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Dodgers clinch 7th straight NL West title, 1st playoff team

The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their seventh consecutive NL West title in fitting fashion, using two home runs by Corey Seager and a masterful pitching performance by Walker Buehler to beat the Balt...

Dodgers clinch 7th straight NL West title, 1st playoff team

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MLB roundup: Dodgers clinch seventh straight division title Corey Seager homered twice in the first three innings and finished with five RBIs as the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Baltimore Orioles 7-3 on Tuesday night to clinch their seventh consecutive National League West title....
12:26 2019-09-11

Dodgers clinch 7th consecutive NL West title The Dodgers clinched their seventh consecutive NL West division title on Tuesday and became the first MLB team to secure a spot in the 2019 postseason....
10:00 2019-09-11

Los Angeles Dodgers clinch seventh consecutive NL West title with weeks to spare The Dodgers, who topped the Orioles 7-3 on Tuesday to wrap up the NL West, can once again use the rest of September as their playoff lab.       ...
07:13 2019-09-11

MLB roundup: Braves hammer Nats, clinch playoff spot Ronald Acuna Jr.'s two-run double highlighted a four-run seventh-inning rally Saturday that sparked visiting Atlanta to a 10-1 win over the Washington Nationals -- and propelled the Braves into the playoffs....
17:13 2019-09-15

Breaking down NASCAR's playoff drivers, from who's in to final clinch scenarios Fourteen drivers have qualified for the 16-driver, 10-race playoffs leaving two berths up for grabs Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.       ...
03:52 2019-09-05

Yankees clinch 1st AL East title since 2012 The Yankees beat the Angels on Thursday to clinch their first AL East title since 2012. The win also clinched New York's second straight 100-win season....
11:00 2019-09-20

Raptors squander golden opportunity to clinch NBA title The Toronto Raptors had the Golden State Warriors on the ropes late in Game Five on Monday but even with one hand on the Larry O'Brien Trophy it was not enough to wrestle the NBA championship away from the two-time defending champions....
10:13 2019-06-11

New York Yankees clinch first AL East title since 2012 The New York Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-1 and wrapped up their first American League East title in seven years.       ...
05:13 2019-09-20

Blues beat Bruins to clinch maiden Stanley Cup title The St. Louis Blues won the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup for the first time with a 4-1 win over the Boston Bruins in the decisive seventh game of the championship series on Wednesday....
05:13 2019-06-13

'This means everything to the city': Toronto parties as Raptors clinch NBA title Kawhi Leonard and his teammates brought home the city’s first-ever NBA championship. And their achievement was celebrated across CanadaWhen Megan MacKeigan made a dinosaur costume two years ago for a performance at a local comedy show, she never imagined it would ever get much use. But as she and To...
20:00 2019-06-14

Hibino beats doubles partner Doi to clinch Hiroshima title Japan's Nao Hibino beat compatriot and doubles partner Misaki Doi 6-3 6-2 at the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open in Hiroshima on Sunday to win her first WTA title since 2015....
17:13 2019-09-15

Yankees clinch first AL East title since 2012 behind brilliant Masahiro Tanaka The Yankees donned AL East Champion hats and T-thirts and grabbed champagne and beer bottles Wednesday night as they watched the Rays-Dodgers game, hoping for a Los Angeles win that would clinch the AL East title and ignite a clubhouse celebration. When the Rays prevailed, the hats and shirts went i...
04:39 2019-09-20

St Louis Blues beat Boston Bruins to clinch maiden NHL's Stanley Cup title The St. Louis Blues won the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup for the first time with a 4-1 win over the Boston Bruins in the decisive seventh game of the championship series on Wednesday....
08:13 2019-06-13

Zverev outlasts Jarry in thrilling final to clinch Geneva Open title "Germany\u0027s Alexander Zverev did his French Open preparations a world of good by beating Chile\u0027s Nicolas Jarry 6-3 3-6 7-6(8) in a gruelling, rain-hit final at the Geneva Open on Sunday."...
00:26 2019-05-26

Tennis: Zverev outlasts Jarry in thrilling final to clinch Geneva Open title Germany's Alexander Zverev did his French Open preparations a world of good by beating Chile's Nicolas Jarry 6-3 3-6 7-6(8) in a grueling, rain-hit final at the Geneva Open on Sunday....
00:52 2019-05-26

Verdugo’s HR in 11th gives Dodgers 2nd straight walk-off win LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Verdugo hit his second home run of the game in the 11th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 5-4 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win. Verdugo hit a fastball from Jesus Tinoco (0-1) into the Rockies’ bullpen in right field for his fourt...
08:00 2019-06-23

MLB roundup: Dodgers earn second straight walkoff win Corey Seager tied the game with a two-run double and Enrique Hernandez capped a second straight walk-off win with an RBI single Thursday night as the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied in the bottom of the ninth to stun the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 and complete a three-game sweep....
13:00 2019-08-23

Walk this way: Dodgers beat D-backs 5-4 on 5 straight walks Cody Bellinger's bases-loaded walk _ the fifth in a row given up by Arizona's bullpen with two outs _ forced in the winning run in the ninth and helped the Los Angeles Dodgers edge the Diamondbacks 5-4       ...
10:52 2019-07-03

Dodgers rally to beat Cubs 5-3 for 7th straight home win LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill pitched seven strong innings and singled in the go-ahead run in the fourth inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Friday night for their seventh straight home win. The NL West-leading Dodgers rebounded from an early deficit for the second strai...
15:00 2019-06-15

Dodgers beat D-backs 5-4 for 5th straight home walk-off win All-Star Cody Bellinger hit a tiebreaking homer in the 10th inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a major league-tying fifth consecutive walk-off victory at home, 5-4 over the Arizona Diamondbacks       ...
08:00 2019-07-04

Soderberg wins 5-man playoff for European Masters title Sebastian Soderberg won a five-man playoff for the European Masters title on Sunday, sinking his birdie putt on the first extra hole when Rory McIlroy and others could not        ...
21:13 2019-09-03

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: West Indies star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's the first ever winners, the West Indies....
17:26 2019-05-27

Brilliant Vos denies Van Vleuten third straight La Course title "Marianne Vos (Team CCC) timed her move to perfection to surge past Amanda Spratt (Team Mitchelton–Scott) to win La Course, a 121km ride around Pau on the northern edge of the Pyrenees."...
16:00 2019-07-19

Dodgers own the regular season, but need a World Series title to enter larger debate They've won the National League West for seven straight seasons, but they need to break out the champagne in late October to contend for team of the decade....
18:52 2019-09-11

Sudo devours hot dogs, field for 6th straight title Reigning women's champion Miki Sudo devoured 31 hot dogs to win the women's division of the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest for her sixth consecutive title....
19:26 2019-07-04

Los Angeles Dodgers Add Two Entrepreneurs to Ownership Team The Los Angeles Dodgers added Alan Smolinisky and Robert Plummer to the team’s ownership group, whose members include financial-management executive Mark Walter and basketball legend Magic Johnson, people familiar with the matter said....
18:00 2019-09-20

Mets Continued Their Playoff Team Cosplay With Ninth-Inning Rally And Walk-Off Win Over Nationals It was always going to be just a matter of time before Roth’s suggestion that the Mets will never lose again would come around and bite him in the ass, and in the top of the fourth of the team’s game against the Nationals on Friday, it certainly looked like that’s what was about to happen....
19:00 2019-08-10

‘He Was Looking Straight at Me’: West Texas Shooting Victims Recall Day of Horror Attacked across two cities, the victims were linked by fate and an enraged gunman. They were white and Hispanic, mothers and police officers, letter carriers and retirees....
13:00 2019-09-04

Liquid rally past Cloud9 for fourth-straight LCS title Team Liquid rallied past Cloud9 in a five-game series on Sunday in Detroit to win an unprecedented fourth-straight League of Legends Championship Series title....
05:26 2019-08-26

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
20:14 2019-07-07

Brooks Koepka, Seeking a 3rd Straight U.S. Open Title, Could Be the Star Golf Needs Unpackaged, unemotional and unabashedly himself, Koepka has become the game’s dominant player, with four major titles in two years. Yet he is also its Invisible Man....
15:26 2019-06-13

| Confident Koepka stalks Woodland in search of 3rd straight US Open title Brooks Koepka continues his pursuit of an historic third straight US Open title on Sunday, where he sets off four strokes behind Gary Woodland in the final round....
20:13 2019-06-16

The fresh prince of Chavez Ravine: Rookie catcher Will Smith makes his mark as Dodgers push for a title Running away with their seventh consecutive NL West crown, the Dodgers have yet another youngster making an instant impact.       ...
02:52 2019-09-05

Dodgers make MLB history as rookie lifts team with walk-off homer for third night in a row The Dodgers' Matt Beaty, Alex Verdugo and Will Smith became the first set of rookie teammates to hit back-to-back-to-back walk-off homers.       ...
04:26 2019-06-24

Simona Halep wins Wimbledon title after cruising past Serena Williams in straight sets for maiden SW19 crown Simona Halep produced one of the finest performances of her career to take her first Wimbledon title and deny Serena Williams a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles triumph....
19:00 2019-07-13

Team USA continues to soak in Women’s World Cup Title LYON, FRANCE – The fiesta continues for Team USA players after they beat the Netherlands 2-0 to win the 2019 World Cup. Team USA beat the Netherlands in the Championship game of the 2019 World Cup. Here's some highlights as the Red, White & Blue showed the world once again that the best w...
11:00 2019-07-08

With Little to Celebrate, Mets Honor a Title-Winning Team Fifty years after a talented pitching staff carried the Mets to their first World Series title, the franchise must acknowledge that its current plan has failed....
03:39 2019-06-30

Kawasaki Racing Team claim first world title "Kawasaki Racing Team emerged victors at the Suzuka 8 Hours after a disrupted race finish. Yamaha Factory Racing Team and Red Bull Honda rounded off the podium after an incredible finish at this year’s race, which handed Team SRC Kawasaki France their first world title."...
18:00 2019-07-31

Why a key title-winning team builder is leaving Formula 1 One of the most important yet understated members of two different, dominating Formula 1 teams will not be among the Mercedes contingent by the end of 2019...
01:52 2019-09-17

The Blues were the NHL's worst team in December ... now they have a shot at the title St Louis looked dead and buried at the end of last year, but now they face the Boston Bruins in their first Stanley Cup Finals since 1970You could make the case that no NHL team wanted to see 2018 end more than the St Louis Blues. As December came to a close, the Blues sat at 15-18-4 and were dead l...
10:13 2019-05-27

Leonard's future with Raptors hangs over team's maiden NBA title The Toronto Raptors took down the dynastic Golden State Warriors to win Canada's first NBA title but now face perhaps their toughest battle yet as they try to convince Kawhi Leonard to have a long-term future with the team....
19:00 2019-06-14

Audi could use team orders to secure 2018/19 Formula E title Audi could use team orders to secure the 2018/19 Formula E drivers' title in favour of Lucas di Grassi, despite his team-mate Daniel Abt also being in mathematical contention...
00:00 2019-07-13

After Blues’ triumph, Raptors could become latest team with title breakthrough this decade Since 2010, eight fan bases across the four major sports leagues have enjoyed their teams' first championships, and some other squads have also ended epic droughts....
15:26 2019-06-13

Bernal lifts injury-hit Team INEOS with Tour de Suisse title ULRICHEN, Switzerland (AP) — In a rough month for Team INEOS, Egan Bernal lifted the British squad with overall victory Sunday in the nine-day Tour de Suisse. Bernal came to Switzerland to support team leader Geraint Thomas, the 2018 Tour de France champion, who crashed out in a nasty fall on Tuesda...
23:13 2019-06-23

He worked security for the U.S. women, then chased a world title with the paralympic team Seth Jahn wrapped up a stint on the women's national team’s security detail before playing for the U.S. national paralympic squad at a tournament for those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, stroke or cerebral palsy....
23:39 2019-07-14

West Indies Legend Congratulates Pakistan For Beating Strong England Team Pakistan suffered a humiliating defeat against West Indies in their first match but bounced back to defeat tournament hosts and favourites England by 14 runs....
15:39 2019-06-04

Power won't "play games" with Penske team-mates' IndyCar title bids One-time IndyCar champion Will Power says he "won't play games" and influence the title fight between his Penske team-mates Josef Newgarden and Simon Pagenaud, as well as Andretti's Alexander Rossi...
08:52 2019-09-21

This high school football team never tackled in practice last year. Then it won a state title. As participation numbers decline and head-injury concerns rise, New Jersey has adopted an aggressive player-safety measure inspired by an undefeated state championship team....
22:52 2019-08-27

North West Is The Best Helper as Saint West Makes His Singing Debut at Kanye West's Sunday Service This is what big sisters are for, right? North West proved (once again) on Sunday that she's the ultimate big sister. North's little brother Saint West made his singing debut at......
06:39 2019-06-03

Jose Mourinho: Man City's B team has a better chance of winning the title than Man Utd, Chelsea or Arsenal Jose Mourinho has ruled Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal out of the Premier League title race, with Manchester City's 'B' team ranked as a stronger team....
15:13 2019-08-11

Jamie Murray and Mattek-Sands team up for Scot's fourth US Open doubles title Murray now has seven grand-slam doubles titlesUS-UK pairing beat top seeds Chan Hao-ching and Michael VenusJamie Murray ensured some success for his family at the US Open by defending the mixed doubles title with America’s Bethanie Mattek-Sands. While brother Andy skipped Flushing Meadows to build u...
07:13 2019-09-08

Aston Villa vs West Ham lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury updates West Ham playing tonight has given Manuel Lanzini an extra few days to recover after returning from Argentina duty - a welcome boost for the Hammers....
17:00 2019-09-16

West Ham vs Norwich City lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury updates West Ham are waiting to discover the extent of Michail Antonio's hamstring injury after the winger was forced off just seven minutes into Tuesday's Carabao Cup win over Newport....
18:39 2019-08-30

Florida Tech wins its first women’s golf national title in last match before the team is eliminated Florida Tech wins the NCAA Division II Women's Golf Championship after being told in February that the team would be dissolved next year.        ...
17:52 2019-05-21

