McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
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ALDS Game 5: Tigers Beat Yankees, 3-2, Advance To ALCS In 2006, his Tigers went to the World Series after Magglio Ordonez hit a walk-off home ... Considering how poorly the Tigers played in Game 4 and how everybody seemed to be favoring the Yankees to win at home, it was very satisfying for the Tigers and ... 10/4/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Live In-Game Coverage: Yankees beat Tigers 10-1, tie ALDS at 2 games a piece. The Yankees win game 4 and tie the series as 2 games a piece. Top 9th: With Ryan Perry on the mound for the Tigers, Dickerson grounded out to third, Montero singled to left and Martin grounded into a double play. Inning over for the Yanks. Up next for the ... 10/4/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Tigers Beat Yankees In ALDS Game 2 To Tie Series NEW YORK — Robinson Cano and the New York Yankees failed to finish off their rally in the rain. Better bounce back quickly, though. Justin Verlander is on deck for Detroit, and it's a pretty safe bet he'll pitch more than one inning this time. Max ... 10/2/2011 - 4:48 pm | View Link
MLB Playoffs: Tigers Beat Yankees In ALDS Game 2 To Tie Series NEW YORK — Jose Valverde and the Detroit Tigers nearly let this one slip away. Instead, they're on solid footing with ace Justin Verlander set to start back home at Comerica Park. The Tigers and their excitable closer somehow held off the Yankees ... 10/2/2011 - 12:10 pm | View Link
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DALLAS — Let the record show Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels and manager Ron Washington endorse Major League Baseball’s replay system.
“Considering this is the first rollout, the system is excellent,” Daniels said.
Said Washington: “Overall, it’s good.
One year after his stunning debut at the Masters, Chinese 15-year-old golfer Guan Tianlang is growing accustomed to being in the spotlight.
Guan looked composed and confident as he shot a 1-under 71 in the first round of the China Open on Thursday in front of a gallery that grew to more than 100 spectators midway through the front nine.
The teenager's star has risen quickly in China since his breakthrough at Augusta National, where at the age of 14, he became the youngest golfer to make the cut at the Masters.
At this time last year, he had about 25,000 followers on Sina weibo, China's version of Twitter — not bad for a high school student.
HUNTSVILLEAs the Hornets and their new head coach, Rodney Southern, continue to get more acquainted, there will also be a handful of new faces that the Huntsville boys will learn to get accustomed to.
Though there are plenty of coaches still employed at other school districts, Southern is slowly but steadily putting his coaching staff together.
“We’re not complete yet.
A handful of protesters holding banners and placards demonstrated peacefully Thursday at an event with FIFA president Sepp Blatter to highlight the plight of migrant workers building stadiums in Qatar for the 2022 World Cup.
Blatter was a guest at the inauguration of the Hong Kong Football Association's new offices.
The International Trade Union Confederation reported recently that 1,200 workers have died on building projects in Qatar in less than four years since the 2022 World Cup was awarded to the Gulf nation.