Yankees top Astros 7-0 in ALCS opener behind Torres hitting, Tanaka pitching

Fox Sports - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 08:31
Gleyber Torres kept up his postseason surge with a homer and five RBIs, Masahiro Tanaka polished his playoff resume and the New York Yankees blanked the Houston Astros 7-0 Saturday night in the AL Championship Series opener.
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Blue Jackets snap Hurricanes’ season-opening 5-game streak

Global News Sports - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 06:14
Markus Nutivaara, Oliver Bjorkstrand and Pierre-Luc Dubios scored and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat Carolina 3-2 Saturday night, ending the best start to a season in Hurricanes' franchise history.
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Nationals take 2-0 NLCS lead over Cardinals as Scherzer takes no-hitter into 7th

Fox Sports - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 03:08
Max Scherzer followed Aníbal Sánchez's near no-hitter with a try of his own and the stingy Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 on Saturday for a 2-0 lead in the NL Championship Series.
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Rugby World Cup game featuring Canadian team cancelled due to Japan typhoon

Global News Sports - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 02:50
World Rugby issued a statement saying an evacuation order remained in place in the Kamaishi area and there had been landslides and flooding in the vicinity of the stadium.
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Los Angeles Angels deny ESPN report team employee gave late pitcher Tyler Skaggs opioids

Fox Sports - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 02:25
A public relations employee for the Los Angeles Angels told federal investigators he supplied oxycodone to late pitcher Tyler Skaggs and abused the drug with him for years, according to a report published Saturday by ESPN.
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Antonio Brown wants off-field issues cleared up so he can make NFL return, report says

Fox Sports - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 21:50
Antonio Brown wants to resolve his off the field issues so he can make a return to the NFL, even though he announced back in September he wasn't interesting in playing in the league, unnamed sources told ESPN's Jeremy Fowler.
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BYU to start first black quarterback in school history

Fox Sports - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 21:14
For the first time since the Mormon university began collegiate football competition in 1922, the BYU football team will be led onto the field by a black quarterback.
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Simone Biles ties world gymnastics championship record with 23rd medal

Fox Sports - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 20:03
Already considered by many as the greatest gymnast in history, Simone Biles continued her dominance as she tied the record for gymnastics world championships following her gold performance on the vault Saturday in Germany
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Green Bay Packers' Aaron Jones waves 'bye-bye' to Dallas defense and $10G: It's a 'dope picture'

Fox Sports - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 17:42
Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones waved “bye, bye” to the Dallas Cowboys’ defense Sunday as he went on to score a franchise record-tying touchdown but NFL officials weren’t as amused with the playful taunt that went with it. 
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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge becomes first person to shatter 2-hour marathon barrier

Fox Sports - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 15:50
Superstar runner Eliud Kipchoge broke the elusive 2-hour marathon barrier Saturday—an achievement once considered beyond a human’s reach.
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Nationals beat Cards 2-0 in NLCS opener as Sanchez carries no-hitter into 8th inning

Fox Sports - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 12:16
Aníbal Sánchez carried a no-hit bid into the eighth inning, Howie Kendrick had two more big swings and the Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 on Friday night in the NL Championship Series opener.
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Carolina beats Isles 5-2 for best start in franchise history

Global News Sports - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 05:51
Dougie Hamilton and Andrei Svechnikov each had a goal and an assist as the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New York Islanders 5-2 Friday night and improved to 5-0-0 for the first time in franchise history.
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Little League champs fly home on Air Force One with Trump

Fox Sports - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 03:00
The 2019 Little League World Series champions went back home to Louisiana in style after they accepted a last-minute invitation Friday to fly aboard Air Force One with President Trump.
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Jacksonville Jaguars’ quarterback Gardner Minshew is still available in his own fantasy league: report

Fox Sports - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 20:34
The Jacksonville Jaguars’ mustachioed rookie quarterback seems to be impressing everyone -- except his hometown friends, one of whom recently revealed: "Gardner Minshew is available in Gardner Minshew's fantasy league."
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New Mexico high school football coach allegedly caught taking money from student's wallet

Fox Sports - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 18:23
A New Mexico high school football coach was fired after his arrest for allegedly executing a sneak play: swiping money out a player’s wallet in the locker room.
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Los Angeles Chargers' Keenan Allen jabs Denver Broncos' Chris Harris: 'That boy can't hold my jockstrap'

Fox Sports - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 17:56
Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen ramped up the trash talk Thursday against Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris on social media.
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Pittsburgh Steelers' Chris Boswell received death threats after worst season of his career, teammate says

Fox Sports - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 17:19
Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Chris Boswell received death threats as he put together one of the worst seasons of his career, his teammate said Thursday.
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Atlanta Braves under fire for nixing Tomahawk Chop during playoff game

Fox Sports - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 16:33
Some Georgia Republicans blamed the Atlanta Braves’ blowout loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Division Series on the club nixing giving away foam tomahawks to fans.
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Cleveland Cavaliers' Cedi Osman has affinity for extraterrestrial life

Fox Sports - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 16:15
NBA players appear to love to theorize about whether the Earth is flat and whether Americans actually walked on the Moon, but at least one player is now coming clean about his affinity for E.T.
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Division III football program forced to vacate national championship over coach loaning players his car

Fox Sports - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 16:10
The NCAA came down hard on the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor on Thursday for a so-called improper benefit which will cost the football program its 2016 national championship.
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