.