Short of perfection: Indoor football team suffers season's first loss in title game The Arizona Rattlers lost a 10-point lead in United Bowl to lose to the Sioux Falls Storm in the Indoor Football League's championship game.       ...
23:39 2019-07-14

From working the Women’s World Cup to chasing a world title with paralympic team Seth Jahn wrapped up a stint on the women's national team’s security detail before playing for the U.S. national paralympic squad at a tournament for those who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, stroke or cerebral palsy....
22:39 2019-07-14

West Ham women's football team appoints first skin consultant in history of football Dr Raul Cetto has been appointed on a part-time basis "to offer insight and expertise into caring for their skin whilst working a high-octane job to help protect and perfect their skin"...
19:00 2019-08-06

Louisville 1st to clinch CWS bid; FSU’s Martin 1 win away Louisville became the first team to clinch a spot in the College World Series, and Florida State coach Mike Martin moved a win closer to getting back to Omaha one more time before he retires. The Cardinals’ Bobby Miller carried a no-hitter through eight innings in a 12-0 win that wrapped up a ...
03:52 2019-06-09

Louisville 1st to clinch CWS bid; FSU's Martin 1 win away Louisville 1st team to clinch spot in College World Series; FSU coach Mike Martin one win away in his final year       ...
03:26 2019-06-09

Braves clinch, but focus on Culberson after HBP The Braves wrapped up a playoff berth Saturday, but there was no celebrating in the postgame clubhouse, as the team remained concerned about utility man Charlie Culberson, who was struck directly on the right cheekbone by a 91 mph fastball in the seventh....
08:52 2019-09-15

Dillard’s 2 HRs help Ole Miss clinch regional 19-4 over JSU OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Thomas Dillard homered on the first pitch of the game and later hit a grand slam as Mississippi again overwhelmed Jacksonville State, winning 19-4 on Sunday night to advance to an NCAA Super Regional for the sixth time. Dillard finished with seven RBIs and had three of the 20 hi...
08:52 2019-06-03

CC Sabathia’s likely last start as a Yankee could clinch AL East The first one in pinstripes came in 2009 to open the new building. The last one, at least in the regular season and perhaps altogether, will come Wednesday night. CC Sabathia will make his final regular-season start at Yankee Stadium, facing the Angels, the latest “last” in a year full of them for t...
12:00 2019-09-18

Yankees clinch AL East for first time since 2012 The Yankees beat the Angels on Thursday to clinch their first AL East title since 2012. The win also clinched New York's second straight 100-win season....
13:39 2019-09-20

Dillard's 2 HRs help Ole Miss clinch regional 19-4 over JSU Dillard homers on 1st pitch, later hits grand slam as Mississippi beats Jacksonville State 19-4 to advance to NCAA Super Regional        ...
08:52 2019-06-03

Kim Kardashian Says Fans ''Have No Idea How Sweet'' Brothers Psalm West and Saint West Are Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's fourth child and baby boy Psalm West's biggest fan in the his family is probably his big brother. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star posted......
08:13 2019-07-21

Kim Kardashian's Sons Saint West and Psalm West Cuddle in Adorable Photo Now that's brotherly love! Kim Kardashian posted on her Instagram page on Sunday an adorable photo of her and Kanye West's eldest son Saint West, 3, cuddling his 2-month-old......
01:26 2019-07-15

Psalm West! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West give their fourth child a biblical name Kim Kardashian and Kanye West found religious inspiration for their fourth child's name and shared a first photo Friday.        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

North West and Penelope Disick Are the Newest Members of Kanye West's Sunday Service Choir Kanye West's musical talents run in the family. North West and Saint West, plus their crew of friends and cousins, joined Yeezy and his Sunday Service choir for a performance of......
10:26 2019-05-27

Michelle Wie marries Jonnie West, son of NBA legend Jerry West Michelle Wie, the five-time LPGA Tour champion got married to Jonnie West, an executive for the Warriors and the son of NBA legend Jerry West.        ...
00:52 2019-08-12

Senate leaders clinch deal on Iran war vote Senate Republican and Democratic leaders on Wednesday reached a deal to hold a debate on Iran this week, clearing the way for passage of a major defense policy bill before the July Fourth recess begins. Senate Democrats had threatened in recent days to hold up the must-pass defense bill if they didn...
22:39 2019-06-27

Watch Astana clinch victory in Vuelta opening TTT "Colombia\u0027s Miguel Angel Lopez leads home the winning Astana team in Torreviejo to secure the first red jersey of the 2019 Vuelta. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
07:52 2019-08-25

Fighting Cormier in the clinch could spell doom for Miocic at UFC 241 Stipe Miocic must use his advantages in size and power while fighting at distance in order to reclaim the UFC heavyweight title from Daniel Cormier on Saturday night....
07:26 2019-08-15

Louisville shuts out ECU 12-0 to clinch NCAA super regional LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bobby Miller carried a no-hitter into the bottom of the ninth inning, Justin Lavey had three RBI and the Cardinals beat East Carolina 12-0 on Saturday to clinch the NCAA super regional and reach its fourth College World Series since 2013. Miller (7-1) hit Chandler Jenkins with...
00:00 2019-06-09

Swiss need more time to clinch EU treaty: foreign minister Switzerland's political system of painstaking consensus-building requires more time to strike a deal with the European Union on a new treaty, Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis said, suggesting no quick resolution to a potentially damaging log-jam....
10:13 2019-06-19

NBA Playoffs: Kawhi, Raptors clinch first NBA Finals appearance The Toronto Raptors are headed to the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history after a thrilling 100-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals....
06:00 2019-05-26

BJP Set To Clinch A Rajya Sabha Seat From Odisha With BJD Backing The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday named Ashwini Baishnab, a former bureaucrat, as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha bypolls in Odisha, with the state's ruling Biju Janata Dal also announcing its......
00:13 2019-06-22

MLB roundup: Yankees notch 100th win to clinch AL East Masahiro Tanaka pitched seven effective innings, and four Yankees hit home runs as New York clinched the American League East title with a 9-1 victory over the visiting Los Angeles Angels on Thursday....
11:52 2019-09-20

NBA Finals: Raptors could make history and clinch championship with Game 5 win Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. ET on Monday at Scotiabank Arena in downtown Toronto. There will be several road closures and transit changes in effect for the game....
17:13 2019-06-10

Raptors hold off Warriors in Game 6 thriller to clinch first championship Toronto clinched the first championship in franchise history and ended Golden State's reign with a thrilling Game 6 victory.       ...
12:52 2019-06-14

New York Yankees double up on Boston Red Sox to clinch London series • Boston Red Sox 8-12 New York Yankees• Didi Gregorius keeps record home-run streak alive late onIt turned out to be a productive city break for the New York Yankees after they bade farewell to London by wrapping up their mini-series against the Boston Red Sox with a convincing 12-8 win at the Londo...
22:39 2019-06-30

Sweden pounce on sloppy England to clinch third place at World Cup Sweden benefited from poor defending and the video assistant referee to beat England 2-1 in the women's World Cup third place playoff match on Saturday....
20:52 2019-07-06

Monza F2: Aitken holds off King to clinch sprint race victory Renault Formula 1 junior Jack Aitken took a third win of the Formula 2 season at Monza following an epic battle with Jordan King and Ferrari junior Callum Ilott...
15:13 2019-09-08

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to clinch French Open Spain’s Rafael Nadal has won the French Open for the 12th time, beating his Austrian opponent Dominic Thiem over four sets. Thiem had drawn level, winning the second set before Nadal stormed back to win the title....
20:26 2019-06-09

Orioles surrender 259th home run to clinch ignominious record in loss to Rays Tampa Bay’s Austin Meadows put the O’s in the record book for most home runs allowed in a season, and the Rays tack on another for good measure in 5-2 win at Camden Yards....
11:13 2019-08-23

Odion Ighalo strengthens Golden Boot claim as Nigeria clinch third place at Africa Cup of Nations Odion Ighalo netted the only goal of the game and went off injured as Nigeria sealed victory over Tunisia in the third-place play-off at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday night....
00:13 2019-07-18

No guarantee these Red Sox are playoff-bound It hasn’t gotten to the point where the funeral directors in Boston can begin preparing Fenway Park for an AL East wake. No need to reserve New England’s living room from two-to-four and seven-to-nine when it comes to the Red Sox repeating as divisional champs. Not time to open a cash bar for the ba...
14:26 2019-08-03

Red Sox start playoff push, get Cashner from O's Andrew Cashner, who is 9-3 with a 3.83 ERA in 17 starts for the Orioles this season, had been traded to the Red Sox in exchange for two minor league prospects....
03:00 2019-07-14

Where Yankees stand in this crucial playoff war TORONTO — Presented with an opportunity to end a long road trip on a very high note the Yankees exited Canada with two losses in three games to the rebuilding Blue Jays, and lost ground to the Astros in the race for home-field advantage in the ALCS. “Losing sucks every time,’’ Aaron Boone said follo...
08:39 2019-09-16

The Mets’ playoff chances are skyrocketing For all of the laughing over Brodie Van Wagenen’s trade deadline strategy, maybe — just maybe — he had the right idea in mind. If nothing else, he’s made things interesting. Last week, the Mets’ playoff chances stood at 3.9 percent on Fangraphs, a season low, and Van Wa...
22:39 2019-08-01

Why Yankees’ greatest playoff fear isn’t all that daunting The Rays, Astros, Indians, A’s and Twins began the weekend ranked 1-5 for best ERAs in the AL. The Yankees were sixth. That feels revelatory because the Astros, Yankees and Twins are probably winning division titles, and the two wild-card spots will come from the Rays, Indians and A’s. But the...
02:00 2019-09-15

Pavan wins BMW International Open after playoff MUNICH (AP) — Andrea Pavan defeated Matthew Fitzpatrick in a playoff to win the BMW International Open on Sunday. The Italian carded a bogey-free 6-under 66 in the final round to finish 15-under 273 overall, as did Fitzpatrick (69) after a bogey on the 17th hole. The English player birdied the final...
20:39 2019-06-23

Truex Jr. wins playoff opener at Las Vegas Martin Truex Jr. did not arrive at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for Sunday night's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series opening race of the 10-event, 16-driver Playoffs on a hot streak....
12:13 2019-09-16

Woods commits to opening two playoff events Tiger Woods will return to action for the first two legs of the FedExCup playoffs, which will mark only the second time all year he has competed in consecutive weeks....
20:52 2019-07-31

| Maritzburg in pole position after two playoff wins Maritzburg United took a big step towards securing their Absa Premiership safety after recording a hard-fought victory over Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila....
08:52 2019-05-23

Saints fan drops lawsuit against NFL for playoff no-call NEW ORLEANS — An attorney and New Orleans Saints fan said Monday he will go no further with his court fight against the NFL over game officials’ failure to call an obvious penalty at a crucial point in a January playoff game. The no-call helped the Los Angeles Rams beat the Saints and advance ...
16:39 2019-09-10

Yankees still have no clear answer to key playoff question LOS ANGELES — Barring what would be an unforgiveable collapse that would cause a drastic upheaval from top to bottom in the Yankees’ organization, the AL East leaders will avoid the AL wild-card game and participate in the best-of-five ALDS. With an eight-game lead over the second-place Rays in the ...
04:52 2019-08-24

MLB playoff push: Here are the NL teams that will be playing in October SportsPulse: We are just six weeks away from playoff baseball. Our MLB insider Bob Nightengale predicts who in the NL will be playing October baseball.       ...
00:39 2019-08-15

Verona promoted to Serie A after playoff win over Cittadella VERONA, Italy (AP) — Hellas Verona will be back in Serie A next season after a one-year absence after beating nine-man Cittadella 3-0 in the second leg of their promotion playoff on Sunday to win 3-2 on aggregate. Cittadella had been hoping to earn promotion to the top flight of Italian soccer for t...
02:13 2019-06-03

Mets not ready to give up on NL playoff race PHILADELPHIA — The Cubs had already lost. No matter what happens the rest of the way, that will always be a part of the daily equation the next 29 days. The Cubs had gotten themselves good and shut out at Wrigley Field by the Brewers, so that meant someone on the field at Citizens Bank......
10:13 2019-09-01

Where every playoff contender stands after the trade deadline The dust has settled, the deals have been made and there are no August trades to fall back on this year. Who's in good shape for October, and who's in trouble?...
17:13 2019-08-05

MLB playoff push: Here are the AL teams that will be playing in October SportsPulse: We are just six weeks away from playoff baseball. Our MLB insider Bob Nightengale predicts who in the AL will be playing October baseball.       ...
00:39 2019-08-15

Opinion: If it wants to take next step, Big 12 needs to win in the College Football Playoff Oklahoma has made the College Football Playoff three of the last four seasons. But for the Big 12 to take the next step it must win on biggest stage.       ...
03:39 2019-07-16

Bryson DeChambeau looking to recreate some playoff magic There is no better poster child for the change to the PGA Tour schedule than Bryson DeChambeau, who enters this week’s Northern Trust at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City as the defending champion — as well the player who won the first two of four FedEx Cup playoff events a year ago, but......
10:00 2019-08-07

J.A. Happ is making his playoff case to Yankees Anyone can do the math, and that would include members of the Yankees rotation. With a limited number of slots available for postseason starts, two of them locks for Masahiro Tanaka and James Paxton and a third likely reserved for Luis Severino if he is healthy when October rolls around, that leaves...
06:52 2019-09-02

Indians are the playoff nightmare Yankees should want to avoid The formula is basic and stands the test of time: If the Twins are in the playoff hunt, then the Yankees should desire to play them. Or do you think they’d rather take their chances against these Indians? These Indians who treated Yankee Stadium like their personal Xanadu on Thursday night? By thras...
13:26 2019-08-16

Transfer window: team-by-team guide to the Premier League summer deals Arsenal had a busy deadline day with the signings of David Luiz and Kieran Tierney to strengthen the defence, while Aston Villa spent £146m on 13 new players, Brighton invested shrewdly and Manchester City had reason to be pleased with their businessWhisper it but Arsenal have completed a transfer w...
22:26 2019-08-09

Team GB relay team disqualified after reserve shot putter is accidentally registered "UK Athletics Director Neil Black says it is \"absolutely gutting\" Great Britain were disqualified from the 4x400m relay in the European Athletics Team Championships because a reserve shot putter was registered in the lineup by mistake."...
19:00 2019-08-12

