Retired World Series-winning catcher Bob Boone has a CD with 60 video clips of home-plate collisions that resulted in injuries. None of those happened in the past two seasons since Major League Baseball instituted a new rule to prevent collisions.
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) - Novak Djokovic was chasing a shot in his forehand corner when his left foot gave way and he tumbled to the court, landing on his left side as his racket went flying.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Everyone around him was telling Jason Day to withdraw from the Dell Match Play and not risk further injury to his back.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Travis Ishikawa, a postseason hero for the Giants during their last World Series run, drove in five runs and finished a single short of the cycle to help the Chicago White Sox beat San Francisco 13-9 on Sunday.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Jed Lowrie and Chris Coghlan hit home runs and Kendall Graveman pitched seven solid innings in the Oakland Athletics' 10-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.
SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) - After nearly four decades making the toughest calls in the biggest games, Joe Crawford faced one he hoped to avoid.
CARLSBAD (AP) - Lydia Ko won the Kia Classic on Sunday at Aviara, reaffirming her position as the top player in the world heading into the first major championship of the season.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Slumping Dallas is in jeopardy of missing the playoffs. In the locker room, the lingering question is: Do the Mavericks care enough to do anything about it?
OAKLAND (AP) - Klay Thompson scored 40 points in consecutive games for the first time in his career, Draymond Green posted his franchise-best 12th triple-double and the Golden State Warriors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 117-105 on Sunday night.
OAKLAND (AP) - After a record-setting night of 3-pointers for Golden State, coach Steve Kerr's focus was more on deficiencies at the other end of the court that nearly cost his team a game against an undermanned opponent.
OAKLAND (AP) - The authority that operates O.co Coliseum has approved a new lease extension for the Oakland Raiders that more than triples the team's rent to use the stadium and their training facility in nearby Alameda.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins had 29 points and 11 rebounds and the Sacramento Kings beat the Phoenix Suns 116-94 on Friday night.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez hit his second spring homer, a two-run shot, and Carlo Frias threw four scoreless innings, leading the Dodgers to a 13-0 victory over a split-squad of San Francisco Giants on Friday night.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Johnny Cueto pitched six innings and singled against his former team and Brandon Belt hit a three-run homer as the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 8-5 on Friday.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Right-hander Jered Weaver returned to the mound after missing about two weeks with a neck injury to throw five solid innings and Mike Trout homered in his second straight game as the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Oakland Athletics 11-3 on Friday.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Sean Manaea made two big mistakes in an otherwise solid seven-inning outing.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Golden State has won the first two games of the NBA Finals, both of those wins coming by double figures and with a ...
SAN JOSE (AP) - The task facing the San Jose Sharks is daunting: No team in nearly three quarters of a century has rallied from a ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Colin Kaepernick was cleared for individual work and took on-field reps Tuesday for the first time since undergoing multiple offseason surgeries.
NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL has "engaged law enforcement" to look into how its Twitter account was hacked with a post purporting that Commissioner Roger ...
PASADENA (AP) - James Rodriguez scored a goal and set up another in the first 30 minutes, and Colombia clinched a berth in the Copa America ...
PITTSBURGH (AP) - There is no magic button, even if the correlation between Mike Sullivan's deft attempts to a get player's attention and that ...
CLEVELAND (AP) - Already underdogs, the Cavaliers may also be undermanned for Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
NEW YORK (AP) - Shaquille O'Neal played on the last team to overcome a 2-0 deficit in the NBA Finals, so he knows what it ...
CLEVELAND (AP) - Not even Zika worries will deter Klay Thompson from playing in the Olympics if asked.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Under the long-used former NBA Finals format, Game 3 of this Golden State-Cleveland matchup would have been played Tuesday night.
PARIS (AP) - Novak Djokovic wanted to relish the moment, rightly so.
Kimbo Slice, the bearded street fighter who parlayed his internet popularity into a mixed martial arts career and worldwide fame, has died. He was 42.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - On the day his grandmother died back home, Angel Di Maria's mother asked him to stay with his team, stay focused ...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Muhammad Ali and his innermost circle started a document years ago that grew so thick they began calling it "The Book."