SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Jonathon Niese pitched eight sharp innings for his first win in nearly two months, and the New York Mets beat the San Francisco Giants 3-0 Monday night to hand the slumping World Series champions their seventh straight defeat.
LONDON (AP) - Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus - older, taller, stronger - who usually beat Serena.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Riding bumper-to-bumper at nearly 200 mph, Austin Dillon was smack in the middle of a pack of cars headed to the checkered flag when he was suddenly sent on the ride of his life.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) - Michael Bradley's 100th appearance for U.S. national team will be in Tuesday night's CONCACAF Gold Cup opener against Honduras, captaining the defending champion.
HUY, Belgium (AP) - British rider Chris Froome took the Tour de France leader's yellow jersey after finishing second behind Spanish veteran Joacquim Rodriguez in Monday's crash-marred third stage, as a second straight day of chaos caused around 20 riders to fall and several to quit.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - For a few moments over the past month, the Women's World Cup seemed to push aside the FIFA scandal that is simmering a half planet away.
LONDON (AP) - Rory McIlroy was on crutches Monday with an ankle injury from playing soccer, leaving in doubt the prospects of golf's No. 1 player defending his British Open title next week at St. Andrews.
NEW YORK (AP) - The United States' win over Japan in the Women's World Cup final was the most viewed soccer game in the history of American television.
LONDON (AP) - While most eyes were on the Williams sisters, CoCo Vandeweghe and Madison Keys quietly showed there are more American players to pay attention to at Wimbledon.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Royals scheduled for Monday night was postponed about an hour before the first pitch as tornado sirens blared across the Kansas City metro area.
A day after locking up a pair of guards, the Sacramento Kings invested in their front court.
LONDON (AP) - One five-time Wimbledon champion is guaranteed to reach the quarterfinals. Another is assured of elimination.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Abby Wambach lifted American coach Jill Ellis after the final whistle. She ran to the stands for a hug from her wife. And then along with Christie Rampone, she became the first American to lift the Women's World Cup championship trophy in 16 years.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - As rain delayed his final race at Daytona International Speedway, four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon was showered with cheers during driver introductions Sunday.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon's safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory in the rain-delayed race at Daytona International Speedway.
NEW YORK (AP) - The Carolina Panthers finished last season as the runner-up after losing the Super Bowl.
NEW YORK (AP) - Normally, it takes wins in five full matches to reach a Grand Slam semifinal. Novak Djokovic has made it that far at ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Jozy Altidore made U.S. history. So did Christian Pulisic.
U.S. women's national team coach Jill Ellis has emphasized that Hope Solo's suspension stemmed from a 'sum total of actions' and not ...
Speculation is mounting that Formula One is about to be revamped by a U.S. takeover that could bring new life and a higher profile ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers released tight end Bruce Miller on Monday, just hours after he was arrested for assaulting two men.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - For Chip Kelly and Blaine Gabbert, this season is about a second chance at NFL success.
OAKLAND (AP) - Soon after Derek Carr and Khalil Mack were drafted by the Oakland Raiders in 2014, they got together and vowed to change the ...
DENVER (AP) - Bruce Bochy can't explain why his team is in such an offensive funk.
OAKLAND (AP) - Raul Alcantara tried to be perfect and he was anything but in a forgettable major league debut for the promising prospect.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - The Santa Clara police chief has vowed to continue providing a safe environment at San Francisco home games after the union representing ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Colin Kaepernick's decision not to stand for the national anthem apparently has made his San Francisco 49ers jersey very popular, no ...
OAKLAND (AP) - Los Angeles Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker underwent surgery to stop bleeding on his brain after he was struck in the head by a ...
DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) - Given a break or two here or there, Martin Truex Jr. believes he'd have a monster season. He is pretty ...
BERKELEY (AP) - A California basketball player pointed to acknowledge Savannah Rennie in the Haas Pavilion hallway and smiled.