The Orioles Probably Didn't Even Notice They Were Eliminated From Playoff Contention The Orioles brought the inevitable to reality on Friday, officially getting eliminated from playoff contention with a 7-1 loss to the Rays. All things considered, the news probably isn’t hitting the clubhouse too hard. For one thing, the players will get a much-needed break away from this hellish se...
00:13 2019-08-25

NASCAR notebook: Hamlin comfortable as playoff favorite If you tout Denny Hamlin as a favorite to win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship this season, don't expect the driver of the No. 11 Joe Gibbs racing Toyota to contradict you....
23:52 2019-08-31

Wiesberger wins Scottish Open in playoff over Hebert Austrian Bernd Wiesberger made hard work of it but eventually won the Scottish Open when he beat Benjamin Hebert in a playoff in North Berwick on Sunday....
04:52 2019-07-15

Moffitt wins at Canadian Tire, notches second playoff win BOWMAVILLE, ONTARIO - Past NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series races on the historical and scenic Canadian Tire Motorsport Park road course have ended in hot tempers and dramatic last-lap passes....
03:26 2019-08-26

Joe Panik is already feeling the effects of Mets’ playoff push The feeling was strange, but sweet. It was unfamiliar, yet comfortable. For the first time, Joe Panik was playing for an organization other than the Giants. For the first time in eight years, the former St. John’s star was playing for his hometown team. After being designated for assignment by the t...
08:39 2019-08-10

The College Football Playoff fix the sport is reluctant to make It has been 150 years since college football was born at Rutgers. And, still, somehow — 116 years after the first World Series, 90 years since the first NCAA Tournament, 41 years since college football’s first Division I-AA playoff — the FBS remains embarrassingly incapable of crowning a champion in...
05:39 2019-08-27

Indians 3B Ramírez out with broken hand for playoff push Indians third baseman José Ramírez needs surgery on broken right hand, major blow to club's postseason hopes       ...
19:26 2019-08-25

Johnson starts playoff push from No. 5 spot at Brickyard Jimmie Johnson will begin his last-gasp playoff push from the No. 5 starting spot after qualifying at 185.181 mph       ...
22:00 2019-09-08

Wiesberger beats Hebert in Scottish Open playoff Bernd Wiesberger beat Benjamin Hebert on the third playoff hole at the Scottish Open on Sunday for his sixth European Tour title        ...
22:26 2019-07-15

The Mets have a secret weapon for their final playoff push Even when they ranked among the industry’s higher rollers, the Mets routinely found themselves plagued by organizational depth concerns. Or have you forgotten how they placed the fate of their 2006 season in the hands of erratic Oliver Perez (he pitched well!), turned similarly in 2007 to a gassed T...
04:39 2019-09-20

Tucson Sugar Skulls to battle for playoff lives TUCSON – The expansion professional indoor football team the Tucson Sugar Skulls have a chance to make it to the post season.  If the Sugar Skulls can beat Quad City on Saturday at the TCC they’ll advance to the playoffs.  Here’s more from Sunday’s sportscast:...
07:52 2019-06-10

Kentucky offers last 1.5-mile NASCAR stop before Cup playoff NASCAR drivers know that little data from Kentucky Speedway's unique 1.5-mile layout can be applied to remainder of the intermediate tracks on the Cup schedule       ...
03:26 2019-07-13

NHL to consider expanding video review after playoff officiating debacle BOSTON (AP) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league will consider expanded video review after a couple of high-profile missed calls during the playoffs. During his annual state of the NHL speech prior to Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final, Bettman says general managers will discuss potential ex...
05:26 2019-05-28

Bundesliga Relegation Playoff Live: Stuttgart in Berlin The domestic season in Germany approaches an end. First, Union Berlin are hoping to be the first second-division team since 2012 to beat their top-flight opponents and secure Bundesliga status. Follow live updates here!...
18:00 2019-05-27

What Domingo Germán’s absence would mean for Yankees’ playoff plans After overcoming injuries to key players from spring training to the final two weeks of the season on the way to an AL East title, the Yankees’ postseason hopes took a colossal dip Thursday due to something a lot more serious than a strained oblique. Major League Baseball announced Thursday that 18-...
19:13 2019-09-20

Kawhi Leonard caps epic playoff run as NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to the first championship in team history and became the third player to win Finals MVP with two different teams.       ...
12:52 2019-06-14

Team GB to send biggest ever team to overseas Olympics at Tokyo 2020 • Chef de mission hoping for 380 athletes in Tokyo• Paralympic team to decrease slightly on RioGreat Britain is on course to send its biggest team to an overseas Olympics, with the aim of staying in the “upper echelons” of the medal table at Tokyo 2020.Team GB recorded their best results since 1908 ...
00:01 2019-07-19

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Afghanistan star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's outsiders Afghanistan....
13:13 2019-05-24

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Australia star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with defending champions Australia....
13:13 2019-05-24

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: New Zealand star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's New Zealand....
13:52 2019-05-26

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Sri Lanka star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's Sri Lanka....
17:26 2019-05-27

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: England star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, starting with the host nation, England....
08:39 2019-05-23

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Pakistan star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's the 2017 Champions Trophy winners, Pakistan....
08:39 2019-05-23

FIFA 19 TOTS LATAM FUT Team Revealed: New Ultimate Team Player upgrades from EA Sports EA Sports has revealed the FIFA 19 Team of the Season for the best from Mexican, Argentinian, Colombian and Chilean leagues in the LATAM. Here's everything you need to know....
20:00 2019-06-14

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: India star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup, continuing with the strongly-fancied India....
12:52 2019-05-25

Cricket World Cup 2019 team-by-team guide: Bangladesh star men, strengths and weaknesses In a series of articles, Standard Sport takes a look at the ten teams bidding for glory at the ten teams bidding for glory at the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Next up, it's a Bangladesh side with a history of causing World Cup upsets....
12:52 2019-05-25

Olympic gold medalist bobsledder looking to leave Team Canada for Team USA after filing harassment claim Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kaillie Humphries asked to be released from Team Canada in order to compete for Team USA after accusing Bobsleigh Canada of harassment....
23:39 2019-09-13

NBA draft grades 2019: Breaking down all 60 picks team-by-team The NBA draft featured plenty of trades, a few big surprises and its usual array of entertaining suits. The Post’s Zach Braziller was there to take it all in and he presents his grades for the festive evening: Atlanta Hawks No. 4: De’Andre Hunter, SF, Virginia No. 10: Cam Reddish, SF, Duke No. 34: B...
00:52 2019-06-22

Team USA men’s team falls to Mexico in Gold Cup Championship in Chicago CHICAGO (AP) – U.S. men failed to follow the example of American women, showing just how far they are from success. Both Team USA & Team Mexico's soccer squads are popular in the Tucson-area. -Which team were -you- cheering for in the Championship game of the Gold Cup (played in Chicago)?...
11:00 2019-07-08

Tour de France 2019: full team-by-team guide Our in-depth look at every team, the riders to watch and the cast of characters tearing through FrancePerennial French challengers who’ll come to the fore when the race goes uphill (which this year is pretty much straight away). Expect to see their brown shorts in plenty of breaks, especially if/whe...
13:00 2019-06-30

A team-by-team look at baseball's draft from 1996-2018 Using the search engine at Baseball-Reference.com, The Associated Press evaluated each team's draft performance from 1996 through 2018        ...
11:00 2019-06-03

Behind Team USA's debacle: Five reasons U.S. national team faltered Team USA lost in the World Cup quarterfinals to France, ending a 58-game winning streak with NBA players in international competition.       ...
08:52 2019-09-12

Trudeau says family ‘extremely excited’ about Raptors historic playoff run Justin Trudeau says his son is a massive Raptors fan who has been staying up later than usual to watch the team play in the NBA Eastern Conference final....
00:26 2019-05-25

Rival Red Sox offer alluring playoff matchup for juggernaut Yankees If not for the meritocracy that rightly determines home-field advantage for baseball’s postseason, I’d take Aaron Boone aside early Friday afternoon and offer him some free advice: “Take the weekend off.” Yup, I’d urge him to urge his players to tank this rivalry series against the Red Sox, which ki...
23:00 2019-09-05

After breaking leg in playoff loss, QB Noah Kim is back to lead Westfield The Virginia Tech commit faced a long road back to last Friday's win, but he appears to be his old self as the Bulldogs remain a top team in the area....
21:00 2019-09-05

‘Playoff Emma is having some fun!’ Mystics’ reserved Meesseman puts on a show. The Belgian forward, rejuvenated after sitting out the WNBA season last year, has scored 57 points and made nearly two-thirds of her shots in two playoff games....
00:52 2019-09-22

Luis Severino itching for next phase of Yankees playoff audition TRENTON — Luis Severino says he’s ready to rejoin the Yankees’ rotation. Wednesday night’s start at Arm & Hammer Park may have been the final step in his rehab process before potentially rejoining the Yankees after the team returns to The Bronx to face the Angels next week. “I feel good, I feel very...
08:26 2019-09-12

Lampard, Terry subplot in Premier League playoff match Derby and Aston Villa meet at Wembley Stadium on Monday in the League Championship playoff final as they look to secure promotion to the Premier League        ...
13:39 2019-05-24

The AHL Playoff MVP Made Some Buffalo Wings Inside The Damn Calder Cup One of the best traditions in hockey is the customary “players’ day with the Cup” that happens after a team wins a championship. And while the St. Louis Blues are gallivanting around with the Stanley Cup doing god knows that, we can say with some certainty that the Calder Cup, which is given to the ...
20:00 2019-08-27

Stanley Cup playoff schedule: Results, dates, times, TV for NHL postseason The Boston Bruins will host Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Memorial Day against the winner of the San Jose Sharks-St. Louis Blues series.        ...
22:13 2019-05-21

Martin Truex Jr. storms to win in NASCAR playoff opener in Las Vegas Martin Truex Jr., who won the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series championship, opened the 2019 playoffs with the win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.       ...
14:00 2019-09-16

The five biggest Week 2 games that will impact the College Football Playoff The season is young, but stakes are high. Five games in Week 2 that will impact the College Football Playoff, led by Clemson-Texas A&M and LSU-Texas.       ...
23:52 2019-09-06

Week 4 games that will impact the College Football Playoff race Week 4 has several intriguing games that will impact the College Football Playoff, led by Georgia-Notre Dame and Michigan-Wisconsin.       ...
19:13 2019-09-20

NBA playoff schedule: Conference finals matchups, dates and TV times The long regular season is over and it's finally playoff time. The quest for the Larry O'Brien Trophy and the NBA championship is on.        ...
22:13 2019-05-21

Johnson blames '25 bad races' for NASCAR Cup Series playoff failure Jimmie Johnson blamed his first-ever failure to qualify for NASCAR's playoffs on '25 bad races' rather than the Indianapolis crash that ended his chance of being a Cup title contender...
15:13 2019-09-09

Brian Cashman has no hesitation about Domingo German playoff plan The three weeks Domingo German spent on the injured list with a hip flexor injury might keep him away from an innings limit. And if the Yankees reach the postseason, the club won’t curb the ace right-hander’s workload. “There are no innings limits when you are in October,’’ general manager Brian Cas...
13:26 2019-08-16

Fan at Los Angeles Sparks playoff game tackled after rushing the court In a scary moment, a fan at the Los Angeles Sparks' playoff game rushed the court to approach Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike with something in his hand.       ...
14:00 2019-09-16

Conn Smythe Trophy winners: Stanley Cup playoff MVPs St. Louis Blues forward Ryan O'Reilly is the latest winner of the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP. A look at recent winners.       ...
15:13 2019-06-13

Tiger to play gallery-free early in playoff opener Liberty National was damaged by a heavy storm Wednesday, and PGA Tour officials decided to keep spectators from entering until 10 a.m. ET Thursday -- meaning some groups won't have galleries early....
11:00 2019-08-08

Double whammy shows the tenuousness of Mets’ playoff dream ATLANTA — The Braves have so much athleticism and talent, starting with leadoff slugger Ronald Acuna Jr., who wrecked the Mets on Tuesday night. The Mets only have so much depth and talent, that is one of their biggest problems, and in the 5-3 defeat at SunTrust Park they lost their best hitter, Jef...
13:26 2019-08-14

Hefty challenge stands between Yankees and playoff game changer The luxury of nestling within the friendly confines of The Bronx are all but over following the Yankees’ 8-4 defeat to the Indians on Sunday. For not only does the team with the AL’s best record face a daunting nine-game trip to the West Coast that features three in Oakland, a headline weekend serie...
07:13 2019-08-19

Detroit Lions haven't won a playoff game in exactly 10,000 days Just two major American professional sports have gone longer than the Detroit Lions without advancing in the playoffs. Today marks 10,000 days.        ...
15:00 2019-05-23

The 10 games that could unexpectedly trip up each College Football Playoff contenders Contenders for the College Football Playoff will always be motivated by their biggest games. But sometimes it is the unlikely ones that doom a season.       ...
11:39 2019-08-29

What Domingo Germán’s absence means for Yankees’ playoff plans After overcoming injuries to key players from spring training to the final two weeks of the season on the way to an AL East title, the Yankees’ postseason hopes took a colossal dip Thursday due to something a lot more serious than a strained oblique. Major League Baseball announced Thursday that 18-...
23:13 2019-09-20

The Mystics’ historic regular season isn’t over yet, but they have flipped into playoff mode Washington has broken several franchise and league records this regular season. "I ignore it," Coach and General Manager Mike Thibault said. "Mainly because none of that matters if you don't win at the end."...
13:39 2019-09-06

MLB playoff rankings: Eight best World Series bets after the trade deadline Baseball's trade deadline has passed and the league's contenders had varying levels of success in acquiring additional assets. Who's in the best shape?       ...
04:26 2019-08-01

Tiger battling back stiffness ahead of playoff opener Tiger Woods on Wednesday said stiffness in his surgically repaired back had limited his ability to practice ahead of the Northern Trust Open, which kicks off the PGA Tour playoffs on Thursday in Jersey City....
18:39 2019-08-08

The five biggest Week 1 games that will impact the College Football Playoff The season is young, but that doesn't mean the stakes are low. Five games in Week 1 that will impact the College Football Playoff, led by Oregon-Auburn       ...
02:39 2019-08-31

