Mon, 19 Apr 2021

Wake-up call: White Sox, Red Sox head into early start

The Boston Red Sox have little time to dwell on getting swept in a doubleheader as they get set to ...

MLB roundup: Indians' Shane Bieber piles up Ks, beats Reds

Shane Bieber tossed eight innings and became the first pitcher in modern baseball history to strike out at least 10 ...

Streaking Celtics face Bulls, shooting for seventh straight

The Boston Celtics will look to run their season-long winning streak to seven games when they host the Chicago Bulls ...

Braves blast 4 HRs in first inning, rout Cubs 13-4

Freddie Freeman, Travis d'Arnaud, Ehire Adrianza and Guillermo Heredia connected for first-inning home runs against Kyle Hendricks and Heredia belted ...

Predators aim to stay perfect vs. Blackhawks

The Chicago Blackhawks and Nashville Predators will face each other three times in a row starting Monday night in Nashville, ...

Crew, Union play to scoreless tie

The Columbus Crew opened defense of its Major League Soccer title with a 0-0 tie against the Philadelphia Union on ...

White Sox notch doubleheader sweep of Red Sox

Yermin Mercedes homered to back an electric Michael Kopech in his first start in 2 1/2 years, and the Chicago ...

Grizzlies' 'road warriors' take on Nuggets

A long road trip usually isn't ideal for any basketball team, but doing it during a pandemic makes it even ...

White Sox place P Lance Lynn on 10-day injured list

The Chicago White Sox placed right-handed pitcher Lance Lynn on the 10-day injured list with a strained right trapezius on ...

Shane Bieber strikes out 13 as Indians beat Reds 6-3

Shane Bieber tossed eight innings and became the first pitcher in modern baseball history to strike out at least 10 ...

Stars, Red Wings face off in four-game series over six days

If the surging Dallas Stars are to have a chance at surpassing the teams ahead of them and move into ...

Tim Anderson leads White Sox to Game 1 win over Red Sox

Tim Anderson led off with a home run, Dallas Keuchel pitched five strong innings and the Chicago White Sox edged ...

Rookie C Isaiah Stewart and Pistons host Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers didn't see much of Detroit Pistons rookie center Isaiah Stewart in the first two meetings between the ...

Cubs look to continue offensive outburst against Braves

The Chicago Cubs will look to continue their hit parade and win the series against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley ...

Brewers look for another fast start against Pirates

Two trends are developing for the Milwaukee Brewers so far this season: productive first innings and effective outings by starting ...

Shane Bieber will try to help Indians avoid sweep at Reds

Reigning American League Cy Young Award winner Shane Bieber is off to a solid start for the Cleveland Indians. Wade ...

Red Sox to host White Sox in doubleheader

The Chicago White Sox and host Boston Red Sox will continue a weather-delayed four-game series with a doubleheader Sunday. The ...

NHL roundup: Panthers come out on top of rival Lightning

Frank Vatrano tallied his team-leading sixth game-winning goal as the Florida Panthers beat the host Tampa Bay Lightning and league ...

Police Ask for Help Identifying Portland, Oregon, Rioters

PORTLAND, OREGON - Protesters who smashed windows, burglarized businesses and set fires during demonstrations in Portland, Oregon, caused significant damage, ...

NBA roundup: Celtics win thriller despite Stephen's Curry's 47

Jayson Tatum lost his personal duel with Stephen Curry but the Boston Celtics won their battle with the Golden State ...

MLB roundup: BoSox score late to knock off ChiSox

Marwin Gonzalez led off what turned into a four-run eighth with a home run to lead the host Boston Red ...

Revolution rally from early deficit to draw with Fire

Gustavo Bou scored in the 27th minute as the visiting New England Revolution rebounded from an early two-goal deficit to ...

Stars' second-period explosion downs Blue Jackets

The Dallas Stars rode a four-goal outburst late in the second amidst netting five unanswered goals in a 5-1 home ...

