The Mets fell to the visiting Reds despite getting help on offense from Rick Ankiel and Marlon Byrd, who were both part of a tweaked lineup.
Zhang Jike sealed a hat trick of major titles when he beat Wang Hao in the final of the world championships in Paris.
Oscar Pistorius, the South African Paralympic champion who is charged with murdering his girlfriend, will not compete this year, his coach said Monday.
Though the Rangers trail their playoff series against Boston, 2-0, Coach John Tortorella says that his team’s breakdowns can be fixed.
Cincinnati center fielder Shin-Soo Choo, who is expected to be one of the top free agents on the market this winter, might make a great addition for the Mets.
A view of the day in sports, including the final of the Swiss Cup, the World Table Tennis Championships and major league baseball.
Tuukka Rask has surrendered 4 goals on 72 shots in the first two games of the Bruins’ playoff series with the Rangers.
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The Red Bulls defeated visiting Los Angeles, 1-0, Sunday at Red Bull Arena.
The Blackhawks celebrated in the third period as if they had tied the game, but a goal by Andrew Shaw was waved off because he was in the crease.
Yan Gomes’s home run gave a victory to Cleveland, which has won 18 of its last 22 games. <
The former Giro d’Italia and Vuelta winner Denis Menchov of Russia has retired from competitive cycling at 35.
Grasshoppers, Switzerland’s most successful club, ended their longest wait for a trophy when they beat Basel on penalty kicks after a 1-1 draw in the Swiss Cup final in Bern.
Patrolling the stands, using “spotters,” keeping opposing fans separate and assessing each match’s potential for violence are among strategies used.
Watching a Premier League game on television is nothing like the thrilling, exhausting, profane experience of attending one.
Rangers forward Carl Hagelin has not said much about Coach John Tortorella’s criticism of his power-play abilities, but he refutes the idea that he stinks at it.
The injured Bruins defenseman Wade Redden, who was uncertain for Game 3, does not expect a warm reception from Rangers fans once he returns.
The Senators, the team that won’t go away, used a short-handed with 28 seconds left in regulation to beat the Penguins in two overtimes in Game 3.
Winning the Dutch Cup capped a remarkable year for AZ, their American striker Jozy Altidore writes.
Vernon Wells drove in the go-ahead run in the 10th with a ground-rule double after Travis Hafner tied the game in the ninth with a home run, as the Yankees won despite a spotty outing by C.
José Mourinho will leave Real Madrid at the end of the season, opening the door for a return to Chelsea.
Seven more horses owned by the Godolphin stable, owned by Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, tested positive for steroids, the British racing authorities said.
Guan Tianlang, a 14-year-old Chinese amateur, has accepted an exemption to play at Jack Nicklaus’s Memorial Tournament next week in Dublin, Ohio.
The Mets have been unable to find a leadoff batter who regularly gets on base. Manager Terry Collins has tried six leadoff hitters and none have produced.
On a roster full of seasoned players, Iman Shumpert, who is the youngest Knick, said the team did not take care of the little things in its playoff loss to the Pacers.
On Monday, Phil Hughes said he was looking forward to taking the mound Tuesday, although he was peppered with questions about his last start in which he failed to get out of the first.
The soccer coach José Mourinho will leave Real Madrid at the end of the season and is widely expected to return to Chelsea.
Ottawa center Jason Spezza played in Sunday night’s Game 3 against Pittsburgh after missing most of the season with a back injury.
Arsenal scored just once against Newcastle United, and edged out Tottenham Hotspur for the last available passport to Europe’s top competition.