NFL bets: Browns have better postseason odds than eight 2018 playoff teams The New England Patriots have an NFL-best 84.2 percent chance of making the playoffs, while the Miami Dolphins have just an 8.6 percent change of appearing in the 2019 postseason, according to an online sports book....
20:26 2019-06-17

MLB playoff picture: Updated look at division, wild card races The division races are all but decided in the American and National League, but the wild card races are still up for grabs.       ...
22:52 2019-09-09

UA Hockey team votes Bayley Marshall team MVP TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats hockey star Bayley Marshall was named the team’s Most Valuable Player. Marshall earned that honor after a team vote. The Wildcats forward had one of the most impressive seasons in Wildcat hockey history, scoring 27 goals, with 47 assists for a total of 74 points...
18:52 2019-06-27

Alabama Wants Students To Exchange Their Privacy For College Football Playoff Tickets The fervor that students who attend SEC schools have for their respective football programs is so well known that it’s become cliché for religious comparisons to be made. But for University of Alabama coach Nick Saban, that level of fandom has just not been cutting it lately, and he’s gone so far as...
21:26 2019-09-14

Todd Frazier power show keeps Mets in thick of playoff race Several times, the Mets have looked cooked. On multiple occasions, Todd Frazier’s with the club appeared to be coming to an end. The Mets would go on long losing stretches, flirting with irrelevance. The veteran third baseman from New Jersey would go weeks without meaningful offensive production, dr...
08:26 2019-09-12

Ten games that will determine which teams make the College Football Playoff field The college football season is a marathon and not a sprint. Along the way, there will be 10 games to decide the College Football Playoff field.       ...
18:13 2019-08-21

Dearica Hamby Wins Playoff Game With Absurd Steal-And-Heave The Las Vegas Aces and Chicago Sky went back and forth throughout today’s highly entertaining single-elimination playoff game, and as the final seconds were ticking away, it looked like the Sky were on their way to escaping with a 92-90 win. That is not what happened....
05:52 2019-09-16

Tiger Woods withdraws from PGA Tour playoff event with oblique strain Tiger Woods withdrew several hours before his scheduled second round tee time at the Northern Trust on Friday due to an oblique strain.        ...
17:13 2019-08-09

Relegation playoff: Union Berlin seal valuable away goals in Stuttgart Second-division Union Berlin managed to equalize twice and ensure a 2-2 draw in the first leg of the relegation playoff against top-flight Stuttgart. The pair of away goals gives the underdogs a slight advantage....
00:13 2019-05-24

Pete Alonso is keeping Mets alive in crazy playoff hunt This pit of scorching snakes was no match Monday night for the world’s greatest Polar Bear exhibit. As well as the Diamondbacks have played over the past two weeks to surge into serious NL wild-card contention, there are just games Pete “Polar Bear” Alonso places this Mets lineup on his back and ref...
08:39 2019-09-10

Opinion: Why college football needs new blood to break through current playoff blockade The College Football Playoff has been dominated by Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma and Ohio State but the sport needs new teams to breakthrough.       ...
15:00 2019-08-30

Kevin Harvick wins caution-plagued Brickyard 400 as playoff field is set The 2014 NASCAR champion dominated Sunday, leading 118 of the 160 laps on an afternoon filled with yellow flags and playoff intrigue.        ...
01:52 2019-09-11

Meet the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff drivers Sixteen drivers have earned the right to compete for the championship that will be decided on Nov. 17 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.       ...
08:52 2019-09-12

2019 MLB playoff schedule: Dates, TV channels for postseason, World Series The 2019 MLB postseason begins on Oct. 1 and can go all the way to Oct. 30, if the World Series reaches seven games.       ...
12:39 2019-09-19

College Football Playoff projection: Clemson, followed by SEC's LSU, Alabama, Georgia This is when everyone gets very excited because a bunch of SEC teams at the top of the rankings, or else they get very upset. Relax, y’all.       ...
07:13 2019-09-09

Mets understand their fragile playoff dream amid Cubs series Treading water is certainly useful, but at some point it’s either sink or swim. The Mets may have reached that juncture in their schedule that tells them if they are swimmers or sinkers. Three games against the Cubs at Citi Field beginning Tuesday night will have all the trappings of a postseason se...
05:39 2019-08-27

After playoff heartbreak and roster turnover, Raptors are ready for Finals close-up Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri and all-star guard Kyle Lowry are eagerly anticipating the start of the NBA Finals, which stands as a big payoff for a rocky summer....
17:13 2019-05-30

Jimmie Johnson's last-gasp battle for 2019 NASCAR Cup playoff place Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson is on the cusp of missing the playoffs title shootout for the first time in his career, with just two races until the cut-off...
19:52 2019-08-30

Jose Ramirez injury delivers huge blow to Indians’ playoff push CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians have been dealt a major blow at the worst time possible. Third baseman José Ramírez, whose hitting tear has aligned with Cleveland’s surge in the standings, needs surgery on his broken right hand and will be sidelined indefinitely as the Indians try to catch M...
21:52 2019-08-25

NFL labor talks could include 18-game season, more playoff teams, new marijuana policy As discussions between the league and players' union heat up, some owners appear willing to compromise on marijuana policy and the commissioner’s disciplinary authority....
04:26 2019-05-30

NASCAR notebook: Johnson weathers collision, sees Playoff position improve Nineteenth wasn't what Jimmie Johnson wanted in his first race with Cliff Daniels as his crew chief, but solid runs in the first two stages of Sunday's GoBowling at The Glen were enough to lift the seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion into a tie for 16th in the series standings, the ...
10:26 2019-08-05

Giving fans T-shirts for playoff games has become NBA tradition, but process isn't easy NBA fans receiving T-shirts for playoff games has become a league tradition, but the process for teams is more complicated than you might think.        ...
14:00 2019-06-05

Michigan showed it is a pretender, while Wisconsin joined the College Football Playoff contenders Two programs going in different directions played in Madison. Wisconsin proved to be a College Football Playoff contender and Michigan showed it is a pretender.       ...
22:52 2019-09-21

Football Four Playoff Projection: Clemson, LSU, Alabama, Oklahoma plus Georgia, Ohio State Football Four Playoff projection: It's Clemson, Alabama -- and also LSU, Oklahoma, Georgia and Ohio State. Shake 'em up, pull 'em from a hat.       ...
14:00 2019-09-16

Jerry Jones spins Ezekiel Elliott contract drama into playoff chatter Jerry Jones doesn’t appear to be overly concerned about the possibility of Ezekiel Elliott missing the regular season. Addressing his prized running back’s holdout Wednesday, the Cowboys owner is already thinking ahead to the postseason, believing Elliott can carry the team in the playof...
02:26 2019-08-29

Ex-Cowboys WR Dez Bryant trolls Dean Blandino with shoes commemorating playoff no-catch Dez Bryant hasn't forgotten the dreaded no-catch from the playoff game vs. the Packers at Lambeau. He wants to make sure Dean Blandino didn't either.       ...
18:39 2019-09-04

Martin Truex Jr. wins playoff race at Richmond to continue Joe Gibbs Racing dominance Martin Truex Jr. swept the season's two stops at Richmond to give Joe Gibbs Racing 15 wins in 27 races this year.       ...
09:13 2019-09-22

As Martin Truex Jr. celebrates NASCAR playoff win, Gibbs teammates leave Las Vegas frustrated Of the four Joe Gibbs Racing teams that visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway this past weekend for the NASCAR playoff opener, only one left happy.       ...
01:52 2019-09-17

Opinion: Roethlisberger, Brees injuries shake up NFL playoff races, force hard look at the future Perhaps it’s not over yet for Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger. But one way or another, at the moment the Steelers and Saints are forced to adjust.       ...
01:52 2019-09-17

Patrick Reed finishes strong for victory at FedEx Cup playoff-opening Northern Trust Patrick Reed scored his first victory since winning the 2018 Masters with a one-shot victory in the FedEx Cup playoff-opening Northern Trust.        ...
15:39 2019-08-12

Bowl projections: Clemson, Alabama, Oklahoma and Ohio State in College Football Playoff field The first week of the college football season is here. The preseason bowl projections predict the playoff field and the rest of the postseason lineup.       ...
22:26 2019-08-27

Feuding Ryan Newman, Daniel Suarez set to battle for final NASCAR playoff berths at Brickyard Daniel Suarez and Ryan Newman, who tangled with each other at Darlington, sit tied for the final playoff spot heading into the regular-season finale.       ...
18:39 2019-09-05

Erik Jones seeks to boost NASCAR playoff position, shore up contract with Joe Gibbs Racing Erik Jones vaulted to the plus side of the playoff bubble with a strong July, now he seeks a win and a contract extension to cement his position.       ...
16:52 2019-08-01

Dodgers rip 4 homers in 6-3 win over Phillies Max Muncy, Joc Pederson, Corey Seager and Enriquè Hernàndez homered, powering the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the opener of a series matching the National League's two best teams        ...
08:00 2019-06-01

Dodgers outslug Cubs with 4 homers to win 7-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Max Muncy and David Freese hit two-run homers to back Clayton Kershaw as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. The NL West-leading Dodgers rallied from a 3-0 deficit after Kyle Schwarber and Kris Bryan...
10:52 2019-06-14

Dodgers call up future ace ‘Gingergaard’ The Los Angeles Dodgers reportedly called up their top pitching prospect on Wednesday and he already is drawing comparisons to Noah Syndergaard. Dustin May — nicknamed “Gingergaard” — will make his major league debut Friday against the San Diego Padres. The 21-year-old May, who was a thi...
06:13 2019-08-01

The Dodgers' Best Reliever Is Their Backup Catcher I regret to inform you that the Los Angeles Dodgers, a powerhouse that always seems to find new sources of talent whenever it needs, have a new shutdown reliever on their hands. He’s short, he’s Canadian, and he simply cannot be touched....
19:13 2019-08-28

Ryu strong again as Dodgers get past Marlins 2-1 Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven strong innings and combined with Kenta Maeda and Kenley Jansen to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Miami Marlins 2-1       ...
14:13 2019-07-20

Schoenfield: Even the Dodgers' rookies are out of this world Will Smith followed fellow rookies Matt Beaty and Alex Verdugo by capping off a weekend of walk-off homers in L.A., showing the Dodgers' depth knows no bounds....
07:13 2019-06-24

Tatis Jr. homers twice as Padres top Dodgers 5-3 Fernando Tatis Jr. homered twice and had four RBIs and Manuel Margot also homered Sunday and the San Diego Padres rolled into the All-Star break on a three-game winning streak after a 5-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.       ...
04:26 2019-07-08

The Dodgers Did What They Are Built To Do: Hurt People You can look at what happened to the Mets in Los Angeles last night—blowing an 8-3 lead in the final three innings and getting walked off by the Dodgers—as yet another example of the hopeless and bumbling Mets hopelessly bumbling to an embarrassing result. That’s fair enough, because the Mets are th...
20:00 2019-05-30

Ryu dominant again, Dodgers blank Mets 2-0 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu was all but untouchable in May. His final start of the month was no different Thursday night as the left-hander pitched four-hit ball into the eighth inning of his latest dominant outing, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-0 win over the New York Mets. Chris Taylo...
08:52 2019-05-31

Rizzo’s 2-run HR in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. The Cubs blew early leads and got outscored 12-6 in losing the first two games of the series...
11:00 2019-06-16

Dodgers go dark in spotlight again with All-Star let down The Los Angeles Dodgers put on another disappointing show in the national spotlight, with Clayton Kershaw, Cody Bellinger and others struggling during the National League's 4-3 loss to the American League in the All-Star Game       ...
06:00 2019-07-10

Dodgers’ Seager goes on IL with strained hamstring LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers have placed shortstop Corey Seager on the injured list with a left hamstring strain. The move made Thursday is the result of Seager getting hurt in the ninth inning of a loss to the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday. The Dodgers say he had an MR...
03:00 2019-06-14

Buehler’s 16 Ks, Beaty’s HR help Dodgers beat Rox 4-2 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Walker Buehler struck out a career-high 16 in his first complete game and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied on Matt Beaty’s two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to beat the Colorado Rockies 4-2 Friday night. With two outs, Max Muncy walked and Beaty followed with a shot to...
08:26 2019-06-22

Ryu dominates again, Dodgers beat Diamondbacks 9-0 PHOENIX (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu allowed three hits in seven scoreless innings, Cody Bellinger hit a two-run triple after a rare day off and the Los Angeles Dodgers stretched their winning streak to seven games with a 9-0 rout over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night. Ryu (9-1) needed 25 pitches to...
07:39 2019-06-05

Team GB relay team disqualified after 'technical error' sees reserve shot putter named in line-up Great Britain's disqualification from the men's 4x400m relay at the European Athletics Team Championships after a reserve shot putter was named in the line-up by mistake has been blamed on a "technical error"....
10:39 2019-08-12

Dodgers’ Will Smith belts 2 HRs to help ‘Gingergaard’ pick up 1st MLB win MIAMI — Even by the Dodgers’ high-scoring standards, Tuesday night was extraordinary. Rookie Will Smith achieved another milestone in the storybook start to his big league career with his first two-homer game, and Los Angeles twice hit back-to-back homers to pound the Miami Marlins 15-1. Cody ...
17:00 2019-08-14

Dodgers fuming after Phils' Neris curses them out The Dodgers are irate with Philadelphia Phillies reliever Hector Neris, who celebrated his save against them Thursday with a fist pump and then a stare-down into the Los Angeles dugout....
13:00 2019-07-19

Dodgers rally for 4 in 9th off Díaz to defeat Mets 9-8 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger hit a tying double in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs off All-Star closer Edwin Díaz to rally past the New York Mets 9-8 on Wednesday night. Joc Pederson and Max Muncy opened the bottom of the ninth with consecutive homers off Díaz (1-3...
11:26 2019-05-30

Mets suspect Dodgers’ sluggers ‘know what’s coming’ LOS ANGELES — Big swings, not many big misses. The Mets took notice in their 9-5 loss on Monday night at Dodgers Stadium just how often Los Angeles seemed to guess right at the plate. Amazin’. That got the Mets’ attention. On Tuesday night it was a different story as the Mets came away with......
05:13 2019-05-30

