Kang, Marte, Polanco homer in Pirates' 11-5 win vs Padres
SAN DIEGO -- Jung Ho Kang hit a three-run homer and Starling Marte and Gregory Polanco also went deep off Ian Kennedy to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to their seventh straight victory, 11-5 over
Iannetta's slam helps Wilson, Angels rout Tigers 12-2
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Chris Iannetta hit his fourth career grand slam, Albert Pujols and Matt Joyce also homered and C.J. Wilson pitched two-hit ball over six innings for the Los Angeles Angels in
Masahiro Tanaka expected to start next week for Yankees
After an absence of nearly five weeks, Masahiro Tanaka was set to rejoin the Yankees in Oakland on Thursday night and is likely to make a start next week when the team travels to Seattle.
Man in kayak catches the biggest fish you've ever seen
This fisherman made the catch of a lifetime: a 550-pound bottom fish so monstrous, it snapped the fishing rod like a twig.
Belt homers, doubles in Giants' 7-0 win over Braves
SAN FRANCISCO -- Brandon Belt's solo home run in the seventh inning broke up a scoreless pitching duel and the San Francisco Giants won their fourth straight, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on T
Athletics rally to beat Yankees 5-4
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Ben Zobrist drew a bases-loaded walk from David Carpenter in the seventh inning to break a tie and the Oakland Athletics rallied from a three-run deficit to beat the New York
Coco Crisp likely out until All-Star break; Scott Kazmir to miss 1 start
The A's Coco Crisp will likely be out until the All-Star break, and Scott Kazmir will be skipped for one start and re-evaluated next week for a left shoulder issue, according to a report.
National Spelling Bee ends in tie for 2nd year in row
Gokul Venkatachalam and Vanya Shivashankar shared the Scripps National Spelling Bee title Thursday night, giving the bee co-champions for an unprecedented two years running.
Theater Gunman Admits 'Regrets' About Shooting to Psychiatrist
James Holmes knew the consequences of what he was doing, doctor says.
Saints, Patriots to hold combined training camp practices
The Saints changed dance partners Thursday, announcing they will hold joint practices with the Patriots -- and not the Texans -- during training camp.
Josh Hamilton confident he can regain All-Star form with Rangers
Josh Hamilton played his first home game as a member of the Rangers since 2012, and went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI in a 5-1 loss to the Red Sox.
Tom Thibodeau out in Chicago as Bulls seek 'change in approach'
The Chicago Bulls have fired coach Tom Thibodeau, who just finished his fifth season and had two years and $9 million left on his contract.