| May 24, 2012
| 8:36 AM
OAKLAND — Mike Scioscia won't declare that Ernesto Frieri is his new closer — he'd still like the option of using veteran left-hander Scott Downs at the end of games — but the Angels manager's actions and Frieri's performance suggest the...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:14 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Josh Willingham hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night. Justin Morneau added two doubles for the Twins, who trailed 2-0 heading into the...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Mariners shortstop Brendan Ryan singled home Casper Wells with the winning run in the eighth inning Tuesday as Seattle ended its recent scoreless drought with a 3-2 victory over the A's at Safeco Field.
Reliever Charlie Furbush picked up the victory...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NBA Basketball-Chicago Bulls at Memphis Grizzlies, Noon (ESPN); Oklahoma City Thunder at Boston Celtics, 7 p.m. (TNT); Sacramento Kings at Minnesota Timberwolves, 7 p.m. (FXSP); Dallas Mavericks at Los Angeles Lakers, 9:30 p.m. (TNT)
| Jul 16, 2012
| 7:19 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins were cautiously optimistic heading into the All-Star break, thinking their best baseball of the season was ahead of them after a competitive road trip to Detroit and Texas.
Three games into the unofficial second...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Tony La Russa might be managing the 2012 White Sox if not for one reason — if he returned to Chicago, he would have had to manage against his best friend in baseball, Jim Leyland. That wasn't going to happen, according to some who know La Russa...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 9:51 PM
The Orioles entered Friday night’s series opener against the Oakland A's with a 41-0 record when leading after eight innings.
Their 14-9 loss changed that, as All-Star closer Jim Johnson gave up six runs in the ninth, the most in his major league...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NHL Hockey--Playoffs, Pittsburgh Penguins at Philadelphia Flyers, 11 a.m. (NBC); Boston Bruins at Washington Capitals, 2 p.m. (NBC); Los Angeles Kings at Vancouver Canucks, 7 p.m. (NBCSN)
Auto Racing--NASCAR Sprint Cup, STP 400, 11:...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 7:47 AM
The Yankees are finally hosting some National League competition as they welcome the Colorado Rockies to the Stadium.
New York will be sure to appreciate having their designated hitters back and not having to force their pitchers to take at-bats, either....
| Aug 31, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Tennis-US. Open, 11 a.m., 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball-Minnesota Twins at Chicago White Sox, 1 p.m. (WGN, FXSP); New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox, 6 p.m. (ESPN)
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