MLB power rankings: Yankees, Dodgers tie for the top spot After putting on a historic weekend show in London, the Yankees move up to tie the Dodgers atop this week's MLB power rankings.       ...
13:52 2019-07-01

Astros lead way with 6 All-Stars; Dodgers among clubs with 4 NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole and four of their Houston Astros teammates will lead the American League squad at the All-Star Game in Cleveland on July 9. Major League Baseball unveiled full rosters for the midsummer showcase Sunday, and the Astros top all big league clubs with six pl...
00:26 2019-07-01

Patience with Dodgers’ Gavin Lux will pay off for fantasy owners It’s September, so you know what that means: Your social media feeds are filled with “back to school” photos of kids you don’t even know, holding up signs telling you what grade they’re in and what snacks they like, while parents post captions saying, “Kyle’s first day of 11th grade. #newbackpack #t...
03:13 2019-09-08

Mets cave to Dodgers in what could be final dagger The Mets were six outs away from surviving the Dodgers and leaving Citi Field on Sunday night with a critical series win. Then the bullpen pulled its old tricks, and the Mets flew to Colorado with their season on life support. In the rubber match of a series with high-end pitching matchups and high-...
08:39 2019-09-16

Dodgers rebound in 10-5 win over Rockies for series split Joc Pederson had three hits and three RBIs, Matt Beaty doubled twice and drove in two, and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied past the Colorado Rockies 10-5 to split their four-game series       ...
03:13 2019-07-01

Dodgers recall LHP Ferguson, option RHP Sadler The Los Angeles Dodgers recalled left-hander Caleb Ferguson prior to Thursday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies, while right-hander Casey Sadler was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City....
18:39 2019-07-18

MLB roundup: Harper rescues Phils in 9th vs. Dodgers Bryce Harper capped a dramatic rally by doubling home two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning off Kenley Jansen to lift the host Philadelphia Phillies past the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-8 on Tuesday....
12:39 2019-07-17

How many bad teams would it take to beat the Astros, Dodgers or Yankees? We picked the best players from the worst rosters in baseball and pitted them against the game's big three. The results reflect the absurdity of our era....
18:26 2019-09-13

Dodgers rally for 4 in 9th against Díaz to defeat Mets 9-8 Cody Bellinger hit a tying double in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs off All-Star closer Edwin Díaz to rally past the New York Mets 9-8        ...
10:00 2019-05-30

Dodgers rally for 4 in 9th off Díaz to defeat Mets 9-8 Cody Bellinger hit a tying double in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs off All-Star closer Edwin Díaz to rally past the New York Mets 9-8        ...
09:26 2019-05-30

Dodgers vs. Pirates: Hyun-Jin Ryu will dominate Pittsburgh again A playground in Chelsea designed for NYCHA residents was set to open in three weeks. Total cost: $770,000. Odds are no one will set foot on the area. A plan is in place for a building to be constructed in the exact same spot. … So remember, if you enjoy people that waste $770,000 of......
02:39 2019-05-26

Dodgers slug 7 homers in 16-9 victory over Rockies Joc Pederson homered twice and drove in five runs before running into the right-field wall on a spectacular catch in the fifth inning, Gavin Lux scored three runs in his major-league debut, and the Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Colorado Rockies 16-9       ...
13:00 2019-09-03

Dodgers fear Seager has serious hamstring strain Corey Seager pulled up lame while attempting to score in the ninth inning Tuesday, and Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said "early indications" were that Seager has a Grade "2-plus" strain....
11:13 2019-06-12

Dodgers break NL record for homers in a season The Los Angeles Dodgers broke the National League record for home runs in a season thanks to Joc Pederson's pair of homers against the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night....
09:39 2019-09-05

Jansen holds on as Dodgers edge Cubs Cody Bellinger hit a home run, and closer Kenley Jansen found a bit of redemption as the Los Angeles Dodgers earned a 3-2 victory Sunday over the visiting Chicago Cubs....
06:52 2019-06-17

Bellinger gets a day off as Dodgers open series in Arizona PHOENIX (AP) — Major league batting leader Cody Bellinger is sitting out the Los Angeles Dodgers’ series opener against the Diamondbacks in Arizona. Bellinger, who leads the majors with a .376 batting average with 20 home runs, is missing his third game of the season Monday to rest. Bellinger ...
03:26 2019-06-04

Dodgers C Martin records K in scoreless inning Dodgers catcher Russell Martin pitched a scoreless eighth inning Wednesday night, hitting 90 mph on the radar gun and even recording a strikeout, but the Diamondbacks won 8-2....
20:13 2019-06-27

Dodgers hold off Giants rally in 9th for 9-8 victory LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kyle Garlick, Austin Barnes and Joc Pederson each hit a two-run homer to help the Los Angeles Dodgers hold off the San Francisco Giants 9-8 on Thursday night. Pederson’s insurance homer ended up saving the Dodgers, who had a 9-4 lead going into the ninth before the Giants ra...
10:13 2019-06-21

YouTube’s first MLB game will be Phillies-Dodgers on July 18 YouTube’s first live broadcast of a Major League Baseball game will be July 18 when the Philadelphia Phillies host the Los Angeles Dodgers. MLB and YouTube are partnering to live stream 13 games after the All-Star break. They announced the deal in April. Viewers will be able to access the game...
02:26 2019-06-20

MLB roundup: Dodgers win 11-10 on Muncy walk-off double Max Muncy hit a game-ending two-run double in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a wild 11-10 victory over the visiting San Diego Padres on Sunday....
10:26 2019-08-05

Peralta’s hit gives D-Backs 3-2 win, stops Dodgers streak PHOENIX (AP) — Jarrod Dyson hit a tying double in the eighth inning with the help of Chase Field’s new artificial turf, David Peralta had a winning single in the 11th, and the Arizona Diamondbacks slowed the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 3-2 win Wednesday that avoided a three-game sweep. The two-...
04:39 2019-06-06

Will Smith’s 1st career HR lifts Dodgers over Phillies 4-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Will Smith hit a towering, tiebreaking home run in the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a 4-3 comeback victory over the Philadelphia Phillies Saturday night in a matchup of division leaders and the two best teams in the National League. With one out, Smit...
07:39 2019-06-02

Dodgers top Padres 6-4 in 10 after Jansen blows another save Kiké Hernández scored the tiebreaking run on shortstop Luis Urias' throwing error with two outs in the 10th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 6-4 after Kenley Jansen blew his seventh save on a wild pitch in the ninth       ...
11:39 2019-08-29

Red Sox hit 3 HRs, beat Dodgers 8-1 in World Series rematch Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out 10 and the Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 in rematch of the 2018 World Series       ...
05:52 2019-07-13

Dodgers set MLB home run record over five-game span It's been that kind of week for the Dodgers. After another four home run output, the Dodgers set a MLB record with 22 homers over a five-game stretch.       ...
21:26 2019-08-17

Braves use homers, better bullpen to beat Ryu, Dodgers 4-3 Josh Donaldson and Adam Duvall hit consecutive homers off Hyun-Jin Ryu to stir the largest crowd in SunTrust Park's 3-year history, and the faulty Atlanta bullpen redeemed itself for a change in the Atlanta Braves' 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles...       ...
06:39 2019-08-18

Martin 2-out, 2-run single in 9th, Dodgers edge Cards 2-1 Russell Martin drove a two-run, two-out single up the middle in the ninth inning for the Dodgers' 10th walk-off win of the season, and Los Angeles swept the St. Louis Cardinals with a 2-1 victory       ...
02:39 2019-08-08

Dodgers rip 4 HRs, beat Phillies 6-3 in matchup of NL's best Max Muncy, Joc Pederson, Corey Seager and Enriquè Hernàndez homered, powering the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the opener of a series matching the National League's two best teams        ...
10:26 2019-06-01

Benches clear at end of Diamondbacks’ 11-inning win over Dodgers LOS ANGELES — Instead of walking off with another win, the Los Angeles Dodgers walked right out onto the field to confront Archie Bradley. They were met by Bradley, Robbie Ray and the Arizona Diamondbacks, who had their own complaints about this extra-sensitive extra inning. Although no punches were...
11:26 2019-08-10

MLB roundup: Dodgers break NL homer record Joc Pederson hit two more home runs Wednesday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers set a National League record for homers in a season during a 7-3 victory that gave them a three-game sweep over the visiting Colorado Rockies....
11:13 2019-09-05

Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger looks lost against Yankees Cody Bellinger is a legitimate NL MVP candidate with 42 homers, 100 RBIs and a .312 batting average. But if the Yankees and Dodgers meet in the World Series, the left-handed hitting slugger could be faced with a bit of doubt after going 1-for-10 with a single and no RBIs in three weekend games at......
09:26 2019-08-26

Angels vs. Dodgers: Pitching matchup makes Under the bet The interleague battle for Los Angeles kicks off Monday with an up-and-coming ace going for the Angels and the NL Cy Young front-runner for the Dodgers. Hyun-Jin Ryu is off to a 9-1 record with a 1.35 ERA. As impressive as that is, he has been even more impressive since the start of May. In......
23:52 2019-06-10

Rockies end 12-game slide to LA, beat Dodgers 13-9 DENVER (AP) — Pinch-hitter Pat Valaika and David Dahl each homered in an eight-run fifth inning, Nolan Arenado had four hits including a home run and the Colorado Rockies beat Los Angeles 13-9 on Friday night, snapping a 12-game losing streak to the Dodgers. The Rockies withstood a three-run homer b...
07:13 2019-06-29

Prosecutors decline to charge Dodgers' Urias Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias will not face charges for his arrest on domestic violence at this time, the Los Angeles City Attorney says. Urias could still face discipline from Major League Baseball....
03:39 2019-06-04

Seven takeaways from Yankees-Dodgers weekend showdown Aaron Judge looked like his fearsome self as the Bronx Bombers slugged their way to a series win at L.A. But what did we learn about a potential October rematch?...
21:26 2019-08-26

Dodgers' Will Smith Launches One To Bel Air For Walk-Off Win Against Philadelphia Dodgers catcher Will Smith is not from West Philadelphia, neither born nor raised, and it’s not clear whether the playground was where he spent most of his days, but on Saturday he was certainly chillin’ out, maxin’, relaxin’ all cool while playing some baseball outside of the....101 Freeway? Whelp,...
17:52 2019-06-02

How new Dodgers’ voice is thriving in shadow of Vin Scully The Dodgers have made Joe Davis’ impossible job a manageable one. Davis had the unenviable task of stepping into the booth Vin Scully occupied for 67 years as the legendary voice of the Dodgers — first in Brooklyn, then in Los Angeles. Since Davis took over behind the mic in 2017, the Dodgers contin...
10:00 2019-08-23

Yankees slug 3 HRs off Kershaw to beat Dodgers 5-1 DJ LeMahieu, Aaron Judge and Mike Ford homered, Domingo Germán outdueled Clayton Kershaw for his major league-leading 17th win, and the New York Yankees defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1       ...
06:13 2019-08-26

MLB roundup: Kershaw exits before Dodgers win on walk-off HR Rookie Will Smith hit a walk-off home run in his fourth career game as the Los Angeles Dodgers remained undefeated in Clayton Kershaw starts with a 4-3 victory Saturday over the visiting Philadelphia Phillies....
17:13 2019-06-02

Taylor, Muncy help Dodgers stage another late win over Rox Chris Taylor drove in the go-ahead run with a bloop single during a four-run ninth, Max Muncy hit two of Los Angeles' six homers and the Dodgers won their 12th straight over Colorado by beating the Rockies 12-8 on Thursday night       ...
06:52 2019-06-28

Joe Girardi nearly became Dodgers manager before joining Yankees Joe Girardi’s managing career was moments away from taking a drastic turn. Former Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti joined Jon Heyman and Rob Bradford on the “Big Time Baseball” podcast on Monday and revealed that Girardi, who managed the Yankees from 2008-2017 and the Marlins in 2006, nearly lan...
21:52 2019-07-10

Dodgers’ Will Smith’s belts 2 HRs to help ‘Gingergaard’ pick up 1st MLB win MIAMI — Even by the Dodgers’ high-scoring standards, Tuesday night was extraordinary. Rookie Will Smith achieved another milestone in the storybook start to his big league career with his first two-homer game, and Los Angeles twice hit back-to-back homers to pound the Miami Marlins 15-1. Cody ...
13:26 2019-08-14

Yankees bash Dodgers into submission to snap skid LOS ANGELES — The two best teams in baseball met at a packed Dodger Stadium on Friday evening for the first of three interleague games that some believe is a tantalizing preview of what the World Series could look like. If that’s true, the Yankees sent a message by flexing their significant muscles ...
16:00 2019-08-24

Buehler, Muncy lead Dodgers to 1-0 shutout of Giants Walker Buehler and two relievers combined on a five-hitter and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat ace Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants 1-0       ...
02:52 2019-06-10

MLB roundup: Pollock belts 3 homers in Dodgers' loss Mauricio Dubon hit a home run and Jeff Samardzija went six solid innings as the visiting San Francisco Giants topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 on Friday in the opener of a three-game series....
14:26 2019-09-07

Ryu dominates, Bellinger homers and Dodgers beat Padres 5-1 Hyun-Jin Ryu tossed six scoreless innings, All-Star Cody Bellinger hit his 30th home run, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres 5-1 for their ninth straight home victory       ...
13:52 2019-07-05

Bellinger homers, nails 2 runners as Dodgers top Mets 9-5 Cody Bellinger hit his 19th homer and threw out two runners from right field, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 9-5 victory over the New York Mets        ...
07:39 2019-05-28

HRs rally Dodgers past Diamondbacks 4-3 in 11 to avoid sweep Cody Bellinger hit a tying homer in the ninth inning, pinch-hitter Joc Pederson went deep in the 11th and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied past the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 to prevent a four-game sweep       ...
07:39 2019-09-02

Will Smith's 1st career HR lifts Dodgers over Phillies 4-3 Will Smith hit a towering, tiebreaking home run in the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a 4-3 comeback victory over the Philadelphia Phillies        ...
08:00 2019-06-02

Harper, Hoskins rally Phillies past Dodgers with 4-run 7th Harper ties game with RBI single, Hoskins rips 2-RBI single in 7th inning to rally Philadelphia Phillies to 7-6 win over Los Angeles Dodgers       ...
23:00 2019-07-18