Bulls snap five-game skid with win over Cavs

Nikola Vucevic scored 25 points and added seven rebounds with five assists as the Chicago Bulls defeated the visiting Cleveland ...

Malcolm Subban, Blackhawks shut out Red Wings

Patrick Kane collected a goal and an assist and Malcolm Subban turned aside all 29 shots he faced to lift ...

Marwin Gonzalez triggers rally for red-hot Red Sox

Marwin Gonzalez led off what turned into a four-run eighth with a home run to lead the host Boston Red ...

Cubs launch six homers while routing Braves

Willson Contreras and Kris Bryant each slugged two homers to help the Chicago Cubs defeat the visiting Atlanta Braves 13-4 ...

CF Montreal ignite offense in win over Toronto FC

A well-rounded offensive attack led CF Montreal to a 4-2 victory over Toronto FC on Saturday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. ...

Braves IF Sean Kazmar appears in first MLB game since 2008

A 36-year-old infielder who hasn't played in the major leagues in nearly 13 years has a new home. Sean Kazmar ...

Braves call up IF Sean Kazmar, who last played in majors in 2008

A 36-year-old infielder who hasn't played in the major leagues in nearly 13 years has a new home. Sean Kazmar ...

Ex-Utah G Alfonso Plummer transferring to Illinois

Former Utah guard Alfonso Plummer is transferring to Illinois, he announced Saturday. He selected the Illini over BYU, Florida, Georgia ...

Protests Continue in US Cities Over Latest Police Shootings

Protesters in several U.S. cities took to the streets Friday calling for change and accountability over the latest reports of ...

Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo awaits as Grizzlies visit

Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo has been a spectator more than he would like over the past two weeks, but it also ...

Bulls searching for a spark against Cavaliers

Five straight losses and 11 defeats in their last 14 games have left the Chicago Bulls out of a spot ...

Rangers seek bounce-back win against Orioles

A matchup between rookie right-handers highlights the second of three games between the Baltimore Orioles and the host Texas Rangers ...

Angry Crowd Gathers Near Fatal Police Shooting in Portland

PORTLAND, OREGON - An angry crowd gathered in a park in Oregon's largest city Friday after police fatally shot a ...

In Chicago, Outrage and Grief Over Police Shooting of Boy

CHICAGO - Viewers reacted with a mix of outrage and grief to newly released bodycam video that showed a Chicago ...

US Protests of Police Shootings Remain Peaceful

Cities in two Midwestern U.S. states -- Minnesota and Illinois -- had braced Thursday for a night of unrest that ...

How Black Lives Matter put slave reparations back on the agenda

The US House of Representatives' Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to advance a bill that would create a commission to study ...

Ravens Players Will Not Attend In-Person Voluntary Workouts

Ryan Mink Ravens players issued a statement Saturday via the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) that they will not attend in-person ...

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Crowd at Vatican as Pope returns to Sunday greetings

VATICAN CITY - Following the one-year lockdown, Pope Francis greeted Catholics in St. Peter's Square for his traditional Sunday noon ...

Coronavirus rates at record high among 19 and younger in Michigan

ATLANTA, Georgia: As Covid-19 cases again increase in states such as Michigan and Minnesota, officials have voiced concern about children ...

Canadian court upholds agreement with U.S. on refusing asylum seekers

OTTAWA, Canada: A Canadian appeals court has upheld a Canada-U.S. agreement to turn back asylum seekers.The ruling overturned a Canadian ...

Disneyland set to re-start operations, Covid precautions in place

BURBANK, California: Disneyland is set to reopen on April 30 and tickets are now being sold for the first time ...

Brexit trade agreement on track for approval by European Parliament

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Committees of the European Parliament handling relations with Britain have approved the EU-UK post-Brexit trade and cooperation deal, ...

After 20,000 servers hacked, all U.S. agencies ordered to use patches

WASHINGTON D.C.: All U.S. government agencies have been directed to install patches on Microsoft software to prevent hacking into emails.The ...

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