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Kershaw Wins Battle of MVPs, Extends Streak
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Kershaw Wins Battle of MVPs, Extends Streak

Clayton Kershaw threw a two-hitter, fanning seven batters over eight scoreless innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers shut down the Angeles 3-1 on Saturday at Dodger Stadium. Read »

5 hours ago
Jeff Gordon to Wave Goodbye to Winless Races in Final Season

Jeff Gordon to Wave Goodbye to Winless Races in Final Season

Jeff Gordon's request for a low-key farewell tour has mostly been respected, though the four-time NASCAR champion... Read »

6 hours ago
Kyle Busch Wins Again, Taking Checkered Flag at Pocono

Kyle Busch Wins Again, Taking Checkered Flag at Pocono

Busch's return to the Truck Series was a triumphant one, pulling away on the final laps Saturday to win at Pocono... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Kenny Wallace Preps for Final NASCAR Race

Kenny Wallace Preps for Final NASCAR Race

Kenny Wallace has made more starts in NASCAR's second-tier circuit than anyone — and yet he might be known more for... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Sailing Governing Body Will Start Testing for Viruses in Rio

Sailing Governing Body Will Start Testing for Viruses in Rio

The governing body of world sailing says it will start doing its own independent testing for viruses in Rio's... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Olympic Hopefuls in Rio Don't Sweat Unfit Water Tests

Olympic Hopefuls in Rio Don't Sweat Unfit Water Tests

Athletes have been dismissing the dangers of swimming in Rio de Janeiro's dirty waters, saying the risks are not... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Pitcher Watches Baby's Birth on FaceTime, Then Plays

Pitcher Watches Baby's Birth on FaceTime, Then Plays

Bad weather delayed Ian Kennedy's flight to Southern California, and he wound up pitching seven innings as the San... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Howie Homers Against Halos in 1st Game Against Former Team

Howie Homers Against Halos in 1st Game Against Former Team

Howie Kendrick hit a home run in his first at-bat against his former team, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
164 Skydivers Smash Head-Down World Record in Illinois

164 Skydivers Smash Head-Down World Record in Illinois

Traveling at speeds of up to 240 mph, 164 skydivers flying head-down built the largest ever vertical skydiving... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
MLB Trade Deadline: Cespedes to Mets, Hamels to Rangers

MLB Trade Deadline: Cespedes to Mets, Hamels to Rangers

The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday's trade deadline, and... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Pre-Civil War Baseball Card Goes for Over $100K at Auction

Pre-Civil War Baseball Card Goes for Over $100K at Auction

An heirloom of a baseball player that is over 150 years old was sold at an auction in Chicago Thursday. The baseball Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Online Viewers Won't Miss Super Bowl Ads Shown on TV

Online Viewers Won't Miss Super Bowl Ads Shown on TV

Next year, you won't have to worry about missing the buzziest commercials of the Super Bowl if you can't get to... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Rally Banana Returns to Dodger Stadium

Rally Banana Returns to Dodger Stadium

The originator of the rally banana, Kiké Hernandez, capped off a Dodgers comeback on Wednesday as the power of the... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Dodgers Play Small Ball, Strengthen Team Via Thursday Trade

Dodgers Play Small Ball, Strengthen Team Via Thursday Trade

Without adding marquee names like Cole Hamels or David Price, the Dodgers completed an intricate 13 player... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
NFL Player Drove 143 MPH With Child in Car, Sped Away From Cops: Prosecutors

NFL Player Drove 143 MPH With Child in Car, Sped Away From Cops:...

A Jets player already suspended for four games by the NFL for drug use is now facing criminal charges after... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Jenner Olympic Torch Fetches $24,000 at Auction

Jenner Olympic Torch Fetches $24,000 at Auction

The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, sold for just under $24,000... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner Over Patriots Practice

Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner Over Patriots Practice

The Jets fans behind campaigns to get a former general manager fired and to bring back one of the team’s iconic... Read »

Jul 30, 2015
US Olympic Committee Exploring LA-SF Joint Bid: Sources

US Olympic Committee Exploring LA-SF Joint Bid: Sources

With Boston now out of the 2024 Olympics race, Los Angeles is exploring a new bid that could include Bay Area... Watch »

Jul 29, 2015
Mets Player Cries After Hearing Rumors He'd Been Traded

Mets Player Cries After Hearing Rumors He'd Been Traded

Wilmer Flores wiped away tears as he warmed up at shortstop for the eighth inning, thinking he was being traded from... Read »

Jul 30, 2015
Puig Homers on Bobblehead Night, Dodgers Rally

Puig Homers on Bobblehead Night, Dodgers Rally

The rally banana returned to Dodger Stadium as pinch-hitter Kiké Hernandez drove in the go-ahead runs in the bottom... Read »

Jul 30, 2015

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