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Collin McHugh pitched six innings and held the Royals to two Kendrys Morales solo homers, as the visiting Astros took the opener of an American League division series.
In the postseason, Major League Baseball’s effort to speed up the sport’s pace might come to a halt as the weight of the games takes precedence over fining pitchers for not throwing pitches quickly enough.
Terrance Gore makes a big impact for the Royals with his speed, and only his speed.
Two late goals allowed the Serbians to win, 2-0, and avenge a bitter match last year that was ended when a drone flew over the field.
Wednesday was supposed to be about the debut of the team’s top draft pick but instead focused on Coach Derek Fisher’s off-court relationship.
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The Mets have won games this season started by the Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke, who are 2-5 with a 3.53 E.R.A.
Puig said he would come off the bench for Los Angeles.
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The Americans, up 4-1 after the opening session, had their lead cut to 5½-4½.
Jack Eichel, the Sabres’ 18-year-old rookie center, scored a power-play goal to bring a 3-1 victory over the Senators, after his teammate’s goal was disallowed.
Matz threw about 90 pitches, kept his velocity consistent and felt fine afterward.
Cruz said doctors were prohibiting him from testing his injured left calf for several more days, and there is no timetable for his return to the lineup.
FIFA was plunged into chaos on Thursday with the suspensions of top, powerful leaders.
A soccer team filled with naturalized players suffers a setback in World Cup qualifying.
“Hockey’s Forgotten Promise,” at the Brooklyn Historical Society, tells of the borough’s earlier brush with the N.H.L.
With Sepp Blatter suspended, the top job at FIFA falls to Issa Hayatou, the son of a sultan from Cameroon who has ruled African soccer for 27 years.
FIFA’s vice president, Michel Platini, and its secretary general, Jérôme Valcke, who was already on leave, were also provisionally barred.
Dan Bankhead was the first black pitcher in modern major league history, and there’s a reason you probably didn’t know that.
Alison Lee shot a six-under-par 65 on Thursday for a share of the first-round lead in the L.P.G.A.
For the team, which opens its season on Friday, the move to Brooklyn from its longtime home in Nassau County was destined to be painful for fans.
After firing Coach Joe Philbin on Monday, the Dolphins fired the defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle and promoted the defensive backs coach Lou Anarumo to replace him on Thursday.
Texas belted two home runs, but injuries took their toll on both teams in Game 1 of the American League division series.
When suspended leaders are the best world soccer has got, maybe world soccer should just start over.
For all his diligence as a student of baseball and a Sherpa of high-priced talent, Mattingly has never graced a World Series.
The Cubs have snapped a nine-game postseason losing streak, and now face the Cardinals, the team with the best record in baseball.
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Hernández, known as Chicharito, feels renewed optimism after his transfer to Bayer Leverkusen from Manchester United, and he will be part of Mexico’s attack in Saturday’s Concacaf playoff match.