MLB video: 2017 Gold Glove winners in action

Gold Glove Winners Announced Golden boy: Rockies’ Arenado wins 5th straight Gold Glove JAKE SEINER, AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado won his fifth consecutive Gold Glove Award on Tuesday night, while Minnesota Twins center...
Roy Holladay dies in private plane that crashed into the Gulf of Mexico

Video: MLB mourns loss of Pitcher Roy Halladay

Roy Halladay remembered for his hard work and generosity   By ROB MAADDI AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A fierce competitor on the mound, Roy Halladay was generous and gentle away from the field. The eight-time All-Star loved his family, baseball and flying....
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green

Fights in 3 games show how senseless NFL fisticuffs can be

BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer Most every NFL player knows that a quick way to get ushered to the sidelines — or beyond — is participating in a fight. Yet in three games Sunday, punches were thrown. No, not the variety that Deontay Wilder used to score a first-round...
Aaron Rodgers sidelined

Lions snap 3-game skid in 30-17 win over struggling Packers

  Matthew Stafford passed for 361 yards and two touchdowns to Marvin Jones, and the Detroit Lions snapped a three-game losing streak with a 30-17 win over the offensively challenged Green Bay Packers. Stafford was 26 of 33, including 12 of 14 in the first half with a 25-yard...
Packers without Aaron Rodgers

Packers slowly get healthier, reset season after bye week

GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The shock of seeing Aaron Rodgers go down has worn off for the Green Bay Packers. The sight of Rodgers walking around Lambeau Field as he recovers from a collarbone injury gives teammates a lift. Maybe, just maybe, the...
World Series MVP Springer celebrates with teammates

Astros rule November: MLB Game 7 WS Highlights FastCast: Astros win 2017 World Series, by taking Game 7 November 1st. Astros win franchise-first World Series title in FastCast  

Houston Astros Get it Done: Win World Series!

By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer LOS ANGELES — From laughingstock to lift off. George Springer and the Houston Astros rocketed to the top of the baseball galaxy Wednesday night, winning the first World Series championship in franchise history by romping past the Los Angeles...
Astros take Game 2 of MLB World Series

MLB FastCast video highlights: Astros even World Series

10/25/17 FastCast: Astros even World Series  
Astros Bats slow in game 1

MLB LEADING OFF: Verlander tries to keep Astros from 0-2 hole

The Associated Press A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ ACE IN THE HOLE After dropping the World Series opener at Dodger Stadium, the Astros are confident they can rebound in Game 2 — with good reason. Justin Verlander is on the mound, and...
Clayton Kershaw Dodgers Pitcher

Kershaw, Dodgers beat Astros 3-1 in hot World Series opener

BEN WALKER, AP Baseball Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — No sweat, Clayton Kershaw. Changing jerseys to beat the 103-degree heat, the Dodgers ace with a checkered playoff history delivered a signature performance, pitching Los Angeles past the Houston Astros 3-1 Tuesday night in the...