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August 23, 2017 - 10:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Atlanta defender Michael Parkhurst deflected the ball into his own goal in the 46th minute, the only goal in D.C. United's 1-0 victory over Atlanta United on Wednesday night. D.C. United (7-15-4) is just 2-5-2 in its last nine home games with only three goals. Atlanta United (10-8...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starter Rich Hill pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
August 23, 2017 - 9:30 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill has lost his bid for a perfect game on a leadoff error in the ninth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Hill still has no-hitter intact. The game at PNC Park was scoreless Wednesday night. Hill retired the first 24 batters. Dodgers third...
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August 23, 2017 - 9:29 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Sancho Lyttle scored 18 points, Layshia Clarendon had a team-record 14 assists and the Atlanta Dream beat the Seattle Storm 89-83 on Wednesday night to end a nine-game losing streak. Brittney Sykes had a key 3-pointer and two free throws as the Dream scored nine straight points in...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starter Rich Hill pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
August 23, 2017 - 8:54 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill is working on a perfect game through seven innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Hill has only needed 73 pitches to retire the first 21 batters he's faced on Wednesday night at PNC Park. The 37-year-old lefty appeared to give up an infield...
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Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano (22) walks off the field with a member of the training staff after being injured in the second inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
August 23, 2017 - 8:52 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Robinson Cano has left Seattle's game against the Atlanta Braves with tightness in his left hamstring. Cano walked off the field following his second double of the game in the third inning. He pulled up as he approached second base. He walked off the field, accompanied by a trainer...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starter Rich Hill pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
August 23, 2017 - 8:43 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill is working on a perfect game through six innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Hill has only needed 64 pitches to retire the first 18 batters he's faced on Wednesday night. The 37-year-old Hill appeared to give up an infield single to Josh...
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Oakland Athletics left fielder Rajai Davis chases after a fly ball single that was hit by Baltimore Orioles' Chris Davis in the second inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
August 23, 2017 - 8:40 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — The AL East-leading Boston Red Sox boosted their outfield depth by acquiring speedy Rajai Davis from the Oakland Athletics for a minor league outfielder on Wednesday. The Red Sox sent 18-year-old Rafael Rincones to the last-place A's. Hours earlier, Boston put center fielder Jackie...
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August 23, 2017 - 7:48 pm
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — With its Sept. 2 opener against Appalachian State only 10 days away, No. 15 Georgia is still establishing its depth chart at wide receiver. Coach Kirby Smart says the battles at receiver are "real competitive," thanks in part to the impacts being made by transfer Ahkil Crumpton...
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Floyd Mayweather Jr., left, and Conor McGregor pose for photographers during a news conference Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Las Vegas. The two are scheduled to fight in a boxing match Saturday in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
August 23, 2017 - 6:34 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. says it was the first punch of the fight. His promoter thinks it came during the second round. One shot to the head, and suddenly Manny Pacquiao decided his night might better be spent fighting on the outside. "I let him know it's not what you think it is,"...
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File-This may 10, 2017, file photo shows Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) driving to the basket during the first quarter of a second-round NBA playoff series basketball game in Boston. Following the biggest slight of his NBA career, Thomas will have to prove his worth again. All eyes will be watching how he rebounds after Tuesday’s blockbuster trade. The Celtics sent the two-time All-Star packing from a franchise and city that he’d embraced with every ounce of his 5-foot-9 frame. He’s now bound for Cleveland in exchange for what the Celtics believe is a bigger star, and better point guard, in Kyrie Irving. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
August 23, 2017 - 5:24 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Isaiah Thomas' basketball journey is littered with decision-makers who have underestimated the diminutive guard. He was selected last in the 2011 NBA draft coming out of Washington, and when he arrived in Boston he looked only to be a role player for the storied franchise. Thomas has...
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