The Philadelphia 76ers youngster has never played in an actual NBA game, but he’s arm-wrestled Justin Bieber and dunked all over a trainer. So there’s that.
Red Sox fall apart against cellar-dwelling Twins
The unthinkable has become feasible. The White Sox, who were already listening to trade offers for Chris Sale, could be more likely to deal him after the relationship between the star and his club appeared to come apart at the seams on Saturday.
Plenty of teams will still want Chris Sale after his outburst, and that includes Chicago.
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Joe Kelly is expected to make his return to the Red Sox as a reliever for Sunday afternoon’s series finale against the Twins. Right-hander Heath Hembree, who has struggled of late, was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket following Saturday’s 11-9 loss.
Trevor Story homers twice in Rockies’ 8-4 win over the Braves on Saturday night in Colorado.
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The Diamondbacks have lost 17 of 21, falling from third into the basement in the NL West.
The heat is on — thanks to the Dodgers’ Justin Turner
An unfamiliar face roamed center field for the Mets for the final three innings of a 7-2 loss to the Marlins on Saturday night at Marlins Park. With his team down by five runs in the sixth, Mets manager Terry Collins figured what better time to give Mi…
A Tigers-White Sox tilt Saturday that began with Chris Sale being sent home for a clubhouse incident and continued through rain delays ended without a result. A third rain delay suspended play after eight innings with a 3-3 score.
The Tampa Bay Rays have rookie Blake Snell on the mound for their Sunday finale against the Oakland A’s.
The Padres’ franchise-record home run streak is still alive. Ryan Schimpf’s thunderous long-ball in the second inning of San Diego’s 3-2 loss to the Nationals on Saturday gave the Padres their 21st consecutive game with a homer.
The Chicago White Sox scratched Chris Sale from his scheduled start against the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night because of a uniform dispute.
On a wild night at Fenway Park the Minnesota racked up 15 hits in an 11-9 win over the Boston Red Sox.
Francisco Lindor said the Indians lost Saturday’s game against the Orioles in the first inning. Cleveland’s shortstop was not, however, referring to the ball that Mark Trumbo deposited deep into the left-field seats at Oriole Park at Camden Yards to gi…
The Minnesota Twins are proving they haven’t given up. After opening the season with just 16 wins in their first 56 games, the Twins have started the post All-Star break nicely. Miguel Sano homered and Eduardo Nunez drove in three runs, including two…
Evan Gattis homered twice, Carlos Correa added another and the Astros beat the division-rival Angels once again, torching Jered Weaver through the first four innings while en route to a 7-2 victory at Minute Maid Park on Saturday night.
Spot starter Keyvius Sampson allowed one run in 4 1/3 innings and Jay Bruce slugged a three-run home run as the Reds defeated the D-backs on Saturday. Arizona pitcher Robbie Ray allowed three earned runs and had a career-high 10 strikeouts in the loss.
A fly ball to the outfield looked like a sure out for Minnesota Twins slugger Robbie Grossman, before the wind carried the ball to the warning track as he sped to third for a stand-up triple.
The Cubs knew Ben Zobrist wasn’t going to bat .406 the entire year, as he did in May. They also know Jason Heyward is better than his .231 average would indicate. Both players took early batting practice Saturday, but their efforts weren’t enough to be…
Jake Smolinski and Ryon Healy homered in the ninth to hand Alex Colome his first blown save of the season as the A’s stunned the Rays with a 4-3 win at the Oakland Coliseum.
Ryon Healy hit a game-ending home run in the ninth inning two batters after Jake Smolinski tied it with a two-run homer, and the Oakland Athletics rallied past the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 on Saturday night.
Ex-Rams turn back clock at St. Louis event
With the Texas Rangers’ defense committing three errors in the first three innings, Cole Hamels had to pitch out of some dangerous situations. Hamels allowed one unearned run in 5 1/3 innings, Nomar Mazara and Adrian Beltre homered and the Rangers def…
In what is becoming an all-to-frequent trend with Mike Leake on the mound, the veteran right-hander watched innings unravel behind him on Saturday night because both he and the defense weren’t sharper.
Who knows what really gets offered or rejected in all these trade discussions going back and forth in the month of July. The one thing reinforced on Saturday night amid all the non-waiver Trade Deadline rumors is that any club would love to have rookie…
Friday and Saturday night’s performances at Oriole Park at Camden Yards were the type Baltimore right-handers Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman envisioned when they were together at Double-A Bowie.
Yordano Ventura: Before leaving the game with a rib injury, Ventura (6-8) allowed three runs on three hits and four walks while striking out five over five innings to take the loss Saturday against the Rangers.
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Mike Montgomery won’t want to remember his Cubs debut. Kirk Nieuwenhuis greeted the left-hander with a three-run homer in the eighth inning, his second home run of the game and first off a southpaw this season, to lead the Brewers to a 6-1 victory over…
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