Robbie Ray roughed up for 4 runs in first
Stephen Strasburg says he hasn’t felt right since the All-Star break and decided after two innings in Arizona to call it a day.
Receiver says he’s not sure when he’ll retire
Training camp is a drag at this point in Larry Fitzgerald’s long and accomplished NFL career. Of course, the quest for the ring is the main reason the 14-year veteran continues to play.
Victory next month makes him sixth Grand Slam winner
During one of Jordan Spieth’s many low points Sunday in the British Open, his caddie reminded him of a photo from a Mexico beach holiday two weeks ago that showed him in All-Star company that included Michael Phelps and Michael Jordan.
Before Phil Jackson and Pat Riley, before Gregg Popovich and Larry Brown, even before Red Auerbach, there was John Kundla.
37-year-old wins the 6-hour race
Kasey Kahne needed a break Sunday — and got it.
After Kemar Lawrence ripped and exquisite shot over Mexico’s five-man wall and into the top corner for one of the biggest goals in Jamaican soccer history, the defender hushed his teammates and refused to celebrate.
Dempsey’s record goal, assist helps defeat Costa Rica
Clint Dempsey fed Jozy Altidore for the go-ahead goal, then scored on a free kick to match Landon Donovan’s American record with his 57th international goal and lead the United States over Costa Rica 2-0 Saturday night and into the CONCACAF Gold Cup championship game.
New closer stops Arizona’s threat in the ninth inning
The newest additions to the Washington bullpen came through when called upon to help deliver a victory to their new team.
Jordan Spieth is one round away from the third leg of the career Grand Slam, and one year removed from a reminder that it won’t be easy.
Chris Froome stands on the doorstep of the Tour de France’s greatest champions.
Maya Moore provided the example, reigning league MVP Nneka Ogwumike gladly followed along, and Sue Bird received attention and recognition she deserved.
PHOENIX — The Arizona Diamondbacks opened the game with three straight home runs off Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer and ended it with Brandon Drury’s bases-loaded single in the bottom of the ninth inning for a 6-5 victory Friday night.
GLENDALE — Coach Bruce Arians brought the Arizona Cardinals together Friday for his fifth training camp as their coach.
SALON-DE-PROVENCE, France — Edvald Boasson Hagen showed that brawn and speed don’t guarantee victory at the Tour de France. Winners do their homework, too.
SOUTHPORT, England — Jordan Spieth expected a rough time at the British Open before he even got to the golf course.
CINCINNATI — Jake Lamb didn’t know about Arizona’s late pitching change until an hour before the game. His two homers made it a moot point.
TEMPE — The Arizona Cardinals have re-signed nine-year NFL veteran Chris Johnson to a one-year contract.
SOUTHPORT, England — The wind off the Irish Sea pushed away the rain clouds and bathed Royal Birkdale in sunshine, Stars and Stripes.
GLENDALE — Jamaica got an early goal from Shaun Francis and led the rest of the way, holding off Canada 2-1 in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Thursday night.
Erica Wheeler had 20 points and seven assists, Candice Dupree scored 17 points, and the Indiana Fever snapped a five-game losing streak with an 84-77 victory over the Phoenix Mercury on Wednesday.
Aru falters on the steep slopes
One series of giant Tour de France mountains out of the way. One more to come. And one less rival for race leader Chris Froome to watch quite so closely.
USA advances to Gold Cup semifinals
Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj scored late in the first half and the United States beat El Salvador 2-0 on Wednesday night in an ugly CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal during which defender Henry Romero appeared to first bite Jozy Altidore on the back of a shoulder and then pull the American forward’s nipple.
Martinez hurt; Arizona loses 9th of past 11 games
J.D. Martinez couldn’t stop his swing and get out of the way of an inside pitch. The ball plunked him on the side of his left hand.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — J.D. Martinez had been the subject of trade speculation for weeks, and it reached such a crescendo Monday night that even his mom texted to ask if Detroit’s star outfielder had been dealt when he left a game in Kansas City with a sore back. Turns out she was only off by a day.
Ray allows 4 hits in 6 innings for Arizona, which snaps 5-game losing streak
CINCINNATI — Chris Herrmann capped a six-run fifth inning with a two-run homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks slugged their way past the Cincinnati Reds 11-2 on Tuesday night, shortly after trading for slugger J.D. Martinez.
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