Dodgers expand protective netting at Dodger Stadium The Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Friday that they have extended the protective netting down both foul lines at Dodger Stadium       ...
02:39 2019-08-31

Dodgers hold off Giants' rally in 9th for 9-8 victory Kyle Garlick, Austin Barnes and Joc Pederson each hit a two-run homer to help the Los Angeles Dodgers hold off the San Francisco Giants 9-8       ...
10:26 2019-06-21

Didi Gregorius Leads Yankees to Rout of Dodgers Gregorius hit a grand slam and added a solo shot to help the Yankees set a club record for homers in a month and win a showdown between the two teams with the best records in M.L.B....
12:52 2019-08-24

Balk plates tiebreaking run, lifts Diamondbacks over Dodgers A balk by Dodgers reliever Yimi Garcia sent home the tiebreaking run in the bottom of the eighth inning and helped the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 5-4 win over Los Angeles       ...
10:39 2019-08-31

Giants beat Kershaw, Dodgers 2-1 to end 5-game skid SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kevin Pillar hit an RBI single in a two-run sixth inning and San Francisco dealt Los Angeles ace Clayton Kershaw his first loss of the season as the Giants snapped a five-game home losing streak with a 2-1 win over the NL West-leading Dodgers on Friday night. Pillar’s bloo...
11:39 2019-06-08

Seager makes Giants’ strategy backfire in Dodgers’ 7-2 win SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Corey Seager had three of his four hits and three of his four RBIs following intentional walks to Cody Bellinger, and the Los Angeles Dodgers went on to beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 on Saturday. Seager singled in the first to load the bases after the Giants gave the first f...
10:26 2019-06-09

Report: The Dodgers Hate The Players' Weekend Jerseys Just As Much As You Do In an attempt at adding a “fun” new twist to Players’ Weekend, MLB revealed earlier this year that every team playing in a game over these couple days would wear a nearly monochromatic uniform, with options of white and black. Beyond the simple problem that the color scheme makes it difficult to see...
00:13 2019-08-25

Dodgers put Hill on 10-day injured list with forearm strain LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left forearm strain. The Dodgers called up right-handed pitchers JT Chargois and Josh Sborz from Triple-A Oklahoma City in time for Thursday’s game against the San Francisco Giants. Los A...
04:39 2019-06-21

MLB roundup: Turner, Gonsolin lead Dodgers over Yanks Justin Turner hit a home run, and rookie Tony Gonsolin pitched five strong innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers held on for a 2-1 victory Saturday afternoon over the visiting New York Yankees....
10:39 2019-08-25

Samardzija bounces back, Giants beat Dodgers 5-4 Mauricio Dúbon went 3 for 4 and drove in three runs, Jeff Samardzija pitched six strong innings, and the San Francisco Giants beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 in the opener of a three-game series       ...
10:00 2019-09-07

Dodgers edge Cubs 3-2 with late-game heroics LOS ANGELES (AP) — Russell Martin singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Alex Verdugo made a game-saving catch for the game’s final out and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Sunday night. Cody Bellinger hit his 23rd homer in front of his parents on Father&...
07:00 2019-06-17

Rizzo's 2-run homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1 Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers       ...
09:26 2019-06-16

Dodgers' Julio Urías reinstated from administrative leave Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías has officially been reinstated from administrative leave by Major League Baseball following a May 13 arrest for investigation of misdemeanor domestic battery....
00:00 2019-05-22

Kenley Jansen uses intentional balk to ensure Dodgers’ win Kenley Jansen went to extreme measures to get Jason Heyward out of his hair. With Heyward on second – potentially reading the catcher’s signs – and two outs in the ninth inning Friday, the Dodgers’ closer intentionally balked him over to third before closing out his team’s 5-3 win over the Cub...
23:00 2019-06-15

Turner has 5 hits, Dodgers get 2 HBP RBIs to sweep Pirates PITTSBURGH (AP) — Justin Turner had five hits after taking a day off, Joc Pederson homered during a six-run sixth inning that featured consecutive bases-loaded plunkings and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-7 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. Matt Beaty had four RBIs and C...
04:39 2019-05-27

Maeda allows only 3 hits in 7 innings; Dodgers beat Arizona Kenta Maeda allowed only three hits over seven innings, Max Muncy homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers bounced back with a 4-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks       ...
15:13 2019-08-11

Mets acing Dodgers test this weekend would put fear in LA Noah Syndergaard pitches to Wilson Ramos on Friday night in a game in which every shake off of a catcher’s sign and each shoulder slump will be dissected for meaning. Hyun-jin Ryu faces Jacob deGrom on Saturday night in a matchup teeming with NL Cy Young implications. But by Sunday night — national ...
04:52 2019-09-13

Opinion: MLB needs to watch out. This Dodgers rotation is historically good It's been a bit of a question mark in recent years, but the Dodgers' starting pitching is primed for an all-time great year – and deep into October.       ...
18:13 2019-06-10

Renfroe, Margot power Padres past Dodgers 3-1 Hunter Renfroe hit his second late-inning home run in as many days and the San Diego Padres held on for a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers       ...
15:52 2019-07-07

Freese’s grand slam powers Dodgers by Pirates 10-2 PITTSBURGH (AP) — David Freese hit a grand slam off opener Michael Feliz and Cody Bellinger added his 18th homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-2 on Friday night. The Pirates gave Feliz his first major league start in 157 career appearances in an effort to address th...
06:52 2019-05-25

MLB admits it botched controversial Yankees-Dodgers call SEATTLE — The Yankees were informed by MLB that plate umpire Gabe Morales shouldn’t have granted the Dodgers time in the ninth inning of last Saturday’s 2-1 loss at Dodger Stadium. That call likely cost the Yankees a run. Manager Aaron Boone was told Morales should not have stopped the play wi...
04:26 2019-08-28

Dodgers vs. Rockies: Hyun-Jin Ryu factor makes Under the play The Dodgers have a front-runner for the Cy Young Award pitching on Saturday, yet the elevation of Coors Field has this total sky high. Hyun-Jin Ryu is 9-1 with a 1.27 ERA and has walked four batters in 78²/₃ innings since April 20. Though he gave up three runs in his last start, two were......
03:39 2019-06-29

Dodgers fans recount quake shaking stadium Fans at a baseball game in Los Angeles said they felt the earthquake that hit California on Friday night. The quake rattled Dodger Stadium in the fourth inning of the team's game against the San Diego Padres. (July 6)        ...
20:13 2019-07-06

MLB roundup: Padres top Dodgers as quake rattles stadium Hunter Renfroe hit a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning and Eric Lauer pitched six strong innings as the visiting San Diego Padres ended their five-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in a game that was played through a strong earthquake....
09:13 2019-07-06

Dodgers beat Red Sox in 12 innings on Muncy's RBI walk Max Muncy drew a bases-loaded walk and Alex Verdugo had an RBI single during a three-run 12th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 in another late-night showdown of last year's pennant winners       ...
08:26 2019-07-15

Dodgers’ Hill leaves game after 1 inning against Giants LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill of the Los Angeles Dodgers left his start against the San Francisco Giants after one inning because of left forearm discomfort Wednesday night. The left-hander retired the side on 15 pitches with two strikeouts. He has 993 career strikeouts. Hill came out to the mound to...
05:26 2019-06-20

Calhoun sends Angels to 3-2 win, 1st series sweep of Dodgers The Los Angeles Angels swept the Freeway Series with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the first time in franchise history with a 3-2 victory       ...
10:52 2019-07-25

Dodgers, D-backs clear benches after heated 11th Both benches cleared after the final out Friday when D-backs reliever Archie Bradley shouted at the Dodgers' dugout after completing his third save. Earlier in the 11th, Bradley had exchanged gestures with A.J. Pollock after a controversial video review....
13:39 2019-08-10

Bellinger, Seager lead Dodgers past Pirates 7-2 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cody Bellinger and Corey Seager both doubled and drove in two runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers slugged their way past the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Saturday night. Max Muncy added two doubles for the Dodgers, who had eight two-base hits in all, the most in the major leagues this sea...
09:26 2019-05-26

It's Gingergaard time: What to know for Dodgers prospect Dustin May's MLB debut The Dodgers didn't make a deadline splash, but pitching help is still on the way. Here's what you need to know as L.A.'s top pitching prospect with an incredible nickname makes his major league debut....
20:39 2019-08-02

Dodgers' Urías reinstated from administrative leave Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías was reinstated from administrative leave by Major League Baseball        ...
22:13 2019-05-21

Gyorko's RBI single in 9th lifts Dodgers past Mets Jedd Gyorko's RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning snapped a tie Sunday night and lifted the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-2 win over the New York Mets....
12:13 2019-09-16

Hernandez single in 9th lifts Dodgers over Blue Jays 3-2 Kiké Hernandez capped a three-run ninth inning by blooping a single to score Corey Seager and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 after being one-hit through eight innings       ...
10:00 2019-08-23

Kershaw takes shutout in 7th, Dodgers beat Rays 7-3 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Clayton Kershaw took a shutout into the seventh inning in his first start at Tropicana Field and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 on Tuesday night. The three-time NL Cy Young Award winner (4-0) wound up allowing two runs, six hits, one walk and had eigh...
05:39 2019-05-22

Yankees send huge message with takedown of Dodgers LOS ANGELES — Those embarrassing pajamas masquerading as big-league uniforms have thankfully vanished just as the Yankees sent a very loud message to the baseball universe that they are capable of playing deep into October. And if that results in a World Series date with the Dodgers, so be it. When ...
07:00 2019-08-26

Buehler dominates Padres again in Dodgers' 9-0 victory Walker Buehler dominated the San Diego Padres again, striking out 11 and allowing only four hits in six innings, and Joc Pederson homered to lead the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers to a 9-0 victory       ...
11:39 2019-08-28

Kershaw, Dodgers catch Syndergaard on bad day, beat Mets 9-2 Noah Syndergaard again wobbled with Wilson Ramos as his catcher while Clayton Kershaw was right in the pocket, sending the Los Angeles Dodgers over the New York Mets 9-2       ...
07:39 2019-09-14

Red Sox vs. Dodgers: Count on strikeout machine Chris Sale In the words of Apollo Creed, “there ain’t gonna be no rematch” if the Red Sox do not raise their game in the second half of the season. It’s a tough draw having to face the Dodgers off the break. Series is rematch of last year’s World Series, but make no mistake this isn’t 2018......
23:13 2019-07-13

Dodgers’ Dave Roberts doesn’t want to take a trip to the White House The Dodgers are among the favorites to win the World Series in 2019, and manager Dave Roberts already knows one thing for certain. Roberts told the LA Times earlier this week that, should the Dodgers win the whole thing, he does not intend on taking a trip to the White House. “We have to win......
21:52 2019-07-10

Bellinger hits 41st homer, Dodgers beat Braves 8-3 Cody Bellinger hit his 41st home run, Max Muncy and Justin Turner connected against reliever Sean Newcomb in the seventh inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-3 in a matchup of NL division leaders       ...
09:00 2019-08-17

Hill, Dodgers beat Phillies 8-0 to complete 3-game sweep LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill scattered three hits over seven innings, the Dodgers broke out with seven runs in the eighth inning, and Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-0 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep in a matchup of the National League’s top two teams. The West-leadi...
02:13 2019-06-03

Braves' Ronald Acuña Jr. benched for not hustling vs. Dodgers Braves outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. admits fault after being benched in the fourth inning against the Dodgers for not hustling.       ...
08:00 2019-08-19

Yankees carry big weapon into possible World Series preview vs. Dodgers OAKLAND, Calif. — The schedule calls for Yankees fans to start dreaming of a World Series preview. The circumstances might cause them to reflect backward, rather than forward, on an unwanted déjà vu. Consider this column an offer to meet in the middle. The series at Dodger Stadium this weekend, the ...
06:26 2019-08-23

Cody Bellinger hits 2 homers, Dodgers rout Phillies 16-2 Cody Bellinger hit his 32nd and 33rd homers, Clayton Kershaw struck out seven in six innings and the major league-leading Los Angeles Dodgers routed the Philadelphia Phillies 16-2 on Monday night       ...
07:00 2019-07-16

Dodgers place Taylor on injury list with forearm fracture The Los Angeles Dodgers placed infielder/outfielder Chris Taylor on the 10-day injured list with a fractured left forearm and recalled first baseman/outfielder Matt Beaty Triple-A Oklahoma City.       ...
07:00 2019-07-16

Harper's 2-run double in 9th rallies Phillies past Dodgers Bryce Harper hit a three-run homer, Brad Miller and Scott Kingery also connected, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-8       ...
10:00 2019-07-17

Gyorko, Dodgers damage Mets' chances with 3-2 comeback win Jedd Gyorko came off the bench late and played a big role in rallying the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-2 victory that damaged the New York Mets' dwindling wild-card chances       ...
14:00 2019-09-16

Tucson native with Dodgers excited to play in Arizona vs. D-Backs PHOENIX – The Arizona Diamondbacks are gearing up for a 3-game series against Major League Baseball’s top team (The Dodgers) beginning Monday evening.  It’ll also be a state homecoming for the Dodgers’ Alex Verdugo.  Verdugo was born and raised in Tucson and is a Sahuaro High...
08:52 2019-06-24

Ryu's shutout streak ends; Dodgers still roll by Pirates 7-2 Cody Bellinger and Corey Seager both doubled and drove in two runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers slugged their way past the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2        ...
12:01 2019-05-26

| Dodgers to extend safety netting to protect fans - report The Los Angeles Dodgers plan to extend the netting at Dodger Stadium to protect fans from foul balls after another spectator was struck over the weekend....
21:13 2019-06-27

Imagine this Yankees-Dodgers battle taking place in October LOS ANGELES — If this series is a preview of the World Series, give me more. The Yankees and the Dodgers in October would be epic. Just listen to Dodgers manager Dave Roberts after his team snuck away with a 2-1 victory over the Yankees on Saturday at a packed Dodger Stadium in a thrilling......
21:52 2019-08-25

Dodgers' Corey Seager expected to land on IL with hamstring strain Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager suffered what the team fears will be a Grade 2 left hamstring strain after pulling up lame against the Los Angeles Angeles....
18:26 2019-06-12

