The Latest: Braves get OF Duvall from Reds for 3 players

The Latest: Braves get OF Duvall from Reds for 3 players

FILE – In this May 1, 2018, file photo Toronto Blue Jays’ pitcher Roberto Osuna throws against the Minnesota Twins in a baseball game in Minneapolis. The Houston Astros traded Ken Giles to the Blue Jays along with a pair of pitching prospects for Roberto Osuna. Houston also sent right-handers David Paulino and Hector Perez […]

LeBron's legacy in northeast Ohio includes a title, disappointment … and hope

LeBron's legacy in northeast Ohio includes a title, disappointment … and hope

The path of LeBron James‘ foundation has, in some ways, mirrored the path of his career. Always a potential powerhouse because of James’ wealth and influence, the operation was somewhat unfocused early on. For example, for several years its major annual event — a city-wide bike-a-thon for kids in his hometown of Akron, Ohio — […]

Braves acquire Brad Brach in trade with Orioles

Braves acquire Brad Brach in trade with Orioles

The Atlanta Braves have acquired right-handed reliever Brad Brach from the Baltimore Orioles for international slot money. Sean Newcomb came within one strike of pitching the first no-hitter by the Atlanta Braves since 1994, but he was denied when Chris Taylor singled in a 4-1 Braves win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. Brach, […]

Joanna Jedrzejczyk questions Rose Namajunas' injury, will 'chase' champ for trilogy

Joanna Jedrzejczyk questions Rose Namajunas' injury, will 'chase' champ for trilogy

CALGARY – Joanna Jedrzejczyk has no intention of leaving the UFC strawweight division before getting another opportunity to put the title belt around her waist. Following consecutive losses to champion Rose Namajunas, Jedrzejczyk (15-2 MMA, 9-2 UFC) has made it clear she wants a trilogy. She took a promising leap toward that with a unanimous-decision victory […]

Panthers' Daryl Williams suffers apparent knee injury during drill

Panthers' Daryl Williams suffers apparent knee injury during drill

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — The first day in pads at training camp turned into what appeared to be the first major Injury for thé Carolina Panthers. Starting right tackle Daryl Williams went down screaming in pain with an apparent right knee injury during team drills. He was carted off. Williams was bowled over by defensive end […]

Tecia Torres on Joanna Jedrzejczyk: 'She's not scary at all'

Tecia Torres on Joanna Jedrzejczyk: 'She's not scary at all'

Ever since Joanna Jedrzejczyk has been in the UFC, she has done her very best to play mental games with her opponents before she steps in the Octagon with them. Oddly though, in her first non-title fight in a very long time she hasn’t done much of that at all to UFC on Fox 30 […]

Here's 1 agent's starting point for new Giants-Odell Beckham Jr. contract

Here's 1 agent's starting point for new Giants-Odell Beckham Jr. contract

giants-obj-training-camp-014.JPG Andrew Mills | NJ Advance Media By Matt Lombardo | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com EAST RUTHERFORD — Giants co-owner John Mara spoke glowingly of Odell Beckham Jr. prior to Thursday’s training camp practice at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center, and revealed that the team plans on beginning contract negotiations with the dynamic wide receiver “soon.”  Beckham is entering the […]

MLB trade: Brewers bolster their bullpen with veteran closer Joakim Soria

MLB trade: Brewers bolster their bullpen with veteran closer Joakim Soria

The Milwaukee Brewers have added some experience to their bullpen for the second half postseason push. On Thursday the Brewers acquired veteran righty Joakim Soria from the White Sox for minor-league lefty Kodi Medeiros and minor-league righty Wilber Perez. The trade is official. Soria, now 34, had 16 saves with 49 strikeouts and a 2.56 ERA […]

Serena Williams Says Frequency Of Her Drug Tests Is 'Discrimination'

Serena Williams Says Frequency Of Her Drug Tests Is 'Discrimination'

Serena Williams says she is being discriminated against with the frequency she has to go through drug testing. Williams took to Twitter on Tuesday saying she was again selected for an anti-doping test. “And it’s that time of the day to get ‘randomly’ drug tested and only test Serena. Out of all the players it’s […]

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