Ohtani, Bour lead Angels to 5-3 win, series sweep of Dodgers ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani and Justin Bour homered off Kenta Maeda in a five-run first inning, and the Los Angeles Angels hung on to sweep the two-game Freeway Series with a 5-3 victory over the majors-leading Dodgers on Tuesday night. After Ohtani homered against a fellow Japanese star fo...
09:26 2019-06-12

Turner, Gonsolin provide heroics as Dodgers edge Yanks Justin Turner hit a home run and rookie Tony Gonsolin pitched five strong innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers held on for a 2-1 victory Saturday afternoon over the visiting New York Yankees....
04:13 2019-08-25

Trout hits tying HR, and Angels rally to beat Dodgers 5-3 Mike Trout hit a tying homer and Shohei Ohtani scored the tiebreaking run in the Los Angeles Angels' 5-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers       ...
12:00 2019-06-11

Blackmon homers, Gray pitches Rockies past Dodgers 5-3 DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray pitched effectively into the seventh inning and Charlie Blackmon homered to lead the Colorado Rockies past the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 on Saturday night. Gray (9-5) allowed three runs, two earned, and struck out eight over 6 2/3 innings to give Colorado’s tired bullpen s...
05:39 2019-06-30

Beaty's 3-run HR helps Dodgers recover to beat Marlins 10-6 Alex Beatty's three-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 10-6 victory over the Miami Marlins Saturday night after the Dodgers blew a six-run lead       ...
09:13 2019-07-21

Dodgers Organist Has Fun With The Aquatic Feud Between Max Muncy And Madison Bumgarner When the Giants and Dodgers met earlier this month in San Francisco, the final game of the series was a 1-0 Los Angeles win where infielder Max Muncy irritated Madison Bumgarner by cracking a solo shot deep into the bay. As Muncy rounded the bases, Madison acted like a mad bum, telling the Dodgers h...
21:52 2019-06-21

Dodgers' Roberts surprised Jansen changed mind on injury ​​​​​​​Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts says it's "a little bit tough to swallow" that closer Kenley Jansen changed his mind about the severity of a foot injury after blowing a save Tuesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies....
13:13 2019-07-18

Julio Urias of Dodgers Placed on Leave After Domestic Violence Arrest Urias, 22, was arrested on Monday night for “intimate partner battery,” the police in Los Angeles said. The commissioner’s office will investigate the situation....
15:39 2019-05-21

Dodgers rout Giants 9-2 for 50th win; Rich Hill headed to IL Chris Taylor homered twice, Cody Bellinger added a solo shot, and the Los Angeles Dodgers' spotty bullpen was solid after starter Rich Hill left with an injury to beat the San Francisco Giants 9-2 and become the major leagues' first 50-win team       ...
09:00 2019-06-20

Dodgers wanted little part of Players’ Weekend jerseys vs. Yankees The MLB Players’ Weekend jerseys many seem to hate aren’t going anywhere — even at a team’s request. The Dodgers, according to Yahoo Sports, petitioned MLB to allow them and the Yankees to wear their traditional uniforms for one of the three games this weekend in Los Angeles,...
03:00 2019-08-25

Tony Gonsolin earns 1st win in Dodgers' 8-0 rout of Cards Cody Bellinger hit a three-run homer and rookie Tony Gonsolin pitched six stellar innings of two-hit ball for his first victory in the Dodgers' 8-0 win over the Cardinals       ...
11:00 2019-08-06

Hernandez hits grand slam in Dodgers’ 9-0 rout of Giants LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a four-hit shutout, Enriquè Hernàndez had a pinch-hit grand slam to highlight a six-run seventh, and the Los Angeles Dodgers routed the rival San Francisco Giants 9-0 Tuesday night. Kershaw (7-1) allowed three hits, struck out six and...
08:26 2019-06-19

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Phillies play early after playing late LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Phillies play early after playing late, Angels' Ramirez appealing MLB suspension, Yanks and Rays set for doubleheader, Giants and Bumgarner try to keep rolling       ...
09:13 2019-07-18

Padres' Lauer continues mastery of Dodgers in 5-2 victory Eric Lauer remained unbeaten against the Dodgers, Eric Hosmer and Wil Myers had three hits apiece and the San Diego Padres ruined Dustin May's big league debut with a 5-2 victory over Los Angeles       ...
15:52 2019-08-03

Beede earns 1st big league victory, Giants edge Dodgers 3-2 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tyler Beede allowed one run over six innings to earn his first big-league victory and the San Francisco Giants defeated the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Monday night in the opener of a four-game set between the NL West rivals. The 26-year-old right-hander scattered three hi...
10:13 2019-06-18

You Don't Actually Have to Sit Up Straight Back pain isn’t caused by sitting or standing wrong, a group of physical therapists recently clarified in a journal article. We often talk about posture as if it were a thing we need to perform correctly, but that’s not what the evidence on back pain actually tells us....
21:26 2019-09-04

Toronto's Fred VanVleet's playoff performance inspired by newborn Running on the adrenaline of a newborn, the competition of the NBA playoffs and little sleep, Toronto's Fred VanVleet all of sudden can’t miss.        ...
13:39 2019-05-24

Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer isn't a fan of Drake's NBA playoff sideline antics Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer was asked about Drake's sideline behavior during the Eastern Conference finals. Budenholzer is not a fan.        ...
09:39 2019-05-23

Watch: Los Angeles Dodgers hit six home runs in wild win over Colorado Rockies The Los Angeles Dodgers hit six home runs, including two from first baseman Max Muncy, in a 12-8 victory over the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on Thursday night....
15:39 2019-06-28

Dodgers' Dustin May Takes Line Drive To The Face, Walks Off Under His Own Power Dodgers pitcher Dustin May was able to walk off under his own power on Sunday after getting hit in the face with a line drive off the bat of Diamondbacks first baseman Jake Lamb. The comebacker, which Statcast clocked at 91.6 mph, trickled into shallow left field after making contact with May, and r...
01:00 2019-09-02

Tucson native Alex Verdugo comes through big in extra innings as Dodgers beat Red Sox BOSTON (AP) – Max Muncy drew a bases-loaded walk and Tucson native & former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had an RBI single during a three-run 12th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 Sunday night in another late-night showdown of last year’s penna...
07:26 2019-07-15

Muncy's walk-off 2-run double sends Dodgers past Pads 11-10 Max Muncy's fourth hit was a two-run walk-off double, and the Dodgers rallied from a three-run deficit in the eighth inning for a wild 11-10 victory over the Padres       ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Watch: Dodgers' Cody Bellinger belts MLB-best 40th homer vs. Marlins The Dodgers' Cody Bellinger continued his brilliant season by belting his Major League Baseball-best 40th home run of 2019 during a loss to the Miami Marlins....
08:39 2019-08-17

Dodgers Pitcher Julio Urias Won't Be Charged In Domestic Violence Investigation The Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney will not file misdemeanor charges against Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias. Urias was arrested on May 13 after witnesses reportedly told law enforcement that they saw Urias shove a woman to the ground at the Beverly Center shopping mall. In a press release, the...
00:01 2019-06-05

Tucson native/Sahuaro High Grad with walk-off homer for LA Dodgers LOS ANGELES – Tucson native & former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo hit his second home run of the game in the 11th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 5-4 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win.  The Old Pueblo native is hitting over .300 for the fi...
08:13 2019-06-23

Dodgers fan taken to hospital after being struck by Cody Bellinger's foul ball A woman at Dodger Stadium was taken to a hospital for precautionary tests after being struck in the head by a Cody Bellinger foul ball.       ...
02:00 2019-06-24

Edwin Diaz latest Mets pitcher to wilt under Dodgers’ power LOS ANGELES — Crushed and mystified. That is how the Mets left Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night after an Edwin Diaz meltdown in the ninth inning allowed the Dodgers to come away with a stunning 9-8 victory, a game the Mets led 8-3 heading into the bottom of the seventh. Certainly, the Mets took not...
19:26 2019-05-30

Glorious Goodwood 2019: rain, racing and Jammie Dodgers - in pictures We bring you some of our favourite pictures from five days of thrilling action at one of the highlights of the flat-racing season, set against the magnificent backdrop of the rolling Sussex countryside Continue reading......
17:13 2019-08-03

Mets waste rare Jason Vargas gem in latest loss to Dodgers LOS ANGELES — Jason Vargas was everything the Mets could have wanted Thursday night in keeping his team competitive and swallowing innings to rest a depleted bullpen. But it was the left-hander’s misfortune to face the National League’s early Cy Young award front-runner, who was performing at peak l...
10:52 2019-05-31

Los Angeles Dodgers' Cody Bellinger loses his pants sliding into third base The Los Angeles Dodgers have been one of the hottest teams in baseball in 2019 -- but a mishap against the Toronto Blue Jays involving Dodgers centerfielder Cody Bellinger nearly made the team too hot for TV....
17:52 2019-08-21

Dodgers phenom Gavin Lux 'knocked the door down' to earn audition for October Taking advantage of his chance to play full time in L.A.'s infield, the fast-rising prospect could top that by earning a spot on the postseason roster....
23:13 2019-09-04

Muncy's homer in 10th lifts Dodgers over Blue Jays 2-1 Max Muncy homered in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 for their 50th home victory of the season       ...
09:00 2019-08-22

MLB power rankings: Braves showing they can hang with Dodgers in National League The Braves, who won the weekend series against the Dodgers, moved up a spot in USA TODAY's power rankings to No. 6. This week's rankings.       ...
18:13 2019-08-19

Dominant Dodgers Reliever Russell Martin Threw His First Career Strikeout Some MLB managers might believe that, when the team is down 8-2 and the bullpen is drained, it’s time to give up and send out a position player to pitch. Not Dave Roberts, though. When he and his Dodgers found themselves in that exact situation at the tail end of their series against the Diamondback...
19:13 2019-06-27

Watch: Dodgers' Enrique Hernandez beats Blue Jays with walk-off Vladimir Guerrero Jr. helped the Toronto Blue Jays carry a 2-0 lead into the ninth innings before the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied and pulled off a 3-2 win on the strength of a walk-off single from Enrique Hernandez....
20:26 2019-08-23

Phillies' Hector Neris Screams "Fuck You" At Dodgers Dugout After Save Hector Neris got pretty fucking amped when Bryce Harper tracked down Justin Turner’s flyball into right centerfield on Thursday, which ended the game and gave the Phillies a 7-6 win over the Dodgers. It was an emotional level that certainly caught the attention of the Los Angeles dugout, with every ...
06:13 2019-07-19

Tucson native Alex Verdugo homers again as Dodgers beat Phillies PHILADELPHIA – Former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had another big game for the Dodgers.  In Monday’s win, he’d have three hits, score three runs, smack 2 RBI’s and smack a home run. Here’s more: Former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo had another...
08:52 2019-07-16

Yankees vs. Dodgers: This weekend's matchup could be World Series preview This is a weekend to dream on, a collision of two teams who happen to share an October history unlike any other World Series rivals.       ...
20:26 2019-08-23

Dodgers throw 2-hitter, beat Phillies after long rain delay Six Dodgers pitchers combined on a two-hitter spanning a 2 hour, 37 minute rain delay, and Los Angeles beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2       ...
09:13 2019-07-18

Dodgers' Hyun-Jin Ryu expected to start for National League in All-Star Game Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu is expected to start for the National League in next week's MLB All-Star Game in Cleveland, the team announced Sunday....
18:39 2019-07-01

Michael Conforto’s grand slam propels Mets past Dodgers LOS ANGELES — Michael Conforto’s month has included a concussion and ricocheted ball off the fence that nailed him in the crotch earlier this week. So if the Mets outfielder was going to soon experience another first in his major league career, maybe something positive was in order. Tuesday night he...
14:26 2019-05-29

Tiger Woods arrives at BMW Championship at Medinah for second playoff event: 'I feel good' Tiger Woods arrived at Medinah Country Club for this week’s BMW Championship, saying he felt better. He withdrew from last week's Northern Trust.       ...
02:13 2019-08-14

Tiger Woods 'stiff' in pro-am, casts some doubt over outlook for Northern Trust playoff opener Tiger Woods did not hit any full-swing shots over the last nine holes of his practice round at Northern Trust pro-am and later said he felt 'stiff.'        ...
01:13 2019-08-08

Dodgers' Max Muncy blasts home run, trades barbs with Giants' Madison Bumgarner Max Muncy on Sunday added another chapter into the historic rivalry between the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants with a home run off of Madison Bumgarner....
17:26 2019-06-10

Watch: Cody Bellinger hits two home runs in Dodgers' walk-off win over Diamondbacks Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger hit two home runs, including a game-winning blast in the 10th inning, to give the Dodgers their fifth straight walk-off victory at Dodgers Stadium....
21:52 2019-07-04

Kershaw passes Koufax on wins list, Dodgers thump Blue Jays Clayton Kershaw passed Sandy Koufax for most wins by a Dodgers left-hander, Will Smith hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the third inning, and Los Angeles routed the Toronto Blue Jays 16-3       ...
16:13 2019-08-21

Edwin Diaz implodes in ninth as Mets suffer brutal loss to Dodgers LOS ANGELES — The most current definition of “eureka” was the flow of manager Mickey Callaway’s pen scribbling the names Pete Alonso and Dominic Smith into the same starting lineup Wednesday. And the most current definition of “ouch” was Edwin Diaz’s subsequent ninth-inning meltdown against the Dodg...
19:26 2019-05-30

Weekend Watch: Takes on Yanks-Dodgers, Mets-Braves, favorite nicknames Both of New York's teams face big challenges. How will they fare? Can the Nats' offense keep rolling? And what are the best Players Weekend nicknames?...
21:39 2019-08-23

Cody Bellinger, having the greatest season in Dodgers history, wants World Series rings like his dad Cody Bellinger, who is having the greatest season in Dodgers history, wants to match his dad with a World Series ring.        ...
01:39 2019-06-05

Guggenheim defeats lawsuit claiming it siphoned annuity unit's cash for LA Dodgers Guggenheim Partners won the dismissal of a lawsuit claiming it defrauded investors in a risky annuity, and siphoned cash for purposes including to help its billionaire chief executive Mark Walter buy......
05:52 2019-07-16

Los Angeles Dodgers' Julio Urias suspended 20 games for domestic violence allegation Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias on Saturday was issued a 20-game suspension for an alleged domestic violence incident and is expected to return to the club in September and be eligible to play in the postseason....
17:26 2019-08-19

Teen umpire involved in adult brawl invited to Dodgers-Rockies finale Major league umpire Chris Guccione invited a teenage ump who was involved in a game that ended in an adult brawl to attend game at Coors Field.       ...
17:39 2019-06-30

MLB roundup: A's win 10th straight The Oakland Athletics rode three home runs and stellar relief pitching to a 10th consecutive victory Monday afternoon, 8-5 over the visiting Los Angeles Angels....
08:00 2019-05-28

Julianne Hough Says She's "Not Straight" Julianne Hough is baring it all. The former Dancing With the Stars pro posed nude for the September "Naked Strength" issue of Women's Health and opened up about her journey of......
16:39 2019-08-01

Sun beat Liberty 70-63 for 4th straight win Jasmine Thomas had 18 points and seven assists, Courtney Williams added 13 points and eight rebounds and the Connecticut Sun beat the New York Liberty 70-63 for their fourth straight victory       ...
20:52 2019-07-24

MLB attendance down another 1.4%, 4th straight drop Major League Baseball's average attendance of 26,854 through Wednesday is 1.4% below the 27,242 through the similar point last season, which wound below 30,000 for the first time since 2003        ...
22:13 2019-05-30

Watch: Dodgers' Cody Bellinger joins rare club with 30th home run of season Los Angeles Dodgers All-Star outfielder Cody Bellinger became the youngest player in more than 30 years Thursday night to hit 30 home runs by the All-Star break....
17:52 2019-07-05

Dodgers Pitcher Julio Urias Suspended 20 Games For Violating MLB's Domestic Violence Policy MLB announced on Saturday that Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias will serve a 20-game suspension for violating the league’s Joint Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Policy. Urias was arrested on May 13 on suspicion of domestic violence after witnesses told law enforcement that they saw the ...
15:39 2019-08-18

James Turlington Carter, recent draft pick of the Dodgers, pursuing modeling career James Turlington Carter, a 2016 draft pick by the Los Angeles Dodgers, has pivoted from baseball and signed with IMG Models Worldwide.       ...
03:52 2019-08-04

Los Angeles Dodgers' Rich Hill launches into profane tirade after bunt single during shift Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill went into an expletive-laced tirade Wednesday night after the team allowed a bunt single down the third base side because of the shift....
18:00 2019-05-23

Watch: Phillies' Hector Neris suspended for intentionally throwing at Dodgers' David Freese Philadelphia Phillies closer Hector Neris has been suspended three games by Major League Baseball for throwing intentionally at Los Angeles Dodgers infielder David Freese, the league announced Wednesday....
01:13 2019-07-18

Dodgers' Kristopher Negrón Faceplants Attempting Diving Catch, Comes Up With Nose Full Of Blood Things were already going poorly for the Dodgers going into the bottom of the fifth on Thursday, as the team had only just broken up a no-hitter against the Marlins(!) and had allowed the National League bottom-feeder to build a 6-1 lead. But things soon got decidedly worse when Miami’s Lewis Brinso...
13:00 2019-08-16

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts preemptively declines White House invitation Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts appeared to suggest he would decline a White House invitation should his team finally get over the hump after two straight World Series defeats....
19:52 2019-07-10

Bryce Harper walks off Dodgers in wild game that saw Phillies closer, manager tossed Harper hit a two-run double in the bottom of the ninth after the Dodgers took the lead in the top of the frame on a three-run pinch-hit homer .       ...
07:52 2019-07-17

How we met: ‘I ran up to her car and she opened the door straight into my face' Ian Rickett, 31, a farmer, and Elsa Trueman, 27, who works at the National Holocaust Centre and Museum, live in Nottinghamshire. They met at a Young Farmers’ Club meetingElsa and Ian first met at the pre-schoolers’ group their mothers attended, although Elsa, four years younger than Ian, was just a ...
11:39 2019-07-09

Quigley scores 18; Sky win 3rd straight, 70-64 over Fever INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Allie Quigley scored 18 points and the Chicago Sky won their third straight game with a 70-64 victory over the Indiana Fever on Saturday night. Cheyenne Parker added 14 points and 10 rebounds and Courtney Vandersloot had nine points and eight assists. The Sky (4-2) earned their f...
05:52 2019-06-16

MLB roundup: Twins hit two more HRs, win sixth straight Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario each hit three-run home runs, and Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit over 5 1/3 innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to their sixth straight victory, a 7-0 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday afternoon in Minneapolis....
10:52 2019-05-27

Yankees come up big in clutch to take second straight from Rays The addition of Edwin Encarnacion and the return of Giancarlo Stanton will no doubt add power to an already powerful Yankee lineup. But on Tuesday, the Yankees’ key hits were singles and they came from familiar faces, as DJ LeMahieu tied the game in the fifth and Luke Voit followed with the go-ahead...
06:52 2019-06-19

Marlins rally for 5th straight win, 6-3 over Tigers Garrett Cooper hit his first major league home run in the sixth inning, and that was the start of an impressive comeback by the Miami Marlins, who rallied for their fifth straight victory, 6-3 over the Detroit Tigers        ...
04:52 2019-05-23

What’s the point of a Straight Pride march? A men’s group in the US called Super Happy Fun America have asked the city of Boston if it can hold one – and adopted Brad Pitt as a mascot.Name: Straight Pride.Age: At present, still slouching toward Bethlehem to be born. Continue reading......
20:13 2019-06-05

Yanks 4 HRs, win 6th in row 10-6; Astros lose 5th straight NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez, Gleyber Torres and DJ LeMahieu homered in a hurry, connecting in a six-run fourth inning that powered the New York Yankees past the Houston Astros 10-6 Thursday night for their sixth straight win. Edwin Encarnación hit his AL-leading 23rd home run as the Yankees handed ...
06:26 2019-06-21

How can a man be too straight to recycle? | Owen Jones Research shows some men shun environmental activities for fear of looking gay – proof that homophobia doesn’t only harm LGBTQ peopleSo that’s how the world’s going to die, is it, because straight men are scared people might think they are gay? According to new research by Penn State University, men ...
10:13 2019-08-08

Learning to think and talk straight | Letter Brigid Purcell recommends a book, Straight and Crooked Thinking, that should be put into the hands of every teenagerDavid Thouless’s obituary (13 July) mentions his father, Robert, but fails to mention the latter’s most notable publication, which contains one of the most important contributions of t...
04:39 2019-07-17

US job openings decline for second straight month U.S. job openings fell for a second straight month in July amid decreases in wholesale trade and the federal government, which could bolster economists' views that job growth has peaked....
06:52 2019-09-11

Ohtani, Calhoun help Angels win 4th straight, 8-3 over A’s ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani and Kole Calhoun each hit two-run homers, Griffin Canning allowed only three hits over six innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 8-3 Thursday night for their fourth straight win. Both homers were to center field and came on sinker pitches ...
12:00 2019-06-28

Mets rally again, down Nats for 8th straight win Luis Guillorme picked a perfect time for his first big league homer -- a tying shot leading off the eighth -- J.D. Davis added a go-ahead sacrifice fly and the New York Mets worked their magic again, beating the Washington Nationals 4-3 Saturday night......
08:13 2019-08-11

Red Sox prospect K's minors-record 12 straight Red Sox prospect Yusniel Padron-Artilles struck out 14 batters -- including a record 12 straight -- on Thursday night in Class A Lowell's win over Batavia....
05:39 2019-09-07

McCann homers twice, Braves with 5th straight ATLANTA (AP) — Brian McCann hit one of four Atlanta homers in the second inning and took Pirates starter Chris Archer deep again with a tiebreaking, three-run shot in the sixth to help the Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Tuesday night. The Braves, tied for first in the NL East, have won fi...
09:26 2019-06-12

Mickelson awarded for 25 straight years in top 50 British Open notes: Mickelson, Johnson get world ranking honors; Rose not happy with majors stacked close together        ...
20:13 2019-07-16

MLB power rankings: Rockies are coming on strong, but can they even make a dent in Dodgers' huge lead? The Dodgers are the class of the National League West, but the Rockies are the biggest risers in this week's power rankings.        ...
14:13 2019-06-03

Rockies beat Blue Jays 5-1 for 8th straight win Antonio Senzatela pitches 6 effective innings as Colorado Rockies beat Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 for 8th straight win        ...
00:52 2019-06-03

Misfiring Ash Barty out of US Open after straight-set defeat Australian world No 2 falls 6-2, 6-4 to Qiang WangBarty laments ‘tough day at office’ but remains upbeatNo time to dwell, Ashleigh Barty has set her sights on retaining the US Open doubles crown after crashing out of the singles with a fourth-round shocker at Flushing Meadows. A philosophical Barty ...
02:52 2019-09-02

Yanks get key hits off Astros’ gloves for 8th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit a pair of go-ahead, two-run singles, both off third baseman Yuli Gurriel’s glove, and the New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros 7-5 Saturday night for their eighth straight win. The Astros lost their seventh in a row in the matchup of AL division leader...
08:00 2019-06-23

Hendricks, Cubs edge Giants 1-0 for 5th straight win Kyle Hendricks pitched seven sharp innings and the Chicago Cubs won despite getting only two hits, edging the San Francisco Giants 1-0 for their fifth straight victory       ...
01:13 2019-08-23

U.S. sales projected to fall 6th straight month U.S. light-vehicle deliveries in June are projected to decline between 1.5 and 3.3 percent in an industry marked by growing fleet shipments and slowing retail demand. The annualized sales pace is expected to top a robust 17 million for the third month this year....
21:39 2019-06-28

Renfroe hits 3-run HR, Padres top Jays 6-3 for 4th straight Hunter Renfroe hit a tiebreaking, three-run home run in the eighth inning, Greg Garcia and Austin Hedges also went deep, and the San Diego Padres beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-3 for their fourth straight win        ...
05:00 2019-05-25

Yankees beat skidding Astros 4-1 for 7th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez and Gleyber Torres each homered for the third game in a row, providing a pair of two-run shots that sent the New York Yankees past the skidding Houston Astros 4-1 on Friday night for their seventh straight victory. Aaron Judge was hitless in his return to the lineup — ba...
08:26 2019-06-22

NBA Finals: The Raptors straight up blew it in Game 2 SportsPulse: Just when it looked like the Raptors might have control of the NBA Finals, the Warriors brought us back to reality with a dominant second half in Game 2 and evened the series.        ...
11:00 2019-06-03

‘When They See Us’ has been Netflix’s biggest show for two weeks straight Netflix has historically shied away from divulging viewership figures or any type of ratings information for its ever-growing stable of original programming. Recently, though, the streaming giant has become a little bit more open about which shows its millions of subscribers are watching. Just last ...
03:52 2019-06-14

Yankees hold on for DH sweep of Royals, win 7th straight KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Austin Romine and Cameron Maybin each drove in two in New York’s five-run second inning, and the Yankees held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 Saturday night, completing a sweep of a doubleheader for their seventh straight win. Romine finished with three hits and M...
09:26 2019-05-26

The vicious punch that sent boxer straight into retirement Bare-knuckle boxing proved its brutality with a horrific knockout on Saturday night. Johnavan Vistante was on the receiving end of a savage right-hook that left him sprawled out on the canvas. Following a dominant first round, Kaleb Harris landed the cruel blow nearly a minute into the second. Vista...
17:00 2019-08-14

Giants win 7th straight thanks to botched play by Mets Alex Dickerson raced home from first on a botched fly ball to shallow left field with two outs in the 10th inning and the San Francisco Giants won their season-high seventh straight game with a 1-0 victory over the New York Mets       ...
14:13 2019-07-20

Let’s get something straight about the panic over vaping and lung health Vaping has been taking over headlines in recent weeks, and for all the worst reasons. The smoking alternative has been linked to lung issues in dozens of hospitalized patients and health officials are investigating what may be hundreds of related cases. Now, in the state where these cases began to g...
00:13 2019-08-31

Watch: Nationals hit four straight homers in win over Padres The Washington Nationals hit four consecutive home runs for the second time in three years in Sunday's 5-2 victory over the San Diego Padres at Petco Park....
19:52 2019-06-10

MLB roundup: Mets win fifth straight game, series Zack Wheeler scattered eight hits over eight scoreless innings Tuesday night for the red-hot New York Mets, who locked up another series win with a 5-0 victory over the visiting Miami Marlins....
09:00 2019-08-07

McCann delivers 2-run single, Braves win 8th straight ATLANTA (AP) — Brian McCann capped Atlanta’s three-run ninth inning with a two-run single off Héctor Neris, and the Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-8 on Friday night for their eighth straight win. Atlanta improved to 23-9 since May 10 and opened a 2 1/2-game lead over Philadelphia in t...
15:00 2019-06-15

Mel B Sets the Record Straight on Rumors She Went Blind: "I Was Not OK" Mel B is setting the record straight on rumors about her eye. Over the weekend, reports started spreading that the Spice Girls star had been hospitalized after losing her vision. While......
20:01 2019-05-21

Isle of Man TT: Ben, Tom Birchall take sixth-straight Sidecar win Ben and Tom Birchall opened up their 2019 Isle of Man TT with their sixth-straight Sidecar victory, after dominating the first class race of the event...
18:00 2019-06-03

The Off-Road EV Series Extreme E Is Looking Straight-Up Stacked Extreme E—the all-electric SUV racing series aiming to be something like an eco-friendly rally in the wildest climates—isn’t starting its inaugural championship season until 2021. But the series has already started announcing its driver program lineup, and, holy shit, it is chock full of world champ...
07:39 2019-09-13

Straight Outta Karachi: Pakistan's Surprise Hip Hop Hub Haunted by gang violence and poverty for decades, Lyari was once considered one of Pakistan's most dangerous areas, but those grim realities also inspired a generation of artists and spawned a......
09:13 2019-08-29

Bichette sets MLB mark with double in 9th straight Blue Jays rookie Bo Bichette became the first player in the modern era (since 1900) to double in nine straight games -- and he broke the record in the 11th game of his career....
11:13 2019-08-09